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341. Lie Down for America: How the Republican Party Sows Ruin on the Great Plains Lie Down for America: How the Republican Party Sows Ruin on the Great Plains In this article Frank, author of 'What's the Matter with Kansas?', explores the phenomenon of working-class midwesterners voting Republican against what would seem to be their best interests. He discusses...

342. Library's Book Sale Moved to River Market Library's Book Sale Moved to River Market Short notice in the paper that the Kansas City Public Library Friends of the Library organization will this year have their annual book sale in the River Market at 305 W. 5th Street.

343. Library World News: May Join Teachers' Retirement System Library World News: May Join Teachers' Retirement System Article about the retirement system of the Kansas City Public Library, possibly joining "the Teachers' Retirement System" in 1944 and including the following retired librarians: Priscilla Burd, Minnie...

344. Library World News: Kansas Travel Exhibit Library World News: Kansas Travel Exhibit Article about the "Pageant of American Travel Week" at the Kansas City Public Library in 1941, with exhibits at each branch "built around the historic dates outstanding in United States history," including...

345. Library World News: Circulation Increasing Library World News: Circulation Increasing Short article about increased circulation in the library and a new circulation system adapting to war rationing.

346. Library with Focus on Spanish Opens Today Library with Focus on Spanish Opens Today Photos and article about the opening on September 10, 2001 of "the Irene H. Ruiz Biblioteca de las Americas" (formerly the West Branch Library) of the Kansas City Public Library system, also known as the...

347. Library Situation in Missouri Library Situation in Missouri Article about the history of library service in Missouri, showing its low rankings compared to other states, especially in rural areas, and describing the efforts to combat this by the Missouri Library...

348. Library Receives Legendary Jazz Collections Library Receives Legendary Jazz Collections Pam McShann, daughter of Jay McShann, has donated her father's papers to the Special Collections Department at Miller Nichols Library. The collection, which includes videos of interviews, photographs,... Jazz; Libraries; Archives;

349. Library Publicity: Posters for the Library Library Publicity: Posters for the Library Photos (of illustrated posters) and article about the posters and poster-making organized "the Publicity Department of the Kansas City, Mo., Public Library" and produced by "three young high school graduates."...

350. Library Opens to Fanfare Library Opens to Fanfare Story covers the grand opening of the South Kansas City Branch Library located at 75th and Grand. Includes photographs of the exterior and interior of the building. Branch was later named Waldo in honor...

351. Library of Congress displays 'Missouri Kid' Robbery Story Library of Congress displays 'Missouri Kid' Robbery Story Library of Congress exhibit features recent Pinkerton Detective Agency records. Includes perhaps Missouri's most notorious outlaw, William "The Missouri Kid" Rudolph. He and George Collins robbed a bank...

352. Library Gives 87 Years of Service Library Gives 87 Years of Service

353. Library Earns Highest Honor Library Earns Highest Honor Nominated by U.S. Representative Emanuel Cleaver, the Kansas City Public Library was one of five U.S. libraries to recieve the 2008 National Medal for Museum and Library Services given by the Institute... Awards; Libraries;

354. Library District Revitalization Initiative: Downtown Kansas City, Missouri Library District Revitalization Initiative: Downtown Kansas City, Missouri Submission for a 2005 Downtown Achivement Award from the International Downtown Association. This document, prepared by Downtown Council of Kansas City, Missouri, describes the project which centered on...

355. Library Directors of the Kansas City Public Library Library Directors of the Kansas City Public Library First librarian: Mrs. Carrie Westlake Whitney, or Carrie Whitney, March 1881-June 1, 1911. Second librarian: Mr. Purd B. Wright, June 1, 1911-July 1, 1938. Acting librarian: Ms. Irene Gentry, 1937-March... Librarians;

356. Library Association News: Missouri Library Association News: Missouri News about the annual meeting of the Missouri Library Association in Springfield, Missouri, regarding library publicity methods and the "importance of providing to the citizenry information on vital issues...

357. Library an Area Asset Library an Area Asset Article about the "new Linda Hall Library, a public science and technology library for Kansas City," describing its statement of policy, with photos.

358. Libraries--Special--Jackson County Law Library Libraries--Special--Jackson County Law Library Map (of the interior of the building at 1125 Grand Avenue) and information on the history of the Jackson County Law Library, formed with the establishment in 1871 of the Kansas City Law Library Association...

359. Libraries--Special--Eisenhower Libraries--Special--Eisenhower Photos, illustrations, maps, and information on the Dwight D. Eisenhower Library built about 1962. Part of the Eisenhower Center (along with the home and museum dedicated in the 1940s) in Abilene, Kansas,...

360. Libraries--Special--Catholic Community Libraries--Special--Catholic Community