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1. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. 1896 Biographical sketch of Homer Reed, a lawyer (and president of the Forest Hill Cemetery) born in Michigan in 1847 and coming to Kansas City in 1873.

2. A Modest Rest A Modest Rest January 4-10, 2007 Article describing the final resting place of baseball great John "Buck" O'Neil, a modest grave located in Forest Hill Cemetery, near that of his old friend Leroy "Satchel" Paige. O'Neil's last will and...

3. Ada Greenwood MacLaughlin Papers Finding Aid Ada Greenwood MacLaughlin Papers Finding Aid circa 1870-1925 (bulk 1890-1916) Ada Greenwood MacLaughlin, daughter of Kansas City School Superintendent James Greenwood and his wife Amanda, was born in Kirksville, Missouri, on August 1, 1860. She resided in Kansas City, Missouri,...

4. Bartle, Paige, Pendergast All Call Forest Hill Home Bartle, Paige, Pendergast All Call Forest Hill Home June 1, 2011 Postcard image of Forest Hill Cemetery (69th & Troost Ave.) and a short article about some of the notable Kansas Citians buried there.

5. Biography of Felice Lyne (1887-1935), Opera Singer Biography of Felice Lyne (1887-1935), Opera Singer 2008

6. Biography of Hazel Browne Williams (1907-1986), Educator Biography of Hazel Browne Williams (1907-1986), Educator 1999

7. Biography of Leona Pouncey Thurman (1911-1985), Attorney Biography of Leona Pouncey Thurman (1911-1985), Attorney 1999

8. Biography of Sid J. Hare (1860-1938) and S. Herbert Hare (?-1960), Landscape Architects Biography of Sid J. Hare (1860-1938) and S. Herbert Hare (?-1960), Landscape Architects 2008

9. Blenheim Park Blenheim Park 1995 Description of the 6.93-acre park between 68th Street, a residential area, Gregoy Boulevard, and Forest Hill Cemetery, established in 1921, with photos, drawings, and history.

10. Burial of a Train Robber: Lonie Logan, the Desperado, Sleeps in Forest Hill Cemetery Burial of a Train Robber: Lonie Logan, the Desperado, Sleeps in Forest Hill Cemetery March/9/1900 Funeral notice for the train robber Lonie Logan, alias Lou Curry, buried in Forest Hill Cemetery in Kansas City.

11. Carolyn Pendergast Carolyn Pendergast Carolyn Elizabeth Pendergast, or Carolyn Pendergast, the widow of Tom Pendergast, died in Kansas City on June 13, 1951 and was interred in a mausoleum at Forest Hill Cemetery in Kansas City. This information's...

12. Civil War Heritage in Forest Hill Cemetery Civil War Heritage in Forest Hill Cemetery January 4, 2012 Postcard image and brief history of Forest Hill Cemetery. Located at 69th St. and Troost Ave., Forest Hill was incorporated in 1888 and is the resting place of several notable Kansas Citians. The cemetery...

13. Confederate Soldiers Monument Confederate Soldiers Monument 1993 View of Confederate Soldiers monument and tombstones at south end of cemetery. Monument commemorates those soldiers killed in Battle of Westport. Cemetery located at 69th and Troost.

14. Confederate Soldiers Monument Confederate Soldiers Monument 1993 Close-up view of base of Confederate Soldiers monument, south end of the cemetery. Monument commemorates those soldiers killed in Battle of Westport.

15. Confederate Soldiers Monument Confederate Soldiers Monument 1993 Full frontal and side view of Confederate Soldiers monument, commemorating those soldiers killed in the Battle of Westport.

16. Felice Lyne Papers Finding Aid Felice Lyne Papers Finding Aid 1908-1941 (bulk 1911-1915) Felice Lyne was born in Slater, Missouri, but received her early education and musical training in Kansas City. She achieved her greatest success in a number of operatic roles primarily in Europe, and...

17. Forest Hill Cemetery Forest Hill Cemetery Postcard of Forest Hill Cemetery

18. Forest Hill Cemetery Forest Hill Cemetery

19. Forest Hill Cemetery Forest Hill Cemetery View of road and a few tombstones. Cemetery located at 69th & Troost.

20. Frank Ford Photograph Collection Finding Aid Frank Ford Photograph Collection Finding Aid ca1890-1915 The collection's 117 developed photographs were taken around the turn of the 20th century by local amateur photographer, Frank S. Ford. They include photographs which detail local events as well as rural,...