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1. Engineering--Sanitary Engineering in Kansas City Engineering--Sanitary Engineering in Kansas City March//1880 Detailed description about improvements on the sewer works in the city with locations of new drainage systems and potential health hazards and costs.

2. Golden Wells--Golden Rivers Golden Wells--Golden Rivers September 1947 Illustrations and article about the oil industry in the Kansas City area, describing the operations of several area companies such as the Standard Oil Company, the Phillips Petroleum Company, the Sinclair...

3. Green Connection Green Connection March 2008 A profile of the proposed Riverfront Heritage Trail which will connect greenway systems throughout Kansas City. "The simple goal is to develop a first-of-its-kind bistate trail system called the Riverfront...

4. Jim Leedy: Rivers and Jungles Jim Leedy: Rivers and Jungles November/December 2008 Profile of Kansas City artist and teacher Jim Leedy.

5. Kansas: 'As Long as . . .' Kansas: 'As Long as . . .' September 17, 1956 Short article about how the Wyandotte Indians of Oklahoma (part of the Huron tribe) reclaimed the two-acre tract of land in Kansas City, Kansas, used as a burial ground. The Huron Cemetery land was ceded...

6. Over Around and Through: The Blue River and its Crossings Over Around and Through: The Blue River and its Crossings 2006 Article discusses the history and importance of the Blue River which often goes unnoticed. It includes references to floods, bridges and the difficulty of crossing the river in the early years of settlement....

7. Perilous Journeys: Missouri Steamboats Weren't Built for the Long Haul Perilous Journeys: Missouri Steamboats Weren't Built for the Long Haul June 2008 Article reviews the difficulties and tradgedies of steamboat travel on the Missouri River. The explosion of the Saluda was the worst steamboat accident on the Missouri River. Less than two months following...