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1. Ada & Chester Franklin Ada & Chester Franklin May/21/2000 File containing photos and a biographical articles about Ada Crogman Franklin, or Ada Franklin (ca. 1886-1983) and her husband Chester Arthur Franklin, or Chester Franklin (1880-1955), founding owners...

2. Building Sign Building Sign 1991 Sign painted on south side of building at 6th and Delaware in River Market.

3. C.A. Franklin School C.A. Franklin School 1968? Architectural drawing of C.A. Franklin School. Named after Chester A. Franklin, editor and publisher of "The Call", a local African American newspaper.

4. City Life: 'Kansas City' City Life: 'Kansas City' June 6, 1996 Photo and article about Felix Hall Payne, or Felix Payne, a black Kansas City "numbers runner, nightclub owner and newspaper publisher" of the Kansas City American newspaper in the 1930s. The article discusses...

5. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Short biography of Chester Arthur Franklin, or Chester Franklin (1880-1955) written by Thomas D. Wilson. Franklin was publisher and editor of the African American newspaper the " Kansas City Call" from...

6. Felix Payne and William Thompkins Felix Payne and William Thompkins 2006 Book excerpt about Felix Payne, founder and publisher of the Kansas City American newspaper during its run from 1928 to 1941. Payne was a native of Marshall, Missouri coming to Kansas City around 1900...

7. Nelson Caesar Crews and Chester Arthur Franklin Nelson Caesar Crews and Chester Arthur Franklin 2006 Book excerpt about Nelson Caesar Crews, or Nelson Crews (ca. 1875-1923), an early African American newspaper owner and editor of the Kansas City Sun, and Chester Franklin (1880-1955), founder and publisher...

8. SC89 Jason Rogers Papers Finding Aid SC89 Jason Rogers Papers Finding Aid 1923-1929 (bulk 1925-1928) Jason Rogers was born in New York City in 1868. He dropped out of grammar school and worked his way up in the journalism trade to become an expert in newspaper publishing and advertising. He was the author...

9. The American Newspaper: A Study of Journalism in Its Relation to the Public The American Newspaper: A Study of Journalism in Its Relation to the Public July/8/1911 Description of the Kansas City Star and its founder and editor William Rockhill Nelson in an article about the journalistic trends among national newspapers. Photos and comparisons of Nelson and his influence...

10. William J. Thompkins: African American Physician, Politician, and Publisher William J. Thompkins: African American Physician, Politician, and Publisher April 2007 Article tells the story of Dr. William J. Thompkins. Born in Jefferson City, Missouri, in 1879, he moved to Kansas City to practice medicine in 1906. In 1914 he was appointed superintendent of General...