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1. First Rock Road in Jackson County First Rock Road in Jackson County August 28, 1910 Description of the supposedly first rock road in Jackson County, at the "nearest good landing on the river. This was Rickman's landing at about where now is the Sugar Creek plant of the Standard Oil Company."...

2. Follow the Red Brick Roads Follow the Red Brick Roads September 20, 2006 Article describes surviving examples of brick streets in Kansas City. The longest, a 1,750 foot stretch between Karnes Boulevard and Valentine Road, is a historic landmark.

3. Highest Points in Kansas City Highest Points in Kansas City September 11, 1949 Q.: What are the locations of the three highest points above sea level in Kansas City? According to the city engineer's office, the highest point in Kansas City is 1,026.84 feet above sea level at 73rd...

4. Traveling the Jackson County Pike with a Resident of Old Westport Traveling the Jackson County Pike with a Resident of Old Westport February/5/1946 Illustrations and autobiographical article about Virginia Harris Thornton, or Virginia Thornton, wife of Robert Thornton and granddaughter of John C. McCoy growing up in Westport at 40th and Washington...