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1. 24 Hours at the K 24 Hours at the K June 26, 2011 This article provides a behind-the-scenes look at a typical day at Kauffman Stadium in preparation for a Royals baseball game. Several Royals' players, fans, and stadium employees are profiled in 14 segments....

2. A Conversation with. ..Carl Peterson A Conversation with. ..Carl Peterson December 2001 Photos, interview, and biographical article about Carl Peterson, "president and chief executive officer" of the Kansas City Chiefs since 1989 and known as "a marketing genius" (page 8) making Arrowhead...

3. A Field of Fans' Dreams A Field of Fans' Dreams May 22, 2007 The Royals baseball team and Jackson County officials have unveiled a $250 million renovation plan for Kauffman Stadium. Construction is to begin in October of 2007 and be completed by opening day of 2010....

4. A Newer, Better Arrowhead A Newer, Better Arrowhead Decemberr 2008 Description of the changes being made by HOK Sport to improve Arrowhead stadium. The $300 million renovation is designed to create "provisions for fans and premium seating so that it brings the stadium...

5. A Stadium on the West Hillside Facing East on Gillham Parade Ground Is the Latest Plan A Stadium on the West Hillside Facing East on Gillham Parade Ground Is the Latest Plan August/13/1922 Illustration and caption of a proposed stadium with grandstand overlooking the parade ground at 41st and Gillham Road, proposed by architect Selby Kurfiss.

6. A Standout Stadium A Standout Stadium August 16, 2007 The Arrowhead sports stadium renovation plans are detailed in this article and include these improvements: 500,000 more square feet, 50 percent more concession stands, 80 percent more restrooms, and Horizons...

7. Altruism Mixes Naming Rights and Doing Right Thing in KCK Altruism Mixes Naming Rights and Doing Right Thing in KCK March 18-24, 2011 Article about the partnership of Livestrong, "the cancer foundation and Kansas City's recently rebranded professional soccer team (formerly the Wizards)." Livestrong will not be paying for the rights and...

8. Arrowhead Stadium Arrowhead Stadium The grand opening of Arrowhead Stadium at Truman Sports Complex was on August 12, 1972.

9. Arrowhead Stadium: Birth of a New Generation of Football Facilities Arrowhead Stadium: Birth of a New Generation of Football Facilities August 1972 Article about the architectural significance of the new, cutting-edge, football stadium.

10. 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...

11. Arrowhead Struts Its Stuff Arrowhead Struts Its Stuff August 14, 2009 Article discusses the improvements made on the $375 million renovation of Arrowhead Stadium. Some of the improvements include wider concourses, more restroom facilities, and updated concession counters....

12. Ballpark Area's Future May Lie In Historic Past Ballpark Area's Future May Lie In Historic Past June 9, 2012 Article about the efforts being made in the Monarch Manor subdivision on the former site of old Municipal Stadium to attract home buyers. "Nearly $300,000 worth of trees, landscaping and a paved pavilion...

13. Baseball: KC Is Back with a Vengeance Baseball: KC Is Back with a Vengeance May/26/1969 Photo and article about the "new Kansas City Royals" baseball team, founded by local millionaire Ewing Kauffman as a replacement for the recently departed Kansas City Athletics, owned by Charlie Finley....

14. Baseball: What Every Team Needs Baseball: What Every Team Needs January/24/1964 Photos and article about the Kansas City Athletics (or Kansas City A's) baseball team purchased by Charlie Finley ("[a] cigar-chewing Chicago insurance salesman") in 1961 and promoted with various odd...

15. Bill Nelson's Big Dream Bill Nelson's Big Dream March 2000 Photo and biographical article about Bill Nelson (arriving here in 1988 from Dallas), former "president of Boatmen's First National Bank of Kansas City," and his efforts to replace Kemper Arena in the...

16. Biography of Lamar Hunt (1932-2006), Businesman and Sports Entrepreneur Biography of Lamar Hunt (1932-2006), Businesman and Sports Entrepreneur 2009;

17. Blues Game in Progress Blues Game in Progress N.d. Field view of a baseball game in progress inside an unidentified stadium. One of the teams is likely the Kansas City Blues of the American Association league.

18. Buses near Municipal Stadium Buses near Municipal Stadium n.d. View of buses parked on street outside Municipal Stadium.

19. By the Light of the Moon By the Light of the Moon November 1991 Photos and biographical description of Jan Stenerud, "former Kansas City Chiefs kicker," member of the Football Hall of Fame, "president and CEO of Jan Stenerud & Company Inc." (a kicking tee marketer),...

20. Chamber Maids Chamber Maids January/18-24/2001 Discusses the inability of downtown leaders to build a sports stadium in downtown Kansas City.