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1. City of the Future: A Narrative History of Kansas City, 1850-1950 City of the Future: A Narrative History of Kansas City, 1850-1950 1950 479 Kansas Citians killed in World War I memorialized by 479 stars in the Liberty Memorial campaign.

2. Dory DeAngelo Papers Finding Aid Dory DeAngelo Papers Finding Aid circa 1950s-1990s Dory DeAngelo is a local author, historian, researcher, and longtime resident of Kansas City's Old Northeast neighborhood. She has written numerous books and articles about Kansas City history and has...

3. Downtown Kansas City Skyline Downtown Kansas City Skyline 1950 Looking north from Liberty Memorial. Portion of Union Station in view.

4. Elbert Landfried Photograph Collection Elbert Landfried Photograph Collection circa 1940s-60s This collection contains 11 black and white mounted display photographs measuring 14" x 16" and housed in one box. The award-winning photographs were taken by Elbert Landfried. They show both artistic...

5. Fred Edmiston Papers Finding Aid Fred Edmiston Papers Finding Aid circa 1920-2003 Collection of material contained in five boxes that relates to the publication of "The Coon-Sanders Nighthawks: The Band That Made Radio Famous," authored by Fred Edmiston. This book recounts the Nighthawks...

6. Kansas City Centennial Celebration Kansas City Centennial Celebration 1950 Evening view of Liberty Memorial float.

7. Kansas City, Missouri Kansas City, Missouri 1950 Aerial view looking north, near 28th and Summit.

8. Liberty Memorial Liberty Memorial 1950 Aerial view, looking northeast, near 26th and Broadway.

9. Liberty Memorial Liberty Memorial 1950 Aerial view, looking northwest, near 27th and Main. Shows temporary housing located east of the Memorial and south of the Post Office.

10. Liberty Memorial and Union Station Liberty Memorial and Union Station 1950 Aerial view looking northeast, near 29th and Gillham.

11. Mary Handly Linton Papers and Slide Collection Finding Aid Mary Handly Linton Papers and Slide Collection Finding Aid 1811-1962 Mary Handly Linton was a local poet and author of books of verse. The collection contains both her personal papers and slide collection of approximately 3800 slides. Included with the personal papers are...

12. Mrs. Sam Ray Postcard Collection Finding Aid Mrs. Sam Ray Postcard Collection Finding Aid 1890-1995 Mildred Kittell Ray was born in Halstead, Kansas, on September 22, 1895. An avid collector of postcards (buttons, too), Mrs. Ray, at the age of 72, initiated a column in the Kansas City Times and Kansas...

13. Robert Askren Photograph Collection Finding Aid Robert Askren Photograph Collection Finding Aid circa 1870s-2005, bulk 1950-1980s Local photographer Robert G. Askren donated photographs and negatives to the Missouri Valley Special Collections in 2006. He worked for Harkins Commercial Photo Co. which he later purchased and renamed...

14. SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection 1980 – 2005, bulk 1990s The materials within the KCPL Reference Hard to Find (HTF) Collection were compiled by Kansas City Public Library reference librarians and staff members to provide an easy to access source of information...

15. Union Station Union Station circa 1950 View of Union Station, looking toward the north with the Kansas City skyline in the background. Photograph was taken from the Liberty Memorial grounds. The station is located at the intersection of Pershing...

16. Union Station Union Station circa 1950 View of Union Station, looking toward the north with the Kansas City skyline in the background. Photograph was taken from the Liberty Memorial grounds.

17. Union Station and Kansas City Skyline Union Station and Kansas City Skyline 1950 Looking north from Liberty Memorial.

18. Union Station Profile Union Station Profile 1999

19. Vertical Files Special Collection Finding Aid Vertical Files Special Collection Finding Aid 1820-1970 (bulk 1880-1950) The vertical files in this collection contain items found in the regular vertical files of the Special Collections department that were determined to be too old and fragile to be left in the files. The...