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Local History Archives - September 2009

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The Old City Cemetery

 Stock photoThe Springfield Old City Cemetery near Campbell and State Streets was relocated in the 1800's...or was it?    More...
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 Stock photoCharivari or Shivaree were a loud and noisy way to welcome young newlyweds to their home.  Enough noise was generated to have laws restricting "chivarees" in the Springfield city limits.  More...

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