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81. 1903 Flood 1903 Flood

82. A Reprieve for the General Tire Building A Reprieve for the General Tire Building Condemnation of building halted on the "first true Art Deco style structure of the city when constructed in 1928" at 1500 Baltimore Avenue.

83. A Visit by Helen Keller: Blind Leader Stops Here on the Way to Japan A Visit by Helen Keller: Blind Leader Stops Here on the Way to Japan Photo and biographical article about Helen Keller, a prominent leader of blind people, staying in Kansas City "for a 2-day visit at the home of R. Bryson Jones" at 1045 West 56th Street on her way to a...

84. A Report on Juvenile Violence in Kansas City, Missouri A Report on Juvenile Violence in Kansas City, Missouri Study of juvenile crime factors by census tract in eastern Kansas City, examining individuals and territories of gangs, with tables and maps.

85. $10,000 Grant Received for Further Restoration of Harris-Kearney House $10,000 Grant Received for Further Restoration of Harris-Kearney House Brief description of William Brace, or W. J. Brace, "chairman and president of the Gleaner-Harvester Corporation" and "one of Kansas City's earliest automobile dealers and distributors, associated with...

86. 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. I. Meador, "a progressive farmer of Prairie township," Jackson County, born in Tennessee in 1832 and coming to Jackson County, Missouri, in 1880.

87. A Resurrection of Native Arts and Crafts: The St. Louis World's Fair, 1904 A Resurrection of Native Arts and Crafts: The St. Louis World's Fair, 1904 Article about the expositions for Indian arts and crafts at the 1904 Saint Louis World's Fair, with photos of displays by several Indian tribes, including Geronimo himself.

88. A Revamped Ford Plant A Revamped Ford Plant Illustration and article about the additions to the Ford Motor Company assembly plant at 11th and Winchester Avenue, describing its area and interior.

89. A Plain M. Claudel: Informality Prevails as the French Ambassador Arrives for Kansas City Visit A Plain M. Claudel: Informality Prevails as the French Ambassador Arrives for Kansas City Visit Article about the visit to Kansas City by Paul Claudel, "French ambassador to the United States," with photos and description of him as "the greatest Catholic poet in the world today."

90. Fine Printing in Missouri from 1880 to 1930 Fine Printing in Missouri from 1880 to 1930 First of a two-part series of articles on the history of "[p]rinting as an art form" in Missouri, "starting with the 1880s" with private printing companies in mainly Kansas City and Saint Louis working...

91. A Portfolio of Local Inventors A Portfolio of Local Inventors Illustrations and descriptions of local inventors and their inventions from the late 19th and early 20th centuries including suspenders developed by firefighter George Hale for carrying "more than 100...

92. A Treasure Leaves Town: Gertrude Keith a Force in Earliest Corridor Developments A Treasure Leaves Town: Gertrude Keith a Force in Earliest Corridor Developments Short review of Gertrude Keith's contributions to the city. Mayor Kay Barnes proclaimed April 27, 2003, as Gertrude Keith Day, and in May 2003, the Parks and Recreation Commission named the library/resource...

93. A Sense of Place in Trenton A Sense of Place in Trenton Grundy County seat celebrates its heritage at Missouri Day Festival.

94. A Portfolio of New Deal Reconstruction A Portfolio of New Deal Reconstruction Photos, maps, and description of the river control and navigation improvements on the Missouri River part of the federal government's New Deal. Description of the "six-foot channel between St. Louis and...

95. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. Biographical sketch of John Cox, "regarded as the oldest male settler in Brooking township, Jackson county, Missouri," born in 1822 and moving to Jackson County in about 1832 as a farmer.

96. A Scene Truly Terrible: Earthquake A Scene Truly Terrible: Earthquake Article about the major earthquake in New Madrid, Missouri, in 1811-1812, with painted illustrations.

97. A Tradition of Excellence--A Commitment to Care A Tradition of Excellence--A Commitment to Care Photos and text about the origins and founding of the hospital in 1909.

98. A Rose in Any Other Garden A Rose in Any Other Garden Article features Sarajane S. Aber and her association with the Kansas City Rose Society. She has been a member of the organization for 30 years with 22 of those years as rose garden chairwoman. The society...

99. F. L. Kaufman Residence F. L. Kaufman Residence Photo of the "residence of F. L. Kaufman, 2817 Troost Avenue."

100. '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...