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Beveridge, Mary I
Charles A. Lindbergh
Folder contains a printed card from Postmaster Wm. E. Morton, dated June 8, 1927, encouraging people to send an airmail personal message of appreciation to Lindbergh; postcard with photograph of Lindbergh...
Chicago World's Fair
Folder contains a program for ceremonies of dedication of the fair's Missouri State Building at Jackson Park, Chicago, held on May 1st, 1893. The vertical files in this collection were formerly a part...
Children's Mercy Hospital
Folder includes photocopied correspondence consisting of two letters written by Dr. Katherine B. Richardson addressed to Mrs. E.M. Ellis of Memphis, Tennessee. Information about the hospital is part of...
City of Art, Kansas City's Public Art
The Bloch Fountain opened in 2001 and is located at Union Station in the median of Pershing Road just west of Main Street. It contains 232 jets of water and is probably the city's most expensive fountain....
Civil War Items
This folder contains two items. One is an undated program entitled "Service to the Memory of William Tecumseh Sherman", Academy of Music, Brooklyn, Thursday Evening, May 7th. The second item is a company...
Civilian Defense In World War II
Folder contains various types of material including flyers and circulars, a brochure, and various lists pertaining to civil defense in Kansas City during World War II. Also included are a list of 16 mm...
Clarence E. Shepard
File contains newspaper articles from the Kansas City Star, including a copy of his obituary. He was both an architect, designing over 600 homes in the Country Club and Mission Hills area, and an artist...
Folder contains a three-fold brochure published by the Scarritt Realty Company and entitled "Cliff Drive Park". It is an advertisement for a housing area by North Terrace Park in the Northeast area of...
Folder contains a menu and program entitled "Complimentary Dinner to the Judiciary, Going and Coming", held at the Coates House, January 2, 1913. Includes a list of 74 subjects to be discussed.
Conservatory of Music
Folder contains commencement exercises program, June 3, 1944. Graduate's names are listed.
Contents of these four folders include formal opening program(1899,partial), year-end reports, programs from various events held in Convention Hall, and arena seating diagrams. The vertical files in this...
Cost of Living
Country Club District
Folder contains promotional brochure for Sunset Hill residential district; J.C. Nichols produced advertisement for homes in the Country Club District (filed in oversize box); and a pamphlet missing the...
Covered Wagon Centennial
Folder contains miscellaneous items including printed addresses, programs, mimeographed material, poster, etc., published for the Covered Wagon Centennial held in 1930. The vertical files in this collection...
Curtiss-Wright Flying Service Photograph Collection Finding Aid
This collection contains 57 black and white 8" x 10" photographs housed in one box. Views include downtown area, West bottoms, riverfront area, industrial areas, midtown area including Union Station and...
All the items in the folder are poor quality photocopies. They include reminiscences by Sallie H. Klaber, death certificate of John F. McCormack, deed recordings, and other sources of information on people...
David B. McKee
Folder contains two discharge papers for David B. McKee, a Corporal in A.S. Grant's Company, California Volunteers. One is dated 1864 which includes his re-enlistment and the other is dated 1866. Also...
Folder contains a photocopy of the inventory paper of the estate of David Waldo showing real estate, debtors list, settlements, etc. The vertical files in this collection were formerly a part of the department's...
Democratic National Convention, 1900
This folder contains guest's tickets for the 1900 Democratic Convention held in Kansas City, Missouri. The vertical files in this collection were formerly a part of the department's regular vertical files....
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