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1. About Town About Town November/18/1964 Biographical article about Audrey Holt, "honored with a retirement luncheon" for "[m]ore than 30 years of public service in the nursing profession." Description of her life and career, born in Oklahoma...

2. An Interview With Josefa Parra An Interview With Josefa Parra 1978-01-14 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded January 14, 1978. 1 sound cassette (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...

3. An Interview With Salvador Gutierrez An Interview With Salvador Gutierrez 1978-02-27 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded February 27, 1978. 1 sound cassette (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...

4. August Frederick Seested August Frederick Seested Photos and information on August Frederick Seested, or August Seested (1864-1928), former president of the Kansas City Star and vice-president of the Convention Hall Building Company. Native of Denmark...

5. Biography of Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961), Author Biography of Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961), Author 1999

6. Biography of Leona Pouncey Thurman (1911-1985), Attorney Biography of Leona Pouncey Thurman (1911-1985), Attorney 1999

7. Biography of Vassie James Ward Hill (1875-1954), School Founder and Educator Biography of Vassie James Ward Hill (1875-1954), School Founder and Educator 2008

8. Biography of Walt Disney (1901-1966), Film Producer Biography of Walt Disney (1901-1966), Film Producer 1999

9. Blue River and Flooding Blue River and Flooding Report of relief activities by the Red Cross during the flood of the Blue River in December 1928 to January 1929.

10. Budd Park Budd Park July 1942 View of participants at the North Area Playground Fair at Budd Park. View of what appears to be a boxing ring in fron of building. Sing on roof says Join the Red Cross.

11. Guadalupe Center Photograph Album 3, Page 27d Guadalupe Center Photograph Album 3, Page 27d ca1946 Exterior view of a child with what appears to be a female Red Cross worker, perhaps named Jeane. Believed to have been taken in Europe after World War II. Photograph is autographed in French.

12. John Liesveld, Civic Leader, Florist, Dies John Liesveld, Civic Leader, Florist, Dies November/22/1975 Photo and obituary for John Liesveld, "founder and owner 43 years of Liesvelds, a florist shop at 442 Ward Parkway," dying at the age of 70 at his residence at 200 West 67th Terrace. Description of his...

13. Kansas City Charities Kansas City Charities 1920s Folder contains an assortment of published items relating to various charity drives and organizations in Kansas City. These include the Children's Bureau, American Red Cross, Local Charities Fund, etc....

14. Liberty Memorial Profile Liberty Memorial Profile 1999

15. May We Present Mrs. A. Ross Hill May We Present Mrs. A. Ross Hill July/12/1935 Photo and biographical article about Vassie Hill, or Mrs. A. Ross Hill, "Missouri chairman of the National Women's Committee for Mobilization for Human Need." Description of her life and career as the...

16. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 Biographical sketch of Dr. Louis Laurenzana, Kansas City physician born in Italy in 1870 and emigrating here in 1898, with offices at 102 East 6th Street.

17. Missouri: Special Limited Supplement Missouri: Special Limited Supplement 1930 Photo and bio of Albert Ross Hill, or A. Ross Hill, "general manger of the Ward Investment Company." He was born in Canada in 1869 and emigrated to America about 1892, graduating from Cornell University...

18. Mrs. Belle Naish Dies: She Was a Survivor of Lusitania Sinking--Husband Dies Mrs. Belle Naish Dies: She Was a Survivor of Lusitania Sinking--Husband Dies July/26/1950 Obituary for Mrs. Belle Saunders Naish, or Belle Naish, "86, a Red Cross worker and survivor of the sinking of the Lusitania in 1915," a native of Michigan dying in 1950.

19. Mrs. Eula P. Wornall Mrs. Eula P. Wornall July/21/1980 Obituary for Mrs. Eula Penn Wheat Wornall, or Eula Wornall, "79, of 6727 Brookside Road [sic], former chairman of the Women's Division of the Red Cross in Kansas City" since the 1950s. Native of Oklahoma...

20. Nazi Threat Led to Red Cross Nazi Threat Led to Red Cross March/30/1967 Photo and biographical article about Miriam McGill Twachtman, or Miriam Twachtman, a wife of Independence manufacturer Godfrey Twachtman and Red Cross activist in the Kansas City area since her shelter...