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Gossett Family
Gossett Family
TitleGossett Family
DescriptionMembers of the Rev. J. D. Gossett family taken at their house near Independence, Missouri. On the bottom front is "RESIDENCE OF/J. D. GOSSETT/1869." Some family members are on the second-story outside porch; some immediately below on the front porch. Two couples each sit in their own carriage on either side of the entrance.
Item TypePhotograph, sepia, 12 x 15 in. matted
CollectionGeneral Collection (P1)
NotesThe house was built in 1855 by Benjamin F. Thompson, and the Gossett Family bought it in 1867. The house was moved and later became the Old Plantation Restaurant. Photograph given to the Missouri Valley Special Collections by Mrs. Donald B. (Nancy M.) Ehrlich in April 1967.
See AlsoGossett Family genealogy vertical file
LocationP1, Oversize B, Gossett Family, #3
Local SubjectGossett Family
Independence, Missouri
Old Plantation Restaurant
Digital Formattiff imported as jpg2000
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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