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Note on back: "Daniel Boone monument at Old Town, O. 1940." Text on monument: "In Memory of Col. Daniel Boone and 27 salt makers, taken prisoners at Blue Licks, Ky. by the Shawnees. Feb. 7, 1778 and brought to Old Chillicothe. Boone and eleven were adopted by the Shawnees. Ten were taken over the Bullskin Trail to Detroit and held for ransom. The fate of six is unknown. Boone 1787. narrative. Erected by William A. Galloway, M.D. Pres. for The Greene County Historical Society. 1931"

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Historical markers, Daniel Boone, Old Town, Ohio

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