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121. The Architectural Career of Nelle Peters The Architectural Career of Nelle Peters January//1989 Photos and biographical article about Nelle Peters (1884-1974), a Kansas City architect specializing in hotels and apartments especially in the 1920s. Native of North Dakota and coming to Kansas City in...

122. The Book of Missourians The Book of Missourians 1906 Biographical sketch of George Henry Griffin, or George Griffin, "[c]ontractor of steel bridges" in Kansas City, born in Pennsylvania in 1862 and starting his career in 1880 and his own company in 1902,...

123. The Book of Missourians The Book of Missourians 1906 Biographical sketch of Henry George Griffin, or Henry Griffin, "[c]ontractor of steel bridges" in Kansas City, born in Pennsylvania in 1862 and starting in his career in 1880, arriving in Kansas City about...

124. The First Baptist Church of Westport The First Baptist Church of Westport October 1924 Mention of Mrs. Susan Harris Bernard, or Susan Bernard, as one of "the historic names early associated with" the membership of the Union Baptist Church of Westport, built in 1846 "at the corner of Westport...

125. The Kansas City Centennial The Kansas City Centennial 1950 Description of the advertising businesses of Henry Wurst, Incorporated (established in 1948 at 16th and Clay Streets in North Kansas City) and Continental Color Press, Incorporated (established in 1937...

126. The Life of a Full Time Tax Axer The Life of a Full Time Tax Axer March//1977 Photo and biographical article about Joseph Enright, "president and founder of the Kansas City Taxpayers Defense League," living at 5805 Central Street and born in Kansas City about 1911, starting the...

127. The Story of 616: Reclaiming Kansas City's History The Story of 616: Reclaiming Kansas City's History October//1977 Article about the Garment District building at 616 Central Street renovated into loft apartments occupied mainly by artists moving out of the dangerous nearby River Quay and other old areas of town.

128. The Van Brunt Legacy The Van Brunt Legacy September 1987 Photos and biographical article about Adriance Van Brunt (1836-1913) and John Van Brunt (1855-1924), architect brothers from New Jersey and "designers of 5306 Sunset Drive, this year's A. S. I. D. 'Home-of-the-Year.'"...

129. Those Old Houses on Central Those Old Houses on Central October//1977 Article about the history and future of the houses on the 3900 block of Central Street, designated as the Westport Post Office's new parking lot.

130. Vandals Hit Avenue of Arts Again Vandals Hit Avenue of Arts Again July 13, 2007 For the 2007 Avenue of the Arts, artist Larry Thomas had displayed life-size figures made of vinyl along Central Street downtown. Vandals peeled off pieces of the art work, causing Thomas to remove his...