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Baker traveled to Orange City, Iowa to conduct business with the Peirce & Lewis Land Agents. He provided descriptions of the small town, the Dutch windmill, and the prairie.
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Baker, William Howard, "Letter from W. Howard Baker to Mary M. Stephens, Orange City, Iowa, September 27, 1876" (1876). William Howard Baker Letters. 2.