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81. 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.

82. . ..It's Not a Car. ..It's Not a Plane: It's Morgan! . ..It's Not a Car. ..It's Not a Plane: It's Morgan! Article about the predictions for Kansas City of business man and political aspirant from Texas, Morgan Maxfield, with extensive discussions on sectors of the city's economy and areas with high potential...

83. First Six Months in Kansas City: Form of Council-Manager Government Adopted; Next Step Is to Apply the First Six Months in Kansas City: Form of Council-Manager Government Adopted; Next Step Is to Apply the Spirit Review of the first six months of the city government under the new council-manager form of government, pointing out improvements but notably weaknesses such as a sininster partisanship and uneven employment...

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. Photo and bio of George Elliott, "assistant prosecuting attorney of Jackson county," born in Howard County, Missouri, in 1851 and coming to Kansas City in 1887.

85. Family Heirloom Family Heirloom Article features the Alaskan Fur Company and owners Myron Wang and his daughter Missy Wang Smart. Alaskan Fur Company is one of the oldest fur retailers in Kansas City, enduring through three generations....

86. Actors and Actresses Actors and Actresses File contains articles arranged alphabetically about actors and actresses with ties to Kansas City.

87. 'Necklace' is a Jewel 'Necklace' is a Jewel Review of of show at Review Studios, 1708 Campbell, by Lynus Young.

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 Robert Quarles, a lawyer born in Indianapolis in 1847 and coming to Kansas City about 1860 with his mother.

89. First White Children Born in Kansas First White Children Born in Kansas Chronology of the first white children born in Kansas, starting in 1828 and including the first white child born at the Methodist Shawnee Indian mission in 1830, "Susanna Adams Dillon," or Susannah Yoacham...

90. 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. Jabez Jackson, "one of the younger representatives of the medical profession in Kansas City" born in Labadie, Missouri, in 1868 and coming to Kansas City in 1884, becoming a...

91. A Fragmentary Journal of William L. Sublette A Fragmentary Journal of William L. Sublette William Sublette's record of the beginning of a trip made with Sir William Drummond Stewart to the Rocky Mountains in 1843 (entries for May 1 through June 10). Journal includes detailed expense accounting...

92. Bombay's Away Bombay's Away Review of Touch of Asia.

93. Blueprints for a Dream Blueprints for a Dream Illustrations of city projects and plans including architectural drawings and paintings. Discusses FOCUS (Forging Our Comprehensive Urban Strategy).

94. '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...

95. '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.

96. 40 Years Ago 40 Years Ago

97. 1980 [and 1982] Annual Report: Department of Public Works, Kansas City, Missouri 1980 [and 1982] Annual Report: Department of Public Works, Kansas City, Missouri Review of the major city engineering events, including the rebuilding of the Kemper Arena roof and the construction of the replacement Main Street Viaduct and Kasnas City Skill Center.

98. First Rotogravure Section of Kansas City Star First Rotogravure Section of Kansas City Star Unverified first Rotogravature Section of the Kansas City Star of the Star newspaper, according to the local history index card.

99. AC5 Metropolitan A. M. E. Zion Church AC5 Metropolitan A. M. E. Zion Church The Metropolitan A.M.E. Zion Church Collection documents the business and financial activities of the Metropolitan A.M.E. Zion Church in Kansas City, Missouri. The collection covers the period 1945-1981...

100. 1998 Sierra Club Sprawl Report: 30 most sprawl-threatened cities. 1998 Sierra Club Sprawl Report: 30 most sprawl-threatened cities. Kansas City ranks number five amongst the ten most sprawl-threatened cities, according to a report from the Sierra Club. It has more freeway lane miles per car than any other city in the country.