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1. A Bite of History A Bite of History Spring 1996 Description of the businesses in the preserved buildings of the Garment or Wholesale District along 8th and Broadway Boulevards, mainly restaurants in the 1990s.

2. Annual Meeting Awards Promote Society's Mission Annual Meeting Awards Promote Society's Mission Spring 2004 The Jackson County Historical Society's 2003 Education Award was presented to Historic Garment District Group (Harvey Fried, Ann Brownfield, DST Realty, Inc., with special recognition to Oggi Modern Furnishings...

3. Building in the Kansas City Tradition Is Shoal Creek Valley's FOCUS Building in the Kansas City Tradition Is Shoal Creek Valley's FOCUS November 2001 Photos, maps, and extensive article on the new Shoal Creek Valley mixed residential and commercial neighborhood in Kansas City, North, as compared to older but similarly planned sections of town. Description...

4. Downtown Kansas City 2000 Downtown Kansas City 2000 April 2000 Article features living in and near downtown in the new lofts and apartments.

5. Downtown Revival Downtown Revival June//1989 Story of the restoration of an old Garment District building into a new family furniture business.

6. Garment District Building Converted to Mixed Residential Commercial Use Garment District Building Converted to Mixed Residential Commercial Use Spring//1997 Rehabilitation of the "Carnival Building" at 800 Broadway Boulevard, now for mixed use.

7. Garment District Wears L.A. Concept Well Garment District Wears L.A. Concept Well October/November 2010 Half-page article with half a page of photographs about the collective of nine fashion boutiques under one roof in the Power and Light District using the historic name "Garment District." The "inspiration...

8. Green Spaces Green Spaces March 2008 A brief history of the parks and boulevard system in Kansas City and future plans for downtown green spaces. Included is a detailed map of parks throughout the city. Kansas City is home to 214 parks and...

9. Harmonic Collisions Harmonic Collisions December 2011-January 2012 Description of the renovation of the building at 800 Walnut in the Garment District for Trozzolo Communications. It was originally constructed in 1899 to house the Frankel Frank & Co. Millinery and is...

10. Here Comes the Sun Here Comes the Sun September/October, 2005 Article describes the conversion into condominiums of part of the historic Builders and Traders Exchange Building, located in the Garment District. The Atriums at SoHo West (609 and 612 Central), as the...

11. HKCF Welcomes Phoenix Back to Garment District HKCF Welcomes Phoenix Back to Garment District March 1990 Article about the reopening of the former hotel at 302 West 8th Street, built in 1888, as a restaurant featuring live jazz.

12. Hotels with a Past Hotels with a Past January//1990 Conversion into a hotel of the "century-old Builders and Traders' Exchange" and adjacent building.

13. Hotels with a Past Hotels with a Past January//1990 Restoration of the hotel at 9th and Central Streets, built in 1888 and originally a luxury hotel but by 1960 a flophouse.

14. Missouri Designers Stitch Past into Modern Fashion Missouri Designers Stitch Past into Modern Fashion Winter 2011 Article focusing on the garment industry in Missouri, both past and present, featuring some Kansas City designers like Tomboy Design Studio in the Crossroads Arts District. Laura McGrew opened her studio...

15. Stitched with Love Stitched with Love October, 2004 Article describes the work of the daughters of Nat Nast, a clothing designer and manufacturer from Kansas City's Garment District. Nat Nast's daughters have revitalized his signature "bowling shirt," new...

16. The Riverfront Gamblers The Riverfront Gamblers January//1991 Photo and biographical sketch of Roger Buford, "the project developer and part owner of Historic Constructors, Inc., a construction-management firm that is a partner in River Market Ventures," describing...

17. The Story of 616: Reclaiming Kansas City's History The Story of 616: Reclaiming Kansas City's History October//1977 Article about the Garment District building at 616 Central Street renovated into loft apartments occupied mainly by artists moving out of the dangerous nearby River Quay and other old areas of town.

18. Three Behind the Loft Boom Three Behind the Loft Boom May 2007 Article profiling three local developers, Roger Buford, Dale Schulte and Tom Trabon, who are responsible for converting some 20 historic downtown buidings into residential lofts. Some of their projects...

19. Wholesale District Placed in National Register Wholesale District Placed in National Register February-March//1980 General vicinity of West 6th, Wyandotte, West 11th, and Washington Streets placed on National Register.