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1. A Tale of Two (Kansas) Cities A Tale of Two (Kansas) Cities 2006-2007 Article attempts to clear up the popular confusion about the two Kansas Cities. It provides an explanation of the origins of each city's name and contrasts their current status. It also explains the consolidated...

2. Ambitious KCK Plan Unveiled Ambitious KCK Plan Unveiled May 20, 2006 Children's Campus of Kansas City plans to develop a project in Kansas City, Kansas, covering approximately four downtown blocks. The public-private consortium plans call for three main components of the...

3. Appointed New County Counselor Appointed New County Counselor January 16, 1953 Vertical file contains a biographical article with photo about Paul Gray, an attorney and newly appointed Wyandotte County counselor in 1953. His residence was at 628 Quindaro Boulevard in Kansas City,...

4. Argentine Kansas Argentine Kansas Postcards of Argentine Kansas, Silver Avenue & Healy House in Leadville, Colorado

5. Asi es la Vida: An Analysis of the Demographic, Economic, Social, and Political Realities of Latino Immigrants Asi es la Vida: An Analysis of the Demographic, Economic, Social, and Political Realities of Latino Immigrants in Kansas City, Kansas 2001 Report sponsored by El Centro Inc. analyzing the conditions of Hispanic immigrants in Kansas City, Kansas.

6. Biography of Corrvine Patterson (1848-?), Businessman and Politician Biography of Corrvine Patterson (1848-?), Businessman and Politician 1999

7. Biography of Lydia Conley (1874-1946), Guardian of Huron Cemetery Biography of Lydia Conley (1874-1946), Guardian of Huron Cemetery 1999

8. Biography of Matthias Splitlog (1810-1897), Land Owner and Entrepreneur Biography of Matthias Splitlog (1810-1897), Land Owner and Entrepreneur 1999

9. Bleeding Kansas Period in Wyandotte County Bleeding Kansas Period in Wyandotte County Summer 2002 Article describes the rivalry between the towns of Wyandott City and Quindaro during the ''Bleeding Kansas'' era prior to the Civil War. Wyandott City became a center of pro-slave forces, while Quindaro...

10. Controversy Can be Good for a Community Controversy Can be Good for a Community January 3-9, 2008 Article discusses the revitalization of Wyandotte County. As new housing and other development have come to the western part of the county, however, some urban neighborhoods feel left behind. The Argentine...

11. Delaware Lands Belonging to the Union Pacific Rail Way Company, Eastern Division Delaware Lands Belonging to the Union Pacific Rail Way Company, Eastern Division ca. 1867 Map of ceded Delaware lands in Kansas, which the Union Pacific, Eastern Division was selling to settlers at the time of the map's creation. Residences of individuals, apparently tribal officials, are indicated,...

12. Downtown KCK Spruces Up Downtown KCK Spruces Up May 6, 2014 The Unified Government of Wyandotte County has been working to revitilize Minnesota Avenue in downtown Kansas City, Kansas. Recent improvements include building renovations of locations such as the Chamber...

13. Ghost Towns of Kansas Ghost Towns of Kansas //1979 Chapter of the book about the history of the no longer distinct town of Quindaro, Kansas, founded in 1856 as an anti-slavery boom town, "already declining" by 1861, with the Civil War doing it much damage....

14. Historic Sites in Wyandotte County, Revisited Historic Sites in Wyandotte County, Revisited June, 2004 Three lists of historic sites in Wyandotte County, created by historians interested in preservation. The first list was created historian Grant W. Harrington in 1935, while the second list, created by...

15. Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas 1935 Ethnic history of the Wyandotte Indians in the Kansas City, Kansas, area, including their negotiations to profit from their land in Wyandotte County before losing it.

16. Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas 1935 Histories and photos of the three successive Wyandotte County Courthouses from the 1860 $1,800 courthouse to the 1927 $1 million courthouse.

17. Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas 1935 Histories of the Wyandotte County towns of Armourdale and Armstrong before their incorporation into Kansas City, Kansas in the late 1800s.

18. Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas 1935 Descriptions of the early Wyandotte County, Kansas, town of Wyandotte, also known as Wyandotte City or Wyandotte Town, a rival of the town of Quindaro for Santa Fe trade upon its 1850s official founding....

19. Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas 1935 Descriptions of Rosedale, Kansas, and its history, including its absorption by the city of Kansas City, Kansas, in 1922.

20. Historical Overview of the Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools Historical Overview of the Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools 2005 Article describes the history of the Kansas City, Kansas School District from its inception. Author notes that the first school opened in Wyandotte County was built in July, 1844, provided and maintained...