Missouri Valley Special Collections
Advanced Search | Help | My Favorites
All Images Local History Index  
Search results for: 217 item(s) for: "Book" newspaper article
Search current collection(s) again
Refine your search
Subject
Authors (94)
Books (14)
African Americans (12)
Novels (11)
Poets (9)
Show more...

Creator
Edward M Eveld (6)
Rick Hellman (5)
Leslie Collins (3)
Steve Penn (2)
Sara Shepherd (2)
Show more...

Date
May/2/1996 (2)
January/16/1954 (2)
April 62003 (2)
February/6/1983 (1)
January 122003 (1)
Show more...

 Image: Title: Date: Description:

41. Book Review Book Review March/23/1968 Photos and book review of "Todd" by David Melton, "vice-president in charge of production at the Glenn Printing company" and a writer of 9 children's books. Description of Melton's son Todd, the subject...

42. Book Review Book Review March/14/1959 Photo and review of the 1959 book "The Secret Project of Sigurd O'Leary" by Martin Quigley about baseball athletes with information on 1930s Kansas City night life.

43. Book Seeks to Restore Cub's Great Jewish Heritage Book Seeks to Restore Cub's Great Jewish Heritage April 7, 2006 A new book entitled Johnny Kling: A Baseball Biography by Gil Bogen has recently been published. The author contends that Kling was Jewish although Kling's wife Lillian asserted he was not. Kling was a...

44. Books of the Day Books of the Day April/15/1961 Book review of "The Joy Makers" by James Gunn, a Kansas University teacher writing a science fiction novel concerning "the principles of hedonism" and their effects on our society's future.

45. Books of the Day Books of the Day November/7/1965 Book review of an anthology including plays by William Kelb, a former Kansas City playwright at Yale University in 1965.

46. Books of the Day Books of the Day April/8/1960 File containing a photo (of the author) and review of "Simple Spigot," a book by Mary Francis Shura, or Mary Shura of Liberty, Missouri.

47. Books of the Day Books of the Day May/30/1959 Book review of "Miss Charity Comes to Stay" by Kansas City author Alberta Wilson Constant, or Alberta Constant, the wife of Edwin Constant. Description of her novel about Oklahoma history and about a juvenile...

48. Books of the Day: The Man Who Finally Routed Napoleon Books of the Day: The Man Who Finally Routed Napoleon September/26/1966 File containing a photo (of the author) and review of "Men of Waterloo," a book about the European military battle by John Sutherland, a White House correspondent and former Kansas City Star book reviewer....

49. Books of Today: Kurtz in a Book of Caricatures Books of Today: Kurtz in a Book of Caricatures May/25/1946 Illustrated caricature and caption about Efrem Kurtz, "conductor of the Kansas City Philharmonic," appearing in the book "Ballet Laughs" by Alex Gard, depicting Kurtz "in the period before 1943 when he...

50. Bridging Genres Bridging Genres April 18, 2010 In-depth article about the works of Kansas City native author Evan S. Connell. The Los Angeles Times Book Prizes' Robert Kirsch Award for lifetime achievement will be awarded to Connell. "Mrs. Bridge"...

51. Capturing Missouri's Native Plants Capturing Missouri's Native Plants March/16/1992 Biographical article about Linda Ellis, an "accomplished nature illustrator" of Kansas City, including the book "Steyermark's Flora of Missouri," with 200 illustrations updating the work of Julian A. Steyermark,...

52. Carter Left Kansas City and Never Came Back Carter Left Kansas City and Never Came Back April 6, 2003 Biographical article with photos about Vincent Carter (1924-1983), a local author who grew up in segregated Kansas City in the 1920s and 1930s and left for World War II after graduating from Lincoln High...

53. Cass County Highlands Are Subject of a Book Cass County Highlands Are Subject of a Book November 23, 1972 Short article about a booklet written by Donald Lewis Osborn called Tales of the Amarugia Highlands of Cass County, Missouri, that is "a hodgepode collection of facts, legends, traditions, and yarns."

54. CEO Was Devoted to Giving CEO Was Devoted to Giving November 2, 2004 Obituary article about Jeffrey W. Comment, chairman and chief executive officer of Helzberg Diamonds. He died October 30, 2004. Comment joined Helzberg Diamonds as president in 1988 and ''put in the infrastructure...

55. Comic Book Publisher Develops Anti-Smoking Campaign Comic Book Publisher Develops Anti-Smoking Campaign May/13-19/1999 Describes the launch of an anti-smoking campaign by the African-American comic book hero Omega Man.

56. Conrad Knickerbocker to a New York Job Conrad Knickerbocker to a New York Job January/12/1966 Photo and biographical article about Conrad Knickerbocker, a 37-year-old writer and "cultural critic" leaving Hallmark Cards to join the New York Times, "best known here as author of a recent article in...

57. Craigh Umland Craigh Umland Illustrations and information on Craig Umland, a Kansas City bank teller and co-author with his brother Eric Umland of "Mystery of the Ancients," a 1974 pseudoscientific book about the links of ancient...

58. Culture of the Rod Culture of the Rod November/4/1999 Discussion with author Richard Rhodes about his book "Why They Kill".

59. Dale Carnegie Is Dead: Some 4 Million Copies of Famous Book Have Been Printed Dale Carnegie Is Dead: Some 4 Million Copies of Famous Book Have Been Printed November 1, 1955 Obituary for Dale Carnegie (1888-1955), author of the best-selling "How to Win Friends and Influence People" and similar books, public speaker, and founder of "personality schools," born on a farm near...

60. Dale Carnegie Is Dead: Some 4 Million Copies of Famous Book Have Been Printed Dale Carnegie Is Dead: Some 4 Million Copies of Famous Book Have Been Printed November/1/1955 Obituary for Dale Carnegie, the lecturer and author of religious and sales-related works such as the best-selling "How to Win Friends and Influence People" book.