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1. A Steady Transformation A Steady Transformation September 2011 Article tells how Randy Wisthoff, director of the Kansas City Zoo since 2003, implemented an evaluation process used by Service Management Group (SMG) to make major improvements in customer satisfaction....

2. Chimp Care at KC Zoo is Criticized Chimp Care at KC Zoo is Criticized October 18, 2012 Article describes the publication of a report produced by the U.S. Department of Agriculture that cited the Kansas City Zoo for instances of improper care of its primates. The article focuses upon the...

3. Dick Wootton Dick Wootton 1997 Biographical chapter in the book about Dick Wootton (1816-1893), a Southwestern trader and long-time resident of the Bent's Fort vicinity. He was a native of Virginia moving to Independence, Missouri in...

4. Is It the Squawk of the Town Yet? Is It the Squawk of the Town Yet? May 26, 2007 Article describes problems of Kansas City Zoo. Attendance in 2006 was fewer than 400,000 people. Recent visitors complained of a lack of amenities but zoo officials are confident that once season opening...

5. Jac T Bowen: Kansas City Artist Jac T Bowen: Kansas City Artist 2010 Book describing the career and works of local artist Jac T Bowen, an accomplished painter, muralist, and sculptor. Bowen was a a student and teacher at the Kansas City Art Institute, and a pupil of Thomas...

6. Map of Swope Park, Kansas City, Missouri Map of Swope Park, Kansas City, Missouri April 1911 Map of Swope Park showing wooded areas, golf course, rifle range, nurseries, zoo, etc. "Area: 1332 Acres."

7. More than a Zoo More than a Zoo August 2012 Article highlights the animal attractions, programs, and conservation efforts of the Kansas City Zoo. Several employees discuss their work and how it relates to the zoo's mission to "educate, entertain,...

8. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1957, Page p848 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1957, Page p848 1917-1957 Portions of public park buildings and the suburb of Dodson, Missouri (later incorporated), showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining area.

9. SC13-3 Knowles Postcard Collection Finding Aid SC13-3 Knowles Postcard Collection Finding Aid 1960-1980 A collection of approximately 200 postcards primarily from Kansas City and a variety of Missouri towns. Topics includes buildings, streets, libraries, fountains, etc.

10. SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection 1980 – 2005, bulk 1990s The materials within the KCPL Reference Hard to Find (HTF) Collection were compiled by Kansas City Public Library reference librarians and staff members to provide an easy to access source of information...

11. The Shape of Things to Come: A Glimpse into the Future, from Six Designers Who Mold Our World The Shape of Things to Come: A Glimpse into the Future, from Six Designers Who Mold Our World November 1993 Photo and biographical sketch of Kansas City architect Robert J. "Bob" Berkebile, or Robert Berkebile, designer of the Deramus Education Pavilion at the Kansas City Zoo, one of the fewer than ten buildings...