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1. Courthouses of Jackson County, Missouri Courthouses of Jackson County, Missouri 1938 Photos and descriptions of the Independence and Kansas City courthouses beginning as a two-room log cabin in Independence.

2. Jackson County's First Judges Jackson County's First Judges April 10, 1905 Description of the appointment of the first three Jackson County judges in 1827. "On the 22nd day of January, 1827, the legislature appointed Abraham McClelland, Richard Fristoe and Henry Burris as presiding...

3. Jackson County, Missouri: Its Opportunities and Resources Jackson County, Missouri: Its Opportunities and Resources 1926 Photos of the Independence Square courthouse for Jackson County, Missouri.

4. Matt T. Field on the Santa Fe Trail Matt T. Field on the Santa Fe Trail 1960 Footnote about the original "two-room cabin-courthouse, built in 1828" in Independence, replaced five times up to 1932.

5. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Directory Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Directory 1902 Photo and bio of Edward Winstanley, "superintendent of the Court-house" in Independence, Missouri. Born in England in 1849 and emigrating to Jackson County, Missouri in 1874 as a merchant before being...

6. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture 1928 Illustration of the early courthouse at Independence.

7. Survivors: A Catalog of Missouri's Remaining 19th Century County Courthouses Survivors: A Catalog of Missouri's Remaining 19th Century County Courthouses 2000 Photos and histories of the first two Jackson County Courthouses in Independence (the first built in 1827-1828 and the second in 1836) and the Platte County Courthouse in Platte City, Missouri (built in...

8. There Is No Limit: Architecture and Sculpture in Kansas City There Is No Limit: Architecture and Sculpture in Kansas City 1934 Entire chapter on the Jackson County Courthouse in Independence and a section on the architect of the Kansas City courthouses, Asa Beebe Cross, built in 1872 and 1892.