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Cecelia McKeig studies old newspapers at the Beltrami County Historical Society Thursday. She is compiling a picture history of Bemidji for the decades 1940-1960 and welcomes contributions from people who have photos and stories from that era. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper

History of Bemidji: Woman chronicles 20th century middle decades

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Cecelia Wattles McKeig grew up in Bemidji in the years during and after World War II.

She is now in the process of putting together a photo history book of the years 1940-1960 in Bemidji. She plans to have the book published in time for the 2010 All-School Reunion scheduled for Aug. 12-15. It will cost $20.


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