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21. 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

22. Centropolis: Boom Town on the Blue River Centropolis: Boom Town on the Blue River Autumn 1999 History of the Centropolis industrial district along the Blue River between Kansas City and Independence, with photos and maps, describing both the real industrial and residential developments there and...

23. Comes a Horseman Comes a Horseman Autumn 2003 Article describes the history and use of the draft horse in cultivating the Midwest region.

24. Death of Margaret Landis Former member of UCHS Death of Margaret Landis Former member of UCHS Autumn 2002 Obituary for author Margaret Landis, excerpted from the Kansas City Star. March 27, 2002.

25. 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...

26. Dwight Eisenhower Dwight Eisenhower Autumn, 1990 Entire issue devoted to former President of the United States Dwight David Eisenhower from Kansas, with photos, illustrations, and articles on the following topics: politics, his "Great Truck Train" across...

27. 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...

28. Enemy Soldiers On American Soil: When WWII POWS Camped in Jackson County, Missouri Enemy Soldiers On American Soil: When WWII POWS Camped in Jackson County, Missouri Autumn 2003 There were 15,000 POWS located in Missouri during World War II. Jackson County had one camp located at Atherton. Article about this camp, includes photographs and footnotes.

29. 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...

30. 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...

31. Harry Truman's Hat Tip at ''The Top Hat'' Changed My Life Harry Truman's Hat Tip at ''The Top Hat'' Changed My Life Autumn 2005 Autobiographical article by JoeLouis Mattox. He met Harry Truman when 16 years old while working at the Caruthersville, Missouri cafe called "The Top Hat". Truman encouraged him to go to Lincoln University...

32. History of the Kansas State Historical Society History of the Kansas State Historical Society Autumn, 1995 Entire issue devoted to the history of the Kansas State Historical Society and its Topeka, Kansas, Memorial Building, new facilities, publications, etc., with several photos and architectural drawings....

33. 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

34. Jackson County's Jail and Its Jailers: Early Sheriffs Enforced the Law To 1859 Jackson County's Jail and Its Jailers: Early Sheriffs Enforced the Law To 1859 Spring 2004 First of two installments giving the history of the Jackson County Jail in Independence, Missouri. The 100-year-old jail is located at 217 North Main Street. The Jackson County Historical Society has owned...

35. Jackson County's Little Blue River Valley: Balancing Development and Preservation of an Historic Rural Jackson County's Little Blue River Valley: Balancing Development and Preservation of an Historic Rural Landscape Autumn 2005 What is referred to as the Little Blue Valley is the drainage basin for the Little Blue River and covers a third of Jackson County, Missouri. The article gives the history of this area including its significance...

36. 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....

37. 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...

38. 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...

39. 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...

40. KC Board of Trade's New Futures: Scale and Big Changes KC Board of Trade's New Futures: Scale and Big Changes October 19-25, 2012 The Kansas City Board of Trade was aquired by CME Group for $126 million dollars. Founded in 1856, the KCBT is the city's "oldest continuously operating business," and oversees all trading of Hard Red...