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Lost Pictures: Looking for 1887 Wedding Picture

By Maureen Taylor on Wednesday, October 14th, 2009 in Ask Maureen. No Comments

I love this column. Brian Nichols wrote for help. He’s looking for an 1887 wedding picture. Here’s his story: My great-grandfather was a traveling cigar salesman from St. Louis. On December 7, 1887 my great-grandmother, Adelia, left her family’s farm in Wisconsin and eloped to Canton, South Dakota Territories with great-grandpa Frank A. Nichols. Two […]