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1. Arthur Kraft Art at Home Savings Arthur Kraft Art at Home Savings September/7/1965 Article about the mosaic mural for the McGee Street entrance to the Main Branch Library at 12th and Oak Streets done by artist Arthur Kraft, whose work also is displayed in the Louvre in Paris and the...

2. Artwork in the Kansas City Public Library Main Branch Building, 12th and Oak Artwork in the Kansas City Public Library Main Branch Building, 12th and Oak Mural by children's library done by Arthur Kraft. Mural in the Missouri Valley Room done by William MacMorris. Mural in the art & music department done by William MacMorris. Mosaic on the floor in the...

3. Board of Education Building on 12th Street Board of Education Building on 12th Street circa 1950s Interior view of Wentworth Griffin and Roland B. Hewitt, both Board of Education members, looking at a model of the Board of Education/Library building to be built at 12th and Oak.

4. Book Ends Book Ends June/14-20/2001 Discusses the process of "weeding" books from the Library's collection in order to be able to fit into the new Main Library at 10th and Baltimore.

5. Cover: Libraries as Equity Building Blocks Cover: Libraries as Equity Building Blocks May/15/2001 Illustration and description of the plans for renovating "the majestic First National Bank Building at 10th Street and Baltimore Avenue" in Kansas City into "a state-of-the-art public library main branch"...

6. Craftsmanship Awards: Board of Education, Kansas City, Missouri Craftsmanship Awards: Board of Education, Kansas City, Missouri December//1960 Photo and caption about the "Craftsmanship Award" given to the mural work by artist Arthur Kraft on the new "Public Library & Administration Building" at 12th and Oak Streets in 1960.

7. Dedication of Spalding Westport Map Dedication of Spalding Westport Map October 1989 Anna Horn, Associate Director for Main Branch and two unidentified women listening to speaker.

8. Dedication of Spalding Westport Map Dedication of Spalding Westport Map October 1989 Unidentified woman speaking at podium.

9. Dedication of Spalding Westport Map Dedication of Spalding Westport Map October 1989 Unidentified woman speaking at podium, Missouri Valley Room.

10. Dedication of Spalding Westport Map Dedication of Spalding Westport Map October 1989 Anna Horn, Associate Director for Main, talking with unidentified woman, Missouri Valley Room.

11. Dedication of Spalding Westport Map Dedication of Spalding Westport Map October 1989 Anna Horn, Associate Director for Main, speaking at podium, Missouri Valley Room at Main Branch, 12th and Oak.

12. Dedication of Spalding Westport Map Dedication of Spalding Westport Map October 1989 Unidentified man and women near map, Missouri Valley Room, Main branch of Kansas City Public Library at 12th and Oak.

13. Dedication of Spalding Westport Map Dedication of Spalding Westport Map October 1989 Unidentified women near plaque, Missouri Valley Room, Main branch of Kansas City Public Library at 12th and Oak.

14. Dedication of Spalding Westport Map Dedication of Spalding Westport Map October 1989 Unidentified men and women talking, Missouri Valley Room, Main branch of Kansas City Public Library at 12th and Oak.

15. Dedication of Spalding Westport Map Dedication of Spalding Westport Map October 1989 Group portrait of female library staff and unidentified man. L to R: Anna Horn, Associate Director for Main; unidentified; Gloria Maxwell, Department Manager, Missouri Valley Special Collections.

16. Dedication of the Spalding Westport Map Dedication of the Spalding Westport Map October 1989 Unidentified men and women at refreshment table, Missouri Valley Room, Main branch of Kansas City Public Library at 12th and Oak.

17. Kansas City Pubic Library Kansas City Pubic Library June 12, 1957 Floor plan of 2nd floor, Main branch at 12th and Oak.

18. Kansas City Public Libary Kansas City Public Libary 1959 Rooftop view of site of main building at 12th and Oak, looking west from Oak, during demolition of buildings.

19. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library circa 1955 Interior view, taken in the Main branch of the Kansas City Public Library located at 9th and Locust in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. View includes posters strung up in a display promoting the building...

20. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library circa 1955 Interior view, taken in the Main branch of the Kansas City Public Library located at 9th and Locust in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. View includes posters strung up in a display promoting the building...