The History of Area Families
The full story and additional photographs are available at the Museum for these landmarks and countless other businesses and properties that play an important role in Raytown's history.
The Life of Herman Basler
The Little Blue is a tributary of the Missouri River and passes through communities large and small from Grandview to Sibley. Traces of many Indian paths cross the river, dating back hundreds, if not thousands of years. The Lewis and Clark Expedition passed the delta of the Little Blue in 1804. Please click through the photos to learn some of the Little Blue story.