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1. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view looking east along Southwest Boulevard at 31st Street. Shows Phillips Petroleum tanks on fire. Upper center shows Union Station and the Pershing Road Post Office.

2. 911: An Emergency on Walnut 911: An Emergency on Walnut Summer 1994 Article about the twin-towered Post Office Federal Building, winner of 1931 American Institute of Architecture award. Story of its near abandonment after a report by OSHA (Office of Safety and Health Administration)....

3. A Brief History of Old Westport A Brief History of Old Westport Spring 2004 Originally published in The Kansas City Star in March 1933, this is part three, the conclusion. It states that "by the early 40's the number of residents had grown to 2,500, and by 1848 or 1849 Westport's...

4. A Dichotomy of Human Experience and the Unnoticed A Dichotomy of Human Experience and the Unnoticed May 2001 Review of painting and sculpture show at the Old Post Office Gallery.

5. A Letter from Daniel Geary A Letter from Daniel Geary September//1970 Mention of John Boarman "buil[ding] the first business house, south of the Levee on the south side of Third Street about 100 feet east of Main Street" in Kansas City, circa 1857. Description of the city...

6. About Town: Remember James Crews? About Town: Remember James Crews? January/22/1988

7. Advertising Card Collection Finding Aid Advertising Card Collection Finding Aid ca. 1860-1910s Collection of cards used for advertising purposes in the late 19th century. Includes colorful illustrations for many types of products. The over 600 cards from Kansas City businesses have been digitized....

8. Aerial View of Penn Valley Park Aerial View of Penn Valley Park 1950 Aerial view looking north near 29th and Wyandotte. Shows military barracks south of Post Office and west of Saint Mary's Hospital.

9. An Interview With Felisa Ruiz An Interview With Felisa Ruiz 1980-11-07 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded November 7, 1980. 2 sound cassettes (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...

10. An Interview With Herbert Fennel An Interview With Herbert Fennel 1976-01-13 Interviewer: Edward Scott. Interview recorded January 13, 1976. 1 sound cassette (ca. 60 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...

11. Armand Dobson Suffers Fatal Heart Attack Armand Dobson Suffers Fatal Heart Attack November 11, 1968 Vertical file contains a photo and obituary for S. Armand Dobson "of 2733 Garfield, a route examiner at the post office" dying at the age of 54. He was a native of Arkansas but moved to Kansas City at...

12. Armour Boulevard Armour Boulevard Postcard of Armour Boulevard

13. Art Redux Art Redux April 2000 Reviews of a variety of shows at the following galleries: Old Post Office; Dirt; Sherry Leedy Contemporary Art; Kansas City Artists Coalition; Leedy-Voulkos Art Center; Jan Weiner; and several galleries...

14. As the Dedication Program for Kansas City's 4-Million-Dollar Postoffice Took Place As the Dedication Program for Kansas City's 4-Million-Dollar Postoffice Took Place September/10/1933 Photos of the dedication of the Main Postoffice on Pershing Road, with crowds before city and federal officials, including Postmaster General James Farley.

15. Biography of Francis A. Foster (1824-1906), Postmaster and Fire Chief Biography of Francis A. Foster (1824-1906), Postmaster and Fire Chief 1999

16. Biography of J. Logan Jones (1858-1945), Founder of the Jones Store Biography of J. Logan Jones (1858-1945), Founder of the Jones Store 2008

17. Biography of Moses Grinter (1810-1878) and Anna Marshall Grinter (1820-1905), Pioneers Biography of Moses Grinter (1810-1878) and Anna Marshall Grinter (1820-1905), Pioneers 1999

18. Biography of Wilber (Bullet Joe) Rogan (1889-1967), Baseball Player Biography of Wilber (Bullet Joe) Rogan (1889-1967), Baseball Player 1999

19. Biography of Willard E. Winner (1849-1929), Pioneer Builder, and Realtor Biography of Willard E. Winner (1849-1929), Pioneer Builder, and Realtor 2008

20. Burlington, Kansas Burlington, Kansas 1886 Flooded business district in Burlington, Kansas. Post Office in view and clothing business with M. Seelig over the door.