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Old Men's Association Meeting Minutes, April 13, 1908
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TitleOld Men's Association Meeting Minutes, April 13, 1908
AbstractMinutes which recorded the visit by Ezra Meeker of Oregon Trail fame to the monthly meeting in April, 1908.
Notes"In March 1908 the monument expedition shipped by boat from Pittsburgh down the Ohio and Mississippi rivers to St. Louis, Missouri. After a short stay Ezra sent the wagon and Mardon[his driver] on a drive across the state to Kansas City while he went ahead by rail. The spring months were spent visiting many of the 'hubs' of the trail in western Missouri and eastern Kansas. The expedition began winding down in May." "Ezra Meeker's March to Washington, March-December 1907", by Dennis Larsen, Overland Journal, Summer 2006, Vol. 24, No. 2, p.69-70.
Date13-Apr-08
LocationSC98, Box 1, Folder 18, p. 134
Local SubjectMeeker, Ezra
Old Men's Association (Kansas City, Missouri)
Item TypeArchival Material
TranscriptionThe Easter meeting of the Association, 2 Pm. Monday April 13/08 was well attended; the meeting room being comfortably filled.After the usual opening exercises, the calling of the roll; and the approval of the minutes, Mr. L.G.A. Copley having joined t
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Item ID215876
CONTENTdm number36646
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