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161. Albert Gallatin Williams Albert Gallatin Williams 1896 Biographical sketch of Albert Gallatin Williams, or Albert Williams, a judge of Kansas City. Born in Kentucky in 1835 and moving to Blue Springs, Missouri in 1852 as a teacher, becoming a western freighter...

162. Alcohol-for Rubber, Cylinders for Aircraft Engines, Brake Shoes for Rail Cars, and Tents for Army Hospitals Alcohol-for Rubber, Cylinders for Aircraft Engines, Brake Shoes for Rail Cars, and Tents for Army Hospitals : All Formed Part of the Kansas City War Effort in the 1940s Fall//1998 Article recounting the recycling of all sorts of products as part of the World War II effort.

163. Alexander Doniphan Alexander Doniphan 1876 Portrait and biographical sketch of General Alexander Doniphan. He was born in 1808 in Kentucky, arrived in Missouri in 1830 as a lawyer, moved in 1833 to Liberty, was elected state representative in 1836,...

164. Alexander Doniphan Alexander Doniphan 1998 Biography of Alexander W. Doniphan, a Missouri military leader originally from Kentucky, gaining prominence during the 1846 Mexican War and 1838 Mormon War, memorialized in a statue in Ray County, Missouri,...

165. Alexander Franklin (Frank) James Alexander Franklin (Frank) James 1893 Charcoal portrait of Frank James dressed in what appears to be a Confederate cavalry uniform. Drawing is signed by the artist with "93" immediately below the signature. Not visible in the image is "Frank...

166. Alexander Majors Alexander Majors 1999 Biographical information about Alexander Majors (1814-1900), the primary force of the Russell, Majors, & Waddell overland freighting business, operating wagons and stagecoaches, including the Pony Express,...

167. Alexander Majors Alexander Majors Information on Alexander Majors, a prominent western freighter based in Kansas City before the Civil War, with photos and illustrations.

168. Alexander Majors Residence Alexander Majors Residence Postcard of the Alexander Majors Residence

169. Alexander W. Doniphan Alexander W. Doniphan File contains photos, illustrations, and information on Colonel Alexander Doniphan of Liberty, Missouri, a hero of the Mexican War.

170. Alexander William Doniphan Alexander William Doniphan February//1885 Biographical article about Colonel Alexander William Doniphan, or Alexander Doniphan (1808-1887), a leading military officer in the Mexican War from the Kansas City area. Native of Kentucky moving to Lexington,...

171. Alexander William Doniphan (1808-1887) Alexander William Doniphan (1808-1887) Third Quarter 1993 Brief look at the life of Alexander Doniphan who moved to Liberty, Missouri, in 1833. Highlights as his most outstanding accomplishment the leadership of the First Missouri Regiment in the Mexican War....

172. Alf Brant Alf Brant 1896 Biographical sketch of Major Alf Brant, "superintendent of the Kansas City workhouse," moving to Missouri in 1857. He served in the Union army in the Civil War, in 1876 moved to Kansas City. starting the...

173. All Barrels Loaded At Fifteen Paces All Barrels Loaded At Fifteen Paces Winter//2001-02 Article recounts the story of the duel between Confederate generals John S. Marmaduke and Lucius M. "Marsh" Walker which took place on September 6, 1863 in Arkansas. Marmaduke mortally wounded Walker who...

174. All That Jazz All That Jazz March 1973 Article about the history of jazz, including Kansas City's influence on it before 1900 and after World War I.

175. All the Speakers Here All the Speakers Here November 20, 2005 Article detailing President (then Secretary of War) William Howard Taft's visit to Kansas City in November, 1905. Taft was the principal speaker at a dinner of the Kansas City Commercial Club.

176. Allen H. Parmer Allen H. Parmer Circa 1890s Charcoal portrait of Allen Parmer (sometimes spelled Palmer) with pullover trimmed shirt worn over a checked shirt with tie. The drawing is unsigned but attributed to Anna Lee (Dillenbeck) Stacey.

177. Allied Commanders in World War I Allied Commanders in World War I 1921 Photograph portrait of the five allied commanders in World War I. Standing in uniform from left to right are Lt. General Baron Jacques (Belgium); General Armando Vittorio Diaz (Italy); Marshal Ferdinand...

178. Alumni of One-Room School Reunite and Reminisce Alumni of One-Room School Reunite and Reminisce September/25/2000 Story of "the first Mount Gilead School reunion" of former students and teachers at Mount Gilead school "west of Kearney," Missouri, in Clay County, built in 1835, closed in 1946, and "believed to be the...

179. America's Cattle Trails America's Cattle Trails 1949 Map of trails including those used by the Spanish, pre-Civil War trails, Civil War routes, and other overland trails.

180. American Culture, American Tastes: Social Change and the 20th Century American Culture, American Tastes: Social Change and the 20th Century 1999 References to and brief descriptions of the Committee on Public Information during World War I, and its chairman, George Creel, a former Kansas City journalist, pointing out his efforts with the committee...