The cabin just north of Grande Isle (pop. 1,955), built in 1783 by Jedediah Hyde Jr., is one of the oldest standing log cabins in the country and is a state historical site.
Jedediah Hyde Jr. Built One of Oldest Log Cabins in Country
https://americanprofile.com/articles/jedediah-hyde-jr-built-one-of-oldest-log-cabins-in-country/By American Profile on March 9, 2003
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