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1. ''Proud We Are'' Private Rhinehart and the College Company of the Twenty-second Kansas Volunteers ''Proud We Are'' Private Rhinehart and the College Company of the Twenty-second Kansas Volunteers Summer 1999 Article discussing the journal of Private Rhinehart of the College Company volunteer soldiers from Kansas for the Spanish-American War.

2. ''They Faltered Not'' ''They Faltered Not'' February 1, 2005 Short history of the First Kansas Colored Volunteers during the Civil War and specifically Missouri's Battle of Island Mound which was the first battle for any black regiment. Republican Kansas Senator...

3. A Lesson in The Arts A Lesson in The Arts September 18, 2011 Cover story with pictures tells of the Alcott Arts Center at 180 S. 18th St., Kansas City, Kansas. Named for Louisa May Alcott, the center provides music, theater, and art for children. The nonprofit organization...

4. A Missouri Narrative from the Civil War Journals A Missouri Narrative from the Civil War Journals Third Quarter 2006 Entry contains a portion of the letters and verse of William Clark Newlon, Company G, Third Infantry Regiment, Iowa Volunteers. What is reprinted here is Chapter 5-6 which includes his account of the Battle...

5. A Plan to Meet Disaster A Plan to Meet Disaster February//1952 Article regarding the necessity of trained workers for employment in flood control and relief work over untrained volunteers.

6. Adele Hall, Woman of the Year Adele Hall, Woman of the Year September 2000 Mrs. Hall is named "Woman of the Year" by The Central Exchange.

7. Angels: The $400 Was Found Money, but a Homeless Mom Returned It and Won More than Dollars Could Buy Angels: The $400 Was Found Money, but a Homeless Mom Returned It and Won More than Dollars Could Buy March/11/1991 Photos and biographical article about the Kansas City homeless family of Rosemary Pritchett and their help received in renovating an abandoned home in return for a found bank check.

8. Because of Grants, Volunteers: Jail & Museum Get New Exterior Because of Grants, Volunteers: Jail & Museum Get New Exterior Fall//1995 Illlustrated article about the renovation of the exterior of the 1859 Jail, Marshal's Home and Museum in Independence.

9. Biography of Frank A. Theis (1899-1965), Grain Merchant Biography of Frank A. Theis (1899-1965), Grain Merchant 1999

10. Biography of John B. Bisceglia (1891-1988), Clergyman Biography of John B. Bisceglia (1891-1988), Clergyman 2010

11. Biography of Theodore S. Case (1832-1900), Soldier, Scientist, and Physician Biography of Theodore S. Case (1832-1900), Soldier, Scientist, and Physician 2008

12. Biography of William Chick (1794-1847), Pioneer Biography of William Chick (1794-1847), Pioneer 2008

13. Broadcast Feuds: KKFI's Leaders Wage War on the Station's Founders Broadcast Feuds: KKFI's Leaders Wage War on the Station's Founders March/7-13/2002 Article describing recent disputes between the Friends of Community Radio, a group of KKFI-FM employees and volunteers, and the radio station's current management.

14. Capturing the Castle Capturing the Castle June 26-July 2, 2014 Article describes the efforts of volunteers working to restore the Vine Street Workhouse, otherwise known as the Castle, located at 2001 Vine Street. Daniel and Ebony Edwards are interviewed and describe...

15. CASA Provides Voices for Abused and Neglected Children CASA Provides Voices for Abused and Neglected Children June/3-9/1999 Describes the program matching volunteers with abused children making their way through the court system.

16. CCO(Chief Charitable Officer) CCO(Chief Charitable Officer) February/23/2000 Landon H. Rowland, had of Kansas City Southern Industries, Inc., also finds time to volunteer for many local organizations.

17. City Mourns Loss of Elmwood Cemetery Deer City Mourns Loss of Elmwood Cemetery Deer August 6, 2013 Article on Ella, a deer who made her home at Elmwood Cemetery at Truman Road and Van Brunt Boulevard. Born in the cemetery in 2011, Ella became a common site to volunteers, visitors, and mourners. She...

18. Civil War Items Civil War Items 1863, n.d. This folder contains two items. One is an undated program entitled "Service to the Memory of William Tecumseh Sherman", Academy of Music, Brooklyn, Thursday Evening, May 7th. The second item is a company...

19. Consumer's Training Course Consumer's Training Course 1940s? Information sheet and registration form for the "Consumer Interest Training Course," the "Official Missouri State and Kansas City Civilian Defense course required for volunteers in Consumer Protection"...

20. Cyrus F. Boyd Diary Finding Aid Cyrus F. Boyd Diary Finding Aid 1862-1883 (bulk 1862-1864) Boyd's three-volume diary details his Civil War experiences, with the last volume continuing for some years after the war. The first diary (July 2, 1862, to February 15, 1863) is of the 15th Iowa Infantry...