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281. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Photo and bio of George Elliott, "assistant prosecuting attorney of Jackson county," born in Howard County, Missouri, in 1851 and coming to Kansas City in 1887.

282. 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 Louis Wyne, a city councilman of Kansas City. Born in Illinois in 1856 and coming to Kansas City in 1879 as a lawyer.

283. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. Biographical sketch of Thomas Dryden, born in 1813 in Maryland and moving to Jackson County, Missouri, in 1865 as a farmer.

284. 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 James Phelps, "deputy county clerk, Independence, Missouri." Born in Illinois in 1855 and moving to Independence in 1885 as a lawyer before aapointed to his present (1896) position...

285. 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 Homer Reed, a lawyer (and president of the Forest Hill Cemetery) born in Michigan in 1847 and coming to Kansas City in 1873.

286. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. Photo and bio of D'Estaing Dickerson, "a prominent physician and surgeon, and president of the Western Medical Surgical Institute of Kansas City," born in New York in 1835 and arriving in Kansas City in...

287. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. Biographical sketch of Oscar Dahl, "the efficiant and popular manager of the Kansas City Safe Deposit Company," a Swedish emigrant born in 1849, moving to America in 1873 and to Kansas City in the 1880s,...

288. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. Biographical sketch of Frank Deardorff, a native of the Kansas City area taking over as president of the family lumber business in 1884, moving its location to the former Deardorff Building in 1885, then...

289. Fight over Terminals Fight over Terminals Article about the conflict between Kansas City, Missouri, and Kansas City, Kansas, over the new state of the art railroad "food terminal," with photo.

290. A Piece of KC's Past Is Rediscovered A Piece of KC's Past Is Rediscovered Article details the recent suggestion that part of the original riverboat landing or wharf area on Kansas City's waterfront is visible. Geologist Richard Gentile thinks the exposed ledge that tilts toward...

291. Family Pharmacy Thrives in Northeast Community Family Pharmacy Thrives in Northeast Community Photo and article about Don's Pharmacy at 4128 Saint John Avenue in the Northeast neighborhood, owned by the family of pharmacist Deanna Bates since 1962.

292. A Mexican Family Affair A Mexican Family Affair Review of La Familia.

293. A New Journey with Shifra Stein A New Journey with Shifra Stein Article profiles the writing and artwork of Shifra Stein, one of Kansas City's best known travel writers.

294. 100,000 Come to See Plaza Light Ceremony 100,000 Come to See Plaza Light Ceremony Brighter lights, 152,000 of them, installed following the recovery from the Plaza flood of 1977.

295. A Visit to Watkin's Mill A Visit to Watkin's Mill Manuscript (number 13) about the history of Watkins Mill in Clay County, Missouri, "four miles north of Excelsior Springs."

296. Famous Monroe Hotel Slated for Demolition Famous Monroe Hotel Slated for Demolition Hotel at 1904 Main Street, possibly to be demolished. Built in 1921 and owned by Pendergast starting in 1924, next door to his office as unofficial boss of the city.

297. Baptist Beginnings in Kansas City Were Small Baptist Beginnings in Kansas City Were Small One paragraph about Reverend T. E. Vassar, a Baptist minister from New Jersey serving as pastor of the local Baptist church from 1888 to 1896.

298. A Pioneer Remembers A Pioneer Remembers Autobiographical article about Edmund Lee, a western freighter born about 1841 in West Virginia as "a cousin of General Robert E. Lee" and moving to Sibley, Missouri, in 1853.

299. A War Is Being Waged Against Rape in Kansas City! A War Is Being Waged Against Rape in Kansas City! Article about Kansas City's high rate of rape yet "one of the most innovative cities in creating community education measures and treatment centers," with facilities such as the Rape Treatment Center at...

300. A Narrative Bibliography of the African-American Frontier: Blacks in the Rocky Mountain West, 1535-1912. A Narrative Bibliography of the African-American Frontier: Blacks in the Rocky Mountain West, 1535-1912. This book provides an extensive bibliography on the Buffalo Soldiers including books and magazine articles as well as sources for young readers.