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1. 1855 Harris Home at 4000 Baltimore Avenue, in Old Westport 1855 Harris Home at 4000 Baltimore Avenue, in Old Westport October//1976 Photo on the issue's cover and caption about the home on the inside cover.

2. A Browser's Guide to Unique Bookstores A Browser's Guide to Unique Bookstores February//1983 Review of locally-owned (non-chain) bookstores with photos and descriptions of the following: (1) Bookenders in Platte City, (2) Glenn Books at 1227 Baltimore Avenue, (3) Bennett Schneider at 300 Ward...

3. A Kansas City Architect: Edgar Faris A Kansas City Architect: Edgar Faris August-September//1981 Biographical article about Edgar Faris (1882-1945), a Kansas City architect with extant works dating between 1908 and 1925, before moving to Miami in 1926, gaining "a national reputation as a landscape...

4. 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.

5. As Tulips in Spring As Tulips in Spring March 29, 1935 Article about the operations at "two gambling enterprises" at the southeast corner of 12th and Baltimore Avenues and at the formerly "famous gambling joint at 1107 Baltimore avenue."

6. Building in Danger! Update: President Hotel Building in Danger! Update: President Hotel Winter//1994 Article about the President Hotel at 1327 Baltimore Avenue, built in 1925, in danger of demolition despite designation as a Historic Place on the National Register.

7. Bunker Building Bunker Building September//1976 First major effort of the Historic Kansas City Foundation to further the work of historic preservation in Kansas City, for the Bunker Building, located at 820 Baltimore Avenue.

8. Business: Financial Guardian Makes Quiet Growth Business: Financial Guardian Makes Quiet Growth July 1979 History of the Financial Guardian company, an insurance brokerage firm started in 1970 at 912 Baltimore Avenue and moving with expansion to the "penthouse suite atop the Penntower Building at 3100 Broadway"...

9. Cover: Libraries as Equity Building Blocks Cover: Libraries as Equity Building Blocks May/15/2001 Illustration and description of the plans for renovating "the majestic First National Bank Building at 10th Street and Baltimore Avenue" in Kansas City into "a state-of-the-art public library main branch"...

10. Face to Face: Marcia Builds a Bunker Face to Face: Marcia Builds a Bunker July//1978 Photo and article about Marcia Johnson, co-preserver and tenant of the Bunker Building at 9th and Baltimore Avenues with "her W. A. Bunker's Restaurant" and residence nearby at 1536 Baltimore Avenue. History...

11. For Members Only For Members Only May//1993 Oldest business club established in 1882, presently located at 1228 Baltimore Avenue. Past members including Harry S. Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, R. Crosby Kemper, and Ewing Kauffman.

12. For Members Only For Members Only May//1993 Traditional type business club composed mainly of lawyers and judges, located at 918 Baltimore Avenue.

13. Half Way Home Half Way Home May 1972 Article about half-way houses and community centers, highlighting Renaissance House at 3821 Baltimore Avenue.

14. Happy Birthday to You & You & You! Happy Birthday to You & You & You! May-June 1982 Centennial birthday of the organization, the oldest business club in the city, with photo of the Club's building at 1228 Baltimore Avenue.

15. Kansas City--Shows Missouri Kansas City--Shows Missouri February/4/1928 Pictorial article about the history and growth of Kansas City, with photos, illustration, and captions showing and describing the changes in Kansas City's appearance and functions from its early days to...

16. Literary Deposits Literary Deposits March, 2004 Article describes the Kansas City Public Library's relocating to the historic First National Bank Building at 10th and Baltimore. The old, neo-classical section of the First National Bank Building began...

17. Over Three Million Dollars Over Three Million Dollars March 14, 1914 Illustration and description of new Hotel Muehlebach at 12th Street and Baltimore Avenue and the George B. Peck Dry Goods Company. Modified colonial style, terra cotta trim, interior with mahogany, marble,...

18. Over Three Million Dollars Over Three Million Dollars March/14/1914 Article referring to the new Orpheum Theater as one of the country's finest theaters, facing Baltimore Avenue.

19. Photographs and Facts Photographs and Facts December/25/1915 Photo and biographical article about Wallace Robinson, "owner and operator of "the Orville Apartments in Kansas City" and the Westgate Hotel at 9th and Main Streets. Born in Canada in 1866 and coming "to...

20. Quality Hill First Quarters of the University Club Quality Hill First Quarters of the University Club Fall//1981 Photos and article about the history of the University Club, "started during the boom of 1886" with its first quarters opened in 1902 at the "[o]ld Armour residence which stood at 1216 Broadway on Quality...