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1. Book Seeks to Restore Cub's Great Jewish Heritage Book Seeks to Restore Cub's Great Jewish Heritage April 7, 2006 A new book entitled Johnny Kling: A Baseball Biography by Gil Bogen has recently been published. The author contends that Kling was Jewish although Kling's wife Lillian asserted he was not. Kling was a...

2. Britt Wood Britt Wood n.d. Autographed portrait to Joe Sanders from actor and composer Britt Wood. Autograph reads "To Joe, I could sit and watch your fingers move over them keys from now on. Boy do you race. Your Pal, Britt Wood"....

3. But Ten Feet from Death But Ten Feet from Death October/13/1887 Article recounting the streetcar or cable car accident during President Grover Cleveland's visit to Kansas City in 1887, narrowly missing the President's carriage and injuring four people in the crowded...

4. Carl Bodmer Print Carl Bodmer Print 1841 Unframed (15.75 in. x 21.25 in.) aquatint engraving of Carl Bodmer painting "Sih-Chida & Mahchsi-Karehde, Mandan Indians (Mandan Indianer, Indiens Mandans)," London, published by Ackermann & Co. 96, Strand,...

5. Hermann, Missouri Hermann, Missouri Summer//2002 Photos and article relating early history of Hermann, Missouri, and stating that the Stone Hill Winery, founded in 1847, became the 2nd largest winery in the United States and thrid largest in the world...

6. Midwest Meanderings: Arrow Rock, Missouri Midwest Meanderings: Arrow Rock, Missouri Winter//2001-02 Color photographs and short article about the mid-Missouri town of Arrow Rock. Photos include the Old Tavern, Santa Fe Trail stop at Big Spring, the Lyceum Theatre, etc.

7. Real Estate: Happy Times in Mid-Town Real Estate: Happy Times in Mid-Town December//1982 Photo and biographical article about J. Nelson Happy, a lawyer and "largest solo investor" in Midtown Kansas City architecture, including the Bellerive Hotel on Armour Boulevard, the Hawthorne Plaza Apartments...

8. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1939-1958, Page p034 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1939-1958, Page p034 1939-1958 A portion of Kansas City from W. 13th Street south to Truman Road and from Baltimore east to Main, showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining area.

9. South Troost Development Lines Mark Expansion of Trade Artery: Improvements Enhance City's Longest Street South Troost Development Lines Mark Expansion of Trade Artery: Improvements Enhance City's Longest Street from 27th to 75th--Several New Buildings Ready for Occupancy December 28, 1929 Article with photos and description of the widening and paving of Troost Avenue ("the longest street in the city") south to 75th Street in the 1920s, coinciding with other building and business development...

10. The Last (Dirty) Picture Show The Last (Dirty) Picture Show January 10-16, 2013 Article describes the history of and current state of the historic Strand theatre, located near 35th Street and Troost. References are made to the Strand theatre as a mainstream motion picture theater...

11. The Tallest Woman in the World The Tallest Woman in the World July//1901 Biographical article about "Miss Ella Ewing, of Gorin, a little town in the State of Missouri. ..believed to be the tallest woman in the world" at 8 feet, 4 inches in height. Photos and description of...