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On This Day in Nantucket History

February 28, 1906Read more from February 28, 1906

John Egle, a Nantucket resident who fled to the U.S. from Latvia in 1906, died at the age of 101 in 1988. Read more from February 28, 1906

The Nantucket Historical Association preserves and interprets the history of Nantucket through its programs, collections, and properties, in order to promote the island’s significance and foster an appreciation of it among all audiences.

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