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1. Building in the Kansas City Tradition Is Shoal Creek Valley's FOCUS Building in the Kansas City Tradition Is Shoal Creek Valley's FOCUS November 2001 Photos, maps, and extensive article on the new Shoal Creek Valley mixed residential and commercial neighborhood in Kansas City, North, as compared to older but similarly planned sections of town. Description...

2. Buried Treasure: Recovering the Steamboat Arabia Buried Treasure: Recovering the Steamboat Arabia Spring//1998 Article about the discovery of the Steamboat "Arabia," built in 1853, sunken in 1856 on the Missouri River, and salvaged in 1985 to become a museum at Kansas City's River Market.

3. City Market a Mainstay in KC History City Market a Mainstay in KC History August 1, 1963 Article about the land designated originally as a market area, still used as such.

4. City Market: Where the Selling Never Stops City Market: Where the Selling Never Stops September//1981 Photos and article about the City Market, the mainly produce-oriented business area in Kansas City's riverfront area. Also description of the area's history as Kansas City, Missouri's birthplace and home...

5. City Windown Interview with Joseph C. Canizaro City Windown Interview with Joseph C. Canizaro February-March//1975 Interview with Canizaro, the real estate developer owning most of the River Quay project, discussing various business, zoning, and other issues.

6. Demanding a Grander Vision Demanding a Grander Vision 2004 The authors outline their vision of "River Crown Plaza," an urban corridor stretching from the River Market to Country Club Plaza. The corridor would be characterized by a high-density, high-quality built...

7. Dogged Pursuit: A Furry Muse Inspires This Kansas City Painter's Creations Dogged Pursuit: A Furry Muse Inspires This Kansas City Painter's Creations June 1, 2004 Photo and short article about Marie Mason and her art work featuring dogs. She and partner Kate Marts operate The Works Gallery in Kansas City's River Market District.

8. Down by the River Down by the River August 2001 Photos, map, and article about the resurgence (especially since urban renewal in the 1990s centering around the City Market and Delaware Street) of the River Market, the site of the original Town of Kansas...

9. Downtown Developers Bring Blighted Spots Back to Life Downtown Developers Bring Blighted Spots Back to Life Spring 2009 Article profiles three developers who pioneered in Kansas City's downtown renaissance: Shaul Jolles in the Crossroads District, Mel Mallin in the River Market area, and Mike Rainen in North Kansas City....

10. Downtown Kansas City 2000 Downtown Kansas City 2000 April 2000 Article features living in and near downtown in the new lofts and apartments.

11. Editorial Editorial November-December//1984 Drawings and descriptions of plans for redeveloping the City Market area for tourism.

12. Entertainment Review: River Market Brewing Company Entertainment Review: River Market Brewing Company Summer//1995 Brewery at 5th and Walnut Streets in the historic Gillis Opera House.

13. Great Escapes: Scavenging the Past Great Escapes: Scavenging the Past November//1991 Article and photo about the salvage of the sunken steamboat "Arabia" and its vintage 1856 antiques, to be exhibited at "a new museum opening this month in the historic River Market at Fourth and Grand"...

14. Ground Breaking: The New Glam in the River Market Ground Breaking: The New Glam in the River Market March 2001 Photos and article about the "glamorous ground breaking on the newest development in the River Market area, Conover Place at 210 [West 5th Street]. ..the first major step in a master plan [led by "developer...

15. High Life: Downtown Goes Uptown High Life: Downtown Goes Uptown Winter 2004 Article describes the movement back downtown as older buildings are converted to lofts.

16. Historic Building for Sale: R. Nigro & Brothers Drugstore, 522 Campbell Historic Building for Sale: R. Nigro & Brothers Drugstore, 522 Campbell February 1978 Photo and ad for the "two-story brick structure hous[ing] the neighborhood drugstore of R. Nigro & Family for over 75 years" at 522 Campbell Street in the Riverfront area. "[O]ne of the oldest drugstores...

17. HKCF Purchases the Ebenezer Building HKCF Purchases the Ebenezer Building November-December//1984 History of the Ebenezer Building at 309-313 Delaware Street, beginning in 1890, the new headquarters of the Historic Kansas City Foundation.

18. Kansas City's Urban Core, Proof Is In the Progress Kansas City's Urban Core, Proof Is In the Progress October 1, 2003 Article describes the urban core in a broad sense shared between the River Market, Crown Center, Midtown and the Plaza/Brush Creek corridor. Major issues include housing, government, the library project,...

19. Kansas City's Urban Core: Connecting the Dots Kansas City's Urban Core: Connecting the Dots November 1, 2003 Article defines Kansas City's urban core as stretching for five miles between downtown and Brush Creek. Features reports on the River Market, Downtown Loop, Crossroads and Crown Center, Midtown/Westport,...

20. Legacy of K. C. Pioneer Bachelor, William Gillis Legacy of K. C. Pioneer Bachelor, William Gillis September-October 1996 Biographical article about William Gillis, "well known by historians as the owner and operator of the Gilliss House hotel on the riverfront of the River Market area" and "as the owner and operator of the...