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A brief history of the Illinois Picnic Association. This association was organized to benefit Illinois settlers, having them exchange experiences and just to have a good time. Included with the history are two newspaper articles reporting on the Illinois Picnic Association's gatherings.
Creator: Smith, C.A.
Item Number: 219878
Call Number: Historical collections: Woodson County
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 219878
Collections - Manuscript - History - Woodson County
Community Life - Clubs and organizations - Social and Civic - Illinois Picnic Association
Community Life - Recreation and Sports - Leisure activities - Picnics
Date - 1880s - 1881
Home and Family - Activities - Picnics and outings
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Manuscript
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Newspaper - clipping
Places - Counties - Woodson
Places - Other States - Illinois
Thematic Time Period - Immigration and Settlement, 1854 - 1890
Type of Material - Newspapers - Clippings
Type of Material - Unpublished documents - Manuscript