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281. A Boone County Album, 1820-1971 A Boone County Album, 1820-1971 Photos (of the musician, his sheet music, and possessions, etc.) and bio of John William Boone, or Blind Boone (1864-1927), "a blind Negro pianist" and "the most widely known citizen of Boone County, and...

282. A Border Blunder A Border Blunder Article describes the border warfare between pro-Union, abolitionist "Jayhawkers" from Kansas and Confederate "Bushwhackers" from Missouri during the Civil War. On August 25, 1863, four days after the... Civil wars;

283. A Boy Who Would Be President: Harry Truman at School, 1892-1901 A Boy Who Would Be President: Harry Truman at School, 1892-1901 Recent documents made available to the public concerning Truman's early schooling give insight into his early years. These include two ledgers that record his attendance and his grades at Noland School...

284. A Branch Office for Pitney-Bowes, Inc. A Branch Office for Pitney-Bowes, Inc. Illustration and caption about the new building for the Pitney-Bowes office supply store to be built at 3239 Broadway Boulevard.

285. A Brand-New Glow A Brand-New Glow A new sculpture design, "Transformed Flower," has been approved by the Municipal Art Commission. The sculpture, by California artist Phillip Smith, willl be erected at the north end of the Richard & Annette... Sculpture;

286. "A Brave and Gallant Company," A Kansas City Hospital in France During the First World War "A Brave and Gallant Company," A Kansas City Hospital in France During the First World War Article describes the U.S. Army Base Hospital No. 28 located in Limoges, France, from July 1918 until May 1919. Many of the hospital personnel were associated with the University of Kansas School of Medicine... Military hospitals; War;

287. A Brave Band of Brothers Finally Enjoys Some Long-Due Recognition A Brave Band of Brothers Finally Enjoys Some Long-Due Recognition The few surviving members of the WWII Alamo Scouts, forerunners of the Army Special Forces Green Berets, gathered in Kansas City. Article tells of their secret missions behind enemy lines. Robert L. Shirkey,...

288. A Break With the Past A Break With the Past The Raphael Hotel is now under new management, recently bought for an undisclosed price by Lighthouse Properties LLC of Salina, Kansas. The 123-room hotel has been placed on the top of the list for the... Hotels;

289. A Bride for a Lawyer A Bride for a Lawyer Announcement of the marriage of "Mrs. Virginia Callaway" of Lenexa, Kansas to Kansas City lawyer Wallace Sutherland, moving together to their new home at "Quality Hill Towers, 707 West [10th Street]."

290. A Bridge Too Far A Bridge Too Far In her column "Midnight Confessions", Dorri Alexander writes briefly about some of the various bridges that connect the Northeast area. Includes a picture of the Anderson Avenue Bridge which was re-named...

291. A Brief Examination of Scripture Testimony on the Institution of Slavery A Brief Examination of Scripture Testimony on the Institution of Slavery Newspaper article published in three continued parts about the biblical references and relations to modern 1850s slavery in Kansas.

292. A Brief History of Francis Harrison Booth, 1812-1869 A Brief History of Francis Harrison Booth, 1812-1869 Francis Harrison Booth was a grocer and saloon keeper in Westport, Missouri, who served as the town's marshal and was among the founders of the First Baptist Church of Westport. This research paper brings... Pioneers;

293. A Brief History of Jazz A Brief History of Jazz An eight page typewritten paper giving a brief history of jazz in Kansas City. Draft of an article which appeared in the program of the 1965 Kansas City Jazz Festival. Folder also contains printed program....

294. A Brief History of Kansas City Medical Schools A Brief History of Kansas City Medical Schools The author wrote this study to help clear up confusion on the part of genealogists and other researchers about the many medical schools in Kansas City. She lists all institutions with "Kansas City" in...

295. A Brief History of Manufacturing A Brief History of Manufacturing Manuscript surveys the history of the Pratt & Whitney/Westinghouse plant in Kansas City, Missouri from 1942 through the 1990s, concentrating particularly on the war years. Numerous copies of photographs,...

296. A Brief History of Old Westport A Brief History of Old Westport Originally published in The Kansas City Star in March 1933, this is a first installment written by Major William W. Harris. It discusses the first settlers and Westport Landing.

297. A Brief History Of Old Westport A Brief History Of Old Westport Originally published in The Kansas City Star in March 1933, this is part two. It discusses the Mormons, Santa Fe trade, Westport's chief advantages, John Sutter, and John Fremont.

298. A Brief History of Old Westport A Brief History of Old Westport Originally published in The Kansas City Star in March 1933, this is part three, the conclusion. It states that "by the early 40's the number of residents had grown to 2,500, and by 1848 or 1849 Westport's...

299. A Brief History of Platte County's Early Tobacco Heritage A Brief History of Platte County's Early Tobacco Heritage Short review of the history of tobacco farming in Missouri ca. 1840 through 1980s. "Seventy percent of all tobacco in Missouri is grown in Platte County." Highlights the efforts of W. R. Hull and his son...

300. A Brief History of the C.S.S. Missouri, a Confederate Ironclad A Brief History of the C.S.S. Missouri, a Confederate Ironclad A 10 page typescript with biographical references giving a brief history of the Civil War era Confederate ironclad C.S.S. Missouri and also a timeline.