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1. Zeldin Collection of Journal-Post Glass Negatives Finding Aid Zeldin Collection of Journal-Post Glass Negatives Finding Aid ca1920-1942 (bulk 1928-1938) The 389 black and white negatives originated with the "Kansas City Journal Post" newspaper. The collection also includes 349 8" x 10" black and white photographs. All the images reflect a newspaper's interest...

2. Wolf Rimann Wolf Rimann Photos and newspaper clippings about Wolf Rimann (ca. 1906-1949), manager and golf pro at various local country clubs, killed by gunmen in gangland style at 14th and Chestnut Avenues. Native of Waterloo,...

3. When Golf Came to Kansas City When Golf Came to Kansas City //1986 Book on the history of golf in Kansas City (written by Kenneth Krakauer, a former president of the Kansas City Chamber of Commerce), with numerous photos and information about prominent local golfers and...

4. W.H. Dunn and Other Golfers W.H. Dunn and Other Golfers June 17, 1932 W.H. Dunn (center) and other unidentified men playing golf on course number 2.

5. W.H. Dunn and Frank Cromwell W.H. Dunn and Frank Cromwell June 17, 1932 W. H. Dunn and Frank Cromwell conversing on porch of clubhouse.

6. W. M. Fible's New English Type Home Has a Unique Plan W. M. Fible's New English Type Home Has a Unique Plan April/3/1921 Illustrations and caption about "the new home of William M. Fible, an English type residence at 823 West [55th Street], overlooking the golf links of the Kansas City Country Club," and designed by architect...

7. Vern Claiborne Thrives on Challenges Vern Claiborne Thrives on Challenges July//1976 Biographical article about Vern Claiborne, president of the National Fire-Chem Co." and former professional baseball player and soldier stationed in Europe. Description of his varying pursuits, including...

8. Unidentified Man Holding Golf Ball Unidentified Man Holding Golf Ball 1955 Unidentified male celebrity holding golf ball.

9. Travel Kansas City and Vicinity with Conoco Travel Kansas City and Vicinity with Conoco pre-1950 Road map of Kansas City and vicinity; indexes nearby cities and towns, points of interest, golf and country clubs, airports, lakes, and parks. Reverse side includes a listing of traffic regulations for...

10. Travel Kansas City and Vicinity with Conoco Travel Kansas City and Vicinity with Conoco ca. 1936 Road map of Kansas City and vicinity; indexes nearby cities and towns, points of interest, golf and country clubs, airports, lakes, and parks. Reverse side includes listing of speed laws and gasoline taxes,...

11. Tom Watson Tom Watson Photos and information on Tom Watson, an internationally prominent golf player born in Kansas City in 1949 and known for defeating Jack Nicklaus in several tournaments and resigning from the Kansas City...

12. Tom Watson Tom Watson 2001 Photos and highlights of the sports career of Tom Watson, a an internationally prominent golf player born in Kansas City in 1949 and raised here.

13. The Story of Ward Parkway--25 Years of Progress The Story of Ward Parkway--25 Years of Progress October/17/1962 Story of former farm and golf course being developed by the Kroh Brothers into a residential area, with photos.

14. The Pins Are In! The Pins Are In! August 25, 2004 Kessler Park now has a disc golf course after its supporters spent the last four years meeting with Parks and Recreation, PIAC representatives, neighborhood associations and other businesses and supporters....

15. The Golfers' Buzz: Among Amateur Golfers, Nothing Creates Buzz like a New Golf Course in the Making The Golfers' Buzz: Among Amateur Golfers, Nothing Creates Buzz like a New Golf Course in the Making May 2001 Photos and reviews of newer "daily-fee public-access" golf courses in the Kansas City and surrounding area, including Prairie Highlands Golf Course and Tiffany Greens, etc.

16. The Course on the Hill The Course on the Hill May//1990 Reconstruction of the oldest public golf course west of the Mississippi.

17. The 18 Best Golf Holes in Kansas City The 18 Best Golf Holes in Kansas City June//1985 Review of the 18 "best" golf holes in the city with photos and descriptions.

18. Tennis Players Tennis Players Postcard of Tennis Players

19. Swope Park, Swinging Bridge Swope Park, Swinging Bridge Postcard of the Swinging Bridge at Swope Park

20. Swope Park, Shelter House and Sunken Garden Swope Park, Shelter House and Sunken Garden Postcard of Shelter House and Sunken Garden at Swope Park