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Subject:John Snyder, Aurora, Ill., shoots bald eagle, 1899
Post Date:June 15, 2012 at 21:21:02
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St. Charles (Kane County, Illinois) Chronicle, Nov. 24, 1899, Current in Kane County. John Snyder of Aurora, while out hunting near Sugar Grove, shot and captured a bald eagle. The bird is about two thirds grown and the wings measure four feet six inches from tip to tip. (Posted as a courtesy, not related.)