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81. A Missouri Forty-Niner's Trip Across the Plains A Missouri Forty-Niner's Trip Across the Plains Letter from James Evans to his brother, Ellis G. Evans, detailing his October 27, 1850 journey from Missouri to California in 1850. His account is an expressive litany of woes including Indian hostility,...

82. 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,...

83. 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. Benjamin Records, "a physician of the regular profession." Born in Kentucky in 1834 and moving to Liberty, Missouri in 1878 before settling in Kansas City in 1889.

84. 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 George Peace, a farmer"in Fort Osage township, Jackson county," Missouri, born there in 1852.

85. Kansas City Description Kansas City Description Information about Kansas City in the 2001s, or the first decade of the 21st century, with illustrations.

86. Bartle Hall Chief Takes an Unconventional Approach Bartle Hall Chief Takes an Unconventional Approach The executive director of Kansas City's Convention and Entertainment Center is 51-year-old Oscar McGaskey. He oversees Bartle Hall, Municipal Auditorium Arena and the Music Hall. McGaskey had previously...

87. A Midtown Renaissance A Midtown Renaissance Article about the revitalization of Westport and/or Midtown Kansas City, including business organizations and neighborhood associations reclaiming the area after decades of post-war suburban flight, through...

88. 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 Henry Ess, "one of the prominent lawyers of Kansas City and a native of Audrain county, Missouri," born in 1840 and coming to Kansas City in 1865.

89. Little Gomen on the Prairie Little Gomen on the Prairie Review of Martha's Café.

90. Friends Honor Store Owner With Park Court Dedication Friends Honor Store Owner With Park Court Dedication The park at Brookside Court is to be dedicated to the late Bob Arfsten, owner of the Dime Store in Brookside. He died November 9, 2002. The dedication is to be in early May 2005. There is to be a fountain,...

91. Kansas City Description, 1980s Kansas City Description, 1980s Very general description of Kansas City, showing charts for all kinds of basic information.

92. Lete Kolvin Lete Kolvin A collection of photocopied newspaper articles from the Kansas City Star and Kansas City Times that detail the awarding of Lete Kolvin's multi-million dollar estate to two Kansas City residents, Willie...

93. 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.

94. French Settlers French Settlers

95. 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...

96. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. Biographical sketch of Robert Cross, "numbered among the younger members of the medical fraternity of Kansas City," born in Pennsylvania in 1865 and moving to Kansas City in about 1884 as a doctor.

97. A Memorial at Kansas City, Missouri A Memorial at Kansas City, Missouri Illustrations and descriptions of the award-winning designs for the memorial located at Penn Valley Park.

98. Kansas City Dreams Kansas City Dreams The author, Executive Director of the Kansas City Design Center, critiques the latest efforts to redevelop Kansas City's urban core.

99. 'Kids and Coppers'--Not in Headlines 'Kids and Coppers'--Not in Headlines Article about community policing with respect to young people in bad neighborhoods such as the East Bottoms, employing activity groups like the Boy Scouts.

100. Aviation History in Greater Kansas City Aviation History in Greater Kansas City This is the 106 page corrected printer's copy for the published book by the same name. Also contains lay-out pages.