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1. 200 Mothers and Babies of the Hot City to Be Guests at R. A. Long's Million-Dollar Farm 200 Mothers and Babies of the Hot City to Be Guests at R. A. Long's Million-Dollar Farm May/10/1914 Article with several illustrations and descriptions of the buildings and grounds under construction in a project "to combine philanthropy with farming," including a water tower and workers' cottages, a...

2. A Postcard from Old Kansas City A Postcard from Old Kansas City December/14/1968 Photo and text about the postcard and the R.A. Long mansion.

3. A Wilderness in 1922, a Modern City Last Year, Longview, Wash., Celebrates Its First Anniversary A Wilderness in 1922, a Modern City Last Year, Longview, Wash., Celebrates Its First Anniversary July/31/1924 Photos and caption about the first anniversary of the town of Longview, Washington, planned and built by Kansas Citian R. A. Long's Long-Bell Lumber Company and other associated Kansas Citians.

4. Apartment With History Apartment With History January 21, 2004 Listed in the "Feature Home" section of the newspaper. Property is listed at 211 N. Indiana Avenue and was formerly the Robert A. Long family garage. The architecture follows that of his Longview properties....

5. Corinthian Hall Is On the Rebound Corinthian Hall Is On the Rebound July 21, 2014 Update on the continuing renovations to Corinthian Hall, home of the Kansas City Museum. To date, $10 million has been spent refurbishing the home and its surrounding buildings, including new roofing,...

6. Invited By the Long Family Invited By the Long Family May/29/2002 A new exhibit entitled "An American Palace on Gladstone" is now open until the end of the year at the Kansas City Museum. It features in first-person accounts, the house and lifestyle of the Long Family....

7. Kansas City Museum Receives Planning Funds Kansas City Museum Receives Planning Funds June/6/2001 Photo and article about the plans for "a full-scale renovation of Corinthian Hall," the structure (formerly the 1910 R. A. Long mansion) housing the Kansas City Museum on Gladstone Boulevard, "particularly...

8. Let Building's History Shine, Board Urges Let Building's History Shine, Board Urges July 9, 2005 The Kansas City Museum Advisory Board has issued a report recommending that Corinthian Hall should be renovated and restored to its early 20th century appearance. While it would still serve as a museum,...

9. Lights, Camera, Long! Lights, Camera, Long! April 12, 2006 It is hoped that a film about Robert Long and his contributions to Kansas City will be made soon. Richard Luckin is to produce the film. The article quotes Luckin as: "It's a beautiful story of a man from...

10. Longview Transformed Longview Transformed August 15, 2005 Article describes Longview Farm Elementary School, scheduled to open its doors for the first time on August 22, 2005. The structure integrates the Longview Show Horse Arena, along with a 41,000 foot expansion,...

11. Museum in a Debut Museum in a Debut May/6/1940 Article about the opening of the museum of Missouri River Valley history, the former R. A. Long 72-room mansion.

12. R. A. Long Mansion and Some of the Rooms Whose Contents Lend Interest to an Impending Auction R. A. Long Mansion and Some of the Rooms Whose Contents Lend Interest to an Impending Auction September/2/1934 Includes interior scenes.

13. Wealthiest Kansas Citians Wealthiest Kansas Citians September 9, 1959 At the time of this newspaper clipping, Mrs. R. Pryor Combs was probably Kansas City's richest woman. The richest man ever to live in Kansas City was L. V. Harknes, who lived here from 1888 to 1891. The...

14. Who's Who in Kansas City Who's Who in Kansas City February/26/1922 Portraits and biographical article about Robert Alexander Long, or R. A. Long, "chairman of the board of directors [of the] Long-Bell Lumber Company." Description of his life and career, born in Kentucky...