A President, A Church, and Trails West

A President, A Church, and Trails West

Competing Histories in Independence, Missouri

Book - 2008
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"Examines the efforts of Independence, Missouri, to preserve and balance competing elements of the city's history: as the hometown of President Harry S. Truman; as the site where Joseph Smith established the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; and as the historic gathering place for western emigration"--Provided by publisher.
Published: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c2008.
ISBN: 9780826218018
Branch Call Number: 977.841 TAY
Characteristics: xvii, 274 p. :,ill., maps ;,25 cm.


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