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21. Biography of Ada Crogman Franklin (ca. 1886 - 1983), Teacher, Actress, and Producer Biography of Ada Crogman Franklin (ca. 1886 - 1983), Teacher, Actress, and Producer

22. Biography of Hazel Browne Williams (1907-1986), Educator Biography of Hazel Browne Williams (1907-1986), Educator 1999

23. Biography of John A. Jones (1867-1937), Businessman and Barber Biography of John A. Jones (1867-1937), Businessman and Barber 1999

24. Biography of Josephine Silone Yates (1859-1912), Teacher, Journalist, and Clubwoman Biography of Josephine Silone Yates (1859-1912), Teacher, Journalist, and Clubwoman 2009;

25. Biography of Julia Lee (1902-1958), Singer and Pianist Biography of Julia Lee (1902-1958), Singer and Pianist 1999

26. Biography of Lucile H. Bluford (1911-2003), Journalist and Former Owner/Publisher of "The Call" Newspaper Biography of Lucile H. Bluford (1911-2003), Journalist and Former Owner/Publisher of "The Call" Newspaper 2004

27. Biography of Minnie Lee Crosthwaite (1872-1963), Social Worker and Community Leader Biography of Minnie Lee Crosthwaite (1872-1963), Social Worker and Community Leader 1999

28. Black Hair: Much More Than Just a "Look" Black Hair: Much More Than Just a "Look" March/13-19/1997 Discusses the history of and rituals associated with black women's hair.

29. Bonnie Tolson Bonnie Tolson 2002 This book contains one page personal accounts of the lives of numerous women from the Kansas City metro area, as well as their photograph. Includes artist and poet Bonnie Tolson.

30. Booker T. Washington Letter Booker T. Washington Letter May 1, 1908 Letter addressed to Mr. Joseph H. Crooker, 820 South Street, Roslindale, Boston, Massachusetts, from Booker T. Washington, The Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute for the training of Colored Young...

31. Brown Delivers... Brown Delivers... January//2003 Story of the Lady of Freedom statue designed by Eddie Dixon and soon to stand on the James Street property of the United Parcel Service in Kansas City, Kansas. Anita Dixon had the vision for The Lady of...

32. Challenging Imperial Expectations Challenging Imperial Expectations Winter 2013 Article on the role of female homesteaders in the West, featuring a case study of Kansas settlers in Graham County, Kansas. At the height of westward expansion in the late 19th century, lawmakers struggled...

33. Chorus of Praise Rises for Unsung Hero Chorus of Praise Rises for Unsung Hero February/11/2000 File containing a photo and biographical article about Florastine Burr, "one of five national winners of the 2000 Kraft/NAACP Community Service Award." Born in Oklahoma about 1922 and coming to Kansas...

34. Civil Rights Activist Anne Thomas Dies: She was the first black leader of the local YWCA Civil Rights Activist Anne Thomas Dies: She was the first black leader of the local YWCA Sept./22/2002 Article relating the death and life of Anne Thomas, the first black person to head the Kansas City YWCA and an original member of the Panel of American Women, a national civil rights group founded in Kansas...

35. Consultant Honored as Minority Advocate: Inez Kaiser Started PR Firm after Leaving KC Teaching Job Consultant Honored as Minority Advocate: Inez Kaiser Started PR Firm after Leaving KC Teaching Job November 27, 1997 File containing a photo and biographical article about Inez Yeargan Kaiser, or Inez Kaiser, founder of her own public relations and advertising company in New York City after retiring as a teacher of the...

36. Drifters, Inc. Drifters, Inc. August/7/1974

37. Early Local African American Educators Early Local African American Educators 2006 The significance to Kansas City schools of African Americans R.T. Coles or Richard T. Coles, G.N. Grisham, and W.W. Yates is detailed in this book. Coles placed significance on the manual arts for the...

38. Edna E. Perry Edna E. Perry 2002 This book contains one page personal accounts of the lives of numerous women from the Kansas City metro area, as well as their photograph. Includes Edna E. Perry, owner/founder of Edna E. Perry Real Estate...

39. Frederick Douglass Granddaughters From Kansas City Frederick Douglass Granddaughters From Kansas City 1940-1960 Three grandchildren of Frederick Douglass lived in Kansas City. Mrs. Rosabelle Jones was the last granddaughter to die. She was married to Dr. Thomas Jones, a prominent Kansas City physician. Mrs. Fredericka...

40. Funeral Services Held for Mrs. Fannie Clay Funeral Services Held for Mrs. Fannie Clay June 5, 1953 Vertical file with photo and biographical article about Mrs. Fannie Bell Clay, or Fannie Clay, of 2619 Euclid Avenue. Clay "was employed by the Burns and Pinkerton Detective agency for many years and after...