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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 Health Center with More
The new Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center, located at 825 Euclid Ave. across the street from the prior facilities, cost $25.1 million. The metal-and-glass builidng was designed to resemble a pelican, the...
Health care facilities; Poor persons;
A Helping Hand Annex
Addition of new facility to previously existing building for use by the Helping Hand Institute.
A Hero In Education
Featured obituary for Russell Jones who was first superintendent of the reorganized Park Hill School District, from 1946 to 1969. He died June 26, 2006, at age 93. "He guided the district through two decades...
A Hero's Welcome Home
Article describes the new home presented to Kansas City firefighter Stephen Johnson in a 2005 episode of the ABC reality television show "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition." Johnson was one of six local firefighters...
Houses; Interior design; Television programs; Architecture;
A Hidden Gem
The "Castle's View" column features Antoine's or the Antoine Seed Company located in Independence, Missouri. It appears that four generations of the Antoine family have been running the store for over...
A High School on Easy Street
Article describing the advantaged way of life of students at the private high school Pembroke Hill at State Line and Ward Parkway.
Private schools; Students;
A High School That Lost Its Value
Discusses the demise of Southwest High School.
A High School That Works
The class of 2010 will be the first graduating class from Cristo Rey Kansas City, a Catholic, college-prep high school. Students spend one day a week working primarily in a business and this helps to pay...
A High-Quality Facelift
Review of the renovation of Quality Hill Playhouse, a 153-seat theater at 303 W. 10th Street in Kansas City. The first two phases of the three-phase project have been completed. Once the required funds...
A Higher Standard of Maintenance
Photos and article about the "distinctive Great Ape House" at the Kansas City Zoo in Swope Park. Description of the new acquisition and "higher maintenance" standards of park land in Kansas City's park...
A Historic Hello: Board Chairman of AT&T Inaugurates Use of Direct Trans-Atlantic Phone Cable
Article about the first telephone cable communication between Kansas City and Europe. The first non-cable trans-Atlantic telephone communication was in 1927, with much static.
A Historic Makeover
The Midtown Theatre, located at 13th and Main in Kansas City, Missouri, is expected to reopen in the spring of 2008 following a $28 million makeover. The new renovations include cabaret seating and several...
A Historical Sketch of Platte County
Historical lecture read by Major Jesse Morin at the Fourth of July national centennial celebration in Platte City on July 4, 1876, giving the history of Platte County, Missouri, starting with the Platte...
A History and Economic Analysis of The Kansas City, Missouri, Federal Urban Renewal Program
Master's thesis for the University of Missouri-Kansas City on the federal urban renewal program in Kansas City. The thesis is located but at the reference department of the UMKC library, not the Missouri...
A History of Allen School: 1854-1976
A 52 page, photocopied typescript with footnotes and bibliography on the history of Allen School, the first public school in Westport and Kansas City. Includes pictures, diagrams, and other illustrations....
A History of Chiefs Coaches
This is simply a list of coaches for the Kansas City Chiefs by order of regular-season winning percentage. There have been 11 coaches to date: Marty Schottenheimer (1989-98); Hank Stram (1960-74); Dick...
Football; Coaches (Athletics);
A History of Children's Mercy Hospital
Story of the founding and growth of Children's Mercy Hospital, at first run only by women such as the founder, Katherine Berry Richardson.
A History of Disappointment, but Optimism Survives
Article describes problems facing the operations of the American Jazz Museum. The museum is compared against the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, which it shares a location with on 18th Street, and local...
Jazz; Galleries & museums;
A History of Kansas City Radio and Television Stations
A 79 page photocopied typed manuscript which includes a short history of radio and of television in Kansas City and the listing of 47 radio stations and 17 television stations.
A History of Kansas City, Missouri: Her Business, Population, Natural Resources, and Inducements to Manufactures and Capitalists
Descriptions of locations of natural coal fields surrounding Kansas City and other information about shipments of coal mining.
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