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1. 9 More in the Hot Seat: The Sunflower Group 9 More in the Hot Seat: The Sunflower Group June 2000 Photo and description of Dan Garberg, founder and president of the Sunflower Group, a company "provid[ing] sampling of products via newspaper delivery," store demonstrations, and the Internet, established...

2. A Big Day for Protests A Big Day for Protests October 8, 2010 On October 7, 2010, two anti-nuclear protestors interrupted a council meeting at City Hall bearing a sign stating “Stop Building Nuclear War.” The protestors oppose the construction of the Honeywell...

3. An Interview With Alvin Brooks An Interview With Alvin Brooks 1976-06-02 Interviewer: Horace M. Peterson III. Interview recorded June 2, 1976. 2 sound cassettes (ca. 60 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 2 sound discs; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed...

4. Black Power--K.C. Black Power--K.C. November 25, 1966-August 19, 1968 Articles from the "Kansas City Call," dating from November 25, 1966 to August 19, 1968, about the Black Power movement in the Kansas City area. The movement (also called here a "concept") is described...

5. Fire on the Prairie Burns Over Rights Fire on the Prairie Burns Over Rights October 21, 2012 Article describes how the citizens of Hutchinson, Kansas have been affected by a proposal to add LGBT individuals to a city anti-discrimination ordinance. Supporters and opponents of the addition are interviewed...

6. Housekeeping Housekeeping File contains a program for the Home-Maker's Conference for December 28-31, 1909, with lectures and demonstrations on housekeeping.

7. Kansas City Area--Kansas Church Council [etc.] Kansas City Area--Kansas Church Council [etc.] June/8/1960 Report about various area religious organizations, including a "Meat for Relief" program by the Kansas Council of Churches, a speech supporting "sit-in demonstrations" in the South by blacks, a conference...

8. Miscellaneous Landmarks Commission Photographs Finding Aid Miscellaneous Landmarks Commission Photographs Finding Aid 1920s-1970s These 575 photographs from the Landmarks Commission were produced by various Kansas City, Missouri, city departments during the 1920s through the 1970s. A number of historic Kansas City landmarks, neighborhoods,...

9. Monday, April 10, Ilus W. Davis Park Monday, April 10, Ilus W. Davis Park April 20-26, 2006 Photographs of an April 10, 2006 demonstration at Ilus W. Davis Park in Kansas City, Missouri, at which over 2,000 gathered to protest immigration legislation then pending in the U.S. Congress.

10. Protest demonstration Protest demonstration February 10, 1931 View of a Communist protest demonstration at the corner of 5th and Main, near City Hall. Speaker may be E. Tittle. Also shows Engine House Number 25.

11. Protest demonstration Protest demonstration February 10, 1931 View of a Communist protest demonstration at the corner of 5th and Main, near City Hall. Speaker may be Clara Speero. Also shows Fire Engine House Number 25.

12. Safety Begins at Home Safety Begins at Home March//1940 Article (condensed from the Kiwanis Magazine) about the domestic safety education program in Kansas City conducted by "Rosamond Losh, director of the local Children's Bureau." Description of the bureau's...

13. SC82 ACT-UP/Kansas City Chapter Records Finding Aid SC82 ACT-UP/Kansas City Chapter Records Finding Aid 1987-1995 AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power/KC (ACT-UP/KC) was founded in September 1988 with the purpose of promoting AIDS awareness, treatments, and victim's rights through aggressive activism. ACT-UP/KC held numerous...

14. Seed to Plate: A Heartland Harvest Garden Opens at Kingsville Seed to Plate: A Heartland Harvest Garden Opens at Kingsville June 2009 Heartland Harvest Garden, "the only garden of its kind in the United States and the largest expansion Powell Gardens at Kingsville has undertaken," opened June 14, 2009. Article gives details of the garden...

15. They Stood Their Ground To Make KC a Better Place They Stood Their Ground To Make KC a Better Place January 8, 2007 Article recalls some of the efforts made by African Americans in the 1950s and 1960s to integrate restaurants, theaters, work places and amusement parks like Fairyland Park. Most were young adults or teenagers...