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161. Literary Explorer Literary Explorer Feature article about Leawood, Kansas, author Candice Millard and her new book "Destiny of the Republic." Her first book, "The River of Doubt," about Theodore Roosevelt after his presidency, was published... Authors; Books; History;

162. Literary Excellence Honored Literary Excellence Honored Three Kansas City-area writers receive the 2006 William Rockhill Nelson Award for literary excellence: Candice Millard for non-fiction; Whitney Terrell for fiction; and Kevin Prufer for poetry. Awards; Authors;

163. Literary Deposits Literary Deposits Article describes the Kansas City Public Library's relocating to the historic First National Bank Building at 10th and Baltimore. The old, neo-classical section of the First National Bank Building began...

164. Literally a Beehive of Activity under Union Station Literally a Beehive of Activity under Union Station Illustrations and description of the high level of activity at Union Station and its surroundings, including high volumes of mail, including bees and other zoo animals being shipped, railroad cargo, and...

165. Literacy Services for Adults Literacy Services for Adults Publication prepared by the Kansas City Public Library.

166. Literacy For Life Endowment Fund Literacy For Life Endowment Fund Metal plaque (16in. x 20 in.) mounted on wood (20 in. x 24 in.) Inscribed in logo on top left: "100 Years, The Independent, established 1899." Inscription: "In memory of Robert P. Ingram Jr. on the 100th... Plaques; Literacy;

167. Lite Guard Lite Guard Discusses the prevalence of criminal activity at Ward Parkway Shopping Center and the perceived lack of action on the part of mall owners.

168. Listers and Cultivators Listers and Cultivators Report on the Western Manufacturing Company, maker of corn cultivators and other farming machinery. Includes interior photos of the wood and iron working departments inside the factory.

169. Listen to the Big Noise from the Bassman . . . Listen to the Big Noise from the Bassman . . . Homage to Milt Abel, a Kansas City bassist and jazz legend who died February 3, 2006. The author recalls memories of over 45 years of listening to Milt Abel play live in Kansas City.

170. List of Steamboat Wrecks on the Missouri River from the Beginning of Steamboat Navigation to the Present List of Steamboat Wrecks on the Missouri River from the Beginning of Steamboat Navigation to the Present Time Appendix of the 1897 annual report of the federal government's Chief of Engineers, describing and listing all known steamboat wrecks on the Missouri River in history, with maps.

171. List of Members of the Commercial Club of Kansas City List of Members of the Commercial Club of Kansas City Long list of members including directors and officers.

172. List of Billiionaires 102 Names Longer List of Billiionaires 102 Names Longer Article details the Forbes magazine list of worldwide billionaires. It states that there are 793 billionaires currently. From the Kansas City area, Donald Hall of Hallmark Cards ranked No. 428 on the list...

173. List & Clark Construction Company List & Clark Construction Company A 33 page typewritten manuscript with four additional pages at the end. Gives the history of the List & Clark Construction Company which was started in 1928. They were involved with railroads, highways,...

174. Lisle Hopkins Lisle Hopkins Photo and bio of Lisle Hopkins, partner of Maynard, Hopkins & Company, "wholesale liquor dealers, Nos. 2000 to 2004 Baltimore Avenue," established in 1889 as a partnership and in 1885 as a sole proprietorship...

175. Lisa Grey & Jason Pollen Lisa Grey & Jason Pollen Revivew of show at Unit 5 Gallery, May 4-June 23, 2007. Art exhibitions;

176. Liquor Store Sign Ignites Westside Controversy Liquor Store Sign Ignites Westside Controversy Describes the inclusion of what some considered an offensive depiction of a Mexican on the Royal Liquor Store sign.

177. Liquor Has Been Their Undoing: Liquor Trafficking and Alcohol Abuse in the Lower Missouri Fur Trade Liquor Has Been Their Undoing: Liquor Trafficking and Alcohol Abuse in the Lower Missouri Fur Trade Article about the corrupting effects of alcohol on Indians and "half-breed" Indians in the fur trade area of the Mississippi River valley, especially around Saint Louis, with maps and several illustrations....

178. Liquor Control Ordinance Liquor Control Ordinance

179. Liquid CO2 Protects Our Water's Quality Liquid CO2 Protects Our Water's Quality Photos and article (written by the director of the water department) about the economic improvements in water supply purification by the Kansas City Water Department through use of bulk liquid carbon dioxide...

180. Lipman Meyer Lipman Meyer Description of Lipman Meyer as an early real estate developer (traveling back and forth from Cincinnati) of the town of Wyandotte, Kansas at the age of 27 in 1857. Description of his western mercantile...