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1. A Question of Honor? A.W. Doniphan and the Mormon Expulsion of Jackson County A Question of Honor? A.W. Doniphan and the Mormon Expulsion of Jackson County Fall//1998 Article primarily details Doniphan's legal involvement with the Mormons in Jackson County, Missouri, in the 1830s.

2. A Snapshot of Alexander W. Doniphan, 1808-1887 A Snapshot of Alexander W. Doniphan, 1808-1887 October//1943 Biographical article about Colonel Alexander Doniphan (1808-1873), a lawyer, judge, and military officer of Clay County, Missouri known for his refusal to slaughter the Mormons in 1830s Missouri against...

3. Address by Col. Alexander W. Doniphan, Delivered in Liberty, Mo., June 5th, 1872, on Occasion of the Address by Col. Alexander W. Doniphan, Delivered in Liberty, Mo., June 5th, 1872, on Occasion of the Celebration by the People of Clay County, of the 50th Anniversary of the County's Establishment //1883 Speech by Alexander W. Doniphan at the 50th anniversary of Clay County at Liberty, Missouri, on the county and city's histories and projected futures.

4. Alexander Doniphan Alexander Doniphan 1876 Portrait and biographical sketch of General Alexander Doniphan. He was born in 1808 in Kentucky, arrived in Missouri in 1830 as a lawyer, moved in 1833 to Liberty, was elected state representative in 1836,...

5. Alexander Doniphan Alexander Doniphan 1998 Biography of Alexander W. Doniphan, a Missouri military leader originally from Kentucky, gaining prominence during the 1846 Mexican War and 1838 Mormon War, memorialized in a statue in Ray County, Missouri,...

6. Alexander W. Doniphan Alexander W. Doniphan File contains photos, illustrations, and information on Colonel Alexander Doniphan of Liberty, Missouri, a hero of the Mexican War.

7. Alexander W. Doniphan Is Honored Alexander W. Doniphan Is Honored 2009 The majority of this issue is about Alexander W. Doniphan. It begins with a list of numerous places and things named for Doniphan and continues with transcribed extractions from newspapers about the Doniphan...

8. Alexander William Doniphan Alexander William Doniphan February//1885 Biographical article about Colonel Alexander William Doniphan, or Alexander Doniphan (1808-1887), a leading military officer in the Mexican War from the Kansas City area. Native of Kentucky moving to Lexington,...

9. Alexander William Doniphan (1808-1887) Alexander William Doniphan (1808-1887) Third Quarter 1993 Brief look at the life of Alexander Doniphan who moved to Liberty, Missouri, in 1833. Highlights as his most outstanding accomplishment the leadership of the First Missouri Regiment in the Mexican War....

10. Battles and Biographies of Missourians or the Civil War Period of Our State Battles and Biographies of Missourians or the Civil War Period of Our State 1900 Chapter of the book about the story of General Alexander Doniphan, "one of Missouri's greatest men," and the reasons for his "meager part" in the Civil War.

11. Clay County, Missouri Friends: Allen, Arthur, Thornton, Doniphan Clay County, Missouri Friends: Allen, Arthur, Thornton, Doniphan March/May 2003 While the article gives genealogical information about the Shubael Allen, Michael Arthur, John Thornton, and Alexander Doniphan families, it discusses many of the river landings and ferries during the...

12. Clay-Platte Citizens Fight in Mexican War Clay-Platte Citizens Fight in Mexican War File containing periodical articles including one on the history of Platte and Clay Counties, leading up to and during the Mexican War in 1845, locally led by Colonel Alexander W. Doniphan.

13. Col. Alexander W. Doniphan - His Life and Character Col. Alexander W. Doniphan - His Life and Character January, 1896 Paper read before the Kansas City Bar Association on December 7, 1895, by Liberty, Missouri resident D.C. Allen. Describes the life and accomplishments of Alexander Doniphan. Physical description: "His...

14. Colonel Alexander W. Doniphan: Soldier, Lawyer and Statesman Colonel Alexander W. Doniphan: Soldier, Lawyer and Statesman October//1952 Biographical article and photos about Colonel Alexander Doniphan, "a Missouri lawyer" and military leader living most of his life in Liberty, Missouri, pointing out his chronic ill health despite appearances....

15. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Short biography of Alexander W. Doniphan (1808-1887) written by Roger D. Launius. Includes citations.

16. Doniphan County, Kansas Doniphan County, Kansas

17. Doniphan Family Genealogy Doniphan Family Genealogy Information on the ancestral lines of Alexander Doniphan, including the following people: (1) Alexander W. Doniphan (1808-1887), born in Virginia; (2) Joseph Doniphan (1757-1783), born in Virginia; (3)...

18. Doniphan Genealogy Doniphan Genealogy January-July//2000 Notes on the genealogy of the Alexander Doniphan family, starting with his ancestors from the 1700s.

19. In That Country In That Country May - September 2004 A detailed look at the circumstances involved with the Mormons in Missouri during the early 1830s. Includes a map of Missouri and the pertinent county lines.

20. Kansas City Crossroads: Finding Peace Kansas City Crossroads: Finding Peace October 2001 Illustration and article about the 1838 Mormon War in nearby Caldwell County (created as a safe haven for the Missouri Mormons) at their town of Far West, Missouri. Description of their imprisonment at...