Genealogy & History

Post Date: Wed, September 24, 2014

Birth, death, marriage, and divorce records for MO.

Nineteenth Century Collections Online
Post Date: Tue, September 9, 2014

Primary source collections of the 19th century.

The Pendergast Years
Post Date: Mon, March 12, 2018

Digitized documents from Kansas City's interwar period.

Post Date: Wed, May 14, 2008

Historical fire insurance maps for towns in Missouri and Kansas.

Slavery and Anti-Slavery
Post Date: Fri, June 27, 2014

Historical documents on the transatlantic slave trade.

  Through the Camera Lens: The Moving Picture World and the Silent Cinema Era, 1907-1927
Post Date: Wed, July 2, 2014

Weekly film trade publication between 1907 and 1928. 

Archive-It logo
Post Date: Tue, November 2, 2021

Explore the Kansas City Public Library's archive of local websites, blogs and social media. These sites will be preserved in perpetuity, offering a snapshot of local life as available on the web at the time of capture.