Missouri Valley Special Collections
Advanced Search | Help | My Favorites
All Images Local History Index  
Search results for: 273 item(s) for: "Sports" sports
Search current collection(s) again
Refine your search
Type
Newspaper Article (134)
Magazine Article (65)
Postcard (15)
Vertical File (15)
Glass Negative, B/w, ... (13)
Show more...

Creator
Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred... (15)
Unknown (13)
John Sleezer (5)
Sam Mcdowell (4)
Bill Althaus (4)
Show more...

Date
August//1994 (3)
November 1931 (3)
November 171931 (2)
February//1999 (2)
Circa 1940s (2)
Show more...

 Image: Title: Date: Description:

121. Kansas City's Weekend Racers Kansas City's Weekend Racers June//1982 Sports Car Club of America racers Bob Burrows, Wally Erickson, Pat di Natale, and Steve Eberman profiled in local racing league.

122. Kansas City-Smithville Race Track Kansas City-Smithville Race Track Postcard of the Kansas City-Smithville Race Track

123. Kansas City-Smithville Race Track Kansas City-Smithville Race Track Postcard of the Kansas City-Smithville Race Track

124. Kauffman Stadium Kauffman Stadium July 24, 1973 Aerial view of Royals Stadium during All-Star game.

125. Kauffman Stadium Kauffman Stadium Royals Stadium was renamed Kauffman Stadium in honor of Royals owner Ewing Marion Kauffman on July 2, 1993.

126. Kauffman Stadium Kauffman Stadium April/8/1973 Entire section of the paper devoted to the new baseball stadium for the Kansas City Royals at the Truman Sports Complex, with several articles and photos.

127. KC Achieves Soccer Glory KC Achieves Soccer Glory October/16/2000 The Kansas City Wizards defeated the Chicago Fire, 1-0, to win Major League Soccer's year 2000 championship game held at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C.

128. KC Area Scores Big With Sports KC Area Scores Big With Sports March 9, 2010 Article reports on the Kansas City metropolitan area's booming youth sports market. Youth sports tournaments--including soccer, baseball, volleyball, swimming, and others--are expected to generate between...

129. KC Fans Getting World Series returns KC Fans Getting World Series returns Postcard of Kansas City fans getting World Series returns

130. KC Sports Hero Was Influential With His Words KC Sports Hero Was Influential With His Words February 6, 2005 Joe McGuff, former Kansas City Star columnist, sports editor, editor and vice president, died on February 4, 2006 at his home in Prairie Village, Kansas. He died as a result of complications from amyotrophic...

131. KC's Grandest Openings KC's Grandest Openings June 1, 2001 Article describes the openings of some of the Kansas City area's major facilities. Included are Kemper Arena, Arrowhead Stadium and Royals Stadium. A chart, "Opening Days," provides debut date, cost, and...

132. KC's Legends of the Lots KC's Legends of the Lots September 9, 2012 Article examines the history of tailgating at Arrowhead Stadium and also concerns by long-time tailgaters that the tradition may not be carried on my younger Chiefs fans. Tailgating started at Arrowhead...

133. KC's Own Seabiscuit KC's Own Seabiscuit July 29, 2003 Story of race horse Lawrin, owned by Herbert Woolf, owner of Woolf Brothers Clothing Stores. Lawrin won the Kentucky Derby in 1938. He was bred and trained in what is now Prairie Village, Johnson County,...

134. KU's Santee Knew He Was Flat-out Fast KU's Santee Knew He Was Flat-out Fast April 15, 2004 A new book entitled "The Perfect Mile" by Neal Bascomb has recently been published and includes Kansas native Wes Santee. He was a great long-distance runner duirng the 1950s and a University of Kansas...

135. Lamonica's Moveable Feast: He Was the Main Dish Lamonica's Moveable Feast: He Was the Main Dish January/12/1970 Photos and article about the Kansas City Chiefs' "last American Football League championship, the swan song before merger with the NFL," leading up to their appearance in the 1970 Super Bowl.

136. Leg up on the World Leg up on the World October/1/2000 Photo, caption, and article about Maurice Greene, from Kansas City, Kansas, winning his second gold medal of the 2000 Olympics as part of the American 400-meter relay team "with a time of 37.61 seconds"...

137. Les L. Warren Les L. Warren File contains a newsletter article with photo and biographical description of Les Warren, retiring after 48 years as "Director of Community Services for the Kansas City, Missouri, School District." Also...

138. Let's Build a New Downtown Arena Let's Build a New Downtown Arena June, 2003 Editorial supporting the idea that a new arena downtown would be beneficial to Kansas City.

139. Liberty Loses a Stalwart Liberty Loses a Stalwart January 18, 2013 Obituary for Jack Smith, who worked with Liberty High School athletes for over forty years. Smith's work as manager for both the basketball and football programs is summarized and his promotion to assistant...

140. Lincoln High School Sports Lincoln High School Sports File contains programs from Lincoln High School annual athletic/sports Banquets of 1954 and 1961 and a group portrait of the Lincoln High School Basketball Team of 1951.