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1. 1936 Kansas City Blues Team  1936 Kansas City Blues Team May 4, 1936 Group portrait of the 1936 Kansas City Blues baseball team inside Muehlebach Field (later renamed Blues/Municipal Stadium). The team is posed in front of an oversized baseball display that reads "George...

2. Babe Clouts Out Longest Hit Ever Made in Minor League Park Babe Clouts Out Longest Hit Ever Made in Minor League Park October 14, 1924 Photos and information about a benefit baseball game held at Muehlebach Field on October 13, 1924, where Babe Ruth was reported to have belted the "longest hit ever made in a minor league park."

3. Babe Ruth File Babe Ruth File Photos and information (from newspaper clippings) on visits to Kansas City in 1924 and 1931 by baseball star Babe Ruth (1895-1943). Ruth played in an Oct. 13, 1924 benefit baseball game at Meuhlebach Field...

4. Baseball Player Kissing Woman Baseball Player Kissing Woman circa 1928 Unidentified Minneapolis Millers baseball player (possibly Zack Wheat) kissing a woman. Other players and spectators are seen in the background. The photograph was likely taken inside Muehlebach Field...

5. Baseball Player Posing with Spectators Baseball Player Posing with Spectators circa 1920s-1930s Unidentified baseball player posing with spectators in stadium stands. The photograph was likely taken inside Muehlebach Field (22nd & Brooklyn Avenue).

6. Baseball Players Shaking Hands Baseball Players Shaking Hands circa 1930s Two baseball players or managers in Kansas City Blues uniforms standing outside a dugout shaking hands. The photograph was likely taken inside Muehlebach Field (22nd & Brooklyn).

7. Baseball Players Shaking Hands Baseball Players Shaking Hands circa 1928 Two baseball players or managers shaking hands surrounded by a group of people. The "M" on one player's uniform indicates he played for the Minneapolis Millers. He is holding a small box in his left hand....

8. Blues A ''Mystery'' Team: Uncertain Quality Intrigues Fans' Interest Blues A ''Mystery'' Team: Uncertain Quality Intrigues Fans' Interest April 21, 1931 Pre-1931 season article about the Kansas City Blues baseball team, stating that George Muehlebach has owned the team since 1918. And as of 1931 held the record of all minor league cities for a single day's...

9. Blues Stadium Blues Stadium September 26, 1971 Blues Stadium at 23rd and Brooklyn Streets opened on July 3, 1923, as Muehlebach Field. In 1937, it was renamed Ruppert Stadium; in 1946, Blues Stadium; and in 1954, it was renamed again as Municipal Stadium....

10. Charles A. Lindbergh Charles A. Lindbergh Postcard of Charles A. Lindbergh standing beside his airplane, Spirit of St. Louis.

11. Dory DeAngelo Papers Finding Aid Dory DeAngelo Papers Finding Aid circa 1950s-1990s Dory DeAngelo is a local author, historian, researcher, and longtime resident of Kansas City's Old Northeast neighborhood. She has written numerous books and articles about Kansas City history and has...

12. Filming in Stadium Filming in Stadium circa 1920s-1930s Three men in the stands of a stadium. One man appears to be filming another man’s hand that is placed upon a sweater. The photograph may have been taken inside Muehlebach Field (22nd & Brooklyn Avenue)....

13. Football Game at Muehlebach Field Football Game at Muehlebach Field circa 1930s-40s Distant view of a football game in progress inside Muehlebach Field (later Ruppert/Blues/Municipal Stadium.

14. George E. Muehlebach, Jr. George E. Muehlebach, Jr. May 27, 1923 Photos and biographical article about George Edward Muehlebach, Jr., or George Muehlebach, Jr., "president [of the] Kansas City American Association Baseball Company, president [of the] George Muehlebach...

15. Larrapin Lous & Bustin Babes For a Good Cause Larrapin Lous & Bustin Babes For a Good Cause October 10, 2012 Short article about an exhibition game that took place Oct. 15, 1927 at Muehlebach Field between teams managed by George Herman '"Babe" Ruth and "Larrapin" Lou Gehrig. The game was fundraiser for Mercy...

16. Minneapolis Millers Baseball Players Minneapolis Millers Baseball Players circa 1928 Two Minneapolis Millers baseball players, Eddie "Scrap Iron" Kenna (left) and Hugh McMullen (right), pose inside a stadium. Another player stands in the background. The photograph was likely take inside...

17. Muehlebach Field Muehlebach Field The first night baseball game at Municipal Stadium, then Muehlebach Field, under a permanent lighting system was played July 6, 1932. Portable equipment for night baseball was used at the field in 1930...

18. Muehlebach Field Muehlebach Field July/3/1923

19. Municipal Stadium Municipal Stadium 1950 View of baseball game in progress from stands.

20. Municipal Stadium Municipal Stadium 1950 View of baseball game in progress from stands.