Includes correspondence, birth certificates, marriage licenses, funeral information and other legal papers.Also Alexander's World War II military records; Robert B.Graham's discharge papers from the Missouri State Militia (1865); scrapbooks; photographs; books; and a journal kept by James Andrew Alexander of Longwood, Missouri.Alexander, Ione (1892-1986) Papers, 1939-1986, (K0726) 8 cubic feet Idea notes and working drafts, published manuscripts of autobiographical stories, novels, plays, short stories, and poetry written by Alexander, an accomplished and published author.Andrew Theodore Brown (1923-1983) Collection, 1960-1963, n.d., (K0011) 6.25 cubic feet The collection contains dissertations, theses, and working papers prepared for Brown while he served as professor of history at the University of Kansas City and the University of Missouri-Kansas City and when he was director of the Kansas City History Project. Arthur Family Photograph Album, 1896-1919, (K1262) 1 volume Photograph album inscribed, "Miss Willie Arthur, Kansas City, Kansas Jan. Includes Arthur, Broadwell, Orbison, Holt and other families. 1914-1939, (R0244) 3 folders These are reminiscences and miscellaneous papers assembled in connection with Arthur's work on "Bushwhacker" Bill Wilson during the Civil War in Phelps County, Missouri. Includes personal papers, photographs and other materials relating to the life, family, and work of Babcock. Baird-Welsh-Chisholm Family Papers, 1894-1922, (K0655) 0.5 cubic feet The collection contains various scrapbooks such as photograph albums, baby books, and commemorative books of other events including deaths and weddings. Ball Family Photographs, (P0921) 3 photographs Portraits of Wesley and Matilda Ball Balot and Agron Family Papers, 1937-1993, (K0889) 1 folder Reunion booklet, the Agron-Eisberg Chronicle, containing family tree, photographs and family history.Appleby, John (1814-1852), Letter, 1848, (C0498) 1 folder To his parents, Berlin, TN, from Dade County, MO, January 2, 1848. There is also genealogical information concerning the Arthur and Turnure families, and correspondence regarding Arthur's books, Backwoodsmen and Bushwhacker. (1912-2000) Papers, 1971-1992, (K0885) 1 cubic foot Asel was a Kansas City, MO Councilman for the Sixth District and chaired several committees. Babcock, Jean Coover (1944-2012) Papers, 1944-1996, (K0740) 7 cubic feet Family, personal, and professional materials of Babcock, a ballerina and dance instructor. The collection also contains personal papers such as correspondence and certificates pertaining to the family and family-friends as well as individual photographs of members of the family. Baltzell-Chambers Family, Papers, 1857-1981, (C3995) 0.4 linear feet The Baltzell-Chambers Family Papers document the lives of a family of blacksmiths and farmers from Deer Ridge, Missouri.
Aid, Joseph, Papers, 1863-1921 (C0200) MICROFILM 4 folders Genealogical material on Aid and Miller families; Civil War military papers; and Aid's correspondence with wife and sons, 1863-1864, concerning Civil War, rations, places of interest, battles, and home news of Chillicothe, Ohio.Genealogy records are specifically compiled for the use of genealogists and family historians; compilations of births, deaths, marriages, and other vital statistics; and funeral home and cemetery records.Records may pertain to a particular lineage or geographical area.Disbursements also indicate freight charges and employees' salaries. Acock contain correspondence, a Polk County plat, and legal papers pertaining to the Acock and Robinson families of Polk County, Missouri.Adamson Family, Papers, 1848-1942, (C4238) 0.25 cubic feet (6 folders) The papers of the Adamson family contain Edmund James Adamson's business correspondence and records, including taxes, deeds, promissory notes, and receipts, family correspondence, and some family genealogy.