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41. Cowtown Chronicles: The Eleventh Hour of the Eleventh Day of the Eleventh Month--Armistice Cowtown Chronicles: The Eleventh Hour of the Eleventh Day of the Eleventh Month--Armistice November 2000 Photo, illustration, and history of the Liberty Memorial, dedicated in 1921 as a World War I monument across from Union Station on the former "ugly old Vinegar Hill, shanty-clad, dirty and with many of...

42. Cowtown Gets Culture Cowtown Gets Culture May (actually June)1947 Illustrations and article about the emergence of high culture institutions in Kansas City since the beginning of the 20th century, starting gradually with the medical school, Liberty Memorial and the park...

43. Critical Evaluations: Seven Projects, Seven Perspectives Critical Evaluations: Seven Projects, Seven Perspectives 2005 Kansas City architects, artists and others analyze seven recent building projects: Sixteenth on Summit condominiums, Sprint World Headquarters, Brush Creek Corridor, Liberty Memorial restoration, Kansas...

44. Crowds Flock to Memorial Dedication Crowds Flock to Memorial Dedication May 25, 2011 Postcard image and accompanying article describing the large crowds and dignitaries on hand for the dedication of the Liberty Memorial, November 1, 1921.

45. Curtiss-Wright Flying Service Photograph Collection Finding Aid Curtiss-Wright Flying Service Photograph Collection Finding Aid ca1920-1940 This collection contains 57 black and white 8" x 10" photographs housed in one box. Views include downtown area, West bottoms, riverfront area, industrial areas, midtown area including Union Station and...

46. Daniel MacMorris: Going Strong at 85 Daniel MacMorris: Going Strong at 85 February 1979 Photos, illustrations, and biographical article about Daniel MacMorris, an 85-year-old (in 1979) "painter and muralist of international renown" with "studio in the Sophian Plaza." Description of his life...

47. Dedication of Memorial's Site Brought World Leaders to City Dedication of Memorial's Site Brought World Leaders to City November/1/1921 Photo and article about the memorial dedication wall.

48. Design Does Matter: Case in Point: The North Slope of Liberty Memorial Design Does Matter: Case in Point: The North Slope of Liberty Memorial January 20, 2004 Discussion about the north slope of Liberty Memorial. It includes a photo of the original plan for the north that was cut due to lack of funding.

49. Dory DeAngelo Papers Finding Aid Dory DeAngelo Papers Finding Aid circa 1950s-1990s Dory DeAngelo is a local author, historian, researcher, and longtime resident of Kansas City's Old Northeast neighborhood. She has written numerous books and articles about Kansas City history and has...

50. Downtown Kansas City Skyline Downtown Kansas City Skyline 1950 Looking north from Liberty Memorial. Portion of Union Station in view.

51. Downtown Kansas City Skyline Downtown Kansas City Skyline May 1955 View of downtown Kansas City looking toward the north, probably taken from the top of the Liberty Memorial. The Union Station and railroad tracks are in view at the bottom of the photograph.

52. Downtown Kansas City, Missouri Downtown Kansas City, Missouri 1980 Looking north from Liberty Memorial.

53. Downtown Rooftop View Downtown Rooftop View ca1945 Rooftop view looking south from City Hall at 12th and Oak; shows Liberty Memorial and Union Station in the distance.

54. Downtown, North from Liberty Memorial Downtown, North from Liberty Memorial Postcard view of Downtown Kansas City, looking North from the Liberty Memorial

55. Editorial Forum: The Kansas City Meeting Editorial Forum: The Kansas City Meeting April/1/1938 Article describing Kansas City's tourist attractions and general features (climate, history, etc.) for "the Kansas City meeting, the sixtieth annual conference of the American Library Association." Places...

56. Editorial: Kansas City, June 21 to 24 [and] Kansas City Itself Editorial: Kansas City, June 21 to 24 [and] Kansas City Itself February 1937 Accompanying articles about "the 30th annual meeting of the American Home Economics Association" in June 1937 at Kansas City, with a general description of the city and its geography, climate, and landmarks,...

57. Effort to Designate Liberty Memorial Effort to Designate Liberty Memorial September 27, 2008 Short piece noting that Missouri U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill wants to make the Liberty Memorial the official National World War I Memorial. McCaskill and Missouri Senator Kit Bond filed a bill to so...

58. Eisenhower's Kansas City Visits Eisenhower's Kansas City Visits The following visits were made by President Dwight Eisenhower to Kansas City, Missouri, according to the local history index card: (1) June 21, 1945, (2) February 14, 1946, (3) June 6, 1947, for the 35th...

59. Elbert Landfried Photograph Collection Elbert Landfried Photograph Collection circa 1940s-60s This collection contains 11 black and white mounted display photographs measuring 14" x 16" and housed in one box. The award-winning photographs were taken by Elbert Landfried. They show both artistic...

60. For Historian, the 'Big One' is Still a Big Deal For Historian, the 'Big One' is Still a Big Deal December 1, 2006 The Liberty Memorial World War I museum is set to open December 2, 2006. The dedication ceremony is outdoors, starting at 11 a.m. with the Fort Leonard Wood Army band playing. Speakers will include the...