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341. Allen McGee Allen McGee 1896 Photo and bio of Allen McGee (spelled here "Allan"), a businessman and in 1896 "the only survivor of the family of James H. and Nellie (Frye) McGee." Born in Kentucky in 1815 and coming to Kansas City...

342. Along the Boone's Lick Road: Missouri's Contribution to Our First Transcontinental Route--U. S. Highway Along the Boone's Lick Road: Missouri's Contribution to Our First Transcontinental Route--U. S. Highway 40 1999 Description and maps regarding the history of Boone's Lick Road, or Boone's Lick Trail (from Saint Louis to Old Franklin, Missouri) in conjunction with Missouri's first public road laws and routes (including...

343. Along the Old Trail: Pioneer Sketches of Arrow Rock and Vicinity Along the Old Trail: Pioneer Sketches of Arrow Rock and Vicinity //1914 Book about the history of Saline County, Missouri, including the Santa Fe Trail and Arrow Rock, with several stories about settlers from the early 1800s.

344. Alphonso Hunt Alphonso Hunt 1896 Biographical sketch of Dr. Alphonso Hunt, a physician born in Lawrence, Kansas, in 1857 and coming to the Kansas City in around the early 1880s, residing at 2901 Main Street.

345. Amazing Grace, Kansas City, Kansas, and Kansas City, Missouri Amazing Grace, Kansas City, Kansas, and Kansas City, Missouri 2005 Profile of Grace Harris, whose barbecue is served at the Grand Emporium blues club, located at 39th and Main. The author writes that Harris is also the proprietress of H-M Old Southern Style in Kansas...

346. America's Historic Stockyards: Livestock Hotels America's Historic Stockyards: Livestock Hotels 2005 This book looks at the history of U.S. stockyards. Kansas City is included in chapter 8. The text is well-documented with footnotes, a bibliography, glossary, and index.

347. America's National Historic Trails America's National Historic Trails 1999 Chapter of the book about the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail, tracing the route of the Lewis and Clark expedition of 1804-1806 from Saint Louis to Portland, Oregon, and back, crossing the Kansas...

348. America's National Historic Trails America's National Historic Trails 1999 Chapter of the book about the Santa Fe National Historic Trail, following the Santa Fe Trail between (central and western)Missouri and Santa Fe, New Mexico, from Mexican independence in 1821 to the late...

349. America's National Historic Trails America's National Historic Trails 1999 Chapter of the book about the Oregon National Historic Trail, following the historic original Oregon Trail from Independence, Missouri, to Portland, Oregon, "from 1840 to 1870" and passing through the...

350. 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.

351. American City Planning since 1890: A History Commemorating the Fiftieth Anniversary of the American American City Planning since 1890: A History Commemorating the Fiftieth Anniversary of the American Institute of Planners 1969 Numerous references to landscape architects Kessler, Wright, and Hare & Hare for their Kansas City works.

352. American Culture, American Tastes: Social Change and the 20th Century American Culture, American Tastes: Social Change and the 20th Century 1999 References to and brief descriptions of the Committee on Public Information during World War I, and its chairman, George Creel, a former Kansas City journalist, pointing out his efforts with the committee...

353. American Drawings and Watercolors from the Kansas City Region American Drawings and Watercolors from the Kansas City Region 1992 Photo (of one of his paintings) and biographical sketch of Frederic James (1915-1985), a watercolor painter and native of Kansas City "teaching at the Art Institute" and winning awards "for 'Argentine...

354. American Dressmaker: The American System of Dressmaking American Dressmaker: The American System of Dressmaking 1907 Illustration and description of the American College of Dressmaking in Kansas City.

355. American Dressmaker: The American System of Dressmaking American Dressmaker: The American System of Dressmaking 1907, 1909 Text for the beginner, guide for the seamstress, and reference for the professional.

356. American Institute of Architects Guide to Kansas City Architecture & Public Art American Institute of Architects Guide to Kansas City Architecture & Public Art 2000 Book filled with photos, maps, and descriptions of numerous structures of architectural significance in Kansas City including buildings, residences, and public art works and including newer buildings up...

357. American Portraits American Portraits 1946 Illustration and biographical sketch of artist Thomas Hart Benton.

358. American Preachers of To-Day: Intimate Appraisals of Thirty-two Leaders American Preachers of To-Day: Intimate Appraisals of Thirty-two Leaders 1933 Chapter of the book (partly an interview of) about Reverend Burris Jenkins, pastor of the Linwood Boulevard Christian Church and later the Community Christian Church in Kansas City, born here in 1869....

359. American Royal Barbecue American Royal Barbecue Photos, illustrations, and description of the American Royal Barbecue, "The World Series of Barbecue Contests" that began in 1979.

360. American Royal Origin of Name American Royal Origin of Name 1999 'The American Royal was given its name after Dean C. F. Curtiss, dean of agriculture at the Iowa State College of Agriculture, compared the show favorably with the British Royal Agricultural Fair. The...