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1. Wild West Photograph Collection Finding Aid Wild West Photograph Collection Finding Aid The majority of photographs in this collection came from the Brookings Montgomery photograph collection purchased by the library in the 1960s. Images are of outlaws, cowboys, Indians, lawmen, judges, western...

2. West Terrace Park, Palisades West Terrace Park, Palisades Postcard of Palisades at West Terrace Park

3. SC117 Map Collection Finding Aid SC117 Map Collection Finding Aid 1642-2009 and n.d. This is an artificial collection consisting of maps found in the Missouri Valley Special Collections. The collection includes historical, road, and geological maps, as well as travel guides. Most of the...

4. Mary Handly Linton Papers and Slide Collection Finding Aid Mary Handly Linton Papers and Slide Collection Finding Aid 1811-1962 Mary Handly Linton was a local poet and author of books of verse. The collection contains both her personal papers and slide collection of approximately 3800 slides. Included with the personal papers are...

5. SC58 Mrs. Sam Ray Postcard Collection Finding Aid SC58 Mrs. Sam Ray Postcard Collection Finding Aid 1890-1998 Mildred Kittell Ray was born in Halstead, Kansas, on September 22, 1895. An avid collector of postcards (buttons, too), Mrs. Ray, at the age of 72, initiated a column in the Kansas City Times and Kansas...

6. AC2 First Baptist Church AC2 First Baptist Church 1920-2000 The First Baptist Church Collection provides insight into the activities of First Baptist Church of Kansas City, Kansas, through meeting minutes, anniversary programs, and other items.

7. SC57 Siegrist Engraving Company Etching Collection Finding Aid SC57 Siegrist Engraving Company Etching Collection Finding Aid 1936-1966 The Siegrist Engraving Company, located at 924 Oak, was founded in 1902 by Mr. Henry S. Siegrist. The collection has 35 etchings of notable Kansas City historical landmarks, including buildings, residences,...

8. Steamboating: Sixty-five Years on Missouri's Rivers Steamboating: Sixty-five Years on Missouri's Rivers 1950 Book about the historical development of the waterway traffic on the rivers of the Midwest, especially the Missouri River and its tributaries, with an illustration on the inside cover of the steamboat...

9. Kansas City Riverfront Kansas City Riverfront 1950 Looking southeast, near confluence of Missouri and Kansas rivers.

10. Missouri and Kansas Rivers Missouri and Kansas Rivers 1950 Aerial view looking northwest near 6th Street Trafficway and Grand.

11. Steamboating: Sixty-five Years on Missouri's Rivers Steamboating: Sixty-five Years on Missouri's Rivers 1950 History of the Kansas City Missouri River Navigation Company and boat traffic in the city from the 1870s to 1950.

12. Ferrelview Quadrangle Ferrelview Quadrangle 1950 Topographical map of an area of Platte County featuring the towns of Hoover, Ferrelview, Linkville, Hampton, Platte Gardens, and Tiffany Springs. Creeks, schools, roads, and churches are in evidence, as...

13. Contractors Machinery Company Helps in Curbing Vast Rivers Contractors Machinery Company Helps in Curbing Vast Rivers 1950 Largest pile driving equipment supplier in the country at 2643 Southwest Boulevard, founded in 1907.

14. Bearcreek Quadrangle Bearcreek Quadrangle 1956 Topographical map of an area southeast of Kansas City, Missouri in Jefferson and Madison Counties. The town of Bearcreek, Missouri is featured, as well as roads, creeks, rivers, and springs. Several churches...

15. 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...

16. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Lena Rivers Smith, or Lena Smith (1922-1968), "the first black to be employed by a Kansas City television station." Native of Kansas City graduating from Lincoln High School and becoming...

17. Lewis and Clark Resources Lewis and Clark Resources 2003 A bibliography of materials related to Lewis and Clark held by the Kansas City Public Library.

18. Biography of Johnston Lykins (1800-1876), Missionary, Doctor, and Kansas City's Second Mayor Biography of Johnston Lykins (1800-1876), Missionary, Doctor, and Kansas City's Second Mayor 2007

19. Biography of James H. McGee (1786-1840), Early Settler Biography of James H. McGee (1786-1840), Early Settler 2008

20. Biography of Joseph Guinotte (1815-1867), Civil Engineer Biography of Joseph Guinotte (1815-1867), Civil Engineer 2008