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1. 'Possum Trot' Gazette: 1838-1978 'Possum Trot' Gazette: 1838-1978 //1978 Booklet about the current and past Possum Trot festivals arranged to raise funds for historic preservation in the city.

2. 150 Facts About Kansas City 150 Facts About Kansas City 2000 List of 150 facts prepared for the sesquicentennial of Kansas City in 2000.

3. 18th and Vine Jazz Fest 18th and Vine Jazz Fest 1989 Attendees along south side of 18th Street east of Highland.

4. 18th and Vine Jazz Fest 18th and Vine Jazz Fest 1989 Unidentified performers onstage.

5. 18th and Vine Jazz Fest 18th and Vine Jazz Fest 1989 Unidentified women cooking barbecue.

6. 18th and Vine Jazz Fest 18th and Vine Jazz Fest 1989 Unidentified women leaving Barker Temple Church (north of Highland and 19th) during festival.

7. Another Festival That Once Was Another Festival That Once Was June/July//2002 Article citing the lack of attendance and support for the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival, leading to its cancellation in 2002.

8. Art and Soul Art and Soul September 23, 2006 This article features 75 years of Plaza Art Fair memories. It includes a timeline for the event starting with 1932 and going to 2005. This year's 75th annual Plaza Art Fair is to be held September 23-24,...

9. Artist's Identity Forever Rooted in Kansas Landscapes Artist's Identity Forever Rooted in Kansas Landscapes January 30, 2011 Interview with Stan Herd who earned the designation "crop artist" by Dan Rather. Herd "is a Lawrence-based crop artist. His rendering of a bottle of Absolut vodka 'painted' on 17 acres using indigenous...

10. Ballroom Blitz Ballroom Blitz October 27-November 2, 2005 Author describes her experiences at the October 14, 2005 revival of the Priests of Pallas Ball. A gala event at Union Station, the 2005 incarnation of the Priests of Pallas Ball was a fundraiser for the...

11. Biography of Bettye Miller (1928-1977), Pianist and Singer Biography of Bettye Miller (1928-1977), Pianist and Singer 1999

12. Biography of Jeanne Eagels (1894-1929), Actress Biography of Jeanne Eagels (1894-1929), Actress 1999

13. Biography of José Gonzalez (1931-2003), Founder of Fiesta Hispana Biography of José Gonzalez (1931-2003), Founder of Fiesta Hispana 2009

14. Burnham-Munger Manufacturing Company Booth Burnham-Munger Manufacturing Company Booth Burnham-Munger Manufacturing Company booth; company located at 610-14 Central.

15. Bye-Bye Jazz and Blues Fest Bye-Bye Jazz and Blues Fest May 2002 Article lamenting the loss of the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival. Reasons for the festival being cancelled in 2002 are described.

16. C. J. Baker Booth C. J. Baker Booth C.J. Baker Awnings, Tents, Etc. booth; store located at 415-17 Delaware.

17. Celebrate All Things Italian Celebrate All Things Italian October 12, 2012 Article describes the Columbus Day Social celebrated by Kansas City's Italian community. The tradition in dates back to 1911 when Columbus Day became a public holiday in Missouri. The annual social has...

18. Colors of Missouri Colors of Missouri April 2009 History of immigrants to Missouri from the Spanish and French to Jewish, Mexicans, Germans and Irish, Italians, and the more recent groups from Vietnam, Laos, and others. Includes a list of Heitage Festivals...

19. Cutler and Neilson Paint and Color Company Cutler and Neilson Paint and Color Company Cutler and Neilson Paint and Color Company booth.

20. De Kalb Fence Company Booth De Kalb Fence Company Booth De Kalb Fence Company booth; company located at 304 Delaware.