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1. Art Amid Destruction Art Amid Destruction August 4, 2011 "Project Reclamation," initiated by Kansas City artist Matt Dehaemers, was a fund-raising event that involved Joplin-area artists that created artworks using debris from the May 2011 tornado that devasted...

2. Art Inc. Art Inc. June 27, 2008 Feature story spotlights Van Go Mobile Arts Inc. of Lawrence, Kansas. Founded by Lynne Green in 1996, the charitable organization employs student workers through its Jobs in the Arts Makes Sense (JAMS)...

3. Bidders Reelin' In the Years Bidders Reelin' In the Years April 25, 2007 Dick Clark's American Bandstand Grill and Studio B dance club located at Interstate 435 and Metcalf Avenue in Overland Park, Kansas, unexpectedly closed on April 14, 2007. The trademark for the restaurant...

4. Famous Gun Sold for $130,000 Famous Gun Sold for $130,000 January 22, 2012 Article talks about the escalating bidding on the "famed .45-caliber Thompson sub-machine gun that was believed to have been used by the bank robbing duo of Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow." The gun was...

5. Hidden Traces of Benton At Work Emerge At Last Hidden Traces of Benton At Work Emerge At Last December 3, 2010 An article discussing pencil sketches by Thomas Hart Benton that are up for auction by Dirk Soulis Auctions in Lone Jack, Missouri. Items to be auctioned are a dozen previously unknown preliminary sketches...

6. Jesse James Family Auction in Excelsior Springs, Missouri Jesse James Family Auction in Excelsior Springs, Missouri 1918 Street view of auction held in Excelsior Springs, Missouri. Description on back of photograph reads: Spinning wheel and curios sold at auction at Excelsior Springs, Clay Co., Mo., March 16, 1918. From...

7. Kansas City Landmarks Endangered by Tax Sale Kansas City Landmarks Endangered by Tax Sale Fall//1991 Story about the threats to the New York Life Building and the Uptown Theater by tax auctions.

8. Landmark Katz Drug Site Goes on the Auction Block Landmark Katz Drug Site Goes on the Auction Block June 10, 2011 The historic Katz drugstore in Westport at Main and Westport Road is up for sale. The art deco building with the distinctive clock tower has been there since 1934.

9. Liberty, MO, Missouri Street Liberty, MO, Missouri Street Postcard of Missouri Street, two blocks east of the city square in Liberty, MO

10. Stephenson's Mementos Go Up For Auction As Nostalgists Bid Farewell Stephenson's Mementos Go Up For Auction As Nostalgists Bid Farewell June 11, 2007 An auction was held Sunday, June 10, 2007, in which almost all of the items associated with Stephenson's Apple Farm Restaurant in Independence, Missouri, were sold at the now closed restaurant site. The...

11. The Holy Grail for Sale The Holy Grail for Sale June 2011 A tintype of Billy the Kid, taken in 1879 or 1880, may be “the only authenticated photo of the Kid.” It’s up for sale and probably will be sold for a 6-digit figure. The article gives a history or...

12. Weston, MO - Tobacco Planting Weston, MO - Tobacco Planting Postcard of Tobacco planting near Weston, MO in Platte County