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1. A Historical Sketch of Platte County A Historical Sketch of Platte County July/7/1876 Historical lecture read by Major Jesse Morin at the Fourth of July national centennial celebration in Platte City on July 4, 1876, giving the history of Platte County, Missouri, starting with the Platte...

2. Amusement Parks Amusement Parks A selection of 8 postcards of Amusement Parks

3. Art Writ Large Art Writ Large March 2011 Review of architectural and fine-art photographer Mike Sinclair whose "work has been seen in major publications and architectural press such as the "The New York Times," "Dwell," "Metropolis," "Architectural...

4. Balloon on Public Square Balloon on Public Square July 4, 1868 View of balloon ascension on the public square, southwest corner, near 5th. Part of a July 4th celebration.

5. Biography of Francis A. Foster (1824-1906), Postmaster and Fire Chief Biography of Francis A. Foster (1824-1906), Postmaster and Fire Chief 1999

6. Biography of Vassie James Ward Hill (1875-1954), School Founder and Educator Biography of Vassie James Ward Hill (1875-1954), School Founder and Educator 2008

7. Electric Park (2nd), Lake Electric Park (2nd), Lake Postcard of Lake in Electric Park (2nd)

8. Electric Park (2nd), Tower and Bandstand Electric Park (2nd), Tower and Bandstand Postcard of Electric Park (2nd), Tower and Bandstand at Night

9. Fairmount Park Fairmount Park Postcard of Fairmount Park

10. Fairmount Park, Shady Walk Fairmount Park, Shady Walk Postcard of Shady Walk at Fairmount Park

11. Fourth of July Fourth of July Photos, illustrations, and information on the Fourth of July or Independence Day celebrations in Kansas City history, with hot-air balloons, parades, and fireworks, etc.

12. Fourth of July Fourth of July Fourth of July Postcard

13. Gladstone Boulevard, at Scarritt Point Gladstone Boulevard, at Scarritt Point Postcard of Gladstone Boulevard, at Scarritt Point

14. History of Howard and Cooper Counties, Missouri History of Howard and Cooper Counties, Missouri //1883 Description of the first celebration of the Fourth of July, or Independence Day, in Cooper County, Missouri, in 1820.

15. History of St. Charles, Montgomery and Warren Counties, Missouri History of St. Charles, Montgomery and Warren Counties, Missouri 1969 Short description of the first Independence Day celebration in Montgomery County, Missouri.

16. Kansas City Public Library Main Branch Kansas City Public Library Main Branch ca1900 Interior view of Kansas City Public Library Main branch located at 9th and Locust. Room. believed to be on the street level, is decorated in flags and bunting, perhaps for the Fourth of July.

17. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1808-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1808-1908 1908 Mention of the first celebrated Independence Day at Colonel McGee's in 1858, with 3,000 in attendance on page 657. On page 658 mention of the Independence Day ball and severe thunderstorm that panicked...

18. Missouri River, River Scene Missouri River, River Scene Postcard of Missouri River, River Scene

19. The Fourth of July in Early Kansas The Fourth of July in Early Kansas May//1939 Description of the observance of Independence Day by many travelers in Kansas before its territory status, from 1804 to 1854, mostly involving fur traders and militia along the Santa Fe Trail or other...

20. The Fourth of July in Early Kansas, 1854-1857 The Fourth of July in Early Kansas, 1854-1857 February//1941 Description of the observance of Independence Day by many travelers in Kansas, in the early border warfare years following its designation as a territory, 1854-1857.