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121. KC Exchange to Mark Its 150th Anniversary KC Exchange to Mark Its 150th Anniversary November 7, 2006 Article reports on the 150th anniversary of the Kansas City Board of Trade, celebrated in a gala event at Union Station on November 10, 2006. The author writes that the Board of Trade was founded in 1856...

122. The Dress of the First Voyageurs, 1650-1715 The Dress of the First Voyageurs, 1650-1715 Summer 2000 Article summarizes the typical dress and appearance of French-Canadian explorers of New France during the years 1650-1715. The following topics are covered: body ornamentation (beards and tattoos), summer...

123. Searching for (Young) Old Jim Searching for (Young) Old Jim Winter 1990 Article that focuses upon the early life of Jim Bridger. A brief outline of Bridger's early life is provided. His childhood and upbringing in Virginia and Illinois is the focus of the article. The author...

124. Second Chance Second Chance May/June 2011 Article with color pictures about the home of Gary and Vickie Morsch on 80 acres in Miami County, Kansas. In 1992, Gary, an Olathe family physician, began Heart to Heart International, "a relief and development...

125. Beat Goes On in Jazz District Beat Goes On in Jazz District October 22, 2004 Article with illustrations concerning work that is to begin soon on three projects in the second phase of the redevelopment plan for the 18th and Vine area. The three projects include 78 apartments and...

126. Lackman Thompson Farm Lackman Thompson Farm Winter 2008 Article with photograph of the Lackman Thompson home, located at 11180 Lackman Road. This home was placed on the Register of Historic Kansas paces in 1992. In 1901 William Lackman started an interurban...

127. The First Permanent Courthouse for Wyandotte County The First Permanent Courthouse for Wyandotte County Winter 2001 Author describes the first ''permanent'' courthouse in Wyandotte County. The courthouse, which stood at 7th and Minnesota Avenue, was a three-story, brick, Italianate building.

128. Nathan Scarritt (1821-1890), An Autobiography Nathan Scarritt (1821-1890), An Autobiography Winter 2002 Autobiography written by Nathan Scarritt, local Methodist preacher and early pioneer, for possible inclusion in the United States Biographical Dictionary. He does appear in this publication but his entry...

129. Don Benito Vasquez in Early Saint Louis Don Benito Vasquez in Early Saint Louis July//1970 Biographical article about Don Benito Vasquez (1738-1810), an early Spanish settler of Saint Louis, Missouri. Native of Spain emigrating to Saint Louis in 1869 as a soldier under Lieutenant Pedro Piernas...

130. Q.: What Is the Personal History of W. E. Minor? Q.: What Is the Personal History of W. E. Minor? March/10/1996 Biographical article about Dr. William Minor (1865-1928), a local physician and posthumous namesake of William E. Minor Park at Holmes and Red Bridge Roads.

131. Bill Fossett Bill Fossett Winter 2001 Biographical article about W. D. Fossett, or Bill Fossett (1851-1940), "a frontiersman, pioneer, detective and marshal" in "Old West" Kansas and Oklahoma (then Indian Territory). Native of New York moving...

132. Doug Frost--Spirit King Doug Frost--Spirit King Winter 2011 Biographical sketch of Doug Frost, an internationally recognized wine expert who has judged for "PBS's first reality show, 'The Winemakers,' and presides over the Jefferson Cup Invitational Wine Competitions,...

133. The Book of Missourians The Book of Missourians 1906 Biographical sketch of George Winter, a realtor coming to Kansas City in 1879 from Michigan with offices in the New York Life Building.

134. Who Was This Man, Joe B. Chiles? Who Was This Man, Joe B. Chiles? Winter 2003 Biographical sketch of Joseph Ballinger Chiles, an early Jackson county resident who immigrated to California, but made several trips back to Jackson County. Includes reprints of letters written by Chiles...

135. The Book of Missourians The Book of Missourians 1906 Biographical sketch of Robert Winter, "of Kansas City, Mo., of the well known firm of R. L. Winter & Company." Native of Canada emigrating to Kansas City in 1882 as a realtor.

136. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Robert Winter, "president of the firm of R. L. Winter & Company." Born in Canada in 1857 and emigrating to Kansas City in 1882 as a real estate developer, laying out the following...

137. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. 1896 Biographical sketch of Walter Bales (1803-1887), "one of Kansas City's most honored pioneers," a native of Tennessee coming to Kansas City about 1831 and marrying Sarah Johnson Bales, (arriving in Jackson...

138. Peace Officer's Long Career Bridged Era from Cow Towns to Gangsters Peace Officer's Long Career Bridged Era from Cow Towns to Gangsters May 21,1949 Book review of "Marshal of the Last Frontier" by Zoe Tilghman about her father, William Matthew Tilghman, or William Tilghman (1854-1923 ca.), "[50] years a peace officer on the old frontier." Native of...

139. Louise Brooks Louise Brooks Winter 2005 Brief profile of silent film actress and historian, Louise Brooks. Brooks was born in Cherryvale, Kansas, and lived in Wichita before departing for New York to be a dancer at age 15 in 1921.

140. Diamond in the Rough Diamond in the Rough Winter 2005 Brief vignette describing the discovery of a spring near Council Grove, Kansas, by Ben Jones, a member of George Sibley's 1825 expedition to survey the Santa Fe Trail. The spring became known as "Diamond...