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41. Financing Kansas City's Parks Financing Kansas City's Parks June//1948 Maps, photo, and discussion of acquisition and maintenance of "neighborhood recreation areas."

42. George Kessler Collection Finding Aid George Kessler Collection Finding Aid 1895-1923 This one box collection includes 16 landscape drawings done primarily by George Kessler, dated 1910 - 1916 and covering not only Penn Valley Park and North Terrace Park in Kansas City but also projects...

43. Give Your Regards to Broadway, KC Give Your Regards to Broadway, KC November 28, 2006 Discussion of the proposed light-rail plan and its affect on Penn Valley Park. The plan calls for the removal of Broadway or technically Penn Valley Drive within the Park between 26th and 31st streets....

44. Graf Zeppelin over the Liberty Memorial Graf Zeppelin over the Liberty Memorial August 28, 1929 View of spectators watching the LZ-127 Graf Zeppelin pass over the north side of the Liberty Memorial on the morning of Aug. 28th, 1929. The airship was traveling from Los Angeles, CA to Lakehurst, NJ...

45. Green Spaces Green Spaces March 2008 A brief history of the parks and boulevard system in Kansas City and future plans for downtown green spaces. Included is a detailed map of parks throughout the city. Kansas City is home to 214 parks and...

46. He Wants You to Think He Wants You to Think March 16, 2014 Profile of Kansas City artist Peter Cowdin, known to the arts community as A. Bitterman. The author writes that Bitterman was trained as a printmaker, moved to Kansas City in 1988 where he took a hiatus...

47. Heatlh Midwest's Approach to Problem of Dirty Birds Has Employees Concerned Heatlh Midwest's Approach to Problem of Dirty Birds Has Employees Concerned November-December/24-1/1999 Discusses hospital's attempts to eliminate the problem of excess birds in the parking garage using the pesticide Avitrol, and its possible side effects on people and other animals in the surrounding area....

48. Hughes Photograph Collection Finding Aid Hughes Photograph Collection Finding Aid ca1915 This collection of amateur quality snapshots show familiar local landmarks like Union Station, the Kansas City Museum, Swope Park, etc. Also included are a few from the Kansas City, Kansas area.

49. It Takes One To Know One: Prostitute Recovery Program To Open Historic Northeast Office, Ministry It Takes One To Know One: Prostitute Recovery Program To Open Historic Northeast Office, Ministry March/20/2002 Business owners and residents of the Northeast area cruised the Independence Avenue corridor looking for prostitution activities. This year they will partner with the Veronica's Voice program which seeks...

50. Just Off Broadway Theatre Gets Larger Home Just Off Broadway Theatre Gets Larger Home July 10, 2011 Thanks to tax increment financing dollars from the Federal Reserve's new regional headquarters just south of Penn Valley Park, the Just Off Broadway Theatre has been able to "dramatically enhance the building...

51. Kansas City--Shows Missouri Kansas City--Shows Missouri February/4/1928 Pictorial article about the history and growth of Kansas City, with photos, illustration, and captions showing and describing the changes in Kansas City's appearance and functions from its early days to...

52. Kansas City Skyline Kansas City Skyline 1910 Looking northeast from Penn Valley Park.

53. Kansas City Skyline Kansas City Skyline 1945 Looking north from north end of Penn Valley Park.

54. Kansas City's Corridor Kansas City's Corridor February/March 1976 This article explores the concept of Kansas City's Corrider, "generally defined as reaching south from the Midtown Freeway (Truman Road) to Crown Center, the Hospital Hill complexes, and Penn Valley Park....

55. Kansas City's Liberty Memorial, Part I Kansas City's Liberty Memorial, Part I June-July//1921 First article of two about the plans for the site for the memorial and its arrangement with nearby features in the city, with a photo of "R. A. Long, chairman of the Liberty Memorial Association," and...

56. Kansas City, Missouri Kansas City, Missouri 1989 Looking southeast from 18th Street and Jefferson.

57. Kansas City, Missouri Kansas City, Missouri 1989 Looking east from 18th Street and Jefferson.

58. Liberty Memorial Liberty Memorial 1995 Description and history of the memorial with photos.

59. Liberty Memorial Liberty Memorial 1924-1959 Folder includes the programs for the dedication of the Liberty Memorial site in 1921, laying of the corner stone in 1924, dedication of the memorial in 1926, luncheon in honor of President and Mrs. Calvin...

60. Liberty Memorial Profile Liberty Memorial Profile 1999