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United States Army Cor...
C C Gee, Major
Ramsey, Millett & Hud...
Johnson and Ward
Cram's Railroad and Township Map of Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska and Kansas
Map shows numerous rivers, creeks, and towns, as well as railroad lines and county boundaries. Territories of individual Indian tribes are outlined in the area south of Kansas.
Engineering--Sanitary Engineering in Kansas City
Detailed description about improvements on the sewer works in the city with locations of new drainage systems and potential health hazards and costs.
Exploring the Kaw Valley
Book details the Kaw River valley areas and includes a short section on the Grinter House with a photograph. Gives the history of the Grinter family and of the historical significance of the home.
Golden Wells--Golden Rivers
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...
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...
1894 (1910 reprint)
Detailed topographical map of area east of Kansas City, showing parts of Clay, Ray, Jackson, and Lafayette Counties, Missouri. Some towns included are Kearney, Lawson, Vibbard, Excelsior Springs, Prathersville,...
Photocopy of map of Indian Territory, the northeast area of present-day Oklahoma. Territories of the Cherokee, Creek, Choctaw, Seminole, and Chickasaw nations are shown. Towns, rivers, roads, and railways...
Jim Leedy: Rivers and Jungles
Profile of Kansas City artist and teacher Jim Leedy.
Johnson's North America
Map of all land forms in the northern half of the western hemisphere, including the farthest reaches of northern Canada, the west coast of Greenland, the United States, Mexico, Central America, and the...
Johnson's United States
Map of the United States, Lower California, northern Mexico, Cuba, and the Bahama Islands. State and territorial boundaries, railroad lines, rivers, and towns are indicated for the U.S., as well as forts,...
Kansas City Stockyards Finding Aid
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...
KCResources, page 91
KCResources, page 92
Lewis and Clark Resources
A bibliography of materials related to Lewis and Clark held by the Kansas City Public Library.
Engraved map of Louisiana, showing lakes, rivers, towns, forts, and a few roads.
Map of California, Oregon, Texas, and the Territories Adjoining with Routes Etc.
Detailed political map of western territories of the U.S. in 1849. The following territories are included: Nebraska (to Canadian border), Indian Territory, Texas, Upper or New California, Oregon (to Canadian...
Map of Cass County, Missouri
Map of Cass County showing townships in color. Also shows rivers, roads, sections lines, schools, and railroads.
Map of Jackson County, Missouri Showing Representative Districts as Established by Jackson County Court
Blueprint map, with white markings, showing election district boundaries, municipal township city limits, section lines, and rivers in Jackson County, Missouri.
Map of Oregon, Washington, Idaho, and part of Montana
Map of Oregon, Washington, Idaho, and part of Montana showing mountains and mountain passes, rivers, towns, counties in Oregon and Washington, and the Emigrant Road. A plate number, 44, appears at the...
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