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381. Andrew Drips Andrew Drips December//1970 Biographical sketch of Andrew Drips (~1790-1860), reprinted from a book entitled "The Rocky Mountain Journals of William Marshall Anderson," describing his life and career. He was born in Pennsylvania...

382. Andrew Drips Park Andrew Drips Park 1995 Description of the 0.16-acre park acquired in 1882, between Belleview, 16th, and Jarboe Streets, with photo, drawing, and history as being the first city park.

383. Andrew French Andrew French 1888 Biographical sketch of Andrew French, "president of the French Commission Company." He was born in Cooper County, Missouri, in 1844, and came to Kansas City in 1868 "as assistant editor of the 'Kansas...

384. Andrew Lowe Andrew Lowe 1896 Biographical sketch of Andrew Lowe, a prominent farmer livestock breeder of Sni-a-Bar Township, born in Virginia in 1828 and coming to Jackson County in 1844 with his parents, settling in Blue Springs,...

385. Andrew Snider Andrew Snider 1896 Photo and bio of Dr. Andrew Jackson Snider, or Andrew Snider, a physician born in Kentucky in 1854 and coming to Kansas City in 1881 with residence at 906 East 6th Street.

386. Andrew Sublette: Rocky Mountain Prince, 1808-1853 Andrew Sublette: Rocky Mountain Prince, 1808-1853 1960 Chapters of the book about the genealogy of the family of Andrew Sublette (1808-1853) and his brother William Sublette (1799-1845), mountain men from Kentucky and Missouri descended from French Huguenots....

387. Andrew Young Andrew Young 1924 Photo and bio of Andrew Young, vice-president of "the mammoth business of Montgomery Ward & Company" in Kansas City. Born in Scotland in 1871 and raised in Chicago before coming to Kansas City in 1904...

388. Anheuser-Busch Brewing Company Anheuser-Busch Brewing Company 1935 Entry describes the history of the Saint Louis brewing company of "Anheuser-Busch, Inc.," listed as being founded in 1857 by Eberhard Anheuser and joined in 1865 by Adolphus Busch.

389. Anheuser-Busch Brewing Company Anheuser-Busch Brewing Company May 1886 Illustration and complimentary entry for the Kansas City branch of the Anheuser-Busch Brewing Company.

390. 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...

391. Annals of Platte County, Missouri Annals of Platte County, Missouri 1897 Note about the marriage of Ann Woods in 1855 to Thomas Chevis a tavern keeper in Barry, Missouri, in 1840.

392. Annals of Platte County, Missouri Annals of Platte County, Missouri 1897 Descriptions and references about Benjamin Stringfellow, a pro-slavery activist in 1850s Platte County, Missouri and Kansas Territory. Arriving in Weston, Missouri in 1853 as a lawyer and involved in the...

393. Annals of St. Louis in Its Early Days under the French and Spanish Dominations Annals of St. Louis in Its Early Days under the French and Spanish Dominations //1886 Portrait and biographical sketch of Marie Therese Bourgeois Chouteau, or Marie Chouteau, the matriarch of the Chouteau family of Missouri, born in 1733 in New Orleans, the mother of Auguste Chouteau, and...

394. Annals of St. Louis in Its Territorial Days from 1804 to 1821 Annals of St. Louis in Its Territorial Days from 1804 to 1821 1888 Biographical sketches of individuals in the Chouteau family of Missouri, starting with Auguste Chouteau, Sr., the founder of Saint Louis with Pierre Laclede, and ending with Francois Chouteau, or Francis...

395. Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Great Western Plains Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Great Western Plains //1858 General description of pre-Civil War Kansas City, recognized as the third book published in Kansas City.

396. Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Plains Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Plains //1858 (second edition 1950) Mention of John Calvin McCoy as a buyer of a portion of "the 40 acre tract of Messrs. Ross & Scarrett [sic]," with "Mr. John W. Polk, of Independence."

397. Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Plains //1858 (second edition 1950) Description of McGee's Addition, a subdivision south of Kansas City developed by Colonel E. Milton McGee from "a portion of the estate of the late James McGee," his father. Description of its size and...

398. Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Plains //1858 (second edition 1950) Description of the coal fields west of Kansas City in Kansas, "considered inexhaustible" by Frye McGee. Taken in wagons along the Santa Fe Trail in large numbers in the 1850s.

399. Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Plains //1858 Description of "O. F. Short, Esq." as the buyer of a "parcel of the old Chouteau tract" and potential buyer of "the brick building adjoining the large wholesale and importing house of the Messrs. Shannon...

400. Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Plains //1858 Thorough description of the caravans of covered wagons passing through Kansas City's Grand Avenue, for trade with Santa Fe, New Mexico, "which consisted last year of over nine thousand wagons."