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1. Art. VII. [Expeditions to Santa Fe] Art. VII. [Expeditions to Santa Fe] January//1845 Book reviews of "Commerce of the Prairies" by Josiah Gregg and "Narrative of the Texan Santa Fe Expedition" by George Kendall. Recounting of Gregg's journey on the Santa Fe Trail in 1831 from New Franklin,...

2. Boone in Missouri: 1800-1820 Boone in Missouri: 1800-1820 April 1964 Biographical article about Daniel Boone and his wife Rebecca Bryan Boone, "the North Carolina mountain couple" and pioneers of Kentucky starting in the 1775, describing their experiences in Missouri Territory...

3. Gass's Journal of the Travels of a Corps of Discovery, from the Mouth of the Missouri through the Interior Gass's Journal of the Travels of a Corps of Discovery, from the Mouth of the Missouri through the Interior Parts of North America February 1809 Book review of "A Journal of the Voyages and Travels of a Corps of Discovery" by Patrick Gass, "one of the Persons employed in the Expedition." Description of their voyage from Saint Louis along the Missouri...

4. Historical Sketch of Kansas City from the Beginning to 1909 Historical Sketch of Kansas City from the Beginning to 1909 October 1909 Chronological history of the Kansas City area with descriptions of events and periods from the "beginning" to 1909. Kansas Missouri state boundary discussed as a result of Indian treaties.

5. Historical Sketch of Kansas City, Mo., from the Beginning to 1909 Historical Sketch of Kansas City, Mo., from the Beginning to 1909 1910 Annotated chronology of the history of Kansas City, Missouri from prehistoric Indian eras to 1909, covering its many political changes in ownership (Spain, France, England, etc.).

6. Journal of a Voyage Up the River Missouri; Performed in 1811 Journal of a Voyage Up the River Missouri; Performed in 1811 November//1816 Book review of "Journal of a Voyage Up the River Missouri; Performed in 1811" by Henry Marie Brackenridge, or Henry Brackenridge (a lawyer turned writer) about the book author's trip up the Missouri River...

7. Kansas City's First Forty Years Kansas City's First Forty Years 1962 Article with one paragraph about Andrew Drips [1799-1860, according to this source], "a noted figure on the Missouri frontier in the pioneer period" with the American Fur Company, a United States Indian...

8. Much Research for 'Westering Man' Done in Archives Much Research for 'Westering Man' Done in Archives July-September//1983 Book review of "Westering Man" by Bil Gilbert about Joseph Walker (1798-1876), prominent mountain man and "first Sheriff of Jackson County, Missouri." Description of much of the book's research being done...

9. Pike's Column Pike's Column February, 2005 Material pertaining to the Zebulon Pike Southwestern Expedition. The items include a brief author's note describing the temperature scale used by the Pike party (Reaumur), a review of a 2005 Pike-related...

10. The New Eden of the Far West The New Eden of the Far West June/28/1856 Book review of "A Journey through Kansas" by Boynton and Mason about the authors' voyage in 1854 from Weston, Missouri through Kansas Territory to the Rocky Mountains (then the western limit of the territory)....

11. The Rediscovery of Colter's Hell and Other Research Adventures The Rediscovery of Colter's Hell and Other Research Adventures 1973 Descriptions of western fur traders Seth Ward and Major John Dougherty, noting Ward as husband of "two wives--one Indian and one white girl back in the settlements."

12. Thomas James: Traveler to Santa Fe Thomas James: Traveler to Santa Fe October//1953 Biographical article about Thomas James, an early western trader and mountain man traveling to the territory of the Blackfeet Indians in 1809 and to Santa Fe in 1821 before writing a book about his experiences...