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1. 'World News' Man Very Down to Earth 'World News' Man Very Down to Earth October 19, 2004 ABC News anchorman, Peter Jennings, visited Liberty, Missouri, gave a speech at the American Royal's Boots, Barbecue and Business Luncheon, and broadcasted ''World News Tonight'' from the Liberty Memorial....

2. A Clay Countian's Letters of 1834 A Clay Countian's Letters of 1834 July//1951 Copies of letters, with editorial commentary, by John Chauncey of Liberty about the conditions in Clay County, Missouri in 1834. Description of the economy, commerce and agriculture, and trouble with Joseph...

3. A. J. Stephens A. J. Stephens File contains a biographical article with illustrations about A. J. Stephens (ca. 1889-1980), millionaire owner of the Basswood estate near Liberty, Missouri. Manufacturer of rubber at Truman and Chestnut...

4. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. 1896 Biographical sketch of Churchill White, "president of the Citizens' National Bank." Born in Kentucky in 1825 and raised in Liberty, Missouri, becoming a store clerk there (at the store of David Roberts)...

5. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. 1896 Biographical sketch of Dr. Benjamin Records, "a physician of the regular profession." Born in Kentucky in 1834 and moving to Liberty, Missouri in 1878 before settling in Kansas City in 1889.

6. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. 1896 Biographical sketch of Dr. J. H. Mooney, a gynecological physician "born in Wheeling, West Virginia, August 9, 1851," raised in Liberty, Missouri, and coming to Kansas City in the 1880s. Description also...

7. A Missouri Narrative from the Civil War Journals A Missouri Narrative from the Civil War Journals Third Quarter 2006 Entry contains a portion of the letters and verse of William Clark Newlon, Company G, Third Infantry Regiment, Iowa Volunteers. What is reprinted here is Chapter 5-6 which includes his account of the Battle...

8. Address by Col. Alexander W. Doniphan, Delivered in Liberty, Mo., June 5th, 1872, on Occasion of the Address by Col. Alexander W. Doniphan, Delivered in Liberty, Mo., June 5th, 1872, on Occasion of the Celebration by the People of Clay County, of the 50th Anniversary of the County's Establishment //1883 Speech by Alexander W. Doniphan at the 50th anniversary of Clay County at Liberty, Missouri, on the county and city's histories and projected futures.

9. Alexander W. Doniphan Alexander W. Doniphan File contains photos, illustrations, and information on Colonel Alexander Doniphan of Liberty, Missouri, a hero of the Mexican War.

10. Alexander William Doniphan Alexander William Doniphan February//1885 Biographical article about Colonel Alexander William Doniphan, or Alexander Doniphan (1808-1887), a leading military officer in the Mexican War from the Kansas City area. Native of Kentucky moving to Lexington,...

11. Alexander William Doniphan (1808-1887) Alexander William Doniphan (1808-1887) Third Quarter 1993 Brief look at the life of Alexander Doniphan who moved to Liberty, Missouri, in 1833. Highlights as his most outstanding accomplishment the leadership of the First Missouri Regiment in the Mexican War....

12. American Royal Queens American Royal Queens The following were American Royal Queens from 1939 to 1967: (1939) Margaret Jane Swift of Claremore, Oklahoma, (1940) Dorothy Jean Ballard of Tulsa, Oklahoma, (1941) Barbara Mostez Dusenberry of Excelsior...

13. An Interview With Odell Thurman An Interview With Odell Thurman 1976-09-28 Interviewer: Horace M. Peterson III. Interview recorded September 28, 1976. Two sound cassettes (ca. 60 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has...

14. Biography of Hiram Young (1812-1882), Wagonmaker and Businessman Biography of Hiram Young (1812-1882), Wagonmaker and Businessman 2009;

15. Biography of Thomas Wight (1874-1949) and William D. Wight (1882-1947), Architects Biography of Thomas Wight (1874-1949) and William D. Wight (1882-1947), Architects 2008

16. Bloody Bill, Noted Guerrilla of the Civil War: Anderson Was Picturesque Leader of the Bushwhackers in Bloody Bill, Noted Guerrilla of the Civil War: Anderson Was Picturesque Leader of the Bushwhackers in War on the Border December//1956 Mention of Robert Miller, "editor of the Liberty, Missouri, Tribune" newspaper during the Civil War and nearly killed by Bloody Bill Anderson until saved by one of the Bushwhackers, an ex-employee of Miller....

17. Books of the Day Books of the Day April/8/1960 File containing a photo (of the author) and review of "Simple Spigot," a book by Mary Francis Shura, or Mary Shura of Liberty, Missouri.

18. Business Techniques in the Santa Fe Trade Business Techniques in the Santa Fe Trade April//1940 Article about the business practices of Missouri merchants on the Santa Fe Trail (Santa Fe then being part of Mexico), boosting the economies of central and western Missouri towns along the Missouri River...

19. Car Dealer Was Area Fixture Car Dealer Was Area Fixture March 27, 2008 Local car dealer R. Lloyd Ketcham died March 8, 2008, at the age of 97. He opened his own car dealership in Liberty, Missouri, in 1950. Ketcham Oldsmobile then moved to Independence in 1958. It still remains...

20. Clay County Museum Clay County Museum File contains information about the Clay County Museum in Liberty, Missouri, and the Clay County Museum Association.