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1. Face Off--The Plaza's Future: It's in Danger Face Off--The Plaza's Future: It's in Danger Half of an article arguing the negative side of the Plaza's future, pointing to the serious urban planning mistakes with uncontrolled development hurting the uniqueness of the place's intended land use...

2. A Record of Current Events: Beautifying Kansas City A Record of Current Events: Beautifying Kansas City Photos and captions for various parts of Kansas City's new park and boulevard system, describing its beautifying effect and increase of real estate values and transportation efficiency, including before...

3. A Proposed New Parking Lot A Proposed New Parking Lot Illustrated map of the "proposed new parking lot (outlined) for the Nelson Gallery of Art and Atkins Museum" at 45th and Rockhill Roads.

4. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Photo and bio of Dr. Edwin Kennedy Wilson, or Edwin Wilson, a physician born in West Virginia in 1854 and coming to Kasnas City in 1884.

5. A Reporter at Large: The River World A Reporter at Large: The River World Illustration and article about the author's voyage up the Missouri River (and later down the Mississippi River) on the Lesta K steamboat with descriptions of Kansas City and vicinity in the context of...

6. A Reaction against Reform A Reaction against Reform Article describing the reform policies of Mayor Beardsley leading to his replacement, including strict enforcement of anti-vice types of laws.

7. A Prominent Building Contractor of Kansas City A Prominent Building Contractor of Kansas City Short article featuring local building contractor S. J. Hayde. Several of the buildings are listed in the article that his company has built, as well as a photograph of him.

8. A Water Experience. .. A Water Experience. .. Combination fountain and pool designed for children.

9. Finest Airport on Earth Finest Airport on Earth Photo and brief history of the Kansas City Municipal Airport (later called the Downtown Airport) "between North Kansas City and Kansas City proper," dedicated in 1927 and opened in 1929 with four airlines...

10. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Biographical sketch of W. H. Pittenger, a farmer in Washington Township of Jackson County. Born in Ohio in 1835 and serving the Union in the Civil War (under General Ulysses Grant at the Battle of Vicksburg)...

11. A Question of Honor? A.W. Doniphan and the Mormon Expulsion of Jackson County A Question of Honor? A.W. Doniphan and the Mormon Expulsion of Jackson County Article primarily details Doniphan's legal involvement with the Mormons in Jackson County, Missouri, in the 1830s.

12. Fair Oak Church and Cemetery Fair Oak Church and Cemetery Manuscript with photo about the Fair Oak Church and Cemetery in Warrensburg, written by Agnes Ferry, with information about two of the church's founders in the 1840s, Salathiel Taggart (1824-1900) and...

13. A Professional Program for Teachers A Professional Program for Teachers Article about a professional teaching program for the high school and junior college teachers of Kansas City to improve their job security and performance.

14. A Solemn Ceremony at the Grave of Sarah Boone A Solemn Ceremony at the Grave of Sarah Boone Photo and caption about the gravesite of Daniel Morgan Boone and his wife Sarah Boone at the southeast corner of the former Metro Golf Course grounds at 63rd and Brooklyn Avenue, visited by the Daughters...

15. Fire Base Cairo: ". ..Bringing It All Home" Fire Base Cairo: ". ..Bringing It All Home" Photos of a re-enactment of the Vietnam War in a local park by the "Vietnam Veterans against the War."

16. 'Good Life' Is Hidden Jewel Downtown 'Good Life' Is Hidden Jewel Downtown This article focuses on one of Kansas City's less visible fountains called "The Fountain of Good Life". It was designed by George Tsutakawa. According to a quote in the article, he "became the preeminent...

17. A Reinforced Concrete Warehouse A Reinforced Concrete Warehouse Description of the warehouse to be built of reinforced concrete and to be located at Milwaukee Avenue and Central Street on lots 8-12, block 24 of the Goodrich Addition. Miss Sarah M. Shiedley signed a...

18. A Valentine for Tuffy A Valentine for Tuffy Article about organized crime member Tuffy DeLuna.

19. A Successful Organization: Sketch of the Work of the Local W. C. T. U. A Successful Organization: Sketch of the Work of the Local W. C. T. U. Portrait and biographical article about Mrs. Ira Lewis, "for more than ten years president of the local Central union of the Women's Christian Temperance union." History of the union, founded nationally...

20. Fairmount Park Fairmount Park Several photos of the park.