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1. 1886 Tornado 1886 Tornado Information on the destructive tornado of May 11, 1886.

2. 1886 Tornado 1886 Tornado May 10, 1936 The Lathrop grade school at 6th and May Streets was destroyed by a cyclone on May 11, 1886. 15 children were killed when the belfrey crashed through the roof.

3. 1957 Tornado 1957 Tornado Information on the destructive tornado of May 20, 1957.

4. 36 Deaths; 156 Are in Hospital 36 Deaths; 156 Are in Hospital May/21/1957 Almost the entire first section of the paper about the carnage of the May 21, 1957, tornado in South Kansas City. Numerous articles and large photos of destruction in Ruskin Heights, Martin City, Hickman...

5. About the West: Kansas Abolitionists Fight Confederates in Missouri About the West: Kansas Abolitionists Fight Confederates in Missouri Summer//2001 Photos, illustrations, map, and biographical article about Jared Barnes (1834-1916), "an avowed Free-Stater" moving from his native New York to Kansas Territory in 1857 and serving as a Union officer in...

6. Art Amid Destruction Art Amid Destruction August 4, 2011 "Project Reclamation," initiated by Kansas City artist Matt Dehaemers, was a fund-raising event that involved Joplin-area artists that created artworks using debris from the May 2011 tornado that devasted...

7. Art From Pain Art From Pain June 3, 2007 Profile of local photographer Larry Schwarm, who is best known for his images of Kansas prairie fires. Schwarm spent 10 days in his hometown of Greensburg, Kansas, photographing the carnage wrought by...

8. Baptisms and Tornadoes Baptisms and Tornadoes October/22-28/1998 Review of painting show at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.

9. Can Kansas Forgive John Steuart Curry? Can Kansas Forgive John Steuart Curry? September/8/1991 Article about the legacy of Kansas artist John Steuart Curry (1897-1946), painter of the controversial murals at the Topeka statehouse done in the 1930s. Steuart was originally from Jefferson County, Kansas....

10. College Devastated by Storm College Devastated by Storm May 6, 2003 Photos and description of destruction at William Jewel College by the May 4, 2003, tornado.

11. Coon-Sanders Nighthawks Tour Incident Coon-Sanders Nighthawks Tour Incident April 19, 1927 View of tornado debris blocking the Nighthawks' train near Cornland and Buffalo Hart, on way into Springfield, Illinois.

12. Cyclone--Kansas City Visited by a Fearfully Destructive Storm Cyclone--Kansas City Visited by a Fearfully Destructive Storm May/14/1883 Detailed article about the carnage of the May 13, 1883, tornado. Street-by-street damage reports, by sections of town, especially Downtown.

13. Cyclone Clouds Cyclone Clouds July 13, 1915 Dark cyclone clouds in Kansas City, Missouri in summer of 1915.

14. Disaster! Platte County History Includes a Few Disaster! Platte County History Includes a Few January-April 2008 Short overview of disasters occuring in Platte County, Missouri, including floods, fires, battles, tornado, explosion, and grasshopper plague including a list of disasters.

15. Early History of the Lumber Trade of Kansas City: The Prophetic City Early History of the Lumber Trade of Kansas City: The Prophetic City 1924 Story of 21 children killed in a roof collapse resulting from a tornado at the Lathop School at 8th and Central Streets in the 1800s.

16. Fashionable Pearl Street Fashionable Pearl Street October/3/1921 Description of "the Campbell home" ("at Pearl and Walnut Streets") of English immigrants John and Charlotte Campbell in Kansas City before their move to 3rd and Campbell Streets. House "originally owned...

17. Fifty Years Ago Kansas City Suffered Its Worst Storm--The "Cyclone" of May 11, 1886, Striking the Lathrop Fifty Years Ago Kansas City Suffered Its Worst Storm--The "Cyclone" of May 11, 1886, Striking the Lathrop School and the Court House, Left Death and Ruin to Sadden the Whole City May/10/1936 Article about the 1886 tornado in Downtown Kansas City and the destruction left in its wake, with photos of the damaged Lathrop School and old Jackson County Courthouse.

18. Frank's Hall Frank's Hall August/19/1941

19. Hannibal Bridge Tornado Damage Hannibal Bridge Tornado Damage May 1886 Looking southeast from the north side of the Missouri River at damage to Hannibal Bridge from tornado.

20. Hometown Boy Is A Natural In and On The Air Hometown Boy Is A Natural In and On The Air November 16, 2003 Focus on Johnny Rowlands, traffic reporter from the sky for KMBC-TV.