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1. Black Archives of Mid-America Black Archives of Mid-America File contains brochures, newspaper articles, one issue of The Archives Griot (June 17 & 18, 1995), and information about Horace Peterson, founder of the Black Archives.

2. History of The Kansas City Call History of The Kansas City Call Brochure giving the early history of the establishment of The Call newspaper, focusing on biographical information of the founder, Chester A. Franklin.

3. Black Archives of Mid-America Black Archives of Mid-America File contains a two-page paper entitled "The Objectives of the Black Archives of Mid America." It is hand dated April 8, 1975.

4. Horace Peterson Horace Peterson Peterson, a graduate of Kansas City's Central High School, founded the Black Archives of Mid-America (2033 Vine) in 1974. He was born November 23, 1945, and died in 1992.

5. AC43 Ellington Family Collection Finding Aid AC43 Ellington Family Collection Finding Aid 1815-ca. 1973 The collection consists of a bill of sale for a slave girl sold by William L. Chew on March 29, 1815, and related documents.

6. AC42 Slave Bills of Sale Finding Aid AC42 Slave Bills of Sale Finding Aid 1843, 1849 Slave Bills of Sale is a collection of two bills of sale for slaves sold by Michael Mitchell on May 1, 1843, and Jesse F. Beeler on April 18, 1849.

7. AC34 Crosthwaite Family Collection Finding Aid AC34 Crosthwaite Family Collection Finding Aid 1881-1977 The Crosthwaite Family Collection contains documents, photographs, artifacts, and textiles related to the lives and careers of Dr. David N. and Minnie L. Crosthwaite and their children.

8. AC4 Merrill Street Baptist Church Collection Finding Aid AC4 Merrill Street Baptist Church Collection Finding Aid 1896-1964 The Merrill Street Baptist Church Collection documents the activities of Merrill Street Baptist Church in Trenton, Missouri, through meeting minutes. The collection covers the period 1896-1964.

9. AC31 Wallace Ragtime Collection Finding Aid AC31 Wallace Ragtime Collection Finding Aid 1896-1999 The Wallace Ragtime Collection contains sheet music, programs, playbills, and other materials concerning the history of ragtime, jazz, and other music genres.

10. AC9 Lincoln High School Collection Finding Aid AC9 Lincoln High School Collection Finding Aid 1903-1982 The Lincoln High School Collection contains yearbooks, photographs, and ephemera that document the activities of faculty, staff, and students at Lincoln High School in Kansas City, Missouri.

11. AC32 Cox Family Collection Finding Aid AC32 Cox Family Collection Finding Aid 1909-1979 The Cox Family Collection contains documents, photographs, and other materials related to the lives, careers, and community activities of Henley L. Cox and his wife Mayme G. Cox Motley.

12. AC18 Green Family Collection Finding Aid AC18 Green Family Collection Finding Aid 1914-1954, n.d. The Green Family Collection contains materials related to the World War I military service of Captain Walter Green as well as the life of his wife, Thelma Green.

13. AC26 Henry Bell Collection Finding Aid AC26 Henry Bell Collection Finding Aid 1917-1919 The Henry Bell Collection contains items related to the World War I military service of Henry Bell of Salibury, Missouri, covering the period 1917-1919.

14. AC2 First Baptist Church Collection Finding Aid AC2 First Baptist Church Collection Finding Aid 1920-2000 The First Baptist Church Collection provides insight into the activities of First Baptist Church of Kansas City, Kansas, through meeting minutes, anniversary programs, and other items.

15. AC25 Wayne Miner Post No. 149 Collection Finding Aid AC25 Wayne Miner Post No. 149 Collection Finding Aid 1921-ca. 1950s The Wayne Miner Post No. 149 Collection contains items related to the activities of Wayne Miner Post No. 149, a Kansas City, Missouri, based chartered post of the American Legion.

16. AC10 Personal Papers of Alvin Ailey Finding Aid AC10 Personal Papers of Alvin Ailey Finding Aid 1925-1990 [Bulk: 1958-1989] The Allan Gray Family Personal Papers of Alvin Ailey documents the personal and professional life of twentieth century American choreographer Alvin Ailey through Ailey’s correspondence, notebooks, book...

17. AC7 Sumner High School Collection Finding Aid AC7 Sumner High School Collection Finding Aid 1927-1986 The Sumner High School Collection documents the activities of faculty and students at Sumner High School and its successor organization Sumner Academy in Kansas City, Kansas, from 1927 to 1986

18. AC29 Dr. Carl M. Peterson Collection Finding Aid AC29 Dr. Carl M. Peterson Collection Finding Aid 1930-1990 The Dr. Carl M. Peterson Collection contains documents and photographs relating to the life and career of Dr. Carl M. Peterson and the founding and business activities of The Doctors Clinic, a private...

19. AC3 R. T. Coles Vocational and Junior High School Collection Finding Aid AC3 R. T. Coles Vocational and Junior High School Collection Finding Aid 1937-ca. 1955 The R. T. Coles Vocational and Junior High School Collection contains items related to the activities of faculty and students at R. T. Coles Vocational and Junior High School in Kansas City, Missouri,...

20. AC35 Allen Carnell Lyons Collection AC35 Allen Carnell Lyons Collection 1938-1992 [Bulk: 1983-1992] The Allen Carnell Lyons Collection contains photographs and other items related to the career of tap dancer Allen Carnell Lyons.