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1. A Panoramic View of "Lost Townships," Part II A Panoramic View of "Lost Townships," Part II December 1965 Mention of Hickman Mills, Missouri in the context of early consolidated schools. Ruskin High School just east of Hickman Mills was the first consolidated high school in the county, started in 1902 and...

2. A Panoramic View of the "Lost" Townships A Panoramic View of the "Lost" Townships July 1965 Illustrated article about the history of several early Jackson County settlements and institutions, including Hickman Mills, New Santa Fe, Red Bridge, early land grants, early churches and schools, etc.,...

3. A Rebel Child of Civil War Days: Frances M. Lipscomb Hickman A Rebel Child of Civil War Days: Frances M. Lipscomb Hickman April 2001 Biographical article about Frances M. Lipscomb Hickman, or Frances Hickman "of Independence," granddaughter of John Harris (of the Harris House hotel in Westport). Born "a mile south of Dallas, Missouri,"...

4. Archives Has More than 100 New Materials Archives Has More than 100 New Materials December//1978 Description of the book "The History of the O. V. Slaughter Family" by Stephen Slaughter as "a most welcome addition to the Archives" with description of the "Missouri farm life and community" of early...

5. Art and Artists: The Vagaries of Light Captured on Canvases Art and Artists: The Vagaries of Light Captured on Canvases October/26/1956 Photo and biographical article about Robert Graham, Jr., a painter of scenes and people of the past from Kansas City and Missouri, residing near Hickman Mills, Missouri.

6. Blight Crawlers: Bannister Mall Developers Feed on the Bottom Blight Crawlers: Bannister Mall Developers Feed on the Bottom February/14-20/2002 Article about Bannister Mall and attempts to attract developers.

7. Charles P.B. Jefferys's (Blithdale) Estate Charles P.B. Jefferys's (Blithdale) Estate Two articles about Charles P. B. Jefferys's Blithedale estate in Hickman Mills, Missouri, being used as a home for families evicted due to Order Number 11 during the Civil War.

8. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 History of Highland Academy from the point of view of one of its students, Stephen Ragan, describing the ambitions of the school and problems in keeping adequate teachers. Also a footnote about his first...

9. From the Archives From the Archives Spring//1966 One paragraph about the Hickman Mills Community Christian Church, founded in 1845, celebrating its "120th anniversary."

10. Grandview Suburban Area Grandview Suburban Area 1963 Street map of Grandview, Hickman Mills, part of Lee's Summit, and surrounding area. Shows city limits of Kansas City, Missouri, as of Janurary 1, 1963, and proposed Grandview city limits (January 1, 1965)....

11. Hickman Mills Christian Church Hickman Mills Christian Church

12. Hickman Mills, Missouri Hickman Mills, Missouri

13. Jackson County, Missouri: Its Opportunities and Resources Jackson County, Missouri: Its Opportunities and Resources 1926 Description of Hickman Mills, Missouri, just south of Kansas City, with a population "of more than 200 persons," showing photos of houses, a church and bank, and the nearby Kansas City Automobile Club....

14. Memories Linger at Reunions Memories Linger at Reunions April/2/1980 Article about reminiscences of the Hickman and Union Point Schools in Hickman Mills, Missouri, being closed due to low enrollments, established around 1900.

15. Origin of the Christian Church at Westport Origin of the Christian Church at Westport October 1924 Mention of Ed Noland and Ben Robinson as among the organizers of a Christian Church in Hickman Mills, Missouri, in 1857 or 1858.

16. Plan Your Future in the Hickman Mills Area Plan Your Future in the Hickman Mills Area 1963 Description of the origins of town and name of Hickman Mills, Missouri.

17. Relic of Early Grandeur in Jackson County Relic of Early Grandeur in Jackson County January/25/1953 Photo, caption, and article about the C. P. B. Jefferys farmstead site of "housing for post No. 1, general order No. 11" in Hickman Mills, during the Civil War for evicted residents in Jackson and nearby...

18. Sore Spot for Southeast Sore Spot for Southeast September 12, 2009 Residents of Hickman Mills, Ruskin Heights, and other southeast Kansas City neighborhoods are disheartened by reports that Kansas City Wizards ownership will likely back out of a plan to build new soccer...

19. Taxes get sent to Wrong School Districts Taxes get sent to Wrong School Districts November 6, 2004 Personal property taxes of residents in south Kansas City and other areas often get sent to the wrong school district. Because school and city boundaries often don't match up, taxes are often coded incorrectly...

20. The Jefferys Family At Blithedale The Jefferys Family At Blithedale 1969 Nine page manuscript of speech given before the Old Settlers Club about the Jefferys family of the Hickman Mills area from the early to mid-1800s, including tales of border warfare. Information written...