Genealogy & History
International Historical Statistics
Provides key economic and social indicators for the last 260 years.
Non-circulating local history and genealogy resources of the Kansas City Public Library.
Pendergast Years: Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression
Digitized documents from Kansas City's interwar period.
Through the Camera Lens: The Moving Picture World and the Silent Cinema Era, 1907-1927
Weekly film trade publication between 1907 and 1928.
Black Archives of Mid-America in Kansas City
Large collection of manuscripts and artifacts of the African American experience in the Midwest.
Census Bureau Data
Instant access to census statistics about any location in the United States
Dave Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections
Covers presidential, U.S. senatorial, and gubernatorial elections, polls, and predictions.
Digital Public Library of America
Digital format of America's libraries, archives, museums, and other institutions.
Jackson County, MO Historical Society
Promotes the study, appreciation, and interpretation of Jackson County's heritage.
Jackson County, MO Marriage Records
Find marriage licenses issued in Jackson County, Missouri.
Johnson County Kansas Genealogical Society
Information about the organization; includes roster of members and member surname index.
Kansas City MO Vital Records Office
Birth and death certificates for Kansas City, Missouri.
Kansas Office of Vital Statistics
Birth, death, marriage, and divorce records for the state of Kansas.
Kansas State Historical Society
Information about Kansas history.
Kansas State Historical Society - Genealogists
Research your Kansas roots.