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161. First Mail West: Stagecoach Lines on the Santa Fe Trail First Mail West: Stagecoach Lines on the Santa Fe Trail Descriptions of Dr. David Waldo (1802-1878), an Independence medical doctor and pioneer Santa Fe trader becoming a Mexican citizen and early mail carrier.

162. 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 Benjamin Rice, a farmer in Brooking Township of Jackson County and a former Santa Fe freighter of the 1840s-1850s. Born in North Carolina in 1822 and coming here in 1844 before engaging...

163. . ..Presenting Louis S. Rothschild: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Louis S. Rothschild: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month Photo and biographical article about Louis Rothschild, "chairman of the City Plan Commission," president of the Rothschild's & Sons clothing store, and a director of Community Studies, Incorporated.

164. 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 Richard Steele, a retired "capitalist" of Kansas City. Born in Kentucky in 1832 and raised on "the old homestead being located on the main road between Independence and Westport" near...

165. 1811 Patrick Gass Journal 1811 Patrick Gass Journal Part of the Fitzpatrick purchase, this 1811 copy has particular significance because it once belonged to Elliott Coues, one of the editors of the Lewis and Clark journals. It is inscribed, “To Prof....

166. 10th Street 10th Street

167. First Director of Museum to Return to Kansas City First Director of Museum to Return to Kansas City Photo and biographical article about John Ripley Forbes, or John Forbes, "the first director of the Kansas City Museum who went on to establish 50 children's science centers and museums." Description of...

168. 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...

169. 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. John Punton, a physician born in England in 1854 and emigrating to Kansas City in 1888.

170. 100 Years in Kansas City 100 Years in Kansas City Images and article describing the histories of five Kansas City businesses over 100 years old. The article also includes a list of businesses 50 years old or more.

171. Family Firm Serves World from Pittsburg Family Firm Serves World from Pittsburg Photos and biographical article about the McNally family ownership of a coal mining preparation company based in Pittsburg, Kansas, and serving the world. Photos of the late Thomas McNally, Jr. (son of...

172. 1903 Flood 1903 Flood Many stories and pictures of the flood's effects, occupying most of the issue.

173. 1847 Circular on Services in Independence for Trail Trekkers Turns Up in Oregon Archives 1847 Circular on Services in Independence for Trail Trekkers Turns Up in Oregon Archives Article about the circular and letter published by George Buchanan, Independence postmaster in 1847, "about the facilities of the town" of Independence, Missouri, designed as a guide for travelers to Oregon...

174. 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 J. S. Whitsett, a farmer born in Jackson County, Missouri in 1845 and serving the Confederacy during the Civil War.

175. 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 Pryor, "postmaster and merchant of Buckner, Missouri." Born in Crawford County, Missouri in 1832 and moving to Sibley, Missouri in 1853 as a store clerk before moving to Buckner...

176. 1880 Census Population Schedules: Missouri 1880 Census Population Schedules: Missouri Listing of the address of Annie Chambers in the 1880 Census as a "boarding house," in Ward 5, Super District 6, Enumeration District 15.

177. 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 William Randall, "a contractor and brick manufacturer of Independence, Missouri." Born in West Virginia in 1827 and moving to Independence in 1857 as a brick maker and farmer.

178. 1904 Saint Louis World's Fair 1904 Saint Louis World's Fair File containing a magazine or book excerpt with several large photos and captions from scenes at the 1904 Saint Louis World's Fair, including the Administration Building, Machinery Hall, the California...

179. First Kansas City Police Car First Kansas City Police Car Photo of the supposedly first Kansas City police car. The Packard Model 18 was the first car operated by the Kansas City Police Department, in about 1911.

180. 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 James Crawford Hennessy, "superintendent of the terminals of the Missouri Pacific Railroad" and co-organizer of "the National Reserve Association, a fraternal insurance company."...