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1783

The recorded owner of Organ cave was John Gardner

Other events that happened on or around 1783

1812

Organ Cave was mined for saltpeter to manufacture gunpowder

Other events that happened on or around 1812

1822

Organ Cave was owned by John Rogers

Other events that happened on or around 1822

1914

James H. Boone installed light bulbs in Organ Cave

Other events that happened on or around 1914


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