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21. For Wood and Water: Steamboating on the Missouri River from Saint Louis to Fort Union, Dakota Territory, For Wood and Water: Steamboating on the Missouri River from Saint Louis to Fort Union, Dakota Territory, 1841-1846--A Collection of Journals by Capt. Joseph A. Sire Portrait and biographical sketch of Joseph Aime Sire, or Joseph Sire (1799-1854), "one of the two foremost men in the history of steamboat navigation on the Missouri River with Captain Joseph LaBarge,...

22. Kansas City, Missouri: Pictorial and Biographical Kansas City, Missouri: Pictorial and Biographical Biographical sketch of Charles Keith, "president and general manager of the Central Coal & Coke Company" starting in 1907, born in Kansas City in 1873 as the son of the company's founder in 1871, Richard...

23. Former AWG Warehouse Manager says Union "Bent Over Backward" Former AWG Warehouse Manager says Union "Bent Over Backward" Discusses the the events that led to the Teamsters strike against Associated Wholesale Grocers that began on April 1, 2000.

24. A Bite of History A Bite of History Description of the businesses in the preserved buildings of the Garment or Wholesale District along 8th and Broadway Boulevards, mainly restaurants in the 1990s.

25. 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. Walter Mefford, "a regular practitioner of medicine at Kansas City, Missouri," born in Kentucky in 1844 and coming to Kansas City around 1880 after service in the Civil War.

26. For Bill Vaughan, a Spotted Fawn For Bill Vaughan, a Spotted Fawn Profile of Bill Vaughan, the editor and writer of the humorous "Starbeams" column.

27. Ford Family Genealogy Ford Family Genealogy Information about the Ford family including Berenice Ford, granddaughter of William Vliet (1827-1893), a Kansas City businessman around 1870 as a partner of Henry Sebastian with Sebastian & Vliet, contractors,...

28. A Case of Beauty in Municipal Court A Case of Beauty in Municipal Court Profile of Pat Rice, a pretty 20- year-old woman, bringing "glamour to the grim proceedings" of her court work place, with photos.

29. For the Love of Barbecue For the Love of Barbecue Review of Boardroom Bar-B-Q.

30. Kansas City, Missouri: Pictorial and Biographical Kansas City, Missouri: Pictorial and Biographical Photo and bio of Dr.George Coffin, moving to Kansas City in 1887 from Colorado, appointed house surgeon of the city hospital in 1894 and city physician in 1895.

31. For Members Only For Members Only Oldest business club established in 1882, presently located at 1228 Baltimore Avenue. Past members including Harry S. Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, R. Crosby Kemper, and Ewing Kauffman.

32. Former TWA Building Acquired Former TWA Building Acquired Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation purchased the mortgage on the old Trans World Airlines administrative building near Kansas City International Airport. The building is listed on the National Register of...

33. Football Football Folder contains a souvenir program in the shape of a football for the Kansas vs. Missouri football game held on Thanksgiving Day, 1896, at the Exposition Ball Park. The program contains published photographs...

34. George Cemetery (Oak Grove, Missouri) George Cemetery (Oak Grove, Missouri) Many Civil War guerillas are buried in the George Cemetery in Oak Grove, Missouri, in Jackson County.

35. Folly Theater Window Dedicated Folly Theater Window Dedicated Article about the restoration of the "Palladian window complex on the south fa├žade of the Folly Theater, restored through a $25,000 gift from the Kansas City, Missouri, Junior League and a matching grant...

36. A Boone County Album, 1820-1971 A Boone County Album, 1820-1971 Photos (of the musician, his sheet music, and possessions, etc.) and bio of John William Boone, or Blind Boone (1864-1927), "a blind Negro pianist" and "the most widely known citizen of Boone County, and...

37. 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.

38. Fort Bridger, Wyoming: A Brief History Fort Bridger, Wyoming: A Brief History Book about the history of Fort Bridger, in Wyoming, during its use on the Oregon and Mormon Trails, etc., from 1843 to 1890, and its preservation in 1929, with several illustrations, photos, and map.

39. A Big Hole to Be Filled A Big Hole to Be Filled Photo and caption about the construction of the Turkey Creek pumping station at 25th and Fairmount Avenue, costing $102,000 and overseen by "Paul A. Hartung, chief of the sewer division of the city engineer's...

40. 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. Charles Wilson, a physician born in Iowa in 1863 and raised in Lafayette County, Missouri before coming to Kansas City in 1887 as a medical student.