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Gossett Family Golden Anniversary
Gossett Family Golden Anniversary
TitleGossett Family Golden Anniversary
DescriptionGroup portrait of the Rev. Jacob Dunham Gossett and Joan (Jo Ann) Frances Ratliff Gossett and their immediate family members taken on their golden wedding anniversary. The family sit and stand in front of the entrance to their home in Independence, Missouri, on South Main and Ruby. Patriotic cloths surround the pillars and at the top of the photo is a banner that reads, "GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY/FATHER and MOTHER MARRIED 50 YEARS/1846/TO DAY./1896." On the back, in pencil is written, "Emma/J. D. Gossett."
Item TypePhotograph, sepia, 15 x 19 in. matted
CollectionGeneral Collection (P1)
NotesAn accompanying type written sheet gives the names of who is in the photograph. The Gosset Family photographs were given to the Missouri Valley Special Collections by Nancy M. Ehrlich in April 1967.
See AlsoGossett Family genealogy vertical file
LocationP1, Oversize B, Gossett Family, #5
Local SubjectGossett Family
Independence, Missouri
Digital Formattiff imported as jpg2000
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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