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1. 35 Years to Finish Job 35 Years to Finish Job November 1974 Photos and biographical article about Daniel MacMorris, a painter starting out in Kansas City as a sculptor in 1908 of gargoyles on "the tunnel of love at the old Electric Park at 47th and Woodland" Avenues....

2. About Town About Town September/11/1953 Description of John Parks, "art instructor at the University of Kansas, who recently completed an elaborate decoration at Sidney's restaurant on Linwood boulevard." Description of his "mural depict[ing]...

3. An Interview With Henry Montes An Interview With Henry Montes 1981-08-24 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded August 24, 1981. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....

4. An Interview With Ruben Garcia An Interview With Ruben Garcia 1981-08-24 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded August 24, 1981. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....

5. Art and Artists: This Area at Dawn of the West Unfolds in Mural Art and Artists: This Area at Dawn of the West Unfolds in Mural October/4/1959 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...

6. Arthur Kraft Art at Home Savings Arthur Kraft Art at Home Savings September/7/1965 Article about the mosaic mural for the McGee Street entrance to the Main Branch Library at 12th and Oak Streets done by artist Arthur Kraft, whose work also is displayed in the Louvre in Paris and the...

7. Artist Makes her Mark in Vivid Colors Artist Makes her Mark in Vivid Colors August 14, 1985 Artist Anabella Pena, or "Uxmal," has painted Maya-themed murals in places such as Plaza de Ninos and the Ruiz Branch of Kansas City Public Library. She also works with young people, training them in arts...

8. Artist Unveils Mural Depicting Life on Troost Avenue Artist Unveils Mural Depicting Life on Troost Avenue September 8-14, 2006 Brief article reporting the unveiling of artist Alexander Austin's mural at 31st Street and Troost Avenue, depicting the history of the area.

9. Artist's Addition Is a Tribute to Rosa Parks Artist's Addition Is a Tribute to Rosa Parks January 9, 2006 Article describing artist Alexander Austin's addition of Rosa Parks images to his Martin Luther King mural at Linwood Boulevard and Troost Avenue. Austin, who also painted the mural located at 58th and...

10. At U. M. K. C. At U. M. K. C. December/26/1971 Article about "Eric Bransby, professor of art at U. M. K. C." and his murals "executed at Rockhurst College, Brigham Young University, the University of Illinois, the Air Force Academy, and the Air Defense...

11. Behind the Smoke: Thomas Hart Benton Behind the Smoke: Thomas Hart Benton September//1966 Photos and biographical article about Thomas Hart Benton, a prominent Missourian painter and muralist born in Neosho, Missouri in 1889 and coming to Kansas City in 1935 with residence and studio at 3616...

12. Biography of Daniel MacMorris (1893-1981), Artist Biography of Daniel MacMorris (1893-1981), Artist 1999

13. Biography of Dante Cosentino (1892-1957), Artist Biography of Dante Cosentino (1892-1957), Artist 2003

14. Bitter, Sweet Celebrated in Westside Mural Bitter, Sweet Celebrated in Westside Mural October 13-26, 2005 Artist John Bonifacio Moreno has created a mural that is "a tribute to the faith and spirit of indigenous peoples". The mural combines images from Christianity, Aztec, Inca, and other indigenous religions...

15. Can Kansas Forgive John Steuart Curry? Can Kansas Forgive John Steuart Curry? September/8/1991 Article about the legacy of Kansas artist John Steuart Curry (1897-1946), painter of the controversial murals at the Topeka statehouse done in the 1930s. Steuart was originally from Jefferson County, Kansas....

16. Carl Wimar: A Muralist of Civic Ambitions Carl Wimar: A Muralist of Civic Ambitions Spring//1991 Photos and biographical article about Carl Wimar (1828-1862), western explorer and painter, native of Germany, and muralist of the dome of the old courthouse of Saint Louis, Missouri, depicting the city's...

17. Charles Wilson Charles Wilson March 2, 1975 Biographical article about Charles Banks Wilson, or Charles Wilson, an artist of murals at the Oklahoma state capitol.

18. Daniel MacMorris Daniel MacMorris Illustrations, photos, and information on Leroy Daniel MacMorris (1893-1981), a painter and muralist of Kansas City, born in Sedalia, Missouri, and starting as an illustrator with the Kansas City Star...

19. Daniel MacMorris: Going Strong at 85 Daniel MacMorris: Going Strong at 85 February 1979 Photos, illustrations, and biographical article about Daniel MacMorris, an 85-year-old (in 1979) "painter and muralist of international renown" with "studio in the Sophian Plaza." Description of his life...

20. Don C. Kincaid Don C. Kincaid File containing a "press release" about a collection of oil paintings by artist Don Kincaid on display at the Kansas City Public Library in 1971, with information about his murals in Municipal Auditorium....