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1. A Lesson in Style: Art Deco A Lesson in Style: Art Deco April-May//1980 Photos and discussion about the unique American architectural style developed in the 1920s with Kansas City examples.

2. A Reprieve for the General Tire Building A Reprieve for the General Tire Building May-June//1987 Condemnation of building halted on the "first true Art Deco style structure of the city when constructed in 1928" at 1500 Baltimore Avenue.

3. Awards Abound for 1995 Art Deco Poster Awards Abound for 1995 Art Deco Poster Spring 1996 Kansas City Art Deco Society organized by the Historic Kansas City Foundation Gazette. First meeting held March 26, 1996.

4. Boss Tom's Deco Empire Boss Tom's Deco Empire July-August//1986 Photos and article about the Art Deco architecture in Kansas City built under the unofficial administration of political machine boss Tom Pendergast (Thomas J. Pendergast, Sr.) in the Great Depression...

5. Bringing Dowtown Back: The Bryant Building Bringing Dowtown Back: The Bryant Building November-December//1983 Article about the renovation of the Bryant Building, listed in the Register of Historic Places, built in 1931 in Art Deco style with 22 stories at 1102 Grand Avenue.

6. Deliciously Deco Deliciously Deco Summer, 2005 Article profiles the home of Maggie and Leon Jacobs, an art deco structure on State Line Road in which exterior and interior party scenes from the film Mr. and Mrs. Bridge were shot. The home, designed...

7. Jackson County Courthouse, Kansas City, Missouri Jackson County Courthouse, Kansas City, Missouri December//1936 Interior and exterior photos and plans of the new Jackson County Courthouse.

8. Kansas City's Art Deco Kansas City's Art Deco May-June//1980 In-depth discussion on Art Deco style with photograph examples of philosophies behind architectural styles.

9. Old Spaces, New Places Old Spaces, New Places April//1984 Article examining the Art Deco detailing of the lobby of the Bryant Building, with photos.

10. Portrait of a City Portrait of a City October/24/1947 Photo of tall, twin-towered building.

11. Significant Interiors: The Phillips House Significant Interiors: The Phillips House August-September//1981 Photo and short article about the interior design of the hotel at 12th and Baltimore Avenues, built in 1930, the city's tallest hotel at the time, with a figure of Dawn above the building's south entrance...

12. The Clay County Courthouse The Clay County Courthouse July-August//1987 History of the Clay County Courthouse built in 1936 by architects Wight & Wight, with photo, and history of its predecessors, the first built in 1830.