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Jackson County Poor Fa... (4)
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July 291890 (2)
Spring 2004 (1)
1896 (1)

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Newspaper Article (2)
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David Jackson (1)

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1. A Visit To The Poor Farm: How Jackson County Cares For Her Helpless Wards A Visit To The Poor Farm: How Jackson County Cares For Her Helpless Wards July 29, 1890 The subheading reads: "A Description of the Building and Something of the Inmates--The County Judges Contemplate Further Improvements--Two Jay Goulds Happy With Their Imaginary Riches--Some Pathetic Cases...

2. A Visit To The Poor Farm: How Jackson County Cares For Her Helpless Wards A Visit To The Poor Farm: How Jackson County Cares For Her Helpless Wards July 29, 1890 The subheading reads: "A Description of the Building and Something of the Inmates--The County Judges Contemplate Further Improvements--Two Jay Goulds Happy With Their Imaginary Riches--Some Pathetic Cases...

3. Jackson County's Poor Farm Transformed Into a Rich Healthcare Center Jackson County's Poor Farm Transformed Into a Rich Healthcare Center Spring 2004 The author states the focus of this article is to show Jackson County's commitment to caring for its poor over the last 150 years. The history of the poor farm is presented with a map illustration and...

4. O. H. Gentry O. H. Gentry 1896 Biographical sketch of O. H. Gentry, "the efficient superintendent of the Poor Farm and Insane Asylum, of Jackson county." He was born in Kentucky in 1836 and arrived in Independence in 1851 as a carpenter....