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121. Artist Was Always Available to Listen Artist Was Always Available to Listen July 14, 2008 The "Remembrances" section contains a tribute to local glass artist Gary E. Smith of Prairie Village who died June 28, 2008, at the age of 54. He came from a family of glassmakers who started and still...

122. Artistic Workspace: Gould Evans Artistic Workspace: Gould Evans October 2008 Article profiles the art collection and workspace of Gould Evans architecture firm in Westport.

123. Artists in Westport Artists in Westport April//1978 Photos and profiles of the following artists: Blanche Cartenson, Cecil Cartenson, Joseph Horine, Mary Byrne Conry, and Rob McWilliams.

124. Artwork by W. Herbert Dunton Artwork by W. Herbert Dunton 1923 One of three lunettes done in 1923 for murals in the Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City by artist W. Herbert Dunton. Entitled: "Emigrants Leaving Westport Over the Santa Fe Trail, 1850." Listed on...

125. As I Remember As I Remember 1965 Early history of the Chick family in Kansas City and Westport, starting with the 1826 flood and Indian trade, including involvement in the 1849 Gold Rush to California. Biographical descriptions also of...

126. At This Bartending School, Education Is 100-Proof At This Bartending School, Education Is 100-Proof November/26/1995 Article about the International Bartending Institute of Kansas City, located in "Westport's Trolley Shops," with a 98 percent placement rate for graduates.

127. Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1861-1865, Plate LXVI Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1861-1865, Plate LXVI n.d. Composite of 11 small maps of Civil War battles, campaigns, and important locations. Campaign Against Sterling Price, 1864; Osage or Mine Creek, Kansas; Johnson's Island, Ohio Military Prison; Five Forks,...

128. Auto-Biography of Anna E. Charles Krueger, Jr. Auto-Biography of Anna E. Charles Krueger, Jr. July/1/1966 Autobiographical article about Anna E. Charles Krueger, Jr., or Anna Krueger, tracing her family ancestors to their arrival in Westport, Missouri in 1849 from Germany.

129. Automobile on Cinder Blocks Automobile on Cinder Blocks n.d. Non-functioning automobile on cinder blocks near the area of Southwest Trafficway and Westport Road.

130. Automobiles near Shed Automobiles near Shed n.d. Two automobiles near a fence and shed in the area of Southwest Trafficway and Westport Road.

131. Automobiles, Home and Shed Automobiles, Home and Shed n.d. Automobiles, home and shed in the area of Southwest Trafficway and Roanoke Road north of Westport Road.

132. Ballroom Blitz Ballroom Blitz October 27-November 2, 2005 Author describes her experiences at the October 14, 2005 revival of the Priests of Pallas Ball. A gala event at Union Station, the 2005 incarnation of the Priests of Pallas Ball was a fundraiser for the...

133. Baptist Beginnings in Westport Were Small Baptist Beginnings in Westport Were Small October 1924 Mention of "the pastorate of the Rev. J. C. Bonham, a man of unusual charm and greatly beloved" succeeded as pastor of the First Baptist Church of Kansas City in the 1880s "by Rev. Montjeu and Rev. Dr....

134. Battle of Mine Creek and Battle of Westport Battle of Mine Creek and Battle of Westport File contains a copy of a letter written by Kansas militiamen regarding the Battle of Mine Creek in Kansas and the Battle of Westport, from November 1864.

135. Battle of Westport Battle of Westport 1910 Copy of a paper read by Dr. Stephen Ragan, "lieutenant-colonel and assistant surgeon General Missouri Division, U. C. V.," on the Battle of Westport "at a meeting of Stonewall Jackson Chapter U. C. V.,...

136. Battle of Westport Battle of Westport October/29/1864 Several front page articles including "Battle of Westport" reviewing the monumental Civil War battle resulting in local defeat of Confederate forces under General Price, as well as the Battles of Little...

137. Battle of Westport Battle of Westport August/25/1912 List of veterans compiled by Albert Doerschuk in 1912.

138. Battle of Westport Battle of Westport See index heading "Battle of Westport" for references in the magazine.

139. Battle of Westport Battle of Westport Several articles about the battle, the "last Confederate attempt to invade the North."

140. Battle of Westport and National Memorial Park Battle of Westport and National Memorial Park 1938 Excerpts of the Civil War battlefield diary of Brigadier-General John Philips (1814-1886), a participant in the Battle of Westport on the Union side and later national representative of Missouri.