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1. Biography of Gabriel Prudhomme (1791-1831), Early Settler Biography of Gabriel Prudhomme (1791-1831), Early Settler 2007

2. Charter Administrative Code and Revised Ordinances of Kansas City, Missouri Charter Administrative Code and Revised Ordinances of Kansas City, Missouri 1956 Town of Kansas: February 4 (or June 3), 1850; Reincorporation as City of Kansas: February 22, 1853; Name changed to Kansas City: May 9, 1889.

3. Charter Administrative Code and Revised Ordinances of Kansas City, Missouri: Revision of 1956 Charter Administrative Code and Revised Ordinances of Kansas City, Missouri: Revision of 1956 May 9, 1905 The Missouri Statutes of 1845 gave the County Courts power to incorporate towns upon petition of two-thirds of the taxable inhabitants of the proposed corporation. Acting under this statute, the Jackson...

4. City of the Future, 1850-1950: A Centennial History of Kansas City, Part I City of the Future, 1850-1950: A Centennial History of Kansas City, Part I January/1/1950 First of a two-part article on Kansas City's centennial history, with illustrations and a map showing early trading posts sites and trails, including "Chouteau Landing" in 1821 and 1844 and Westport and...

5. City of the Future, 1850-1959: A Centennial History of Kansas City, Part II City of the Future, 1850-1959: A Centennial History of Kansas City, Part II January/8/1950 Second of two-part article on Kansas City's centennial history with illustrations.

6. Greater Kansas City Official Year Book 1904-05 Greater Kansas City Official Year Book 1904-05 1905 Section on early history of Kansas City to about 1900.

7. Historical Sketch of Kansas City from the Beginning to 1909 Historical Sketch of Kansas City from the Beginning to 1909 October//1909

8. Kansas before 1854: A Revised Annals Kansas before 1854: A Revised Annals Summer//1965 Quotes from old newspapers about the growth of the town of Kansas, including the Liberty Tribune and the Saint Louis Daily Union.

9. Kansas City. ..Its History Kansas City. ..Its History 1950 History of Kansas City from 1700, starting roughly with its early exploration by Etienne Veniard de Bourgmont and the establishment of Fort Orleans.

10. Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men 1925 History of Kansas City from 1542 through 1889 in the first part of the book.

11. Kansas City Had Its Beginnings in "An Unpretending Edifice of John Barleycorn" Kansas City Had Its Beginnings in "An Unpretending Edifice of John Barleycorn" Spring 1996 Detailed history of Kansas City from 1830-1839, starting with the purchase of "Westport Landing" by Prudhomme and ending with the first town meeting of the "town of Kansas."

12. Kansas City History Kansas City History File contains information about Greater Kansas City in general or over a long period of time.

13. Twenty-eighth Annual Report of the Board of Education of the Kansas City Public Schools: Kansas City, Twenty-eighth Annual Report of the Board of Education of the Kansas City Public Schools: Kansas City, Missouri 1900 Mainly description of the economy of the city as it changed due to western migration and border warfare from 1838 to 1865.