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1. 'Good Life' Is Hidden Jewel Downtown 'Good Life' Is Hidden Jewel Downtown April 21, 2004 This article focuses on one of Kansas City's less visible fountains called "The Fountain of Good Life". It was designed by George Tsutakawa. According to a quote in the article, he "became the preeminent...

2. 60 Artful Minutes: A Visit with Thomas Hart Benton 60 Artful Minutes: A Visit with Thomas Hart Benton July//1973 Interview of Kansas City artist Thomas Hart Benton covering his career and "his recent interview on CBS's Sixty Minutes [television] program, on which both he and Picasso were covered," including his contrast...

3. A Warm Tribute to Thomas Hart Benton A Warm Tribute to Thomas Hart Benton February 20, 2011 Color picture of the bronze sculpture of Thomas Hart Benton on the campus of the Art Institute wearing a sweater knitted by Ashley Lugo, a student majoring in fiber. The piece was cast by Charles Banks...

4. A Well-Documented Life A Well-Documented Life August 1, 2005 Photographs and article of artist Sydney Larson, former professor of art at Columbia College where he taught for five decades. He was an apprentice with Thomas Hart Benton, sketching Benton's mural ''Independence...

5. Achelous and Hercules Achelous and Hercules n.d. Unframed color print reproduction (44 in. x 14 in.) of Thomas Hart Benton's "Achelous and Hercules" mural. The original 24-foot mural was done in tempura and oil on canvas in 1947. It was purchased in...

6. American Portraits American Portraits 1946 Illustration and biographical sketch of artist Thomas Hart Benton.

7. An Artist in America An Artist in America 1937 Autobiographical book about the life of Missouri artist Thomas Hart Benton, spending most of his productive years in Kansas City, with several illustrations.

8. Anthony Benton Gude Anthony Benton Gude May 3, 2006 Color photograph and caption about Anthony Benton Gude, the grandson of Thomas Hart Benton, and his painting, ''The Creation of Union Station.''

9. Art: 400 Square Feet to Go Art: 400 Square Feet to Go January/18/1960 Article about Thomas Hart Benton's nearly finished large mural at the Truman Library in Independence, Missouri, depicting Independence from 1830 to 1847 with the opening of the West, with a photo of the...

10. Art: Bourbon & Old Salt Art: Bourbon & Old Salt July/7/1947 Short article about Thomas Hart Benton's painting of a New England journalist to be placed in Boston's Museum of Fine Arts "captured [as] a vanishing type on canvas," with a photo of it.

11. Art: Painter of Passion Art: Painter of Passion February/23/1959 Biographical description and photo of Thomas Hart Benton , describing his daily routine at his Kansas City studio, describing his usual goal of illustrating regional histories.

12. Art: Thomas Benton in Omaha. ..An American Artist Has One of His Best Shows Art: Thomas Benton in Omaha. ..An American Artist Has One of His Best Shows December/3/1951 Article about Thomas Hart Benton's successful art exhibit at the Josyln Art Museum in Omaha, with some general biographical information and copies of the several paintings.

13. Behind the Smoke: Thomas Hart Benton Behind the Smoke: Thomas Hart Benton September//1966 Photos and biographical article about Thomas Hart Benton, a prominent Missourian painter and muralist born in Neosho, Missouri in 1889 and coming to Kansas City in 1935 with residence and studio at 3616...

14. Benton and the World at War Benton and the World at War January 2011 Article analyzing the creation and legacy of Thomas Hart Benton's ten-panel series, "Year of Peril." Inspired by the attack on Pearl Harbor and the U.S. entering World War II, the series was used as propaganda...

15. Benton Goes to War Benton Goes to War January-February//1982 Article about Thomas Hart Benton's paintings commissioned during World War II serving as propaganda and intended "to 'wake up the middle west to the grimness of our national situation,'" with photos of...

16. Benton Murals Benton Murals ca. 1958 President Truman and Thomas Hart Benton look at mural designs for the Truman Library.

17. Benton's KC Flood Painting for Sale Benton’s KC Flood Painting for Sale May 18, 2011 Thomas Hart Benton’s “Flood Disaster (Homecoming—Kaw Valley)” is set to be auctioned at Sotheby’s in New York on May 19, 2011. The painting “was inspired by the devastating floods of the summer...

18. Bingham and Benton: Missouri's Old Masters Bingham and Benton: Missouri's Old Masters March 20, 2005 Review of show, "Bingham to Benton: The Midwest as Muse", also contains biographical information about the two artists.

19. Biography of Thomas Hart Benton Biography of Thomas Hart Benton May 5, 1905 Photo and bio of artist Thomas Hart Benton, giving background information on how he got into painting.

20. Biography of Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975), Artist Biography of Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975), Artist 2003