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1. 'Sad, Sad Day'--21 KC Schools Close Down 'Sad, Sad Day'--21 KC Schools Close Down June 4, 2010 Article describes 21 schools in the Kansas City School District that will close as a first step in the district's improvement plan. Includes a two-page tribute to the schools being closed including Westport...

2. Amusement Parks Amusement Parks A selection of 8 postcards of Amusement Parks

3. Battle of Rock Creek Battle of Rock Creek

4. Battles and Biographies of Missourians or the Civil War Period of Our State Battles and Biographies of Missourians or the Civil War Period of Our State 1900 Biographical sketch of William Cassell, concentrating on his Civil War battles, starting with the Rock Creek affair and becoming a farmer after being severely wounded in the war.

5. Biography of Ruby D. Garrett (1882-1969), Attorney and Politician Biography of Ruby D. Garrett (1882-1969), Attorney and Politician 1999

6. Civil War on the Border Civil War on the Border 1899 Story of the Rock Creek affair, a military confrontation involving Independence, Liberty, and Kansas City.

7. Decade of Decision Decade of Decision 1960 Tale of a day at the Rock Creek School being called off in 1861 because of the onset of the Civil War Battle of Rock Creek, with map and illustrations.

8. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Mention of Henry Noland and his wife, Elizabeth Pitcher Noland, or Elizabeth Noland, as founders of the Rock Creek school at Englewood and Ezra Oldham, one of the first trustees of the school in Jackson...

9. East Rock Creek School East Rock Creek School ca1950s Architectural drawing identified as East Rock Creek School. Architects, Marshall and Brown. Identified on back of photograph as "East Rock Creek School, 11801 East 32nd Street, Independence, Missouri,...

10. Etched in Time: Overland Memories of Johnson County Etched in Time: Overland Memories of Johnson County Spring 2003 The early emigrants going west on the Oregon-California Trail and Santa Fe Trail came through Johnson County, Kansas. Diary entries describe the terrain. Two of the most common campsites were Sapling Grove,...

11. Letters of Allen T. Ward, 1842-1852: From the Shawnee and Kaw (Methodist) Missions Letters of Allen T. Ward, 1842-1852: From the Shawnee and Kaw (Methodist) Missions Autumn 1967 Biographical article about the letters from 1842 to 1851 of Allen T. Ward, or Allen Ward (1806-1862), with portraits of himself and family members and a picture of the east building of the Shawnee Methodist...

12. Map of Battle Field of Westport Map of Battle Field of Westport 1923 Map depicting car lines, Union Army, confederate Army, known battery locations, and heavy fighting sabers. "Covering territory from Brush Creek on the North to Indian Creek on the South, and lying between...

13. Mission in Transition Mission in Transition May 15, 2006 Detail article about the Mission Center Mall and its replacement by a mixed-use 17-acre development called The Gateway. In conjunction with the development is a flood-control project for Rock Creek. Includes...

14. Missouri River: Kansas City to Mouth Missouri River: Kansas City to Mouth 1930 Map of a stretch of the Missouri River between the Quindaro Bend and the town of Sugar Creek. Shows principal topographic features for some distance inland, indicating railroad lines, dikes, creeks (Line...

15. Mt. Washington Park, Rustic Bridge Mt. Washington Park, Rustic Bridge Postcard of Rustic Bridge at the Mount Washington Park

16. Mt. Washington Park, Swan Lake Mt. Washington Park, Swan Lake Postcard of Swan Lake in Mount Washington Park

17. Rock Creek School Rock Creek School 1954 Partial exterior view of Rock Creek School, April 30, 1954.

18. Rock Creek School Rock Creek School 1954 Exterior view of Rock Creek School, April 30, 1954.

19. Rock Creek School Rock Creek School n.d. Exterior, street level view identified on back of photograph as "North Rock Creek School, 2425 South Hardy, Independence, Missouri, completed, 1947".

20. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p833 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p833 1917-1945 Index to New Report of Intercity District showing area connecting Kansas City, Missouri and Independence, Missouri, as well as Sugar Creek district, dated December 1932. At bottom of sheet is a portion...