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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
A Collection on the Move
Article summarizes the movement of materials belonging to the Marr Sound Archives from their current location to the automated storage and retrieval system added to the Miller Nichols Library in 2011....
Archives; Libraries; Librarians;
A Collector Extraordinaire
David Spivey is the subject of the Tribute section of the Remembrances column. "Born in Oklahoma, David spent most of his life in Kansas City. He was a graduate of Rockhurst High School, Central Missouri...
Art dealers; Collectors;
A Collector's Guide to Kansas City Antique Shops: Where to Find "the Good Stuff"
Photos and article about antique stores in the Kansas City area.
A Colorful Career Comes To a Close
Prominent Kansas City sports figure Jerry Green died August 15, 2007, at the age of 77. He was "a flamboyant Kansas City businessman who owned banks and radio stations and tried to buy the Kansas City...
Business people; Radio stations; Automobile dealerships; Banks;
A Colorful Shop Building: First Structure Completed in Country Club Plaza Development Is Brightened by American Adaptation of Spanish Motif
Photos and article about "the first building to be completed in the very ambitious Country Club Plaza business development outlined in that general vicinity by the J. C. Nichols Company." Designed in "Spanish...
A Community Abandoned: W. W. Phelps' 1839 Letter to Sally Waterman Phelps from Far West, Missouri
Article containing a letter written by Phelps dated May 1, 1839, as well as an analysis of the contents. Also a photograph of Phelp's house in Far West, Missouri, and of his tombstone in Salt Lake City,...
A Community Hidden but Close
Discusses the culture of a group of homeless people in Kansas City.
A Community Service Experiment That Works
Article about the Community Service Division, a new part of the city's welfare department, designed to promote "community planning and community responsibility."
A Comparison: Three Hundred and Eighty-six Electors Sign Mr. Slavens' Certificate
List of some of the citizens of Westport voting in the 1894 mayoral election.
A Compilation of All the Treaties between the United States and the Indian Tribes, Now in Force as Laws
Book compiling all of the Indian treaties in United States history, including those from Missouri and Kansas.
A Complete Set of Surveys and Plats of Properties of Kansas City, Missouri: Compiled and Drawn from Official Record and Actual Surveys
Book of maps available for use on microfilm only.
A Computer in the Cast
Article examining the computerized effects for the Missouri Repertory Theater behind the curtains.
A Conceptual Analysis of the Stephen N. Dwight Building
A 30 page photocopied typewritten paper first written in 1970 and later revised in 1974. Includes copy of Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) Worksheet.
A Condemned Man
Article describes the offer of Kansas City, Missouri to compensate Paul Thomas, owner of the Justrite Stamp Company for his property at 1301 Grand. The author reports that the city has offered Justrite...
A Condensed History Of Music In Kansas City
A six-page, typewritten paper that gives a brief history of some music related events in Kansas City history.
A Conversation with . . . Mark Ernst
Interview with Mark Ernst, president and chief executive officer of H & R Block.
A Conversation with . . . Bob Bernstein
Interview with Bob Bernstein, co-founder, with Skip Rein, of Bernstein-Rein Advertising.
A Conversation with . . . Carol Marinovich
Article profiling Carol Marinovich, named Kansas Citian of the Year for 2005 by the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce. Marinovich was the first female elected to the Kansas City, KS City Council...
A Conversation with . . . Gary Forsee
Interview with Gary Forsee, who replaced Bill Esrey as CEO of Sprint in 2003 during a period of turmoil for the company. Introductory material in the article provides a brief synopsis of the history of...
Telephone industry; Telecommunications industry;
A Conversation with . . . Irene Cumming
Profile of Irene Cumming, President and CEO of the University of Kansas Hospital. Cumming led the hospital's transition from part of the Kansas state university system to an independent legal entity in...
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