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1. Avenue of the Arts Expands Avenue of the Arts Expands May 17, 2009 The year 2009 marks the tenth anniversary of the Avenue of the Arts project which showcases contempory works by local artists along Central Street in downtown Kansas City. The 2009 display will feature...

2. Deaths: Mrs. Nellie Walsh Deaths: Mrs. Nellie Walsh September/24/1957 Obituary for Mrs. Nellie Walsh, "92, of 5622 Central street," the widow of Michael Walsh, a Kansas City sewer contractor dying in 1923. Nellie a lifelong Kansas Citian and "daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John...

3. Empire Bank to Expand Empire Bank to Expand February/7/1971 Photo and article about the planned demolition of "[t]wo old 3-story buildings between Central street and Broadway on [9th Street]" (including the Morgan Hotel and the Bigus Bag company building) to make...

4. KC's Sister City Adorns Plaza with Chinese Warrior Replicas KC's Sister City Adorns Plaza with Chinese Warrior Replicas January 20, 2004 Article reports on the dedication of two replicas of the Chinese warrior figures found in a 3rd-century tomb in China. The figures, a gift of Xian, China, one of Kansas City's 13 sister cities, are permanently...

5. Metal to Sprout Near the Lyric: Artist's KC150 Contribution Is a Nod to Tall Grass Metal to Sprout Near the Lyric: Artist's KC150 Contribution Is a Nod to Tall Grass April/22/2000 Photo and biographical article about Anne Lindberg, a sculptor designing metal structures imitating tall prairie grass for display "along the downtown strip of Central Street known as the Avenue of the...

6. Old Scarritt House Preserved Old Scarritt House Preserved December/28/1969 Photos and article about the preservation and partial restoration of the former residence of Reverend Nathan Scarritt (1820-1891) at 4038 Central Street.

7. Strother Mayor: Every "Goat" and "Rabbit" Voted for the Pendergast-Shannon Choice Strother Mayor: Every "Goat" and "Rabbit" Voted for the Pendergast-Shannon Choice January/26/1922 File containing an illustration and biographical article about Sam Strother, mayor of Kansas City replacing James Cowgill in 1922. Born in Kentucky in 1871 and coming to Kansas City in 1886 as a lawyer...

8. Vandals Hit Avenue of Arts Again Vandals Hit Avenue of Arts Again July 13, 2007 For the 2007 Avenue of the Arts, artist Larry Thomas had displayed life-size figures made of vinyl along Central Street downtown. Vandals peeled off pieces of the art work, causing Thomas to remove his...