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A Theodore Brown
Louis O Honig
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Phyllis Edwards Kite
A History of Kansas City: 1820-1869--"Connoisseur of Prophets"
Excerpt containing the first three chapters of the uncompleted book by University of Chicago history professor R. Richard Wohl, covering the history of Kansas City to 1853. Portion of the book completed...
Allen B. H. McGee
A framed (26 in. x 30 in.), charcoal drawing of Allen B. H. McGee by an unknown artist. Image may have been taken from photo found in book "Memorial Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Missouri"...
An Interview With Frank Hernandez
Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded May 19, 1977. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has a typed contents list....
An Interview With Henry Warren Sewing
Interviewer: Ella Pruitt. Interview recorded April 12, 1976. 2 sound cassettes (ca. 60 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 2 sound disc; digital; $ 3/4 in. Has printed guide to...
An Interview With Robert Farnsworth
Interviewer: Milton Smith. Interview recorded February 6, 1976. 2 sound cassettes (ca. 60 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 2 sound discs; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide...
An Interview With Severiano Alonzo
Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded August 8, 1980. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape;1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....
City of Independence Fire Department Records
1894-1946 (bulk 1896-1926)
This 586 page collection contains photocopies of the log book kept by the Independence (Mo.)Fire Department and is arranged in chronological order. It includes some financial accounts, but the bulk of...
Book II, Numbers 8-9, from "The Native Sons of Kansas City," page 3, February 4, 1955: "[I]t [Frank's Hall] was on the third floor in the building at the northwest corner of 5th and Main Streets."
George Fuller Green
Contents of the folder include correspondence, news release, brochure and other miscellaneous items which pertain to a painting exhibition and to the publication of Mr. Green's book "A Condensed History...
Harry Harris Papers
This collection of 1 box and 5 folders contains correspondence, an Audubon lithograph print of a Harris finch, a photograph of a Harris sparrow, bulletins, and a reprint of an article by Mr. Harris entitled...
La Decouverte du Missouri et L'Histoire du Fort D'Orleans (1673-1728)
Book about the discovery of Missouri and the Missouri River, including the fur trade there, and the foundation of Fort Orleans in the late 1600s and early 1700s, in French.
Lincoln High School
Collection including Lincoln High School Record Book from 1889 to 1907.
Little Blue Baptist Church
One roll of microfilmed book material on the Little Blue Baptist Church in Jackson County, also called the "Primitive" or "Hardshell" Church, from the date of its constitution until April 1870.
Local Court Record Book
This item includes one small book, owner unknown, which contains what appears to be a personal record of ledger accounts, 1856-57. Following this are court record notations for the Kansas City Court of...
Louisiana Purchase Exposition
Folder contains an invitation and envelope to the dedication of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition held April 30 and May 1, 1903, in St. Louis. Also includes several published photographs of the Exhibition,...
Folder includes a hand copied poem entitled "The Muse of History" supposedly originally written by Martin Rice. It was to have been included as an introduction in a Jackson County, Missouri, history book,...
Missouri Savings Association
Folder contains various materials from the Missouri Savings Association Bank that have to do with savings accounts and school children. Includes a pass book, signature card, stamp cards, an explanation...
Myrtes Marie Plummer Jones
Folder contains: "Poet's Quarterly Bulletin", June  which contains a poem by and picture of the author, some of her short stories and poems,a mailing list for her Bridger book, talks she gave, the...
Newspaper Clipping Collection: Mounted Clippings
ca1890-1955 (bulk 1900-1949)
This collection contains primarily thousands of newspaper clippings mounted on cardboard sheets, dated, and headed with a pertinent subject. Clippings were arranged in three categories: Kansas, Missouri,...
Politics of Reform
Information from the book "Politics of Reform" by A. Theodore Brown.
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