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  • Quilts for a Cause

    Quilts for a Cause

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    “Gun Boat Quilt” was a term given to the raffle quilts made by southern women in order to finance the building of gun boats needed during the Civil War to protect the ports of the southern states and the shipping lanes in and out of southern harbors. This is part of the story.

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Editor’s Staff
If you are one of the millions who has reached the summit of Pikes Peak, it is certainly a fond memory. At 14,115 feet Pikes Peak is not the highest mountain in Colorado (it ranks 20th), but it is one of the most accessible. Today Postcard History has the cards that may remind you of those good times.

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