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1. $10,000 Grant Received for Further Restoration of Harris-Kearney House $10,000 Grant Received for Further Restoration of Harris-Kearney House April-May//1979 News of a grant from the W. J. Brace Charitable Trust to the Westport Historical Society for continued restoration of the Harris House at 40th and Baltimore.

2. 1855 Harris Home at 4000 Baltimore Avenue, in Old Westport 1855 Harris Home at 4000 Baltimore Avenue, in Old Westport October//1976 Photo on the issue's cover and caption about the home on the inside cover.

3. A Home District Beautiful A Home District Beautiful February 1921 Photos, architectural drawings, and article about the Country Club District of Kansas City, with details of its beauty and design and history, including an interview with "J. C. Nichols, designer and builder...

4. An Old Westport Landmark An Old Westport Landmark August/29/1912 Illustration and article about the old house in Westport at 4217 Mill Creek Parkway (later called J. C. Nichols Parkway), "built in 1844 by A. Richter, a well to do contractor and builder."

5. Automobiles, Home and Shed Automobiles, Home and Shed n.d. Automobiles, home and shed in the area of Southwest Trafficway and Roanoke Road north of Westport Road.

6. Brazier Family Genealogy Brazier Family Genealogy Information on the interrelated Brazier family, Purdom family, and Waskey family of pioneer Westport. Photos, illustrations, maps, and information on prominent family members such as Catherine Brazier...

7. Building near Southwest Trafficway Building near Southwest Trafficway n.d. View of structure near Southwest Trafficway in the area of Westport Road.

8. Captain Joseph Parks House Captain Joseph Parks House File containing a photocopy of a pamphlet about the house (pictured) of Captain Joseph Parks (1794-1859), built in 1845 just west of the state line near the Shawnee Indian Mission and torn down in 1905....

9. Celebration at Harris-Kearney House Celebration at Harris-Kearney House October 1979 Notice for a "gala celebration" for the "completion of restoration of the front porch and east fa├žade of the 1855 Harris-Kearney House, 4000 Baltimore" Avenue.

10. Charles Kearney Charles Kearney Photos and biographical information on Charles Kearney (1820-1898), a Santa Fe trader in Westport. Born in Ireland and serving in the Mexican War before coming to Westport in 1852 as a western trader and...

11. Controversy in Westport: Housing for the Elderly Controversy in Westport: Housing for the Elderly January-February//1980 Photo of installation of solar collectors on a Westport home roof to heat water.

12. Cowtown Chronicles: K. C.'s 150 Years Old--How's Your Local History I. Q.? Cowtown Chronicles: K. C.'s 150 Years Old--How's Your Local History I. Q.? May 2000 Photo and information about local history of the Kansas City metropolitan area in the form of a quiz, with "questions and locations" regarding the following: (1) the Archibald Rice home at 66th and Blue...

13. Daniel Morgan Boone Daniel Morgan Boone September//1969 Biographical article about Daniel Morgan Boone, Daniel Boone's third son and one of the earliest settlers of the Kansas City area, visiting the territory of Jackson County in the 1790s, partnering in business...

14. Drawing of Harris Home Drawing of Harris Home 1919 Full frontal and side view; located at Westport and Main.

15. Early History of Greater Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas: The Prophetic City at the Mouth of the Kaw Early History of Greater Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas: The Prophetic City at the Mouth of the Kaw 1928 Contains an illustration of the Chouteau house, one of the two houses "where heaviest fighting occurred" during the Battle of Big Blue part of the Battle of Westport.

16. Flower & Garden's Own Garden Flower & Garden's Own Garden January-February//1989 Photos, illustrations, and article about the demonstration gardens for the Flower & Garden magazine, starting at the home of the magazine's "founder and original publisher," John Tillotson in Leawood,...

17. Grant Will Finance Harris Home Project Grant Will Finance Harris Home Project May//1976 History of the home and its various owners, starting with the arrival of John Harris and Henrietta Harris and their children in 1832 from Kentucky by covered wagon.

18. Harris Home Purchased Harris Home Purchased September//1978 Article contains news of the purchase of the home by the historical society for its preservation and restoration.

19. Harris House Harris House The Harris Home was built in 1855 by Colonel Jack Harris. The original location was at 40th and Main Streets. It was moved to its present site of 4000 Baltimore Avenue in 1921.

20. Harris-Kearney House Harris-Kearney House ca1920 Full, front view of the Harris (Kearney) House, probably located at Westport Avenue and Main at the time of the photograph. House was moved to 40th and Baltimore in 1922. Identified as "Old Westport Views"....