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1. A Young City Will Greet You A Young City Will Greet You February//1939 Photos and article about tourist sites in Kansas City for the "1939 Biennial Convention of the National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs in Kansas City. Description and history of...

2. Ahead of Her Time: Mary Rockwell Hook Ahead of Her Time: Mary Rockwell Hook April//1991 Photos and biographical article about Kansas City architect Mary Rockwell Hook (1877-1978), and her techniques and designs ahead of their time with residences built with stones and other materials from...

3. Anderson Avenue at Gladstone Boulevard Anderson Avenue at Gladstone Boulevard Postcard of stone bridge at Anderson Avenue and Gladstone Boulevard

4. Baltimore Hotel Baltimore Hotel Postcard of the Baltimore Hotel

5. Big Hall into Use Big Hall into Use April/5/1936 Photo and description of the dedication speech at the new auditorium with modern, high quality acoustics and lighting.

6. 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

7. Biography of Lucy Drage (1876-1965), Interior Decorator Biography of Lucy Drage (1876-1965), Interior Decorator 2008

8. Biography of Thomas Bullene (1828-1894), Merchant and Mayor Biography of Thomas Bullene (1828-1894), Merchant and Mayor 2008

9. Business: Young Promoters Plan New Life for Uptown Business: Young Promoters Plan New Life for Uptown September 1979 Story of the restoration of the Uptown Theater, first opened in 1928, by NeoSpace Productions, Incorporated, including a new lighting system, sound system, and closed circuit video system.

10. Center In Line For a New Look Center In Line For a New Look July 20, 2007 Oak Park Mall is planning $54 million in renovations and has presented plans for a three-phase project. Part of this money will be spent to renovate entrances, the food court, and center court along with...

11. Centropolis Hotel Centropolis Hotel Postcard of the Centropolis Hotel

12. Centropolis Hotel Centropolis Hotel 1940 Street level view looking northwest at the southeast corner of 5th and Grand. The Centropolis, built in 1880, was the first hotel in Kansas City to install electric lighting. "As Kansas City moved southward...

13. Charles Pitrat Charles Pitrat January/19/1970 Obituary for Charles Pitrat, inaugurator of the Country Club Plaza lighting program, dying at the age of 74 on January 18, 1970.

14. Christmas Tree Lighting Christmas Tree Lighting December/13/1929 Christmas tree lighted by candles on December 25, 1882, the first such lighting in Kansas City, in the home of German immigrant Oswald Karl Lux in Westport.

15. City Demonstrates the Development of Electric Street Lighting City Demonstrates the Development of Electric Street Lighting June//1922 Photos and text about early traffic lights.

16. Cliff Drive Cliff Drive Postcard of Cliff Drive

17. Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights circa 1940 Evening view looking toward the southwest of the Christmas lights on the Country Club Plaza at the intersection of 47th and Mill Creek Parkway (later J. C. Nichols Parkway). The Plaza Theater is in view...

18. Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights circa 1950s Evening view of the Country Club Plaza and the Christmas lighting. Believed to be looking east near 47th Street.

19. Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights circa 1950s Evening view of the Country Club Plaza and the Christmas lighting. Believed to be looking east near 47th Street.

20. Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights circa 1950s Evening view of the Country Club Plaza and the Christmas lighting.