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201. 1886 Tornado 1886 Tornado 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.

202. Bill Hayden to Downtown Law Office 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...

203. Aquarium Aquarium Illustrations and information on plans for an aquarium in Kansas City.

204. Bat Masterson Bat Masterson 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...

205. Barbecue Eatery to Close Two Sites 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...

206. Bibliography of Books of Travel in Missouri Bibliography of Books of Travel in Missouri Bibliography of books about travels in the territory and state of Missouri up to 1912.

207. Another Survivor of Pioneer Days in Bridge Building 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.

208. Archaeology--Ancient Remains in Marion County, Kansas Archaeology--Ancient Remains in Marion County, Kansas Article describing burial mounds of Indians in Marion County, Kansas.

209. Barbie, the Bitch 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.

210. Big Daddy: The Legacy of Joe Gilbert, Kansas City's Most Venerated Restaurateur, Lives On Here--and 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,...

211. 1934 Election Frauds 1934 Election Frauds Collection of clippings about the 1934 election frauds and murders.

212. Answering Machine Answering Machine 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...

213. 1936 Election Frauds 1936 Election Frauds Collection of clippings about the 1936 election frauds.

214. Background of a Bandit: The Ancestry of Jesse James 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...

215. Battle of Belmont, 1861-1991 Battle of Belmont, 1861-1991 Reenactment of Civil War battle in Belmont, Missouri. Tape also includes the siege of New Madrid.

216. Barges on Shoals: Promised for June, Missouri River Barge Line Still Has a Lot of Obstacles to Surmount 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....

217. Bashi-Bazouks and Rebels Too: Action at Camden Point, July 13, 1865 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...

218. 1904 Saint Louis World's Fair 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...

219. 'Overjoyed' At Being An Exile '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...

220. Asa Beebe Cross 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...