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101. Artist James Bass Artist James Bass Profile of Topeka, Kansas, artist James Bass, a sculptor of metals starting in the 1960s, many displayed in Topeka public places and copies in Los Angeles, with photos.

102. From the Archives From the Archives Description of "the Quantrill collection of Warren W. Welch [or Warren Welch]" acquired by the Jackson County Historical Society in 1964 and consisting of letters and other materials being indexed in 1966....

103. Gambling Gambling

104. Frontiers in American Catholicism Frontiers in American Catholicism Photo and review (with no date or page listed) of the book "Frontiers in American Catholicism" by Reverend Walter Ony, a Saint Louis Catholic priest growing up in Kansas City.

105. ''We Are Not Yet Conquered'' ''We Are Not Yet Conquered'' This book covers the ''history of the Northern Cherokee Nation of the Old Louisiana Territory'' including the many Cherokee in Missouri, especialy mid-Missouri.

106. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Biographical sketch of John Harwood, "senior member of the firm of Harwood & Meredith," born in Kentucky in 1862 and coming to Kansas City in 1885 as a lawyer.

107. Fort Carondelet and Osage Amour Propre Fort Carondelet and Osage Amour Propre Fort Carondelet was built by the Chouteau Family in 1794 and was situated south of Kansas City in what is now Vernon County, Missouri. The article describes some of the relationships between the French...

108. Flagpole Sitter atop the West Gate Hotel, 1927 Flagpole Sitter atop the West Gate Hotel, 1927 Story of the daredevil "Shipwreck" Kelly attempting an endurance record atop the Westgate Hotel's flagpole, lasting 146 hours and 13 minutes in 1927.

109. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Illustration and description of the business of "R. B. Wilson & Co., manufacturers of C. D. Rodebaugh's Double Coil Spiral Spring, no. 1125 Walnut Street," a patented spring for bed mattresses.

110. Friends and Partners: William Clark, Meriwether Lewis, and Mid-America's French Creoles Friends and Partners: William Clark, Meriwether Lewis, and Mid-America's French Creoles Article explores the relationship between Meriwether Lewis and William Clark and the French, particularly in St. Louis. Both Pierre and Auguste Chouteau were closely associated with these explorers, especially...

111. 'Good Life' Is Hidden Jewel Downtown 'Good Life' Is Hidden Jewel Downtown This article focuses on one of Kansas City's less visible fountains called "The Fountain of Good Life". It was designed by George Tsutakawa. According to a quote in the article, he "became the preeminent...

112. 'Give 'Em Hell, Mayor Davis!' 'Give 'Em Hell, Mayor Davis!' Photos and article about one day in the life of Kansas City Mayor Ilus Davis, with insights on his activities and discussions of various civic issues of the late 1960s, following the race riots.

113. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town Photo and bio of James De Coursey, president of the De Coursey Creamery Company and "vice-president and one of the organizers of the American Dairies, Inc., which is a top corporate structure in the southwestern...

114. Art Alone Enduring Art Alone Enduring Article about the influences of three women on Midwest art appreciation: Mary Frances Sheldon, Sarah Hannah Joslyn, and Mary McAfee Atkins, the last from Kansas City and instrumental in the founding of...

115. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Biographical sketch of Dr. C. F. Wainright, a physician and medical scientist. Born in Lewis County, Missouri in 1858 and coming to Kansas City in 1890, becoming a professor at "the University Medical...

116. Architecture Along Armour Boulevard Architecture Along Armour Boulevard Nomination form for the National Register of Historic Places for Armour Boulevard, includes map and information on the two apartment buildings there designed by Kansas City architect Nelle Peters for real...

117. Frederick Douglass Frederick Douglass Vertical file contains multiple articles about Frederick Douglass, the famous nineteenth-century African American abolitionist and orator. Included are articles about Douglass’s multiple granddaughters...

118. Liquor Control Ordinance Liquor Control Ordinance

119. An Interview With Felisa Ruiz An Interview With Felisa Ruiz Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded November 7, 1980. 2 sound cassettes (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to...

120. A Branch Office for Pitney-Bowes, Inc. A Branch Office for Pitney-Bowes, Inc. Illustration and caption about the new building for the Pitney-Bowes office supply store to be built at 3239 Broadway Boulevard.