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1. A Library Book Fair A Library Book Fair October//1939 Photos and article about the "unique book fair" held by the "Central Branch of the Kansas City (Mo.) Public Library" with displays of antiques, objects from foreign countries, and a miniature model house,...

2. Book Notes Book Notes April 1974 Review of the Kansas City Public Library centennial booklet published in 1973.

3. Book Your Travel via the Reading Route Book Your Travel via the Reading Route April/15/1943 Photo (of the interior of the 9th Street Main Library), table (of "books used in the Kansas City display" of World War II issues), and article about the Kansas City Public Library's world geography display...

4. How Children Learn about Trade Books in Kansas City How Children Learn about Trade Books in Kansas City August 26, 1939 Map, photos, and article about the "[l]ocation of the principal bookshops and branch libraries in Kansas City," with special reference to books and their promotion for children and juveniles. Description...

5. Jean A. Merrill: Children's Libraries Jean A. Merrill: Children's Libraries June 1965 Article about the Kansas City Public Library Children's Department's involvement with school book fairs for children in the Kansas City area, starting with the "Carnival of Books" in 1955, etc.

6. Kansas City Staff Sparks Investigation Kansas City Staff Sparks Investigation April/1/1968 Article about the investigation of the "Kansas City Public Library and its director, Richard B. Sealock" by the "Kansas City School Board" for selective book ordering and "inadequate branch service," etc....

7. Our Birthday Our Birthday December 1, 1929 The Kansas City Public Library was 56 years old on Thursday, December 5, and in honor of the occasion the first week of December was known as Know-Your-Library-Week. This institution began December 5,...

8. The Hole in the Doughnut The Hole in the Doughnut June/15/1968 Article about the service problems of the Kansas City Public Library and the Kansas City School Board written by a "book review editor of the 'Kansas City Star'" (pictured) from a layperson's point of...