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Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
J H Buford
Anne Lindberg's Line Leads Her to New York
January 10, 2010
Article profiles Kansas City artist Anne Lindberg and her first solo show in New York at the Cynthia-Reeves Gallery. The exhibition features a series of works described as "tightly spaced parallel lines...
Attorney is Driven to Collect the Best
June 23, 2013
Interview with Marshall Miller, Kansas City attorney and creator of the annual Art of the Car Concours fundraiser to benefit the Kansas City Art Institute. Miller discusses his motivations for founding...
Biography of Avis Elida Smith (1851-1941), Physician
Biography of Charles Filmore (1854-1948) and Myrtle Fillmore (1845-1931), Founders, Unity Society of Practical Christianity
Biography of Courtney Ryley Cooper (1886-1940), Journalist
Biography of Isaac Katz (1879-1956), Owner of Katz Drug Stores
Biography of Seth Ward (1820-1903), Frontier Trader
Biography of Theron B. Watkins (1877-1950) and Bruce Watkins (1924-1980), Community Leaders
Biography of Yvonne Vazquez Rangel (1966-2009), Education Advocate
Chicago, Lincoln Park
The Stone Walk along Lake Michigan in Lincoln Park, Chicago, Illinois. People walking along edge of water are visible.
Chicago, Wilson Avenue L Station
Snapshot of street outside the Wilson Avenue elevated train station in Chicago. Station sign says Take elevated 18 minutes to loop. Three men and one woman all in hats are caught walking along sidewalk....
Children's Zoo Entrance
Crowd walking through entrance to Children's Zoo.
File contains brochures, including "A Walking Tour of Old French Kansas City."
Conover Brothers Co.
Advertising card for Conover Brothers Co. showing a boy carrying a basket and a branch with blossoms walking down a dirt road. Front of card says: "Compliments of the Fischer Piano." Front lower right...
Crime Prevention in Westport
Two-part article with the first part about crime prevention methods in Westport through neighborhood committees, one led by "Bob Berdella, organizer of the block captain system," with the second part of...
Crowded Football Stadium
Football players walking off the field in a crowded stadium. The seating sections are identified as K-N. In the background are additional spectators, as well as a large building (possibly a school).
Cupcake Land: Requiem for the Midwest in the Key of Vanilla
Essay by local author Richard Rhodes comparing Kansas City to east and west coast cities, calling its suburbs "Cupcake Land," by virtue of their sweet, clean, and pleasant but vacuous nature. Discussion...
F. G. Smith
Advertising card for F. G. Smith showing a man with cane walking towards a snow-covered church. Caption says: "Winter." One of three cards each illustrating a season. Front lower left corner has number...
Fountains and Fields: Work in Northeast Area Parks Is Underway with Spring
Article about the progress on construction and maintenance at the Concourse Park Fountain (with a new fountain), Budd Park (with a new walking trail), and Cliff Drive (with a newly replaced section of...
Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Co., The
Advertising card for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. showing a girl and boy walking through tall grass. Back of card lists branch houses and their addresses in cities around the U.S. Kansas City address...
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