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141. Geff Reed Geff Reed Biographical article about Geff Reed, a pottery artist or artisan in 1968.

142. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo., Illustrated A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo., Illustrated

143. A Roster of the Lewis and Clark Expedition A Roster of the Lewis and Clark Expedition In addition to a list of events for May through July 2004, the article provides known genealaogical data for members of the expedition.

144. Harry E. Perrigo Harry E. Perrigo Photos, illustrations, and information on Harry Perrigo, a local inventor of a "free energy" device in the 1910s-1920s turning out to be a hoax. Energy source of "invention" supposedly "from thin air"...

145. Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Biographical description of Ann Slegman, author of the 1995 novel "Return to Sender" and of "nonfiction magazine articles" (formerly with "McCall's" magazine), etc.

146. G. Malcolm Lewis G. Malcolm Lewis File containing two pamphlets (one also a journal article) written by G. Malcolm Lewis, a college geography lecturer in England, about the early exploration of the Great Plains with maps and information...

147. Bryce Smith Bryce Smith Photo and bio of Bryce Smith (1878-1962), mayor of Kansas City from 1930 to 1938. Native of Indianapolis raised in Kansas City and joining his father's Smith Bakery before organizing his own Smith Great...

148. General Odon Guitar General Odon Guitar This article details the life of Columbia and Boone County, Missouri resident Odon Guitar. He attended the University of Missouri, fought in the Mexican War under Alexander Doniphan, became a legislator,...

149. 'Home on the Range' to Stay 'Home on the Range' to Stay Photos and article about the composition of the song "Home on the Range" at Smith Center, Kansas, in 1872 by Brewster Higley. Description of the song's origins being forgotten until the 1950s with actions...

150. A Conversation with . . . Tom Hoenig A Conversation with . . . Tom Hoenig Brief interview with Tom Hoenig, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. Hoenig discusses the movement of the bank to an area just southwest of Crown Center, from its Downtown building,...

151. Handbills and Posters Handbills and Posters File contains various handbills, posters, and related materials.

152. Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Photo and description of Shifra Stein, "a local author" of magazine articles and "approximately 20 books, whick range from a Kansas City restaurant guide to a book charting the best 'Day Trips from Kansas...

153. Bringing Back Downtown: The Design Exchange Bringing Back Downtown: The Design Exchange One of two buildings comprising the Design Exchange at 708-716 Broadway Boulevard, the other being the Eisen Building.

154. Architects of Local Buildings Architects of Local Buildings Architects of local buildings: (1) I. M. Pei (New York City), designer of the United Missouri Bank; (2) Harry Weese (Chicago), designer of the Mercantile Bank Building; (3) Louis Kahn (Philadelphia), designer...

155. 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...

156. A Kansan among the Indians A Kansan among the Indians Book review of "Willie Whitewater, the Story of W. R. Honnell's Life and Adventures among the Indians as He Grew Up with the State of Kansas" by Caroline Cain Durkee. Description of the book's subject,...

157. Groundbreaking Businesswoman Dies at Age 79 Groundbreaking Businesswoman Dies at Age 79 Article describing the life and career of Barbara Jean Pendleton, "whose pioneering climb at United Missouri Bank from teenage messenger to executive vice president inspirted a generation of professional...

158. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Entry describing the Gate City general storage and commission business at 1213-1215 Saint Louis Avenue.

159. Guadalupe Center marks opening of expanded site. Guadalupe Center marks opening of expanded site. The opening of the newly-expanded Guadalupe Center was celebrated on August 16, 2003 with a Mass, procession to the Center carrying the restored Madonnas, and festivities. Started in 1919 in three white...

160. Home Economists in Business Home Economists in Business Illustrations and information on the Greater Kansas City Home Economists in Business organization.