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image of Annual address of President J. H. Jackson delivered at the eighty-first annual session of the National Baptist Convention, U. S. A., Inc., September 7th, 1961, Municipal Auditorium Kansas City, MO

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N. pl: National Baptist Convention, 1961. Pamphlet. 32p. including one photo of Jackson, stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, front wrap stained, faint dampstain at top edge of rear wrap, a few pencil notations on last page else good condition.
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image of Come to my Garden Party. Japanese garden party given at the Concordia Turner Hall... Japanese decorations. Japanese novelties. Special cabaret. Music by Joe Lechner and 8 syncopated Japs... [invitation card]

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[St. Louis], n.d.. Undated early 20th century invitation, four-panel card, 3.75x6 inches, minor foxing.
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Desolation Pass

by Manly, Jack

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Published
1937
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$45.00

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Aurora, MO: Burney Bros, 1937. Hardcover. 391p., small stains on edges, shelfwear, first edition in very rubbed dark brown cloth boards with yellow titles faded to a greenish yellow. No copies located in OCLC as of 6/2021. Western Fiction with six-guns and badmen.
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Free J.B. Johnson / Young Black Innocent [pinback button]

by [Johnson, JB]

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Published
1973
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$35.00

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n.p., 1973. 2.25 inch diameter pin, very good. J.B. (Pike) Johnson was a 23-year-old Black man sentenced as an accomplice in the killing of a policeman. There were numerous problems with the trial, including mishandling of evidence in police custody and an affidavit signed by the killer asserting that Johnson had nothing to do with the incident; his case… Read more
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Free J.B. Johnson / Young, Black, Innocent [pinback button]

by [Johnson, JB]

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Published
1973
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n.p., 1973. 2.25 inch diameter pin, very good. J.B. (Pike) Johnson was a 23-year-old Black man sentenced as an accomplice in the killing of a policeman. There were numerous problems with the trial, including mishandling of evidence in police custody and an affidavit signed by the killer asserting that Johnson had nothing to do with the incident; his case… Read more
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The Story of a Life: for the consideration of the medical fraternity

by Hartland, Claude, with a foreword by C. A. Tripp

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Published
1985
ISBN
9780912516929
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$35.00

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San Francisco: Grey Fox Press, 1985. Hardcover. xvi, 99p., foreword, preface, introduction;very good first printing of this Grey Fox reissue of the 1901 document, in green cloth boards and green dj. Grey Fox Documents #1. Reissue of the 1901 autobiography, "the earliest ... of an avowed American homosexual" - rear cover blurb. The author was a Missourian who took… Read more
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image of [Fundrasing letter for Tom Mooney] To the Molders' Local Unions...

[Fundrasing letter for Tom Mooney] To the Molders' Local Unions...

by International Molders' Union of North America, Local 59

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Published
1933
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St. Louis, MO: Internatinal Molders' Union of North America, Local 59, 1933. One page printed fundraising letter, minor wear, 8.5x11 inches, printed on one side only, creased for mailing, minor browning else good condition. Printed signatures of Wm. Stephenson, President, Max Lessing, Cor. Rep. no. 10, Chas. Blome, President, Geo. Seth, Cor. Rep., no. 59. Advises locals to send… Read more
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Support Eric King [handbill]

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Published
2014
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npl: npub, 2014. Single sheet, printed one side only, 4.25x11 inches, two small smudges at bottom else very good condition. Handbill in support of King, an anarchist who was charged with an attempted firebombing of a government official's office in Kansas City, MO in 2014. King is still in prison as of this writing (1/2021).
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Rebuilding the world, an outline of the principles of anarchism

by Robinson, John Beverley

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Published
n.d.
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$40.00

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Bombay, India: Libertarian Book House, n.d.. 40p., staplebound pamphlet, paper toned, otherwise very good. Author's name misspelled "Jhon" on cover. "The articles in this booklet were written by John Beverly Robinson in "Reedy's Mirror" in St. Louis, Missouri. They first appeared under a pseudonym - 'Bemis. '" - publisher's introduction.
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image of Disarm authority! Arm your desires! Common perspectives on ourselves, our world and social change

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Columbia, MO: Columbia Anarchist League, [199-]. 16p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, wraps worn, slightly misbound else very good zine.
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image of Barnhill - Tichenor debate on socialism. As it appeared in The National Rip-Saw

Barnhill - Tichenor debate on socialism. As it appeared in The National Rip-Saw

by Barnhill, John Basil and Henry M. Tichenor

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Published
1914
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Saint Louis: The National Rip-Saw Publishing Co, 1914. 63, [i]p., textblock only, lacking the outer covers. Rip-Saw library no. 101.
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image of Erskine Johnson: an innocent man on death row

Erskine Johnson: an innocent man on death row

by [Johnson, Erskine]

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Published
n.d.
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Berkeley: Erskine Johnson Defense Committee, n.d.. Six-panel brochure, 3.75x8.5 inches, very good. On the case of a Black man in prison for killing a white store clerk in Memphis in 1983. Argues that his trial was flawed and that he had been in Missouri at the time, solicits donations.
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image of The Missouri Whipsaw [three issues]

The Missouri Whipsaw [three issues]

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Published
1965
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$20.00

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Columbia, MO: Local Columbia Socialist Party, 1965. Three issues of the mimeographed newsletter, vol. 1 nos. 6, 7, and 8 (misnumbered 7). Staples rusted; first issue rather stained. Includes updates on SDS protests against Vietnam and other student activism; an overview of developments on the Left for locals who may feel cut off or left out because of distance… Read more
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image of Investigation of Communist activities in the St. Louis, Mo., area; hearing before the Committee on Un-American Activities, House of Representatives, Eighty-fourth Congress, second session

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Washington DC: GPO, 1956. Paperback. Four volumes (vi, 4721-4801, vi, 4803-4888, vi, 4889-4991, vi, 4993-5084, vi p.), wraps with some creasing & wear else good condition.
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Current. No. 3

by Big River Earth First!

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Published
1990
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Pacific, MO: Big River Earth First!, 1990. 12-page newsletter, 8.5x11 inches, horizontal fold, mailing address and stamp on back cover. Discussion of ecological crises in the region, protests, correspondence from readers, and more.
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image of The teething thirties, a young girl's search for maturity during the depression

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New York: The William-Frederick Press, 1968. Paperback. 114p., slightly shelf worn wraps with a minor pen squiggle on front wrap, previous owner's inscription on front blank end paper else good condition. Missouri author.
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image of Discomfit. Vol. 1 no. 3 (January/February 1989)

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Kansas City, MO: One Hundred Flowers Publishing Group, 1989. 28p., tabloid format newspaper, horizontal fold, pages toned, otherwise very good.
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Views poetic, other portraits

by Washington, Oscar D.

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Published
1993
ISBN
9781883069018
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St. Louis, MO: Nesb Publishers, 1993. Paperback. 175p., wraps, very good condition. African American poet and songwriter.
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image of Take stock of McDonnell! Outside stockholders meeting... People or Profits [poster]

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[St. Louis, MO]: Peace Center, [197-]. 18x12 inch screenprint poster, very good. The rally was apparently intended to draw attention to the role of McDonnell Douglas in the Vietnam War. Attributed to St. Louis by the address of the Peace Center, 6244 Delmar.
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image of Civic Views: KC's open-minded publication for the 90's; vol. 1, #1, June 21, 1993; Pride Festival - Stonewall Arts Festival

Civic Views: KC's open-minded publication for the 90's; vol. 1, #1, June 21, 1993; Pride Festival - Stonewall Arts Festival

by Robinson, Chuck, editor, Julie Frankl, J. Mikeal Hagedorn, Lynell Smades, Shawn McGee et al.

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Published
1993
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Kansas City: Kansas City Freedom Press, 1993. Magazine. 21p., 8.5x11 inches, essays, news, opinion, events, illustrations and photos, ads, business listings, very good magazine in stapled white pictorial wraps.
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