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1. 35 Years to Finish Job 35 Years to Finish Job November 1974 Photos and biographical article about Daniel MacMorris, a painter starting out in Kansas City as a sculptor in 1908 of gargoyles on "the tunnel of love at the old Electric Park at 47th and Woodland" Avenues....

2. A Mural for O'Neil Is Finished by Artist A Mural for O’Neil Is Finished by Artist December 11, 2010 Commissioned by Ollie Gates, “Alexander Austin, a local mural artist, recently completed the image of the late Buck O’Neil and other Kansas City Monarch players for the Buck O’Neil Education and...

3. A Well-Documented Life A Well-Documented Life August 1, 2005 Photographs and article of artist Sydney Larson, former professor of art at Columbia College where he taught for five decades. He was an apprentice with Thomas Hart Benton, sketching Benton's mural ''Independence...

4. Aaron Douglas Aaron Douglas Aaron Douglas taught art at Lincoln High School, Kansas City, Missouri, 1923-1925. Painted murals in Fisk University Library, Bennett College, Greensboro, North Carolina, in 1938.

5. About Town About Town September/11/1953 Description of John Parks, "art instructor at the University of Kansas, who recently completed an elaborate decoration at Sidney's restaurant on Linwood boulevard." Description of his "mural depict[ing]...

6. Achelous and Hercules Achelous and Hercules n.d. Unframed color print reproduction (44 in. x 14 in.) of Thomas Hart Benton's "Achelous and Hercules" mural. The original 24-foot mural was done in tempura and oil on canvas in 1947. It was purchased in...

7. An Artist among the Indians An Artist among the Indians May-June//1991 Photos (of the artist and his paintings) and biographical article about Carl Wimar (1828-1862), "a German-born artist from St. Louis" famous for painting Indians, buffaloes, and other scenes along the...

8. An Interview With Henry Montes An Interview With Henry Montes 1981-08-24 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded August 24, 1981. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....

9. An Interview With Ruben Garcia An Interview With Ruben Garcia 1981-08-24 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded August 24, 1981. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....

10. Art and Artists: This Area at Dawn of the West Unfolds in Mural Art and Artists: This Area at Dawn of the West Unfolds in Mural October/4/1959 Biographical article about Mrs. Aileen Franklin, painter of a new mural in the Columbia National Bank, with her Jackson County home studio at "North river and Kentucky roads" and other murals "in the Kansas...

11. Art for the Ages Art for the Ages June/July 2010 Architect Moshe Safdie enlists students from the Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI) to design and paint murals in the new Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts in the Proscenium Theatre box seating area....

12. Art In Kansas City Art In Kansas City File contains illustrations and information on paintings, murals, sculpture, and other art works in Kansas City.

13. Art: 400 Square Feet to Go Art: 400 Square Feet to Go January/18/1960 Article about Thomas Hart Benton's nearly finished large mural at the Truman Library in Independence, Missouri, depicting Independence from 1830 to 1847 with the opening of the West, with a photo of the...

14. 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...

15. Artist Helped Many Others Artist Helped Many Others July 10, 2009 Obituary for Ernst Ulmer (86), a long-time Kansas artist whose murals are displayed throughout the Kansas City area. Ulmer earned a master's degree in fine art from the Kansas City Art Institute. In 2006...

16. Artist Makes her Mark in Vivid Colors Artist Makes her Mark in Vivid Colors August 14, 1985 Artist Anabella Pena, or "Uxmal," has painted Maya-themed murals in places such as Plaza de Ninos and the Ruiz Branch of Kansas City Public Library. She also works with young people, training them in arts...

17. Artist Unveils Mural Depicting Life on Troost Avenue Artist Unveils Mural Depicting Life on Troost Avenue September 8-14, 2006 Brief article reporting the unveiling of artist Alexander Austin's mural at 31st Street and Troost Avenue, depicting the history of the area.

18. Artist's Addition Is a Tribute to Rosa Parks Artist's Addition Is a Tribute to Rosa Parks January 9, 2006 Article describing artist Alexander Austin's addition of Rosa Parks images to his Martin Luther King mural at Linwood Boulevard and Troost Avenue. Austin, who also painted the mural located at 58th and...

19. Arts: A Buried Treasure Arts: A Buried Treasure May 1984 Story of the restoration of the mural at the Savoy Grill, depicting the caravans on the Santa Fe Trail.

20. Artwork by W. Herbert Dunton Artwork by W. Herbert Dunton 1923 One of three lunettes done in 1923 for murals in the Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City by artist W. Herbert Dunton. Entitled: "Emigrants Leaving Westport Over the Santa Fe Trail, 1850." Listed on...