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101. Kansas City Museum's Future in Flux Kansas City Museum’s Future in Flux July 15, 2013 Article on the uncertainty surrounding the management of the Kansas City Museum. “The museum’s advisory board is considering a new business plan that rests on breaking the management contract with...

102. Kansas City Musuem Kansas City Musuem Full frontal and side view, looking northeast; located at 3218 Gladstone Boulevard.

103. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library Beginning of the Kansas City Public Library on December 5, 1873. First library was located at 11th and Locust in the High School Building. The Library/Board of Education offices relocated several times...

104. Kansas City Skylines Kansas City Skylines File contains a sketch by T. T. Baldridge of the Kansas City Museum.

105. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Mae Reed Porter, or Mae Porter (1888-1968), a western historian, "the author of six books, and donor of art and artifacts to the Kansas City Museum." Native of Dallas coming to Kansas...

106. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Alice Nielsen (1876-1943), an opera singer and actress. Born in Nashville and coming to Kansas City about 1883 with her parents before performing here and abroad, "donat[ing] her collection...

107. Kansas City: Once the Sodom-Gomorrah of the Short Grass, It Has Now Repented, Waxed Fat and Respectable Kansas City: Once the Sodom-Gomorrah of the Short Grass, It Has Now Repented, Waxed Fat and Respectable March//1950 Extensive article about constants and changes in the character of Kansas City, including its vice, violence, and corruption of the late 1800s and 1930s. Also a descriptive section on Independence and several...

108. Kansas City: Rise of a Regional Metropolis Kansas City: Rise of a Regional Metropolis 2002 Book includes a short history of Union Station as a railroad station and as a reburished city attraction.

109. KC Museum's Latest Exhibit a Delight KC Museum's Latest Exhibit a Delight February/21/2001 Photos and article about the latest exhibit at the Kansas City Museum at 3218 Gladstone Boulevard, featuring the slow-motion or "strobe" photography of Dr. Harold Edgerton of the Massachusetts Institute...

110. Last Day at the Kansas City Museum Last Day at the Kansas City Museum January 9, 2008 Article and photos of the last day of events held at the Kansas City Museum before it closes its doors to visitors and undergoes a $2 million renovation. The facility is not expected to reopen until late-2009...

111. Lessons Inspired from Island Trip Lessons Inspired from Island Trip September/19/1975 Photos, illustration, and biographical article about Ralph Kiene, Jr., "a Kansas City architect who is concerned about the natural preservation of the environment" and architectural consultant to the Kansas...

112. Let Building's History Shine, Board Urges Let Building's History Shine, Board Urges July 9, 2005 The Kansas City Museum Advisory Board has issued a report recommending that Corinthian Hall should be renovated and restored to its early 20th century appearance. While it would still serve as a museum,...

113. Loula Long Combs: Northeast's "Reining" Queen Loula Long Combs: Northeast's "Reining" Queen January/8/2003 Feature article on Loula Long Combs, famous horsewoman who was the daughter of Robert A. Long, founder of the Long-Bell Lumber Company. Included with the article are photographs of her and some of her...

114. Magical Evening Magical Evening February/21/2001 Photos and article about the "semi-formal Valentine's Day Dinner and Dance at the Kansas City Museum" held by the Northeast Chamber of Commerce as a fund-raising event in February 2001.

115. Marijana's World: Strawberry Hill Marijana's World: Strawberry Hill //1983 Book of reproduced paintings by the Croatian-American artist Marijana of the community of Croatians and other Yugoslavians in Strawberry Hill in Kansas City, Kansas.

116. Matilda Shelden Matilda Shelden 1968 (first edition 1950) Photo and description of Matilda Dallmeyer Shelden, or Matilda Shelden, wife of Dr. Frank Shelden ("a noted tennis star") and member of the upper house of the City Council in 1924, "member of the Woman's...

117. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture 1928 Photo of the R. A. Long residence, completed in 1910.

118. More of Scarritt Is Zoned Low-Density More of Scarritt Is Zoned Low-Density December/28/2000 Article about the change in the zoning of a parcel of land "in the Scarritt Renaissance neighborhood" including the "'castle' at 3200 Norledge Ave., which last housed the offices of the Kansas City Museum,"...

119. Museum A Storehouse of Memory Museum A Storehouse of Memory September 7, 1948 Photos and description of the establishment of the Kansas City Museum housed in the R. A. Long mansion at 3218 Gladstone Boulevard. It highlights the transfer of ownership of the building and contents...

120. Museum Annex Sale Finalized Museum Annex Sale Finalized August/2/2000 Article relates how the City Council approved the sale of 3200 Norledge to the highest bidders, Sarina Hodges and Gale Buri for $311,000. The castle looking building was formerly a Kansas City Museum Annex...