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1. Railroads Railroads Photos, illustrations, and information on the history of railroads and trains in Kansas City since their arrival from the east in the mid-1800s.

2. The Oldest Inhabitant The Oldest Inhabitant Portrait and biographical article about Washington Henry Chick, or Washington Chick (1826-1918), "the oldest citizen of Kansas City" at the time of the article's writing. Description of his life and career...

3. Pioneer Blood Pioneer Blood Photocopied typewritten account of the life of Drusilla Branham who married Francis R. Long, mayor of Kansas City, Missouri, in 1869-70, and their daughter Mary. The manuscript was written by R. S. Quinn...

4. Dallas, Missouri Dallas, Missouri Photos, illustrations, and information on the town of Dallas, Missouri, near the site of Watts Mill the later area of Kansas City, Missouri around 103rd and State Line Roads.

5. State Shoot at Washington Park State Shoot at Washington Park Postcard of trapshooting at Washington Park

6. Landmarks Commission Landmarks Commission

7. Benjamin Harrison Public School Benjamin Harrison Public School

8. Kansas City Songs Kansas City Songs Songs about Kansas City include: (1) "The Kansas City Whirl" by Zona Shimp, published by H. V. Shimp; (2) "Fairyland Park and You" by William R. Clay & Ned Underhill, published by Clay, Underhill, & Bentley;...

9. Saint Anthony Catholic Saint Anthony Catholic Illustrations and information on the Saint Anthony Church at 318 Benton Boulevard in Kansas City, Missouri, built in 1922-1927 from "Roman and Mission-style architectur[al]" designs by Father Michael Lyons....

10. Jackson County Representative Districts Jackson County Representative Districts File contains a map of the 10 "representative districts" in Kansas City, Missouri in 1927.

11. Official absentee ballot : general election, November 2, 1982, Kansas City, Missouri. Official absentee ballot : general election, November 2, 1982, Kansas City, Missouri.

12. Sheet Music Covers Sheet Music Covers File contains color photocopies of the front of 20 pieces of sheet music with local connections. Also contains one original sheet music cover. Contains five covers of songs by James Scott and published...

13. Kansas City Aerial Kansas City Aerial Looking north, near 25th and Broadway.

14. George Brown, Jr. George Brown, Jr. File contains photos and an obituary for George Brown, Jr., a 30-year-old African American Colorado state legislator. He was a native Kansan and former resident of Kansas City, Missouri, at 1870 Vine Street....

15. Missouri River Missouri River Looking north from north end of West Terrace Park, in winter.

16. Union Depot and West Bottoms Union Depot and West Bottoms Distant view of first Union Depot; located in West Bottoms.

17. Municipal Airport Municipal Airport Aerial view of airport and runway; also shows portion of North Kansas City.

18. Kansas City Views Kansas City Views Books of various views of the city and street guides on microfilm.

19. Kansas City Maps Kansas City Maps File containing maps or information on maps for 1840, 1879, 1887, etc.

20. H. Roe Bartle H. Roe Bartle Kansas City mayor H. Roe Bartle speaking at the Muehlebach Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri.