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Nancy J Hulston
Mary Semple Scott
Board of Election Comm...
"Doc" Brown, Famous Kansas City Cake Walker
Manuscript about Kansas City cake walker Joseph "Doc" Brown (Doctor William Henry Joseph Cutter Brown), that consists of a chronological collection of 149 published articles, notices, and advertisements....
171 Voters Are Registered from the Fox Hotel
Illustration of the Fox Hotel and list of voters registered from there.
2000 Census to Change Council Districts: Northeast Resident Input Sought to Influence New Boundaries
Map and article about the redrawing of "boundaries for the nine congressional districts based on Census 2000 data" in Kansas City, Missouri by the Missouri State Legislature. Description of the Northeast...
A Comparison: Three Hundred and Eighty-six Electors Sign Mr. Slavens' Certificate
List of some of the citizens of Westport voting in the 1894 mayoral election.
An Interview With Adolf Ridgway
Interviewer: Horace M. Peterson III. Interview recorded April, 1976. 1 sound cassette (ca. 60 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide...
An Interview With Michael Hughes
Interviewer: Ella Pruitt. Interview recorded June 20, 1976. 2 sound cassettes (ca. 60 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....
An Interview With Phillip Curls
Interviewer: Horace M. Peterson III. Interview recorded August 31, 1976. 2 sound cassettes (ca. 60 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed...
An Interview With Ruby Jackson
Interviewer: Horace M. Peterson III. Interview recorded March 17, 1976. 2 sound cassettes (ca. 60 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 2 sound discs; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed...
Photos and article about the apartments on the Country Club Plaza and Armour Boulevard managed by the Assured Rental Company, Incorporated (led by George Goldman and Herman Shapiro), in the city's "South...
Biography of Albert L. Reeves (1873-1971), Judge
Biography of Casimir John Joseph Michael Welch (1873-1936), Politician
Biography of Guy Brasfield Park (1872-1946), Missouri Governor
Biography of Vassie James Ward Hill (1875-1954), School Founder and Educator
Biography of William S. Gregory (1825-1877), First Mayor of Kansas City
Board of Election Commissioners, Kansas City, MO
Map showing 23 election districts and the city limits of Kansas City, Missouri.
Boutin's Department House
Advertising card for Boutin's Department House showing a portrait of presidential candidate James G. Blaine. One of two cards showing portraits of presidential and vice-presidential hopefuls in the 1884...
Census Changes School District Boundaries: Northeast Split between Three Subdistricts
Map and article about the "new subdistrict boundaries for the Kansas City, Mo. School District" resulting in potential "shaky representation for Northeast" with its division into three of the different...
Cities: Kansas City Dynamite
Article about the robbery of the Jackson County Courthouse on 12th Street, supposedly of voting nominations, by James Michael Pendergast, or Jim Pendergast.
Citizens' Election Committee in Action
Story of political corruption involving Democratic party officials at the polls and threatening phone calls following a police interaction.
Eight articles in the newspaper concerning the annexation of the town of Westport into the city of Kansas City, Missouri, discussing the positive and negative aspects of the change considered by the voting...
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