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1. 'Curse of Covenant' Persists 'Curse of Covenant' Persists February 13, 2005 Restrictive housing rules written years ago in covenants in home owners association documents, are still in writing. "Although many Kansas City area residents are not even aware of them, more than 1,200...

2. A Jewish Temple to Cost $100,000 A Jewish Temple to Cost $100,000 January//1907 Description of the B'Nai Jehudah Temple to be built at the southeast corner of Linwood Boulevard and Flora Avenue. Plans were drawn by the late William H. Cutler of the firm of Howe, Hoit & Cutler. Includes...

3. A Library Moves into a Community Center A Library Moves into a Community Center October//1940 Photos and article about the installment of "[a] branch of the Kansas City Public Library" into the Jewish Community Center, also home to the Resident Theater, "fast becoming an outstanding Little Theater...

4. A Look at New York: Kansas Citian Has a Hit on Broadway A Look at New York: Kansas Citian Has a Hit on Broadway January/22/1969 Photo and biographical article about native Kansas Citian Burt Bacharach, a composer for motion pictures and popular and classical music. Description of his nationally prominent career and early life in...

5. Abe Yeddis Abe Yeddis August/3/1970 Obituary for Abe Yeddis, an active member of the Jewish Federation and Jewish Council before dying at the age of 50 on August 2, 1970.

6. About Town: History Made Personal About Town: History Made Personal December/10/1985

7. Abraham Denebeim Abraham Denebeim 1975 A 14 page photocopied typewritten paper written by Abraham Denebeim, a Jewish Russian emigrant who eventually settled in Kansas City.

8. Alfred Benjamin Dispensary and Jewish Educational Building Alfred Benjamin Dispensary and Jewish Educational Building ca1930s Exterior street level view of buildings identified as the Alfred Benjamin Dispensary and Jewish Educational Building located at 1000-1010 Admiral Boulevard according to the 1930 Kansas City city directory....

9. An Interview With Arthur Brand An Interview With Arthur Brand 1988-08-03 Arthur Brand was selected to be interviewed as a representative of the Jewish community in Kansas City. He was born November 4, 1922, in New York City. His family moved to Kansas City when he was five...

10. An Interview With Judge Howard Sachs An Interview With Judge Howard Sachs 1988-08-06 Howard F. Sachs was chosen for the project as a representative of the Jewish community and as a judge in the federal court located in Kansas City, Missouri. He was born in Kansas City, Missouri in 1925...

11. An Interview With Robert E. Lopez An Interview With Robert E. Lopez 1978-02-26 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded February 26, 1978. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to...

12. Archives Show Migration, Growth of KC Jewish Community Archives Show Migration, Growth of KC Jewish Community May 2, 2008 The Jewish Community Archives of Greater Kansas City will display a special exhibit starting May 11, 2008, at the Jewish Community Campus. "The archives will present two cases showing Jewish history in...

13. Atlas of Kansas City, Missouri: Extended Limits Atlas of Kansas City, Missouri: Extended Limits 1891 Map showing the cemetery at 19th and Porter Avenues.

14. B'nai B'rith Jewish Community B'nai B'rith Jewish Community

15. B'nai Jehudah Temple B'nai Jehudah Temple File includes newspaper articles and brochures about the temple.

16. B'nai Jehudah Temple City Directory Entry B'nai Jehudah Temple City Directory Entry 1888 Entry for the "Synagogue, Oak, sw. cor. 11th," (the B'nai Jehudah Temple).

17. Bea Firestone Flam Bea Firestone Flam October 19, 2008 Obituary for Bea Firestone Flam, former associate editor of the Kansas City Jewish Chronicle, who died October 17, 2008, at the age of 76. She and her first husband, Milton Firestone, took control of the...

18. Bert Berkley: Unflappable Chief of Tension Envelope Bert Berkley: Unflappable Chief of Tension Envelope May 1, 1979 Article about Bert Berkley, president of Tension Envelope corporation in Kansas City since 1962, describing his career and the history of the company at 819 East 19th Street, started by his father, E....

19. Beth Shalom Temple Beth Shalom Temple File including a nomination form for the National Register of Historic Places for the Beth Shalom Temple.

20. Beth Shalom's Wornall Road Synagogue, Land For Sale Beth Shalom's Wornall Road Synagogue, Land For Sale January 12, 2007 Congregation Beth Shalom's land and property at 9400 Wornall Road is now for sale. When this sells, the only synagogue in Kansas City, Missouri, will be The New Reform Temple. Beth Shalom leaders say they...