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221. A Missouri Poet and Teacher A Missouri Poet and Teacher Photo and biographical article about Eleanor Denny, poet and Kansas City high school teacher, with samples of her poems published in various magazines.

222. A Pennsylvania Family Brings Its Barn to Kansas A Pennsylvania Family Brings Its Barn to Kansas Article about the "cultural transplantation" of Pennsylvania barn styles to Kansas, through such families as the Henrys, with several photos and illustrations.

223. Imperial Kansas City, 1900: Her Wonderful Growth and Resources Imperial Kansas City, 1900: Her Wonderful Growth and Resources Description of the business of J. W. Mason, "dealer in general electric supplies, at 527 Delaware street" starting in 1891 after coming to Kansas City from his native Michigan.

224. A New Depot A New Depot Discussion of plans for a new Union Depot to replace the burned one. Suggestions for a new location east of the bluffs to avoid transportation difficulties over the steep terrain.

225. John Fitzpatrick John Fitzpatrick Photo of John Fitzpatrick as speaker of the "[l]ower [h]ouse" of the City Council.

226. A Meter Still Running A Meter Still Running Review of painting show at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.

227. A Place to Honor and Remember A Place to Honor and Remember A Korean War Veterans Memorial is to be located on the southwest corner of 119th Street and Lowell Avenue in Overland Park. The groundbreaking ceremonies will be Saturday, April 22, 2006 with U.S. Congressman...

228. A Plan to Meet Disaster A Plan to Meet Disaster Article regarding the necessity of trained workers for employment in flood control and relief work over untrained volunteers.

229. Kansas City Distilling Company Kansas City Distilling Company Entries in the city directory: 1878-1881: no entries. 1882-1893: 300 Delaware. 1894: 310 West 6th Street. 1895-1898: no entry.

230. A Southern Family on the Missouri Frontier: Letters from Independence, 1843-1855 A Southern Family on the Missouri Frontier: Letters from Independence, 1843-1855 Extensive article that collects excerpts from the letters of Samuel Ralston (1809-1899), an Irish immigrant to North Carolina moving to western Missouri. It gives information on various subjects in the...

231. A Sorry Free State A Sorry Free State Article describes the past and present of the Quindaro area of Kansas City, Kansas. Quindaro was an anti-slavery town before and during the Civil War, and a crossing place on the Missouri River for runaway...

232. A Solemn Ceremony at the Grave of Sarah Boone A Solemn Ceremony at the Grave of Sarah Boone Photo and caption about the gravesite of Daniel Morgan Boone and his wife Sarah Boone at the southeast corner of the former Metro Golf Course grounds at 63rd and Brooklyn Avenue, visited by the Daughters...

233. 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)....

234. A Political Boss Talks about His Job A Political Boss Talks about His Job Candid interview with Tom Pendergast with several quotes and insights into the Pendergast machine.

235. KC @ 150--Lasting Legacies: 135 More KC @ 150--Lasting Legacies: 135 More Biographical sketch of Jacob Billikopf (1883-1950), co-founder of the Board of Public Welfare, a "native of Russia" arriving in Kansas City in 1907, becoming "superintendent of the United Jewish Charities"...

236. A Sketch of the Boone-Bent Families A Sketch of the Boone-Bent Families Narrative article about the friendship between William Bent and Albert Boone and their families, by the author, a grandson of Albert G. Boone.

237. A Portfolio of New Deal Reconstruction A Portfolio of New Deal Reconstruction Photos, maps, and description of the river control and navigation improvements on the Missouri River part of the federal government's New Deal. Description of the "six-foot channel between St. Louis and...

238. Joseph Corder Joseph Corder Biographical sketch of Joseph Corder, "Jackson county's recorder of deeds." He was born in Kansas City in 1875 and started work as a retail merchant with a hardware store at 26th and Prospect Avenue and...

239. A Short History of the Shawnee Methodist Mission A Short History of the Shawnee Methodist Mission Article about experiences at Methodist Shawnee Indian missions (written by Reverend Joab Spencer, one of its missionaries) of preachers and teachers such as Reverend Thomas Johnson (1802-1865), Reverend...

240. A Short History of the Shawnee Methodist Mission A Short History of the Shawnee Methodist Mission Mention of W. M. Ketron as assistant to Reverend Thomas Johnson "as Presiding Elder" at an Indian conference in Arrow Rock, Missouri, in 1835.