Maple City Memories

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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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Monmouth Girl Fell Under Spell Of ‘Hindoo Palmist’

Story Courtesy of Jeff Rankin, Monmouth College Historian Author and Literacy Critic. (picture courtesy of medium.com) Near the turn of ...
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‘Uncle Dick’ Was World’s Oldest Active Methodist Minister

Story Courtesy of Jeff Rankin, Monmouth College Historian Author and Literacy Critic. Monmouth’s historic Quinby House was the home of ...
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Mayo Williams Broke Racial Barriers

Story Courtesy of Jeff Rankin, Monmouth College Historian Author and Literacy Critic. The richness of Monmouth’s African American heritage has ...
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Henderson County—The Steel Capital Of The Midwest?

Story Courtesy of Jeff Rankin, Monmouth College Historian Author and Literacy Critic. Lomax Township in southwestern Henderson County is a ...
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Forgotten Monmouth College Chemist Left Scientific Legacy

Story Courtesy of Jeff Rankin, Monmouth College Historian Author and Literacy Critic. Monmouth College’s chemistry department is the stuff of ...
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Frontier Judge Assisted Women’s Fraternity Movement

Story courtesy of Jeff Rankin, Monmouth College Historian Author and Literacy Critic. Monmouth College is remarkable for its history of ...
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