Title: Gossett Family

Description: Members of the Rev. J. D. Gossett family taken at their house near Independence, Missouri. On the bottom front is "RESIDENCE OF/J. D. GOSSETT/1869." Some family members are on the second-story outside porch; some immediately below on the front porch. Two couples each sit in their own carriage on either side of the entrance.

Date: 1869

Item Type: Photograph, sepia, 12 x 15 in. matted

Collection: General Collection (P1)

Notes: The house was built in 1855 by Benjamin F. Thompson, and the Gossett Family bought it in 1867. The house was moved and later became the Old Plantation Restaurant. Photograph given to the Missouri Valley Special Collections by Mrs. Donald B. (Nancy M.) Ehrlich in April 1967.

See Also: Gossett Family genealogy vertical file

Location: P1, Oversize B, Gossett Family, #3

Subject: Families;

Local Subject: Gossett Family; Independence, Missouri; Old Plantation Restaurant;

Digital Format: tiff imported as jpg2000

Barcode: 10022892

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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