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1. Action Before Westport, 1864 Action Before Westport, 1864 1964 Paintings of battlefields and photos of generals and strategic houses.

2. Battle of Westport Battle of Westport 1910 Copy of a paper read by Dr. Stephen Ragan, "lieutenant-colonel and assistant surgeon General Missouri Division, U. C. V.," on the Battle of Westport "at a meeting of Stonewall Jackson Chapter U. C. V.,...

3. Battle of Westport and National Memorial Park Battle of Westport and National Memorial Park 1938 Excerpts of the Civil War battlefield diary of Brigadier-General John Philips (1814-1886), a participant in the Battle of Westport on the Union side and later national representative of Missouri.

4. Battle of Westport and National Memorial Park Battle of Westport and National Memorial Park 1938 Photo of the Harris House in Westport, the rooftop viewpoint of General Curtis in the Battle of Westport.

5. Battles and Biographies of Missourians, or the Civil War Period of Our State Battles and Biographies of Missourians, or the Civil War Period of Our State 1900 Chapter of the book portraying Confederate General Sterling Price as the villain that Kansans beat back with Missouri Unionists at the Battle of Westport, interspersed with quoted observations from those...

6. Battles of Little Blue, Big Blue, Westport: Price Raid, October, 1864 Battles of Little Blue, Big Blue, Westport: Price Raid, October, 1864 //19?? Map showing the location of battlefields of the Civil War Battle of Westport.

7. City of the Future: A Narrative History of Kansas City, 1850-1950 City of the Future: A Narrative History of Kansas City, 1850-1950 1950 Short story of the aid by an "aged Missouri patriot" in defending Kansas City from the Confederates during the battle.

8. Civil War in Kansas Civil War in Kansas 2004 Book includes four chapters listing in chronological order the history of Civil War activities in the Kansas/Missouri area including the Battle of Westport, the Battle of Mine Creek, Kansas, Battle of...

9. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Biography of John Finis Philips (1834-1919), a notable lawyer, federal judge, and Battle of Westport veteran, involved in many important business law cases in the late 1800s for the Western District of...

10. Early History of Greater Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas: The Prophetic City at the Mouth of the Kaw Early History of Greater Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas: The Prophetic City at the Mouth of the Kaw 1928 Contains an illustration of the Chouteau house, one of the two houses "where heaviest fighting occurred" during the Battle of Big Blue part of the Battle of Westport.

11. Early History of Greater Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas: The Prophetic City at the Mouth of the Kaw Early History of Greater Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas: The Prophetic City at the Mouth of the Kaw 1927 Illustrations and map of the "new proposed site for a national park commemorating the Battle of Westport," at about 60th and Oakley Avenues in Kansas City, Missouri. It was the site of the second day's...

12. Federal Justice in Western Missouri: The Judges, the Cases, the Times Federal Justice in Western Missouri: The Judges, the Cases, the Times 1996 Photo and chapter of the book about Judge John Finis Philips, or John Philips (1834-1919), judge of the Western District of Missouri in Kansas City from 1888 to 1910. Native of Boone County, Missouri,...

13. General Joseph Shelby General Joseph Shelby 1900 Photo and chapter of the book about General Joseph Shelby (1830-1897), a prominent Confederate general in Civil War Missouri born in Kentucky and operating as a hemp grower and shipper in Waverly, Missouri...

14. I Acted From Principle: The Civil War Diary of Dr. William M. McPheeters, Confederate Surgeon in the I Acted From Principle: The Civil War Diary of Dr. William M. McPheeters, Confederate Surgeon in the Trans-Mississippi 2002 This book includes diary entries made during Sterling Price's raid in Missouri. Includes entries for battles in Jackson County, Missouri, including the Battle of the Little Blue and the Battle of Westport....

15. In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates 1898? Photos of "Old Fort" and other antebellum structures.

16. Kansas City. ..The Way We Were Kansas City. ..The Way We Were //1981 Photo of mostly elderly people, possibly veterans of the Battle of Westport, in front of the Westport Library.

17. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1808-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1808-1908 1908 Citing of the battle as restoring peace to Kansas City.

18. Military History of Kansas Regiments during the War for the Suppression of the Great Rebellion Military History of Kansas Regiments during the War for the Suppression of the Great Rebellion //1870 Views from the Unionist side of the battle.

19. Missouri Sketch Book: A Collection of Words and Pictures of the Civil War Missouri Sketch Book: A Collection of Words and Pictures of the Civil War 1963 Illustration of the Battle of Big Blue, depicting Federals being routed.

20. Pioneer Life in Southwest Missouri Pioneer Life in Southwest Missouri 1929 Chapter of the book about the construction of the "two-story brick mansion" of John B. Wornall, "the most pretentious of anything in that section," just before and during the Civil War, including a description...