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201. A Home Filled with Memories to House a Town's Culture A Home Filled with Memories to House a Town's Culture Article about the history of the residence of the family of James L. Dalton in Poplar Bluff and the house's preservation as an art museum.

202. Greater Kansas City Official Year Book, 1904-05 Greater Kansas City Official Year Book, 1904-05 Description of the school system's organization and history.

203. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1808-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1808-1908 A series of 6 lectures given to raise a fund for purchase of books. "Resolved, that there be established in connection with our schools, a library for the use of the officers, teachers and scholars of...

204. Indian Agent William Gay: A Victim of Bleeding Kansas Indian Agent William Gay: A Victim of Bleeding Kansas Biographical article about William Gay (~1805-1856), an Indian agent in Kansas Territory, and "an native of New York state and a farmer" arriving in 1856 and shot the same year in Westport by proslavery...

205. History of The Kansas City Call History of The Kansas City Call Brochure giving the early history of the establishment of The Call newspaper, focusing on biographical information of the founder, Chester A. Franklin.

206. A School That Once Was A School That Once Was Author describes his experiences as a student at Southwest High School, located at 65th and Wornall. Article includes a description of an "unwritten caste system" that existed in the school's first four...

207. History of Railroad Building into and out of Kansas City History of Railroad Building into and out of Kansas City History of major railroad companies starting with the earliest listed, the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company, in 1859.

208. Grandeur of Kansas Plains Impressed Walt Whitman on Trip to West in 1879 Grandeur of Kansas Plains Impressed Walt Whitman on Trip to West in 1879 Portrait and biographical article about Walt Whitman, a nationally prominent poet visiting Kansas in 1879 on a trip to the West, "[a]rriving in Kansas City late in the afternoon of September 13" before...

209. A House without Open Porches A House without Open Porches Illustration and caption about "the new residence of R. E. McDonnell [or Robert McDonnell], a consulting engineer" with enclosed "sleeping porches" and other innovative features. Designed by architects...

210. 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. Mark Edgerton, "ex-dean and professor of materia medica in the Kansas City Homeopathic Medical College," born in New York in 1854 and moving to several towns before arriving...

211. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance At 14th and Grand Avenues.

212. History of Montgomery County, Missouri History of Montgomery County, Missouri Description of the "uneasiness in Montgomery county among the settlers" following the Black Hawk War of 1832, leading to the mustering of militia in northern Missouri to guard against potential Indian...

213. History of the Kansas City, Missouri, Post Office, 1845-1983 History of the Kansas City, Missouri, Post Office, 1845-1983 History of the postal service in Kansas City, "from its meager beginning in a small grocery store in 1845 with William M. Chick.

214. Gregg Tabernacle, AME Gregg Tabernacle, AME Pamphlet for opening day service from March 1963.

215. Livestock Industry Livestock Industry Material pertaining to the livestock industry in Kansas City.

216. Independence Avenue Baptist Church Independence Avenue Baptist Church

217. Founders of Methodism in This Community Founders of Methodism in This Community Mention of Captain R. H. Cannon as a member of one of the first Methodist Churches in Kansas City on 5th Street.

218. George Grant and the Legacy of Victoria Colony George Grant and the Legacy of Victoria Colony Photos and biographical article about George Grant, "the founder of Victoria Colony, Kansas," in the western part of the state in 1873 and "introduc[er] of Angus cattle to the United States" from his native...

219. History of the First District State Normal School, Kirksville, Missouri History of the First District State Normal School, Kirksville, Missouri Book on the history of the "State Normal School System" in Missouri and the First District State Normal School in Kirksville, in Adair County, Missouri.

220. 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 Dr. J. P. Jackson, a physician born in Virginia in 1845 and coming to Kansas City in 1881 as a professor of surgery at "the University Medical College of Kansas City," with residence at...