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Includes bibliographical references (p. 46-48).
|Statement||by Robert Perry.|
|LC Classifications||F459.P74 P47 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ii, 58 p. :|
|Number of Pages||58|
|LC Control Number||97116071|
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During the Fall and Winter ofJack canvassed the Big Sandy Valley in search of good men and good mounts, and in the Spring ofaccording to John B. Wells III, he used the May House.
The May House in North Prestonsburg, Kentucky, built by Samuel May inis the oldest brick home in the Big Sandy Valley.A century ago it was the hub of a three-hundred-acre farm, and, from its little knoll, commanded a view of green meadows, herds of cattle, and fields of corn and wheat.
The Oldest House in the Valley: Chapter Three: Building the May House: In Samuel May began building the house which is the subject of this book.
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