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1. 'Zippy' Pins KC On the Map 'Zippy' Pins KC On the Map May 22, 2004 Various locations in Kansas City have recently been included in the 'Zippy' cartoon strip that runs in the Kansas City Star. Places included: Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, the Kemper Museum of Contemporary...

2. 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....

3. A 'Final Countdown' A 'Final Countdown' June 29, 2006 The new Bloch Building at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art will open on June 16, 2007. The addition is a 165,000-square-feet glass and steel structure designed by Steven Holl. The inaugural exhibitions...

4. A Big Honor for BNIM A Big Honor for BNIM December 17, 2010 The American Institute of Architects named the Kansas City architectural firm of BNIM as firm of the year for 2011, “the group’s highest honor given to a company.” “Recognized for its distinguished...

5. A Loss for the Community A Loss for the Community September 25, 2013 Obituary for local philanthropist Marion Helzberg Bloch who died at the age of 83 of a brain tumor. Marion was a lifelong resident of Kanass City and the wife of H&R Block co-founder Henry Bloch. The Blochs'...

6. A Meter Still Running A Meter Still Running March 2000 Review of painting show at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.

7. A Page for Collectors: A Great American Collection of English Pottery A Page for Collectors: A Great American Collection of English Pottery September/27/1958 Short article about the museum's British art pieces.

8. A Pictorial Historian A Pictorial Historian July, 2004 Brief article describing a George Catlin exhibit on loan (from the Smithsonian American Art Museum) to the Museum of the American West in Los Angeles from the Smithsonian Institution from Jun 4-August...

9. A Proposed New Parking Lot A Proposed New Parking Lot January/25/1967 Illustrated map of the "proposed new parking lot (outlined) for the Nelson Gallery of Art and Atkins Museum" at 45th and Rockhill Roads.

10. A Tiny Renoir Began Impressive Obsession A Tiny Renoir Began Impressive Obsession June 3, 2007 Article spotlighting the personal collection of French Impressionist paintings of Henry and Marion Bloch. For the last 35 years the Blochs have acquired works from such artists as Manet, Monet, Renior...

11. A Young City Will Greet You A Young City Will Greet You February//1939 Photos and article about tourist sites in Kansas City for the "1939 Biennial Convention of the National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs in Kansas City. Description and history of...

12. Abraham Lincoln Bust At the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art Abraham Lincoln Bust At the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art June 7, 1976 In 1946, the school children of Kansas City, Missouri, through the Patriots and Pioneers Memorial Foundation, donated a bust of Abraham Lincoln to the Nelson Gallery of Art. The bust portrays Lincoln at...

13. Adele's Hallmark on Philanthropy Adele's Hallmark on Philanthropy May 12, 2007 This is the third in a series of articles paying tribute to people who have had a major impact on the continuing expansion and success of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Featured in this installment is...

14. After Delicate Labor and a Few Kicks, Art Glistens in the Sun After Delicate Labor and a Few Kicks, Art Glistens in the Sun October 5, 2004 Illustrations and photos complement this article about the German-made, U-shaped channel glass being used in construction of an addition to the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Seventeen types of glass will...

15. Aloof no More…Guanyin Rocks Aloof no More…Guanyin Rocks July 2001 Description of Redesign of Nelson-Atkins Gallery of African Art.

16. America's Tax Man Turning 90 America's Tax Man Turning 90 July 29, 2012 Article featuring a profile and an interview with Henry W. Bloch, co-founder of H&R Block. Natives of Kansas City, Bloch and his brother Richard started H&R Block in 1955, running advertisements in the...

17. American Artist, American Indians American Artist, American Indians February 8, 2004 Article notes the traveling exhibit of George Catlin's paintings of American Indians, currently at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. The exhibit opened February 7, 2004 and will run until April 18, 2004....

18. An Egyptian Gem for KC An Egyptian Gem for KC December 17, 2007 The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art has recently purchased "a spectacular painted coffin of a noblewoman named Meretites created in Egypt 2,500 years ago." The coffin does not include a mummy (the museum already...

19. Art Art July/9/1960 Referred to as "one of the finest art museums in America," with some history and description of its holdings.

20. Art Alone Enduring Art Alone Enduring April-May//1974 Article about the influences of three women on Midwest art appreciation: Mary Frances Sheldon, Sarah Hannah Joslyn, and Mary McAfee Atkins, the last from Kansas City and instrumental in the founding of...