Daily life

Keeping an eye on the servants: Pearline Soap

Gam Lee educates the Americans

Refrigeration in 1893 Kansas City

A "dirty, miserable, squalid, poverty-stricken place": Kansas City cleans up its act

Disappearing homesteads

The McElroy residence

Women's College Costs, 1893

The University of Kansas, Then & Now

Keeping up with the murphies: groceries in 1893 Kansas City

“Known and meritoriously recognized”: Kansas City Public Schools, 1893

The "smoke nuisance"

Aspiration and reaction in post-Reconstruction Kansas City