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Local History Index (No Images, Only Citations)
Aerial Views (Curtiss Flying Service)
Business Buildings (Henry Green)
Coon-Sanders Nighthawks Orchestra
Eldridge Slides of Kansas City
Guadalupe Center Photographs
Guerrillas and Outlaws
Hargrave Photograph Collection
Journal-Post Photographs (Zeldin)
Photographs (General Collection)
Postcards (Mrs. Sam Ray's)
Music - Dance - Theater
Native American & Western Photograph Collection
Nelly Don Photographs
1951 Kansas City Flood
Nineteenth-Century Kansas City
South Central Business Association
Willis Castle Memorial Photographs
The Lathrop grade school at 6th and May Streets was destroyed by a cyclone on May 11, 1886. 15 children were killed when the belfrey crashed through the roof.
Bill Hayden to Downtown Law Office
File containing a biographical article about William Hayden, a black Kansas City lawyer with offices "at the Traders National bank building at 12th and Grand" and formerly at 1825 A Vine Street and 1509...
Illustrations and information on plans for an aquarium in Kansas City.
Photos and information about William Barclay Masterson (Bartholomew Masterson according to one source), or Bat Masterson (~1853-1921), "best remembered as the lawman who helped clean up Dodge City in the...
Barbecue Eatery to Close Two Sites
KC Masterpiece Barbecue and Grill has decided to close its Country Club Plaza and St. Louis restaurants and concentrate on its "flagship" restaurant at 10985 Metcalf in Overland Park. "Rich Davis, a former...
Bibliography of Books of Travel in Missouri
Bibliography of books about travels in the territory and state of Missouri up to 1912.
Another Survivor of Pioneer Days in Bridge Building
Photo and caption about a covered bridge "spanning a small tributary of Grand River northwest of Chillicothe, in Livingston County," Missouri.
Archaeology--Ancient Remains in Marion County, Kansas
Article describing burial mounds of Indians in Marion County, Kansas.
Barbie, the Bitch
Details how some adult gay men are enamored with and spend large amounts of time collecting Barbie dolls, and how they could not indulge in their hobby as children.
Big Daddy: The Legacy of Joe Gilbert, Kansas City's Most Venerated Restaurateur, Lives On Here--and Elsewhere
Photo and biographical article about Joseph Gilbert, Sr., or Joe Gilbert (19?~1985), a formerly prominent local restaurateur and partner in the Gilbert Robinson Restaurant Group. Review of his career,...
1934 Election Frauds
Collection of clippings about the 1934 election frauds and murders.
Series of questions and responses that address topics of local history and curiosity. Topics covered include: the Kansas State Seal, the flags along Grand Boulevard, UMKC's kangaroo mascot, the county...
1936 Election Frauds
Collection of clippings about the 1936 election frauds.
Background of a Bandit: The Ancestry of Jesse James
Chapter of the book about the ancestry of outlaw Jesse James, including his uncle, Thomas Martin James (1823-1903), brother of Jesse's father, Robert Sallee James, (1818-1850), and a native of Kentucky...
Battle of Belmont, 1861-1991
Reenactment of Civil War battle in Belmont, Missouri. Tape also includes the siege of New Madrid.
Barges on Shoals: Promised for June, Missouri River Barge Line Still Has a Lot of Obstacles to Surmount
Article about the progress on "Kansas City's barge line" for Missouri River shipping traffic, planned for opening in June 1935 but encountering more navigation, storage, and railroad transfer difficulties....
Bashi-Bazouks and Rebels Too: Action at Camden Point, July 13, 1865
Article tells the story of skirmish at Camden Point, Platte County, and its background. Conflict between the occupying Union forces and Missouri State Militia and southern sympathizers in northwest Missouri...
1904 Saint Louis World's Fair
File containing a magazine or book excerpt with several large photos and captions from scenes at the 1904 Saint Louis World's Fair, including the Administration Building, Machinery Hall, the California...
'Overjoyed' At Being An Exile
Steve Penn's "Commentary" feature column provides information about Pete O'Neal and his communicating by speaker phone from Tanzania, Africa to a group gathered at the Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Center...
Asa Beebe Cross
Short biography of Kansas City architect Asa Beebe Cross (1826-1894), listing his major designs, including the Pacific Hotel, the first Kansas City Union Depot, the Blossom House Hotel, the Jackson County...
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