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1. 25 Year Member Retires 25 Year Member Retires Winter//1994 File containing a newsletter article with a review of Merrill Toms's career as a librarian and administrator upon his retirement in 1994.

2. 8th and Locust Intersection 8th and Locust Intersection circa 1915 View looking toward the east of the corner of 8th and Locust in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Area was just north of the Kansas City School Board/ Public Library building located at 9th and Locust. St....

3. 8th and Locust Intersection 8th and Locust Intersection circa 1915 View looking toward the southeast at the corner of 8th and Locust in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Area shown is just north of the Kansas City School Board/Public Library building located at 9th and...

4. 8th and Locust Intersection 8th and Locust Intersection circa 1915 View looking toward the northeast and the corner of 8th and Locust in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Area shown is just north of the Kansas City School Board/Public Library building located at 9th and...

5. 8th and Locust Intersection 8th and Locust Intersection circa 1915 View looking toward the southeast and the corner of 8th and Locust in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Area shown is just north of the Kansas City School Board/Public Library building located at 9th and...

6. 8th and Locust Intersection 8th and Locust Intersection circa 1915 View looking toward the southeast and the corner of 8th and Locust in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Area shown is just north of the Kansas City School Board/Public Library building located at 9th and...

7. A Collection on the Move A Collection on the Move February 9, 2014 Article summarizes the movement of materials belonging to the Marr Sound Archives from their current location to the automated storage and retrieval system added to the Miller Nichols Library in 2011....

8. A History of Services to Black People by the Kansas City, Missouri, Public Library A History of Services to Black People by the Kansas City, Missouri, Public Library April//1978 Three centuries of injustice have brought about deep-seated structural distortions in the life of the black American. ..Library service of a relevant nature may be one way of setting these distortiona...

9. A History of the Kansas City Public Library from 1873 to 1893 A History of the Kansas City Public Library from 1873 to 1893 1893 The Board of Education office moved in December 1874 to the northwest corner of 8th and Main Streets at the Redmond Sage Building.

10. A History of the Kansas City Public Library from 1873 to 1893 A History of the Kansas City Public Library from 1873 to 1893 1893 General history of the library system.

11. A Library Start A Library Start May/8/1955 Article concerning the groundbreaking of the Truman Library in Independence, includes photo of Harry S. Truman.

12. A Life in Books: Primitivo Garcia School Honors Community Hero A Life in Books: Primitivo Garcia School Honors Community Hero April 20 - 26, 2006 Primitivo Garcia School will honor Irene H. Ruiz at a special assembly on May 5, 2006. Article describes her work as an employee at Kansas City Public Library to build up Spanish language collections and...

13. A New Kind of Annual Report A New Kind of Annual Report March//1946 Short article about reports published by the library to advertise its offerings.

14. A New Leaf for Rehab Institute A New Leaf for Rehab Institute January 5, 2013 Article describes the establishment and operations of the new RIKC Book Store. Rick Caplan, director of RIKC's new business development, is interviewed and provides details concerning its partnership with...

15. Ahead of Public Library Was Mechanics' Institute Ahead of Public Library Was Mechanics' Institute June/4/1950 Article about the predecessor to the Kansas City Public Library, the Mechanics' Institute, on the second floor at 509 Main Street, established by John Taylor.

16. Allen (Westport) Library Allen (Westport) Library N.d. Full, street level view of the main entrance side of the Allen Library, later named the Westport Library of the Kansas City Public Library. Located at 118 Westport Road.

17. American Libraries Reach Out to Immigrants American Libraries Reach Out to Immigrants Article about the many ethnic groups served by the North-East branch of the Kansas City Public Library.

18. American Library Association American Library Association 1957-1968 Program for the American Library Association conference in 1968 and in 1957 held in Kansas City.

19. An Interview With Charles Briscoe An Interview With Charles Briscoe 1975-11-19 Interviewer: Edward Scott. Interview recorded November 19, 1975. 2 sound cassettes (ca. 60 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 2 sound discs; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide...

20. Aqui Se Habla Espanol Aqui Se Habla Espanol May//1975 Article about the organization of the Mexican-American Archives program.