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Old Clay County Farm Advocated for State Park: Deserted Mill, School and Church Draw Eyes to Watkins Place
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TitleOld Clay County Farm Advocated for State Park: Deserted Mill, School and Church Draw Eyes to Watkins Place
AbstractFile containing an article about the proposed designation of the "the old Watkins farm in Washington township [of Jackson County]" for transformation "into a state park." History of the site back to its start as a farm of Waltus Watkins of Liberty in the 1830s with a flour mill built in 1849, log house built in 1851, and wool mill built in 1860.
DateSeptember/8/1935
SourceKansas City Journal-Post
LocationVertical File: Mills--Watkins
Page4A
Local SubjectWatkins Mill State Park
Missouri State Parks
Parks
Mills
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID118834
CONTENTdm number26111
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