Gentry

A

Albany Ledger, Gentry County, Missouri, Abstracts, 1884-1887 (K0160)
0.1 c.f.

 Finding Aid

Book of abstracts of the news stories including entries on the people and events of Gentry County. A surname index is included at the end of the volume.

Counties

E

Lucille Eslinger Collection, no date (CA6443)
0.2 cubic feet

Clippings, postcards, photographs, and miscellaneous material largely concerning Albany, St. Joseph, and Columbia, Missouri, including material on the Women's Missionary Society of the First Presbyterian Church, Albany, MO, 1927-1930; photographs of the Patee House, St. Joseph, MO; and programs from schools, colleges, and organizations in Columbia, MO, 1888-1890.

G

Gentry County, Missouri, Historical Society Photograph Collection, 1969 (P1009)

Poster of presidents of the historical society from 1954 to 1969

Subjects

Counties

George W. Manning Postcard Collection, 1905 (P0617)
15 photographs

Copies of postcards of Albany, MO, ca. 1905.

Subjects

Counties

J

L

Lone Star School District Records, 1884-1895 (K0161)
0.1 c.f.

 Finding Aid

One-volume transcription of records of the school district records which includes names of tax payers for the district, minutes of the school board's meetings, lists of teachers for the school, financial records, and enumeration lists.

Subjects

Counties

M

Maschel Manring Papers, 1858-1880 (K0291)
0.3 c.f.

Manring was a businessman/farmer in Daviess and Gentry Counties, MO and also commissioned officer in the Union Army. Bound volumes used for multiple purposes including record book of Gentry County, MO School District #3; account book/ledger for livery business; Civil War diary; "A Trip to Kansas" describing nature of the land and soil, towns, and people; and general notes and personal financial records.

Counties

Julia McMichael McCormick Letter, 1861 (C2623)
0.02 cubic feet (1 folder)

 Finding Aid

To Thomas McMichael, Evansburg, PA, Aug. 8, 1861.

Letter to her father telling of her living conditions and what it is like to live in an area where fighting is continually going on. Describes Battle of Athens.

Counties

"Memories and Reminiscences of Early Days at Old Siloam," Clora Twedell Hunter, no date (C3539)
0.02 cubic feet (1 folder)

 Finding Aid

History of Siloam Springs, MO, written by one who spent her childhood there.

Counties

N

Northwest Missouri, Photograph Collection, 1831-1997 (P1124)

An artificial collection of photographs from Missouri's northwestern counties: Atchison, Holt, Andrew, Nodaway, Worth, Gentry, and DeKalb.

Subjects

O

"Old Palmer College," Homer Pyle, 1968 (C2589)
0.02 cubic feet (1 folder)

 Finding Aid

The collection contains a paper that was originally read before the Gentry County Historical Society, Stanberry, MO, April 1968.

Subjects

Counties

R

Reed Family Papers, 1894-1996 (C4065)
2.4 cubic feet

 Finding Aid

This collection includes the agricultural records, diaries, autobiographies, genealogical materials, letters, photographs, military records, and miscellaneous papers of the Reed family of Stansberry, Missouri.

Counties

Robert Birbeck Photograph Collection, 1912, 1957-1958, no date (P0618)
22 photographs

Photos of Gentry County historic buildings, ca. 1958.

Subjects

Counties

S

T

William Miles Todd Collection, no date (CA2776)
7 cubic feet, 3 oversize volumes

 Finding Aid

Genealogies and photographs of the Todd and related families, records pertaining to Gentry and Worth counties, Missouri, and records of Comstock Farm, Albany, Missouri.

Counties

U