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1992 (4)
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1. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Lucy Stowe Bigelow, or Lucy Bigelow (1885-1951), former leader of the George H. Nettleton Home for Aged Women and founder of "Miss Bigelow's School at 729 Troost Avenue for boys and girls"...

2. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Elizabeth Bruce Crogman, or Elizabeth Crogman (1894-1992), director and co-founder of "the Florence Home at 2446 Michigan Avenue" and later at 24th and Campbell Streets from about 1925...

3. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Vassie James Ward Hill, or Vassie Hill (1875-1954), founder of the "Country Day School for boys and Sunset Hill School for girls," introducing "progressive and experimental ideas in education...

4. Phoebe Ess Phoebe Ess 1992 Photo and bio of Phoebe Jane Routt Ess, or Phoebe Ess (1850-1934), "the dean of Missouri clubwomen." Description of her life and career as a native of Kentucky coming to Kansas City in 1872 as a teacher...

5. Those Harvey Girls Came with Railroad Those Harvey Girls Came with Railroad Summer 1991 Brief history of the Harvey Girls and their place in the movement to the West.

6. Westport Room Mural Westport Room Mural Summer 1991 Story of the mural by Hildreth Meiere originally in the Westport Room of Union Station, associated with the Fred Harvey Company and its Harvey Girls. Description of the mural's depiction of the important...