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361. 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.

362. 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.

363. 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...

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

365. 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....

366. 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.

367. 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...

368. American Sash & Door Company City Directory Entry American Sash & Door Company City Directory Entry 1906-1970 There are no entries for the American Sash & Door Company from 1903 to 1905 or 1971 to 1973. According to the directories, the company's address from 1906 to 1960 was the southeast corner of 16th and Bellefontaine...

369. American Sewing Machine American Sewing Machine 1879 Description of business at 1026 Main Street carrying sewing machines billed as the only machine of its kind. It had "a self-setting needle" and "self-threading shuttle."

370. Americana: The Bloody Curtain Rises Americana: The Bloody Curtain Rises June/12/1954 Illustration and book review of "Bleeding Kansas" by Alice Nichols, "the story of the conflict between Northerners and Southerners for possession of Kansas between 1854 and 1857," reviewed by Kenneth Davis,...

371. Americans Discover the Sons of Columbus Americans Discover the Sons of Columbus 1978 Chapter of book discusses "missions" to immigrants including The Rev. J. B. Bisceglia's Italian Institute and Central Chapel and those at Holy Rosary parish.

372. Among the Best Ever to Play the Game Among the Best Ever to Play the Game April 5, 2011 Article profiles the accomplishments of baseball player Wilber "Bullet" Rogan and a new book about him by baseball historian Phil Dixon titled "Wilber 'Bullet' Rogan and the Kansas City Monarchs." Dixon...

373. An Address to the Public, Vindicating a Work of Art Illustrative of the Federal Military Policy in Missouri An Address to the Public, Vindicating a Work of Art Illustrative of the Federal Military Policy in Missouri during the Late Civil War //1871 Booklet written by the artist George Caleb Bingham, defending his famous painting of "Order No. 11," explaining its depictions of atrocities brought on by the unfair military treatment of displaced Missouri...

374. An Artist in America An Artist in America 1937 Autobiographical book about the life of Missouri artist Thomas Hart Benton, spending most of his productive years in Kansas City, with several illustrations.

375. An Educational Guide to Historic Missouri Town 1855: A Restoration Area at Lake Jacomo, Fleming Park, An Educational Guide to Historic Missouri Town 1855: A Restoration Area at Lake Jacomo, Fleming Park, Jackson County, Missouri //1977 Booklet "prepared for the use of elementary school teachers who are planning to bring their classes to visit the restored area of Missouri Town [1855]," with map, illustrations, and descriptions of period...

376. An Illustrated Atlas Map of Jackson County, Mo. An Illustrated Atlas Map of Jackson County, Mo. //1877 Biographical sketch of J. M. Havron, a farmer in Jackson County starting in 1868, born in Tennessee and starting out as a Mississippi River boat freighter.

377. An Illustrated Historic Atlas of Boone County, Missouri. .. An Illustrated Historic Atlas of Boone County, Missouri. .. //1875 Book of several maps with some photographs and illustrations of various scales and views of Boone County, Missouri, especially of sites along railroads.

378. An Illustrated Historical Atlas Map of Jackson County, Mo. An Illustrated Historical Atlas Map of Jackson County, Mo. //1877 Illustration of the Independence residence of and biographical sketch of Joseph Mercer, Jackson County treasurer and former Missouri state treasurer, born in Platte City in 1845.

379. An Illustrated Historical Atlas Map of Jackson County, Mo. An Illustrated Historical Atlas Map of Jackson County, Mo. //1877 Biographical sketch of Dr. Galen Bishop and his "residence and academy of medicine" in Saint Joseph, Missouri. Description of his move to Saint Joseph in 1865 in Buchanan County, Missouri, after having...

380. An Inspiring Storyteller An Inspiring Storyteller October 8, 2011 Obituary and tribute for Kathleen Lee Tuohey, a local historian and author. Tuohey spearheaded a 20-year project to restore the old Pitcher Cemetery in eastern Jackson County and identify grave markers...