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date: 15 June 2024

Kansas City. 

Source:
The Oxford Companion to United States History
Author(s):
William S. WorleyWilliam S. Worley

The Missouri settlement that by the 1850s would be called Kansas City arose in the 1820s as a fur trading center at the junction of the Kansas and Missouri Rivers. By the 1830s hemp farming and the outfitting of settlers migrating west on the ... ...

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