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 Following the decline of river traffic in the late 19th century, the commercial life of Belleview quietly faded away.  During the 1937 Ohio River flood, the town and much of the surrounding farmland were inundated. ​ Despite changing currents, Belleview remains one of the best-preserved towns in the [[Boone County|county]];​ its [[historic homes|houses]],​ churches and [[citizens deposit bank|commercial buildings]] still retain the flavor of a 19th century river community. Following the decline of river traffic in the late 19th century, the commercial life of Belleview quietly faded away.  During the 1937 Ohio River flood, the town and much of the surrounding farmland were inundated. ​ Despite changing currents, Belleview remains one of the best-preserved towns in the [[Boone County|county]];​ its [[historic homes|houses]],​ churches and [[citizens deposit bank|commercial buildings]] still retain the flavor of a 19th century river community.
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-  * "​[[Community in 19th Century Belleview Bottoms]]"​ by Cathy Callope+  * "​[[Community in 19th Century Belleview Bottoms]]"​ by Cathy Callopy
   * //​[[http://​bcplfusion.bcpl.org/​Repository/​OldBelleviewCem.pdf|Old Belleview Cemetery Register]]//​.   * //​[[http://​bcplfusion.bcpl.org/​Repository/​OldBelleviewCem.pdf|Old Belleview Cemetery Register]]//​.
  
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