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Brief Biography of Allen T. Ward [and] Letters of Allen T. Ward
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TitleBrief Biography of Allen T. Ward [and] Letters of Allen T. Ward
AbstractIllustration, letters (from 1847), and biographical article about Allen Ward, a geology teacher and pioneer miller of Westport dying in 1862 in Paola, Kansas. Raised in Ohio and moving to Independence, Missouri by 1840 before starting "a steam mill at Barry, Clay county, Missouri" in 1841 and then being "employed to build a steam gristmill at the Shawnee Methodist mission" in 1843, moved to Westport, Missouri in 1851 as "the first mill in Westport" at Mill Creek and Westport Roads.
AuthorFrank Anthony II Ward
DateMay//1967
SourceWestport Historical Quarterly
Location977.8411 W53
Volume3
Number1
Page6-19
Local SubjectWard, Allen T.
Manufacturing Industry
Geologists
Mills
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID121519
CONTENTdm number18308
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