Politics

Kansas City streets and ladies’ skirts


'A paradise for tramps': Lorenzo Lewelling tackles vagrancy laws


Black crepe in the Silver city: Argentine goes dry


Civilized and Wild: Native American memories


A substantial wrong was done: the Hawaii annexation debate


“The more barbarous the nation….” Democrats and patronage after the 1892 election


Kansas 1893: The Great Crankery


The Civil War – Thirty years after


“When a Kansan kicks on water in his whiskey it must be nearly all water”: Prohibition in 1893 Kansas


Jingoism takes control


Politics and Parks: the creation of Kansas City's system of parks and boulevards


The Battle Ground for the Nations: anti-Catholicism and the American Protective Association


Altgeld and the Anarchists