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1. A Knockout, a Beer, a Cigarette: Life in the Ring in Kansas City A Knockout, a Beer, a Cigarette: Life in the Ring in Kansas City January//1983 Article examining the overall boxing scene in Kansas City.

2. A Promising Legacy A Promising Legacy October 11, 2006 Article describes the vision for coverting the historic Paseo YMCA building into the John "Buck" O'Neil Education and Research Center, in honor of the Negro Leagues legend who passed away October 6, 2006....

3. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 26 with Athletes Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 26 with Athletes ca. 1887 Scrapbook page containing 19 advertising cards arranged in four rows of five (card in upper right corner is missing). Each card is 4 x 7 cm. and shows a portrait of and identifies an athlete and, usually,...

4. Ali Fighting for His 'Brothers' Ali Fighting for His 'Brothers' November/17/1974 Photo and biographical article about boxing champion Muhammad Ali, discussing his views on religion and race, etc., following his exhibition in Kansas City.

5. An Interview With Arrington Klice An Interview With Arrington Klice 1976-03-19 Interviewer: Horace M. Peterson III. Interview recorded March 19, 1976. 1 sound cassette (ca. 60 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...

6. Another World Title... Another World Title... June 22-28, 2007 Article spotlighting Kansas City boxer and title holder Isaiah "The Prophet" Henderson. Henderson discusses the Kansas City boxing scene, as well as the lack of attention and respect that Midwest boxers...

7. Anthony Frank Novak Anthony Frank Novak May/13/1962 Obituary for Anthony Frank Novak, or Tony Novak, a Kansas City, Kansas, police officer and winner of the 1939 Golden Gloves Boxing Tournament, dying on May 12, 1962.

8. Biggerstaff Sells a Million a Year Biggerstaff Sells a Million a Year First Quarter//1953 Illustrations and biographical article about Bill Biggerstaff, a native Missourian, "1940 Golden Gloves light-heavyweight city boxing champion," and successful young realtor for the J. C. Nichols Company,...

9. Biography of Burris A. Jenkins (1869-1945), Newspaper Editor and Minister Biography of Burris A. Jenkins (1869-1945), Newspaper Editor and Minister 1999

10. Black Archives of Mid-America Oral History Collection Finding Aid Black Archives of Mid-America Oral History Collection Finding Aid 1975-1976 The collection is comprised of 97 audiocassettes containing interviews of 56 people, largely from Kansas City's African American community. Subjects interviewed primarily include political, business, religious,...

11. Boxer's Death Was Blow to KC Boxer's Death Was Blow to KC May 30, 2010 Article about Randie Carver, a boxer who died in 1999 after a match at Harrah's North Kansas City Casino and Hotel. According to the article, Carver's death changed the atmosphere of boxing in Kansas City,...

12. Boxing Day Boxing Day September 1960 Mention of "the papers of the late Herbert Hare," Kansas City architect, including "some early-day report cards."

13. Boxing Day Boxing Day September//1960 Mention of papers of local architect Herbert Hare being useful in a school house exhibit.

14. Bubble Klice Bubble Klice Photo and information on Arrington Klice, or "Bubble" Klice, former "coach of the Gateway Boxing Club" from 1936 to 1978 in Kansas City, coach of "the Kansas City Gloves team" for 25 years, "assistant...

15. Bubble Klice Still Perking after 50 Years of Sportin' Life Bubble Klice Still Perking after 50 Years of Sportin' Life January 20, 1985 Biographical article about Arrington "Bubbles" Klice, a longtime boxing coach with the Golden Gloves Association of America in Kansas City, also a member of that organization's Hall of Fame. Klice was...

16. Bubble Klice: Small Stature, Tall Spirit Bubble Klice: Small Stature, Tall Spirit November 23, 2006 Obituary and article describing the life of Arrington 'Bubble' Klice, a legendary Kansas City boxing coach and trainer who died November 18, 2006 at age 98. Klice was the owner of Gateway Boxing Club,...

17. Budd Park Budd Park July 1942 View of participants at the North Area Playground Fair at Budd Park. View of what appears to be a boxing ring in fron of building. Sing on roof says Join the Red Cross.

18. Carnes Goes On: Five Thousand Fans See Indian Win Feature Fight of Golden Gloves Tourney Carnes Goes On: Five Thousand Fans See Indian Win Feature Fight of Golden Gloves Tourney February/11/1948 Photos and article about "the thirteenth annual Golden Gloves tournament of champions" held at Municipal Auditorium and featuring Indian boxer Bennie Carnes defeating "William Sutton, Kansas City, Kansas."...

19. Deaths: Major A. Jones, Jr. Deaths: Major A. Jones, Jr. October/4/1974 Obituary for Major Autry Jones, Jr., "46, of a nursing home at 911 Linwood, 1944 Golden Gloves national champion and national Amateur Athletic Union champion" and a professional boxer through the 1950s....

20. Deaths: Thomas B. McHugh Deaths: Thomas B. McHugh December/28/1971 Obituary for Thomas McHugh, "10306 Nall, Overland Park, veteran director for the Kansas City Golden Gloves Association," dying at the age of 72. Born in Minnesota about 1899 and starting as a newspaper...