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Historical perspectives: Chauncey Rose's mythical bribe over route of Cumberland Road never occurred

Chauncey Rose's mythical bribe over route of Cumberland Road never occurred

Description: This article debunks the myth that Chauncey Rose bribed someone in the federal government to make sure the National Road passed by his Prairie House hotel at 7th Street and Wabash Avenue.
Origin: 2012
Created By: McCormick, Mike
Publisher: Terre Haute Tribune Star
Source: http://indianamemory.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/vcpl/id/10470
Collection: Vigo County Public Library
Rights: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/UND/1.0/
Copyright: Copyright Undetermined
Subjects: Rose, Chauncey, 1794-1877
United States Highway 40
Transportation

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