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81. Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men Photo and bio of John Main Guild, or John Guild, general secretary of the Chamber of Commerce, born in Scotland in 1875 and distantly related to poet Robert Burns, emigrating to Kansas City in 1917 as...

82. A Roster of the Lewis and Clark Expedition A Roster of the Lewis and Clark Expedition In addition to a list of events for May through July 2004, the article provides known genealaogical data for members of the expedition.

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 James Reed, a lawyer born in Ohio in 1861 and coming to Kansas City in 1887 with offices in "the Nelson building."

84. Academy to be Built Academy to be Built The City Council approved a contract with Kraus-Anderson Construction Co. to build a new police academy on city-owned land at Interstate 435 and Pleasant Valley Road. Project should be completed by December...

85. 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 William Larkin Webb, or W. L. Webb, "editor and proprietor of the Independence Progress, Independence, Missouri." Born in Jackson County, Missouri in 1856 and becoming a teacher...

86. A Visit to Watkin's Mill A Visit to Watkin's Mill Manuscript (number 13) about the history of Watkins Mill in Clay County, Missouri, "four miles north of Excelsior Springs."

87. Larwin the Horse Larwin the Horse Article about a 3-year-old horse named Larwin, ridden by Eddie Arcaro, winning the Kentucky Derby horse race. The horse was owned by Herbert Woolf of Kansas City, co-owner of the Woolf Brothers clothing...

88. Kansas City Regional Council For Higher Education Kansas City Regional Council For Higher Education

89. A Different Breed of Athlete A Different Breed of Athlete Discussion about male dancers usually not being regarded as athletes but rather as "sissies."

90. Legal Provisions for Negro Schools in Missouri from 1865 to 1890 Legal Provisions for Negro Schools in Missouri from 1865 to 1890 Article about the legal development of Missouri's public school system for black people, nearly all former slaves, in the years following their emancipation in Missouri in 1865-1890.

91. KC @ 150--Lasting Legacies: 135 More KC @ 150--Lasting Legacies: 135 More Biographical sketch of John Bisceglia (1891-1988), an "Italian-born citizen who helped generations of fellow immigrants," arriving in Kansas City in 1918 "to serve his ministry at a community center at...

92. Frisco's Investments in Finer Transportation Frisco's Investments in Finer Transportation Description of the recent improvements to the network of the company's railways, with map.

93. Kansas City Real Estate Exchange Kansas City Real Estate Exchange Folder contains a program/menu for a reorganization dinner held April 19, 1900 at the Hotel Baltimore.

94. Livestock Show an Early Attraction Livestock Show an Early Attraction 1908 photograph of the American Royal show with early history.

95. Frank Walsh: Attorney at Law Frank Walsh: Attorney at Law File containing an article with photos and description of Francis Patrick Walsh, or Frank Walsh (1864-1939), "perhaps, the greatest lawyer Kansas City ever produced." Native of Saint Louis, Missouri coming...

96. A Panoramic View of "Lost Townships," Part II A Panoramic View of "Lost Townships," Part II Mention of Hickman Mills, Missouri in the context of early consolidated schools. Ruskin High School just east of Hickman Mills was the first consolidated high school in the county, started in 1902 and...

97. Automobile Shows Automobile Shows This vertical file folder contains advertising ephemera for the Kansas City Automobile Show.

98. A Noted Pastor Tells Why They Don't Go to Church A Noted Pastor Tells Why They Don't Go to Church Photo of and article by Reverend Burris Jenkins, which includes factors in church attendance, his own background and mentor Alexander Proctor (a pastor in Independence, Missouri), and other issues in the...

99. Kurt Ernst Rau Kurt Ernst Rau Obituary for Kurt Ernst Rau, or Kurt Rau, president of the Rau Construction Company, dying at the age of 71 on October 12, 1972.

100. Air Ports: Kansas City International Air Ports: Kansas City International Photos, maps, architectural drawings, and description of the Kansas City International Airport designed by the firm of Kivett & Myers (and engineered by Burns & McDonnell with landscaping by Sasaki, Walker...