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21. Massacre Resonates 75 Years Later Massacre Resonates 75 Years Later June 16, 2008 Brief article recounting the Union Station massacre on June 17, 2008, its 75th anniversary. Bureau of Investigation escorts of escaped murderer and bank robber Frank Nash were ambushed in front of Union...

22. Massacre Turned FBI into a Powerhouse Massacre Turned FBI into a Powerhouse June 16, 2008 Article describing how the Union Station Massacre changed the Federal Bureau of Investigation into the powerhouse that it is today. J. Edgar Hoover, head of the FBI during the massacre, described the killings...

23. Missouri Waltz: The Inside Story of the Pendergast Machine by the Man Who Smashed It Missouri Waltz: The Inside Story of the Pendergast Machine by the Man Who Smashed It 1948 Chapter of the book about the Union Station Massacre in 1933 and the events leading up to and following it, including descriptions of John Lazia, "Pretty Boy" Floyd, or Pretty Boy Floyd, and police officers...

24. SC122 Kansas City Police Historical Society Collection Finding Aid SC122 Kansas City Police Historical Society Collection Finding Aid 1881-2012 The Kansas City Police Historical Society Collection consists of scrapbooks, reports, correspondence, ephemera, and photographs relating to the Kansas City Police Department.

25. SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection 1980 – 2005, bulk 1990s The materials within the KCPL Reference Hard to Find (HTF) Collection were compiled by Kansas City Public Library reference librarians and staff members to provide an easy to access source of information...

26. Ten Thousand Public Enemies Ten Thousand Public Enemies 1935 Photos and descriptions of crime in early 20th century Kansas City, highlighting some of its more sensational outlaws such as Frank Nash and Johnny Lazia, et al. Many details of infamous criminals operating...

27. The Crime-Ridden Summer of 1933 The Crime-Ridden Summer of 1933 September 8, 1963 Article reviews the events of the 1933 summer when Mary McElroy was kidnapped, eleven prisoners escaped from the Kansas penitentiary in Lansing, The Union Station Massacre took place, Bonnie and Clyde...

28. The Kansas City Massacre and the Mystery of the Missing Public Enemy The Kansas City Massacre and the Mystery of the Missing Public Enemy Fall 2002 Article presents the story of Maurice Denning, who some implicated in the Union Station Massacre. He was on the FBI's most wanted list in the 1930s and his disappearance was never totally resolved.

29. The Kansas City Union Station Massacre The Kansas City Union Station Massacre 1987 A 60-page paper presented by Gloria Maxwell at the NOLA (National Association for Outlaw and Lawman History) Conference held July 23-25, 1987, about the Union Station Massacre in the 1930s. Includes illustrations....

30. The Oklahoma Robin Hood The Oklahoma Robin Hood January//1970 Biographical article about Charles Arthur ("Pretty Boy") Floyd (1904-1934)," or Pretty Boy Floyd, "in many ways the most interesting of the Depression era outlaws in the Southwest. Photo and description...

31. The Shame of Kansas City: Crime and Machine Rule The Shame of Kansas City: Crime and Machine Rule October//1938 Magazine article on the microfilm roll with photos and information on the Pendergast machine. Comparison of Boss Tom Pendergast to Benito Mussolini (the fascist dictator of Italy) and photos and descriptions...

32. Three KCPD Officers Three KCPD Officers circa 1934 Three men standing in front of building wearing suits, hats, and overcoats. The man in the center is Chief of Detectives Thomas Higgins; the person on the left appears to be Lt. George "Jeff" Rayen.

33. Thunder over Kansas City: A Machine and a Massacre Thunder over Kansas City: A Machine and a Massacre September/17/1938 First of a four-part series of magazine articles on the microfilm roll with photos, illustrations, and information on the Pendergast machine of Kansas City. Description of criminal figures associated here...

34. Thunder over Kansas City: Murder and an Election Thunder over Kansas City: Murder and an Election September/24/1938 Second of a four-part series of magazine articles on the microfilm roll with photos, illustrations, and information on the Pendergast machine of Kansas City. Description of criminal and legal figures associated...

35. Tom's Town: Kansas City and the Pendergast Legend Tom's Town: Kansas City and the Pendergast Legend 1947 Description of the Union Station Massacre on "the morning of June 17, 1933, when five persons were slain."

36. Train Towns Train Towns March 1, 2006 Article describes a number of United States cities and towns heavily influenced by trains, and which today celebrate their railroad history. Among these locations is listed Kansas City, Missouri, noted...

37. Union Station Massacre Union Station Massacre //1975 Book about the Union Station Massacre and events leading up to it, highlighting the changing attitudes toward criminals since the city's beginnings.

38. Union Station Massacre Union Station Massacre Fall 1989 Article about the importance of the Union Station Massacre in 1933, involving such criminals as Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd, or Pretty Boy Floyd, and in the growth of the Federal Bureau of Investigations...

39. Union Station Massacre Union Station Massacre Information about the Union Station Massacre.

40. Union Station Massacre Union Station Massacre File containing information on the Union Station Massacre.