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1. 12th Street 12th Street September 22, 1950 Numerous photos and captions about the diversity of types of places and walks of life along the entire stretch of 12th Street in Kansas City, including Craig's Gay 90's Bar, Time to Read bookstore, the...

2. A Grave Matter A Grave Matter October 2011 Short article relating the history of the burial of the Dalton Gang in Elmwood Cemetery in Coffeyville, Kansas, and the headstone. Includes photo of the headstone and what looks like a "postcard" with...

3. A. Holland A. Holland ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for A. Holland with an image of a girl and boy standing under an umbrella superimposed over a bell and surrounded by flowers. Card is cut in the shape of the bell. Front of card says:...

4. A. Holland's Shoe and Clothing House A. Holland's Shoe and Clothing House 1884 Advertising card for A. Holland's Shoe and Clothing House showing a grey and white dove flying. Dove's eye is slightly damaged where pierced by a nail. Front lower left corner has number 385 and says:...

5. A. Holland, Shoe and Clothing House A. Holland, Shoe and Clothing House ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for A. Holland Shoe and Clothing House showing a scene of a church in winter inside a cresent moon next to a pink rose. Back of card is blank. Address given on front of card:
551 &...

6. A. Holland, Shoe and Clothing House A. Holland, Shoe and Clothing House ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for A. Holland, Shoe and Clothing House showing a long, rutted road in snow. The image is bordered by flowers and a bird. Front lower left corner has number 838. Back of card is blank....

7. A. Holland, Shoe and Clothing House A. Holland, Shoe and Clothing House ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for A. Holland, Shoe and Clothing House showing a framed scene of a river surrounded by snow bordered by pink roses and a flying bird. Front lower left corner has number 840. Back of card...

8. A Lost Pioneer A Lost Pioneer May 21, 2006 Americus V. McKim, known as "the father of Kansas City baseball" is buried in Elmwood Cemetery. He died February 10, 1910 at age 70. In the 1880s, "McKim was the driving force who brought major-league...

9. An Outdoor Museum of History: Elmwood Cemetery An Outdoor Museum of History: Elmwood Cemetery February/7/2001 Article about the successful fundraising for projects at Elmwood Cemetery, "a veritable outdoor museum of history" with interments such as "Loose, Armour, Atkins."

10. Another KC Claim to Fame: Most Graves of Abe's Flames Another KC Claim to Fame: Most Graves of Abe's Flames November 23, 2005 There are two graves in this area which hold the remains of women who President Abraham Lincoln courted at one time. These women are Sarah Rickard Barret buried in Elmwood Cemetery and Mary Owens Vineyard...

11. Atlas of Kansas City, Missouri: Extended Limits Atlas of Kansas City, Missouri: Extended Limits 1891 Map showing the cemetery at 12th and Elmwood Avenues. Available on microfilm.

12. Biography of Carl Betz (1854-1898), Educator and Musician Biography of Carl Betz (1854-1898), Educator and Musician 2009

13. Biography of Francis A. Foster (1824-1906), Postmaster and Fire Chief Biography of Francis A. Foster (1824-1906), Postmaster and Fire Chief 1999

14. Bullene Tombstone Bullene Tombstone 1989 Bullene tombstone; cemetery located at 4900 Truman Road.

15. Burge Tombstone Burge Tombstone 1989 Burge tombstones; cemetery located at 4900 Truman Road.

16. Carl Betz Collection Finding Aid Carl Betz Collection Finding Aid circa 1880s-1988 [bulk 1880s-1890s] Carl Betz was a pioneer in the physical education curriculum in the Kansas City public schools in the late 1800s. The collection consists of two boxes with programs, manuscripts, artifacts, photographs,...

17. CID 101 CID 101 February 1, 2006 Article about efforts of the Truman Road Corridor Association to create a Community Improvement District (CID). The boundaries for the proposed District are between Indiana and White Avenues, and as far...

18. City Mourns Loss of Elmwood Cemetery Deer City Mourns Loss of Elmwood Cemetery Deer August 6, 2013 Article on Ella, a deer who made her home at Elmwood Cemetery at Truman Road and Van Brunt Boulevard. Born in the cemetery in 2011, Ella became a common site to volunteers, visitors, and mourners. She...

19. Dead Bolt Dead Bolt October 23-29, 2003 Article promoting the ''Graveyard 5K Run and Family Walk'' at the historic Elmwood Cemetery (4900 Truman Road). The financially struggling cemetery is the place of burial of such historic Kansas City figures...

20. Elmwood Cemetery Elmwood Cemetery Fall 2000 Photo and article about the history of Elmwood Cemetery, established in 1872 as a private cemetery at 4900 Truman Road and with graves dating "as early as 1840," with landscaping designed by George Kessler....