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1. World War II Veterans Housing Facilities World War II Veterans Housing Facilities 1947-04-29 Exterior view of a unit of the World War II Veterans housing development in Penn Valley Park.

2. World War II Veterans Housing World War II Veterans Housing 1950s Numerous clippings on the various housing projects for veterans following World War II including those in Penn Valley Park.

3. Wilbur Niewald: A 40 Year Retrospective, 1951-1991 Wilbur Niewald: A 40 Year Retrospective, 1951-1991 Spring 1992 Photos, illustrations, and biographical article about Wilbur Niewald, "Senior Professor of Painting" at the Kansas City Art Institute, retiring after 43 years there. Growing up in Kansas City and becoming...

4. W.H. Dunn at Penn Valley Lake W.H. Dunn at Penn Valley Lake June 13, 1932 Superintendent of Parks W. H. Dunn posed on the shore of the lake; located between Broadway and Pennsylvania, north of 29th.

5. Troupe Group Hopes to Raise Curtain on Space Troupe Group Hopes to Raise Curtain on Space December 28, 2005 Article describes the Just Off Broadway Theater Association, a coalition of community theater groups based in Penn Valley Park at 3051 Central Avenue. The article reports a five-year agreement between...

6. Trader William Gilliss [sic] and Delaware Migration in Southern Missouri Trader William Gilliss [sic] and Delaware Migration in Southern Missouri January//1981 Article about the mirgration of Delaware Indians across the Ozarks of southern Missouri to Kansas and William Gillis's connection to them starting as early as the late 1810s in western Illinois and the...

7. Thieves Test Mettle With Metal Thieves Test Mettle With Metal August 16, 2007 During the weekend of August 12/13, 2007, the Kansas City Firefighters Memorial Fountain in Penn Valley Park was vandalized. Scrap-metal thieves stole about a half-dozen spray nozzles off the fountain...

8. The Story Behind ''The Pioneer Mother'' The Story Behind ''The Pioneer Mother'' May 1, 1966 Story of the creation of the statue in Penn Valley Park by sculptor A. Phimister Proctor.

9. The Story behind "the Pioneer Mother" The Story behind "the Pioneer Mother" May//1966 Photos and article about the origins of the Pioneer Mother statue at Penn Valley Park (since 1927), sculpted by A. Phimister Proctor and commissioned and "given to the people of Kansas City by the late...

10. The Scout Under Fire The Scout Under Fire July 25, 1916 Debates about the artistic quality of the Scout statue in Penn Valley Park and its possible move.

11. The Scout Takes a Ride The Scout Takes a Ride December/31/1921 Illustration and caption about the Scout statue's moving location.

12. The Scout Statue and Downtown Kansas City The Scout Statue and Downtown Kansas City circa 1980s Framed (20 in. x 26 in.) color photograph print captioned "Kansas City." View features The Scout statue in Penn Valley Park looking north toward the downtown Kansas City, Missouri, skyline. Picture was...

13. The Scout Statue The Scout Statue Full view, looking east; located in Penn Valley Park.

14. The Scout Statue The Scout Statue 1950 Full view, looking northwest; also shows downtown skyline.

15. The Scout Statue The Scout Statue n.d. Full view of The Scout statue, looking east.

16. The Scout Statue The Scout Statue circa 1920s-1930s Four women posing beside The Scout statue in Penn Valley Park.

17. The Scout at His New Home The Scout at His New Home January/1/1922 Illustration and description of the Scout statue's new location at the top of the bluff in Penn Valley Park.

18. The Scout The Scout 1975 Full view, looking east. Feather and bow missing.

19. The Scout The Scout 1985 Full view, looking northeast; also shows downtown skyline. Feather and bow missing.

20. The Scout The Scout 1932 Full view, looking northeast; also shows downtown skyline.