History of Prairie References

  1.   Abstract of Title, home of Clayton Barnett, 6246 Mission Road.
  2.   Prairie School in Ye Olden Days, Edgar A. Porter.
  3.   Records of the Superintendent of Public Instruction of Johnson  County, Kansas 1873-1901. These books are at the Johnson  County Historical Museum.
  4.  Biographical material obtained from writing of Edgar A. Porter,  Annuals of the Shawnee Methodist Mission and Manual Labor  School, The Story of Prairie Village (J.C. Nichols Company).
  5.   Land deed on file at #512 Administration office.
  6.   Barnett Abstract of Title and writing of Edgar Porter.
  7.   Edgar A. Porter, two documents.
  8.   Account by Thomas J. Coppock, Leda Coppock Hollowell, Mary    Coppock Clay.
  9.   Records of Superintendent of Public Instruction.
  10.   Coppock Account.
  11.   Kansas City Star, 1912,  March 4, 1948.
  12.   Recollections of Albert Paschel, Keith Spencer, Audley Porter,  May Hahn Smith.
  13.   Account by Mrs. Richard Powell.
  14.  The Story of Prairie Village, Johnson County, Kansas. Public    Relations Department, J.C. Nichols Company, Kansas City, MO.
  15.  Announcement of Grant, State Department of Public Instruction,  Topeka, Kansas.