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1. Base Hospital Number 28 Base Hospital Number 28 Information about Base Hospital Number 28, used in World War I strictly for the Kansas City Corps of soldiers.

2. Abernathy Furniture Company Abernathy Furniture Company Bill to Thomas Sweeney from the Abernathy Furniture Company, from November 13, 1889.

3. D.P. Thomson, Photographer D.P. Thomson, Photographer Postcard of the D.P. Thomson photo studios at 10th and Walnut

4. Mrs. Charles D. Boardman Mrs. Charles D. Boardman Head and shoulders portrait; Mrs. Boardman was the curator of the Missouri Valley Historical Society.

5. Robert Van Horn Letters Robert Van Horn Letters Folder contains several letters written by Robert T. Van Horn. In them he discusses his involvement in the Civil War including where Fort Union was located in downtown Kansas City, as well has his reminiscences...

6. Missouri Valley Historical Society Missouri Valley Historical Society

7. Lindell Hotel Lindell Hotel Special collection containing an original three-page document describing the building and property, along with half of a stereopticon slide.

8. Two Girls and One Bonnet Two Girls and One Bonnet Collection containing material on the motion picture "Two Girls and One Bonnet," by the Pageant-Film Corporation.

9. Missouri Valley Historical Society Missouri Valley Historical Society Series II of the collection contains manuscripts of reminiscences on various subjects of early Kansas City, including the Santa Fe Trail.

10. Liberty (Mo.) Tribune Papers Finding Aid Liberty (Mo.) Tribune Papers Finding Aid 1800-1880s, bulk 1830s-1860s This collection contains items crica 1832–1880s submitted to the Liberty (Mo.) Tribune for publication in the newspaper. They cover a variety of topics. Of particular interest are letters written from...

11. McGee Family Bible Finding Aid McGee Family Bible Finding Aid 1816 Bible of Mrs. James H. McGee with newspaper obituary of Eleanor McGee pasted in front cover. Only family information is a note on verso of New Testament page. Loose, miscellaneous items found in pages...

12. SC63 Vertical Files Special Collection Finding Aid SC63 Vertical Files Special Collection Finding Aid 1820-1970 (bulk 1880-1950) The vertical files in this collection contain items found in the regular vertical files of the Special Collections department that were determined to be too old and fragile to be left in the files. The...

13. SC7 Missouri Valley Historical Society Records Finding Aid SC7 Missouri Valley Historical Society Records Finding Aid 1830-1940 The Missouri Valley Historical Society (1913-1940) was the successor to the Kansas City Historical Society (1906-1913) and the Early Settler's Society and Historical Association (1896-1906). All these...

14. SC86-2 Josephine Woodbury Heermans Greenwood Papers Finding Aid SC86-2 Josephine Woodbury Heermans Greenwood Papers Finding Aid 1846-1928 (bulk 1890-1914) Josephine Woodbury Heermans Greenwood was born in Michigan on Christmas Day 1859. She became an employee of the Kansas City School District in 1888 and was principal of Whittier School between 1891-1910....

15. SC80 Kansas Seminary School Register Preliminary Inventory SC80 Kansas Seminary School Register Preliminary Inventory 1856-1858 Collection consists of one bound volume containing lists of students in the "male department" and the "female department". Some students' names are annotated with unidentified symbols. The lists span March...

16. Jim Bridger Jim Bridger 1857 Small, 19th century seated portrait of Jim Bridger. Worded on the back of the photograph as "James Bridger, father of Mrs. Wachsman. Taken for sons in 1857. Granddaughter, Mrs. Louise C. Lightle".

17. George M. Chase Diary Finding Aid George M. Chase Diary Finding Aid 1860 Born in Maine in 1837, George Chase came to what is now Kansas City, Missouri, in 1859 and became a prominent businessman. He died January 4, 1913. His diary for the year 1860 describes daily life and...

18. Front Street Stereopticon Card Front Street Stereopticon Card 1871 Two image stereopticon card identified as Front Street between Main and Walnut in Kansas City. Noted as being a gift of Hugh L. McElroy. Back of card indicates "Stereoscopic Views of Kansas City and Vicinity"...

19. John S. Campbell Family John S. Campbell Family 1871 View of John S. Campbell family seated on the grass by their residence on Walnut Street. Back of photograph indicates property of H. L. McElroy.

20. SC98 Old Men's Association Records Finding Aid SC98 Old Men's Association Records Finding Aid 1893-1918 The Old Men's Association was a social organization that met for 25 years in Kansas City beginning in 1893 up to 1918. Men had to be 60 years old or older in order to qualify for membership. Prominent...