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1876 Sherwood Anderson (Ohio-born Author: Winesburg, Ohio) Sherwood Anderson
1917 Carol Kendall (Ohio-born Children's Author) Carol Kendall Young-adult Authors
Robert Ward (Ohio-born Composer) Ohio Composers American Composers
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1803
Travelling with Lewis and Clark

Lewis: It was clear this morning so we set out at sunrise. We had to lift the boat over some riffles. I observed many pigeons passing over us moving south. The squirrels continue to cross the river from north-west to south-east. We arrived at Marietta which is a hundred miles from Wheeling. We will lay here all night and I wrote the President. I then dismissed two of my hands and hired two more. This evening I was visited by Col. Green, the postmaster of this town, he is much a gentleman and an excellent republican.
Ohio West Virginia President Thomas Jefferson Squirrels Keelboats The Ohio River University of Kentucky University of Nebraska

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