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41. Blacks Have Endowed KC Blacks Have Endowed KC February 10, 1986 Three-part article about three prominent African Americans from Kansas City's past: Judge Carl Johnson, Minnie Crosthwaite, and Rev. D.A. Holmes. Carl Johnson was "the first black elected to a judgeship...

42. Boys relaxing in a fountain Boys relaxing in a fountain Unidentified children swimming in a fountain, possibly near the Garrison School and Library Branch.

43. Bruce Area Clean-Up Bruce Area Clean-Up April 1945 Children participating in the Bruce Area clean-up.

44. Builder (The) of Black Schools: James Milton Turner Builder (The) of Black Schools: James Milton Turner June 2007 In 1866 Missouri's General Assembly passed a law that required each "local board of education to build and operate black schools if its jurisdiction included at least twenty black children." To comply...

45. Building at 1010 Crystal Building at 1010 Crystal Unidentified children sitting on porch of building at 1010 Crystal.

46. Camp Hope Camp Hope 1952 Informal group portrait of unidentified African American children at Camp Hope.

47. Children At Playground Children At Playground ca1945 Unidentified African American children atop and near wagon at unidentified playground.

48. Children Learning That They are No Longer the Objects of Inferiority Children Learning That They are No Longer the Objects of Inferiority February/11-17/1999 Describes the implementation of African centered education in the Kansas City Missouri Public School system.

49. Children Loading on Bus Children Loading on Bus 1946 Children boarding bus at 15th and Campbell; part of the Street Car Conduct project of the Junior Officer Council.

50. Colored Child Welfare Stations in Kansas City Colored Child Welfare Stations in Kansas City September//1924 Article about Child Welfare Stations and Well Baby Clinics utilized in the growth of care for black babies in Kansas City.

51. Cottage Lane Area Cottage Lane Area n.d. Unidentified African American woman and children playing near debris at unidentified location on Cottage Lane.

52. Doorway Scene Doorway Scene Unidentified girl greeting African American man at door of unidentified residence.

53. Early Platte County Schools Served Black Children Early Platte County Schools Served Black Children September – December 2014 Article contains brief histories of three Platte County schools—Benjamin Banneker School (Parkville, MO); Dunbar School (Platte City, MO); Mary Bethune School (Weston, MO)—that were built in the 19th...

54. Ex-Slave Was a Success in Early Independence Ex-Slave Was a Success in Early Independence February 23, 1986 Biographical article with photo about Hiram Young (1815-1882), a wagon-maker and ex-slave in 19th century Independence, Missouri. Young is described as "one of the richest men in Jackson County" by 1860...

55. Father of Miss Capitola Jones Dies in Topeka Father of Miss Capitola Jones Dies in Topeka March 14, 1952 Vertical file containing an obituary for John Paul Jones, a Kansas City lawyer dying at the age of 96 on March 7, 1952. Jones was born in a log cabin "of slave parentage" and "was licensed to practiced...

56. Florence Crittenton Home Florence Crittenton Home circa 1930s African American child being bathed by a girl at the Florence Crittenton Home.

57. Former Director of Major Housing Project Dies Former Director of Major Housing Project Dies March 27, 2009 Article about the life of Dr. Gertrude Hooker Keith, 94, first director of the Wayne Miner Housing Project. She also worked on numerous community projects including the Spirit of Freedom Fountain, Bruce...

58. From Slave to World-Class Horseman: Tom Bass From Slave to World-Class Horseman: Tom Bass 1999 Book with photos, illustrations, and information on Tom Bass (1859-1934), a black equestrian born near Ashland, Missouri, into slavery and becoming "the nation's preeminent horseman." Briefly a resident...

59. Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company, The Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company, The 1884 Advertising card for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. showing African American man and woman standing in front of tiny house speaking with a potential tenant who is dressed smartly. Sign on house says:...

60. Hard to Place Children Hard to Place Children May 1955 Need for adequate homes, factors to be considered, and estimating number of eligible adoptive homes.