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Times Past

Remember the Alamo!
It’s been 176 years since the Mexicans scaled the walls of the Alamo in San Antonio, bringing death to about
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Quail Eggs in a Cemetery
Place:  Rhea Cemetery | Dewey County | Oklahoma A tiny nest of quail eggs in the grass.  These chicks will
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Crossing Paths?
Recently, I was working on my family history sites GoogleMap where I mark home sites, cemeteries, migration trails and other
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Lehigh Bank
This lonely building, once a busy bank, is one of a very few left in Lehigh, Oklahoma.  It is now
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Finding Grandfather
A recent search for ancestors took me (in books) to the site of the Cherokee village of Keeowe in South
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Memorial Day … belatedly
Where would I start?  Perhaps with the small beaded buckskin bag that belonged to Cynthia Jane Fletcher Hoggard,
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Maggie the WonderDog
Maggie 15 January 1993 – 24 March 2010 Our friend
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Hastings Shade: Cherokee National Treasure
Tomorrow they will bury my old friend — or maybe his ashes will be scattered somewhere in Cherokee Nation.  Perhaps
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Jewels in Arkansas
They are both gone now, but how can we forget them!?  I have never been in a more loving home,
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