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A House Older than Independence Bows to Progress
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TitleA House Older than Independence Bows to Progress
AbstractPhoto and article about the demolition of the remaining part of the house of Samuel Weston, built in 1826, one year before the formation on the city of Independence, Missouri. Description of Weston, "Independence's first blacksmith," inventor of "the Weston plow," and a native of Ireland dying in 1846.
DateJune/28/1962
SourceKansas City Times
LocationVertical File: Residences
Local SubjectResidences
Weston, Samuel
Residences
Firsts
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID121056
CONTENTdm number26753
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