Sturdevant House Historians Visit Waverly
Colorado Couple Meet with Supporters
Posted by CC on April 11th, 2009 10:30 am
Two Colorado historians with a familial connection to the Sturdevant House in Waverly will be in Iowa next week. Kathy and Rick Sturdevant are hoping to raise at least $35,000 before April 14 so they can buy Rick's great-great-great-grandfather's house at a sheriff's sale. They hope to preserve the 1855 house and convert it into a living history site. According to the Waverly Democrat, the site will "educate students and visitors about frontier social history, Native American relations, Waverly's war service, Bremer County, and historic preservation."
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