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1. "Doc" Brown, Famous Kansas City Cake Walker "Doc" Brown, Famous Kansas City Cake Walker 2011 Manuscript about Kansas City cake walker Joseph "Doc" Brown (Doctor William Henry Joseph Cutter Brown), that consists of a chronological collection of 149 published articles, notices, and advertisements....

2. A Proposed University for Kansas City A Proposed University for Kansas City August/15/1925 Article about a proposed "distinctly religious" university for Kansas City, to be founded by the "Methodist Episcopal Church, South, and the Methodist Episcopal Church with the full endorsement and backing...

3. Biography of Corrvine Patterson (1848-?), Businessman and Politician Biography of Corrvine Patterson (1848-?), Businessman and Politician 1999

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

5. Biography of S. H. Thompson (1870-1950), M.D., Physician Biography of S. H. Thompson (1870-1950), M.D., Physician 1999

6. Bishop Gregg Bishop Gregg October 3, 1947 File containing a photo and caption about Bishop Gregg, Kansas City, Kansas "Bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal church" awarded by Kenneth Royall, Secretary of the Army.

7. Centenary History of Kansas City Churches Centenary History of Kansas City Churches 1928 Church located at 43rd and Roanoke Road, built in the 1880s, but with a congregation organized soon after the Civil War. Clipping from the Kansas City Journal-Post, April 1927-March 1930.

8. Church in the Wilderness Church in the Wilderness 2005 Article describes the early history of Methodists among the Wyandotte Indians who came to the Kansas City area in July, 1843. Includes descriptions and locations of the earliest Methodist church locations...

9. Ex-Slave Was a Success in Early Independence Ex-Slave Was a Success in Early Independence February 23, 1986 Biographical article with photo about Hiram Young (1815-1882), a wagon-maker and ex-slave in 19th century Independence, Missouri. Young is described as "one of the richest men in Jackson County" by 1860...

10. For Black Visionaries, Site Still Place of Promise For Black Visionaries, Site Still Place of Promise November 27, 2005 Nicodemus, Kansas is featured in Malcolm Garcia's "Heartland Journal" column. The town of Nicodemus was named after the work song "Wake Nicodemus" and was settled in 1877 by 350 former slaves who came...

11. Getting the Most Out of Life Getting the Most Out of Life Fall/Winter//2000 This article is actually Chapter 6 of the book Evangelism's First Modern Media Star: The Life of Reverend Bill Stidger by his grandson. This chapter details the time period of the mid 1920s when Stidger...

12. Grand Avenue Temple Grand Avenue Temple File contains programs, flyers, newsletters, and pamphlets about the history of the Grand Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church, commonly called the Grand Avenue Temple. The E. M. Skinner organ was a gift...

13. Gregg Tabernacle, AME Gregg Tabernacle, AME Pamphlet for opening day service from March 1963.

14. Historic African Methodist Episcopal Church Celebrating the Century Mark Historic African Methodist Episcopal Church Celebrating the Century Mark August 3-9, 2012 Article about the 100 year old Bethel African Methodist Episcopal church located at 2329 Flora Avenue. The church was spearheaded by Sister Kitty E. Raynor and Harrison Williams, who both saw the need...

15. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Photo and bio of John Strayer, vice-president and general magaer of the Olathe Investment and Rapid Transit Company and of the Kansas City and Philadelphia Land and Improvement Company. Born in Virginia...

16. Institutional Church Institutional Church 2 postcard views of the Institutional Church at Admiral Boulevard and Holmes.

17. Kansas City Council of Churches Publications Kansas City Council of Churches Publications 1930s File contains four publications associated with the Kansas City Council of Churches. All appear to come from the 1930s time period. Two are programs having to do with inter-racial activities, both held...

18. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Reverend Matthew Hughes, "pastor of the Independence Avenue Methodist Episcopal church," born in Virginia in 1863 and arriving in Independence, Missouri, in 1898 as pastor.

19. Letter From John Thompson and Mary Jane Peery Letter From John Thompson and Mary Jane Peery January 5, 1871 Letter written from near Kansas City by John Thompson Peery and his wife Mary Jane Chick Johnson Peery. Includes a short reference to the growth of Kansas City, to the Scarritt family, and to Rev. Peery's...

20. Letter From John Thompson and Mary Jane Peery Letter From John Thompson and Mary Jane Peery January 5, 1871 Letter written from near Kansas City by John Thompson Peery and his wife Mary Jane Chick Johnson Peery. Includes a short reference to the growth of Kansas City, to the Scarritt family, and to Rev. Peery's...