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The Butterworth Center and Deere-Wiman House in Moline, Illinois

  My birthday of perusing the family tree continued when we toured the Deere-Wiman House. This was the home of John Deere’s son Charles, who followed his father as head of the company. Our guide, Gretchen Small, was incredibly knowledgeable, not only about …