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1. 1831 Unchronicled Courthouse Familiar [Past Future?] Is Not First Brick Courthouse 1831 Unchronicled Courthouse Familiar [Past Future?] Is Not First Brick Courthouse September//1973 Investigative report on the "discovery of the existence of an apparently unchronicled early Jackson County Courthouse, built in 1831 on Independence Square, demolished in 1836, and replaced on its foundation...

2. A Courthouse Revival A Courthouse Revival January 2, 2008 The historic Jackson County Courthouse in Independence, Missouri, on the National Register of Historic Places and originally constructed in 1836, is slated for major renovations. Currently "senior citizens...

3. Biographical Dictionary of American Architects (Deceased) Biographical Dictionary of American Architects (Deceased) 1956 Short architectural biography of Kansas City architect William Drewin Wight, 1882-1947, listing some of his firm's major works, including the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, "Federal Courts Building," Kansas...

4. Boosters Sketch Plans For Bingham Museum Boosters Sketch Plans For Bingham Museum February 26, 2008 A group of people are proposing an art museum be put in the old Jackson County Courthouse in Independence, Missouri, in an effort to help generate money for the $10 million restoration of the courthouse...

5. Charles Evans Whittaker United States Courthouse Charles Evans Whittaker United States Courthouse 1999 Full, street-level view of the Charles Evans Whittaker United States Courthouse located on 9th Street between Locust and Oak in downtown Kansas City. View is looking toward the north, showing the front...

6. Charles Evans Whittaker United States Courthouse Charles Evans Whittaker United States Courthouse 1999 Front entrance view of the Charles Evans Whittaker United States Courthouse located on 9th Street between Locust and Oak in downtown Kansas City. View is looking toward the north. The courthouse services...

7. Charles Evans Whittaker United States Courthouse Charles Evans Whittaker United States Courthouse 1999 Exterior, close up view of the main extrance to the Charles Evans Whittaker United States Courthouse located on 9th Street between Locust and Oak in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. View is looking toward...

8. Clay County Courthouse Annex Clay County Courthouse Annex 1988 View of the Clay County Courthouse Annex, located at 1901 N.E. 48th Street. Abend Singleton Associates, Inc. received an award for their design of this building.

9. County Celebrates Its 150th Birthday County Celebrates Its 150th Birthday February 1977 Article about the celebration of Jackson County's sesquicentennial, or 150th birthday, with cake, medals, speeches, and memorial plaques for the Independence and Kansas City courthouses.

10. County's Birthday Party: Jackson County Bicentennial Commission Will Stage Gala Dec. 15 at Independence County's Birthday Party: Jackson County Bicentennial Commission Will Stage Gala Dec. 15 at Independence October//1976 Announcement of the "celebration of the sesquicentennial of Jackson County" in 1976 at Independence, with illustrations and description of the various Jackson County courthouses, starting with the first...

11. County's Log Courthouse Outlasts Successors County's Log Courthouse Outlasts Successors August 1977 Article about the enduring original Jackson County Courthouse in Independence, made of logs in 1859 but outlasting most of its successors with the help of restoration.

12. Court Renovations on Table Court Renovations on Table August 22, 2011 Proposals for renovations of the Truman Courthouse in Independence and the Jackson County Courthouse Annex are being requested by county officials who "have worked for close to 10 years to save and stabilize...

13. Courthouses of Jackson County, Missouri Courthouses of Jackson County, Missouri 1938 Photos and descriptions of the Independence and Kansas City courthouses beginning as a two-room log cabin in Independence.

14. Courtroom Interior Courtroom Interior Interior view of courtroom during the Chester murder trial.

15. Downtown Roof Top View Downtown Roof Top View Rooftop view of buildings on the lot of third building prior to its construction.

16. Downtown Rooftop View Downtown Rooftop View 1966-05-04 Downtown Kansas City rooftop view looking southeast from Commerce Tower Building. Richard Bolling Federal Building, Jackson County Courthouse, and City Hall are in view.

17. Federal Buildings In Kansas City Federal Buildings In Kansas City Photos, illustrations, and information on the old federal buildings of Kansas City, doubling as post offices. First post office at 7th and Main Streets in the early 1880s, replaced in the mid-1880s in...

18. First Independence Courthouse First Independence Courthouse February, 1921 Full frontal and side view of first building.

19. First Jackson County Courthouse, Independence First Jackson County Courthouse, Independence Full frontal and side view of building undergoing repair.

20. First Jackson County Courthouse, Independence First Jackson County Courthouse, Independence Full frontal and side view of building undergoing repair.