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1. . ..Presenting J. C. Nichols: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting J. C. Nichols: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month May//1948 Photo and biographical article about Jesse Clyde Nichols, or J. C. Nichols, 67-year-old founder of the Country Club District, Country Club Plaza, J. C. Nichols Company and a nationally prominent urban...

2. 9 More in the Hot Seat: AllPro Construction 9 More in the Hot Seat: AllPro Construction June 2000 Photo and description of Georgia Buchanan, owner of All Pro Construction or AllPro Construction, Incorporated, established in 1987 by her late husband and former All-Pro with the Kansas City Chiefs football...

3. A Century in Print: The Newspaper Business in Johnson County, 1860-1960 A Century in Print: The Newspaper Business in Johnson County, 1860-1960 Winter 2001 Detailed article about the history of news publishing in Johnson County, Kansas. "In no other state's history has the press played such an active and pervasive role in community life. This is evident in...

4. A. E. Hyer, Sr. A. E. Hyer, Sr. September/1/1970 Obituary for A. E. Hyer, Sr., former treasurer of the C. H. Hyer & Sons boot factory in Olathe, Kansas, dying at the age of 74 on August 30, 1970.

5. A Facelift for the "City Beautiful": Urban Renewal in Olathe A Facelift for the "City Beautiful": Urban Renewal in Olathe Spring/Summer 2008 Extensive article about the history of Olathe and its urban renewal. In 1965, Olathe had established its Urban Renewal Agency and made public its tentative plan for the redevelopment of the downtown area...

6. An Interview With Thelma M. Dumas and Johnnie Mae Gentry An Interview With Thelma M. Dumas and Johnnie Mae Gentry 1975-11-20 Interviewer: Edward Scott. Interview recorded November 20, 1975 at St. Stephen Baptist Church. 1 sound cassette (ca. 60 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital;...

7. Arts Center Aims to Build Harmony Between Campus, Community Arts Center Aims to Build Harmony Between Campus, Community May 7, 2005 MidAmerica Nazarene University is building a cultural events center that university officials hope will change community perceptions about the school. The 40,000 square-foot building will feature a 500-seat...

8. Athenaeum Club Athenaeum Club File containing a National Register of Historic Places nomination form for the Athenaeum Club, "the oldest [surviving] women's club in Kansas City, dating from 1894" with its own building constructed in...

9. Automobile Automobile September 1915 Automobile parked in front of ruts in road near Olathe, Kansas. Man stands on right of photo. Photo described as 3 m. n. of Olathe, KS. French Johnson & B.B.

10. Automobile Automobile September 1915 Blurry image of automobile being driven in rural area near Olathe, Kansas. Man in car identified as F. E. Johnson.

11. Automobile From Behind Automobile From Behind September 1915 View of automobile from rear on a rural road near Olathe, Kansas. Two men sit facing forward, one identified as F. E. Johnson.

12. Automobile On Rural Road Automobile On Rural Road September 1915 Automobile being driven down rural road near Olathe, Kansas. Two men are visible in the car, one identified as F. E. Johnson.

13. Automobile On Rural Road Automobile On Rural Road September 1915 Automobile being driven down country road near Olathe, Kansas. Two men are visible in car, one identified as F. E. Johnson.

14. Band of Brothers Broken Band of Brothers Broken October, 2005 Article details the September 6, 1862 raid on Olathe, Kansas by a 140-man group led by William Clarke Quantrill. The author ascribes Quantrill's motivation for this raid to the death of Perry Hoy, an original...

15. Biography of Albert Isaac Beach (1883-1939), Mayor of Kansas City (1924-1930) Biography of Albert Isaac Beach (1883-1939), Mayor of Kansas City (1924-1930)

16. Biography of Herbert S. Hadley (1872-1927), Governor Biography of Herbert S. Hadley (1872-1927), Governor 2003

17. Black Bob Black Bob March 29, 1905 Description of the reservation of the Black Bob band of Shawnee Indians in southeastern Johnson County, Kansas. The Black Bob were named for their recognized leader.

18. Dedication of Elm Grove Marker Dedication of Elm Grove Marker November 2002 Article describes the June 1, 2002 dedication of an interpretive marker near the site of the Elm Grove Campground southwest of Olathe, Kansas. The campground was a stop on the Santa Fe Trail for thousands....

19. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Photo and bio of Alfred Rogers, "president of the South West Missouri Electric Railway Company, and primarily founder of that excellent system." Born in Iowa in 1858 and moving to Kansas City, Kansas about...

20. Fred Bannister Fred Bannister 1908 Biographical sketch of Long-Bell Lumber Company executive Frederick Bannister, with the company since 1892, originally from Olathe, Kansas, listing his various other business affiliations and stockholdings....