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1. A Short History of the Shawnee Methodist Mission A Short History of the Shawnee Methodist Mission October 1924 Article about experiences at Methodist Shawnee Indian missions (written by Reverend Joab Spencer, one of its missionaries) of preachers and teachers such as Reverend Thomas Johnson (1802-1865), Reverend...

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

3. Dr. J. W. Parker Account Books Finding Aid Dr. J. W. Parker Account Books Finding Aid 1851-1872 (bulk 1856-1872) Dr. J. W. Parker was called John as well as James and settled in Westport, Missouri, in 1851 where he practiced medicine among the white settlers and the Shawnee, Wyandotte, and Delaware Indians. During...

4. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Descriptions of Reverend Thomas Johnson as founder of the Manual Training School for Indians at the Shawnee Indian Mission (in Johnson County, Kansas) and of Jefferson Johnson as the founder of the Highland...

5. Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas 1935 Mentionings of Reverend Thomas Johnson (1802-1865) as founder of the Methodist Shawnee Mission in Johnson County, Kansas, in 1830, with an illustration of its first building.

6. History of Johnson County, Kansas History of Johnson County, Kansas //1915 Recollections of William Johnson, son of the Rev. Thomas Johnson, founder of the Methodist Episcopal Shawnee Indian Mission in Johnson County. Johnson's recollections describe life at the mission, the...

7. In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates 1898? Photo of the "residence of Rev. Thomas Johnson at Shawnee Mission" in 1897.

8. Interpreting the Shawnee Sun: Literacy and Cultural Persistence in Indian Country, 1833-1841. Interpreting the Shawnee Sun: Literacy and Cultural Persistence in Indian Country, 1833-1841. Winter 2008-2009 Article about the influence of literacy and the press on the Shawnee culture. "The Shawnee Sun is intriguing because it points to Shawnee-missionary collaboration, on the the one hand, and widespread Shawnee...

9. Kansas City Crime Central Kansas City Crime Central 2010 This 232-page book details crimes and criminals in Kansas City area from Union Station Massacre and Bonnie and Clyde to the more recent Ali Kemp and Erica Gree (Precious Doe).

10. Letters from the Indian Missions in Kansas [and] Letters of Rev. Thomas Johnson Letters from the Indian Missions in Kansas [and] Letters of Rev. Thomas Johnson 1925 Reprints of letters and other journal extracts of missionaries of Indian missions in Kansas, including Reverend William Johnson (1805-1842) from 1831 until his death in 1842 and his brother Reverend Thomas...

11. Letters of Allen T. Ward, 1842-1852: From the Shawnee and Kaw (Methodist) Missions Letters of Allen T. Ward, 1842-1852: From the Shawnee and Kaw (Methodist) Missions Autumn 1967 Biographical article about the letters from 1842 to 1851 of Allen T. Ward, or Allen Ward (1806-1862), with portraits of himself and family members and a picture of the east building of the Shawnee Methodist...

12. May We Present Thomas Leslie Johnson May We Present Thomas Leslie Johnson February/8/1935 Photo and biographical article about Thomas Leslie Johnson, or Thomas Johnson, "insurance executive, churchman, Y. M. C. A. leader and all around efficient citizen of this community," growing up in Kansas...

13. Memoirs of Francis Clay Wornall Memoirs of Francis Clay Wornall November//1963 Photo of the Wornall family "during the 1940's at the monument of Thomas Johnson, founder of the Shawnee Mission, in the small cemetery on Johnson Drive between Fairway and Canterbury streets." Description...

14. Methodist and Baptist Missions in Kansas Methodist and Baptist Missions in Kansas January 13, 1905 Book details the mission activities of the time including the Methodist and Baptist denomination missions. Includes several sections on the missions to the Indians and includes an account of the Shawnee,...

15. Methodists to Mark 150 Years in Kansas Methodists to Mark 150 Years in Kansas June//1980 Photo, illustration, and article about "the 150th anniversary of Methodism in Kansas and Wyandotte County," Kansas, dating from the 1830 founding of the Shawnee Methodist Mission by Reverend Thomas Johnson....

16. Opening the Western Frontier: Rev. Thomas Johnson & the Shawnee Indian Mission [and associated articles] Opening the Western Frontier: Rev. Thomas Johnson & the Shawnee Indian Mission [and associated articles] Winter//1999 Article about the Methodist Shawnee Indian Missions in the 1830s near Turner, Kansas, and Westport, Missouri, and the family of missionary Reverend Thomas Johnson (1802-1865), with photos, maps, and illustrations....

17. Reminiscences of the Methodist Shawnee Mission and Religious Work among That Tribe Reminiscences of the Methodist Shawnee Mission and Religious Work among That Tribe October 1924 Footnotes about Reverend Thomas Johnson (1802-1865) and Reverend Joab Spencer (1831-1914). Description of Johnson as a native of Virginia and founder of the Methodist Shawnee Mission in Kansas in 1831,...

18. Shawnee Indian Mission Shawnee Indian Mission n.d. Partial frontal and side view of the east building of the Shawnee Methodist Mission, looking northeast.

19. Tales of an Old-Timer: The Remembrances of John Calvin McCoy Tales of an Old-Timer: The Remembrances of John Calvin McCoy August 2000 An excerpt from McCoy's "Tales of an Old-Timer" in which he recalls various people who were important in the early history of Kansas City and Westport. Originally published in the February 15, 1879 Kansas...

20. The Baptists, The Methodists, and the Shawnees The Baptists, The Methodists, and the Shawnees Autumn 1994 Subtitled "Conflicting Cultures in Indian Territory, 1833-1834". Article traces the conflicts that arose with the introduction of Christianity to the Shawnee Indians and their integration into American...