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1. A Century in Print: The Newspaper Business in Johnson County, 1860-1960 A Century in Print: The Newspaper Business in Johnson County, 1860-1960 Winter 2001 Detailed article about the history of news publishing in Johnson County, Kansas. "In no other state's history has the press played such an active and pervasive role in community life. This is evident in...

2. A Good Place to Spend a Pleasant Day, Nature and the Suburban Ideal A Good Place to Spend a Pleasant Day, Nature and the Suburban Ideal Spring-Summer 2009 Article traces the history of the movement from cities to the suburbs. Mentions craftsman bungalows and Prairie-style Foursquare homes. "Both emphasized a connection between the land and the structure,...

3. A Mayor Proposes Union of 14 Cities: Roy Owen of Overland Park Comments on Recent Annexations in Area A Mayor Proposes Union of 14 Cities: Roy Owen of Overland Park Comments on Recent Annexations in Area January/23/1962 Article about the proposal by Roy Owen, mayor of Overland Park, Kansas, to merge the 14 cities or municipalities in northeast Johnson County, Kansas (including Overland Park) into one city to decrease...

4. A Movie Theater With Small-Town Charm A Movie Theater With Small-Town Charm July 11, 2010 Short article about the Rio Theatre in downtown Overland Park and its owners. Includes many color photographs of interior and exterior.

5. A Piece of the Pie A Piece of the Pie November 3, 2004 Review of the growth of Golden Boy Pies owned by Terry Hunt. The manufacturing facility is in Overland Park, Kansas, and it's been in business 30 years.

6. Air Show Air Show August 15, 1915 A gathering of many people in an unidentified field in Overland Park, Kansas presumably watching the airplane pictured in subsequent photographs dated the same day. Handwriting on the back of the photo...

7. Airplane In Flight Airplane In Flight August 15, 1915 Distant view of an airplane flying in Overland Park, Kansas. Handwriting on the back of the photo describes it as Military Tractor.

8. Airplane In Flight Airplane In Flight August 15, 1915 Distant view of an airplane flying in Overland Park, Kansas. Two men on ground watch it. Handwriting on the back of the photo describes it as Military Tractor.

9. Airplane On Ground Airplane On Ground August 15, 1915 Airplane on the ground in Overland Park, Kansas. Handwriting on the back of the photo describes it as Military Tractor.

10. Airplane On Ground Airplane On Ground August 15, 1915 Close view of airplane on ground in Overland Park, Kansas. Unidentified men sit underneath it. Handwriting on the back of the photo describes it as Military Tractor.

11. Airplane Taking Flight Airplane Taking Flight August 15, 1915 Airplane taking flight at airshow in Overland Park, Kansas. Line of cars and people watching in background. Handwriting on the back of the photo describes it as Military Tractor.

12. Airplanes In Flight Airplanes In Flight August 15, 1915 Distant view of two airplanes flying in Overland Park, Kansas. Handwriting on the back of the photo describes it as Military Tractor.

13. Area Design Firm Gaining National Recognition Area Design Firm Gaining National Recognition May 26, 2010 Article discusses Dimensioinal Innovations of Overland Park, Kansas. The company has done "a wide variety of high-profile design tasks in the business, sports and government worlds" including the parking...

14. Bidders Reelin' In the Years Bidders Reelin' In the Years April 25, 2007 Dick Clark's American Bandstand Grill and Studio B dance club located at Interstate 435 and Metcalf Avenue in Overland Park, Kansas, unexpectedly closed on April 14, 2007. The trademark for the restaurant...

15. Big Numbers Big Numbers March 23-29, 2012 Article reports on data for the 66221 ZIP code in Overland Park, Kansas, put out by the California research firm Esri. The 66221 ZIP code ranks as one of the wealthiest in the Kansas City Metro area. Includes...

16. Biography of Kathryn Winstead (1893-1967) and Nelle Winstead Montgomery (circa 1898-1990), Founders Biography of Kathryn Winstead (1893-1967) and Nelle Winstead Montgomery (circa 1898-1990), Founders of Winstead's Restaurant 2008

17. Blaze Causes Heavy Damage Blaze Causes Heavy Damage November 30, 2010 The Milburn Golf & Country Club was heavily damaged by fire on November 29, 2010. Located at 7501 W. 69th St. in Overland Park, Kansas, the club dates to 1917 and was built on the Strang Line Interurban...

18. Building Loyalty Building Loyalty February//1997 Article about the successful Overland Park construction firm of Excel Constructors and its founder Steve Johnson.

19. Caveman, '10 Items' Actor Has Local Roots Caveman, '10 Items' Actor Has Local Roots February 26, 2009 Profile of Jewish actor and comedian, John Lehr. A native of Overland Park, Kansas, Lehr is best known for playing a wise-cracking caveman in a popular series of commercials for Geico car insurance and...

20. Chronicles--Marvin L. VanKirk Chronicles--Marvin L. VanKirk May 25, 2005 Obituary for former Kansas City Police Chief, Marvin VanKirk of Overland Park, Kansas. He died on May 19, 2005, at the age of 75 and is buried in Leavenworth National Cemetery. He was a member of the Kansas...