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Waynedale History

MIAMI NATION

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The Miami Nation was presented before the "Fort Wayne Quest Club" by William R. Clark on October 29th 1993: The Miami men hunted and warred and when they were not so engaged they made weapons, held councils, played games, feasted and participated in ceremonies. The women did everything else which included planting and harvesting crops, skinning animals, preparing the meat and hides, making the clothes, building the huts, preparing the meals, rearing the children and carrying the loads between...

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ARCH RESCUES HISTORIC WEST CENTRAL HOMES: SEEKING RESTORATION OWNER

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ARCH, Inc.—Fort Wayne's organization for historic preservation—announces that it has sold the Charles W. Kuhne House at 802-804 West Washington. ARCH purchased the home in May 2007, with a loan from Historic Landmarks Foundation of Indiana, to rescue it from possible demolition. "ARCH would not have been able to make the save for this house, without the assistance of Historic Landmarks Foundation," said Angie Quinn, ARCH Executive Director.

The house came with a three-page list of immediate...

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MIAMI NATION

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The Miami Nation was presented before the "Fort Wayne Quest Club" by William R. Clark on October 29, 1993: Quotes from historians include: "The Miamis were a warrior tribe and during their migrations had frequent conflicts with their allies. However, they actually settled major quarrels in long peaceful councils-at which they excelled." And "Their self-assurance and dominant position among their neighbors can be traced in part to their stable and provident village life, based more on...

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