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341. A Theater Name Shift: Title of Mainstreet Changed to the Missouri A Theater Name Shift: Title of Mainstreet Changed to the Missouri Article about the name change of the Mainstreet Theater to the Missouri Theater upon its purchase by the RKO company.

342. AC9 Lincoln High School Collection Finding Aid AC9 Lincoln High School Collection Finding Aid The Lincoln High School Collection contains yearbooks, photographs, and ephemera that document the activities of faculty, staff, and students at Lincoln High School in Kansas City, Missouri.

343. Linville Hays Linville Hays Biographical sketch of Linville Hays (here spelled Linville Hayes), a farmer in Westport Township of Jackson County starting about 1843. He was born in Callaway County, Missouri, in 1821 and came to Jackson...

344. From Tree to Trade From Tree to Trade Booklet on the history and operations of the Long-Bell Lumber Company with photos and a portrait of its founder R. A. Long, or Robert Long, on the second-to-last page.

345. 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.

346. 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...

347. Activities of the Kansas City Health Department in Relation to Social Hygiene Activities of the Kansas City Health Department in Relation to Social Hygiene Article about the Kansas City Health Department and its dealings with venereal, or "social" diseases, especially syphilis and gonorrhea, including discussions about their treatment at the General Hospital...

348. AC33 Warren (Armstrong) Jabali Collection Finding Aid AC33 Warren (Armstrong) Jabali Collection Finding Aid The Warren (Armstrong) Jabali Collection contains personal papers, photographs, and other materials related to the personal and professional accomplishments of American Basketball Association star Warren...

349. Kansas City: A Musical Portrait Kansas City: A Musical Portrait Article about photograph records of famous classical performers of the past, in addition to present (1962) performances associated with the Conservatory and the Philharmonic.

350. Above the Crowding Above the Crowding Article discusses the Conservatory of Music's need for more space, gives a historical timeline from its beginnings 100 years ago, and features successful graduates and some students.

351. About Town About Town File containing a description of Caroline Hyde Swift, or Caroline Swift, former Star journalist and winner of "the Eisenhower proclamation medal" for "efforts to further the pursuit of freedom and independence...

352. Advertisements in the Missouri Gazette--1808-1811 Advertisements in the Missouri Gazette--1808-1811 Article describing and excerpting several early ads from the "Missouri Gazette" newspaper, "the first newspaper published west of the Mississippi river," in Saint Louis, from 1808 to 1811, and printed...

353. Gashland Area Plan: Area Plan 40 Gashland Area Plan: Area Plan 40 Land use, long-range plans, and maps of the Gashland residential district, bounded by the Platte County line, Gladstone city limits, Northwest 96th, and North Brighton Avenue.

354. Boston investors and the early development of Kansas City, Missouri Boston investors and the early development of Kansas City, Missouri

355. Across Our Wide Missouri: A Vote of Principle; A Ruined Career Across Our Wide Missouri: A Vote of Principle; A Ruined Career Photo and biographical article about John Henderson (1827-1913), the senator from Missouri casting one of the last votes in the national Senate keeping President Andrew Johnson but in the process ruining...

356. Boost Oregon Trail for National System Boost Oregon Trail for National System Article about the public meeting involving the Jackson County Historical Society in considering the Oregon Trail, from Independence to Fort Vancouver, Washington, in inclusion with the National Trails...

357. A Quiet Profession for Caring People A Quiet Profession for Caring People Describes the current status of the funeral home industry.

358. About Town About Town Photo and article about former Fort Osage High School graduate Sara Ann Cooper, announcing her engagement "to Mr. Donald L. Blasingame" a player for the San Francisco Giants professional baseball team....

359. 'Nature Scarcely ever Formed a More Beautiful Place . . . . ' 'Nature Scarcely ever Formed a More Beautiful Place . . . . ' Overview of the travels of Zebulon Pike's Southwestern Expedition of 1806 through what is now the state of Kansas. The author writes that Pike and his men entered Kansas just north of present-day Fort...

360. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Livestock brokers at the Live Stock Exchange Building at the Stockyards.