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21. History of the State of Kansas History of the State of Kansas //1883 Portrait and biographical sketch of Dr. Henry Miner, a surgeon in Shawnee County, Kansas. Description of his life and career, born in New York in 1842 and moving to Hiawatha, Kansas in 1871, then Topeka...

22. Honor Kansas City Explorer after Half a Century: Dr. Edwin R. Heath, 3343 Forest Avenue, Who Discovered Honor Kansas City Explorer after Half a Century: Dr. Edwin R. Heath, 3343 Forest Avenue, Who Discovered South American River in 1880, Given Unique Distinction May/18/1924 Photos, illustrations, and biographical article about Dr. Edwin Heath, a Kansas City physician and explorer and mapper of a previously undiscovered South American River called the Beni in 1880, with the...

23. In Memoriam: Hon. Richard Baxter Taylor [and] Kansas Newspaper History In Memoriam: Hon. Richard Baxter Taylor [and] Kansas Newspaper History //1881 Biographical article about Richard Taylor (1822-1877), a pioneer Kansas journalist, and annotated listings of numerous early Kansas newspapers. Description of Taylor as a native of Massacusetts moving...

24. In Memoriam: Hon. Richard Baxter Taylor [Kansas Newspaper History] In Memoriam: Hon. Richard Baxter Taylor [Kansas Newspaper History] //1881 Obituary article about Richard Baxter Taylor, or Richard Taylor (1822-1877), editor and owner of the Wyandotte Gazetter newspaper, born in Massachusetts and moving to Wyandotte, Kansas, in 1858. Also co-organizer...

25. Kansas City, Kansas: Formerly Wyandotte - Kansas City, Kan., and Armourdale Kansas City, Kansas: Formerly Wyandotte - Kansas City, Kan., and Armourdale 1886 Color copy of map of Kansas City, Kansas, showing the original areas of Wyandotte and Armourdale. Map includes additions, streets, businesses, schools, parks, cemeteries, railroads, the Kansas City Stockyards,...

26. Kansas City, Kansas: Formerly Wyandotte - Kansas City, Kan., and Armourdale Kansas City, Kansas: Formerly Wyandotte - Kansas City, Kan., and Armourdale 1886 Map of Kansas City, Kansas, showing the original areas of Wyandotte and Armourdale. Map includes additions, streets, businesses, schools, parks, cemeteries, railroads, the Kansas City Stockyards, and the...

27. Kansas City, Missouri, and Wyandott, Kansas Kansas City, Missouri, and Wyandott, Kansas 1871 Street map of Kansas City, Missouri, and Wyandott City (now Kansas City), Kansas. Map shows parks, railroad lines, and water treatment facilities. List of office holders for each city, as well as a legend...

28. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Joseph Mason (1837-1892), "principal of the Central school of Wyandotte in 1888 and so continued until his death." Native of New Hampshire coming to Kansas City, Kansas, (then Wyandotte,...

29. Kansas Pacific Railroad Kansas Pacific Railroad File contains a copy of the cover of sheet music to the song "Kansas Pacific R. W. Grand March" composed by George Schlieffarth (also known as George Maywood) of Wyandotte, Kansas. Note about the railroad's...

30. Lipman Meyer Lipman Meyer April 18, 1905 Description of Lipman Meyer as an early real estate developer (traveling back and forth from Cincinnati) of the town of Wyandotte, Kansas at the age of 27 in 1857. Description of his western mercantile...

31. Look at the State They're In! Look at the State They're In! August/28/1954 Illustrated map and article about the establishment of the boundaries of the state of Kansas in 1859 "in the frontier settlement of Wyandotte, now a part of Kansas City," especially cutting short its western...

32. Man Who Named Lawrence Went on to Interesting Career in Area Man Who Named Lawrence Went on to Interesting Career in Area July/9/1981 File containing a portrait and biographical article about Samuel Newell Simpson, or Samuel Simpson, namer of the cities of Lawrence, Kansas and Kansas City, Kansas. Born in New Hampshire about 1826 and...

33. Map of Kansas City and Suburban Towns Map of Kansas City and Suburban Towns 1881 Black and white cadastral map shows political divisions including Kansas City, Missouri; Kansas City, Kansas; Westport, Missouri; and Wyandotte, Kansas; also shows roads, property owners, railroad lines,...

34. Map of Kansas City and Suburban Towns Map of Kansas City and Suburban Towns 1881 Two-color cadastral map shows political divisions including Kansas City, Missouri; Kansas City, Kansas; Westport, Missouri; and Wyandotte, Kansas; also shows roads, property owners, railroad lines, and...

35. Materials on the Early Legal System in Wyandotte County Materials on the Early Legal System in Wyandotte County 2008 The first in a series of articles on the Courts and Bar Association of Wyandotte County. This installment describes the early legal history of Wyandotte County, Kansas, including the formation of the Wyandotte...

36. Mathew Brady: Historian with a Camera Mathew Brady: Historian with a Camera 1955 Photos of Kansas City and the steamboat "Mary McDonald" at Wyandotte, Kansas, just after the Civil War, taken by early photographer Mathew Brady (ca. 1824-1894), with photos of him starting with photograph...

37. Politics Influence Early-Day Newspaper Politics Influence Early-Day Newspaper Spring 2009 Article tells the history of Wyandotte County, Kansas, newspapers. Its first newspaper was the Wyandotte City Register, founded in 1857 by Judge Mark William Delahay. The paper changed hands and names...

38. Riverfront View Riverfront View ca1865 Early riverfront view of Kansas City area identified as Wyandotte City in distance and Missouri River from Delaware near 2nd. Wyandotte Street is identified just west of Delaware.

39. Roderick May Roderick May 1896 Biographical sketch of Roderick May, "proprietor of the only cooperage works in Independence, Missouri," born in Scotland in 1850 and emigrating to Wyandotte, Kansas, about 1880 before moving to Independence...

40. Samuel Hallett and the Union Pacific Railway Company in Kansas Samuel Hallett and the Union Pacific Railway Company in Kansas Spring//1959 Photos (of Hallett and a bridge and railroad station at Wyandotte, Kansas) and biographical article about Samuel Hallett (ca. 1828-1864), builder of the Union Pacific Railroad from Kansas City through...