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1. Vintage KC: 1915 Vintage KC: 1915 December 1, 2006 Photograph and brief description of men plowing sidewalks and streets for the J.C. Nichols Company in 1915, using mule drawn, V-shaped snowplows made of wood.

2. They Came from Missouri and They Showed the Way They Came from Missouri and They Showed the Way October 1, 1941 Map and article about prominent Missourians becoming important either here or elsewhere, including Lloyd Stark, Mark Twain, John Marmaduke, Walter Williams, Lon Stephens, John Collet, John Pershing, Calamity...

3. The Right Snow-Removal Organization The Right Snow-Removal Organization October//1968 Photos and article about the "comprehensive snow and ice removal program developed by the Kansas City Public Works Department."

4. The Once and Future King? [and] Pretender to the Throne The Once and Future King? [and] Pretender to the Throne March 1975 Photos and accompanying articles about the Kansas City mayoral race between Charles Wheeler (incumbent) and Sarah Snow (challenger) and topics for debate in 1975.

5. The Beginnings of the University of Kansas The Beginnings of the University of Kansas 1900 Speech on the origins and history of the University of Kansas, founded as "the State University of Kansas" in 1864 and opened on September 12, 1866.

6. That Debate: Charles & Sarah, the Uncut Version That Debate: Charles & Sarah, the Uncut Version April//1975 Interview (with questions asked by the author) and dialogue of the debate between Sarah Snow and Charles Wheeler, candidates for mayor of Kansas City in 1975, with discussion on relevant local issues.

7. Our Travelers Our Travelers October 1, 1901 Brief biographical article about Edgar Harris Snow, or Edgar Snow, "one of the most successful jewelry traveling salesmen out of Kansas City," representing Woodstock, Hoefer & Company, wholesale jewelers....

8. Faces of the Past Faces of the Past May//1991 Photo and description of Sarah Snow, "the first woman" to run for mayor of Kansas City in 1975 against Charles Wheeler (unsuccessfully). City Council member from 1967 to 1975 "represent[ing] the growing...

9. Edgar Snow: China Hand from Missouri Edgar Snow: China Hand from Missouri April//1987 Photos and biographical article about Edgar Snow (1905-1972), a prominent Chinese journalist from Missouri. Native of Kansas City studying here and at the University of Missouri-Columbia before moving...

10. Early Day Weather Documented in Society Archives Early Day Weather Documented in Society Archives January//1978 Article about using historical records to determine climatic changes in the Kansas City area, including extremes such as floods, snowfall, heat waves, etc.

11. Colored Salt--Contented Cars Colored Salt--Contented Cars October//1955 Photos (depicting Downtown or Midtown stores such as Super A& P Market, etc.) and article (written by the commissioner of streets and sewers) about snow removal on Kansas City streets using different types...

12. Both Garbage and Snow Both Garbage and Snow September//1958 Article with photos about the increased efficiency through bigger trucks in street cleaning of both garbage and snow.

13. And Now. ..A Missive from Mont Blue And Now. ..A Missive from Mont Blue January//1981 Letter to the editors of City magazine about omitting the Mont Blue Ski Area in Lawrence, Kansas, from a previous publication of area snow skiing sites.

14. About the West: Kansas Abolitionists Fight Confederates in Missouri About the West: Kansas Abolitionists Fight Confederates in Missouri Summer//2001 Photos, illustrations, map, and biographical article about Jared Barnes (1834-1916), "an avowed Free-Stater" moving from his native New York to Kansas Territory in 1857 and serving as a Union officer in...

15. A Service Program for 705 Miles of Streets A Service Program for 705 Miles of Streets January//1955 Article about the Public Works Department's Street Repair Section and other sections and their maintenance of Kansas City's 705 miles of streets against floods, snow, and other wear and tear.