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61. Aberdeen Hotel Aberdeen Hotel File containing a photocopy of a pamphlet or book excerpt advertising the amenities of the Aberdeen Hotel (with photos of exterior and interior scenes) at 514 East 9th Street, adjoining the Kansas City...

62. Abiel Leonard, Yankee Slaveholder, Eminent Jurist, and Passionate Unionist Abiel Leonard, Yankee Slaveholder, Eminent Jurist, and Passionate Unionist Chapters in the book focus on Leonard's ancestry and early life, his duel with Taylor Berry, his politics, family life, slave holding, lawyer and judgeship responsibilities, federal politics, and the Civil...

63. Abner Holton Deane (1828-1912): Man of Courage and Conviction Abner Holton Deane (1828-1912): Man of Courage and Conviction George Caleb Bingham painted Deane and entitled his picture "Major Deane in Jail". Deane, a Baptist minister, was in jail because of the loyalty oath. Although he sided with the Union, he had assisted...

64. Fashionable Pearl Street Fashionable Pearl Street Mention of John McReynolds as "the printer who 'set up' the 'ads'" for the Western Journal of Commerce newspaper at 10 Main Street, residing at 1415 East 16th Street.

65. Abortion Limits Question Persists in Veto Session Abortion Limits Question Persists in Veto Session Discusses the veto session planned by Missouri legislators in which they are to vote on an abortion bill, HB427.

66. A Winter Scene out of the Past A Winter Scene out of the Past Illustration and caption about the painting by artist Gale Stockwell of the barn (torn down by 1969) "on the farm of Stuart Perkins, realtor and developer of the Briarcliff addition" in Clay County, Missouri....

67. A Poet Talks of Indians A Poet Talks of Indians Brief article profiling poet and scholar John G. Neihardt, on the occasion of a personal reading from his epic group of poems Cycle of the West at the Community Church (Linwood Boulevard and Forest Avenue)....

68. A Visit to the Shawnee Methodist Mission in Shawnee Mission, Kansas A Visit to the Shawnee Methodist Mission in Shawnee Mission, Kansas Manuscript (number 6) about the history of the Shawnee Methodist Mission for the Shawnee Indians in present-day Johnson County, Kansas, established in 1830 by Thomas Johnson.

69. About Town About Town About Town column.

70. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. Photo and bio of D'Estaing Dickerson, "a prominent physician and surgeon, and president of the Western Medical Surgical Institute of Kansas City," born in New York in 1835 and arriving in Kansas City in...

71. About Town About Town Description of "the celebration of the 50th wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Otto Schmid, 4309 Holly street." Description of Otto as a "former assistant [United States] district attorney" practicing...

72. About Town: Remember James Crews? About Town: Remember James Crews?

73. Farms Owned by Isaac McCoy Farms Owned by Isaac McCoy Mention of James Hunter as the purchaser of a tract of land in the Kansas City area around 1840 from John McCoy. Also mention of Abraham Pallette, owner of another local piece of land purchased from him...

74. Acquisition of WDAF-TV Acquisition of WDAF-TV Unverified first official news of the acquisition of the Kansas City Star's television news station, WDAF-TV, according to the local history index card.

75. About Town: Ex-Senator to Celebrate Birthday About Town: Ex-Senator to Celebrate Birthday Biographical description of Harry Darby, Jr., "retired U. S. senator and industrialist who built the Darby Corp[oration]." He was born in Kansas City, Kansas, in 1895 and celebrated his 90th birthday known...

76. A Tale of Two Projects: New Planning Processes Change Community Attitudes A Tale of Two Projects: New Planning Processes Change Community Attitudes Introduction to two separate articles showing how two projects in 1998 were stopped as a result of strong community opposition, and the later results when the community became involved in the planning...

77. Abuse and Murder on the Frontier: The Trials and Travels of Rebecca Hawkins: 1800-1860 Abuse and Murder on the Frontier: The Trials and Travels of Rebecca Hawkins: 1800-1860 This is an in-depth study of the life of Rebecca Hawkins who hired her neighbor Henry Garster to murder her husband Williamson. It covers such subjects as spousal abuse, legal procedures, slavery, and...

78. A Touch of Spain A Touch of Spain Review of El Patio.

79. Abram Comingo Abram Comingo Paper read before the Kansas City Bar Association by James F. Mister on June 13, 1896. Paper includes the personal tributes of several judges and is divided between Comingo's professional life and political...

80. About Town: Man Ready to Fly Again to Make Santa Real About Town: Man Ready to Fly Again to Make Santa Real File containing a photo and biographical article about James Walker, a retired 80-year-old pilot (in 1975) preparing "to duplicate an airplane flight of 50 years ago [Christmas Eve of 1925) which would...