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1. 7 Former Mayors at Van Horn Home 7 Former Mayors at Van Horn Home July/18/1915 File containing a biographical article about the "picnic at the home of Colonel Robert T. Van Horn at [his home at the] Evanston [railway station in Independence] in honor of Kansas City's most distinguished...

2. A Guide to the Study of Local History and the Collection of Historical Material A Guide to the Study of Local History and the Collection of Historical Material April 1921 Guide for research, collection, and maintenance of local history materials and societies in Missouri, describing the "Missouri Valley Historical Society in Kansas City."

3. A Tribute to Mrs. William Rockhill Nelson A Tribute to Mrs. William Rockhill Nelson December 1922 Speech given by J. C. Nichols before the Missouri Valley Historical Society about the contributions of Ida Houston Nelson, or Ida Nelson (Mrs. William Rockhill Nelson) and the need to honor her memory...

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

5. Address of Rev. Father William J. Dalton of Kansas City, Missouri, on the Pioneer Missionary Work of Address of Rev. Father William J. Dalton of Kansas City, Missouri, on the Pioneer Missionary Work of Father DeSmet of the Jesuit Society February 1914 Booklet containing the address of Reverend William Dalton about the pioneer missionary work of Father Pierre DeSmet (1801-1871 ca.) of the Jesuit Society, including information on some of the earliest...

6. Allen (Westport) Library Allen (Westport) Library N.d. Full, street level view of the main entrance side of the Allen Library, later named the Westport Library of the Kansas City Public Library. Located at 118 Westport Road.

7. 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.

8. Battle of Westport Commemoration Battle of Westport Commemoration N.d. Exterior view of three individuals holding hands, two men and one woman in historical period costume. None of the people are identified nor is the exact location known. The back of the photo says "Battle...

9. C. C. Bailey C. C. Bailey n.d. Identification associated with this small 19th century portrait of man in military uniform includes, "C.C. Bailey, maj. ADC Mil Sec of Mo.". Also on back "Governor's ADC, May 20, 1863".

10. Cave Spring Cave Spring September/11/1910

11. Coates Opera House Coates Opera House [1870] An exterior two image stereopticon card, No. 125, of the Coates Opera House showing the back of the structure. Back of the card states "Kissel & Shannon's Stereoscopic & Large Views of Kansas City & Vicinity"....

12. Colonel John Conover, 1835-1914 Colonel John Conover, 1835-1914 December 1923 Photo and biographical article about Colonel John Conover (1835-1914), president of the Missouri Valley Historical Society and co-executive with Colonel John F. Richards of the Richards & Conover Hardware...

13. Concerning Andrew Drips' Papers Concerning Andrew Drips' Papers December//1970 Letter from Nettie Grove, secretary of the Missouri Valley Historical Society, to Florence Smith, librarian at the Main Branch Library of the Kansas City Public Library, regarding the whereabouts of "the...

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

15. E. Milton McGee E. Milton McGee n.d. Small, 19th century portrait of Elijah Milton McGee.

16. Exhibit At R. A. Long Building Exhibit At R. A. Long Building 1914 Identified on back of photograph as "Mrs. Toney Spinning, R. A. Long Exhibit - 1914". Exhibit sponsored by the Missouri Valley Historical Society. Good example of a spinning wheel.

17. Fashionable Pearl Street Fashionable Pearl Street October 3, 1921 Mention of the residences near 4th and Locust Streets of the late "Dr. G. W. Tindall and John Evans."

18. Fashionable Pearl Street Fashionable Pearl Street October/3/1921 Two paragraphs of biography about Dr. William Campbell (1855-1919), former president of the Missouri Valley Historical Society and "the son of John Campbell, one of the city's most famed pioneers and his...

19. 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"...

20. George B. Longan George B. Longan n.d. Portrait of Kansas City Assistant School Superintendent George B. Longan.