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321. Life Expectancy in Kansas and Missouri Life Expectancy in Kansas and Missouri Article about the statistics on life expectancy in Kansas and Missouri in comparison to national averages with Kansas sixth highest in the nation at 72.6 years and Missouri at 70.7 years.

322. Life Came to a Standstill in the Blizzard of 1885-1886 Life Came to a Standstill in the Blizzard of 1885-1886 Article about the devastating effects on the Midwestern prairie, especially western Kansas and Nebraska, by the blizzard of 1886. Description of the many deaths by freezing by families and their livestock.... Blizzards; Snow; Weather; Temperature;

323. Life Begets Life At Northeast's Library Life Begets Life At Northeast's Library Feature on the North-East branch of the Kansas City Public Library and in particular the new children's librarian, Steven Knapp. Includes his picture as well as branch manager Claudia Visnich.

324. Life at the Top Life at the Top Short description of the view from the building's 16th through 18th floors.

325. Life at the Top Life at the Top The tallest building in the state at time of building, 42 stories, at 1200 Main Street.

326. Life at the Top Life at the Top Analysis by architectural firm HNTB of effects of building design on working environment, including the example of their work in the AT&T Building.

327. Life at the Fort in Early Days Life at the Fort in Early Days Article about the lifestyle at Fort Osage, Missouri, established in 1808 in what became Jackson County, mentioning several historic figures, such as Lewis and Clark, Thomas Jefferson, Washington Irving,... Pioneers

328. Life at the Bottom Life at the Bottom Article about Skid Row, once known as a "definite geographical neighborhood," between 6th Street, Grand Avenue, Delaware Street, and the Missouri River, along with its lower class people.

329. Life at Shawnee Mission Life at Shawnee Mission One paragraph about David Locke "of Lexington, Missouri," a builder of brick houses.

330. Life at Shawnee Mission Life at Shawnee Mission Description of "Reverend Mr. Meek" as "the appointed preacher and the head teacher" at the Shawnee Mission in 1854, living there with his wife and her niece.

331. Life at Leavenworth Full of Interest and Danger for a Daring Psychologist Life at Leavenworth Full of Interest and Danger for a Daring Psychologist File containing a photo (of the author) and book review of "My Six Convicts," an autobiographical book about the experiences of Donald Powell Wilson, or Donald Wilson, a resident of the Fort Leavenworth...

332. Life at Bent's Fort Life at Bent's Fort Abridged reprint of an article originally published in Forest and Stream magazine in 1910. The article describes day-to-day life at Bent's Fort. Topics covered include: holiday celebrations at the fort,... Fur trade; Forts & fortifications;

333. Life as a Campaign Backdrop . . . Life as a Campaign Backdrop . . . Article briefly describes a visit by 2004 Democratic Presidential candidate John Kerry and Vice Presidential candidate John Edwards to the Smithville farm of Jim and Ruth Nelson. The Nelsons hosted a rally...

334. Life and Times of Mother Bridget Hayden Life and Times of Mother Bridget Hayden Book about the Osage Mission in Kansas and other early Catholic missions and missionaries in 1800s Kansas.

335. Life and Death in the Delivery Room Life and Death in the Delivery Room Difficult issues at the Ob-Gyn Department related to abortions and uninsured mothers from the inner city.

336. Life after Wal-Mart Life after Wal-Mart Article reporting the end of the 32-year relationship between Wal-Mart and Kansas City advertising agency Bernstein-Rein. During what is described as "one of the longer standing relationships in advertising,"...

337. Life after Alvin Life after Alvin Photos and article about the modern dance group in Kansas City called the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.

338. Lieutenant G. K. Warren's 1855 and 1856 Manuscript Maps of the Missouri River Lieutenant G. K. Warren's 1855 and 1856 Manuscript Maps of the Missouri River A manuscript map set consisting of thirty-nine plates plus a title page that were made by William H. Hutton and J. Hudson Snowden during the summers of 1855 and 1856 under the direction of Lieutenant Gouverneur... Maps; Map making;

339. Lieut. Fremont's Expedition to Oregon and California Lieut. Fremont's Expedition to Oregon and California A brief outline of John C. Fremont's expedition route throughout the western United States. Leaving from Westport, Missouri, he traveled to the Rocky Mountains, the "great Salt Lake of Northern Mexico,"...

340. Lie Down for America: How the Republican Party Sows Ruin on the Great Plains Lie Down for America: How the Republican Party Sows Ruin on the Great Plains In this article Frank, author of 'What's the Matter with Kansas?', explores the phenomenon of working-class midwesterners voting Republican against what would seem to be their best interests. He discusses...