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Features on the Diamond have changed over the years

August 2, 2013

Photo from the St. Marys Historical Society collection Pictured is the Veterans’ Monument on the Diamond along with a marker honoring members of the St. Marys Servicemen's Burial Detail and a marker indicating the location of a time capsule.

Editor's note: This is the sixth in a series of articles from a presentation recently given by local historian Ray Beimel on the history of the Diamond.
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The appearance of the Diamond has changed several times over the years, going from privately owned land housing businesses to its present state owned by the City. 
While the Diamond now contains Christmas trees, at one time there was a fountain and Civil War cannon and cannonballs.

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