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1. Annie Chambers' High-Toned Brothel Annie Chambers' High-Toned Brothel Fall//1997 Article about the brothels or bordellos in Kansas City and similar frontier towns in the middle to late 19th century, describing them in general as well as Kansas City brothels and the practice of prostitution...

2. How It All Began How It All Began December//1983 Comprehensive history of Kansas City's arts and entertainment, contrasting its "broader and higher form[s]," with photos and descriptions of various entertainers and entertainment venues. Description of...

3. In the Beginning: Independence In the Beginning: Independence Summer 2006 Story of the town of Independence, Missouri, and its involvement with early overland trail outfitting. Founded in 1827, situated three miles from Wayne City Landing on the Missouri River. It is the county...

4. Unbossed Judge Unbossed Judge January/30/1939 Article about the efforts to stop vice in the city by Pendergast machine opponent Judge Southern, with raids on gambling houses and brothels.