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121. From the Archives From the Archives Spring//1966 Mention of Annie Ralston as the wife of Frank James and daughter of Samuel Ralston, a native of Scotland emigrating to Jackson County, Missouri.

122. From the Archives From the Archives March 1964 One paragraph about the presentation of an archive collection of the Holland family to the Jackson County Historical Society by Mrs. Lou Holland.

123. From the Archives From the Archives November 1964 Description of "[a]n old account ledger dated 1861-1864" of "Thomas Green, who rode horseback from St. Louis to Kansas City in 1858," describing the operations of his grocery business, T. Green Grocer...

124. From the Archives From the Archives Spring//1966 Description of "the Quantrill collection of Warren W. Welch [or Warren Welch]" acquired by the Jackson County Historical Society in 1964 and consisting of letters and other materials being indexed in 1966....

125. From the Archives From the Archives March 1964 One paragraph about the collection of photographs from the Swoford family showing "a street corner and some buildings, horses and street car tracks, and on the side of one building. ..printed P[alace]...

126. From the Archives From the Archives Spring//1966 One paragraph about the Hickman Mills Community Christian Church, founded in 1845, celebrating its "120th anniversary."

127. From the Archives: Kemper Address Is Full of Bank History From the Archives: Kemper Address Is Full of Bank History October 1972 Story of the Commerce Trust Company from a May 3, 1966, public speech by James Kemper, Jr., giving details of the bank's history and biographical information about the Kemper family.

128. From the Stacks: Western Historical Manuscript Collection - Kansas City, Missouri's Airline, TWA's "Around From the Stacks: Western Historical Manuscript Collection - Kansas City, Missouri's Airline, TWA's "Around the World Service" July 2008 Article provides a concise history of TWA, founded July 13, 1925, as Western Air Express (WAE). Transcontinental and Western Air relocated its headquarters from New York to Kansas City in 1931. Western...

129. From the Stacks: Western Historical Manuscript Collection-Kansas City From the Stacks: Western Historical Manuscript Collection-Kansas City July 1, 2006 Description of the Ilus Winfield Davis papers in the Western Manuscript Collection. Article also examines the events and significance of Davis' term in office.

130. Gallery has a Hot New Location Gallery has a Hot New Location November 1, 2012 Article announces that Pat Jordan, a Kansas City art dealer, has moved her gallery into the former Station 11 firehouse located at 2033 Vine Street. Jordan is interviewed and explains her decision to relocate...

131. Genealogy Vertical Files Shelf List Genealogy Vertical Files Shelf List A list of general subjects and family surnames in the genealogy vertical files.

132. Geneva Price Collection (AC14) Geneva Price Collection (AC14) 1977-1994 The Geneva Price Collection contains materials related to the educational outreach activities of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater during its 1984 Kansas City residency.

133. George Fuller Green George Fuller Green 1986 Biographical descriptions and notes about the collection of George Fuller Green, or George Green (~1870-1970), "[l]ocal architect and civic leader, city archivist, historian and author.

134. George Kessler Collection Finding Aid George Kessler Collection Finding Aid 1895-1923 This one box collection includes 16 landscape drawings done primarily by George Kessler, dated 1910 - 1916 and covering not only Penn Valley Park and North Terrace Park in Kansas City but also projects...

135. Grand Opening for Black Archives Grand Opening for Black Archives June 12, 2012 The Black Archives of Mid-America reopened on June 16, 2012 at it's new location at 1722 E. 17th Terrace, in the 18th and Vine District. "The archives shut down in 2006, effectively sealing its collections...

136. Ground Broken for Black Archives Ground Broken for Black Archives December 5, 2007 Ground was broken on December 4, 2007, for the new home of the Black Archives of Mid-America. "About $4.6 million in city funds is being used to renovate a former park maintenance building at Parade Park...

137. Hall of History Hall of History December 2008/January 2009 Article describes the future plans for the National Archives and Records Administration, Central Plains Region to move to the Adams Express freight building west of Union Station from its previous location...

138. Hannibal Bridge Opening Hannibal Bridge Opening June 26, 1905 Dr. William Wallace Dougherty attended the dedication and opening of the Hannibal Bridge in Kansas City on July 3, 1869. He recorded the event in his diary. "The Bridge is a triumphant success, five Locomotives...

139. Harrelson Bequest to Benefit Archives Harrelson Bequest to Benefit Archives January-June//1984 Article about the bequests of family records by Ben Harrelson and his wife Rose Harrelson, with much information about the local Harrelson family, including Ben's grandfather, Nathan Ector Harrelson, or...

140. His Passion is Sound Business His Passion is Sound Business January 27, 2013 Interview with Chuck Haddix, Director of the Marr Sound Archives on the UMKC campus. Haddix describes the institution's history and collections as well as his career in broadcasting.