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1877Cornerstone of Fairbury College was laid with elaborate ceremonies. The Rev. M. Westley was in charge, prayer was by the Rev. Mark Noble and an address on education by Col. Thomas Harbine. The Fairbury Gazette contained a detailed description of Col. Harbine's new $4,400 brick residence. The two-story eight-room house had no interior plumbing, furnace, …

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