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1. About the West: Kansas Abolitionists Fight Confederates in Missouri About the West: Kansas Abolitionists Fight Confederates in Missouri Summer//2001 Photos, illustrations, map, and biographical article about Jared Barnes (1834-1916), "an avowed Free-Stater" moving from his native New York to Kansas Territory in 1857 and serving as a Union officer in...

2. Colored Salt--Contented Cars Colored Salt--Contented Cars October//1955 Photos (depicting Downtown or Midtown stores such as Super A& P Market, etc.) and article (written by the commissioner of streets and sewers) about snow removal on Kansas City streets using different types...

3. Crews Fight Snow to Restore Power Crews Fight Snow to Restore Power January/4/1973 Description of the "most damaging storm to power lines in area history," with photos of the severe weather event.

4. Electric Living Restored to Kansas City Electric Living Restored to Kansas City January/9/1973 Restoration of electrical power to 32,000 customers after the severe weather of an ice storm.

5. For Some It's Still No Light at Night For Some It's Still No Light at Night March/29/1984 Story about continued power outages due to severe weather storms.

6. Ice Storm Cost City $2.4 Million, Report Says Ice Storm Cost City $2.4 Million, Report Says June/28/1984 Story about the damage done by the ice storm, mostly in the form of fallen tree branches and bushes onto power lines.

7. Ice Storm Damage Ice Storm Damage ca1880 Electrical lines downed by ice storm in front of Cheatham and Company Furniture building.

8. Ice Storm Damage Ice Storm Damage ca188o Electrical lines downed by ice storm at unidentified location.

9. Ice Storm Damage Ice Storm Damage ca1880 Electrical lines downed by ice storm at unidentified location. Commercial House is in view.

10. Ice Storm Damage Ice Storm Damage ca1880 Electrical lines downed by ice storm at unidentified location.

11. Ice Storm Freezes Power in Kansas City Ice Storm Freezes Power in Kansas City February/6/2002 Article contains 5 photographs which depict the destruction to trees and property of the ice storm of late January and early February of 2002.

12. Icy Barrage Pummels KC Area; State Leaders Declare a Disaster Icy Barrage Pummels KC Area; State Leaders Declare a Disaster February/1/2002 According to the article, half of the area (350,000 customers) was without power at the peak of the ice storm which began January 29 and ended the evening of January 31. An estimated 20,000 trees fell...

13. On the Night of the 24th of December 1855. .. On the Night of the 24th of December 1855. .. January/26/1856

14. Some of Kansas City's Most Noteworthy Natural Disasters Some of Kansas City's Most Noteworthy Natural Disasters May 5, 2003 1886 Tornado; 1903 Flood; 1951 Flood; 1957 Ruskin Heights Tornado; 1977 Plaza Flood; 1979 Kemper Roof Collapse; 1993 Flood; 1996 Lee's Summit Microburst; 1998 Flash Floods; 2000 Tonganoxie Tornado; 2002...

15. The River at This Place Broke Up on Monday Morning Last. .. The River at This Place Broke Up on Monday Morning Last. .. March/1/1856