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New Old News: Laundry Thief

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by Kelsey Boldt 1880 was a different time; this week’s New Old News entry certainly highlights this fact. In the above clipping from the November 20, 1880 issue of the Weekly Agitator, a local laundry thief seems to have been … read more 

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New Old News: St. Peter’s Cathedral Cornerstone

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by Kelsey Boldt During this time of isolation in an effort to curb the spread of COVID-19 the tradition of gathering and celebrating major milestones in life has been put on hold. Birthdays, sporting events, graduations, weddings, religious celebrations – … read more 

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New Old News: April Fools Scoundrel

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by Kelsey Boldt One of the services we provide at the library is support for patrons near and far in their research efforts. While scrolling through our microfilm reels I’ve found myself on more than one occasion getting distracted by … read more 

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