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1. A Look at Some of the Work of J. Mett Shippee: Digging for the Relics and History of Clay County's Early A Look at Some of the Work of J. Mett Shippee: Digging for the Relics and History of Clay County's Early Indians February//1981 File containing a biographical article with maps, illustrations, and information about J. Mett Shippee, an archaeology book author and "research associate for the Department of Anthropology at the University...

2. Before the Arabia Sank: Mormon Passengers up the Missouri in 1856 Before the Arabia Sank: Mormon Passengers up the Missouri in 1856 Fall//1998 Article gives the history of the Arabia steamboat, the digging up of the sunken boat, the museum located in Kansas City to hold the remains, and of the Mormon passengers going up the Missouri to ports...

3. Biography of Hector V. Barreto Sr. (1935-2004), Businessman Biography of Hector V. Barreto Sr. (1935-2004), Businessman 2009

4. Biography of Henry Perry (1875-1940), Restaurateur Biography of Henry Perry (1875-1940), Restaurateur 2005

5. Biography of James Mett Shippee (1896-1985), Archaeologist Biography of James Mett Shippee (1896-1985), Archaeologist 2004

6. Children Children c1945 Unidentified children digging in dirt at unidentified location. Back of photograph says Kumpf.

7. Digging on the Boulevard Digging on the Boulevard April 7, 2004 Article describes the Phase II part for the Independence Boulevard Streetscape Improvements project. Phase I included the historic boulevard between Montgall and Olive with emphasis on the Prospect intersection....

8. Digging Out Kansas City Business Digging Out Kansas City Business August/4/1951 Recovery from flood involving literally digging business buildings out from the "evil-smelling mud."

9. Digging The Scorched Earth Digging The Scorched Earth March/April 2010 Archaeologist Ann Raab, a PhD student at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, has excavated two major sites in Bates County to verify the effects of General Order No. 11 on residents of Bates County,...

10. Digging Up Massacres Digging Up Massacres January/February 2007 Interview with and description of the writings of Jerome A. Greene, a National Park Service historian who conducted investigations into the archaeology and legacy of the Sand Creek Massacre. The study...

11. Dog Finds Markers For Pioneers' Graves Dog Finds Markers For Pioneers' Graves June 5, 2005 A Raytown family has discovered, thanks to their dog's digging, the gravestones of some early Jackson County pioneers. To date, six monuments have been discovered including those of the Archibald Rice...

12. Evidence Unearthed: Digging into Scott Joplin's St. Louis Evidence Unearthed: Digging into Scott Joplin's St. Louis 2009 Scott Joplin moved to St. Louis in 1901 from Sedalia, Missouri. The house where he lived, recognized as a National Historic Landmark in 1976, was donated to the Missouri Division of State Parks (under...

13. Forest Hill Cemetery Forest Hill Cemetery Postcard of Forest Hill Cemetery

14. KCResources, page 10 KCResources, page 10

15. KCResources, page 105 KCResources, page 105

16. Main Street Hills Level Out as City Grows in 100 Years Main Street Hills Level Out as City Grows in 100 Years January/18/1953 Extensive article about the cutting through of the hills to the Missouri River for Main Street to make way for the growth of the city, starting in the 1850s and 300 Irish workers imported by Father Bernard...

17. Men Working on Unidentified Building Men Working on Unidentified Building 1951 Men working on an unidentified brick building, digging near its foundation.

18. Seth E. Ward Residence Seth E. Ward Residence Postcard of the Seth E. Ward Residence

19. Soldiers' Tent Inspection Soldiers' Tent Inspection Postcard of WWI Uniformed Soldiers at Shelter Tent Inspections

20. Young Boy Digging Young Boy Digging circa 1920s-1930s Young boy digging with a shovel next to a rock wall. There is a push lawnmower and oil can beside him, as well as a house in the background.