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61. Kansas before 1854: A Revised Annals Kansas before 1854: A Revised Annals Summer//1965 Quotes from old newspapers about the growth of the town of Kansas, including the Liberty Tribune and the Saint Louis Daily Union.

62. Kansas City Kansas City April//1980 Photo and article about the history, growth, and present entertainment venues in the Kansas City area.

63. Kansas City--A Proud Heritage Kansas City--A Proud Heritage April//1966 Brief history of the settlement of the Kansas City area, starting with "[e]arly in the 18th century a young European, Etienne Veniard de Bourgmont," then little or no development until the beginning of...

64. Kansas City. ..Its History Kansas City. ..Its History 1950 History of Kansas City from 1700, starting roughly with its early exploration by Etienne Veniard de Bourgmont and the establishment of Fort Orleans.

65. Kansas City 1890: Commercial and Industrial Progress of the Great Mid-Continent Metropolis Kansas City 1890: Commercial and Industrial Progress of the Great Mid-Continent Metropolis February/10/1890 Folio book with numerous illustrations and articles depicting and describing early Kansas City.

66. Kansas City 1934 Kansas City 1934 December/6/1974 Article describes Kansas City in the 1930s with emphasis on it being wide open. The crime and music scene are featured with quotes from jazz musician Milt Morris.

67. Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men 1925 Various facts and firsts in Kansas City's history.

68. Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men 1925 History of Kansas City from 1542 through 1889 in the first part of the book.

69. Kansas City and Manifest Destiny Kansas City and Manifest Destiny May//1889 History of the city starting with 1853 concerning its importance in the pioneering of the West.

70. Kansas City and Manifest Destiny: The Banks and Bankers Kansas City and Manifest Destiny: The Banks and Bankers June//1889 Story of early banking in Kansas City, starting with 1856, during the pre-Civil War unstable era of border warfare.

71. Kansas City Centennial Association Scrapbook Finding Aid Kansas City Centennial Association Scrapbook Finding Aid 1949-1950 The hundredth anniversary of the original incorporation of Kansas City was observed in 1950. A number of activities were held, culminating in a parade and pageant in the summer of 1950. Starlight Theater...

72. Kansas City Centennial Letters Kansas City Centennial Letters May 29, 2005 Copies of William Goff's letters to the editors of the Kansas City Star regarding their July 4, 1976, bicentennial issue with Kansas City area history, with corrections, replies from David Dary and Henry...

73. Kansas City Chronology Kansas City Chronology

74. Kansas City Culture Kansas City Culture File contains photos, illustrations, and information on the general culture of Kansas City, including magazine and newspaper articles on historic and tourist sites for visitors and citizens, social customs,...

75. Kansas City Had Its Beginnings in "An Unpretending Edifice of John Barleycorn" Kansas City Had Its Beginnings in "An Unpretending Edifice of John Barleycorn" Spring 1996 Detailed history of Kansas City from 1830-1839, starting with the purchase of "Westport Landing" by Prudhomme and ending with the first town meeting of the "town of Kansas."

76. Kansas City Historic Bibliography Kansas City Historic Bibliography

77. Kansas City Historic Points Kansas City Historic Points Photos, illustrations, maps, and information on several historic points and landmarks in the Kansas City area, such as buildings and residences, etc., of local historical significance, including those...

78. Kansas City History Kansas City History File contains information about Greater Kansas City in general or over a long period of time.

79. Kansas City History Kansas City History

80. Kansas City History Kansas City History History after the Civil War.