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1. A Visit by Helen Keller: Blind Leader Stops Here on the Way to Japan A Visit by Helen Keller: Blind Leader Stops Here on the Way to Japan March/27/1937 Photo and biographical article about Helen Keller, a prominent leader of blind people, staying in Kansas City "for a 2-day visit at the home of R. Bryson Jones" at 1045 West 56th Street on her way to a...

2. Deaths: Mrs. Robert T. Swofford, Jr. Deaths: Mrs. Robert T. Swofford, Jr. March/3/1964 Obituary for "Mrs. Bertha Wright Swofford [or Bertha Swofford], 71, of 536 East [56th Street], who was active in historical society and museum work." Lifelong Kansas Citian, widow of Robert Swofford, Jr.,...

3. Fire Destroys an Old Church: Condemned Building at 1501 Broadway Is in Flames an Hour Fire Destroys an Old Church: Condemned Building at 1501 Broadway Is in Flames an Hour June/23/1964 Photo, caption, and article about the destruction by fire of the "2-story stone building at 1501 Broadway, once the home of one of Kansas City's oldest churches." Built in 1902 as "the third home of the...

4. In Their Footsteps In Their Footsteps January 14, 2006 Article profiles Armour Stephenson III, whose parents were killed in a plane crash January 21, 2005. Stephenson has taken over the ministries of Armour Stephenson, Jr. and Shirley Stephenson at Parkway...

5. Two Large Residences Sold: Omar Abernathy and W. H. Avery Bought New Homes Two Large Residences Sold: Omar Abernathy and W. H. Avery Bought New Homes June/19/1921 Illustration and article about the sale of the large stone home of Omar Abernathy, "vice-president of the Gate City National Bank and the Abernathy Furniture Company" at 1226 West 56th Street to W. H....