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21. Lest We Forget: James M. Greenwood, Missouri's Greatest Contribution to Public Education Lest We Forget: James M. Greenwood, Missouri's Greatest Contribution to Public Education May//1933 Photo and biographical article about "James Mickleborough Greenwood," or James Greenwood, superintendent of schools in Kansas City, a former mathematics teacher in Kirksville, Missouri, and native of Illinois...

22. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary 1902 Photo and bio of James Greenwood, school superintendent of the Kansas City School District, born in Illinois in 1837 and moving to Missouri in 1852 as a teacher, arriving in Kansas City in 1874, becoming...

23. Missouri Verse and Verse-Writers Missouri Verse and Verse-Writers 1924? Mention of James Greenwood as "well known in the United States for his writings on educational subjects" while in Kirksville, Missouri."

24. Oldest Books in the Missouri Valley Room Oldest Books in the Missouri Valley Room A search of the online catalog in May 2005 revealed the oldest book in the MVSC collection to be Mathematical Tables by Sir Jonas Moore published in 1653 [MV-Y 510.8 M82]. It was part of the James M. Greenwood...

25. Prominent Kansas Citians Prominent Kansas Citians Composite view; left to right: Theodore S. Case, Bishop Edward R. Atwell, J.M. Greenwood, Edwin C. Meservey, Hiram M. Northrup, William A. Rule, Edward F. Sweeney, A.A. Tomlinson.

26. Public School Leaders Public School Leaders July/22/1905 Photo and description of James Greenwood (1837-1914), "Superintendent of Schools in Kansas City, Missouri," for "more than a third of a century. ..the most prominent educational figure in the Missouri...

27. SC63 Vertical Files Special Collection Finding Aid SC63 Vertical Files Special Collection Finding Aid 1820-1970 (bulk 1880-1950) The vertical files in this collection contain items found in the regular vertical files of the Special Collections department that were determined to be too old and fragile to be left in the files. The...

28. SC86-1 James M. Greenwood Papers Finding Aid SC86-1 James M. Greenwood Papers Finding Aid 1891-1941 (bulk 1891-1914) James M. Greenwood was the leading educator in Kansas City for 40 years (1874-1914). In his tenure as superintendent of schools, he became recognized locally, nationally, and internationally. He was born...

29. SC86-2 Josephine Woodbury Heermans Greenwood Papers Finding Aid SC86-2 Josephine Woodbury Heermans Greenwood Papers Finding Aid 1846-1928 (bulk 1890-1914) Josephine Woodbury Heermans Greenwood was born in Michigan on Christmas Day 1859. She became an employee of the Kansas City School District in 1888 and was principal of Whittier School between 1891-1910....

30. SC86-3 Ada Greenwood MacLaughlin Papers Finding Aid SC86-3 Ada Greenwood MacLaughlin Papers Finding Aid ca. 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,...

31. Teachers to Whom the Young Look Teachers to Whom the Young Look January 1, 1900 Photo portraits and brief biographies of important local educators: (1) Barnard, J. U.; (2) Cottingham, J. M.; (3) Berry, W. H.; (4) Dillenbeck, Preston; (5) Biggs, L. Kate; (6) DuBois, H. E.; (7) Brua,...

32. The United States Biographical Dictionary and Portrait Gallery of Eminent and Self-Made Men The United States Biographical Dictionary and Portrait Gallery of Eminent and Self-Made Men //1878 Biographical sketch of James Mickleborough Greenwood, or James Greenwood, school superintendent of Kansas City. Source states he was born in Illinois in 1836[1837] and came to Kansas City in 1874, becoming...

33. Work Not Play with Him Work Not Play with Him August//1924 Photo and biographical article about James Greenwood (1837-1914), superintendent of the Kansas City School District from 1874 to 1913 and "the author of many text books," studying at "the Methodist Seminary...