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Samuel Adair Cabin, John Brown Memorial Park (moved from original site, Osawatomie, Miami County, KS



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Item Title


Location
John Brown Memorial Park (moved from original site, Osawatomie, KS

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS KS-18
Building/structure dates: 1854 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1860 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1912 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1928 subsequent work
Significance: Not only is this structure a typical frontier cabin but is also notable because John Brown made his headquarters here.

Subjects
Moving Of Structures
Log Cabins
Domestic Life


Related Names
Brown, John
Glenn, Samuel
Adair, Rev. Samuel L.
McCleery, Douglas, Photographer
Noffsinger, James P., Historian


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey Douglas McCleery, Photographer June 1958 INTERIOR VIEW: (CABIN IS IN ENCLOSURE) NORTH WALL
2. Historic American Buildings Survey Douglas McCleery, Photographer June 1958 INTERIOR VIEW: (CABIN IS IN ENCLOSURE) DETAIL OF LOG CONSTRUCTION - NORTH-WEST CORNER
3. Historic American Buildings Survey Douglas McCleery, Photographer June 1958 INTERIOR VIEW: WEST DOOR DETAIL
4. Historic American Buildings Survey Douglas McCleery, Photographer June 1958 INTERIOR VIEW: EAST ROOM, SECOND FLOOR


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