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81. Marker at First Park Marker at First Park November/13/1949 First charity ball dance on November 18, 1858, held at the courthouse for $1.50 per ticket.

82. Matt T. Field on the Santa Fe Trail Matt T. Field on the Santa Fe Trail 1960 Footnote about the original "two-room cabin-courthouse, built in 1828" in Independence, replaced five times up to 1932.

83. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture 1928 Illustration of the early courthouse at Independence.

84. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture 1928 Illustration of the "Courthouse, St. Louis, as originally designed," begun in 1839 and completed in 1857, with Planters' Hotel in the background.

85. 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,...

86. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture March//1928 Photo of the "Clay County Courthouse at Liberty; [b]uilt in 1858."

87. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture March//1928 Photo of the "Ralls County Courthouse, at New London; [b]uilt in 1858 and still in use."

88. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture March//1928 Photo of the "Scott County Courthouse, at Benton; [b]uilt in 1891."

89. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture March//1928 Photo of the "Livingston County Courthouse, at Chillicothe; [b]uilt in 1913."

90. PWA and WPA Courthouses in Missouri PWA and WPA Courthouses in Missouri January 1, 2002 Study of courthouses constructed by the Works Progress Administration and Public Works Administration includes the Clay County Courthouse in Liberty.

91. Rediscovering Art Deco U.S.A. Rediscovering Art Deco U.S.A. 1958 Some history and design description of the courthouse as it pertains to Art Deco architecture, the last great period of decorative art.

92. SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection 1980 – 2005, bulk 1990s The materials within the KCPL Reference Hard to Find (HTF) Collection were compiled by Kansas City Public Library reference librarians and staff members to provide an easy to access source of information...

93. Survivors: A Catalog of Missouri's Remaining 19th Century County Courthouses Survivors: A Catalog of Missouri's Remaining 19th Century County Courthouses 2000 Photos and histories of the first two Jackson County Courthouses in Independence (the first built in 1827-1828 and the second in 1836) and the Platte County Courthouse in Platte City, Missouri (built in...

94. The City of Saint Louis and Its Resources The City of Saint Louis and Its Resources 1893 Photo of the "Court House" in Saint Louis, Missouri.

95. The Clay County Courthouse The Clay County Courthouse July-August//1987 History of the Clay County Courthouse built in 1936 by architects Wight & Wight, with photo, and history of its predecessors, the first built in 1830.

96. The Courthouse Inscription The Courthouse Inscription March 26, 1935 Inscription on the north wall of the building: "The law is over the magistrate; the magistrate over the people. Let the people obey the magistrate and the magistrate the law" by an anonymous author and...

97. 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.

98. 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.

99. 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.

100. The Heretofore Secret Pasts of County Courthouses Revealed The Heretofore Secret Pasts of County Courthouses Revealed May-June//1981 History of county courthouses in the state of Missouri, largely taken from Marian Ohman's "Encyclopedia of Missouri Courthouses," including those remaining and those burned or otherwise destroyed. Contains...