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341. B. P. Smith B. P. Smith File containing a photo and caption about B. P. Smith (residing at 5743 Outlook Street in Mission, Kansas), "a Kansas City postoffice employee" and "author of 'Next Time I'll Know Better,'" a book of collected...

342. John A. Laffitte John A. Laffitte File containing correspondence between the Kansas City Public Library and John Laffite, a descendant of the Battle of New Orleans hero and pirate Jean Laffite (~1780~1826), regarding a book version of...

343. Garden Gift Garden Gift The Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden at 4800 Rockhill Road, with approximately 380 different perennials, 40 types of shrubs and more than 45 types of trees, is free to the public.

344. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Photo and bio of Job Hollinger, head " of the Job Hollinger Construction Company," born in Canada in 1860 and coming to Kansas City in 1883, organizing his own business in 1907 with offices in the "New...

345. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. Photo and bio of Thomas Dodds, "superintendent of the streets of Kansas City," born in Ohio in 1855, moving to Scranton, Kansas, as "general manager for the Carbon Coal and Mining Company," and then to...

346. Joel Hudspeth Joel Hudspeth Biographical sketch of Joel Hudspeth, a farmer born in Kentucky in 1818 and coming to Missouri in 1828 with his father, William Hudspeth, settling in "Fort Osage township" of Jackson County.

347. Aviation History in Greater Kansas City Aviation History in Greater Kansas City This is the 106 page corrected printer's copy for the published book by the same name. Also contains lay-out pages.

348. 'Bird's Return to the Vine 'Bird's Return to the Vine Article previews the unveiling of the sculpture and tomb of Charlie "Bird" Parker at 17th and the Paseo in the historic 18th and Vine district. The monument to Parker, designed by artist Robert Graham,...

349. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. Biographical sketch of Captain Francis Davis, born in Washington County, Missouri, in 1838 and moving to Jackson County as a child, becoming engaged in the Civil War, returning to find his farm destroyed...

350. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Biographical sketch of George Peake, "public auditor and expert accountant, as senior partner of the firm of George Peake & Sons." Born in Virginia in 1847 and coming to Kansas City in 1867 as an accountant...

351. General John T. Hughes Was Soldier, Civic Leader and Scholar General John T. Hughes Was Soldier, Civic Leader and Scholar Photo and biographical article about General John Hughes (1817~1862), designer and leader of "the Confederate attack" at the Battle of Independence, killed there in the Civil War battle. Description of...

352. John A. Prescott John A. Prescott Folder includes personal items including a certificate of award from the United States Treasury War Finance Committee, dated 1943; correspondence from 1942; an invitation to a reception for Gov. Forrest...

353. 'Renaissance Woman' from Missouri 'Renaissance Woman' from Missouri Photo and biographical article about Mrs. Stanley Ginn, or Rosemary Ginn, "chairman of the United States Commission for UNESCO" and president of the Lucas Brothers Publishers starting in 1972, born in...

354. John Adams John Adams Photo and biography of John Adams, the agent "for the Schoenhofen Brewing Company at Kansas City," originally from Ireland, starting in the brewing business in Kansas City in 1878 and a member of several...

355. Gen. George C. Bingham Gen. George C. Bingham Letter to the editor of the paper from a friend of artist George Caleb Bingham attesting to the honest nature of his "remuneration" for his portrait of two well-known ladies in Washington, D. C.

356. Kit Carson and the Ute Delegation Kit Carson and the Ute Delegation Biographical article about Kit Carson (1809-1868), a prominent mountain man fighting with and attempting to pacify violent Indian tribes in the Great Plains and Rocky Mountains in the mid-19th century....

357. Building and Construction Building and Construction This month's "Industry Outlook" section is v. 4, Number 2 and deals with the 4th annual building and construction industry outlook. Includes articles pertaining to the topic as well as coverage of a January,...

358. John Adams Prescott John Adams Prescott Biographical sketch of John Adams Prescott, or John Prescott, president of the Prescott-Wright-Snider Company at 918 Baltimore Avenue. Born in New Hampshire in 1866 and coming to Kansas City in 1894 as...

359. Gasoline Taxes and Revenue: Report No. 1 Gasoline Taxes and Revenue: Report No. 1 Report comparing gasoline taxes in Kansas City to other major cities.

360. Ashland Hotel Ashland Hotel