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121. 'Nature Scarcely ever Formed a More Beautiful Place . . . . ' 'Nature Scarcely ever Formed a More Beautiful Place . . . . ' Overview of the travels of Zebulon Pike's Southwestern Expedition of 1806 through what is now the state of Kansas. The author writes that Pike and his men entered Kansas just north of present-day Fort...

122. Family Brought Flowers into Many Persons' Lives Family Brought Flowers into Many Persons' Lives Article about Howard Bartlow and his flower shop, closed after being in business since 1923, first at 3111 Troost Avenue in "the first 'suburban' shopping area in Kansas City," moved in the late 1920s...

123. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Photo and bio of Robert Snyder, Sr., "president of the Mechanics' Bank of Kansas City, and also of the Missouri Gas Company." Born in Indiana in 1852 and coming to Kansas City in 1880 as a grocer.

124. 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.

125. A Practice of Loose Lending and Little Repayment A Practice of Loose Lending and Little Repayment Discusses the practices and activities of the Downtown Minority Development Corporation under the leadership and guidance of James I. Threatt.

126. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Photo and bio of William Jamison, a lawyer born in Pennsylvania in 1858 and coming to Kansas City in 1886, becoming prosecuting attorney of Jackson County.

127. Finding Beauty in the Ordinary Finding Beauty in the Ordinary Review of show "Way South" by painter Henry Dixon at the Vine Street Studio Art Gallery.

128. 1934-1935 Burials in Municipal Cemetery of Kansas City 1934-1935 Burials in Municipal Cemetery of Kansas City List of burials continued from earlier issue, volume 34, issue 2, Winter 1993, pages 76-78.

129. 'Never once' did Rodriguez expect reward 'Never once' did Rodriguez expect reward Paul Rodriguez is the 2003 recipient of Commerce Bank's Community Service Award. Rodriguez built his company, Rodriguez Mechanical Contractors, from a small start-up business to one of Greater Kansas City's...

130. 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 Charles Hawley Nearing, or Charles Nearing, a lawyer born in New York in 1857 and coming to Kansas City in 1885.

131. 'Your Kansas City and Mine' off the Press; Traces History of Negroes 'Your Kansas City and Mine' off the Press; Traces History of Negroes Book review of "Your Kansas City and Mine," a book written in 1950 by William Young about "the Negro in Kansas City during its 100-year history." Aspects and sections of the book are described, covering...

132. 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 David Franklin Tatum, or David Tatum, "a farmer and stock-raiser of Sniabar township." Born in Sni-a-Bar Township in Jackson County, Missouri in 1842 and serving the Confederacy...

133. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Photo and bio of Captain John Weller (1825-1884), a real estate developer and former riverboat captain. Born in Illinois in 1825 and coming to Jackson County, Missouri in 1854 as a farmer before operating...

134. A New Image for the Old Cowtown A New Image for the Old Cowtown Description of rural to urban evolution.

135. 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. Eleora Norris, a obstetrical physician born in Michigan in 1848 and coming to Kansas City in 1875 with her husband David Norris, a hardware dealer.

136. A Model Institution A Model Institution Illustrations and ad or article about the "New England Safe Deposit and Trust Company" on the "Ninth Street floor of the New England Building, on the corner of [9th Street] and Wyandotte streets, in the...

137. (Mostly) Pleasurable Work at New Space (Mostly) Pleasurable Work at New Space Review of group show at the Green Door, the gallery's inaugural show.

138. 'Went at Night to Hear Hon. Abe Lincoln Make a Speech': Daniel Mulford Valentine's 1859 Diary 'Went at Night to Hear Hon. Abe Lincoln Make a Speech': Daniel Mulford Valentine's 1859 Diary In the diary of Kansan Daniel M. Valentine can be found his personal references to attending Abraham Lincoln's appearances in Kansas in 1859, just before the 1860 presidential election. The diary can be...

139. 'Possum Trot' Gazette, 1838-1978 'Possum Trot' Gazette, 1838-1978 Photo of Sally Rand, a performer in Kansas City in 1978 "at the Newly Restored Loew's Midland Theater" for the sesquicentennial of the Town of Kansas.

140. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. Biographical sketch of Reverend William Dallin, "pastor of the Church of Annunciation, located at the corner of Fourteenth and Wyoming streets in Kansas City," born in Saint Louis in 1847 and assigned...