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The state of Boone : the tales we tell, the ones we've been told & the stories we should never forget / Kassie Ritman.

Ritman, Kassie, (author.).

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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon PL - Lebanon HER 977.209 RIT BCAUTH (Text) 34330512962516 Storage Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon HER 977.209 RIT BCAUTH (Text) 34330512962524 Heritage Room Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon HER 977.209 RIT BCAUTH (Text) 34330512962532 Heritage Room Available -
Thorntown PL - Thorntown IN COL 977.209 RIT (Text) 30034001241358 Indiana Collection Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch REF 977.254 RITMAN (Text) 33946003157125 Reference Books . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780997929607
  • ISBN: 099792960X
  • Physical Description: 145 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Indianapolis : Knocking River Press, [2016]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: The forgotten graveyard -- Those 1776 headstones -- Visiting relatives: Tips for cemetery visits for genealogists -- List of Boone cemeteries and gravesites -- Did you know? -- Copperheads, butternuts and golden knights -- National Horse Thief Detective Association -- Pioneer doctors -- Beware of ghouls, body snatchers, resurrectionists, and grave torpedos -- Boone stuff worth knowing -- Immoral boozey Boone -- Swampdoodle was real -- Old time schools of Boone -- Mary Mary Mary -- Cures that might kill you -- Don't worry, Uncle Mose has a Madstone -- Joyriding with freshmen on the loop of fear -- Are you related to Boone royalty? -- Reign of the extension homemakers -- Past county presidents listing -- Man, beast or apparition? -- The Thorntown gorilla -- Time capsules made and found and made again.
Summary, etc.: "The state of Boone, a place filled with graveyards, madesones, cures, history, tall tales, lynching, crimes, characters, gorillas, high hopes, low morals and stuff that makes us laugh until we cry." --Page 4 of cove5r.
Subject: Boone County (Ind.) > History.

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