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1. 39th and Main 39th and Main 1988 View facing northwest of the intersection of 39th and Main. The buildings between 3822 and 3850 Main are pictured here; architect Dean Graves received an award for his work in their restoration.

2. A Grave Matter A Grave Matter October 2011 Short article relating the history of the burial of the Dalton Gang in Elmwood Cemetery in Coffeyville, Kansas, and the headstone. Includes photo of the headstone and what looks like a "postcard" with...

3. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 82 with Photographic Postcards Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 82 with Photographic Postcards ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing five photographs or photographic postcards. Four images are of graves in Boothill Graveyard, Tombstone and one is of horses and buggies outside of the Tombstone Epitaph building....

4. African American Artists in Greater Kansas City African American Artists in Greater Kansas City 1947-1984 File contains a publication entitled "Exhibit of Outstanding Negro Americans" which is dated May 7-June 1, 1947. This exhibit contained 32 oil portraits done by Betsy Graves Reyneau and Laura Wheeler Waring...

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

6. Another KC Claim to Fame: Most Graves of Abe's Flames Another KC Claim to Fame: Most Graves of Abe's Flames November 23, 2005 There are two graves in this area which hold the remains of women who President Abraham Lincoln courted at one time. These women are Sarah Rickard Barret buried in Elmwood Cemetery and Mary Owens Vineyard...

7. Bess Wallace Truman Gravestone Bess Wallace Truman Gravestone Grave marker for Bess Wallace Truman, wife of President Harry S. Truman at the Harry S. Truman Library and Museum in Independence, Missouri.

8. Biography of Thomas Johnson (1802-1865), Methodist Minister and Missionary Biography of Thomas Johnson (1802-1865), Methodist Minister and Missionary 2003

9. Country Kay Country Kay June12-18, 2008 Article describes the early life of Kay Barnes, her time as mayor of Kansas City, and her campaign for Missouri's 6th Congressional District seat against Sam Graves.

10. Courtroom Scene Courtroom Scene March 1, 1934 Arraignment of Charles Taibi and Sam DeCaro, who were charged with murdering bank messenger Webster Kemner on February 27, 1934. Pictured, from the right, are KCPD Detective Ira Johnson, Decaro, Taibi,...

11. Dead to Get Legal Guardian Dead to Get Legal Guardian April 7, 2007 Platte County Circuit Judge Abe Shafer will appoint a guardian for the unknown dead buried in five historic cemeteries near Kansas City International Airport. Airport officials want to consolidate remains...

12. Dean W. Graves Sets Up Office Dean W. Graves Sets Up Office June/30/1968 File containing a photo and biographical article about Dean Graves, an architect with Urban Architects at 1004 Baltimore Avenue, formerly with Kivett & Myers, residing at 5328 West 67th Street in Prairie...

13. Deaths: Mrs. Ozelle M. Graves Deaths: Mrs. Ozelle M. Graves May/3/1974 Obituary for "Mrs. Ozelle Miller Graves [or Ozelle Graves], 83, of 630 W. 61st, widow of Ludwick Graves, general counsel for the Kansas City Power & Light Co." and president of the Board of Education....

14. 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...

15. Edward Graves Edward Graves 1908 Photo and bio of Edward Graves, "a real-estate dealer and builder" born in Virginia in 1824 and moving to Missouri about 1834 and then to Kansas City about 1871. Description of his renovation and construction...

16. Elmwood Cemetery Elmwood Cemetery Fall 2000 Photo and article about the history of Elmwood Cemetery, established in 1872 as a private cemetery at 4900 Truman Road and with graves dating "as early as 1840," with landscaping designed by George Kessler....

17. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Portrait and biographical sketch of Fayette Parsons Graves, or Fayette Graves, a "mine operator" in western Missouri, born in New York in 1849 and moving to the Saint Joseph area in the late 1800s engaged...

18. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Portrait and biographical sketch of Waller Washington Graves, or Waller Graves (also known as Tom Graves), "lawyer and judge of the Twenty-ninth Judicial Circuit," born in Lafayette County, Missouri, in...

19. Excavation Offers Glimpse Into Clay County's Past Excavation Offers Glimpse Into Clay County's Past September 18, 2008 The Liberty School District has plans to build a new elementary school near N. E. 108th St. but first must relocate graves found on the site. "This week, a team of archaeologists is undertaking the painstaking,...

20. Family Asks: Is Clell Miller in His Grave? Family Asks: Is Clell Miller in His Grave? June 12, 2012 Article examines the mystery of whether the remains of Clell Miller, an outlaw with the James-Younger gang, are his that are buried at Muddy Fork Cemetery in Kearney, MO. Descendants of Miller have petitioned...