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Local History Index (No Images, Only Citations)
Aerial Views (Curtiss Flying Service)
Business Buildings (Henry Green)
Coon-Sanders Nighthawks Orchestra
Eldridge Slides of Kansas City
Guadalupe Center Photographs
Guerrillas and Outlaws
Hargrave Photograph Collection
Journal-Post Photographs (Zeldin)
Photographs (General Collection)
Postcards (Mrs. Sam Ray's)
Music - Dance - Theater
Native American & Western Photograph Collection
Nelly Don Photographs
1951 Kansas City Flood
Nineteenth-Century Kansas City
South Central Business Association
Willis Castle Memorial Photographs
. ..Presenting Herold C. Hunt: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month
Illustrations and biographical article about Herold Hunt, 45-year-old "president of the American Association of School Administrators" (in Chicago) and former superintendent of the Kansas City School District...
. ..Presenting J. C. Nichols: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month
Photo and biographical article about Jesse Clyde Nichols, or J. C. Nichols, 67-year-old founder of the Country Club District, Country Club Plaza, J. C. Nichols Company and a nationally prominent urban...
. ..Presenting Jim Kem: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month
Portrait and biographical article about James Preston Kem, or James Kem, 56-year-old national senator from Missouri and a former "Kansas City lawyer with a comfortable home ina good residential district...
. ..Presenting John B. Gage: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month
Photo and biographical article about John Gage, former mayor of Kansas City from 1940 to 1946, afterwards serving as "attorney and a director of the Kansas City American Royal Association" and previously...
. ..Presenting John T. Schilling: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month
Photo, illustrations, and biographical article about John Schilling, co-founder (with his mentor Sam Adair) and manager of the WHB radio station in Kansas City in 1922. Raised in Kansas City and starting...
. ..Presenting L. P. Cookingham: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month
Photo and biographical article about Laurie Perry Cookingham, or L. P. Cookingham, 51-year-old city manager of Kansas City since his arrival here in 1940 (from Michigan) as part of the anti-Pendergast...
. ..Presenting L. Russell Kelce: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month
Biographical article about L. Russell Kelce, "chairman of the Chicago Great Western Railroad." Raised in Pittsburg, Kansas and coming to Kansas City in 1931 "as vice president in charge of operations"...
. ..Presenting Louis S. Rothschild: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month
Photo and biographical article about Louis Rothschild, "chairman of the City Plan Commission," president of the Rothschild's & Sons clothing store, and a director of Community Studies, Incorporated.
. ..Presenting M. Lee Marshall: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month
Photo and biographical article about M. Lee Marshall, "America's Number One Baker, a transplanted Kansas Citian who is the country's largest buyer of flour" as "Chairman of the board of the Continental...
. ..Presenting Milton McGreevy: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month
Photo and biographical article about Milton McGreevy, head of Harris, Upham & Company, investment brokers since 1931, raised in Kansas City.
. ..Presenting R. B. Caldwell: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month
Photo and biographical article about Robert Breckenridge Caldwell, or Robert Caldwell, "chairman of the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City." Native of Vandalia, Missouri coming...
. ..Presenting R. Crosby Kemper: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month
Biographical article about Rufus Crosby Kemper, Sr., or R. Crosby Kemper, Sr. (1892-1972), president of City National Bank and Trust Company of Kansas City (later United Missouri Bank) since taking over...
. ..Presenting Robert L. Mehornay: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month
Photo and biographical article about Robert Mehornay, 61-year-old president of the Mehornay Furniture Company and former superintendent of the Kansas City School District. Born in Kansas City in 1888 and...
. ..Presenting Roy Roberts: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month
Biographical article about Roy Roberts, editor of the Kansas City Star newspaper at 18th and Grand Avenues. Born in Muscotah, Kansas in 1887 and raised in Lawrence, Kansas before becoming a reporter for...
10 Questions with Will Matthews
Photo, interview, and biographical article about Will Matthews, a black jazz guitarist and native of Kansas City winning two Grammy Awards as "a member of the world renowned Count Basie Orchestra" of Kansas...
A Panoramic View of the "Lost" Townships
Article about the early roads and railroads of Jackson County settlements in and around Kansas City, including the Missouri Pacific Railroad and Wornall Road. "The first [Missouri Pacific] train from St....
10 Questions for Tom Watson
Interview with Tom Watson, "the most successful professional golfer to come from Kansas City". Watson discusses his future, favorite career moments, and fellow professional golfers.
Figure in Casino Skimming Case Dies
Charles D. Moretina, convicted in 1983 in a casino skimming investigation, died August 14, 2005, at the North Kansas City Hospital. ''Moretina and two other local crime figures, Carl ''Cork'' Civella and...
A Painterly Escape: Escape as an Artist for a Day in Historic Arrow Rock
Photo and article about the town of Arrow Rock, Missouri as a tourist site for Kansas Citians. Information about the town's Lyceum Theater (pictured) and 19th century Missouri artist George Caleb Bingham....
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