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1. Across Our Wide Missouri: A Classic Success Story Across Our Wide Missouri: A Classic Success Story December//1981 Biographical article about Erret Lobban Cord, or E. L. Cord (1893-1974), an automobile "merchandiser and organizer more than an engineer and designer," inventing "three of its [America's] greatest automobiles:...

2. American Royal American Royal 1954 Left to right: C. L. Parks, representing Lee Baker; N. Emerson Paton, SCBA/American Royal; Miss Betty Loman, Johnson County Beauty Queen; C. Monroe Block, President, Chamber of Commerce; and H. R. Garrison,...

3. American Royal American Royal 1954 Left to right: C. L. Parks, representing Lee Baker; N. Emerson Paton, SCBA and American Royal; Miss Betty Loman, Johnson County Beauty Queen; C. Monroe Block, President, Chamber of Commerce; and H. R....

4. Archaeology--New Mound Discoveries Archaeology--New Mound Discoveries May//1878 Article about the history of North American Indian art and culture in the present United States, with examples in the Warrensburg, Missouri, area of Aztec-related Indian artifacts.

5. Biography of Annie J. Scott (1876-??), Missionary, Doctor, and Real Estate Developer Biography of Annie J. Scott (1876-??), Missionary, Doctor, and Real Estate Developer 1999

6. Central Missouri State University Central Missouri State University

7. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index 1938 Biographical sketch of Henry Huston Crittenden, or H. H. Crittenden who was born in 1859 in Kentucky, educated in Warrensburg, Missouri. He became a railroad worker in 1881, moving to Kansas City in 1884...

8. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index 1938 Biographical sketch of Dr. Charles Henry Allen, or Charles Allen, a physician in Odessa, Missouri, and then Independence, after graduating from Central Missouri State Teachers College in Warrensburg, Missouri,...

9. Confederate Military History Confederate Military History 1899 (1988 in second edition) Biographical sketch of Daniel Dabney Williams, or Daniel Williams, a western trader born in Platte County, Missouri in 1844 and raised in Johnson County, Missouri before moving to Mexico after the Civil...

10. Confederate Military History [and Extended Edition] Confederate Military History [and Extended Edition] //1988 (1899 in first edition) Biographical sketch of Confederate General Francis Marion Cockrell from Johnson County, Missouri, a lawyer before and after the Civil War, elected as a United States Senator in 1875, residing in Warrensburg,...

11. Edmund Nickersoni Edmund Nickersoni 1876 Portrait and biographical sketch of Edmund Nickerson, a lawyer in Warrensburg, Missouri, born in Baltimore in 1835 and moving to Missouri in 1857.

12. Fair Oak Church and Cemetery Fair Oak Church and Cemetery 1968 File containing a photo and paper on the Fair Oak Church and Cemetery in Warrensburg, Missouri, built in 1887 on land deeded by Salathiel Taggart (1824-1900) and razed in 1967.

13. Fair Oak Church and Cemetery Fair Oak Church and Cemetery 1968 Manuscript with photo about the Fair Oak Church and Cemetery in Warrensburg, written by Agnes Ferry, with information about two of the church's founders in the 1840s, Salathiel Taggart (1824-1900) and...

14. Field of Dreams Field of Dreams Spring//1993 Photos and article about Lloyd Vernon Kennedy (1907-1993), a former professional baseball player and collegiate athletic champion. Description of his life and career, born in Kansas City and growing up...

15. Fitch Revolutionized Steel Industry Fitch Revolutionized Steel Industry May 18, 1988 Article tells about the life of Howard A. Fitch, founder and president of the Kansas City Structural Steel Company. Born in Warrensburg, Missouri, in 1868, he came to Kansas City when he was 18. Fitch...

16. Generals in Gray: Lives of the Confederate Commanders Generals in Gray: Lives of the Confederate Commanders 1959 Photo and bio of General Francis Marion Cockrell, or Francis Cockrell (1834-1915), a Confederate officer from Warrensburg, Missouri, later a Missouri United States Senator.

17. Good Times in Warrensburg as Town Looks Back 100 Years Good Times in Warrensburg as Town Looks Back 100 Years June/26/1955 Photos and description of the 100-year history of the town of Warrensburg, Missouri, southeast of Kansas City, founded in 1855 and celebrating its centennial.

18. History of Freedom, Inc., and Its Early Leaders History of Freedom, Inc., and Its Early Leaders April 2006 This Master of Arts thesis presents information on the local political organization called Freedom, Inc. as well as a biographies of two of its early leaders, Bruce Watkins and Leon Jordan. According to...

19. History of the State of Kansas History of the State of Kansas //1883 Portrait and biographical sketch of A. B. Jetmore, a lawyer in Shawnee County, Kansas, born in Indiana in 1837 and moving to Warrensburg, Missouri, in 1871 and then to Topeka, Kansas, in 1878.

20. How Missouri Counties, Towns and Streams Were Named How Missouri Counties, Towns and Streams Were Named January//1917 Third of a series of articles about the origins of place names in Missouri, including Jackson County (containing the cities of Kansas City, Independence, Lee's Summit, and Blue Springs, Missouri), Johnson...