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81. SC178 American Institute of Real Estate Appraisers Collection Finding Aid SC178 American Institute of Real Estate Appraisers Collection Finding Aid 1951, 1956 The American Institute of Real Estate Appraisers Collection contains a pre-registration and supplemental roster for the South Central Regional Appraisal Conference in March 1951, and a membership roster...

82. SC177 American Association of University Women Collection Finding Aid SC177 American Association of University Women Collection Finding Aid 1931-2014 The American Association of University Women Collection contains newspaper clippings, membership lists, monthly event programs, book and author dinner materials, and publications relating to the organization....

83. SC176 Althea Club Collection Finding Aid SC176 Althea Club Collection Finding Aid 1914-1918 The Althea Club Collection contains newspaper clippings related to the club and three of the organization’s yearbooks.

84. SC170 Aero Club of Greater Kansas City Collection Finding Aid SC170 Aero Club of Greater Kansas City Collection Finding Aid 1909-1959 The Aero Club of Greater Kansas City Collection contains a banquet program, eleven 8x10 photographs taken at the banquet, and news articles detailing events involving the club, particularly balloon races....

85. SC169 North American Aviation Collection Finding Aid SC169 North American Aviation Collection Finding Aid 1942-1945 The North American Aviation Inc. operated a B-25 factory at the Fairfax Airport in Kansas City, Kansas from 1942-1945. This collection, donated by relatives of former North American Aviation employees,...

86. SC168 Teachers College of Kansas City Collection Finding Aid SC168 Teachers College of Kansas City Collection Finding Aid 1922-1974 This collection contains materials relating to the Teachers College of Kansas City, as well as its alumni organization, Tau Kappa Delta. These materials include a scrapbook maintained by members of Tau...

87. SC15-9 Dixon and Jordan Family Papers Finding Aid SC15-9 Dixon and Jordan Family Papers Finding Aid 1840-ca. 1898 (bulk 1861-1863) This collection contains close to 40 Civil War letters written between the Dixon family with some related Jordan family letters. Most were written by men in the family who were soldiers in the Union Army...

88. SC15-8 Mrs. J. O. Williams Collection Finding Aid SC15-8 Mrs. J. O. Williams Collection Finding Aid 1861-1865 This collection has information relating to Richard Yeager (also known as Dick Yeager) and his activities in the Civil War and on the Santa Fe Trail. Yeager, noted guerrilla who rode with Quantrill, was...

89. SC15-6 Abiel Leonard and Odon Guitar Papers Finding Aid SC15-6 Abiel Leonard and Odon Guitar Papers Finding Aid 1809-1959 (bulk 1850-1890) Abiel Leonard (1797-1863) was a schoolteacher, lawyer, landowner, and politician who lived in Missouri during the early years of statehood. He served in the Missouri state legislature in 1834 and was appointed...

90. SC15-4 Myers Family Papers Finding Aid SC15-4 Myers Family Papers Finding Aid 1854-1864 It is believed that the three Myers brothers connected with this collection settled in Kansas. Luther Myers lived in Jackson County, Kansas, and was engaged in the banking business in Whiting. Louis Myers...

91. SC15-3 Cyrus F. Boyd Diary Finding Aid SC15-3 Cyrus F. Boyd Diary Finding Aid 1862-1883 (bulk 1862-1864) Boyd's three-volume diary details his Civil War experiences, with the last volume continuing for some years after the war. The first diary (July 2, 1862, to February 15, 1863) is of the 15th Iowa Infantry...

92. SC15-1 James J. Akard Papers Finding Aid SC15-1 James J. Akard Papers Finding Aid 1861-1917 (bulk 1861-1865) James J. Akard was born July 7, 1838, in Polk County, Missouri. He was captain of Company A, Eighth Missouri State Militia Cavalry during the Civil War. After the war he was elected to the state legislature...

93. SC137 John Loughborough Papers Finding Aid SC137 John Loughborough Papers Finding Aid 1867 The John Loughborough Papers consists of a signed statement made by Loughborough concerning his involvement in the Regis Loisel land grant case. The land was originally acquired through a Spanish land...

94. SC136 Kansas City Council on Education Finding Aid SC136 Kansas City Council on Education Finding Aid 1947 The Kansas City Council on Education collection contains minutes that describe the establishment and function of the organization. The council met to discuss and create recommendations to address the educational...

95. SC135 Longan Study Club Collection Finding Aid SC135 Longan Study Club Collection Finding Aid 1900-1983 The Longan Study Club Collection contains materials relating to the purpose, function, and activities of the club. This collection includes minutes of meetings, financial records, the club constitution...

96. SC134 Westport High School Class Photographs Finding Aid SC134 Westport High School Class Photographs Finding Aid 1907-1917 This collection contains student photographs from Westport High School for the classes of 1907, 1912, and 1917. The collection also includes a set of student photographs that are not dated.

97. SC133 William Weber Collection Finding Aid SC133 William Weber Collection Finding Aid 1890, n.d. This collection contains sketches by William Weber. Weber was a German-born artist who lived in Kansas City, taught drawing at Central High School, and designed floats for local parades.

98. SC132 Plaza Dinner Playhouse Finding Aid SC132 Plaza Dinner Playhouse Finding Aid 1992-1993 The Plaza Dinner Playhouse collection documents the company's dinner theater performances for the 1992-1993 season. The collection contains documents, press releases, correspondence, and photographs relating...

99. SC131 Mormon Scrapbook Finding Aid SC131 Mormon Scrapbook Finding Aid 1857-1903 This scrapbook contains information on the Mormon faith and history. It contains a printed title page entitled “The First Half Century of Mormonism” and contains newspaper clippings and illustrations...

100. SC130 Woman's Relief Corps Ledger Book Finding Aid SC130 Woman's Relief Corps Ledger Book Finding Aid 1909-1918 The Woman's Relief Corps was the women's auxiliary group of the Grand Army of the Republic. It was established in 1883 as a social, civic, and patriotic organization to foster social improvements and to...