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Local History Index (No Images, Only Citations)
Aerial Views (Curtiss Flying Service)
Business Buildings (Henry Green)
Coon-Sanders Nighthawks Orchestra
Eldridge Slides of Kansas City
Guadalupe Center Photographs
Guerrillas and Outlaws
Hargrave Photograph Collection
Journal-Post Photographs (Zeldin)
Photographs (General Collection)
Postcards (Mrs. Sam Ray's)
Music - Dance - Theater
Native American & Western Photograph Collection
Nelly Don Photographs
1951 Kansas City Flood
Nineteenth-Century Kansas City
South Central Business Association
Willis Castle Memorial Photographs
Local Group Steps Out From Shadows
Article reports on the resurgence of the Historic Kansas City Foundation. The group has received recent publicity for its efforts to save the historic Cosby Hotel building (900 Baltimore Ave.) from demolition,...
One paragraph of obituary for Rebecca Bryan Boone, the wife of explorer Daniel Boone, dying "south of the city."
Local Female Writers
Information about local female writers.
Local FBI Agent Nabs a Movie
Profile of Kansas City FBI special agent Bob Herndon and his portrayal in an upcoming film called "The Informant!" In the 1990s, Herndon handled a case involving Mark Whitacre, an agribusiness executive...
Motion pictures; Informers;
Local Drive Takes Aim at Golf's History
Article describes local and national efforts to achieve National Register of Historic Places status for the home and manufacturing facility of Kenneth Smith, in the 13000 block of W. 71st St. in Shawnee....
Local Disease Is a Menace to All Parts of the City
Explanation of Negro Health Week cooperative project begun by Booker T. Washington and promoted by black surgeon Dr. John Perry.
Local Developer Creates Urban Loft Condos in the Arts District
Promotional article about loft conversion at 1819 Baltimore, includes drawings of interior and exterior of renovated "classic art deco building" that once housed Kansas City White Goods Manufacturing Company....
Local Dentist Elected First Black To Serve On Board of American Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Dr. Brett Ferguson of Kansas City was recently elected to serve on the Board of American Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Ferguson was appointed chairman of OMS at the UMKC School of Dentistry in 2006....
Dental education; Dentistry;
Local Demand Drives Boulevard Expansion
A $3 million expansion is underway at Boulevard Brewing Co. at 25th Street and Southwest Boulevard in Kansas City, Kansas. Beginning in November, Boulevard plans to install “eight new 300-barrel fermentation...
Local Decorated Tuskegee Airman Laid to Rest
Obituary for John Wilburn Davis, a decorated WWII fighter pilot and a founding member of the Heart of America chapter of the Tuskegee Airmen of America, Inc. Davis flew 53 missions and logged over 640...
Military air pilots;
Local Crime Information
Clippings from the Kansas City Star about crime, beginning with 1950.
Local Creek and River Names
Origins given of the names of local creeks and rivers with map.
Local Court Record Book
This item includes one small book, owner unknown, which contains what appears to be a personal record of ledger accounts, 1856-57. Following this are court record notations for the Kansas City Court of...
Local Company Restoring New England Building
Photos and description of the New England Building's renovation.
Discusses the recipients of the 2000 Charlotte Street Fund awards and how the award affected their lives and work.
Information on clubs, societies, and the like.
Local Clothes Expert Dies
Ruth Nan, a clothing buyer who influenced the wardrobes of many Kansas City civic and social leaders, died Saturday [September 30, 2006] at St. Luke's Hospital. She was 87. She worked for 35 years for...
History of churches independent of and with Kansas City.Individual churches and notable individual preachers profiled.
Local Church to Celebrate 90th Anniversary
Article about 90th anniversary celebration of the First Baptist Church Westside, 801 Avenida Cesar A. Chavez.
Local Chapel Placed on National Register
Pilgrim Chapel, the former Pilgrim Lutheran Church for the deaf, at 3801 Gillham Road, is now on the National Register of Historic Places. The Chapel, built in 1942, is now available to the public for...
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