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A Civilized Fortress
September 26, 1820: Daniel Boone died at his home on the Femme Osage near Defiance.
This post was contributed by Ross Malone. A historian and a retired school teacher, Ross has authored many books about Missouri’s history, weird facts, and folk tales. He has also written children’s historical fiction. Visit his website, and buy his books in the Missouri Life store.