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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. 19th Century School Awaits Restoration 19th Century School Awaits Restoration December 25, 2006 Article detailing the work of a restoration group working to convert the Benjamin Banneker School building in Parkville, Missouri, into a museum. Benjamin Banneker was a one-room, segregated school for...

3. A Cinematic Gem A Cinematic Gem December 8, 2013 Article focuses upon the history of the Plaza Grill & Cinema in Ottawa, Kansas. The theater's owner, Rita (Peach) Madl, is interviewed. Madl describes the process by which she discovered that the Plaza...

4. A House Divided Now Whole A House Divided Now Whole June 27, 2007 John Morris, a Pendleton Heights resident, was awarded the 2007 George Erlich Acheivement in Preservation Award for restoring a turn-of-the-century shirtwaist house at 200 Garfield that he purchased in...

5. A President, a Church, and Trails West A President, a Church, and Trails West 2008 Continuation of title, "Competing Histories in Independence, Missouri." The author Jon E. Taylor, former historian for the Harry S Truman National Historic Site in Independence, Missouri, examines how...

6. A Reminder of What Small Towns Can Be: Downtown Clinton, Mo., Is a Model of Reclaimed History A Reminder of What Small Towns Can Be: Downtown Clinton, Mo., Is a Model of Reclaimed History July/22/2001 Photos, map, and article about Clinton, Missouri (county seat of Henry County and named for DeWitt Clinton), a town 75 miles southeast of Kansas City "honored as an 'All-American City,' one of 10 cities....

7. A Snapshot of Historic Preservation, Jackson County 2001 A Snapshot of Historic Preservation, Jackson County 2001 Spring//2001

8. A Snapshot of Historic Preservation, Jackson County 2001 A Snapshot of Historic Preservation, Jackson County 2001 Spring//2001 Photos and article about the history of Jackson County historic preservation, "specifically the preservation of historic buildings, sites and structures," and especially growing since the 1960s. Definitions...

9. Activist Asks for Comment From the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation Activist Asks for Comment From the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation January/8-15/1998 Discusses efforts by activist Chastain to seek opportunities for more public input regarding the redevelopment of Union Station.

10. Biography of Asa Beebe Cross (1826-1894), Architect Biography of Asa Beebe Cross (1826-1894), Architect 2009

11. Biography of Horace M. Peterson III (1945-1992), Historian and Archivist Biography of Horace M. Peterson III (1945-1992), Historian and Archivist 1999

12. Biography of Jane Fifield Flynn (1924-2006), Historic Preservationist Biography of Jane Fifield Flynn (1924-2006), Historic Preservationist 2009

13. BMA Tower Profile (Business Men's Assurance Company) BMA Tower Profile (Business Men's Assurance Company) 2003

14. Boss Tom's Deco Empire Boss Tom's Deco Empire July-August//1986 Photos and article about the Art Deco architecture in Kansas City built under the unofficial administration of political machine boss Tom Pendergast (Thomas J. Pendergast, Sr.) in the Great Depression...

15. Brief History of Historic Preservation in Kansas City Brief History of Historic Preservation in Kansas City May-June//1982 Comprehensive article about the history of architectural preservation in Kansas City and the nation, with most efforts beginning after the 1960s, including Quality Hill, but the first probably the 1922...

16. Buck's Home to Enhance His Legacy Buck's Home to Enhance His Legacy June 23, 2011 Restoration on Buck O'Neil's two-story home at 3049 E. 32nd Street is underway by the Bethel AME Church and the Friends of the Buck O'Neil Historic Preservation Foundation. The house has deteriorated some...

17. Bunker Building Bunker Building September//1976 First major effort of the Historic Kansas City Foundation to further the work of historic preservation in Kansas City, for the Bunker Building, located at 820 Baltimore Avenue.

18. Celebrating Preservation: 2007 HKCF Preservation Awards Celebrating Preservation: 2007 HKCF Preservation Awards Summer 2007 Article on 2007 Preservation Awards includes information about the renovation of the following properties: Park Lane Apartments, Aladdin Hotel, Christian Church Hospital(Residences at West Paseo), Blossom...

19. Century-old Buildings in KC get a Reprieve Century-old Buildings in KC get a Reprieve January 8, 2013 Article on the effort to prevent the four buildings at 110 through 118 West Armour from being demolished. The Old Hyde Park Historic District, along with the Historic Kansas City Foundation and Kansas...

20. Condominium Owners File Suit To Head Off Artwork Accident Condominium Owners File Suit To Head Off Artwork Accident May 6-12, 2005 Owners of some of the condominiums in the Vanity Fair building at 700 W. 48th Street are suing the building manager over the ceramic heads perched on top of the building. They claim the heads are dangerous...