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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
11th Street Historic District
Nomination form for the National Register of Historic Places for the 11th Street historic district of Downtown Kansas City (partially called Petticoat Lane).
Federal Government Invests in Historic Northeast
The Social Security Administration is building a new state-of-the art structure on Independence Boulevard in the Northeast area of the city. The building will sit on the southwest corner of Independence...
2004 Special Medical Edition, Kansas City's Top Doctors
Section of this issue which contains articles and information concerning local health care and doctors. The top doctors listed include: Mark Austenfeld, Dan Gurba, Marcus Neubauer, Rajesh Pahwa, Sarah...
A Professional Program for Teachers
Article about a professional teaching program for the high school and junior college teachers of Kansas City to improve their job security and performance.
A New South Side Bank
At 31st and Main Streets.
Art and Artists: This Area at Dawn of the West Unfolds in Mural
Biographical article about Mrs. Aileen Franklin, painter of a new mural in the Columbia National Bank, with her Jackson County home studio at "North river and Kentucky roads" and other murals "in the Kansas...
Executives at Home: A Modern Masterpiece
Article about the restoration of the notable house, "a streamlined celebration of the machine age," in the Country Club District, filmed in the movie "Mr. And Mrs. Bridge" and occupied by a building designer's...
A Positive Power Force
Profile on Inez Kaiser, a Kansas City civil rights activist known for her work in promoting the role of African-American women in business and community service. In the 1950s, Kaiser began her career as...
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'."...
A Practice of Loose Lending and Little Repayment
Discusses the practices and activities of the Downtown Minority Development Corporation under the leadership and guidance of James I. Threatt.
A Question of Control
Biographical article about Dan Quisenberry, ace relief pitcher for the Kansas City Royals baseball team.
A Pioneer Remembers
Autobiographical article about Edmund Lee, a western freighter born about 1841 in West Virginia as "a cousin of General Robert E. Lee" and moving to Sibley, Missouri, in 1853.
A Pop Concert from a TV Studio
Description of the first television broadcast of the orchestra, done on three local stations from the WDAF-TV studios.
Arthur E. Hertzler
Bibliography of Publications by A. E. Hertzler, M.D.
Arts: Keeping the Blues Alive in KC
Photo and article about the history of the Kansas City Blues Society, founded in 1981 at the Charlotte Street Mission and growing to become "a national force" by 2001 with signing of several prominent...
A Place to Play
The Twelfth Street Heritage Development Corporation hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony for the Champions Sports Complex at Woodland Elementary School located at 711 Woodland Avenue. This is located near...
Fels Distilling Company
Fels Distilling Company located at 415-417 Delaware.
An Interview With Richard Estevez
Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded November 19, 1977. 2 sound cassettes (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 2 sound discs; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide...
A Retired Methodist Minister with Two Score Slaves Transformed into a Plantation 365 Acres North of of Thirty-First Street at Troost, Which He Found a Wilderness
Illustrated map and biographical article about Reverend James Porter (1786-1851), a pioneer Methodist minister arriving in Jackson County from Tennessee with his mother in 1829 before settling in Kansas...
A Story of the Development of the Parks and Recreation Department Published on the Occasion of Its Diamond Jubilee: 1892-1967
Listing of the various parks in the city in 1967 with photos, history, and descriptions.
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