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Our Owl Logo

The Indians knew this place (Deposit) as coke-ose, meaning "place of the owls." But to the early settlers this was so distorted that for many years the settlement was known as "The Cookhouse."

The local chapter of the DAR further adapted the name as its official title calling itself the Koo Koose Chapter. The Deposit Community Historical Society has adopted the owl as its logo. Here is our logo: