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1. Missour Geology Missour Geology

2. Biography of Charles Filmore (1854-1948) and Myrtle Fillmore (1845-1931), Founders, Unity Society of Biography of Charles Filmore (1854-1948) and Myrtle Fillmore (1845-1931), Founders, Unity Society of Practical Christianity 2009;

3. Biography of Kenneth and Helen Spencer (1902-1982), Industrialist and Benefactor Biography of Kenneth and Helen Spencer (1902-1982), Industrialist and Benefactor 2008

4. Biography of August Meyer (1851-1905), Parks and Boulevards Leader Biography of August Meyer (1851-1905), Parks and Boulevards Leader 2003

5. Folly Theater Profile Folly Theater Profile 1999

6. Biography of Louis Oppenstein (1875-1938), Jeweler Biography of Louis Oppenstein (1875-1938), Jeweler 1999

7. Gold Rush Gold Rush

8. Kansas City Geology Kansas City Geology

9. Biography of John Barber White (1847-1923), Lumber Magnate and Library Donor Biography of John Barber White (1847-1923), Lumber Magnate and Library Donor 1999

10. Biography of Daniel Morgan Boone (1769-1839), Pioneer Biography of Daniel Morgan Boone (1769-1839), Pioneer 2008

11. Coal Department: Need of Adjustment Coal Department: Need of Adjustment June 16, 1921 "Harry N. Taylor of the Central Coal & Coke Co., Kansas City, Urges Labor to Return to Normal." Story about the cost of living for coal workers basis of demands of higher pay.

12. J. H. Leonard & Co. J. H. Leonard & Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for J. H. Leonard & Co. showing a blonde girl wearing a lacy dress with blue ribbons. Back of card says: "J. H. Leonard & Co., Proprietors and Operators of the Celebrated Farmers' Coal...

13. KCResources, page 102 KCResources, page 102

14. Geology--Geological Surveys of Kansas and Missouri Geology--Geological Surveys of Kansas and Missouri January//1883 Announcement of and details about the appointment by the state governments of Kansas and Missouri of a "competent geologist for the purpose of organizing and prosecuting a geological survey of the State,"...

15. Childhood Nostalgia Spurs Mine Research Childhood Nostalgia Spurs Mine Research January/23/1999 Article about coal mining near Brush Creek.

16. Maramec Spring Park Maramec Spring Park Fall//1992 Article about Maramec Spring Park "near St. James, Missouri, approximately 100 miles southwest of St. Louis," with a park around a large natural spring and ruins of an old iron mining settlement dating...

17. Mine LaMotte [sic], Oldest Lead Mine in America Mine LaMotte [sic], Oldest Lead Mine in America August//1911 Article about Mine La Motte, supposedly the oldest lead mine in the nation, located in the eastern Missouri Ozarks and named "from La Motte Cordillac," found by the Frenchman being mined in 1713. History...

18. Missouri Coal Breaks Production Record Missouri Coal Breaks Production Record March//1933 Article about the "year of achievement in [the] Missouri coal industry. .. while general business languishes," thanks to a record-breaking production year amounting to over 4 million tons of coal mined...

19. Excursion to Missouri Excursion to Missouri November/28/1874 Article about the author's "business excursion to the United States" in 1874, describing his observations and known statistics of Saint Louis, Missouri and surrounding territory (mines in Carondelet and...

20. Mineralogy--The Mineral Region of South-West Missouri and South-East Kansas Mineralogy--The Mineral Region of South-West Missouri and South-East Kansas September//1877 Article about the geology and mineral resources of southwest Missouri and southeast Kansas, with a county-by-county inventory, illustrations, and explanation of the area's historical geology and rock types....