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1. A Century in Print: The Newspaper Business in Johnson County, 1860-1960 A Century in Print: The Newspaper Business in Johnson County, 1860-1960 Winter 2001 Detailed article about the history of news publishing in Johnson County, Kansas. "In no other state's history has the press played such an active and pervasive role in community life. This is evident in...

2. Biography of Johnston Lykins (1800-1876), Missionary, Doctor, and Kansas City's Second Mayor Biography of Johnston Lykins (1800-1876), Missionary, Doctor, and Kansas City's Second Mayor 2007

3. Dr. Johnston Lykins Dr. Johnston Lykins April 17, 1905 Biographical sketch of Dr. Johnston Lykins (1800-1876), the first legal mayor of Kansas City, first postmaster of Westport (out of the Shawnee Mission), and first editor and publisher of a newspaper entirely...

4. Interpreting the Shawnee Sun: Literacy and Cultural Persistence in Indian Country, 1833-1841. Interpreting the Shawnee Sun: Literacy and Cultural Persistence in Indian Country, 1833-1841. Winter 2008-2009 Article about the influence of literacy and the press on the Shawnee culture. "The Shawnee Sun is intriguing because it points to Shawnee-missionary collaboration, on the the one hand, and widespread Shawnee...

5. Physician to Body and Soul: Jotham Meeker--Kansas Missionary Physician to Body and Soul: Jotham Meeker--Kansas Missionary Winter//1994-1995 Illustrations, photos, and biographical article about Dr. Jotham Meeker (1804-1855), a physician and "Baptist missionary to the Ottawa Indians of present-day Franklin County, Kansas." Description of his...

6. Shawnee Baptist Mission Shawnee Baptist Mission File contains a reprint or facsimile of one page of the "Shawnee Sun," published at the Shawnee Baptist Mission for Indians, the first newspaper printed in Kansas.

7. Shawnee Baptist Mission Shawnee Baptist Mission File containing a photocopy of one page of the "Shawnee Sun" newspaper of the 19th century Shawnee Baptist Mission, edited by Dr. Johnston Lykins.

8. The Mystery of the Meeker Press The Mystery of the Meeker Press February//1935 Story of "Kansas' first press at the Baptist Shawnee mission, just south of the city limits of the present Kansas City, Kan.," established in 1834 by missionary Jotham Meeker for publication of the "Shawnee...

9. The Shawnee Sun: The First Indian-Language Periodical Published in the United States The Shawnee Sun: The First Indian-Language Periodical Published in the United States November//1933 Photo (of the first issue of the paper) and article about the "Shawnee Sun," the first newspaper published in an Indian language (Shawnee) in the United States, by Reverend Jotham Meeker at the Shawnee...