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281. A Rugged Ozarks Resident at 83 Tells Tales of a Pioneer Neighbor's Prowess A Rugged Ozarks Resident at 83 Tells Tales of a Pioneer Neighbor's Prowess Biographical article about Jacob Coonce (1806-1878), a hunter and soldier from Saint Clair County, Missouri, building that region's first cabin in 1831 and moving around 1832 to Jackson County near Brush...

282. In Kansas City In Kansas City Photo, caption, and article about the teaching of industrial arts in Kansas City public schools to "help children relate in a practical and concrete way to the information they learn in nearly all their...

283. A Rare Find from Fort Osage A Rare Find from Fort Osage Report of archaeological work at Fort Osage undertaken on February 28, 2003, and the results of the finds, including a "piece of eight," a segment of a silver Spanish 8 real. It also includes a brief overview...

284. A Preliminary Survey of Missouri Archaeology, Part IV: Ancient Cultures and Sequence A Preliminary Survey of Missouri Archaeology, Part IV: Ancient Cultures and Sequence Fourth article in a series about the sequence of ancient people and animal remains found in Missouri, including the "first instance of man-made objects found with extinct animal remains. ..in 1838," with...

285. KC @ 150--Lasting Legacies: 135 More KC @ 150--Lasting Legacies: 135 More Biographical sketch of John Bisceglia (1891-1988), an "Italian-born citizen who helped generations of fellow immigrants," arriving in Kansas City in 1918 "to serve his ministry at a community center at...

286. A Prominent Building Contractor of Kansas City A Prominent Building Contractor of Kansas City Short article featuring local building contractor S. J. Hayde. Several of the buildings are listed in the article that his company has built, as well as a photograph of him.

287. Listers and Cultivators Listers and Cultivators Report on the Western Manufacturing Company, maker of corn cultivators and other farming machinery. Includes interior photos of the wood and iron working departments inside the factory.

288. In Memoriam In Memoriam Photo and obituary for William Warner (1839-1916), a former Kansas City mayor and senator and active member of the Commercial Club for over 25 years.

289. A Question of Control A Question of Control Biographical article about Dan Quisenberry, ace relief pitcher for the Kansas City Royals baseball team.

290. A Snapshot of Historic Preservation, Jackson County 2001 A Snapshot of Historic Preservation, Jackson County 2001

291. Labor of Love Labor of Love Article on Holocaust survivor Sonia Warshawski. Warshawski has recently started visiting local schools, churches, and organizations to speak on her experiences in the Majdanek and Auschwitz concentration...

292. A Short History History of the American Royal A Short History History of the American Royal Photo and brief history of the American Royal "livestock and horse shows" started annually in Kansas City in 1899 as the National Hereford Show and named after "the British Agricultural Royal in England"...

293. KC @ 150--Lasting Legacies: 135 More KC @ 150--Lasting Legacies: 135 More Photo and biographical sketch of Lyda Burton Conley, or Lyda Conley (1874-1946), "[t]hought to be the first female attorney to plead before the U. S. Supreme Court." Part Wyandotte Indian and "noted for...

294. A Scarecrow, Tinman, Lion, and Lots of Political Clout A Scarecrow, Tinman, Lion, and Lots of Political Clout Discusses the details of the development of the Oz Theme Park by the Oz Entertainment Company, Incorporated, on the contaminated grounds of a former ammunitions plant.

295. A Walk in the Streets of St. Louis in 1845 A Walk in the Streets of St. Louis in 1845 Reprint of a traveler's street-by-street description of Saint Louis's street scenes in 1845 from the Saint Louis business directory of 1847.

296. Addenda Addenda One paragraph about the birth of Susanna Adams Dillon, or Susannah Yoacham Dillon, the first white child born at the Methodist Shawnee mission in Kansas in 1830.

297. Katz Story in the Best Horatio Alger Tradition Katz Story in the Best Horatio Alger Tradition History of the Katz Drugstore chain starting in 1914.

298. A War On Civilians: Order Number 11 and the Evacuation of Western Missouri A War On Civilians: Order Number 11 and the Evacuation of Western Missouri Article details the history of the Civil War strife along the Missouri and Kansas border. Order Number 11 issued by the Union forces led nearly twenty thousand people to abandon their homes in the Missouri...

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 Roster of the Lewis and Clark Expedition A Roster of the Lewis and Clark Expedition In addition to a list of events for May through July 2004, the article provides known genealaogical data for members of the expedition.