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1. General Hospital Profile General Hospital Profile 1999

2. Jackson County Courthouse Profile Jackson County Courthouse Profile 1999

3. Independence, Missouri County Court Independence, Missouri County Court

4. Jackson County Courthouse At Kansas City Jackson County Courthouse At Kansas City

5. Jackson County Courthouse At Independence Jackson County Courthouse At Independence

6. 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...

7. 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...

8. 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.

9. 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.

10. Harry Would Feel Right at Home in this Landmark Harry Would Feel Right at Home in this Landmark June 7, 2013 Article describes renovations being completed at the Jackson County Truman Courthouse in Independence. A brief history of the building is provided. Community leaders associated with the project are interviewed...

11. The Harrisonville Town Clock Club The Harrisonville Town Clock Club February 1977 Article examining newpaper excerpts about the Harrisonville Town Clock Club's efforts to raise funds to add a clock to the Cass County Courthouse in the early 1900s.

12. They Have Faith in Their Film They Have Faith in Their Film November 13, 2010 Article profiles a movie, "Three Blind Saints," being filmed at the Jackson County Courthouse on Independence Square, by Attaboy Media Productions, a Lee's Summit company specializing in "family-friendly...

13. The First Permanent Courthouse for Wyandotte County The First Permanent Courthouse for Wyandotte County Winter 2001 Author describes the first ''permanent'' courthouse in Wyandotte County. The courthouse, which stood at 7th and Minnesota Avenue, was a three-story, brick, Italianate building.

14. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture 1928 Book containing photos of Saint Louis and Saint Joseph, Missouri, universities, theaters, synagogues and churches, schools, residences, streets, restaurants, parks, hotels, hospitals, convents, clubs,...

15. William M. Paxton 1905 Deposition in Civil War Courthouse Burning William M. Paxton 1905 Deposition in Civil War Courthouse Burning January-April 2010 Brief background about the burning of the Platte County Courthouse in 1861 by Union troops. Includes excerpts from the deposition of William M. Paxton and the cross examination by A. T. Hurt.

16. United States Courthouse and Post Office United States Courthouse and Post Office 1989 Close-up view of entrance to the U.S. Courthouse at 811 Grand Avenue. This building replaced the former Federal Building at this location.

17. The Federal Courthouse Building: A Threat? The Federal Courthouse Building: A Threat? Summer 1991 Contemplation about replacement of the United States Courthouse building at 811 Grand Avenue because of inadequacy for future needs.

18. Jackson County Courthouse Tornado Damage Jackson County Courthouse Tornado Damage May 11, 1886 Crowds of people viewing tornado damage to Jackson County Courthouse; located at 2nd and Main. Handwriting on mount says Killed [2], injured 5.

19. Looking Backward Looking Backward December 1922 Description of the "old court house" in Kansas City, "which stood at the northeast corner of the public square with a "basement which was used as a military prison during the Civil War" and a second story...

20. The History of Jackson County, Missouri The History of Jackson County, Missouri //1881 Description of the construction of the first county courthouse in Kansas City, started as a residence for the Nelson family.