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In the geographical center of Hancock County, Carthage was founded in the early 1830s and incorporated as a city in 1883. Carthage College was founded in 1870 as a 4-year liberal arts college and the first Lutheran College in the Midwest. The college continued until 1964 when it moved to Kenosha, Wis.
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