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1. Virginia Slims Gals to Make KC Stop Virginia Slims Gals to Make KC Stop February//1978 Article about the professional women's Virginia Slims tennis tournament in town.

2. Tennis Players at Swope Park Tennis Players at Swope Park June 17, 1932 Unidentified men watching people playing tennis on park courts; located southwest of Lagoon.

3. Tennis Players at Hyde Park Tennis Players at Hyde Park 1925 Looking north at unidentified women playing tennis on park tennis courts; located on Gillham between 35th and 38th.

4. Tennis Players Tennis Players Postcard of Tennis Players

5. Tennis out of the Ice Age Tennis out of the Ice Age May//1977 Article about the incongruous beginnings of the World Championship tennis league in the city, with the first court set up on a sheet of ice inside the American Royal Arena.

6. Tennis Courts Tennis Courts 1945 Unidentified people on tennis courts, located across from the Concourse.

7. Swope Park Tennis Courts Swope Park Tennis Courts ca1930 Distant view of tennis courts at Swope Park.

8. Swope Park Tennis Courts Swope Park Tennis Courts 1915 Distant view of the tennis courts at Swope Park in Kansas City, Missouri filled with people playing.

9. South Central Business Association Outing at Rockaway Beach, Missouri South Central Business Association Outing at Rockaway Beach, Missouri 1936 Unidentified men and women playing tennis outside the Hotel Taneycomo at Rockaway Beach, Missouri on Lake Taneycomo. Probably associated with a South Central Business Association outing to the Ozarks.

10. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 4, 1909-1950, Page p549 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 4, 1909-1950, Page p549 1909-1950 A portion of Kansas City from E. 47th Street south to E. 48th Street and from McGee Street east to Locust Street, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page...

11. Road in Swope Park Road in Swope Park 1920 Road leading to tennis courts.

12. Penn Valley Tennis Courts Penn Valley Tennis Courts 1930 Unidentified people playing tennis. Tennis courts located east of Broadway and north of 29th.

13. Obituary for Carroll Kramer Ward Obituary for Carroll Kramer Ward February 8, 1972 Obituary for Carroll Kramer Ward, or Carroll Ward, a local tennis patron dying in 1972.

14. Notes and Comment: Equity and Aesthetics Notes and Comment: Equity and Aesthetics January//1934 Discussion about the court case between the museum and the tennis club over legal rights to the site of the planned art gallery.

15. North Terrace Park North Terrace Park ca1930 Distant view of tennis courts in North Terrace Park.

16. Net Loss Net Loss February 21-27, 2013 Article announces that the Kansas City Explorers professional tennis team will relocate to Irving, Texas. Details regarding the Explorers' history in Kansas City are provided. City officials are interviewed...

17. Museum, Neighbors at Odds Over Club Museum, Neighbors at Odds Over Club April 2, 2008 Article examining the dispute between the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art and the Rockhill Tennis Club. The museum owns the tennis club property and wants to relocate offices to the club and use the surrounding...

18. Matilda Shelden Matilda Shelden 1968 (first edition 1950) Photo and description of Matilda Dallmeyer Shelden, or Matilda Shelden, wife of Dr. Frank Shelden ("a noted tennis star") and member of the upper house of the City Council in 1924, "member of the Woman's...

19. Love-82: Leo Feingold's Lifetime of Tennis Love-82: Leo Feingold's Lifetime of Tennis Fall 1997 Photos and biographical article about Leo Feingold, an 82-year-old top-ranked tennis player for his age group, born in New York in 1915. Description of his life and career, starting the sport as an adolescent...

20. Loose Park Tennis Courts Loose Park Tennis Courts Looking northeast at unidentified people on tennis courts, located on west side of park; also shows Rose Garden.