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Kansas City Museum
Photograph, B/w, 8 X...
Anderson Photo Company
Randazzo and Morrison
National Agricultural Exposition
Framed (32 in. x 42.50 in.) color lithograph broadside (27.50 in. x 37.75 in.), titled "The National Agricultural Exposition, Kansas City, Missouri." Centrally featured in the picture is Exposition Hall,...
National Association of Retail Grocers
Performance by unidentified puppeteer and musicians for KITE-W9XAL television broadcast during National Association of Retail Grocers exposition at Municipal Auditorium.
National Association of Retail Grocers Exhibits
National Association of Retail Grocers exhibits at Municipal Auditorium.
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Multiple articles on collections of Indian art and artifacts at the museum, entitled collectively as the "Sacred Circles: Two Thousand Years of American Indian Art."
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art Building Profile
1999, revised 2007
New Exhibit at Museum
A new exhibit will open May 17, 2002, entitled "Corinthian Hall: An Amrican Palace on Gladstone." The history of the home will be highlighted as well as the history of R. A. Long, the owner and builder...
New Photo Exhibit Opens at KC Museum
September 21, 2005
Married to Adventure: Photographs from the Travels of Martin and Osa Johnson is an exhibit to view at the Kansas City Museum. The Johnsons were from Chanute, Kansas and traveled the world, especially to...
New York Life Building Profile
North Area Fair
Hobby Show display at the North Area Fair.
On the Avenue of the Arts
January 11, 2003
Article describes projects envisioned for the Summer 2003 annual exhibition of temporary art installations.
Philomene & Lou
Article about the "struggle to make a living" for "the best-known artists working in Kansas City," Philomene Bennett and Lou Marak, with photos of them and their work, discussing art exhibits, etc.
Plaza Art Fair, Plaza Art Galleries
Allows chance for more artists to exhibit "than any other" area show, with a schedule of fall events.
Poor Little Museum. ..Has Kansas City Thumbed Its Nose at You?
Article about the dilapidated condition of the museum building and exhibits due to lack of funding.
Profile--Michael Meyers: When He's Working, He Worries about Fame, Money and Getting Older
Photos and biographical article about Michael Meyers, a 38-year-old artist (in 1978) and "an Assistant Professor in Kansas City Art Institute's Foundations Program for the last six years" with art exhibits...
Quaker Oats Exhibit
Quaker Oats booth at unidentified exposition.
Exhibits of radios at the Radio Show held at Convention Hall (Second), September 21, 28, 1929.
Rebound at the Royal
November 26, 2005
The 2005 American Royal's 106th season was a record-breaker for revenues, exhibits and ticketed attendance. Organizers credit adding new events to broaden the Royal's appeal. Officials also announced a...
Remember the Children: Daniel's Story
Photo and description of a "major exhibit on the Holocaust" at Science City in Union Station called "Remember the Children, Daniel's Story" about events occurring to Jewish children in Nazi Germany from...
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
October 19, 2005
Captioned photograph showing Claude Page, grandson of Lorraine Shields Page, cutting ribbon to open an exhibit in his grandmother's name at the Kansas City Museum. She was a museum founder who started...
Safety Begins at Home
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...
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