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1. ''Praising My People'' ''Praising My People'' Winter 2010-2011 Article examines newspaper coverage in Wichita, Kansas, during the early 1930s to show the media's response to the increasing inter-racial athletic scene. The Kansas City Monarchs are mentioned several...

2. ''We All Had a Cause'': Kansas City's Bomber Plant, 1941-1945 ''We All Had a Cause'': Kansas City's Bomber Plant, 1941-1945 Winter 2005-2006 The B-25 bomber was crucial to the war effort during World War II and many of these bombers were made in North American Aviation's Kansas City, Kansas facility. "This article describes the origin and development...

3. 'Equipping Ourselves in Every Possible Way': Contents of Wagons on the 1851 Oregon Trail 'Equipping Ourselves in Every Possible Way': Contents of Wagons on the 1851 Oregon Trail Winter 2006 This article starts out: "Before deciding to make a cross-country trip, anyone with common sense would certainly give considerable thought to what supplies would be needed to make that journey." Early...

4. 1934-1935 Burials in Municipal Cemetery of Kansas City 1934-1935 Burials in Municipal Cemetery of Kansas City Winter//1994 List of burials continued from earlier issue, volume 34, issue 2, Winter 1993, pages 76-78.

5. A Brief History Of Old Westport A Brief History Of Old Westport Winter 2003 Originally published in The Kansas City Star in March 1933, this is part two. It discusses the Mormons, Santa Fe trade, Westport's chief advantages, John Sutter, and John Fremont.

6. A Brushstroke of Genius A Brushstroke of Genius Winter 2003 Article describes the life and work of Ernst Ulmer, a Kansas painter educated at the Kansas City Art Institute. Ulmer's work is influenced by artists such as George Bellows, George Caleb Bingham, and Mary...

7. A City Awakened: The Kansas City Race Riot of 1968 A City Awakened: The Kansas City Race Riot of 1968 Winter 1999-2000 Article about the race riot in Kansas City touched off by the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

8. A Door With a Mind of Its Own Has a Message for Its Owners A Door With a Mind of Its Own Has a Message for Its Owners Winter 2011 Photo and description of the former home of James Vandergrift, "who owned the Hanna Rubber Co.," detailing the architectural features of the front fascade.

9. A Little Place Getting Smaller A Little Place Getting Smaller Winter 2012 Article about Gove County, Kansas. With a declining population, it represents much of the Great Plains' rural communities. "While rural America in general saw a gain in population between 1990 and 2000,...

10. A Material World A Material World Winter 2005 Article describes two Kansas City stores that feature fine fabrics. Cy Rudnik's Fine Fabrics has been at Crown Center since 1976. Kaplan's Fabrics, in the Country Club Plaza since 1946, is now owned by...

11. A Message from the Governor A Message from the Governor Winter 2010-2011 On January 29, 1861, Kansas was admitted to the Union as the 34th state after the secession of many southern states. Governor Robinson made his first address to the legislature on March 30, 1861, and a...

12. A Season to Celebrate A Season to Celebrate November 2007 Short article about the winter season at Powell Gardens near Lone Jack, Missouri. The gardens were founded by Marjorie Allen Powell in 1988. Includes a photograph of Wendy Powell, wife of the founder's...

13. Abner Holton Deane (1828-1912): Man of Courage and Conviction Abner Holton Deane (1828-1912): Man of Courage and Conviction Winter 2003 George Caleb Bingham painted Deane and entitled his picture "Major Deane in Jail". Deane, a Baptist minister, was in jail because of the loyalty oath. Although he sided with the Union, he had assisted...

14. African Americans in Medicine African Americans in Medicine Winter 1997 Article about the founding of the Wheatley-Provident Hospital in 1908 by early black physician Dr. J. Edward Perry (or John Perry) with description of its history as an African American institution.

15. Alberta Wilson Constant Alberta Wilson Constant Winter, 1964 Photos and biographical sketch of Alberta Wilson Constant, or Alberta Constant, wife of Edwin Constant and poetry editor of the Veterans' Voices magazine, as well as editor of the Jackson County Histocial...

16. American Indians in Kansas American Indians in Kansas Winter 2003-2004 Part of the magazine's "Review Essay Series". Editor's introduction states the author "reviews the writings on the history of the region's indigenous peoples while discussing key themes, major studies,...

17. An Oddity of Empire: The Philippine Scouts and the 1904 World's Fair An Oddity of Empire: The Philippine Scouts and the 1904 World's Fair Winter 1994-1995 Article about the Philippine Exhibit at the 1904 World's Fair and its intended purposes "to contrast the 'intellectual condition of Filipinos prior to the American guardianship and their intellectual progress...

18. An Oglala Sioux Winter Count An Oglala Sioux Winter Count Winter 1988 An Oglala Sioux winter count transcribed by Mrs. J. F. Waggoner from information provided by Makula, a Sioux medicine man and prophet. The count lists names, places, and other details related to Sioux...

19. Back to School Back to School December 1, 2004 ''Webster House transforms a Kansas City schoolhouse into a winter wonderland.'' Description of the former Webster schoolhouse now functioning as an antique store with a restaurant that serves only lunch....

20. Beads of the Plains Fur Trade, 1775-1875 Beads of the Plains Fur Trade, 1775-1875 Winter 1998 Photograph and accompanying article that describe a portion of the Museum of the Fur Trade's Native American bead collection. The article describes how various tribes involved with the upper-Missouri River...