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USS Iowa, Battleship Number 4

This month’s postcard features the USS Iowa, the first seagoing battleship.  The USS Iowa was launched on March 28, 1896 and saw a great deal of action during the Spanish-American War. During WWI, the Iowa primarily served as a training … Continue reading

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Rebecca Zellinger Kohli

Photograph from the Jonathan Hamilton family album. The photograph is badly faded due to improper storage over the years.  Notation on back of photograph, ” Great Aunt Rebecca Zellinger Kohli”. I believe that Rebecca is the sister of Catherine Zullinger.  … Continue reading

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