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1. Wornall Road Baptist Church Takes New Direction Wornall Road Baptist Church Takes New Direction Spring 2009 Faced with a declining membership, the church at Wornall Road and Meyer Boulevard is now shared by several Baptist congregations: the "regular congregation," Midtown Community, Faith Bible Fellowship,...

2. Wizards at Work Wizards at Work January//1994 Photos, illustration, and article about "the 1931 Federal-style house in [Midtown] Kansas City" rejuvenated by owners and residents Bruce Burstert and Robert Raymond Smith, "partners in a Kansas City decorative...

3. Window on the City Window on the City August-September//1974 Report on the success of the brand new Crown Center and its contribution to Midtown.

4. Westport Square: A Dividend from the Past Westport Square: A Dividend from the Past October-November//1973 Article about the extensive planning going into the business district called Westport Square, describing the restoration of several old buildings to create an attractive, late Victorian appearance for...

5. Westport Ballet Building Gets Temporary Reprieve Westport Ballet Building Gets Temporary Reprieve March-April/26-1/1998 Discusses changes imposed on the proposed Eckard drug store construction preventing the building at the northwest corner of Westport Road and Main Street from being demolished.

6. Veterans of Foreign Wars Veterans of Foreign Wars Information about the Veterans of Foreign Wars organization, with its national headquarters building on Broadway Boulevard in Midtown Kansas City.

7. Uptown Theater Uptown Theater File includes the Nomination form for the National Register of Historic Places.

8. Uptown Living in Midtown Uptown Living in Midtown March/April 2003 Article describing the Kirkwood housing development, 2 blocks south of the Plaza. The ten acre area will include condominiums, single family homes, townhouses, and rowhouses.

9. Uptown District Expansion Puts Public Money and Neighbors' Hopes on the Line Uptown District Expansion Puts Public Money and Neighbors' Hopes on the Line January/7/1999 Discusses proposed expansion of the Uptown Redevelopment District and neighbors' reactions.

10. Uptown Developer Gets Funds That Could Increase Accountability Uptown Developer Gets Funds That Could Increase Accountability June/4-10/1998 Discusses bonds awarded to developer Larry Sells for development of the area around and including the Uptown Theater.

11. Union Station Union Station ca. 1930 Aerial view looking east over near 25th and Southwest Boulevard; shows Union Station, West Side. Identified on back as "Penn Ave. Viaduct & Union Sta."

12. Union Station Union Station Photos and information on Union Station in midtown Kansas City.

13. Underground Freeway Plan Holds Vast Possibilities for City Underground Freeway Plan Holds Vast Possibilities for City Article with photo and an illustration of a cross-section of the city's underground between Downtown and the Plaza, about a proposed subterranean highway there, never built.

14. Two Cities, New and Old, Show the Way to Urban Amenity Two Cities, New and Old, Show the Way to Urban Amenity July//1975 Photos, maps, and article comparing urban renewal projects in Kansas City, Missouri and Savannah, Georgia, featuring the new Midtown multiple-use Crown Center headquarters of Hallmark Cards.

15. Truman Medical Center Truman Medical Center January/17/1988 File containing an article with photos and information on the "Truman Medical Center [Truman Medical Center West in Midtown Kansas City] and its Trauma Room" specializing in emergency situations. References...

16. Truman Medical Center Truman Medical Center File contains newspaper articles pertaining to Truman Medical Center on Hospital Hill in Midtown Kansas City, starting as General Hospital Number One.

17. Troost-Midtown Community Center, Renovated and Open for Activities Troost-Midtown Community Center, Renovated and Open for Activities Spring 1995 Renovation of St. James Catholic Church as a community center.

18. Town Topic: Remaining True to His Vision Town Topic: Remaining True to His Vision March 2000 Photo and biographical article about Jim Glover, a former City Councilman primarily responsible for the Midtown Development Project (also called the Glover Plan) for redeveloping "a decrepit and dangerous...

19. Toll Gate to Westport: Marking of Historic Site a Bicentannial Project for Society Toll Gate to Westport: Marking of Historic Site a Bicentannial Project for Society November//1975 Article about the Jackson County Historical Society's project for the "old Turnpike Route," mentioning the following streets involved: Grand Avenue, Main Street, 27th Street, 25th Street, 15th Street,...

20. To Boost Midtown, Renovate Housing To Boost Midtown, Renovate Housing July 5, 2003 Column on development of midtown area of Kansas City describes how tax revenues from two shopping centers have not provided sufficient funds to renovate housing in nearby neighborhoods.