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Nye Historical Marker Dedication
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Marker placed in 2002 to mark the location of Benjamin Nye's
death at the hands of his son-in-law George McCoy.
Dedication Photo- CENTER (people who spoke at the dedication ceremony):
  Richard Drake, Iowa State Senator
Richard Watkins, President Muscatine County Board of Supervisors
Gladys Mittman, Friends of Pine Creek Grist Mill and member Muscatine Genealogical Society
Tom Hanifan, President Friends of Pine Creek Grist Mill
James Hahn, Iowa State Representative
Dedication Photo- RIGHT (Descendants of the Nye family):
  Terry Fischer Elliott, Unknown, Ray Fischer, Donna Vidas, Unknown, Bonnie Fischer Huelsmann
Cathy Fisher Walters, Bonnie Fisher, Darlene Doyle, Jamie Holmberg, Jim Fischer, Lori Doyle Holmberg
The Pine Creek Grist Mill, located at Wild Cat Den Start Park, Muscatine, Iowa, was built in 1848 by Benjamin Nye. Mr. Nye came west from Massachusetts and settled in the new frontier along the mighty Mississippi River.
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Friends of Pine Creek Grist Mill
Wildcat Den State Park
1884 Wildcat Den Road
Muscatine, Iowa 52761-9479