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1. American Culture, American Tastes: Social Change and the 20th Century American Culture, American Tastes: Social Change and the 20th Century 1999 References to and brief descriptions of the Committee on Public Information during World War I, and its chairman, George Creel, a former Kansas City journalist, pointing out his efforts with the committee...

2. City Beat: Building Honors Dedicated Medical Profession City Beat: Building Honors Dedicated Medical Profession December 15, 1999 Photo and article about the new building named in honor of Dr. Mary Lou Butterworth, or Mary Butterworth, at the University of Health Sciences at 1750 Independence Avenue. Also including some history of...

3. Commerce Bank Building Profile Commerce Bank Building Profile 1999

4. Dowdal H. Davis, Jr. (1913-1957): Journalist, Businessman, Activist Dowdal H. Davis, Jr. (1913-1957): Journalist, Businessman, Activist 1999 File containing photos and a biographical article about Dowdal Henry Davis, Jr. (1913-1957), a former Kansas City businessman and president of "the Kansas City 'Call' newspaper." Native of Independence,...

5. Dr. John A. Minor Jr. Dr. John A. Minor Jr. December 21, 1999 File containing a photo and obituary for John Minor, Jr., former "Superintendent of Kansas City Missouri Public Schools from 1982-1985" dying at the age of 71. Former teacher, principal, and "first Black...

6. Jazz Musician Makes Most of Legacy Jazz Musician Makes Most of Legacy September 22, 1999 This "City Beat" column written by Steve Penn features local jazz musician Ben Kynard. Kynard made his mark in the 1940s and 1950s as an alto and tenor saxophone player as well as being a composer and...

7. Kansas City Power & Light Building Profile Kansas City Power & Light Building Profile 1999

8. River-Horse: The Logbook of a Boat across America River-Horse: The Logbook of a Boat across America 1999 Map and two chapters of the book describing the author's (native Kansas Citian William Least Heat-Moon) riverboat voyage up the Missouri River through the Kansas City area (including Lexington, Fort Osage,...

9. Sacred Structures Architectural Tour Sacred Structures Architectural Tour May 16, 1999 Booklet for an architectural tour of churches in the Brookside-Waldo area of Kansas City, Missouri. Includes: Broadway United Methodist Church, Calvary Lutheran Church, Country Club Congregational Church,...

10. Tex LaGrone Tex LaGrone 1999 Photo and bio of John Kerr LaGrone, or Tex LaGrone (1891-1953), "a veteran pilot" in Kansas City by the 1920s and native of Mississippi, starting as a pilot in 1911 and arriving in 1919 as "Kansas City's...

11. Threatt Is Proud of Work to Boost Kansas City Threatt Is Proud of Work to Boost Kansas City December 8, 1999 File containing a biographical article about James Threatt, "a former assistant city manager" and "the first director of the Model Cities program here form 1968 to 1972." Born in Virginia in 1923 and coming...

12. Wards Kansas City: A Half-Mile around the Outside, with 47,000 Panes of Glass--The Largest Building Wards Kansas City: A Half-Mile around the Outside, with 47,000 Panes of Glass--The Largest Building West of the Mississippi. .. April 7, 1999 Photos, illustrations, and article about the "Montgomery Ward building at St. John and Belmont" Avenues (or 6200 Saint John Avenue) in the Northeast residential district, built in 1914 as "[t]he largest...