The State Historical Society of Missouri-Columbia

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Anonymous letter complaining about corruption and gambling in Kansas City.

Letter from Lloyd C. Stark to James M. Pendergast noting the success of Guy Park in the election, the death of Doc Biggs, and other matters.

Letter from Walton Holmes to C. A. Leedy advising Missouri gubernatorial candidate Francis Wilson to work with a Kansas City campaign manager who is not affiliated closely with the Pendergast machine.

Letter from Charles Maguire of the Maguire Coal Company to gubernatorial candidate Lloyd Stark. Maguire details his reasons for supporting Stark in the upcoming election and the shortcomings of his opponent.

Letter from Dorman H. O'Leary to Governor Lloyd C. Stark discussing actions taken against Jackson County politicians including County Prosecutor W. W. Graves and Sheriff James Williams.

Letter from Harry S. Truman, presiding judge of the Jackson County Court to Missouri Governor Guy Park, expressing his support for recent budget legislation.

Letter updating Lloyd Stark on his interactions regarding his candidacy for governor. Copy of document SHSMO-C0004-F08102-0001.

Letter from W. G. Lynch to Governor Lloyd C.

Letter from M. O. Raine to Tom Pendergast recommending Paul Sparks for appointment as Liquor Department Inspector. A handwritten followup from Pendergast to Governor Park indicates his recommendation of Sparks as well.

Letter from J. A. Hemphill to Major Lloyd C. Stark, prior to his election as governor of Missouri.

Letter from G. H. Smart to Governor Lloyd C. Stark, reporting suspicious hiring practices in the Works Progress Administration in Clair and Henry Counties, saying that he was "laid off becasue [he] didn't vote to suit the Pendergast bunch" while others who were unqualified received jobs.

Letter from Ewing Young Mitchell, Jr. to Marie Plummer on January 18, 1937. Mitchell confirms that he sent a letter to Judge Ewing C. Bland concerning Plummer's termination at the District Court of Appeals in Kansas City.