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Skunk River - Augusta, Iowa

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Immigrants:

Jones, Dan

Comments:

Augusta, Iowa, on the Skunk River is where Dan Jones built "The Maid of Iowa" during the summer of 1842. His partner was an Augusta businessman by the name of Levi Moffat, whose interest in the steamboat Joseph Smith bought out in 1843.