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1. Effort to Designate Liberty Memorial Effort to Designate Liberty Memorial September 27, 2008 Short piece noting that Missouri U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill wants to make the Liberty Memorial the official National World War I Memorial. McCaskill and Missouri Senator Kit Bond filed a bill to so...

2. Graf Zeppelin over the Liberty Memorial Graf Zeppelin over the Liberty Memorial August 28, 1929 View of spectators watching the LZ-127 Graf Zeppelin pass over the north side of the Liberty Memorial on the morning of Aug. 28th, 1929. The airship was traveling from Los Angeles, CA to Lakehurst, NJ...

3. Liberty Memorial Liberty Memorial 1928 View of the Liberty Memorial, looking toward the south.

4. Liberty Memorial Liberty Memorial May 1955 View of Memory Hall building located on top of the Liberty Memorial.

5. Liberty Memorial Liberty Memorial circa 1940s View of the north side of the memorial with automobiles parked at Union Station parking lot in foreground.

6. Liberty Memorial Liberty Memorial May 1955 View of the Liberty Memorial shaft, looking toward the north. Parked cars and visitors are also in view.

7. Liberty Memorial Liberty Memorial May 1955 View of the south side of the base of the shaft at the Liberty Memorial. Inscribed on column: "In Honor of Those Who Served in the World War in Defense of Liberty and Our Country." The dedication stone...

8. Liberty Memorial Liberty Memorial May 1955 View of the sphinx and part of the shaft on the top of the Liberty Memorial. View is looking toward the north, with visitors in view.

9. Liberty Memorial Liberty Memorial circa 1930 A daytime view of the south side of the Liberty Memorial located in Kansas City, Missouri. The Liberty Memorial shaft and two museum buildings are in view. The memorial was built to honor those who fought...

10. Liberty Memorial Liberty Memorial View, looking toward the northwest, of the Liberty Memorial shaft, museum buildings and some of its landscaping. A small portion of downtown Kansas City, Missouri can be seen on the right.

11. Liberty Memorial Liberty Memorial View, looking toward the northwest, of the Liberty Memorial shaft, museum buildings and some of its landscaping. A small portion of downtown Kansas City, Missouri can be seen on the right.

12. Liberty Memorial Liberty Memorial circa 1940s Photograph taken from Union Station looking toward the south across Pershing Road, with the full north side of the Liberty Memorial in the view. Automobiles, including taxicabs, can be seen parked in the...

13. Liberty Memorial Liberty Memorial View of a model of Liberty Memorial, looking southeast. Handwritten on back, "photograph from original model as shown in library."

14. Liberty Memorial 'Flame' to Return Liberty Memorial 'Flame' to Return February 1, 2013 Article announces that the steam and light flame atop the Liberty Memorial will be relighted following several months of service and upgrades. A history of the flame effect is provided along with a list...

15. Liberty Memorial Great Frieze Liberty Memorial Great Frieze November 9, 2011 Postcard image of and short article about the stone frieze carved into the north wall of the Liberty Memorial monument. The frieze measures 18 feet high and 140 feet long. It was designed by Italian sculptor...

16. Liberty Memorial Profile Liberty Memorial Profile 1999

17. Liberty Memorial Scale Model Liberty Memorial Scale Model Circa 1920s A photograph of a scale replica model of the winning design for the Liberty Memorial.

18. Liberty Memorial, Aerial View Liberty Memorial, Aerial View circa 1960 Aerial view of Liberty Memorial, looking south. Main Street runs along left side of image.

19. Liberty Memorial/Museum Liberty Memorial/Museum October 7, 2008 Information concerning the memorial/museum:

Developer: Kansas City Parks and Recreation Department and the Liberty Memorial Association
Architect (memorial restoration and...

20. Recruiting Star Power Recruiting Star Power December 29, 2010 As the World War I centennial in 2014 approaches, Brian Alexander, president of the WWI Museum at Liberty Memorial, is considering an aggressive approach “to enhance the monument’s national profile.”...