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1. Pearl Lange Schuler Pearl Lange Schuler File containing a photo and information on Pearl Lange Schuler, or Pearl Schuler (ca. 1889-1956), a local poet and women's club activist, with residence at 6607 West 80th Street Terrace in Overland Park,...

2. Margaret McGinnis Swigart Margaret McGinnis Swigart File containing photos and information on Margaret McGinnis Swigart, or Margaret Swigart (ca. 1884-1952), a Kansas City poet residing at 5817 Holmes Street. Native of Oklahoma coming to Kansas City about...

3. Wolf Rimann Wolf Rimann Photos and newspaper clippings about Wolf Rimann (ca. 1906-1949), manager and golf pro at various local country clubs, killed by gunmen in gangland style at 14th and Chestnut Avenues. Native of Waterloo,...

4. KC Women's Clubs Pass into Obscurity KC Women's Clubs Pass into Obscurity April 18, 2009 The last official meeting of the Woman's City Club and the Presidents and Past Presidents General Assembly, both formed more than 90 years ago, will be held April 2009. A third club, the Kansas City Athenaeum,...

5. 'Mother Taylor': At 83, Myra Taylor Reigns as One of KC's Greatest Singers Ever 'Mother Taylor': At 83, Myra Taylor Reigns as One of KC's Greatest Singers Ever April 2, 2000 Biographical article about Kansas City jazz singer Myra Taylor, a black woman starting out in 1930s night clubs and going on to USO and other overseas tours starting in World War II, with photos.

6. Museum, Neighbors at Odds Over Club Museum, Neighbors at Odds Over Club April 2, 2008 Article examining the dispute between the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art and the Rockhill Tennis Club. The museum owns the tennis club property and wants to relocate offices to the club and use the surrounding...

7. Capstone Awards Capstone Awards April 29, 2011 The sixth-annual Capstone Awards is a supplement to the Kansas City Business Journal, which "honors outstanding real estate development projects and transactions throughout the community." Some of the...

8. Ministers with Balls Ministers with Balls April 6-12, 2006 Article profiling Calvin Wainwright and his work with young people in Kansas City's urban core, through the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City, and Heaven Sent Outreach Ministries, a group Wainwright...

9. No Woman's Land No Woman's Land April 6, 2003 Article about Wolf Creek Golf Links, an all-male organization located in the Kansas City metropolitan area in Kansas. It is a private club, invitation only, currently with 280 members. It is one of only...

10. Laud Work of Club Laud Work of Club April 9, 1970 News article about work of the “Brotherhood Democratic Club, a black political organization in the second ward” of Kansas City. News of the club’s influence in a recent election is reported. The...

11. Genealogy--A Full List of Kansas City Members and Their Revolutionary Ancestors Genealogy--A Full List of Kansas City Members and Their Revolutionary Ancestors April/18/1897 Article listing and describing local members of the Sons of the American Revolution and their ancestors.

12. Ku Klux Klan Ku Klux Klan April/2/1924 Political speech and information about the Ku Klux Klan.

13. To Speak at Luncheon To Speak at Luncheon April/22/1955 Article about meeting with speaker Dr. Feder, the national president of the Jewish women's club.

14. Deaths: Thomas H. Stuver Deaths: Thomas H. Stuver April/23/1969 Photo and obituary for Thomas Stuver, "74, of 7 East [69th Street], past governor of Optimists International and past president of the Downtown Optimist club." Native of Brookfield, Missouri coming to...

15. Old Settlers: Interesting Meeting of the Pioneers of This and Adjacent Counties Old Settlers: Interesting Meeting of the Pioneers of This and Adjacent Counties April/25/1880 Article about the establishment of the "Historical Society of Old Settlers" of the Kansas City area, made up of "all the old residents of Jackson, Clay, Cass, and Platte counties, Missouri, and Wyandott...

16. Oakwood Country Club Will Mark 125 Years Oakwood Country Club Will Mark 125 Years August 18, 2006 The new game of golf was one reason Oakwood Country Club, then known as the Progress Club, moved from downtown to its current location, a then-rural property at 9800 Grandview Road, in 1911. When the course...

17. Country Clubs Country Clubs August 27, 1978 Articles in entire issue mention country clubs in Kansas City.

18. Society's Country Clubs: Jews Separate After all These Years Society's Country Clubs: Jews Separate After all These Years August 27, 1978 Story about continuing anti-Semitism in private clubs of Kansas City. Morton Sosland, despite being one of the community's leaders, was snubbed by the University Club as late as 1967. Oakwood Country Club...

19. Meadowbrook Weighs Options Meadowbrook Weighs Options August 31, 2005 A company called Opus Northwest located in Minneapolis wants to buy the Meadowbrook Golf and Country Club in Prairie Village. They have offered $14.4 million and want to build a mixed-use project with...

20. Motorcycle Rally Returns Motorcycle Rally Returns August 5, 2007 After a 10-year absence, the National Bikers Roundup has returned to Kansas City. The 2007 Roundup, held at the Kansas International Speedway, marks the 30-year anniversary of the event that originated...