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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
Agencies Find Home at Thacher
The Thacher Multicultural Center at 5008 Independence Avenue provides "an array of services to English language learners and their families" in the Kansas City School District. A number of community agencies...
Airlines in the Kansas City Area
Folder contains photos, illustrations, maps, and information on airlines in the Kansas City area.
About Faces: Minnie Hauk
Brief description of the life and career of Minnie Hauk, an opera singer born on a farm near Sumner, Kansas, and returning to the area in 1883 for performances in Kansas City, Leavenworth, and Lawrence....
A Post Card from Old Kansas City
Photo of 1937 Plaza Christmas lights, used as a post card.
Passage about the financing of the Exchange Building in 1884-1886 for the Board of Trade.
Ex-Official Killed in Car Crash
Dale Baumgardner, former Jackson County executive and former Blue Springs mayor, was killed December 10, 2004, in a two-car accident near Lake of the Ozarks. While Baumgardenr was mayor of Blue Springs,...
Explanation of Map
Map and explanation of labeled "places and routes of importance in Kansas previous to 1854," including Cantonment Martin and other forts, the Shawnee Methodist Mission, and various Santa Fe Trail stopping-points...
A Postcard from Old Kansas City
Photo and history of the Grand Opera House at 7th and Walnut, built "on land that had. ..been the site of the old Midland theater, formerly the Panorama house, famous for the spectacle 'The Battle of Gettysburg'."...
Aging Process: Better than the Alternative?
Review of photography show at the University of Missouri-Kansas City Gallery of Art.
Airline Expands Nonstop Offerings
Midwest Airlines considers Kansas City its second base of operations. It will add seasonal, nonstop flights to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and New Orleans from Kansas City beginning in December. The airline...
Experiences at Fort Bridger with the Shoshones
Autobiographical account of the author, pictured as the son of Louis Vasquez (1798-1868), Jim Bridger's partner at Fort Bridger and in Westport, including their encounters with Shoshone Indians there,...
A Midtown Renaissance
Article about the revitalization of Westport and/or Midtown Kansas City, including business organizations and neighborhood associations reclaiming the area after decades of post-war suburban flight, through...
A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo.
Biographical sketch of Dr. Walter Sewell Wheeler, or Walter Wheeler, a physician born in Virginia in 1859 and moving to "Moundville, Missouri" in 1885 before coming to Kansas City in 1888, with residence...
A Preliminary Survey of Missouri Archaeology, Part IV: Ancient Cultures and Sequence
Fourth article in a series about the sequence of ancient people and animal remains found in Missouri, including the "first instance of man-made objects found with extinct animal remains. ..in 1838," with...
Agricultural Hall of Fame and National Center
Photos and article about "the new director and a new look" at "the Agricultural Hall of Fame near Bonner Springs, Kans., to rekindle interest in the museum," with buggies, farm machinery, etc.
Photos and captions about announcers and performers on local radio shows including Melba Hardaway of W9XBY's "The Friendly Neighbor," Paul Henning of KMBC's movie reviews, Tom Collins and James McQueeny...
Aguirre Community Center Update
Article describes the problems of the Tony Aguirre Community Center, which is still not completed four years after it was begun. Budget problems, poor building design and problems with the builder have...
Famous Local Musician: Allen Monroe
Profile article on keyboardist Allen Monroe, getting his start in the Kansas City music scene when he was in high school. He and local musicians Wes Blackman and the late Aaron Strawn formed a band called...
Ewing Kauffman (1916-1993) was the founder of Marion Laboratories and owner of the Kansas City Royals baseball team. He was born on September 21, 1916, and died on August 1, 1993. He had a private funeral...
A Principal Remembered
There are two letters in the "Letters to the Editor" column concerning long time school educator Marietta Hockaday who died October 2, 2004. She was a principal in the Kansas City School District for 50...
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