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1. 40 Years Ago 40 Years Ago January/8/1968 Article about the history of the Tocama apartment hotel.

2. A Break With the Past A Break With the Past January 5, 2005 The Raphael Hotel is now under new management, recently bought for an undisclosed price by Lighthouse Properties LLC of Salina, Kansas. The 123-room hotel has been placed on the top of the list for the...

3. A Delicate Job of Destruction: Hotel Tower Comes Down on Sunday A Delicate Job of Destruction: Hotel Tower Comes Down on Sunday February/15/1996 Diagrams explaining the demolition procedures through implosion of the Tower structure, preserving the older hotel part built in 1915.

4. A Hotel Echo of the Past A Hotel Echo of the Past January/4/1959 Photo and article about the history of the Empire Court Apartments at 418-424 West 10th Street, built in 1882 as a hotel.

5. A KC Landmark Goes Overlooked A KC Landmark Goes Overlooked April 21, 2015 Article marking the 100th year of the Hotel Muehlebach at 12th and Baltimore. First opened in May 1915 on the former site of the old First Baptist Church, the 500-room, 12-story, $2 million hotel quickly...

6. Addition for Hotel Savoy Addition for Hotel Savoy October/2/1904 Increase in room capacity to 225 for the hotel at 9th and Central Streets.

7. Aladdin Hotel Comeback Set Aladdin Hotel Comeback Set April 27, 2007 The Aladdin Hotel located at 1215 Wyandotte in downtown Kansas City is set to open again on May 4, 2007. "The event will mark the 193-room, 16-story tower's second go-round as a Holiday Inn franchise after...

8. An Old Timer Sadly Recalls Gay Days of Tap Room Fame An Old Timer Sadly Recalls Gay Days of Tap Room Fame June 4, 1928 An unidentified "old timer" reminisces about a tap room located in the basement of the Hotel Baltimore. The bar was reportedly visited by such dignitaries as boxer John L. Sullivan, politician William...

9. Archuleta leads by Example Archuleta leads by Example June 25, 2005 Profile of hotelier Russell Archuleta, also discusses economic development in Kansas City, Kansas. Archuleta is General Manager of the Great Wolf Lodge there.

10. Area News Roundup Area News Roundup August/4/1978

11. Art & Artists: A Brilliant Architect Drew Designs for Baltimore Art & Artists: A Brilliant Architect Drew Designs for Baltimore March/1/1949 Description of the architecture of a demolished hotel and its architect, including its unusual features, such as a wide hallway called "Peacock Alley."

12. At Age 101-Plus, He's Been a Campaigner All His Life At Age 101-Plus, He’s Been a Campaigner All His Life December 10, 2013 Profile on Sam Montague, Kansas City promoter, fundraiser, and civic activist. Among his many projects, Montague worked to pass bonds funding KCI and Truman Medical Center, proposed the “City of Fountains”...

13. Baltimore Hotel Baltimore Hotel February 18, 1940

14. Baltimore Hotel Baltimore Hotel March 1, 1940

15. Baltimore Hotel Baltimore Hotel December 15, 1939 Article about the razing of the Baltimore Hotel to make way for a parking lot.

16. Baltimore Hotel Baltimore Hotel January 16, 1938 Story of the Baltimore Hotel with "Colonel Willis Wood seated on one of the gorgeous red plush setees along the corridor known as 'Peacock Alley'. ..the main inside thoroughfare. .."

17. Baltimore to Go Baltimore to Go December/15/1939 Some history of the hotel being razed to make way for a low building and parking lot, with photo.

18. Barn in the U.S.A. Barn in the U.S.A. November 22-28, 2012 Article describes the 2012 reopening of the President Hotel restaurant as Providence New American Kitchen following the closing of the Drum Room in 2008. The interior design, decor, and menu are described....

19. Big Plans for Historic Pickwick Big Plans for Historic Pickwick September 19, 2013 Article reports on a plan to to renovate the historic Pickwick hotel and bus terminal complex located between 9th and 10th streets on McGee. Overland Park developer Tom Smith wants to redevelop the complex...

20. Blossom House Is Dead Blossom House Is Dead January/1/1915 Closing of the hotel for reuse as a warehouse, after opening in 1882 and gradually losing business with the rest of Union Avenue.