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1. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. 1896 Biographical sketch of Dr. Bennett Clark Hyde, or B. Clark Hyde, "police physician and surgeon, Kansas City, Missouri," born in Cooper County, Missouri, in 1872 and coming to the Kansas City area (William...

2. African Americans in Mid-Missouri: From Pioneers to Ragtimers African Americans in Mid-Missouri: From Pioneers to Ragtimers 2010 This book describes some of the accomplishments and contributions African-Americans have made to Mid-Missouri. Included in the text are chapters on rag-time greats Scott Joplin and Blind Boone, focusing...

3. 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...

4. Architecture in the Boon's Lick Country Architecture in the Boon's Lick Country July//1950 History of architecture in Cooper County and Howard County, Missouri, in the "Boon's Lick country." Comparison of the buildings from the period of 1819-1870 to those afterward in terms of the statements...

5. Blackwater Keeps on Rollin' Blackwater Keeps on Rollin' April 1, 2004 A review of how the small Missouri town of Blackwater came back to life. "Theater and antiques help revive the tiny railroad town that has survived fires, floods, and feuds."

6. Bunceton Quadrangle Bunceton Quadrangle 1953 Topographical map of Cooper County, Missouri, including the town of Bunceton and Saline Creek. Also depicted are roads of various grades are shown, railroads, schools, churches, cemeteries, and mining...

7. Confederate Military History Extended Edition Confederate Military History Extended Edition //1988 (1899 in first edition) Biographical sketch of Robert McCulloch, "one of Missouri's most distinguished cavalry officers," born in Virginia in 1820 and moving to Cooper County, Missouri, in 1835, then participating in the 1849...

8. Confederate Military History Extended Edition Confederate Military History Extended Edition //1988 (1899 in first edition) Biographical sketch of Robert McCulloch, a Confederate soldier born in Virginia in 1841 and moving to Saint Louis in 1869 as a street railway developer.

9. Cooper County, Missouri Cooper County, Missouri

10. Diary of a Journey from Missouri to California in 1849 Diary of a Journey from Missouri to California in 1849 October 1, 1928 Diary of Bennett C. Clark detailing his 1849 journey from Cooper County, Missouri to California over the Platte and California trails during the Gold Rush. The diary gives daily accounts of traveling conditions,...

11. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Photo and bio of Charles Meierhoffer, "mayor of Boonville," born in Cooper County, Missouri, in 1860 and engaging "in cooperage business" there.

12. Ezekiel Williams Ezekiel Williams 1972 Chapter of the book about Ezekiel Williams (ca. 1775-1844), a fur trapper born in Kentucky and traveling up the Missouri River from Saint Louis in 1807 (through the site of Kansas City) and again in 1809...

13. Hannah Cole's Fort Hannah Cole's Fort 1937 One paragraph about Hannah Cole's Fort in Cooper County, Missouri, in the 1810s called Boon's Lick Country. When the first court in the Boon's Lick Country was held at Hannah Cole's Fort in 1816 the tax...

14. 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 Archibald McCorkle (1795-1870), a Presbyterian minister in New Lebanon, Missouri, and a native of South Carolina coming to Cooper County, Missouri in 1819.

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 Robert Sloan Reed, or Robert Reed (1830-1871), a Presbyterian minister in Arrow Rock, Missouri before the Civil War and in Sedalia after the war, born in Cooper County,...

16. History of Boone County, Missouri History of Boone County, Missouri //1883 Biographical sketch of Judge James Madison Campbell, or James Campbell, county judge of Cooper County, Missouri, starting in 1882.

17. History of Boone County, Missouri History of Boone County, Missouri //1883 Biographical sketch of Owen Carville, an emigrant from Ireland in 1849 with his parents, becoming a soldier at Salt Lake City, Utah, and in the Civil War, afterwards becoming a farmer in Cooper County,...

18. History of Cooper County, Missouri History of Cooper County, Missouri //1919 Descriptions of Hannah Cole and her family as among the first settlers of Cooper County, Missouri, on the north bank of the Missouri River, in about 1810.

19. History of Howard & Cooper County, Missouri History of Howard & Cooper County, Missouri //1883 Description with lists and poem about the "early settlers" of Copper County, Missouri, from California during the 1849-1850 California Gold Rush, among them a "Merriweather Lewis," and Samuel Cole, an...

20. History of Howard and Cooper Counties, Missouri History of Howard and Cooper Counties, Missouri //1883 Biographies of two physicians, Drs. Waid Howard (born in Cooper County, Missouri, in 1822 and becoming a doctor in 1864) and Dr. James Walker, of Cooper and surrounding counties, Missouri, before and just...