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Kansas City School Dis...
U.s Geological Survey
Anderson Photo Company
Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
William Torrey Harris: Educator for Freedom
Biographical article about William Torrey Harris, (1835-1909), the "dominating force in American public education" before 1904 as "superintendent of schools in the city of St. Louis from 1867 to 1880 and...
William Rockhill Nelson School
Partial frontal view; located at 5228 Charlotte. Currently used by the University of Missouri - Kansas City as Grant Hall.
William Jewell College, Wornall Hall
Postcard of Wornall Hall at William Jewell College
William Jewell College, President's Mansion
Postcard of President's Mansion at William Jewell College
William Hyde Photograph Collection Finding Aid
circa 1880-1900 (bulk 1886-1888)
This collection of 67 photographs taken by William Hyde, a local 19th-century amateur photographer, covers a variety of different subjects. These include: group shots of people who were primarily workers...
William H. Johnson, Educator : and a Brief History of the Schools and Communities in Which He Played a Part
A 15 page photocopied typescript which is a biographical essay on the educational career and influences of early Jackson County teacher William Johnson (1863-1960), mentioning several early schools. Description...
William A. Knotts Public School
Wild West Photograph Collection Finding Aid
The majority of photographs in this collection came from the Brookings Montgomery photograph collection purchased by the library in the 1960s. Images are of outlaws, cowboys, Indians, lawmen, judges, western...
Wilbert Reed Howell
File contains a collection of papers about African American teacher Wilbert Reed Howell, or Wilbert Howell, including notices directed at Clay County slaveholders during the Civil War. Biographical information...
Who's Who in America: A Biographical Dictionary of Notable Living Men and Women of the United States
Biographical sketch of William Torrey Harris, or William Harris (1835-1909), the United States Commissioner of Education from 1889 to 1906 and native of Connecticut, moving to Saint Louis as a teacher...
Photo and bio of Eugene Hamilton, "the candidate for Judge of the Circuit Court, Independence Division," born in Saint Louis about 1879 and becoming a teacher and superintendent of public schools in Liberty,...
Who Should Finance Improvements?
September 4, 2012
Article debating the use of the Kansas City Tax Increment Finance (TIF) Commission funds for streetscaping in the MainCor community improvement district. Although the projects have been well received,...
Who Chooses What Schools and Why?
Article about numerous schools available to parents living in the Hills neighborhoods in Kansas. Some of the considerations taken into account are community, single-sex learning environments, prestige,...
Whittier School Class
Exterior view of unidentified class photo, on photograph as "Whittier School, Room 5, Miss Betton". School would have been located at 1101 Indiana.
Architectural model for a new Whittier Elementary School located at 12th and Bales. School named for John Greenleaf Whittier.
Exterior construction view of the new Whittier School at 12th and Bales.
Street level view showing the construction of Whittier School at 12th and Bales.
Full, exterior view of Whittier School during the construction of the school. Located at 12th and Bales.
Exterior view of entry way to Whittier School located at 12th and Bales.
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