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1. 3 & 2 Baseball Club 3 & 2 Baseball Club 1944 Group portrait of 3&2 Club at Gillham Park.

2. 3 & 2 Baseball League 3 & 2 Baseball League 1944 Group portrait of a 3&2 little league baseball team at Gillham Park.

3. A School for Bait Casters A School for Bait Casters May/10/1914 Article with illustrations of the new pool at 41st and Gillham Roads and its projected use for fishing by the new Kansas City Bait & Casting Club.

4. A Water Experience. .. A Water Experience. .. May//1977 Combination fountain and pool designed for children.

5. Gillham Park Murders Gillham Park Murders 1989-1993 A collection of 70 pages of photocopied newspaper articles detailing the murders of six women and the subsequent investigation of those crimes. Over a seven-month period in 1989 and 1990, six women were...

6. Green Spaces Green Spaces March 2008 A brief history of the parks and boulevard system in Kansas City and future plans for downtown green spaces. Included is a detailed map of parks throughout the city. Kansas City is home to 214 parks and...

7. Mary Handly Linton Papers and Slide Collection Finding Aid Mary Handly Linton Papers and Slide Collection Finding Aid 1811-1962 Mary Handly Linton was a local poet and author of books of verse. The collection contains both her personal papers and slide collection of approximately 3800 slides. Included with the personal papers are...

8. Movin' on Up: Who Left KC and Made It? Movin' on Up: Who Left KC and Made It? Summer//1996 Photo and biographical description of Howard Rosenberg, a Pulitzer Prize-winning "television critic for the 'Los Angeles Times'" newspaper and a former Kansas Citian. Description of his upbringing at "his...

9. Santa's Helper Santa's Helper December/15/2002 Review of Christmas-themed parks in Kansas City, particularly the Santa's Wonderlands at Gillham Park and Lakewood Greenway, known informally as Penguin Park.

10. SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection 1980 – 2005, bulk 1990s The materials within the KCPL Reference Hard to Find (HTF) Collection were compiled by Kansas City Public Library reference librarians and staff members to provide an easy to access source of information...

11. Slab Happy Slab Happy August 7-13, 2003 Article describes plans underway for a state-of-the-art park for skateboarders in Kansas City. With the guidance of a city-sponsored task force, a skating facility with the approval of City Hall is planned...