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Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
H M Gousha Company
Local Clubs Collection Finding Aid
Collections consisting of various rosters, programs, notes, membership cards, etc., of Kansas City area clubs.
Local Drive Takes Aim at Golf's History
October 24, 2005
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 Historical Societies in Missouri: Kansas City Historical Society
Description of the "Kansas City Historical Society," organized in "1895, under the name of 'The Early Settlers,' of Kansas City and vicinity" and changing the name in 1897 to the "Early Settlers and Historical...
Local Meeting Clubs
Mainly early clubs described in clippings and club programs.
Composite photograph which features eight different nightclubs/speakeasies located in Kansas City during the 1930s. Photograph was made from image as published in the "Future" newsweekly, Vol. 1, No. 12,...
Local Schools Collection Finding Aid
This Local Schools Collection consists of various pamphlets, booklets, brochures, etc., about different types of area schools. It does not include the public schools.
Machine Defends "Night Life"
February 26, 1938
Article about an investigative report by Westbrook Pegler of the Kansas City Journal-Post on the support and justification of the Pendergast machine's organized crime in the city "'on the ground of public...
MANA Chapter Heads into 2003 with Renewed Vigor
February/6 - 19/2003
Article provides a history and summary of current activities of MANA - the Mexican American Women's National Association. The organization connects and helps to prepare Hispanic women for leadership in...
Map of Greater Kansas City and Suburbs
Street map of Kansas City area, including Rosedale and Kansas City, Kansas; North Kansas City, Independence, and Mount Washington in Missouri. Shows classes of roads, railroad lines, and streetcar lines...
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...
Marie, Queen of Roumania
Folder contains an Armistice Day Concert program sponsored by the Kansas City Federation of Music Clubs and dated November 11, 1926, held at the American Royal Pavilion. Written across the program is "Queen...
Postcard of the Masonic Temple at Ninth and Harrison streets
Full frontal and side view with parade scene in foreground; located at 9th and Harrison.
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...
Meet Kansas City--On Preview Parade
Photo and article about "the 1939 Biennial Convention" of "the National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs" in Kansas City, with descriptions of the city's tourist attractions. Including...
Members of Circus Society
Circus Historical Society members.
Long list of members.
Memories of Milton's: Bartender John Albertson Recalls a Classic Club, Character and Chapter in KC Jazz History
Photos and biographical article about Milton Morris (1911-1983), owner and operator of night clubs such as the "speakeasy, the Hey Hay Club, and Milton's Tap Room, the dark, eclectic musician's haven on...
Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work
A short account of the inception, purposes and activities of the organization.
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