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1. 'Conventional' Kansas City 'Conventional' Kansas City January 6, 1980 Following the 1976 Republican Convention, Kansas City has "gone after the convention business with a gusto befitting the diversity of the community". Article describes attractions of the metropolitan area....

2. 11th Street 11th Street June 13, 1928 Looking west from the south side of 11th at Grand. Streets outfitted in political bunting and decoration in honor of the Republican National Convention.

3. 1900 National Democratic Party Convention 1900 National Democratic Party Convention File contains photos and information on the 1900 Democratic National Convention in Kansas City at Convention Hall.

4. 1928 Republican National Convention 1928 Republican National Convention 1928 Interior view of dedication of officers and council; shows Bryce Smith and Henry McElroy.

5. 1928 Republican National Convention 1928 Republican National Convention 1928 Interior view of dedication of officers and council; shows Bryce Smith and Henry McElroy.

6. 1928 Republican National Convention 1928 Republican National Convention 1928 Interior view of dedication of officers and council; shows Bryce Smith and Henry McElroy.

7. 1928 Republican National Convention 1928 Republican National Convention June 13, 1928 Exterior view looking east along 13th Street showing crowds and street decorations outside Convention Hall.

8. 1928 Republican National Convention 1928 Republican National Convention June 13, 1928 Exterior view looking west along 13th Street showing crowds and street decorations outside Convention Hall.

9. 1943 Missouri Constitutional Convention 1943 Missouri Constitutional Convention Pamphlets and other materials on the issues surrounding the 1943 Constitutional Convention called together for the formation of a new Missouri state constitution.

10. 19th National Convention: The Republican Party, Kansas City, June 12, 1928 [and] Hoover the Nominee 19th National Convention: The Republican Party, Kansas City, June 12, 1928 [and] Hoover the Nominee June/11, 15/1928 Illustrations and articles about the 1928 Republican National Convention in Kansas City, nominating Herbert Hoover (later elected) for President of the United States at Convention Hall.

11. A City and Its Characteristics A City and Its Characteristics June//1928 Brief introductory article for Henry Haskell's more in-depth examination of Kansas City, with a photo and description of William R. Nelson and the changes in Kansas City up to its Republican National Convention...

12. A G. O. P. Sideshow A G. O. P. Sideshow June/28/1928 Article about the 1928 convention and crowd at Convention Hall, in which Herbert Hoover was nominated for the Presidency, with large photos.

13. A Gracious Town in the Heartland A Gracious Town in the Heartland August/16/1976 Illustrated map, photos, and article about Kansas City and its entertainment offerings as a host to the 1976 Republican National Convention at the new Kemper Arena.

14. Ada Greenwood MacLaughlin Papers Finding Aid Ada Greenwood MacLaughlin Papers Finding Aid circa 1870-1925 (bulk 1890-1916) Ada Greenwood MacLaughlin, daughter of Kansas City School Superintendent James Greenwood and his wife Amanda, was born in Kirksville, Missouri, on August 1, 1860. She resided in Kansas City, Missouri,...

15. African American Baptist Churches in the Kansas City Area African American Baptist Churches in the Kansas City Area File contains numerous articles with pictures about conventions, programs, church officials, and so forth, for local Baptist churches. Pictures include Dr. Daniel Holmes of Paseo Baptist Church, the New...

16. African American Organizations African American Organizations ca1920s-40s File containing various items related to African American organizations. Includes the proceedings of the 1923 Annual Meeting of the Colored Intercollegiate Athletic Association (at Shaw University in Raleigh,...

17. American Legion American Legion Photos and information on the American Legion Convention in Kansas City.

18. Baltimore Street Baltimore Street June 13, 1928 Looking north along Baltimore from the southwest corner of 12th and Baltimore. Shows Baltimore Hotel as the Hoover headquarters, outfitted with political decorations for the Republican National Convention....

19. Beaux and Belles of the Old New Year: With the Music and the Flowers and the Feasting of Yesterday in Beaux and Belles of the Old New Year: With the Music and the Flowers and the Feasting of Yesterday in Kansas City--When New Year's Calls Were Fashionable and Open House on New Year's Day a Token of Social Smartness January/1/1911 Illustrations and article written presumably by Nettie Thompson Grove, about the social conventions of high society Kansas City surrounding New Year's Day in the 1880s. Illustrations of the former homes...

20. Behind Convention '76: News Behind Convention '76: News August/20/1976 Articles with photos about the Republican National Convention, held at Kemper Arena, from August 16 to 19, 1976, adjourning at 11:44 p.m.