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1. A Guide to the Study of Local History and the Collection of Historical Material A Guide to the Study of Local History and the Collection of Historical Material April 1921 Guide for research, collection, and maintenance of local history materials and societies in Missouri, describing the "Missouri Valley Historical Society in Kansas City."

2. C. C. Bailey C. C. Bailey n.d. Identification associated with this small 19th century portrait of man in military uniform includes, "C.C. Bailey, maj. ADC Mil Sec of Mo.". Also on back "Governor's ADC, May 20, 1863".

3. Coates Opera House Coates Opera House [1870] An exterior two image stereopticon card, No. 125, of the Coates Opera House showing the back of the structure. Back of the card states "Kissel & Shannon's Stereoscopic & Large Views of Kansas City & Vicinity"....

4. E. Milton McGee E. Milton McGee n.d. Small, 19th century portrait of Elijah Milton McGee.

5. Exhibit At R. A. Long Building Exhibit At R. A. Long Building 1914 Identified on back of photograph as "Mrs. Toney Spinning, R. A. Long Exhibit - 1914". Exhibit sponsored by the Missouri Valley Historical Society. Good example of a spinning wheel.

6. Fashionable Pearl Street Fashionable Pearl Street October/3/1921 Two paragraphs of biography about Dr. William Campbell (1855-1919), former president of the Missouri Valley Historical Society and "the son of John Campbell, one of the city's most famed pioneers and his...

7. Front Street Stereopticon Card Front Street Stereopticon Card 1871 Two image stereopticon card identified as Front Street between Main and Walnut in Kansas City. Noted as being a gift of Hugh L. McElroy. Back of card indicates "Stereoscopic Views of Kansas City and Vicinity"...

8. George B. Longan George B. Longan n.d. Portrait of Kansas City Assistant School Superintendent George B. Longan.

9. Group of Men Caught on Movie Film Group of Men Caught on Movie Film 1916? Group of men believed to be associated with the Missouri Valley Historical Society. The man on the right is thought to be John Barber White, long time president of the group. The other men are not identified....

10. H. R. Gamble H. R. Gamble n.d. Small, 19th century portrait identified on photograph as H. R. Gamble, Governor of Missouri, 1862.

11. Henry Withers Henry Withers n.d. Small 19th century portrait of man identified on back of photograph as Henry Withers. May be Henry M. Withers as a young man. He was a local lawyer and politician who died in Kansas City in 1908.

12. James M. Greenwood James M. Greenwood n.d. Portrait of Kansas City School Superintendent James M. Greenwood.

13. Jim Bridger Jim Bridger 1857 Small, 19th century seated portrait of Jim Bridger. Worded on the back of the photograph as "James Bridger, father of Mrs. Wachsman. Taken for sons in 1857. Granddaughter, Mrs. Louise C. Lightle".

14. John S. Campbell Family John S. Campbell Family 1871 View of John S. Campbell family seated on the grass by their residence on Walnut Street. Back of photograph indicates property of H. L. McElroy.

15. Missouri Valley Historical Society Missouri Valley Historical Society January/23/1927 Article indicating McCoy's original land deed given to Missouri Valley Historical Society in 1927 among mention of other holdings of the society.

16. Missouri Valley Historical Society Missouri Valley Historical Society 1930 Group portrait of guests of the Society at 101 W. Linwood.

17. Missouri Valley Historical Society Missouri Valley Historical Society

18. Missouri Valley Historical Society Missouri Valley Historical Society 1913-1927 Contents of folder include published constitution and by-laws (1913), unused society postal envelope, and a copy of the Citizens' League Bulletin dated Oct. 1, 1927, which contains an article about the...

19. Missouri Valley Historical Society Missouri Valley Historical Society Series II of the collection contains manuscripts of reminiscences on various subjects of early Kansas City, including the Santa Fe Trail.

20. Missouri Valley Historical Society Records Finding Aid Missouri Valley Historical Society Records Finding Aid 1830-1940, bulk 1889-1940 The Missouri Valley Historical Society (1913-1940) was the successor to the Kansas City Historical Society (1906-1913) and the Early Settler's Society and Historical Association (1896-1906). All these...