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Catalog Number 00051
Object Name Broadax
Description Samuel Lockridge brought this broadaxe to Warren Count, Iowa in 1853. Samuel Lockridge born in Virginia, lived in Indiana in 1854. Had a sawmill on North River near old Green Buch, in which mill he was killed in 1865. His widow, still living April 1, 1940, celebrated her 90th birthday in March 1940. She lives with a daughter Mr.s C.B. Davidson on a farm. Came to that place when three years old. Donor is granddaughter of Samuel Lockridge.
Source Pierce, Mrs. Hephzebah Lockridge
Received Date 03/30/1940