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61. Analysis of Needs at Municipal Farm and Women's Reformatory Analysis of Needs at Municipal Farm and Women's Reformatory 1950 Study of the functions and operations of the municipal prison farm for women.

62. Anne Hayes Anne Hayes circa 1945-50 Portrait of Anne Hayes, newspaper journalist, local radio and television broadcaster and President of the Greater Kansas City Radio Council.

63. Anne Hayes Anne Hayes 1955 View of Anne Hayes, newspaper journalist, local radio and television broadcaster (KCMO) and President of the Radio Council of Greater Kansas City and co-founder of the group. The group's name later became...

64. Another Charter Chance Another Charter Chance May 24, 2006 Article concerns Kansas City charter revisions which are to be voted on in August. "Sitting on 1.7 acres of park property, the Fire Alarm Exchange Building at 22nd and Gillham has been for sale for years....

65. Arch Rivals Arch Rivals Fall 2011 Photo and article mentioning the architect Alice Gertrude Jackson who moved to Kansas City in 1910 and later designed and built dozens of homes around Kansas City.

66. Art Alone Enduring Art Alone Enduring April-May//1974 Article about the influences of three women on Midwest art appreciation: Mary Frances Sheldon, Sarah Hannah Joslyn, and Mary McAfee Atkins, the last from Kansas City and instrumental in the founding of...

67. Artist Celebrates Mujeres in GCI Show Artist Celebrates Mujeres in GCI Show November 30-December 12, 2007 Article profiles artist Alisha Gambino. Her show, Mujeres, runs December 7, 2007 through January 31, 2008 at the Guadalupe Centers. Inc.

68. Artistry and Controversy: The Unicorn Theatre Artistry and Controversy: The Unicorn Theatre September 1990 Article about the 17-year history of the Unicorn Theatre, alternatively labelled as "controversial, radical and avante-garde," often with mainly female casts.

69. Association of High School Women Association of High School Women

70. Association of Women Broadcasters Association of Women Broadcasters 1949-09-21 Interior, group view identified as the Association of Women Broadcasters of the National Association of Broadcasters, 10th District. View was taken at a luncheon held at the Muehlebach Hotel in Kansas...

71. At Home in Fashionable Kansas City At Home in Fashionable Kansas City August//1973 Photos and descriptions of several prominent Kansas City housewives and their fashionable clothing and interior decoration at their homes.

72. Avis Elida Smith Avis Elida Smith 1896 Biographical sketch of Dr. Avis Elida Smith, or Avis Smith, an early woman physician of Kansas City. Born in Illinois in 1851 and coming to Kansas City in 1884 as an obstetrician and head "of the medical...

73. Bea Johnson Bea Johnson 1955-11-29 Interior view of Bea Johnson, Director of Women's Activities for KMBC-KFRM and KMBC-TV. She spoke at the dinner meeting of the Radio and Television Council of Greater Kansas City held November 29, 1955...

74. Bea Johnson and Others Bea Johnson and Others 1955-11-29 Interior view of three women identified in the scrapbook as left to right: Mrs. R. G. Richner, Bea Johnson (KMBC), and Mrs. R. W. Bland. Photograph was taken at the Radio and Television Council of Greater...

75. Bea Johnson and Others Bea Johnson and Others 1955-11-29 Interior view of three women seated identified in the scrapbook as left to right: Mrs. R. G. Richner, Bea Johnson, and Mrs. W. O'Keefe. Photograph was taken at the Radio and Television Council of Greater...

76. Becky Jaramillo Receives Heart of Gold Award Becky Jaramillo Receives Heart of Gold Award March 10-16, 2005 Becky Jaramillo, Mamie Hughes, Bev Chapman and Angela Curry were the YWCA 2005 Heart of Gold Awardees for their contributions to the community.

77. Begins New Job in Prosecutor's Office Begins New Job in Prosecutor's Office January 31, 1947 Vertical file with photo and caption about Erylene Bryant, "the first Negro [sic] to serve in a clerical capacity in the courthouse in recent years." Bryant began "as secretary-stenographer in the Jackson...

78. Bess Truman Bess Truman Summer//1999 Story of the extremity of change in gender roles during Bess Truman's lifetime, from 1884 to 1981.

79. Between Rock and a Good Place Between Rock and a Good Place January 29, 2012 Article profiles twelve women who are influencing the local music scene in various ways: Kristie Stremel, soloist and former member of Frogpond and Exit 159; Hearts of Darkness singers Brandy Gordon, Rachel...

80. Beyond a Calling Beyond a Calling September 2001 Photos and biographical article about Lucile Bluford, 90-year-old African American "editor and part owner of 'The Kansas City Call' newspaper" since 1955. Native of North Carolina raised partly in Kansas...