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1. A City Divided: The Racial Landscape of Kansas City, 1900-1960 A City Divided: The Racial Landscape of Kansas City, 1900-1960 2002 Section of the chapter which tells about "race men" and "race women" of the 1920s and how they advanced awareness in Kansas City of the existing color lines. Mentioned are L. Amassa Knox, D. A. Holmes,...

2. A History of Children's Mercy Hospital A History of Children's Mercy Hospital 1961 Story of the founding and growth of Children's Mercy Hospital, at first run only by women such as the founder, Katherine Berry Richardson.

3. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. 1896 Biographical sketch of Dr. Rachel Tenney, a homeopathic physician born in Maine in 1831 and moving to Independence, Missouri and then Kansas City after her husband's death in Lawrence, Kansas.

4. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. 1896 Biographical sketch of Dr. Henrietta Tainter, "a physician of the eclectic school in Kansas City." Born in Indiana in 1845 and coming here after the death of her husband in Logan, Kansas.

5. American Business Women's Association American Business Women's Association 2003 Profile of the history of the ABWA that incorporated on September 22, 1949, under the leadership of Hilary A. Bufton, Jr., and three Kansas City businesswomen.

6. Anita B. Gorman Anita B. Gorman 2002 This book contains one page personal accounts of the lives of numerous women from the Kansas City metro area, as well as their photograph. Includes Anita B. Gorman, Commissioner, Missouri Department of...

7. Annie Ridenbaugh Bird Annie Ridenbaugh Bird 1992 Entry with photo and bio of Annie Ridenbaugh Bird, or Annie Bird (1856-1937), president of the Emery, Bird, Thayer Dry Goods Company for 17 years. Description of her life and career as a native of Saint...

8. Avis Elida Smith Avis Elida Smith 1896 Biographical sketch of Dr. Avis Elida Smith, or Avis Smith, an early woman physician of Kansas City. Born in Illinois in 1851 and coming to Kansas City in 1884 as an obstetrician and head "of the medical...

9. Bess Wallace Truman Bess Wallace Truman June 26, 1905 Section in the book on Mrs. Harry Truman or Bess Truman. Includes photographs as well as a "For More Reading" section at the end.

10. Blue Book of City Hall: Kansas City, Mo., 1924 Blue Book of City Hall: Kansas City, Mo., 1924 1924 Photos of the Municipal Farm and the "Women's Reformatory."

11. Bonnie Tolson Bonnie Tolson 2002 This book contains one page personal accounts of the lives of numerous women from the Kansas City metro area, as well as their photograph. Includes artist and poet Bonnie Tolson.

12. Business Men's Bible Class Business Men's Bible Class 1955 Brief history of the founding of the Business Men's Bible Class of the First Baptist Church of Kansas City, Mo., also referred to as the "World's Largest Men's Bible Class". The organization was established...

13. Called To Courage: Four Women In Missouri History Called To Courage: Four Women In Missouri History 2002 Text with photographs concerning Nell Donnelly Reed, local dress maker and entrepreneur. Also includes suggestions for further reading.

14. Carol Marinovich Carol Marinovich 2002 This book contains one page personal accounts of the lives of numerous women from the Kansas City metro area, as well as their photograph. Includes Kansas City, Kansas mayor Carol Marinovich.

15. Clara A. Reyes Clara A. Reyes 2002 This book contains one page personal accounts of the lives of numerous women from the Kansas City metro area, as well as their photograph. Includes Clara A. Reyes, owner and founder of "Dos Mundos" Hispanic...

16. Clara C. Hoffman: Prophet and Pioneer Clara C. Hoffman: Prophet and Pioneer //19?? Booklet of collected stories about Clara C. Hoffman, the leader of the Women's Christian Temperance Union and activist against alcoholism and for women's rights.

17. Clara Stover of Russell Stover Candies Clara Stover of Russell Stover Candies June 14, 1905 Photo and bio of Clara Lewis Stover, or Clara Stover (1882-1975), vice-president of Russell Stover Candies and wife of the company's founder. Native of Iowa coming to Kansas City in 1931 with the new company...

18. Claude Gorton Claude Gorton June 14, 1905 Photo and bio of Claude Gorton (1888-1975), a woman politician "instrumental in getting rid of the Pendergast machine" and "chairman of the Independent Coalition of American Women for Missouri that supported...

19. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Biography of female architect Nelle E. Peters (1884-1974), a designer of Kansas City "apartment buildings and hotels, particularly in the 1920s."

20. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Biography of Nell Donnelly Reed (1889-1991), a pioneer woman clothing designer and entrepreneur, starting the Donnelly Garment Company in the 1910s and leading it to "one of the largest in the nation"...