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21. Biography of Lafayette A. Tillman (1859-1914), Barber, Soldier, and Policeman Biography of Lafayette A. Tillman (1859-1914), Barber, Soldier, and Policeman 1999

22. Biography of Lester Willis Young (1909-1959), Tenor Saxophonist Biography of Lester Willis Young (1909-1959), Tenor Saxophonist 2007

23. Biography of Marion Talley (1906-1983), Opera Singer and Actress Biography of Marion Talley (1906-1983), Opera Singer and Actress 1999

24. Bruna Castagna Bruna Castagna circa 1940 Portrait of contralto opera singer Bruna Castagna.

25. Campell College Glee Club Campell College Glee Club ca1915 Group of nine men and two women, members of the Campell College Glee Club, posing in front of a building. All wearing hats, suits, and ties, some carrying coats and suitcases.

26. Composers Corner: Opera Festival Planned in Kansas City Composers Corner: Opera Festival Planned in Kansas City January/15/1953 News of "[a]n opera festival" planned in Kansas City "on the occasion of the twentieth anniversary of the Kansas City Philharmonic," with performances by various singers, etc., directed by "Hans Schwieger,...

27. Davis Busy as He Relaxes Davis Busy as He Relaxes May 21, 1964 News article about Sammy Davis, Jr., the famous entertainer, appearing in Kansas City for a show for Menorah Medical Center at the Hotel Muehlebach.

28. Diva from 50 Years Ago Finds New Recognition Diva from 50 Years Ago Finds New Recognition February/5/1998 File containing photos and a biographical article about Etta Moten Barnett, or Etta Barnett, a 96-year-old singer and former actress "in 1930s Hollywood film roles that were not demeaning." Born in Texas...

29. Donald Nouis and O.C. Cash Donald Nouis and O.C. Cash Singers Donald Nouis and O.C. Cash.

30. Dory DeAngelo and Friends Dory DeAngelo and Friends circa 1970s-80s Interior view, location not given. Includes left to right: Dorothy Coulter, singer; Phillipe de Rosier, designer; Dory DeAngelo; and Richard Berger, producer. All of these individuals were associated with...

31. Eleanor Steber Eleanor Steber circa 1945 Portrait of opera soprano Eleanor Steber.

32. Elsie Frisbie Norman Elsie Frisbie Norman May//1934 Photo and caption about Elsie Frisbie Norman, or Elsie Norman, "one of Kansas City's best known and most gifted young artists" or singers with studio at 5011 Walnut Street.

33. Florence Cole-Talbert Florence Cole-Talbert File contains a photocopy of a program at the Metropolitan Baptist Temple in Kansas City, Kansas, featuring Florence Cole-Talbert, “prima donna soprano” (pictured). She sang opera around the world...

34. Fun on The Road Fun on The Road August 2011 Blues singer Diane "Mama" Ray recounts her most memorable experiences while touring with her band. Ray has been performing for nearly five decades.

35. Helen Traubel Helen Traubel circa 1940 Portrait of Metropolitan Opera soprano Helen Traubel.

36. Hometown Diva Shows Force, Flair Hometown Diva Shows Force, Flair February 14, 2011 Short article about Joyce DiDonato's performance February 13 and operatic "world-class" career "with performances in London, Paris, Milan and, of course, New York's Metropolitan Opera. DiDonato was born...

37. In Kansas City's Operatic Hall of Fame In Kansas City's Operatic Hall of Fame April/21/1929 Portrait and biographical article about Elizabeth Parkinson, a Kansas City opera singer also known as "Parkina" and "Bessie" performing in Europe and writing articles about Paris published in the Kansas...

38. In Memory of Jim Laforte (1946-2010) In Memory of Jim Laforte (1946-2010) July 2010 Eulogy and remembrances for Kansas City R&B vocalist Jim LaForte (62) who passed away recently. Laforte was a founding member and leader of the Harling's Upstairs afternoon band in the 1980s. A memorial...

39. In the Beginning...A Brief History of Heartland Men's Chorus In the Beginning...A Brief History of Heartland Men's Chorus November 1, 2006 Article recounting the history of the Heartland Men's Chorus, a men's choral group formed in Kansas City in 1986.

40. It's His World It's His World February 24-March 2, 2005 Profile of Kansas City lounge singer Al Lotta, house entertainer at the Cigar Box Bar, 1519 Grand Boulevard.