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Kaskaskia, Illinois - July 23, 2005

Short side trip out to the tiny town of Kaskaskia, Illinois.


Turn for Kaskaskia. [2048x1536]

We cross an old Mississippi River channel that was used to define the state line. So it's a piece of Illinois on the Missouri side of the river. [2048x1536]

The road to Kaskaskia, alongside the levee. [2048x1536]

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It is a small town now, but was once the capital of Illinois. [2048x1536]

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There's a bell. [2048x1536]

It's in there. [2048x1536]

And there it is. [2048x1536]

The bell's story. [2048x1536]

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They have a church (depite the lack of people). [2048x1536]

It's a very old church. [2048x1536]
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