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Thursday, November 12th, 2009
Photo by Janie Southard
Rachel Barber, administrator of the Auglaize County Historical Society, carefully unfolds a stampless letter, circa 1846, which the society recently purchased on eBay. The letter was asking for the separation of Auglaize County from Mercer County.
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WAPAKONETA - The county historical society recently purchased a 1846 stampless letter that accompanied a petition "praying for the erection of the new county of Auglaize." "About six weeks ago I got an e-mail telling me there w . . .
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