Building a City: A Detailed History of Kansas City, Kansas

McDowell, Joseph. Building a City: A Detailed History of Kansas City, Kansas. Kansas City: The Kansas City Kansan, 1973.

KANSAS CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY | DIGITAL HISTORY
Civil War on the Western Border: The Missouri-Kansas Conflict,1855-1865.
The Pendergast Years, Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression.
KC History, Missouri Valley Special Collections at the Kansas City Public Library.