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1. 'A Practical Man' 'A Practical Man' November/5/1957 Photo and biographical article about Richard Drake, "the new chancellor of the University of Kansas City," born in Iowa in 1916 and becoming a college instructor in 1932, joining the local university in...

2. . ..Presenting Clarence R. Decker: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Clarence R. Decker: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month May (actually June)1947 Biographical article about Clarence Decker, 42-year-old president of the University of Kansas City, starting there at the age of 33 as "the youngest university president in the United States."

3. . ..Presenting Ernest E. Howard: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Ernest E. Howard: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month September//1948 Photo and biographical article about Ernest Howard, "senior partner of Howard, Needles, Tammen & Bergendoff. ..the world's largest bridge designing firm" and "chairman of the board of trustees of the University...

4. A Brief History of Kansas City Medical Schools A Brief History of Kansas City Medical Schools May 24, 2005 The author wrote this study to help clear up confusion on the part of genealogists and other researchers about the many medical schools in Kansas City. She lists all institutions with "Kansas City" in...

5. A Creative University A Creative University September//1948 Article about the programs offered by and the environment of the University of Kansas City, later called the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Information from its president, Clarence R. Decker and note...

6. A History of the Kansas City Court of Appeals A History of the Kansas City Court of Appeals Summer 1963

7. A Huge Job in Ceramics A Huge Job in Ceramics May 1951 Photo and article about the "[h]eroic masks of comedy and tragedy, said to be the largest ceramics [sic] pieces ever fired in this country" completed for placement in "the University of Kansas City Playhouse."...

8. A Love of Law and Life A Love of Law and Life June 25, 2008 John C. Dods III is featured in the "Tribute" column of the obituary section of the local newspaper. He died at the age of 74 on June 2, 2008, of cancer. Dods was a lawyer and longtime community servant....

9. A University for Kansas City A University for Kansas City July/27/1929 Description of the plans for the proposed University of Kansas City, "a civic, non-sectarian institution of higher learning," later known as the University of Missouri-Kansas City, originally slated for...

10. A University's Phenomenal Growth Attests to the Vitality of the Community A University's Phenomenal Growth Attests to the Vitality of the Community 1950 Photos and description of Clarence Decker, college president of the University of Kansas City (later the University of Missouri-Kansas City). Description of the university's growth since its opening in...

11. About Town: Times Never Dull for E. H. Newcomb About Town: Times Never Dull for E. H. Newcomb November/3/1975 Biographical article about Ernest Newcomb, "founder and director of the Kansas City Town Hall Forum" in 1940 and in 1975 named Outstanding Alumnus of Southwest Missouri State University. Native of Virginia...

12. Academic Freedom and Academic Responsibility Academic Freedom and Academic Responsibility March/6/1954 Article about the committee dismissing teacher Horace Davis form the faculty of the University of Kansas City in 1953 for membership or "sympathy with" the Communist Party." Article written by Earl McGrath,...

13. Alexander Cappon Alexander Cappon Information about Alexander Cappon, an English and literature professor at the University of Kansas City from the 1930s to the 1960s, editing "The University Review" from 1937 to 1970 and compiling an...

14. An Interview With Norman Forester An Interview With Norman Forester 1976-05-11 Interviewer: Ella Pruitt. Interview recorded May 11, 1976. 1 sound cassette (ca. 60 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 contents....

15. Bea Johnson and Others Bea Johnson and Others 1956-01-24 Interior view, left to right: Mrs. R. G. Richner, Mr. W. Gormly and Bea Johnson. Photograph taken at the January 24, 1956 dinner meeting of the Radio and Television Council of Greater Kansas City held...

16. Biography of Blanche Carstenson (1907-2002) and Cecil Carstenson (1906-1991), Artists Biography of Blanche Carstenson (1907-2002) and Cecil Carstenson (1906-1991), Artists 2009

17. Biography of Bryce B. Smith (1878-1962), Mayor of Kansas City, 1930-1934 Biography of Bryce B. Smith (1878-1962), Mayor of Kansas City, 1930-1934 1999

18. Biography of Carolyn Benton Cockefair (1884-1969), English Professor Biography of Carolyn Benton Cockefair (1884-1969), English Professor 2003

19. Biography of Clarence M. Kelley (1911-1997), Kansas City Police Chief and FBI Director Biography of Clarence M. Kelley (1911-1997), Kansas City Police Chief and FBI Director 1999

20. Biography of Ernest H. Newcomb (1886-1979), Founder of the University of Kansas City Biography of Ernest H. Newcomb (1886-1979), Founder of the University of Kansas City 2008