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1. Biography of William Gillis (circa 1797-1869), Indian Trader and Kansas City Town Founder Biography of William Gillis (circa 1797-1869), Indian Trader and Kansas City Town Founder 2008

2. Biography of Sid J. Hare (1860-1938) and S. Herbert Hare (?-1960), Landscape Architects Biography of Sid J. Hare (1860-1938) and S. Herbert Hare (?-1960), Landscape Architects 2008

3. House from the Southeast, in Autumn House from the Southeast, in Autumn 11-Oct-32 1008 Valentine Road, Residence of Dr. Don Carlos Guffey, Physician

4. Electric Park: Kansas City's Coney Island 1900-1925 Electric Park: Kansas City's Coney Island 1900-1925 1997 A 45-page paper on the history of Electric Park with the information arranged chronologically. Chapter 9, "Souvenirs," contains a listing of known postcards of Electric Park. Includes copies of maps and...

5. Kansas Transportation Kansas Transportation Autumn 2003 A bibliographic essay that features many types of transportation used in Kansas over the years. Transportation is traced in the state from foot to horse and waterway, horse to locomotive, and train to...

6. The Hard Kind of Courage The Hard Kind of Courage Autumn 2013 A discussion on the creative works of Langston Hughes, Gordon Parks, and Frank Marshall Davis. All three grew up in Kansas and “emerged to represent arguably the best aesthetic production of this state.”...

7. Samuel J. Kookogey in Bleeding Kansas Samuel J. Kookogey in Bleeding Kansas Autumn 2012 A historical profile on Samuel J. Kookogey, delegate to the proslavery government of territorial Kansas from Leavenworth County. Originally from Columbus, Georgia, Kookogey took part in a plan to overthrow...

8. F. G. Smith F. G. Smith ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for F. G. Smith showing two men fishing in a lake, one in a boat and one reclining on the grassy bank. Caption says: "Autumn." One of three cards each illustrating a season. Front lower...

9. Karges & Cartwright Dry Goods Co. Karges & Cartwright Dry Goods Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Karges & Cartwright Dry Goods Co. showing a girl picking up autumn leaves. One of two cards with similar design. Lower left corner has "No. 22." Back of card is blank. Address given...

10. Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Co., The Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Co., The 1882 Advertising card for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. showing autumn scene with colored leaves. One of a set of four cards (each one a season). Back of card lists branch houses and their addresses...

11. W. H. Bean, Furniture & Stoves W. H. Bean, Furniture & Stoves ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for W. H. Bean with an image of autumn leaves and some flowers. Card is cut in the shape of the leaves. Front of card says: "W. H. Bean, Furniture & Stoves. For Cash or Installments."...

12. Drawing the Color Line in Kansas City: The Creation of Sumner High School Drawing the Color Line in Kansas City: The Creation of Sumner High School Autumn 2005 Although the grammar schools of Kansas City, Kansas, were completely segregated by 1890, the same state law that permitted this practice in cities with more than fifteen thousand residents specifically...

13. "Sound on the Goose," A Search for the Answer to an Age Old "Question" "Sound on the Goose," A Search for the Answer to an Age Old "Question" Autumn 2009 An article about the significance and meaning behind the slang phrase "sound on the goose." Redd and Etcheson's research reveals that the phrase was code for support and "commitment to the proslavery cause...

14. A Day Trip Celebrating Kansas City's Leeds Neighborhood A Day Trip Celebrating Kansas City's Leeds Neighborhood Autumn 2003 An exhibit in Jefferson City, Missouri, during Black History Month, 2003, featured the community of Leeds, home to a group of African Americans in the Kansas City area. The author details the exhibit as...

15. Kansas Literature and Race Kansas Literature and Race Autumn 2013 An overview of how race has been expressed in literature and poetry by Kansans. The author discusses how issues of segregation, class, poverty, social justice, and integration in Kansas have been portrayed...

16. Toward Fisher's Fence: Getting On Tract To Preserve One of Our Most Intact, Early Homesteads Toward Fisher's Fence: Getting On Tract To Preserve One of Our Most Intact, Early Homesteads Autumn 2003 Article about the Adam and Letty Fisher homestead located today east of Jones Road, mid-way between Bundschu and Truman Roads. The Fisher family were early residents of Jackson County and had slaves. Includes...

17. When the Union and Kansas Pacific Built Through Kansas When the Union and Kansas Pacific Built Through Kansas Summer 1966 Article about the construction of railroads into Kansas. Includes numerous newspaper references to the laying of the track and the political issues involved as well as the history leading up to the event....

18. Kansas City Biography: Charles E. Whittaker Kansas City Biography: Charles E. Whittaker Autumn 1999 Article about the life of Kansas City lawyer and later United States Supreme Court Justice Charles E. Whittaker and the 1998 new federal courthouse named for him at 9th and Locust Streets, with photos....

19. Priests of Pallas: Kansas City's Forgotten Fall Festival Priests of Pallas: Kansas City's Forgotten Fall Festival Autumn 2003 Article about the Priests of Pallas event held in Kansas City starting in 1887 and finally ending for good in 1924. It was designed to draw people to the city and was held in the Fall. Gives the history...

20. On the Ground Floor On the Ground Floor Autumn 2004 Article briefly describes the geologic history of the state of Kansas, including a physiographic map of the state depicting the geologic regions of each county.