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221. . ..And Then There Were Two . ..And Then There Were Two History of the Eisele Bakery building in Westport, demolished in 1970 by the Manor Baking Company and leaving "only two of Westport's ante-bellum structures." Description of Andrew Eisele, the founder...

222. 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...

223. 1811 Patrick Gass Journal 1811 Patrick Gass Journal Part of the Fitzpatrick purchase, this 1811 copy has particular significance because it once belonged to Elliott Coues, one of the editors of the Lewis and Clark journals. It is inscribed, “To Prof....

224. 10 Minutes with...Keith Novorr 10 Minutes with...Keith Novorr Interview with the third-generation owner of Michael's Fine Clothes for Men.

225. 10 Restaurants That Still Matter 10 Restaurants That Still Matter Brief article describing ten classic American restaurants, each deserving "everlasting respect." At number seven on the list is Arthur Bryant's of Kansas City, Missouri, "practically the Statue of Liberty...

226. Fifty Years to Our Chamber of Commerce Friends and Fellow Members Fifty Years to Our Chamber of Commerce Friends and Fellow Members Photos and article about the sculpture found at the sea horse fountain at Meyer Circle and Ward Parkway and at the bronze eagle at 67th Street and Ward Parkway, originally in Japanese temple in the 18th...

227. 1840 Kansas City Map 1840 Kansas City Map Reprint of Father Nicolas Point's 1840 map, from a Kansas City Times article entitled "Earliest Map of Kansas City," depicting the locations of the homes of his parishioners, in the area of the West Bottoms,...

228. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo., Illustrated A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo., Illustrated

229. 18th & Vine's New, New, New, New Day 18th & Vine's New, New, New, New Day Article describing efforts to develop the 18th & Vine area, including a discussion of retail and restaurant opportunities, as well as residential properties in the neighborhood.

230. 1903 Flood 1903 Flood Story of the anticipation and preparation of the flood and the narrow escape as it struck.

231. 163 Housing Warrants Cleared 163 Housing Warrants Cleared The Police Department have recently done two special sweeps in the Northeast area to serve outstanding bench warrants issued by the city's housing court. There is some criticism that it is not enough and...

232. A New Business Firm A New Business Firm One paragraph of biography about Eugene Jaccard, "retir[ing] from active participation with the well known jewelry firm bearing his name and engag[ing] with Mr. Johnson in the insurance business at 500...

233. Figurative Work is Meant to be Viewed as Art Lite Figurative Work is Meant to be Viewed as Art Lite Review of group show at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art.

234. 100 Years Ago at Morton: Feds Killed in Battle 100 Years Ago at Morton: Feds Killed in Battle Reference to the Battle of Shaws Shop found in the file.

235. 1833 Lawsuit Gets Mormons' Notice 1833 Lawsuit Gets Mormons' Notice As part of a joint local records preservation project between Jackson County and the Missouri State Archives in Jefferson City, legal documents concerning acts of violence against Mormon settlers have...

236. 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 Newton Vaughn, a farmer born in Jackson County in 1845 and becoming a Santa Fe freighter during the Civil War.

237. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. Biographical sketch of Dr. George Coffin, a prominent local doctor and "city physician of Kansas City, as chief of the staff of the city hospital and outdoor medical corps, and also as sanitary superintendent,"...

238. Fighting the River on the Katy Trail, 1892-1992 Fighting the River on the Katy Trail, 1892-1992 History of the Katy Trail on its centennial anniversary, named after "the Missouri, Kansas & Texas ('Katy') Railway," named "officially the Missouri River State Trail." Description of the determination...

239. 105 Years of Opera 105 Years of Opera Review of Kansas City opera's "golden age" in the late 1800s, declining later, especially after World War I, from which it "never fully recovered."

240. 107 Ways of Looking at a Blackbird 107 Ways of Looking at a Blackbird Review of photography show at Dirt Gallery.