Transcribed from History of Wyandotte County Kansas and its people ed. and comp. by Perl W. Morgan. Chicago, The Lewis publishing company, 1911. 2 v. front., illus., plates, ports., fold. map. 28 cm. [Vol. 2 contains biographical data. Paged continuously.]


Index



A. O. U. W., 438
Abandoned the Kansas River, 27
Act admitting Kansas into the Union, 287
Act creating county of Wyandotte, 272
Act to incorporate the Kansas Medical Society, 417
Address of Senator Bristow, 160
Agers, Laura G., 792
Agers, Moses, 792
Agreement between the Wyandots and Delawares, 69
Agriculture and horticulture, 488
Ainsworth, Elizabeth L., 685
Ainsworth, John M., 685
Akesson, Ola, 738
Alden, Frank R., 845
Alden, Henry L., 652
Algire, Russell A., 694
Allen, Edward, 705
Allen, Henry J., eloquence of, 162
"American Citizen," 427
American Foreign Missionary Society, 50
American Fur Company, 11
Ancient Order of United Workmen, 438
Ancient Quivira, Bonner Springs, 318
Ancient Wyandot nation, 59
Anderson Charles A., 573
Anderson, Emmett F., 940
Anderson, Gustaf A., 787
Anderson, John E., 767
Anderson, Nels A., 929
Anderson, Otto, 903
Anderson, William W., 822
Annexation of Argentine, 308
Annual output of first mart of trade in Kansas, 11
Annual rainfall, 16
Antoine, Louis, 993
Approach of war, 234
Area of Wyandotte county, 15
Argentine mayors, 300
"Argentine Republic," 428
Argentine State Bank, 338
Arkansas Indians, 4
Armourdale got a start, 298
Armourdale State Bank, 338
Armstrong, Lucy B., 84
Armstrong, Rusell Biglow, 426
Armstrong, Silas, 82
Armstrong, Zelinda, 82
Arnold, Henry J., 935
Arrival of Father Kuhls, 362
As a pastor's wife told it, 350
Assassination of Hallett, 450
Assessed valuation of taxable property, 16
Assessed value of property subject to taxation, 283
Assessors, city, 310
At war with their brothers, 25
Atchison ten years in building, 442
Atkinson, William T., 709
Attorneys city, 309
Attorneys, county, 276
Atwood, John H., speech of, 165
Babcock, Luke, 670
Back to Manila, 245
Badger, Joseph, 61
Badger, Lewis M., 721
Bailey, James M., 530
Baird, Justus N., 901
Baker, John J., 587
Baking companies, 486
Ball, William, 702
Baltz, Paul C., 891
Banking interests of Kansas City, 337
Banking Trust, 338
Banks, Kansas City, 337
Banning, William R., 640
Baptist church, 356
Baptist churches, Rosedale, 315
"Baptist Mission Press," 50
Baptist Temple, 356
Bar, early members of, 290
Barben, Gus, 729
Barclay, William, 1020
Barker, Albert A., 800
Barker, James T., 800
Barker, Thomas J., 984
Barnett, Benjamin M., 803
Barney, Louie F., 539
Bartlett, Frank W., 712
Battle between the "Pottawatomie" and the "Wyandotte," 470
Battle of Little Blue, 215, 220
Battle of the Big Blue, 221
Battle of the Blue, 213
Battles of colored regiments, 207
Battle of Wilson's Creek, 190
Bauer, Alfred, 954
Baum, Jacob, 773
Beagle, Dode V., 1021
Beattie, Samuel, 927
Becker, Albert L., 631
Beddow, James H., 675
"Bee," 429
Beggs, William, 813
Beginning of a new era, 28
Beginning of flour milling, 473
Beginning of road building, 274
Bellamy, Gervas, 658
Bell, Dr. Simeon B., 317
Bell, Simeon B., 883
Belter, Hermann, 552
Bemarkt, George, 861
Bench and bar, 284
Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, 439
Benevolent societies, 434
Ben Simpson's defense of the boundaries, 179
Benton, Arthur S., 811
Benton's famous prophecy, 113
Beaton's prophecy verified, 117
Benton, Thomas H., 113
Berger, Albert L., 854
Bethany Hospital, 413
Bethel, 324
Betton, Frank H., 264
Big town lot sale, 93
Biscomb, William H., 678
Bishop Fink, 376
Bjorkman, John F., 536
Blanz, Jacob, 814
"Blind Isaac," 91
Blomquist, Charles, 928
Blomquist, John, 798
"Blue Goose" saloon, 98
Blue Jacket, 31
Blum, Edward F., 925
Boats were operated for the railroads, 127
"Bogus" Laws, 135
"Bolting" Convention, 131
Bonner Springs, 11; churches, 322; first rural mail delivery, 322; lakes and parks, 322; organized 320; schools, 322; the Ancient Quivira, 318
"Bonner Springs Chieftain," 429
Bonner Springs Sanitarium, 849
Books in the schools. 394
Boone, Daniel Morgan, 108
Border ruffians at work, 188
Border, southern, protectors of the, 210
Boundaries, Ben Simpson's defense of, 179
Boundaries of Kansas, 167
Boundary amendment, 175
Boundary line fight, 167
Boundary of Wyandotte county, 16
Boys' and girls' department, library, 395
Boys who gave up their lives, 245
Brandt, Frank F., 886
Bridges in Wyandotte county, 283
Bristow's, Senator, address, 160
Brokaw, Charles L., 623
Brown, John, 228, 230
Brown, Kate K., 545
Brown, Oscar, 545
Brown, Robert L., 808
Browne, Kenneth L., 833
Brugh, Andrew T., 638
Brus, Jules C., 996
Buckland, David, 725
Budy, John, 986
Buffalo stampede, 460
Bugbee, George E., 892
Building the Santa Fe, 454
Bunn, Asa M., 527
Bunyar, Edward, 979
Bunyar, Emily, 979
Burgar, John J., 749
Burial place of the Wyandots, 81
Burkard, George, 521
Burnett, William E., 766
Burning of Lawrence, 352
Butler, Joseph A., 567
Byrom's ford, 217
Cabin of Tiblow, 320
Cable, Ebert S., 834
Cable, James A., 902
Cadden, John H., 755
California fast mail, 468
Call for a state mass meeting, 301
Call for volunteers, 235
Calumpit, next stop, 241
Cameron, Thomas F., 969
Campaign continues, 243
Camp in San Francisco, 237
Candidates for territorial delegate, 133
Caples, John, 723
Captain Pipe, 77
Captain Pike's Expedition, 7
Career of Mark Delahay, 429
Carlisle, Jay L., 846
Carlson, John A., 562
Carnegie Library, 391
Carno House, 339
Carr, John, 978
Carter, Lee O., 923
Cassidy, John J., 973
Catfish Hotel, 89, 339
Catholic churches and institutions, 361
Catholic church, Rosedale, 315
Catholic convents, 372
Catholic school, 363
Catley, James W., 608
Cavalry regiment, famous, 191
Celebrated Springs, 319
Cement industry, 483
Census figures for Kansas City, 327
Centennial display, 496
Central Avenue State Bank, 338
Central high school, 381
Cereals, 496
Charitable and Christian organizations, 341
Charles Blue Jacket, 31, 35
Chicago Great Western Railroad, 455
Chief Ketchum's death, 44
Chiefs of fire department, 309
Chiefs of police, 310
Chief who was a warrior, 24
Children's Home, 341
Childs, Wesley R., 828
Cholera, 112
Chouteau, August, 11, 319
Chouteau Brothers, 11
Chouteau, Cyprian, 11
Chouteau Family, 11
Chouteau, Francis, 11
Choutean, Pierre, 11, 319
Christian church, 357
Christian Science organizations, 358; schools, cost, 383
Christy, James M., 542
Chronister, Bert, 931
Churches, Bonner Springs, 322
Churches, Rosedale, 314
Church of war time days, a, 349
Circuit court clerk, 277
Circuit court judges, 277
"Citizen" 424
Citizens State Savings Bank, 338
City assessors, 310
City attorneys, 309
City clerks, 909
City counsellors, 309
City engineers, 309
City Hall in Kansas City, 331
City organized, Bonner Springs, 321
City Park, 330
City school history, 382
City treasurers, 309
City's forty school buildings, 384
City's great public library, 390
Civic organizations, 341
Civil government, strugle for, 129
Civil war brought ruin, 115
Civilization's advance agents, 41
Claflin, Oliver Q., 644
Clark, Geo. I., 82
Clark, Philo M., 874
Clark, William, 6
Clarke, Samuel, 1016
Clarkson, Colonel, captured, 211
Clasen, Samuel, 873
Clayton Powell, command of, 209
Clerks, circuit court, 277
Clerks, city, 309
Clerks, common pleas court, 277
Clerks, county, 277
Clerks, district court, 277
Clopper, David E., 611
Closed the door to slavery, 154
Clotfelter, A. Lloyd, 576
Clovers, 498
Club women took the lead, 392
Cobb, Colonel, logical address, 302
Coffey, Christopher F., 633
Coleman, James B., 576
Colonel Moonlight guarded the town, 232
Colonel Veale's heroic stand, 218
Colonel Weir's men, 204
Colorado in the Wyandotte district, 285
Colorado was part of Kansas, 170
Colored Methodist churches, Rosedale, 315
Coming of Wyandots to Kansas, 60
Commercial National Bank, 338
Commercial State Bank, Rosedale, 338
Commissioner districts established, 280
Commission form of government, 310
Commissioners of election, 310
Commissioners, police, 310
Commissioners, street, 310
Common pleas court clerks, 277
Common pleas court judges, 277
Congregational church, 349
Congregational church, Rosedale, 315
Congressman Madison's tribute, 163
Congress slow to act, 156
Connelley, William Elsey, 62
"Conservative" 157
Consolidated Kansas City Refining Company, 299
Consolidation of Kansas regiments, 195
Constitution approved by the people, 156
Convention did right, 180
Convention of young men, 148
Convention roll, 148
Cooke, George H., 949
Cook, Wylie W., 581
Cooperage and box factories, 481
Cooper, Judge Jesse, 264
Cornell, Dudley E., 857
Cornerstone laying, 400
Coronado, 182
Coroners, 277
Correspondents of long ago, 423
Cost of the schools, 383
Cotton industry, 482
Counsellors, city, 309
County attorneys, 276
County clerks, 277
County farm and crop statistics, 500
County machinery in motion, 273
County officers in fifty-two years, 276
County, organization of, 271
County seat at Wyandotte, 278
County superintendents of public instruction, 277
County surveyors, 277
County treasurers, 277
County's war record, 201
Courses of Kansas City Baptist Theological Seminary, 404
Court house blown down, 291
Court house, first, 279
Court house, Wyandotte county, 278
Courts under statehood, 286
Coy, William A., 963
Craft, Carlis C., 569
Crawford, William E., 583
Creative Act, 272
Croatian church, 369
Crockett, J. D. M., 914
Crooks, Captain Thomas, 264
Crooks, Julia F., 548
Crooks, Thomas, 546
Crop conditions, 489
Crossing at Byrom's ford, 217
Crossley, George W., 728
Cruise, John D., 469
Cubbison, James K., 559
Cunningham, Rev. J., 378
Curious things in the mail, 467
Curran, Robert, 627
Cut off the "Short Grass" country, 172
Dague, A. B. C., 856
"Daily Evening Globe" 427
Dana, J. W., 1048
Daniels, William H., 732
Darby, Harry, 966
Darnall, Charles D., 831
Dash for Kansas, 217
Davis, Colonel A. C., 261
Davis, Jefferson A., 807
Davis, William D., 541
Day on the firing lines, 238
Dean, Henry E., 597
Death of Chief Ketchum, 44
Death of Tecumseh, 30
Death of the founder, 399
Debate on the western boundary, 171
DeBover, Camiel, 994
Debus, George, 817
Debus, John, 594
Debus, William F., 989
Defeat of the plan, 176
Deitz, James N., 524
Deitzler, General, 222
Delahay, Judge Mark W., 424, 429
Delaware Baptist mission, 57
Delaware chiefs, 43
Delaware Methodist mission, 55
Delaware township, 281
Delawares, 39
Delawares as Irving saw them, 40
Delawares not given to fighting only, 43
Delawares treaty, 46
Delawares visited by Parkman, 41
Delawares wars on Pawnees, 39
Delights of pioneer travel by steamboat, 121
Democratic members refuse to sign, 155
Depredations of the Kansas, 25
Descendant of the Puritans, 402
Description of Indian village, 21
"Die Fackel," (The Torch) 426
Discovery of natural gas, 321
District court clerks, 277
District court judges, 277, 293
Dix, E. F., 972
Doctor Mather's offer accepted, 398
Doctors Speck, 257
Dogs bought the books, 392
Dougherty, James G., 265
Douglas, Stephen A., speech of, 179
Drake, Joseph F., 523
Dramshop cases, 289
Draper, Everett D., 722
Drennon, Edward, 627
Drought, Edward S. W., 718
Drought of 1860, 351
Dudley, John, 778
Duffels, Bernard, 816
Dunlap, Doniphan, 820

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