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1. A Holy Battleground: Methodist, Baptist, & Quaker Missionaries among Shawnee Indians, 1830-1844 A Holy Battleground: Methodist, Baptist, & Quaker Missionaries among Shawnee Indians, 1830-1844 Summer//1998 Article about the conflicts of culture and religion, not only between white Christian missionaries and potential Shawnee Indian converts, but also among the Christian denominations themselves in 1800s...

2. A Home District Beautiful A Home District Beautiful February 1921 Photos, architectural drawings, and article about the Country Club District of Kansas City, with details of its beauty and design and history, including an interview with "J. C. Nichols, designer and builder...

3. A Short History of the Shawnee Methodist Mission A Short History of the Shawnee Methodist Mission October 1924 Article about experiences at Methodist Shawnee Indian missions (written by Reverend Joab Spencer, one of its missionaries) of preachers and teachers such as Reverend Thomas Johnson (1802-1865), Reverend...

4. A Visit to the Shawnee Methodist Mission in Shawnee Mission, Kansas A Visit to the Shawnee Methodist Mission in Shawnee Mission, Kansas Manuscript (number 6) about the history of the Shawnee Methodist Mission for the Shawnee Indians in present-day Johnson County, Kansas, established in 1830 by Thomas Johnson.

5. Abstract for Shawnee Lands in Wyandotte County Abstract for Shawnee Lands in Wyandotte County Abstract for Shawnee Indian lands in Wyandotte County, Kansas, involving the Bluejacket family.

6. Before Bleeding Kansas: Christian Missionaries, Slavery, and the Shawnee Indians in Pre-Territorial Before Bleeding Kansas: Christian Missionaries, Slavery, and the Shawnee Indians in Pre-Territorial Kansas, 1844-1854 Spring//2001 Photos, illustrations, and comprehensive article about the early history of pre-territorial Kansas from 1844 to 1854. Discussion on several topics such as Christian Indian missions and missionaries, the...

7. Being Shawnee in Territorial Kansas Being Shawnee in Territorial Kansas Spring 2004 In-depth article about the Shawnee Reserve, Kansas-Nebraska act in 1854, missionaries, and white settlers encroaching on Indian lands.

8. Biography of Joseph Parks (1794-1859), Shawnee Indian Chief Biography of Joseph Parks (1794-1859), Shawnee Indian Chief 2008

9. Biography of Thomas Johnson (1802-1865), Methodist Minister and Missionary Biography of Thomas Johnson (1802-1865), Methodist Minister and Missionary 2003

10. 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.

11. Captain Joseph Parks Captain Joseph Parks January 29, 1905 Mention of Captain Joseph Parks as "a Shawnee Indian chief" in Kansas Territory and father-in-law of the author's companion Donaldson.

12. Captain Joseph Parks: Chief of the Shawnee Indians Captain Joseph Parks: Chief of the Shawnee Indians June//1969 Description of the building at 500 Westport Road, said to be the oldest in Jackson County, Missouri, bought by Shawnee Indian Captain Joseph Parks from John Calvin McCoy in 1836.

13. Captain Joseph Parks: Chief of the Shawnee Indians [and] The Shawnee Treaty of 1832 Captain Joseph Parks: Chief of the Shawnee Indians [and] The Shawnee Treaty of 1832 June//1969 Photo and articles about Captain Joseph Parks (1794-1859) and the Shawnee Indian treaty of 1832. Description of Parks as a native of (probably) Michigan moving from Ohio with other Shawnee Indians to Kansas...

14. Charles Bluejacket Charles Bluejacket March 29, 1905 Biographical description of Charles Bluejacket, a leader of the Shawnee Indians in northeastern Kansas during the mission era. Bluejacket was an interpreter for the Rev. Joab Spencer, and was licensed...

15. Court may have to rule on Sunflower claim Court may have to rule on Sunflower claim September/12/2002 Article describing the recent claims of the Shawnee Indian tribe to some 9,000 acres of the former Sunflower Army Ammunition Plant. The Shawnee, now a 1,300 member tribe based in Fairland, Oklahoma, base...

16. Delaware and Shawnee Indians Delaware and Shawnee Indians May 12, 1905 Excerpts from Lewis H. Morgan's journal in 1859 about the culture and heritage of the Delaware Indians, with some information about Shawnee Indians.

17. Don Santiago Kirker, The King of New Mexico Don Santiago Kirker, The King of New Mexico November 1, 2006 Biographical article describing James Kirker, a controversial mercenary and early Santa Fe Trail adventurer of Scots-Irish descent. Among his many pursuits, Kirker led raiding bands of displaced Shawnee...

18. Eleanor Taylor Bell Memorial Hospital Eleanor Taylor Bell Memorial Hospital Postcard of Eleanor Taylor Bell Memorial Hospital

19. Elmer Swatzell Obituary Elmer Swatzell Obituary October/23/1952 Obituary for Elmer Swatzell (dying in 1952), great-grandson of Captain Joseph Parks, one-time chief of the Shawnee Indians.

20. Fire Starter Fire Starter July 3-9, 2003 Article describes Jimmy Oyler, a Johnson County resident who claims that his property, along 83rd Street just west of Lenexa, is free of regulation by government authorities based on past treaties with...