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201. Missouri: 150th Year Missouri: 150th Year May 26, 1971 Map of Missouri indicating county boundaries, possibly at the time of statehood in 1821. The map was prepared from documents located in the Missouri State Archives, and proceeds from its sale went to the...

202. Missouri: A Black Hub in the Heartland Missouri: A Black Hub in the Heartland October-November//1996 Photos and article about cities and towns in Missouri as "hubs" for African Americans, including Kansas City, Saint Louis, and Sedalia. Depiction of "the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City" and...

203. Money Crunch For Black Archives Money Crunch For Black Archives June 15, 2005 The Black Archives of Mid-America is no longer getting the previous funding from the city to keep it operating properly. Established in 1974 from a grant through Horace Peterson, the current executive...

204. Moving Time for Archives: New Research Rooms in Old Courthouse to Have Library Atmosphere Moving Time for Archives: New Research Rooms in Old Courthouse to Have Library Atmosphere October 1972 Article about the transfer of the location of the Jackson County Historical Society's archives from their 14-year stay at the Truman Library to a more permanent home in the Jackson County Courthouse on...

205. Much Research for 'Westering Man' Done in Archives Much Research for 'Westering Man' Done in Archives July-September//1983 Book review of "Westering Man" by Bil Gilbert about Joseph Walker (1798-1876), prominent mountain man and "first Sheriff of Jackson County, Missouri." Description of much of the book's research being done...

206. Museum Collection in Storage Shuffle: Managing Collection and Archives of the Kansas City Museum Accommodates Museum Collection in Storage Shuffle: Managing Collection and Archives of the Kansas City Museum Accommodates Master Plan April 10, 2002 Article details information about the location and storage of the collections kept by Union Station Kansas City Inc. Gay Clemenson, Collections Manager, is featured and quoted. Many items are now stored...

207. National Archives and Records Administration--Central Plains Region National Archives and Records Administration--Central Plains Region Kansas City does have a branch of the National Archives called the Central Plains Region. Various types of records from states of the Midwest and Great Plains are included in the holdings. It is located...

208. National Archives to Union Station National Archives to Union Station August 15, 2007 The Central Plains Region of the National Archives will move into a former freight building (Adams Express building) beside Union Station. The group is currently located in the Bannister Federal Complex....

209. Native Sons of Kansas City, Missouri Native Sons of Kansas City, Missouri The Native Sons Archives (Native Sons Collection) were transferred from Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, to UMKC, Western Historical Manuscript Collection, in July 1990....

210. Nazarene Theological Seminary Library Nazarene Theological Seminary Library Photos, illustrations, map, and information on the Nazarene Theological Seminary library building dedicated in 1967 at 1700 East Meyer Boulevard (with the Nazarene Archives at 6401 Paseo Boulevard).

211. New Acquisitions at the Archives New Acquisitions at the Archives November//1975 One paragraph describing the acquisition of the Kearney Wornall papers of "deeds, photographs, [and] records of the Westport Baptist Church." Also one paragraph about the donation by Mrs. B. J. George...

212. New Acquisitions for the Archives New Acquisitions for the Archives July//1963 Description of a letter written by General Alexander W. Doniphan in 1884 in "the Watkins Mill collection" of new acquisitions by the Jackson County Historical Society.

213. New Organization Aims to Preserve and Promote Historic Northeast Kansas City New Organization Aims to Preserve and Promote Historic Northeast Kansas City July 11, 2012 Article reports on the formation of the Northeast Kansas City Historical Society (NEKCHS). The mission of NEKCHS is to "collect, research, and preserve Historic Northeast's history." Joy Brandon serves...

214. Nicolas Point: Artist, Historian, and Missionary Nicolas Point: Artist, Historian, and Missionary Spring/Summer 2004 Brief article about Nicolas Point and his service to Native Americans. Because of his artistic talents, he provided sketches of where he traveled in the 1840s as well as diary entries.

215. Obscure Archives: A Little-Known Midtown Library Makes It to the Top of the Science World Obscure Archives: A Little-Known Midtown Library Makes It to the Top of the Science World January//1981 Description of the library specializing in science and technology information, located 5109 Cherry Street on the campus of the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

216. On the Record On the Record December 10, 2006 The Central Plains Region branch of the National Archives and Records Administration located in Kansas City contains many treasures which this article highlights. Included is a picture of a German-American...

217. Orpheum Theater Profile Orpheum Theater Profile 2003

218. People: Denise Morrison People: Denise Morrison January//1991 Photo and brief text about Morrison and the archives at the museum.

219. People: Stan Ingersol People: Stan Ingersol January//1991 Photo and caption about Ingersol and the archives.

220. Photo of Delware Agency Photo of Delware Agency June 26, 1905 Photograph of the Delware Indian Agency near Stony Point in Wyandotte County, Kansas. The building was built in 1830, and the photograph was shot in 1938.