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101. Julius Froebel's Western Travels, Part I Julius Froebel's Western Travels, Part I May 2008 Personal account of Julius Froebel's journey from New York to Missouri in 1852, including a stopover in Independence, Missouri. Froebel (1805-1893), a German scientist and politician, fled to America in...

102. Just Like the Garden of Eden: African-American Community Life in Kansas City's Leeds Just Like the Garden of Eden: African-American Community Life in Kansas City's Leeds January 1, 2004 Article traces the history of Leeds from about 1915 - 1960. Leeds was a semi-rural area within Kansas City where residents could buy their own homes, have large gardens, and raise farm animals. It particularly...

103. Kansas City Free Speech Fight of 1911 Kansas City Free Speech Fight of 1911 April 1990 Hostile conflicts in 1911 over the public speech gatherings.

104. Kansas City Staff Sparks Investigation Kansas City Staff Sparks Investigation April/1/1968 Article about the investigation of the "Kansas City Public Library and its director, Richard B. Sealock" by the "Kansas City School Board" for selective book ordering and "inadequate branch service," etc....

105. 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...

106. Kansas Language Kansas Language April/10/1915 Book review of the "Dictionary of Kansas Language" by Judge J. C. Ruppenthal of Russell, Kansas, with excerpts of the book's review from the Kansas City Star and examples of several words and phrases idiomatic...

107. Killed by Rebels: A Civil War Massacre and Its Aftermath Killed by Rebels: A Civil War Massacre and Its Aftermath July//1977 A massacre occurred along the Lafayette-Saline County line in west central Missouri on October, 1864, between German Missourians and the William C. Quantrill gang led by George Todd and David Poole. Author...

108. Larry Schwarm Sets Kansas on Fire Larry Schwarm Sets Kansas on Fire October, 2003 Brief article describing a 2003 compilation of the photography of Larry Schwarm, a professor of photography at Emporia State University. Schwarm, whose photography is included in the permanent collections...

109. Legacy of Stone: Missouri's Trove of Rock Art Is Larger than Any Other State in the Eastern Woodlands Legacy of Stone: Missouri's Trove of Rock Art Is Larger than Any Other State in the Eastern Woodlands August 2001 Photos and article about the Indian rock art of Missouri and its research by anthropologist Carol Diaz-Granados, writing a book about its higher number of art sites than any other state "in North America's...

110. Let Us Discuss a Man: A Study of John Newman Edwards Let Us Discuss a Man: A Study of John Newman Edwards January 1963 Paper originally presented as a speech before the Kingdom of Callaway Historical Society, Feb. 19, 1962. Story of newspaperman John Newman Edwards known for his newspaper and book portrayals of Jesse and...

111. Lewis and Clark in Missouri Part 1: The Missouri River Then and Now Lewis and Clark in Missouri Part 1: The Missouri River Then and Now February 1, 2003 This article begins a series of seven to be compiled in a book about the Lewis and Clark expedition. This first one addresses the Missouri River, as it was during the expedition and as it is today, including...

112. Linda Hall Library, 5109 Cherry Street, Kansas City 4, Missouri Linda Hall Library, 5109 Cherry Street, Kansas City 4, Missouri November/15/1946 Detailed description of the holdings and objectives of the newly founded Linda Hall Library of Science and Technology, including its "most important acquisition," "the entire book collection of the American...

113. Living the Dream Living the Dream June 2009 Short article about artist Shane Evans and his Dream Studio that was named after the first book, "Olu's Dream," Evans illustrated and wrote. The Dream Studio is at 711 E. 31st St.

114. Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Spring//1997 Photo and biographical description of Joseph Schultz, director of "UMKC's classical and ancient studies program" and author of the book "Mid-America's Promise" about the "Kansas City Jewry."

115. Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Spring//1997 Brief biography of Frank Adler in a collection of brief bios of Kansas City area Jewish authors, including his work on a book on the history of the Temple B'nai Jehudah called "Roots in a Moving Stream."...

116. Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership 1997 Photo and description of Dr. Michael Loren, a physician and author of a nonfictional book called "The Road to Virtue: Resolutions for Daily Living."

117. Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Spring//1997 Photo and description of Shifra Stein, "a local author" of magazine articles and "approximately 20 books, whick range from a Kansas City restaurant guide to a book charting the best 'Day Trips from Kansas...

118. Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Spring//1997 Photo and bio of Jackie Silberg, an author of "a series of books on games for toddlers and young children and a music book containing 160 of her own songs." Also "former music teacher at Congregation Beth...

119. Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Spring//1997 Photo and biographical description of Mark Nanos, author of a book winning "a 1996 National Jewish Book Award" and "owner of Nanos & Gray Inc., a national advertising agency he co-founded in 1974 at age...

120. Local Music Legend: Tiberius Klausner Local Music Legend: Tiberius Klausner Winter//1991 Photos and biographical article about Tiberius Klausner, "professor of violin at University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory of Music, concertmaster of the Kansas City Symphony and leader of the Volker...