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Nancy Prince, Crivitz, bends down to show Michael McDowell, 3, how to play a game Saturday during the Peshtigo Historical Day celebration. To McDowell’s right is his sister Lillian, 8, and his mother Brigid, who is holding Lucille, 1. At left is Connie Titter, Smithfield, Virginia. The women were playing the old-fashioned games in clothing that were popular in the 1870s. The Peshtigo Fire took place on Oct. 8, 1871.
EagleHerald/Rick Gebhard
Nancy Prince, Crivitz, bends down to show Michael McDowell, 3, how to play a game Saturday during the Peshtigo Historical Day celebration. To McDowell’s right is his sister Lillian, 8, and his mother Brigid, who is holding Lucille, 1. At left is Connie Titter, Smithfield, Virginia. The women were playing the old-fashioned games in clothing that were popular in the 1870s. The Peshtigo Fire took place on Oct. 8, 1871.