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41. Elm Ridge Race Track Elm Ridge Race Track Postcard of Elm Ridge Race Track and Clubhouse

42. Whittier School Whittier School Postcard of Whittier School

43. Ice Hockey Ice Hockey

44. Hyde Park School Hyde Park School Postcard of Hyde Park School

45. Basketball Basketball Photos and information on the sport of basketball, its inventor (the local James Naismith), and local basketball programs, such as the University of Kansas. Biographical information on Naismith (ca. 1861-1939),...

46. Schmelzer Arms Co. Schmelzer Arms Co. Postcard of the Schmelzer Arms Co. building at 1214 Grand Avenue

47. University of Missouri Columbia Football University of Missouri Columbia Football Postcard of University of Missouri Columbia Football

48. Kansas City Convention Programs Collection Finding Aid Kansas City Convention Programs Collection Finding Aid This artificial collection contains approximately 100 programs of primarily national conventions of associations from throughout the United States held in Kansas City, Missouri, between the years 1903-1961....

49. WHB Radio Station WHB Radio Station Photos, illustrations, and information on the history and operations of WHB-AM radio station (AM 810 in the 2001s), first airing in April 1922 in Kansas City and by 2000 airing only sports under owner...

50. Evanston Golf Club Evanston Golf Club Postcard of the Evanston Golf Club

51. Municipal Stadium Municipal Stadium Postcard of the Municipal Stadium

52. Arrowhead Station Arrowhead Station Various facts concerning Arrowhead Stadium: Artificial turf removed and replaced with grass in 1994, cost of the stadium according to published records in 1970 was $13,847,294, the stadium was part of...

53. Kansas City-Smithville Race Track Kansas City-Smithville Race Track Postcard of the Kansas City-Smithville Race Track

54. Mt. Washington Park, Swan Lake Mt. Washington Park, Swan Lake Postcard of Swan Lake in Mount Washington Park

55. Sharing the Victory: The Twenty-five Years of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes Sharing the Victory: The Twenty-five Years of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes //1980 It was local sportswriter Ernie Mehl who convinced the Fellowship of Christian Athletes in 1956 that they should move their headquarters to a city with a major league team. Kansas City had such a team...

56. Missouri Valley Historical Society Records Finding Aid Missouri Valley Historical Society Records Finding Aid 1830-1940, bulk 1889-1940 The Missouri Valley Historical Society (1913-1940) was the successor to the Kansas City Historical Society (1906-1913) and the Early Settler's Society and Historical Association (1896-1906). All these...

57. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Photos and article about Chappell's Restaurant & Sports Museum in North Kansas City, owned and operated by founder Jim Chappell (opened in 1986) and containing his large collection of sports memorabilia,...

58. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary 1902 Photo and bio of Edward Moriarty, co-founder of the "sporting goods firm" of E. P. Moriarty & Company, "one of the organizers of the Automobile Club," and a former banker born im Minnesota in 1868 before...

59. Charles Schmelzer Charles Schmelzer 1902 Photo and bio of Charles Schmelzer, a sporting goods and arms merchant in Kansas City born in Connecticut in 1856 and coming here in 1887. Served as president of the Commercial Club. In business with his...

60. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Illustrated caricature of Roy Shackelford, manager of the A. G. Spalding Brothers sporting goods company.