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1. 9th Street, East from Wyandotte 9th Street, East from Wyandotte Postcard of 9th Street, East from Wyandotte

2. Art Art January 1901 Article about the Western Gallery of Art, on the second floor of the library building at the time, with paintings donated by William R. Nelson.

3. Art Art July 1902 Article about two additions to the Western Gallery of Art--"Santa Barbara" by Jacopo Palma of Venice and "The Horrors of War" by Peter Paul Rubens of Antwerp.

4. Art--Western Gallery of Art--Dutch and German Paintings Art--Western Gallery of Art--Dutch and German Paintings October 1901 Article about the Western Gallery of Art, on the second floor of the library building at the time, with paintings donated by William R. Nelson.

5. Art Gallery Art Gallery October 1907 Review of the additions of three paintings to the Nelson Gallery of Art--"The Entombment," by Josef de Ribera and two by Rembrandt, "The Slaughter House" or "Flayed Ox" and a self-portrait. From the Twenty-sixth...

6. Biography of George Van Millett (1864-1953), Artist Biography of George Van Millett (1864-1953), Artist 2003

7. Biography of William Rockhill Nelson (1841-1915), Newspaperman Biography of William Rockhill Nelson (1841-1915), Newspaperman 2009

8. Catalogue of the Nelson Gallery of Art Catalogue of the Nelson Gallery of Art October 1904 Listing of each piece of art with artist, type of artwork, date, and museum of origin as of 1904 in what was originally called the Western Gallery of Art.

9. Dory DeAngelo Papers Finding Aid Dory DeAngelo Papers Finding Aid circa 1950s-1990s Dory DeAngelo is a local author, historian, researcher, and longtime resident of Kansas City's Old Northeast neighborhood. She has written numerous books and articles about Kansas City history and has...

10. Interesting People: The Widow of E. H. Harriman, Wilbur Wright, W. R. Nelson, John Bigelow, Gifford Interesting People: The Widow of E. H. Harriman, Wilbur Wright, W. R. Nelson, John Bigelow, Gifford Pinchot February 1910 Picture and biographical description of William Rockhill Nelson, owner and editor of The Kansas City Star newspaper and "chief inspiration" for the city's park and boulevard system and "Western Gallery...

11. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library Beginning of the Kansas City Public Library on December 5, 1873. First library was located at 11th and Locust in the High School Building. The Library/Board of Education offices relocated several times...

12. Nelson Gallery of Art Scrapbook Nelson Gallery of Art Scrapbook 1900-1918 This scrapbook was originally 44 x 58 cm., containing 37 pages of newspaper clippings only. It was disassembled and photocopied, retaining only the legal size photocopies. The scrapbook was presented to...

13. Nelson, William Rockhill Nelson, William Rockhill 1908 Biographical sketch of William Rockhill Nelson, "founder, owner and editor of The Kansas City Star," born in Indiana in 1841 as a son of Isaac DeGroff Nelson and grandson of William Rockhill. Description...

14. The Nelson Gallery of Art The Nelson Gallery of Art April 1902 Notice about the presentation of the "Art Gallery to the School District" by "Col. W. R. Nelson."

15. The Nelson Gallery of Art The Nelson Gallery of Art 1902 Section of the Twenty-first Annual Report of the Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri, for Year Ending June 30th, 1902, tells of the transfer of the "entire collection of reproductions of Old Masters,...

16. The Nelson Gallery of Art The Nelson Gallery of Art January 1904 Four new additions given to the Gallery by "its founder, Mr. W. R. Nelson," include "The Coronation of the Virgin," by Fra Angelico; "Pallas and a Centaur," by Sandro Botticelli; "St. George," by Andrea...

17. The Nelson Gallery of Art The Nelson Gallery of Art October 1904 Snynopsis of history of the Western Gallery of Art (name changed to Nelson Gallery of Art) and description of some of the artwork/paintings in the collection.

18. The Robust Beginning and Fateful End of the Western Gallery of Art The Robust Beginning and Fateful End of the Western Gallery of Art January 23-29, 1997 Discusses the history of the Western Gallery of Art located within the Kansas City Public Library at 9th and Locust.

19. Vertical Files Special Collection Finding Aid Vertical Files Special Collection Finding Aid 1820-1970 (bulk 1880-1950) The vertical files in this collection contain items found in the regular vertical files of the Special Collections department that were determined to be too old and fragile to be left in the files. The...

20. Western Gallery of Art Western Gallery of Art Material about the Western Gallery of Art located in the Kansas City Public Library at 9th and Locust from 1897 until 1933 when the collection was transferred to the new Nelson Gallery of Art (now called...