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1. Wounded Knee, Birds Eye View of Battlefield Wounded Knee, Birds Eye View of Battlefield Jan. 1, 1891 Distant view, looking southwest, of the battlefield at Wounded Knee. Several people with horses can be seen searching a deserted Sioux camp.

2. Wilcox & White Organ Co. Wilcox & White Organ Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Wilcox & White Organ Co. showing a boy pushing a large egg along the ground and a bird flying in front of it. Front of card says: "Wilcox & White Organs. Few Equals--No Superiors..."...

3. Why Bi-State Is for the Birds Why Bi-State Is for the Birds May, 2004 Editorial article describing the shortcomings of a proposed "Bi-State II" cultural tax.

4. Valley Lake at the Kansas City Zoo Valley Lake at the Kansas City Zoo 1980 Partial view of Valley Lake, located in Swope Park on the grounds of the Kansas City Zoo. Staff of the Kansas City Parks and Recreation Department received an award for the design of these water features,...

5. The Royal Kingbirds of Kauffman Stadium The Royal Kingbirds of Kauffman Stadium July 2011 Article spotlights the spring migration of kingbirds from southern Mexico to Kansas City's own Kauffman Stadium. The kingbirds begin nesting near the end of April, feasting on the abundance of flying insects...

6. The Mythical Jayhawk The Mythical Jayhawk August//1958 Illustrations and article about the mythical and nonfictional origins of the Jayhawk, the mascot of the University of Kansas.

7. The Fun Magnates: Day Tripping with Shifra Stein The Fun Magnates: Day Tripping with Shifra Stein March//1991 One-page article about Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge about 90 miles northeast of Kansas City near Mound City, Missouri in the context of journalist Shifra Stein's day trip writings. Description...

8. The Eagles Have Landed in Lawrence The Eagles Have Landed in Lawrence February 16, 2004 Report on migrating bald eagles who have gathered in droves at the Kansas River near the Lawrence Riverfront Plaza. Each winter, Kansas usually gets about 1,200 bald eagles, and Missouri more than 2,000....

9. That Awful Perkins Boy That Awful Perkins Boy September-October//1978 Photos and biographical article about Marlin Perkins, 72-year-old (in 1978) host of the "Wild Kingdom" television show and a native of Carthage, Missouri, and resident of a Saint Louis, Missouri, suburb....

10. Thanksgiving Thanksgiving Thanksgiving Postcard

11. Taft's Dental Rooms Taft's Dental Rooms ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Taft's Dental Rooms with a robin sitting on a yellow rose. Lower left corner has number C-371. Back of card has advertising copy and prices including: "Gold Crowns and Bridgework Per...

12. Taft's Dental Rooms Taft's Dental Rooms ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Taft's Dental Rooms with five robins sitting on snowy branches. Front of card says: "If made at Taft's: It's all Right." Lower right corner says: "M. F. Tobin, Lith. N. Y." Back of...

13. T. Lee Adams T. Lee Adams ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for T. Lee Adams showing a rural scene with castle surrounded by a border of pansies and a bird. Front of card says: "Compliments of T. Lee Adams, Dealer in Field and Garden Seeds. Telephone...

14. Swope Park, Shelter House and Sunken Garden Swope Park, Shelter House and Sunken Garden Postcard of Shelter House and Sunken Garden at Swope Park

15. Swope Park Zoo Swope Park Zoo ca1930s View of different types of birds, Swope Park Zoo lake scene.

16. Swift and Company Swift and Company ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Swift and Company showing a bird on a branch in front of a cottage by a river in the snow. Front lower left corner has number B 416. Back of card has a poem and advertising copy about...

17. Sumner, Missouri Sumner, Missouri Photo and information on the town of Sumner, Missouri (in the northern part of the state), "the wild goose capital of the world."

18. Stockyards, Kansas City Stockyards, Kansas City Birds eye view of cattle pens at the Kansas City stockyards with Livestock Exchange Building in distance.

19. State Shoot at Washington Park State Shoot at Washington Park Postcard of trapshooting at Washington Park

20. Singer Manufacturing Co., The Singer Manufacturing Co., The ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for The Singer Manufacturing Co. showing a bird building a nest, "The Earliest Singer," and a woman and little girl with a sewing machine, "The Latest Singer." Front of card tells the...