• Batter up!

    February 19th, 2020
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    Michael Bushnell Publisher This week, our tour of Negro League stadiums brings us to Forbes Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  Named […]


    Ponce de Leon Park, home to the Atlanta Black Crackers

    February 12th, 2020
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    Michael Bushnell Publisher This week we make a stop in Atlanta, Georgia for a look at the iconic Ponce de […]


    Negro American League Spotlight: Crosley Field, home of the Cincinnati Reds

    February 5th, 2020
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    Michael Bushnell Publisher This week we stop by Crosley Field in Cincinnati, Ohio, long-time home of the Cincinnati Reds, the […]


    Many teams played at Municipal Stadium

    January 29th, 2020
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    Michael Bushnell Northeast News Located at 22nd and Brooklyn, Municipal Stadium was the home to many professional sports teams long […]


    Before merger, Kansas City phoned Home

    January 22nd, 2020
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    Michael Bushnell Northeast News Kansas City was serviced by two telephone companies when the North American Postcard Publishing Company printed […]


  • Thacher Elementary now rubble & memories

    January 15th, 2020
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    Michael Bushnell Northeast News Luin Kennedy Thacher was born in Hornellsville, New York, and immigrated to the Kansas City area […]


    After political strife, KCK mayor creates fine architecture

    January 8th, 2020
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    Michael Bushnell Northeast News The cornerstone of the Masonic Temple at 803 N. Seventh Street in Kansas City, Kansas, was […]


    Upscale Baltimore Hotel hosted presidents

    December 31st, 2019
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    Michael Bushnell Northeast News   Eccentric. That’s how many described noted turn-of-the-century Kansas City architect Louis S. Curtiss. A student […]


    Holy Rosary crib tradition a holiday classic

    December 25th, 2019
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    Michael Bushnell Northeast News This real photo postcard of the Holy Rosary Church’s Christmas crib was taken during the 1941 […]


    An Awful Sour Tale

    December 18th, 2019
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    Michael Bushnell Northeast News This week’s historic postcard shows the Monarch Vinegar Works “immense plant” in Kansas City, Missouri. The […]


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