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Re: Diggins MO. anoyone know why?
Posted by: Thom Diggins Date: November 21, 1999 at 12:42:13
In Reply to: Diggins MO. anoyone know why? by Jay Diggins of 240

I have a postmarked envelope from the Diggins, MO post office, but I don't know why the town is so named. I have always assumed it refers to a mining operation of some kind - a "diggings" - like Malakoff Diggins in California.


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