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1. A Decade of growth and a drive for political empowerment A Decade of growth and a drive for political empowerment June/23-29/1989 Article chronicles the early history of The Call newspaper from the time Chester Franklin founded it in 1919 through the 1920s.

2. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Short biography of Chester Arthur Franklin, or Chester Franklin (1880-1955) written by Thomas D. Wilson. Franklin was publisher and editor of the African American newspaper the " Kansas City Call" from...

3. Kansas City Call Kansas City Call

4. Kansas City Call Kansas City Call File contains Information about Lucile Bluford (born about 1914), the editor and publisher of the Kansas City Call newpaper starting in 1955 after graduating from the University of Kansas with a degreee...

5. Kansas City Call Building Kansas City Call Building

6. Kansas City Call Building Kansas City Call Building Nomination form for the National Register of Historic Places for the Kansas City Call building.

7. Kansas City Crossroads: A Powerful Voice Kansas City Crossroads: A Powerful Voice November 2001 Illustration and article about the history of the Kansas City Call, established in 1919 as the "city's weekly newspaper" and prominent voice of the black community. Description of its founder Chester Franklin,...

8. Lucile Bluford: The Chamber's 2002 Kansas Citian of the Year Lucile Bluford: The Chamber's 2002 Kansas Citian of the Year December 2002 Article describes the awarding of the Kansas City Chamber of Commerce "Kansas Citian of the Year" honor to journalist Lucile Bluford.

9. Other Newspapers Discuss: Lucille Bluford Rates 'A' at Home Other Newspapers Discuss: Lucille Bluford Rates 'A' at Home July/11/1972 Biographic profile of Lucille Bluford, a prominent editor of the black newspaper "The Call" (also called the "Kansas City Call"). Born about 1914 and becoming the first black person to be admitted to the...

10. Reporting from the Inside Reporting from the Inside February/11-17/1999 Describes the coverage offered by two local, historically black newspapers.

11. Testimonial in K.C.K. to Honor Roy Wilkins Testimonial in K.C.K. to Honor Roy Wilkins April/27/1976 Article reporting the return of Roy Wilkins to Kansas City to be honored at a church in Kansas City, Kansas. Wilkins was the executive director of the NAACP for 21 years, after working as a writer and...

12. The Kansas City Call Mural The Kansas City Call Mural November 29, 2006 Short item which includes a picture of a new mural on the side of the Kansas City Call newspaper office building located on 1713-17 18th Street. The mural is on the east wall of the building and was painted...

13. The Kansas City Call: An Inside View of the Negro Market The Kansas City Call: An Inside View of the Negro Market 1968 Thesis toward a doctorate degree for the University of Illinois on the perspective of the newspaper marketed for blacks, and related implications on "human community" and "communications systems."

14. Your Kansas City and Mine Your Kansas City and Mine 1950 History of the Kansas City Call newspaper for blacks in the Kansas City area.