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County's Birthday Party: Jackson County Bicentennial Commission Will Stage Gala Dec. 15 at Independence
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TitleCounty's Birthday Party: Jackson County Bicentennial Commission Will Stage Gala Dec. 15 at Independence
AbstractAnnouncement of the "celebration of the sesquicentennial of Jackson County" in 1976 at Independence, with illustrations and description of the various Jackson County courthouses, starting with the first in Independence built in 1831 (remodeled five times by 1976) and including later ones in Kansas City, such as the first (at 2nd and Main Streets, built in 1872 and damaged in 1886 by a cyclone), the second (pictured, at 5th, Locust, Oak, and Missouri Avenues), and the third (the present "skyscraper courthouse").
AuthorSue Gentry
DateOctober//1976
SourceJackson County Historical Society Journal
Locationq977.841 J14j
Volume18
Number3
Page1-8
Local SubjectJackson County Courthouse - Independence
Courthouses
Firsts
Jackson County Courthouse--Kansas City (Second)
Jackson County Courthouse--Kansas City (Third)
Jackson County Courthouse--Kansas City (First)
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID111161
CONTENTdm number15793
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