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1. Advertising Card Scrapbook Inside Front Cover Advertising Card Scrapbook Inside Front Cover ca. 1880-1900 Inside front cover of a scrapbook of advertising and calling cards containing the cover of a magazine: "Old Sleuth Library. A series of the most thrilling Detective Stories ever published. No. 59. Vol....

2. Be Proud, Citizens! Be Proud, Citizens! January/11/1935 Article about the ironic description of Kansas City by Judge Brown Harris "as 'probably the most law-abiding city in the United States.'" Irony due to the judge's association with the Pendergast machine...

3. Beastly Benders: Detectives May Abandon the Pursuit and Give the Gang a Rest Beastly Benders: Detectives May Abandon the Pursuit and Give the Gang a Rest May/1/1877 Article about the executions of four members of the Bender family of Kansas, including Kate Bender, for murder, giving a brief history of their killings and suspicious actions since 1877 and including...

4. Biography of Leon Jordan (1905-1970), Political Leader and Co-Founder of Freedom, Inc. Biography of Leon Jordan (1905-1970), Political Leader and Co-Founder of Freedom, Inc. 1999

5. Blue Book of City Hall: Kansas City, Mo., 1924 Blue Book of City Hall: Kansas City, Mo., 1924 1924 Photo of Charles Vassar (chief of the Kansas City Police Department) and portrait of Isaac Walston ("Chief of Detectives"), both members of the Board of Police Commissioners.

6. Detective Charles Fredericks  Detective Charles Fredericks February 8, 1932 Detective Charles Fredericks holding a shotgun. The scene is part of investigation that took place after an attempted robbery at the Mercantile Trust Company on February 8, 1932. KCPD detective Oliver...

7. Independence, MO, Swope Residence Independence, MO, Swope Residence Postcard of the Swope Residence, Independence, MO

8. Kansas City Private Eye Called "Johnny April" Kansas City Private Eye Called "Johnny April" October/25/1952 File containing a book review of "Riddle Me This" and "Death Is a Round Black Ball" by Mike Roscoe about a fictional Kansas City private detective. Roscoe actually a pseudonym for real-life Kansas City...

9. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Con Murphy, "engaged in the livery business at No. 1309 Walnut street in Kansas City" (first at 555 Grand Avenue) with residence at 3102 East 23rd Street. Born in Ireland in 1848...

10. Kill a Train Robber: Detectives Shot Down Logan, Who Aided in Robbing the Union Pacific of $34,000 in Kill a Train Robber: Detectives Shot Down Logan, Who Aided in Robbing the Union Pacific of $34,000 in Wyoming February/28/1900 Obituary article about Lonie Logan, "a notorious desperado from Wyoming, known also as Lou Curry" visiting his aunt and cousin when "surrounded and killed near Dodson, sixteen miles south of Kansas City"...

11. Knew Officer He Shot Knew Officer He Shot May 7, 1955 Vertical file containing a photo and biographical article about William Kenner, a Kansas City Police Department officer killed on duty at the age of 59. He was a detective and member of the police deparment...

12. Lie Detector Test Lie Detector Test n.d. Unidentified police detective administering a polygraph test on a suspect.

13. Locate, Wanted Locate, Wanted February/8/1935 Photo and description of Kansas City FBI agent Lieutenant William Gordon, "commended by J. Edgar Hoover," in an article about the crime-fighting operations of the Federal Bureau of Investigations and its...

14. Mercantile Trust Company Robbery Mercantile Trust Company Robbery February 8, 1932 Unidentified detectives inside the Mercantile Trust Company (14th & Grand); one of the men kneeling, looking toward the floor. The scene is part of investigation that took place after an attempted robbery...

15. Mercantile Trust Company Robbery Mercantile Trust Company Robbery February 8, 1932 View of a police officer and other people inside Mercantile Trust Company (14th & Grand). The scene is part of investigation that took place after an attempted robbery on February 8, 1932. KCPD detective...

16. Mrs. Harley Wyatt, Sr. Mrs. Harley Wyatt, Sr. July/20/1970 Obituary for Mrs. Harley Wyatt, Sr. (dying at the age of 81 on July 19, 1970), widow of the former battalion fire chief and night chief of detectives with the Kansas City Police Department.

17. Murder Squad "Legend" Dave Bernard Retiring Murder Squad "Legend" Dave Bernard Retiring September 9, 2011 For 21 years, Dave Bernard has worked with the homicide unit. Article reviews two of his most complex investigations, that of Precious Doe and the killing of 19 women over 17 years whose bodies were found...

18. Police Crime Lab Police Crime Lab n.d. Police investigator analyzing chemical evidence in crime lab.

19. Police Detectives Police Detectives May 7, 1922 Group portrait of portion of Detective Bureau before police memorial.

20. Police Investigator Examining Handgun Police Investigator Examining Handgun n.d. Police Department ballistics investigator analyzing a dismantled handgun.