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1. A Veteran Missouri Editor Passes A Veteran Missouri Editor Passes January/25/1928 Photo and obituary for Samuel Williams (ca. 1832-1928), "96, once part owner of the Kansas City Evening Mail, later consolidated with The Kansas City Star," and living a block from the Jesse James home...

2. Alexander Franklin (Frank) James Alexander Franklin (Frank) James 1893 Charcoal portrait of Frank James dressed in what appears to be a Confederate cavalry uniform. Drawing is signed by the artist with "93" immediately below the signature. Not visible in the image is "Frank...

3. Bits of Local History Bits of Local History October/28/1893 One paragraph about the robbery of the Kansas City Fairgrounds in 1872 by the Jesse James gang on Thursday, Sept. 26, 1872.

4. Cole Younger Cole Younger Photos, illustrations, and information on Thomas Coleman Younger, or Cole Younger (1844-1916), a Kansas City area outlaw. Native of Lee's Summit, Missouri joining William Quantrill's Confederate guerrillas...

5. Cole Younger and Frank James Were Good Friends of Mine Cole Younger and Frank James Were Good Friends of Mine February/15/1959 File containing an article about the reminiscences of Harry Hoffman (1873-1964), "85, former Jackson County marshal," regarding his experiences with the outlaw gangs of the Jameses and Youngers, such as...

6. Collecting American Outlaws Collecting American Outlaws September 2009 Wilbur Zink collects items once owned by outlaws, particularly the Younger and James brothers. Some of the treasures include Jim Younger's violin and 25 letters from Frank James to his wife Anna, written...

7. Cowtown Chronicles: "The Most Daring, Desperate Robbery Ever Known. .." Cowtown Chronicles: "The Most Daring, Desperate Robbery Ever Known. .." March 2000 Photo and biographical article about the James Gang (Frank and Jesse James, Bob Younger, et al.) and their daylight robbery of the First National Bank of Kansas City during the Kansas City Exposition of...

8. 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...

9. Fletcher Taylor with Frank and Jesse James Fletcher Taylor with Frank and Jesse James 1893 Charcoal drawing of three of Quantrill's guerrillas: Fletcher Taylor (left), Frank James (sitting), and Jesse James (right). Fletch and Jesse are dressed in suits and hats; Frank is hatless and in uniform....

10. From Combat to Crime: The Famous Outlaw Got His Start Fighting Against the Union From Combat to Crime: The Famous Outlaw Got His Start Fighting Against the Union July 2-9, 2007 Short article which discusses the legend of Jesse James and the Robin Hood theme. Author contends that "the key to understanding the motives of the James gang--besides greed--is the Civil War, especially...

11. From Ox Carts to Space Craft, a Cabin From Ox Carts to Space Craft, a Cabin November/25/1965 Article recounting the history of the log cabin built in 1824 by early settlers John Hicklin and Mary Gleaves "three miles east-northeast of Greenwood," Missouri, two years before the organization of Jackson...

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

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

14. Gladstone Boulevard, Concourse Gladstone Boulevard, Concourse Postcard of Gladstone Boulevard, Concourse

15. Guns That Won the West Guns That Won the West June//1959 Section of the article about guns of famous Old West gunfighters and those used by Jesse James and the James Gang, with photos, letter excerpts, etc.

16. Her Father Tried the James Gang Her Father Tried the James Gang Spring 1980 Article describing "C. C. (Neal) Chiles, a prosperous Independence banker" at the time of his death in 1920 "said to have owned more land than anyone in Jackson County." Description also of his son, "Judge...

17. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Biographical sketch of Henry Craig who was born in Kentucky in 1848, became a lawyer and moved to Kansas City in 1869. In 1876 he was "elected by a very large majority to the Missouri House of Representatives"...

18. In the Old Days When the Joys of Life Were Simple and Sufficient In the Old Days When the Joys of Life Were Simple and Sufficient July/13/1939 Clipping on the microfilm roll with illustration and description of early entertainers of Kansas City since the early 1870s. Description of the following related people and places: (1) a tightrope walker...

19. Jesse James Jesse James 1893 Charcoal portrait of Jesse James dressed in suit coat, vest, shirt, tie, and hat. Drawing is signed by the artist with "93" immediately below the signature. At the bottom right corner, "Frank James" is...

20. Jesse James Jesse James circa 1970s Lithograph drawing of Jesse James in suit coat, shirt, and tie. Drawing is signed by the artist. Below the signature is written "'Gentleman of Missouri' Jesse James -- at twenty eight years of age NEBRASKA...