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Archives of a Buffalo Soldier Historian
The Missouri Valley Special Collections recently completed the processing of the Frank Schubert Buffalo Soldiers Collection, compiled by historian Frank (Mickey) Schubert.
History in Cartoons: The Artwork of S. J. Ray
During his 32 years as editorial cartoonist for The Kansas City Star, S. J. Ray amassed an impressive portfolio of roughly 10,000 cartoons. Ray’s distinctive style is still remembered by many of The Star’s readers.
The Ruskin Heights Tornado: Sixty Years Since
May 20, 2017, marks the 60th anniversary of the Ruskin Heights Tornado. It was one of 57 twisters that struck in the central United States during a three day span that month.
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