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161. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 One long paragraph of biography about Augustus Thomas (1857-1934), a playwright and former journalist of Kansas City and Saint Louis. Native of Saint Louis becoming "associated with St. Louis and Kansas...

162. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 One paragraph of biography about O. S. Barton, dying in 1925, "the author of 'Three Years with Quantrell'" and a one-time prosecuting attorney of Howard County, Missouri.

163. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 One paragraph of biography about Clarence Cannon, "a representative from Missouri," starting as a lawyer in 1908 in Troy, Missouri, also an author of several books on the proceedings of the state congress....

164. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 Biographical sketch of Clarence Cannon, a federal representative from Missouri, starting in 1922, also an "authority on parliamentary law," listing his treatises and books on the subject, including the...

165. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 Photo and bio of Maude Waugh Henderson, "[p]rominent in both the Missouri Press Association and the Democratic Press Association of Missouri" as a writer and speaker. She was born in Iowa in 1876 and raised...

166. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 Biographical sketch of Carl Schurz (1829-1906), "a senator from Missouri." Native of Germany emigrating to Saint Louis, Missouri after the Civil War as a newspaper editor, magazine contributor, and state...

167. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 Biographical sketch of Floyd Shoemaker, "[a] distinguished author and historian" of Missouri born in Florida in 1886 and brought to Bucklin, Missouri in 1893 by his parents before becoming a teacher at...

168. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representatives--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representatives--Past and Present 1935 Passage extracted from "a thesis 'Missouri, Key State in the Free Silver Movement,'" by Charles Freeman, describing many Missouri government officials in the late 1800s, including Richard P. Bland, Francis...

169. Missouri Heritage Missouri Heritage September/7/1968 File containing an illustration and biographical article about Nathaniel Beverley Tucker, or Nathaniel Tucker (1784-1851), writer of "The Partisan Leader, a Tale of the Future," an 1836 book "predict[ing]...

170. Missouri Reader Missouri Reader 1964 Biographical sketch of author John Selby, born in Gallatin, Missouri, in 1897 and becoming a staff member of the Kansas City Star from 1918 to 1929 before becoming "literary editor and book reviewer for...

171. Missouri Remembered Missouri Remembered May-June//1973 Photos and biographical article about Missouri author John Neihardt with excerpts from his forthcoming book, "All Is but a Beginning." Description of Kansas City from his 1891 visit here including places...

172. Missouri River Traveler and Author Frustrated, Hopeful About River's Future Missouri River Traveler and Author Frustrated, Hopeful About River's Future December-January/30-5/1999-2000 Describes the author's latest book "River-Horse", and his feelings about current status and future of the Missouri River.

173. Missouri Senator Benton Missouri Senator Benton 1920? Portrait and biographical sketch of Missouri Senator Thomas Hart Benton, concentrating on his literary contributions, mainly books and pamphlets on American government and history.

174. Missouri Verse and Verse-Writers Missouri Verse and Verse-Writers 1924? Mention of James Greenwood as "well known in the United States for his writings on educational subjects" while in Kirksville, Missouri."

175. Missouri Writer's Day in the Public Schools Missouri Writer's Day in the Public Schools April 27, 1905 Legal description of the Missouri state government's new observance of Writer's Day.

176. Missouri Writers: A Literary History of Missouri, 1780-1955 Missouri Writers: A Literary History of Missouri, 1780-1955 May 8, 1905 Book about the history of Missouri writers, both in fiction and nonfiction, including Writer's Day and Mark Twain.

177. Missouri's Hall of Fame: Lives of Eminent Missourians Missouri's Hall of Fame: Lives of Eminent Missourians 1923 Chapter of the book about and illustration of Eugene Field (1850-1895), a newspaper journalist and poet in Kansas City and other cities "called the 'Poet Laureate of Children,'" with "[s]chools and libraries....

178. Missouri: Special Limited Supplement Missouri: Special Limited Supplement 1930 Photo and bio of Floyd Calvin Shoemaker, or Floyd Shoemaker, "author of the second volume of 'Missouri and Her People,' and secretary of the State Historical Society of Missouri." Born in Florida in 1886...

179. Missouri: Special Limited Supplement Missouri: Special Limited Supplement 1930 Portrait and biographical sketch of Walter Williams, "founder and dean of the School of Journalism of the Universtiy of Missouri." Born in Boonville, Missouri in 1864 and becoming a newspaper editor there...

180. Monuments: 'They Remind Us Things Occurred because of Man's Initiative' Monuments: 'They Remind Us Things Occurred because of Man's Initiative' May/2/1996 Article about memorials in Kansas City in general, highlighting, among others, the Charles Carroll Spalding Memorial at Penn Valley Park and the William T. Fitzsimons Memorial.