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61. History of the State of Kansas History of the State of Kansas //1883 Portrait and biographical sketch of B. F. Harpster, a banker and former farmer in Doniphan County, Kansas, born in Ohio in 1846 and arriving in Kansas in 1873 as a grain elevator operator, becoming president...

62. Hoeing Their Own Row: Black Agriculture and the Agrarian Ideal in Kansas, 1880-1920 Hoeing Their Own Row: Black Agriculture and the Agrarian Ideal in Kansas, 1880-1920 Autumn//1999 History of black farmers in Kansas, highlighting those owning their own farms, from 1880 to 1920, with several photos.

63. Ice Harvesting was Big Business in Late 1800s Ice Harvesting was Big Business in Late 1800s September-December 2013 Article describes the early ice industry in the Kansas City area including the local companies who were in business in the late 1800s. One of the early entrepreneurs in the ice business was James Yates...

64. Ike Comes to Town for F. F. A. and the Royal Ike Comes to Town for F. F. A. and the Royal October 15, 1953 Illustrations of President Dwight David Eisenhower, and some attractions at the American Royal in Kansas City during his visit here, with a photo of the new American Hereford Association headquarters building...

65. Imagining Kansas: Place, Promotion, and Western Stereotypes in the Art of Henry Worrall (1925-1902) Imagining Kansas: Place, Promotion, and Western Stereotypes in the Art of Henry Worrall (1925-1902) Summer 2007 The author states, "In this article I will argue for the influence of the past over the present, and that in the American West of the nineteenth century, certain artists were able to shape through their...

66. Improving Municipal Administration: Largest Municipal Market Terminal Opened Improving Municipal Administration: Largest Municipal Market Terminal Opened February//1940 Article about the opening of "one of the largest wholesale fruit and vegetable markets in the country" at "the raised levee where the Kaw and the Missouri Rivers meet" in Kansas City, Kansas. "[B]uilt...

67. In the Bend of the Kaw In the Bend of the Kaw Spring 2002 Part I-Earliest Settlements, 1825-1854. The author includes quotes from standard sources. Part II-"The Farmers Came" 1855-1879 (V.1#7, p.276-279.) Part III-"Take 'er Down an 'turn 'er", 1875-1900 (V.1,#8,...

68. Industry Outlook: How Much Do We Want Their Money? Industry Outlook: How Much Do We Want Their Money? February//1993 Illustrations and article about the increasing competition for conventions among American cities including Kansas City, with description of massive expansion plans on Bartle Hall, efforts to retain the...

69. J. H. Leonard & Co. J. H. Leonard & Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for J. H. Leonard & Co. showing a blonde girl wearing a lacy dress with blue ribbons. Back of card says: "J. H. Leonard & Co., Proprietors and Operators of the Celebrated Farmers' Coal...

70. J. H. Leonard & Co. J. H. Leonard & Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for J. H. Leonard & Co. showing a boy playing with a model sailboat at the beach. Back of card says: "J. H. Leonard & Co., The Largest and Only Dealers of Domestic Coal in Kansas City....

71. J. H. Leonard & Co. J. H. Leonard & Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for J. H. Leonard & Co. showing a boy holding a fan. Front of card says: "An Accurate Barometer. Hot, with prospect of being hotter." Back of card says: "J. H. Leonard & Co., The Largest...

72. Kansas City Convention Programs Collection Finding Aid Kansas City Convention Programs Collection Finding Aid This artificial collection contains approximately 100 programs of primarily national conventions of associations from throughout the United States held in Kansas City, Missouri, between the years 1903-1961....

73. Kansas City Real Estate Board Protects Investors Kansas City Real Estate Board Protects Investors September/22/1923 Article about economic functions of the board, such as protecting farmers from making poor investments in apartments.

74. Kansas City Stockyards Kansas City Stockyards Postcard of the Kansas City Stockyards

75. Kansas City Stockyards, Entrance Kansas City Stockyards, Entrance Postcard of entrance to the Kansas City Stockyards

76. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Fritz Engelhard, "general manager of the Farmers' Cooperative Shipping Association, with headquarters at Kansas City," born in Nebraska in 1877 and moving to Oregon before arriving...

77. Kansas Farmers and Illinois Dairymen Kansas Farmers and Illinois Dairymen December//1879 Article about the author's trip to Kansas "for the purpose of examining the operations of the small farmer and of his new competitor," with descriptions of Topeka and rural townships to the west.

78. KC to Host 17,000 FFA Youth KC to Host 17,000 FFA Youth October-November//1975 Article about the history of the Future Farmers of America organization, "a Kansas City product, originating in the old Hotel Baltimore," in 1924 and becoming associated with the Stockyards and the American...

79. KCResources, page 72 KCResources, page 72

80. KCResources, page 86 KCResources, page 86