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Late-Night ‘Pizza Call’ Devastated Downtown Monmouth

Story Courtesy of Jeff Rankin, Monmouth College Historian Author and Literacy Critic. When an arson fire damaged Monmouth’s Security Savings ...
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Pearl Harbor Anniversary Recalls Bravery Of Monmouth Men

Story Courtesy of Jeff Rankin, Monmouth College Historian Author and Literacy Critic. In the 20th century, two Monmouth men made ...
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Post Office Replaced Monmouth’s Longest-Operating Hotel

Story Courtesy of Jeff Rankin, Monmouth College Historian Author and Literacy Critic. Monmouth’s first hotel, built in 1833, was a ...
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Oquawka Publisher Sought Partnership with Edgar Allan Poe

Story Courtesy of Jeff Rankin, Monmouth College Historian Author and Literacy Critic. In the middle of the Bronx in New ...
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The Man Behind Pi Beta Phi’s Holt House

Story Courtesy of Jeff Rankin, Monmouth College Historian Author and Literacy Critic. Monmouth has long been a Republican town, but ...
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The Tin Goose

Story Courtesy of Jeff Rankin, Monmouth College Historian Author and Literacy Critic. If you recall the original Monmouth Airport, which ...
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Current Monmouth City Hall Built To Last

Story Courtesy of Jeff Rankin, Monmouth College Historian Author and Literacy Critic. To earn the trust of their customers, banks ...
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Monmouth Man Brought Ben-Hur To the Stage

MONMOUTH MAN BROUGHT ‘BEN-HUR’ TO THE STAGE Story Courtesy of Jeff Rankin, Monmouth College Historian Author and literary critic William ...
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Great Monmouth Fire

GREAT MONMOUTH FIRE’ PRECEDED CHICAGO BLAZE BY MONTHS (Picture courtesy of medium.com) Jeff Rankin, Monmouth College Historian On Oct. 8, ...
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Firemen’s Contests Were Source Of City Pride In 19th Century

Story Courtesy of Jeff Rankin, Monmouth College Historian Author and Literacy Critic. America has always loved spectator sports, so it’s ...
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