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Altered photo album: Emily Jane (Reddick) Applegate

                Here’s another page in the altered photo album I made for Mother’s Day last year: This page features Emily Jane (Reddick) Applegate. She’s my maternal great-great-grandmother, mother of John Black Applegate, my …
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April’s Cruelties: The Steamboat Sultana Disaster

Everyone knows about the sinking of the Titanic on April 14, 1912, in which 1,517 lost their lives. Few have even heard of the steamship Sultana, which went down in the Mississippi River on April 27, 1865; the tragedy cost …
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