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1. Biography of Alexander Majors (1914-1900), Pony Express Founder Biography of Alexander Majors (1914-1900), Pony Express Founder 2007

2. Biography of Gabriel Prudhomme (1791-1831), Early Settler Biography of Gabriel Prudhomme (1791-1831), Early Settler 2007

3. Biography of John Calvin McCoy (1811-1889), City Founder Biography of John Calvin McCoy (1811-1889), City Founder 2003

4. Biography of Matthias Splitlog (1810-1897), Land Owner and Entrepreneur Biography of Matthias Splitlog (1810-1897), Land Owner and Entrepreneur 1999

5. Biography of Milton J. Payne (1829-1900), Mayor Biography of Milton J. Payne (1829-1900), Mayor 2008

6. Biography of William Chick (1794-1847), Pioneer Biography of William Chick (1794-1847), Pioneer 2008

7. Down by the River Down by the River August 2001 Photos, map, and article about the resurgence (especially since urban renewal in the 1990s centering around the City Market and Delaware Street) of the River Market, the site of the original Town of Kansas...

8. Franklin Site to Be Marked Franklin Site to Be Marked May, 2004 Brief item describing plans for the erection of a pole at the site of the original town square of Franklin, Missouri, where the Santa Fe Trail began in 1821.

9. Franklin: Cradle of the Trade Franklin: Cradle of the Trade May 1993 This article is 26th in a series on historic sites and museums along the Santa Fe Trail. Includes a description of the original town of Franklin, Missouri, and its importance not only to the trail but...

10. Gabriel Prudhomme Estate Gabriel Prudhomme Estate 1956 A 16 page typescript (carbon copy) paper on the Gabriel Prudhomme estate, the parcel of land on the riverfront area in the 1820s "bec[oming] the Town of Kansas" following its owner's death in 1831. Description...

11. Gladstone, Missouri Gladstone, Missouri July 6, 1983 Article about the history of the city of Gladstone, Missouri, incorporated about 1905 on the site of the former town of Linden, Missouri, founded in the early 1820s in eastern Clay County. Map and description...

12. Missouri River, River Scene Missouri River, River Scene Postcard of Missouri River, River Scene

13. Richard L. Berkley Riverfront Park Richard L. Berkley Riverfront Park Photos, maps, and information on the 17-acre Richard L. Berkley Riverfront Park, dedicated in October 1998 "between the Paseo and Heart of America bridges" and named for former Kansas City mayor Richard...

14. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1909-1938, Page p007 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1909-1938, Page p007 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from W. 3rd Street south to W. 5th Street and from Wyandotte east to Delaware, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining...

15. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1909-1938, Page p008 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1909-1938, Page p008 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from W. 3rd Street south to W. 5th Street and from Delaware east to Main Street, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining...

16. The Development of Kansas City Theatre from 1856 to 1871 The Development of Kansas City Theatre from 1856 to 1871 May//1995 Thesis paper showing map of the original Town of Kansas, showing Frank's Hall as point of interest as an early Kansas City theater.

17. The Village under the Hill: A Sketch of Early St. Louis The Village under the Hill: A Sketch of Early St. Louis October//1927 Nostalgic history of the city of Saint Louis from its beginnings as a Spanish and French fort in the 1700s. Describes its overgrowth and removal of the original town structures, with an illustration of...

18. Tribute to a Pioneer: Anna Ragan Came Here in 1837 Tribute to a Pioneer: Anna Ragan Came Here in 1837 February/7/1966 Portrait and biographical article about Anna Carter Ragan, or Anna Ragan (ca. 1797-1886), an early Kansas City settler "known as a peacemaker among her neighbors" and "wife of one of the 14 organizers...