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1. ''Praising My People'' ''Praising My People'' Winter 2010-2011 Article examines newspaper coverage in Wichita, Kansas, during the early 1930s to show the media's response to the increasing inter-racial athletic scene. The Kansas City Monarchs are mentioned several...

2. A Giant Is Returned to the Earth A Giant Is Returned to the Earth June 13, 1982 Photos and article about the funeral for Satchel Paige, a member of the Baseball Hall of Fame and former member of the Kansas City Monarchs baseball team dying in 1982. Description of his battles with...

3. A KC Legend Dies A KC Legend Dies October 7, 2006 Article reports the death of John Jordan "Buck" O'Neil, at the age of 94, on October 6, 2006. O'Neil was a baseball legend who "came to symbolize the glory of the Negro Leagues" and the richness of Kansas...

4. A Pitch for Black History: Black Baseball Museum Rescues Our Past A Pitch for Black History: Black Baseball Museum Rescues Our Past June-July//1993 Photos and article about the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum at 1601 East 18th Street in Kansas City, with description of several of its members from the old Kansas City Monarchs.

5. Among the Best Ever to Play the Game Among the Best Ever to Play the Game April 5, 2011 Article profiles the accomplishments of baseball player Wilber "Bullet" Rogan and a new book about him by baseball historian Phil Dixon titled "Wilber 'Bullet' Rogan and the Kansas City Monarchs." Dixon...

6. Another Name For the Lineup Another Name For the Lineup October 27, 2005 Steve Penn in his "Commentary" column raises the name of J. L. Wilkinson, owner of the Kansas City Monarchs, to be put in the Baseball Hall of Fame. He highlights the fact that in 1909 Wilkinson started...

7. Baseball Trailblazers Baseball Trailblazers February 26, 2006 This article gives a short profile and picture where possible of all the 18 Negro League players who are currently in the Baseball Hall of Fame as of Sunday, February 26, 2006. These include the following...

8. Biography of Felix Payne (1884-1962), Businessman and Politician Biography of Felix Payne (1884-1962), Businessman and Politician 1999

9. Biography of Frank Duncan (1901-1973), Baseball Player and Team Manager of the Kansas City Monarchs Biography of Frank Duncan (1901-1973), Baseball Player and Team Manager of the Kansas City Monarchs 1999

10. Biography of Hilton Smith (1912-1983), Baseball Player Biography of Hilton Smith (1912-1983), Baseball Player 1999

11. Biography of Jackie Robinson (1919-1972), Baseball Player Biography of Jackie Robinson (1919-1972), Baseball Player 1999

12. Biography of James Leslie Wilkinson (1874-1964), Founder and Owner of the Kansas City Monarchs Biography of James Leslie Wilkinson (1874-1964), Founder and Owner of the Kansas City Monarchs 1999

13. Biography of Johnny Kling (1875-1947), Baseball Player Biography of Johnny Kling (1875-1947), Baseball Player 2009

14. Biography of Julia Lee (1902-1958), Singer and Pianist Biography of Julia Lee (1902-1958), Singer and Pianist 1999

15. Biography of Newt Allen (1901-1988), Baseball Player Biography of Newt Allen (1901-1988), Baseball Player 2003

16. Biography of Satchel Paige (Circa 1906-1982), Baseball Player Biography of Satchel Paige (Circa 1906-1982), Baseball Player 2003

17. Biography of Thomas Y. Baird (1885-1962), Owner of Kansas City Monarchs Biography of Thomas Y. Baird (1885-1962), Owner of Kansas City Monarchs 1999

18. Biography of Wilber (Bullet Joe) Rogan (1889-1967), Baseball Player Biography of Wilber (Bullet Joe) Rogan (1889-1967), Baseball Player 1999

19. Buck O'Neil Buck O'Neil Photos and information on Buck O'Neil, black chairman of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, member of the Baseball Hall of Fame, former player and manager of the Kansas City Monarchs, and "the first African-American...

20. Buck O'Neil Buck O'Neil March/15/1981 Article about Kansas City baseball Monarchs home-run hitter Buck O'Neil.