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U.s Geological Survey
Rand Mcnally and co
Gallup Map and Station...
Rand, Mcnally & co
Coon Creek Crossings on the Santa Fe Trail
Article discusses the several Santa Fe Trail crossings of Coon Creek, a tributary of the Arkansas River flowing through Ford, Edwards, and Pawnee Counties in Kansas. Coon Creek's proximity to Fort Larned...
County and Township Map of the State of Wisconsin
Political map of Wisconsin, showing counties, towns, and railroads. "Prepared expressly for Tuttle's History of Wisconsin."
County and Township: New Bi-State Agency Planned
Description of the creation of the "Mo-Kan Metropolitan Development District," comprising eight counties by the state legislatures.
County Third in Roads: In the Country Only Two Others Are Ahead in System
Article noting the extensiveness of the system of county roads in Jackson County, Missouri, as third best in the nation, behind only two counties in New York and Detroit, and making for very good transportation...
Cram's Railroad and Township Map of Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska and Kansas
Map shows numerous rivers, creeks, and towns, as well as railroad lines and county boundaries. Territories of individual Indian tribes are outlined in the area south of Kansas.
Topographical map of parts of Bates, Henry, and Cass counties in northwest Missouri, including the towns of Creighton and Urich and the South Grand River. Also depicted are numerous schools, churches,...
Topographical map of an area of Gentry and DeKalb counties in northwest Missouri. Northern half of the quadrangle had not yet been surveyed at the time of printing, but the southern half depicts contours,...
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...
October 1, 2003
Subtitled "The Thriving Communities of Clay and Platte Counties, 2003-2004 Edition". This section profiles communities in the Northland including Kansas City, North Kansas City, Liberty, Riverside, Parkville,...
Dictionary of Missouri Biography
Short biography of Civil War General Thomas E. Ewing (1829-1896) written by Charles R. Mink. Ewing is noted for issuing Order No. 11 in which persons residing in Bates, Cass, Jackson, and upper Vernon...
Douglas County, Kansas Territory, in the Era of Bleeding Kansas, 1854-1860
Map of Douglas County, Kansas, depicting the sites of deaths, skirmishes, rescues, and battle encampments in the years preceding the Civil War.
Topographical map of parts of Laclede and Pulaski counties in central Missouri, including portions of Mark Twain National Forest and Fort Leonard Wood Military Reservation. Also depicted are the Gasconade...
Early Photographers of West-Central Missouri
The work is divided into counties giving a list of photographers, dates and locations. The following counties are included: Carroll, Cass, Chariton, Cooper, Henry, Howard, Jackson (including Kansas City),...
Edgar Springs Quadrangle
Topographical map showing areas of Phelps, Texas, and Dent counties in Missouri. The towns of Licking and Edgar Springs are shown, as are roads of varying grades, schools, cemeteries, and churches.
Topographical map of parts of Iron, Washington, and Reynolds counties within Mark Twain National Forest. Also noted on the map are geological features within the park, as well as numerous schools.
A listing of elected officials for federal, state, and Kansas Cityi's 20 area counties divided between Missouri and Kansas. Given is the official, contact information, party and when term expires.
Farthest North: The Historian and the Battle of Athens
Article about the Battle of Athens, the Civil War battle pronounced in its role as one of "the northernmost" battles in the entire war and in setting "the seal of doom on the Confederate cause in northeastern...
First Federal Bank of Kansas City Abstracts Collection Finding Aid
1824-1978 (bulk 1835-1960)
This collection contains 59 unique abstracts for residential property located primarily in Johnson County, Kansas, and in the Missouri counties of Jackson and Clay. This property resides in 12 municipalities...
First Newspapers in Kansas Counties
First in a series of articles about the "first" newspapers in Kansas counties, covering those in the Kansas City area including Leavenworth County, Kansas (the "Kansas Weekly Herald" in 1854), Atchison...
Fort Orleans of the Missoury [sic]
History of Fort Orleans, "earliest military post in the Missouri valley" operated by the French "from 1723 to 1728 on the north bank of the Missouri river, some two miles west of the Wakenda river in what...
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