Commentary: Planed-Log Walls Packed With History Of City, State

Posted: March 20, 2014 at 6 a.m.

The 1986 form nominating Rabbit's Foot Lodge to the National Register of Historic Places describes how the area was settled in the 1840s, but Springdale didn't flourish until after 1881, when the St. Louis and San Francisco Railroad came through.

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