Durango plaque finds way home after Okla. trip, fire, wind, water

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Durango plaque finds way home after Okla. trip, fire, wind, water

A plaque from the old Durango Mercantile Co., lost in a fire in 1948, was eventually discovered by a tourist fly-fishing in the Animas River in the 1970s. It’s back home now, just sent to the Animas Museum from Tushka, Okla.

Durango plaque finds way home after Okla. trip, fire, wind, water

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A plaque from the old Durango Mercantile Co., lost in a fire in 1948, was eventually discovered by a tourist fly-fishing in the Animas River in the 1970s. It’s back home now, just sent to the Animas Museum from Tushka, Okla.
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