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1. 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...

2. Buchanan County, Missouri Buchanan County, Missouri n.d. Land ownership map of Buchanan County, Missouri, showing highways, paved and graveled roads, civil and political TWP lines, railroads, schools, churches, cemeteries, and streams. Includes the townships...

3. Buchanan County, Missouri Map Buchanan County, Missouri Map ca. 1920 Land ownership map of Buchanan County, Missouri including the townships of Washington, Marion, Lake, Wayne, Center, Agency, Tremont, Rush, Bloomington, Crawford, Jackson, and Platte. Includes a key for...

4. Dearborn Quadrangle Dearborn Quadrangle 1927 (1942 reprint) Topographical map of an area of southwest Buchanan County, Missouri and northwest Platte County, Missouri. Map features south portion of St. Joseph, Missouri and town of Dearborn, Missouri, as well as...

5. Dearborn Quadrangle Dearborn Quadrangle 1951 Topographical map of a portion of northern Platte County and a portion of southern Buchanan County, Missouri, located north and west of Kansas City. The towns of Faucett, Taos, Lone Star, Wallace, Campbell,...

6. Deaths: William Stucker Deaths: William Stucker November/15/1967 Photo and obituary for William Stucker, "82, of 12300 East [47th Terrace], Independence, past director of the Harem of the Ararat Shrine." Native of Buchanan County, Missouri coming to Kansas City about...

7. DeKalb Quadrangle DeKalb Quadrangle 1951 Topographical map of parts of Buchanan and Platte counties in northwest Missouri, including the town of DeKalb, Missouri. Sugar Creek is depicted, as are numerous schools and churches and roads of various...

8. Edgerton Quadrangle Edgerton Quadrangle 1951 Detailed topographical map showing Edgerton, a town in the northeast corner of Platte County, Missouri, and an area of Buchanan County, north and west of Edgerton. Castile Creek and the Platte River are...

9. Gower Quadrangle Gower Quadrangle 1951 Topographical map of parts of Platte, Clinton, and Buchanan counties in northwest Missouri. The town of Gower, Missouri, is included, as are numerous churches, schools, roads of varying grades, and local...

10. How Missouri Counties, Towns and Streams Were Named How Missouri Counties, Towns and Streams Were Named July 1916 Second of a series of articles about the origins of place names in Missouri, including Buchanan County, Missouri (containing the city of Saint Joseph), Caldwell County, Missouri (containing the town of...

11. Kansas City and Vicinity Kansas City and Vicinity 1960 Road map of Kansas City and surrounding counties including Ray and Buchanan counties in Missouri, Johnson and Leavenworth counties in Kansas; enlarged maps of St. Joseph, Mo. and Leavenworth, Kan. inset....

12. Kansas City Metropolitan Area Kansas City Metropolitan Area 1955 Large scale map of metro area from Buchanan County, Missouri, in the north to Bates County in the south, and from Douglas County, Kansas in the west to Jackson County, Missouri in the east. Shows roads,...

13. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Richard Saunders (1835-1904), a former banker of Kansas City. Native of Kentucky raised in Buchanan County, Missouri and becoming a Saint Joseph hotelier before moving to Maryville,...

14. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Charles Norris (1833-1901), a former Santa Fe freighter, merchant, and "oculist" native to Kentucky and raised in Platte County and Buchanan County, Missouri before retiring to Kansas...

15. Liberty (Mo.) Tribune Papers Finding Aid Liberty (Mo.) Tribune Papers Finding Aid 1800-1880s, bulk 1830s-1860s This collection contains items crica 1832–1880s submitted to the Liberty (Mo.) Tribune for publication in the newspaper. They cover a variety of topics. Of particular interest are letters written from...

16. Map of Buchanan County, Missouri Map of Buchanan County, Missouri Map of Buchanan County showing townships in color. Also shows towns, railroads, and section lines. Map may have been removed from a history of Buchanan County.

17. Matney Mills Matney Mills December//1974 Article about the Matney Mills neighborhood in Buchanan County, Missouri. It started out in 1838 as Whitsun's Mill, built and operated as a grain mill by the Mormon Whitsun brothers, sold in 1843 and burnt...

18. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 Biographical sketch of Judge Franklin Dunn, judge in Buchanan County, Missouri, and "now living [in 1935] in retirement in St. Joseph, Missouri," born in that county in 1863 and living in Colorado, Wyoming,...

19. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 Biographical sketches of Albert Dean and his wife Ora Dean of Platte County, Missouri. Description of Albert as a farmer near Dearborn, Missouri who was born there in 1885. Description of Ora Stafford...

20. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 One paragraph of biography about Willard Hall, Jr. (1851-1930), a judge born in Saint Joseph and starting out as prosecuting attorney of Buchanan County, Missouri, before moving to Independence and then...