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Merrill J. Mattes Research Library & Archives

318 Pacific Street, Independence, MO 64050
+1 816-325-7575
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This library, located near the National Frontier Trails Center, houses original diaries, letters and maps of the early pioneers.
318 Pacific Street, Independence, MO 64050
+1 816-325-7575
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