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Historical Traditions (10)
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1. A Guide to the Study of Local History and the Collection of Historical Material A Guide to the Study of Local History and the Collection of Historical Material April 1921 Guide for research, collection, and maintenance of local history materials and societies in Missouri, describing the "Missouri Valley Historical Society in Kansas City."

2. Bleeding Kansas Bleeding Kansas Winter//2001-2002 First in the magazine's "Review Essay Series" commemorating the sesquicentennial of Kansas becoming a territory. In this essay, the author "examines the extensive territorial Kansas literature and suggests...

3. Community Image in the History of Saint Louis and Kansas City Community Image in the History of Saint Louis and Kansas City 1969 Dissertation toward a doctorate degree for the University of Missouri-Columbia comparing the history of community images in Kansas City and Saint Louis, Missouri. Extensive descriptions of Kansas City...

4. Conn Withers Conn Withers File containing a letter to the Kansas City Public Library director from Conn Withers, a Liberty lawyer, about the need in the local educational system for teaching more "individualism," etc.

5. Missouri: Four States in One Missouri: Four States in One September/3/1960 Photos and article about the different historical roles of Missouri and discussion of its rural and urban regions including Kansas City. Comparisons of importance of local history in Kansas City to the...

6. Nature and Enterprise: Two Studies in the Culture of 19th-Century Midwestern City Growth Nature and Enterprise: Two Studies in the Culture of 19th-Century Midwestern City Growth Fall//1958 Study of Kansas City's culture and economy in the 1800s, a paper affilliated with UMKC.

7. Sideshow No Longer: A Historiographical Review of the Civil War Sideshow No Longer: A Historiographical Review of the Civil War March 1, 2000 Article about the historical treatment (or historiography) of the subject of guerrilla warfare in the Civil War, including the important section of border warfare in Missouri and Kansas. Three phases of...

8. The Identity of a Great Place The Identity of a Great Place Winter-Spring//2001 Essay about the ingredients of a great place possessed and not possessed by Kansas City. Discussion of the city's history (and versions of its history) in special reference to its role as a cultural center,...

9. The Usable Past: A Study of Historical Traditions in Kansas City The Usable Past: A Study of Historical Traditions in Kansas City May//1960 Comprehensive article about the usefulness of the often-biased historic records of Kansas City, through critical consideration of their sources and historical traditions, including the writings of William...

10. Wayne Wheeler Wayne Wheeler File containing the "[p]residential address delivered [by Wayne Wheeler] at the annual meeting of the Central Mississippi Valley American Studies Association, Lawrence, Kansas, March 25, 1961." Scholarly...