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1. A Home Has Lively History A Home Has Lively History November/24/1973 Article about the house of Jerubal Dorman, built in 1852 by him in Clinton, Missouri. Copy of a painting depicting the house, Dorman, and Governor Crittenden, with description of its use as a hideout and...

2. A Reminder of What Small Towns Can Be: Downtown Clinton, Mo., Is a Model of Reclaimed History A Reminder of What Small Towns Can Be: Downtown Clinton, Mo., Is a Model of Reclaimed History July/22/2001 Photos, map, and article about Clinton, Missouri (county seat of Henry County and named for DeWitt Clinton), a town 75 miles southeast of Kansas City "honored as an 'All-American City,' one of 10 cities....

3. American Royal American Royal October 1954 Five local residents of Clinton, Missouri, were honored as honorary governors of the American Royal Live Stock and Horse Show.

4. American Royal Queens American Royal Queens The following were American Royal Queens from 1939 to 1967: (1939) Margaret Jane Swift of Claremore, Oklahoma, (1940) Dorothy Jean Ballard of Tulsa, Oklahoma, (1941) Barbara Mostez Dusenberry of Excelsior...

5. Bettye Miller Bettye Miller Photos and information on Bettye Miller, an African American jazz pianist of Kansas City (starting in the 1950s) and native of Clinton, Missouri.

6. Biography of Bettye Miller (1928-1977), Pianist and Singer Biography of Bettye Miller (1928-1977), Pianist and Singer 1999

7. Biography of Charles Filmore (1854-1948) and Myrtle Fillmore (1845-1931), Founders, Unity Society of Biography of Charles Filmore (1854-1948) and Myrtle Fillmore (1845-1931), Founders, Unity Society of Practical Christianity 2009;

8. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of Clarence Norman Sears, or C. Norman Sears, secretary of the Kansas City Life Insurance Company at 3520 Broadway. Born in Hamilton, Missouri in 1874 and growing up in Clinton, Missouri...

9. Clement Dickinson Clement Dickinson April 18, 1905 Photo and bio of Clement Dickinson, "a member of Congress for many terms from the sixth Congressional district of Missouri, as a state legislator," residing in Clinton, Missouri, and born in Virginia in...

10. Clinton Sheet Clinton Sheet 1894 (1932 reprint) Topographical reconnaissance map of Henry County, Missouri, including the towns of Clinton, Lowry, Calhoun, and Osceola. Map illustrates township boundaries, local creeks, and railroads.

11. Clinton Sheet Clinton Sheet 1911 Geologic and topographic map of Henry County, Missouri, including the towns of Clinton, Deepwater, Montrose, and Ladue. Map depicts bedrock type, quarries and mines, churches, schools, and local railroads....

12. Eddie Baker; Advocate for KC Jazz, Dies at 71 Eddie Baker; Advocate for KC Jazz, Dies at 71 December/20/2001 Photo and obituary for Eddie Baker, "a bandleader whose longtime advocacy for a jazz hall of fame preceded the American Jazz Museum at 18th and Vine streets" dying at the age of 71. Native of Pleasant...

13. End to End: Cycling on the KATY Trail End to End: Cycling on the KATY Trail September 2000 Illustrations, photos, and article about the Katy Trail, the "longest and most famous of all the country's converted rail-trails," running 225 miles across Missouri along the former railroad tracks of...

14. Henry R. Rule Autograph Collection Finding Aid Henry R. Rule Autograph Collection Finding Aid 1792-1939 [bulk ca1865-1920] This collection contains various items which include the autographs of famous people like political figures, including many presidents, literary greats, Civil War personalities, etc. Includes a letter...

15. Historical Memoirs: Containing a Brief History of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Missouri Historical Memoirs: Containing a Brief History of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Missouri //1874 Chapter of the book about Reverend Hugh Robinson Smith, or Hugh Smith (1803-1871), a Presbyterian minister in Clay and Jackson Counties. Native of Tennessee moving to Clay County, Missouri in 1824 before...

16. Ira Fleming Ira Fleming 1908 Biographical sketch of Ira Fleming, "president of the Cherokee & Crescent Coal Company," born in Illinois in 1860 and raised in Clinton, Missouri, coming to Kansas City in 1904 as a mining engineer and...

17. Jerubal Dorman Jerubal Dorman 1876 Portrait and biographical sketch of Judge Jerubal Dorman, born in 1818 in Kentucky, engaging in the Gold Rush of 1849 to California, elected judge of Henry County, Missouri in 1860, state representative...

18. John A. Bushnell Family Papers Finding Aid John A. Bushnell Family Papers Finding Aid 1842-1914 John A. Bushnell was a businessman who came to Missouri and settled in Calhoun, Henry County. Collection contains correspondence and legal documents. Most of the material relates to Henry County, Missouri,...

19. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Bettye Wilson Miller, or Bettye Miller (1928-1977), a black jazz "pianist and contralto" singer. Born in Clinton, Missouri, and coming to Kansas City in 1853 as a leader in the "contemporary...

20. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Carolyn Doughty, "executive secretary of the Woman's City Club for nearly 50 years." Description of her life and career as a native of Clinton, Missouri, joining the club in 1918 at 408...