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1. A Most Flexible Method A Most Flexible Method December 2009 Discussion of three recent Midwest building projects including the University of Missouri Kansas City's (UMKC) student union, a mixed-use project in Denver, and the Armed Forces Readiness Center at Fort...

2. A Reporter at Large: The War in Kansas A Reporter at Large: The War in Kansas April/22/1967 Extracts from an extensive article about the effects of the Vietnam War in the state of Kansas (written by former Kansas Citian author Calvin Trillin) with descriptions of Kansas City and nearby Lawrence,...

3. An Interview With Marciano Morales An Interview With Marciano Morales 1977-04-30 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded April 30, 1977. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....

4. An Interview With Robert Hernandez An Interview With Robert Hernandez 1977-07-01 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded July 1, 1977. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....

5. Armed Forces Council Scholarships Armed Forces Council Scholarships September/3/1949 Article about the formation of the "Armed Forces Council" in Kansas City "to boost lagging interest among high-school pupils and college students in the ROTC and to unify the recruitment programs of the...

6. Biography of Lafayette A. Tillman (1859-1914), Barber, Soldier, and Policeman Biography of Lafayette A. Tillman (1859-1914), Barber, Soldier, and Policeman 1999

7. Dayton Ragland Dayton Ragland March 24, 1952 File containing a biographical article about Lieutenant Dayton Ragland, a black "U.S. jet pilot now being held as prisoner of war in China." Son of the pastor of the West Paseo Christian Church and recipient...

8. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library 1928-1945 Folder includes a letter dated March 12, 1945, from local lawyer Butler Disman concerning letters being sent to the library from former library pages who were serving in the Armed Forces. Also included...

9. Libraries and the War: Services to Armed Forces Libraries and the War: Services to Armed Forces November/15/1943 Brief article about the service of the Kansas City Public Library "to members of the armed forces stationed in the vicinity," including books and periodicals supplied at various locations in "cooperat[ion]...

10. Libraries and the War: Services to Armed Forces Libraries and the War: Services to Armed Forces November/15/1943 Provision of the library's services to military personnel stationed in the vicinity during the war.

11. Men Standing at Banquet Table Men Standing at Banquet Table ca. 1943 Four unidentified man standing at the head table of a South Central Business Association luncheon or banquet. Two of the men are in uniform.

12. No Fortunate Son No Fortunate Son December/14-20/2000 Discusses the killing of Private Barry Winchell, a soldier from Kansas City, and the efforts of his parents to seek justice for his murder.

13. Post Office Post Office Postcard of the old Post Office building

14. Ridenour-Baker and The World War 1917-1919 Ridenour-Baker and The World War 1917-1919 1919 This book honors those employees of Ridenour-Baker Grocery Co. who served in World War I. It lists names in an Honor Roll and a Roster delineates those in the Army, Navy, and Marines; includes a chronological...

15. The Abraham Lincoln Legacy in Missouri The Abraham Lincoln Legacy in Missouri January 2009 Although Abraham Lincoln's name is not usually associated with Missouri, his role as the emancipator of the slaves resulted in a host of African American schools in the State bearing his name. Article...

16. The Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West The Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West 1969 Chapter of the book about Charles Warfield, a western trader and "raider" moving from New Orleans to the Rocky Mountains by the early 1830s largely responsible for "three nations, Texas, Mexico, and the...

17. Tuskegee Airman Finally Gets His Due Tuskegee Airman Finally Gets His Due April 13-19, 2007 Kansas City, Kansas, native John Davis was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal for his service as a Tuskegee airmen in World II. Davis enlisted in the Armed Forces in 1942 and was later assigned to the...