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Katie Kentling and the Origins of an Ozarks Community

  • Aired: 01/21/2010
  • 27:31
  • Rating: NR
The origins and settlement of Ozarks communities are often unique and fascinating stories. And the individuals who are original residents are equally remarkable. Ozarks settler Katie Kentling lived an extraordinary life---one in which she personally experienced many sweeping and significant episodes in history and one that ultimately brought her the Ozarks and the founding of a new community.
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Learn about the extraordinary life of Ozarks settler Katie Kentling.
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