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1. Whitewash Whitewash January/25/1935

2. Water Cooler Water Cooler August 1, 2006 Photograph and six quotations related to Tom Pendergast and the era of machine politics in Kansas City. Among those quoted are Tom Pendergast, Jim Pendergast, and Harry S. Truman.

3. Washington Notes: Representative Bell Stalks and Townsend Scalps--Clements as Investigator--Townsend-into-Messiah Washington Notes: Representative Bell Stalks and Townsend Scalps--Clements as Investigator--Townsend-into-Messiah June/10/1936 Biographical article about C. Jasper Bell, a national representative "chosen to head the Townsend investigation primarily because he was known to be a lieutenant of Boss Tom Pendergast of Kansas City,"...

4. Truman Places: Jackson Democratic Club Truman Places: Jackson Democratic Club 2000 Article discusses Truman's relationship with Tom Pendergast.

5. Tom's Trouble Tom's Trouble April/17/1939 Report of the indictment of Boss Pendergast for income tax evasion and its consequences on organized crime in the city.

6. Tom's Town: Kansas City and the Pendergast Legend Tom's Town: Kansas City and the Pendergast Legend 1947 Descriptions of the chronology of Tom Pendergast's prison entrance (May 29, 1939) and release (May 1940) and subsequent death (January 26, 1945).

7. Tom Pendergast: Boss of Kansas City Ages, and Turn of Fortune Changes Tom Pendergast: Boss of Kansas City Ages, and Turn of Fortune Changes March/21/1938 History of the still-ruling political machine and its illegal activities under Tom Pendergast, with photos, including Pendergast and his concrete plant and liquor distributorship.

8. Tom Pendergast Home Tom Pendergast Home Contains nomination form for the National Register for the Tom Pendergast home at 200 West 54th Street, built in 1914 and designed by architect Frederick Gunn.

9. Tom Pendergast at Leavenworth Prison Tom Pendergast at Leavenworth Prison June 27, 1905 This book on the Leavenworth Penitentiary includes a mention of Tom Pendergast including the story behind the prison mugshot of him which the Kansas City Star wanted to publish.

10. Tom Pendergast Tom Pendergast 1902 This booklet contains the names, life stories, and pictures of the different Democratic Party candidates running in the November 4, 1902, Jackson County election. Included is Tom Pendergast, a nominee...

11. Tom Pendergast Tom Pendergast 1977 Chapter discusses Tom Pendergast's relationship with the Roosevelt administration. Initially, relations were cordial as Pendergast supported Roosevelt's bid for the presidency. Roosevelt aide Jim Farley...

12. Tom Pendergast Tom Pendergast Newspaper clippings with photos, illustrations, and information about Tom Pendergast (1872-1945) and his political machine in Kansas City in the 1920s-1930s, associating with organized crime and election...

13. Tom Pendergast Tom Pendergast 1930 Head and shoulders portrait.

14. Thunder over Kansas City: Slaughter and a Challenge Thunder over Kansas City: Slaughter and a Challenge October/1/1938 Third of a four-part series of magazine articles on the microfilm roll with photos, illustrations, and information on the Pendergast machine of Kansas City. Description of criminal and legal figures associated...

15. Thunder over Kansas City: Murder and an Election Thunder over Kansas City: Murder and an Election September/24/1938 Second of a four-part series of magazine articles on the microfilm roll with photos, illustrations, and information on the Pendergast machine of Kansas City. Description of criminal and legal figures associated...

16. Thunder over Kansas City: Conclusion Thunder over Kansas City: Conclusion October/8/1938 Fourth of a four-part series of magazine articles on the microfilm roll with photos, illustrations, and information on the Pendergast machine of Kansas City. Description of the 1936 election fraud here...

17. Thunder over Kansas City: A Machine and a Massacre Thunder over Kansas City: A Machine and a Massacre September/17/1938 First of a four-part series of magazine articles on the microfilm roll with photos, illustrations, and information on the Pendergast machine of Kansas City. Description of criminal figures associated here...

18. Thomas Pendergast and His Political Machine Thomas Pendergast and His Political Machine 2005 A portion of a chapter in the book is devoted to the Irish Pendergast family and their rise to fame in Kansas City politics in the first half of the 20th century.

19. Thomas J. Pendergast Thomas J. Pendergast File containing 1930s newspaper articles on Tom Pendergast, his brother James Pendergast, and other family members, from the mounted clipping file with an index. Also photostat copies of magazine articles...

20. These Residences, Just Completed in Consecutive Blocks on Ward Parkway, Heighten the Interest in That These Residences, Just Completed in Consecutive Blocks on Ward Parkway, Heighten the Interest in That Street of Fine Homes May/12/1929 Photos and caption about the new Ward Parkway homes of Tom Pendergast (5650 Ward Parkway), Michael Katz, or Mike Katz (southwest corner of Ward Parkway and Stratford Road), and Raymond White (5735 Ward...