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1. Notes on the Pioneer School of Kansas City, Part One Notes on the Pioneer School of Kansas City, Part One December 1922 Quotes and other recollections from Nellie McCoy Harris, or Nellie Harris, regarding early Jackson County schools, including the J. O. Buchanan School, the Parrish Farm School, the Cave Spring School,...

2. Notes on the Pioneer School of Kansas City, Part One Notes on the Pioneer School of Kansas City, Part One December 1922 Mention of William Mulkey as a student of the Colesville School in early 1830s Kansas City, supervised by teacher Parley Pratt (also listed on the same page as Charley Pratt) and "founded by the Mormon...

3. Notes on the Pioneer School of Kansas City, Part One Notes on the Pioneer School of Kansas City, Part One December 1922 Short description of the J. O. Buchanan School at Missouri Avenue between Walnut and Grand Avenues in 1845-1846, near the residence of "Colonel and Mrs. Willam M. Chick, who lived at Second and Walnut...

4. Notes on the Pioneer School of Kansas City, Part One Notes on the Pioneer School of Kansas City, Part One December 1922 Mention of children "from the families of Isam and Levi Bradley" attending the Gooseneck school in 1830s Jackson County, Missouri.

5. Notes on the Pioneer School of Kansas City, Part One Notes on the Pioneer School of Kansas City, Part One December 1922 One paragraph about Lott Coffman, "a versatile person in a pioneer community, serving its needs as teacher, councilman, surveyor, lawyer and justice of the peace" in the Town of Kansas.

6. Notes on the Pioneer School of Kansas City, Part One Notes on the Pioneer School of Kansas City, Part One December 1, 1922 Short descriptions and mentionings of William Bales, "probably Kansas City's oldest native resident," his father Walter Bales, and his wife "Hattie Evans (Mrs. William Bales)," noting that the original...

7. Notes on the Pioneer School of Kansas City, Part One Notes on the Pioneer School of Kansas City, Part One December 1922 Description of Miss Artemisia Knight, the first teacher at the Knight school "in a log-house at the corner of what is now [3rd Street] and Baltimore" Avenues, with students such as Mrs. Amanda Jackson...

8. First School in Kansas City First School in Kansas City December 1922 Brief description of Colesville school, the "first school established within the present limits of Kansas City" and "founded by the Mormon Prophet, Joseph Smith, in 1832, in what is now Troost Park."

9. Farms Owned by Isaac McCoy Farms Owned by Isaac McCoy October 3, 1921 On the hill side just west of Mill Creek boulevard, near Forty-third street was a fine spring, the water supply of the [McCoy] family. The branch from it furnished water for the stock. This brook followed...

10. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 History of Highland Academy from the point of view of one of its students, Stephen Ragan, describing the ambitions of the school and problems in keeping adequate teachers. Also a footnote about his first...

11. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Excerpted letter by Jones Lockridge, a student at an early Jackson County school, to his teacher, Mr. Bohannon.

12. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Descriptions of Reverend Thomas Johnson as founder of the Manual Training School for Indians at the Shawnee Indian Mission (in Johnson County, Kansas) and of Jefferson Johnson as the founder of the Highland...

13. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Footnote and description of Dr. Henry Hereford, a physician and teacher in Jackson County schools and at Westport in the mid-19th century.

14. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Mention of Henry Chiles and Lige Chiles as students at the school of John W. Bybee near Westport in the 1840s.

15. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Mention of "the Reverend Barzilla Adams" as an administrator of an early Jackson County school on 15th Street in Kansas City.

16. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Footnote about the Six Mile Prairie school in rural Jackson County in the 1800s.

17. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Account of the methods of education in the early schools in Kansas City and Jackson County, also listing many individual schools such as Chapel Hill Academy (page 170).

18. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Mention of Joseph Boone as head of the school near later 15th Street in the Town of Kansas.

19. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Mentionings of George Briant as a pupil of the author's school in mid-19th century Jackson County.

20. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Mention of Senator F. M. Cockrell as a student at "Chapel Hill Academy in Lafayette County, near the Jackson County line," some time after its construction in 1843.