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201. 9 More in the Hot Seat: LaserCycle 9 More in the Hot Seat: LaserCycle Photo and description of Rick Krska, owner and president of LaserCycle, Incorporated, a business "recycl[ing] laser toner and inkjet cartridges. ..provid[ing] consumers a more economical and ecologically...

202. 60-Minute City 60-Minute City Graphics and statistics reflecting what happens in Kansas City between 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. in 2008. It was based on an article, "The Busiest Hour on Earth" that ran in New York's "World Magazine" in 1906....

203. ''A Species of Town-Building Madness'': Quindaro and Kansas Territory, 1856-1862 ''A Species of Town-Building Madness'': Quindaro and Kansas Territory, 1856-1862 Story of the town of Quindaro, Kansas, which materialized for a short while on the Missouri River upriver from the Town of Kansas (Kansas City) in 1857. The site was selected by Abelard Guthrie and Charles...

204. 1831 Unchronicled Courthouse Familiar [Past Future?] Is Not First Brick Courthouse 1831 Unchronicled Courthouse Familiar [Past Future?] Is Not First Brick Courthouse Investigative report on the "discovery of the existence of an apparently unchronicled early Jackson County Courthouse, built in 1831 on Independence Square, demolished in 1836, and replaced on its foundation...

205. 15th Streets 15th Streets

206. 9 More in the Hot Seat: FirstGuard Health Plan 9 More in the Hot Seat: FirstGuard Health Plan Photo and description of Joy Wheeler, executive director of FirstGuard Health Plan, a "for-profit subsidiary of the Model Cities Health Corporation of Kansas City, established in 1995.

207. First Telegraph Message in Kansas City First Telegraph Message in Kansas City

208. ''All the Camp was Weeping'' George Bent and the Sand Creek Massacre ''All the Camp was Weeping'' George Bent and the Sand Creek Massacre Article gives the history of George Bent, halfbreed son of trader William Bent and his Indian wife Owl Woman, as well as his involvement with the Sand Creek Massacre which happened on November 29, 1864....

209. First Railroad Depot First Railroad Depot Article about the first rail depot for Kansas City in Independence, with photo and discussion of the plans and needs for the station.

210. First Kansas River Ferry First Kansas River Ferry Tall Charles, a Wyandotte Indian, whose grave is marked by a broken stone in Huron cemetery, Kansas City, Kas., conducted the first ferry over the Kansas river.

211. 1924 Main 1924 Main Review of 1924 Main.

212. ''Aunt Maria'' Moore Is Dead ''Aunt Maria'' Moore Is Dead A reprint from "The Times", Pleasant Hill, Mo., May 8, 1936. Maria Moore came to Jackson County, Missouri as one of the slaves of Jabez Smith. She was later sold to Tom Thomas of Pleasant Hill and spent...

213. 75 Years Strong 75 Years Strong W.W. Van Liew had the knack of turning an outdoor space into something magical. He lived in Atchison, Kansas at the turn of the last century and his two sons Clarence and Ernie would move to Kansas City,...

214. 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. George Clark Mosher, or George Mosher, an obstetrical physician born in Ohio in 1858 and coming to Kansas City in 1884.

215. First Black Appointed Assistant Superintendent of Maintenance at Wayne Minor First Black Appointed Assistant Superintendent of Maintenance at Wayne Minor File containing a photo and biographical article about K. C. Kemp, the first African American "promoted to the position of Assistant Superintendent of Maintenance for the Wayne Minor [sic] Court development"...

216. ' I Plant Myself...Down on My Unquestionable Rights': Elijah Lovejoy's Fatal Stand for Freedom ' I Plant Myself...Down on My Unquestionable Rights': Elijah Lovejoy's Fatal Stand for Freedom Article tells the story of Elijah Lovejoy, St. Louis abolitionist. His impassioned denunciations of slavery in his newspaper, The Observer, incurred the wrath of pro-slavery elements. Lovejoy moved his...

217. 1880 Census Population Schedules: Missouri 1880 Census Population Schedules: Missouri Listing of the address of Annie Chambers in the 1880 Census as a "boarding house," in Ward 5, Super District 6, Enumeration District 15.

218. 9 More in the Hot Seat: The Management Network Group 9 More in the Hot Seat: The Management Network Group Photo and description of Rich Nespola, head of the Management Network Group, established in 1990, providing "consulting services to the global telecommunications industry."

219. 1847 Circular on Services in Independence for Trail Trekkers Turns Up in Oregon Archives 1847 Circular on Services in Independence for Trail Trekkers Turns Up in Oregon Archives Article about the circular and letter published by George Buchanan, Independence postmaster in 1847, "about the facilities of the town" of Independence, Missouri, designed as a guide for travelers to Oregon...

220. . ..Presenting L. Russell Kelce: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting L. Russell Kelce: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month Biographical article about L. Russell Kelce, "chairman of the Chicago Great Western Railroad." Raised in Pittsburg, Kansas and coming to Kansas City in 1931 "as vice president in charge of operations"...