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1. A Brief History of the First Congregational Church: Kansas City, Missouri, 1866-1909 A Brief History of the First Congregational Church: Kansas City, Missouri, 1866-1909 1909 Illustration of the first church building at 10th and Grand Avenues and photo of the second at 11th and McGee Streets, both now demolished.

2. A Goodly Heritage: Commemorative Publication Celebrating the 125th Anniversary of the Westport Presbyterian A Goodly Heritage: Commemorative Publication Celebrating the 125th Anniversary of the Westport Presbyterian Church 1960 History of the church.

3. A Group of Kansas City Churches A Group of Kansas City Churches 1898-1899 Photo collage of several Kansas City area churches.

4. A President, a Church, and Trails West A President, a Church, and Trails West 2008 Continuation of title, "Competing Histories in Independence, Missouri." The author Jon E. Taylor, former historian for the Harry S Truman National Historic Site in Independence, Missouri, examines how...

5. Beacon on the Plains Beacon on the Plains 1939 Book with an extensive bibliography of sources about the various Indian missions, Catholic and otherwise, in Kansas, including Osage Mission.

6. Business Men's Bible Class Business Men's Bible Class 1955 Brief history of the founding of the Business Men's Bible Class of the First Baptist Church of Kansas City, Mo., also referred to as the "World's Largest Men's Bible Class". The organization was established...

7. Calvary Baptist Church Calvary Baptist Church 1890 Photo of the church at Ninth and Harrison.

8. Catholic Beginnings in Kansas City, Missouri: An Historical Sketch Catholic Beginnings in Kansas City, Missouri: An Historical Sketch //1920 Book with a comprehensive early history of the Kansas City area, starting in the 1600s, when French Catholics were the first white people to settle the Midwest, and continuing through to early Catholic...

9. Catholic Church Annals of Kansas City (1800-1857) Catholic Church Annals of Kansas City (1800-1857) //1917 Early history of the Catholic Church in Kansas City. Reprint from the Catholic Historical Review, Volume 3, pages 326-335.

10. Catholic Churches and Institutions in the Diocese of Kansas City and Leavenworth Catholic Churches and Institutions in the Diocese of Kansas City and Leavenworth 1923 Book of photos and descriptions of many area Catholic churches, schools, hospitals, and orphanages such as Kansas City Boys' Orphan Home, St. Joseph Orphan Home for Girls, Old Home Littler Sisters of the...

11. Centenary History of Kansas City Churches Centenary History of Kansas City Churches 1928 Information about the Saint James Catholic Church at 39th and Harrison Streets built in 1912 using piers from the Winner Bridge.

12. Centenary History of Kansas City Churches Centenary History of Kansas City Churches 1928 Church located at 43rd and Roanoke Road, built in the 1880s, but with a congregation organized soon after the Civil War. Clipping from the Kansas City Journal-Post, April 1927-March 1930.

13. Centenary History of Kansas City Churches Centenary History of Kansas City Churches 1928 Clippings from the Kansas City Journal-Post.

14. Centenary History of Kansas City Churches Centenary History of Kansas City Churches 1930 Information regarding the church at 40th and Pennsylvania Avenues, organized in 1850 and dissolved in 1887.

15. Centering Pole Centering Pole 2004 An Episcopal priest, talks about his experiences as curate at Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral in the 1960s, a time when the Civil Rights movement, the war in Viet Nam and other social changes were transforming...

16. Congregation of Saint Joseph of Carondelet Congregation of Saint Joseph of Carondelet 1923 Bibliography lists all sorts of Catholic and other religious records.

17. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Short biography of Archbishop John Glennon (1862-1946) written by Nicholas Schneider. Glennon spent two years at St. Patrick's Parish in Kansas City. Article includes citations.

18. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Biographical information about Burris Atkins Jenkins (1869-1945), a prominent Protestant preacher at the Linwood Boulevard Christian Church and religious author.

19. Early Days in the West: Along the Missouri One Hundred Years Ago Early Days in the West: Along the Missouri One Hundred Years Ago April 7, 1905 Reprint from the Liberty Tribune with biographical sketches of the author's father, Elder William Thorp (1772-1853), a pioneer Baptist missionary of the Kansas City area. Native of Virginia moving to Saint...

20. Edwin Vincent O'Hara: American Prelate Edwin Vincent O'Hara: American Prelate 1957 Book about Father Edwin Vincent O'Hara, or Edwin O'Hara (1881-1956), "the Roman Catholic bishop of Kansas City, Mo." starting in 1939.