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21. J. C. Nichols Collection Finding Aid J. C. Nichols Collection Finding Aid 1912-1960 (bulk 1922-1950) J. C. Nichols was born in Olathe, Kansas, in 1880 and died in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1950. He was a major residential land developer in the metropolitan area. He was a pioneer in the development of...

22. Kansas City. ..The Way We Were Kansas City. ..The Way We Were //1981 Photos of the estate at Longview Farm in Lee's Summit, Missouri, owned by lumber magnate Robert A. Long and made famous largely by his daughter, Loula Long Combs, "a horsewoman of national renown."

23. Kansas City Museum of History and Science Kansas City Museum of History and Science File includes among other items, such as pamphlets, newsletters, etc, the nomination form for the National Register of Historic Places for the Kansas City Museum building, originally the residence of R....

24. Kansas City Museum Receives Planning Funds Kansas City Museum Receives Planning Funds June/6/2001 Photo and article about the plans for "a full-scale renovation of Corinthian Hall," the structure (formerly the 1910 R. A. Long mansion) housing the Kansas City Museum on Gladstone Boulevard, "particularly...

25. Kansas City's First Horse Show Kansas City's First Horse Show January//1896 Photo of Robert Long, or R. A. Long, "[o]ne of the judges of last year's Horse Show" in Kansas City," with an accompanying brief article about the "first annual Kansas City Fancy Horse Show at Fairmount...

26. Kansas City's Philanthropic Tradition Kansas City's Philanthropic Tradition December 1, 2006 Article contains brief biographies of some the most important philanthropists in the history of Kansas City: Mary Atkins, Elizabeth and Uriah Spray Epperson, Ewing Marion Kauffman, Herbert and Linda Hall,...

27. 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,...

28. Lights, Camera, Long! Lights, Camera, Long! April 12, 2006 It is hoped that a film about Robert Long and his contributions to Kansas City will be made soon. Richard Luckin is to produce the film. The article quotes Luckin as: "It's a beautiful story of a man from...

29. Longview Farm Longview Farm File contains information about Longview Farm in Lee's Summit, including a nomination form for the National Register of Historic Places. Longview Farm is listed on the National Register of Historic Places....

30. Longview Farm Longview Farm [1927] Folder contains a small pamphlet entitled "General Rules, Longview Farm, Lee's Summit, Missouri". The vertical files in this collection were formerly a part of the department's regular vertical files.

31. Longview Farm Longview Farm 2008 Description and history of the Robert Alexander Long house designed by Henry F. Hoit on Long's farm in Lee's Summit. George Kessler was the landscape architect. It was built between 1913 and 1916. Includes...

32. Longview Farm: The Country Home of Mr. R. A. Long Longview Farm: The Country Home of Mr. R. A. Long May/15/1915 Article about Longview Farm, the country home of lumber magnate R. A. Long and his daughter and horse trainer Loula Long Combs in Lee's Summit, with photos.

33. Longview Transformed Longview Transformed August 15, 2005 Article describes Longview Farm Elementary School, scheduled to open its doors for the first time on August 22, 2005. The structure integrates the Longview Show Horse Arena, along with a 41,000 foot expansion,...

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

35. Missouri: Special Limited Supplement Missouri: Special Limited Supplement 1930 Photo and bio of Robert Alexander Long, or Robert Long, "chairman of the Board of Directors of [t]he Long-Bell Lumber Company of Kansas City," born in Kentucky in 1850 and coming to Kansas City in 1873,...

36. Mr. R. A. Long, Independence and Bellefontaine Avenues, on His Great Saddle Gelding, Red Buck Mr. R. A. Long, Independence and Bellefontaine Avenues, on His Great Saddle Gelding, Red Buck January//1896 Photo of Robert Long, or R. A. Long, co-founder of the Long-Bell Lumber Company in Kansas City residing at Independence and Bellefontaine Avenues, on his horse named Red Buck.

37. Museum in a Debut Museum in a Debut May/6/1940 Article about the opening of the museum of Missouri River Valley history, the former R. A. Long 72-room mansion.

38. Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City //1911, ca. Contains a photo of "R. A. Long's residence, 3218 Gladstone Boulevard."

39. R. A. Long Mansion and Some of the Rooms Whose Contents Lend Interest to an Impending Auction R. A. Long Mansion and Some of the Rooms Whose Contents Lend Interest to an Impending Auction September/2/1934 Includes interior scenes.

40. R. A. Long Residence R. A. Long Residence September 1912 Photos of the interior and exterior of the R. A. Long, or Robert Long residence, also known as Corinthian Hall or the former Kansas City Museum, designed by architect Henry Hoit.