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1. Dog Finds Markers For Pioneers' Graves Dog Finds Markers For Pioneers' Graves June 5, 2005 A Raytown family has discovered, thanks to their dog's digging, the gravestones of some early Jackson County pioneers. To date, six monuments have been discovered including those of the Archibald Rice...

2. Moving Heaven and Earth Moving Heaven and Earth November 2, 2006 Article describing plans for relocation of five pioneer cemeteries near Kansas City International Airport to make way for development. Remains and gravestones from the Hoy, Miller, Kimsey, and Brightwell...

3. SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection 1980 – 2005, bulk 1990s The materials within the KCPL Reference Hard to Find (HTF) Collection were compiled by Kansas City Public Library reference librarians and staff members to provide an easy to access source of information...

4. The Last Laugh: Missouri Epitaphs Speak of Friendship, Marriage, Occupation, Money, Heaven and Hell, The Last Laugh: Missouri Epitaphs Speak of Friendship, Marriage, Occupation, Money, Heaven and Hell, Personality, Chance and Circumstance Winter//1995 Article about the historical evidence supplied by epitaphs on Missouri gravestones, often including sculptures, with photos and reprinted epitaphs.