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Jun 12, 2009 - Hanover, Illinois

6/12 – 6/14 A quick 125 mile trip on US14, US20 and SR84 brought us to the Blanding Landing COE campground near Hanover, Illinois. The campground is about ten miles from Galena, Illinois where we planned to do a little sightseeing. On the 13th Sue (Joan’s sister) drove to our place and spent the remaining two days with us – bunking on our couch. While touring Galena >we toured the Elihu B. Washburne house. Washburne was a congressman and he held the Secretary of State position given to him by President Grant (a neighbor and friend). He held...

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