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History of Cunningham

The History of Cunningham

This history of Cunningham begins with a history of Ninnescah. The Ninnescah Post Office opened August 20, 1885. The earliest existing copy of the Ninnescah Herald is dated August 12, 1886, being Volume 1, Number 20. This would place Volume … Continue reading

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First & Main — Cunningham 1912

Courtesy of the Cunningham Museum

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A Barrel of Sand — Cunningham’s First Stop Signal

From a postcard mailed February 20, 1919 to B.F. Doty. Photo was taken at the corner of 1st and Main, with the Shaerd hotel seen in the background–the modern day location of the Cunningham Public Library. Courtesy of the Cunningham … Continue reading

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“A Grand Success”

News from The Cunningham Herald — October 4, 1888 The Cunningham Barbecue and Fair Among the Notable Events of the Season Several Thousand People Present and All Pleased Saturday dawned beautiful and full of promise.  It was to be a … Continue reading

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