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1. A Culture Lives On in Dyer Collection A Culture Lives On in Dyer Collection February 1, 2004 This article describes the Dyer Collection of Indian artifacts currently owned by the Kansas City Musuem. The collection was amassed by Col. Daniel B. Dyer and his wife Ida during the late 19th century....

2. A KC Museum Revamp A KC Museum Revamp December 20, 2007 The Kansas City Museum will close on January 7, 2008, and not reopen until 2010 or later. The museum, known as Corinthian Hall, and the carriage house will get new windows and doors and be cleared of lead...

3. Brighter Outlook at Union Station Brighter Outlook at Union Station December 22, 2010 “The balance sheet as of the end of October showed a positive cash flow of more than $1.5 million and pointed to a robust end-of-the-year surplus – a first for the station that only managed to break...

4. City Severs Management Contract with Union Station City Severs Management Contract with Union Station December 11, 2013 On December 5th the Kansas City Council passed a unanimous vote to sever a 20-year management agreement with Union Station Kansas City, Inc. As of May 1, 2014, the city's Parks and Recreation Department...

5. Corinthian Hall Dispute Settled Corinthian Hall Dispute Settled June 28, 2007 It appears that Union Station will continue to manage the Kansas City Museum and will receive the museum levy revenue of close to $1.4 million. "The station will concede to the city the trademark 'Kansas...

6. Current Management Paradigm Spells Doom For Museum Current Management Paradigm Spells Doom For Museum May 5, 2004 Part of the "Publisher's Perspective" column. Editorial on the fate of the Kansas City Musuem, its ties to Union Station Kansas City, Inc. and ways that it can be saved. Includes three suggestions: sever...

7. DisUnion Station DisUnion Station October 31-November 6, 2013 Article that summarizes the ongoing problems associated with the running of the Kansas City Museum at Corinthian Hall by Union Station. A brief history of the museum's establishment is provided. The merger...

8. Friends of Kansas City Museum at Corinthian Hall Proposes Merger with Union Station Friends of Kansas City Museum at Corinthian Hall Proposes Merger with Union Station June 22, 2011 Friends of the Kansas City Museum board members hope to strengthen the organization through a proposed merger with Union Station Kansas City, Inc. The agreement calls for the Friends group to become a...

9. Future of Kansas City Museum Still Unclear Future of Kansas City Museum Still Unclear July 17, 2013 Part one of a two part series examining the future of the Kansas City Museum and its relationship with Union Station Kansas City (USKC). This installment reports on the firing of the museum's director,...

10. Hughes Photograph Collection Finding Aid Hughes Photograph Collection Finding Aid ca. 1915 This collection of amateur quality snapshots show familiar local landmarks like Union Station, the Kansas City Museum, Swope Park, etc. Also included are a few from the Kansas City, Kansas area.

11. Income Taxidermy Income Taxidermy July 1-7, 2004 Article examines the possibility that the Kansas City Museum, located in Corinthian Hall (3218 Gladstone Boulevard), does not receive a portion of its Kansas City tax levy. In 2003, this amounted to $1.3...

12. Kansas City Museum's Future in Flux Kansas City Museum’s Future in Flux July 15, 2013 Article on the uncertainty surrounding the management of the Kansas City Museum. “The museum’s advisory board is considering a new business plan that rests on breaking the management contract with...

13. Kansas City: Rise of a Regional Metropolis Kansas City: Rise of a Regional Metropolis 2002 Book includes a short history of Union Station as a railroad station and as a reburished city attraction.

14. Museum Collection in Storage Shuffle: Managing Collection and Archives of the Kansas City Museum Accommodates Museum Collection in Storage Shuffle: Managing Collection and Archives of the Kansas City Museum Accommodates Master Plan April 10, 2002 Article details information about the location and storage of the collections kept by Union Station Kansas City Inc. Gay Clemenson, Collections Manager, is featured and quoted. Many items are now stored...

15. Museum Contract Formalizes Contact Museum Contract Formalizes Contact July 4, 2007 The city of Kansas City, Missouri, and Union Station Kansas City, Inc. (USKC)--the management group for Union Station and the Kansas City Museum--have agreed to a new 20-year management contract. In recent...

16. Museum Plan Draws Fire from North Area Museum Plan Draws Fire from North Area November/3/1977 Map, illustration, and article about the controversy surrounding the "proposal to increase the Kansas City museum tax" for "operation of a proposed science museum at Union Station" with revenues only planned...

17. Museum-Go-Round Museum-Go-Round October 12, 2005 It has become apparent that the newly hired Kansas City Museum Director, Jay Smith, has been let go from his position effective October 23, 2005. He had been there only eight months. Article discusses...

18. New Government Structure Allows for More Focus on Corinthian Hall New Government Structure Allows for More Focus on Corinthian Hall October/4/2000 Article explains the new governing system that has been formed called Union Station Kansas City. It will unify the management of Union Station, Science City and the Kansas City Museum. It is hoped that...

19. Science City Science City File contains brochures and articles about Science City located in Union Station and part of the Kansas City Museum.

20. Science City Creator Moves to D. C. Science City Creator Moves to D. C. December/28/2000 News about the relocation to Washington, D. C. in 2000 of David Ucko, "president of the Kansas City Museum" since about 1989 and creator of Science City, "Kansas City's first major science center." Related...