Yearbooks & school newspapers

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School Yearbooks and Newspapers in the Missouri Valley Room

One of the most popular resources in the Missouri Valley Room are the yearbooks. These may not be checked out, but can be viewed in the department.

We welcome gifts of yearbooks for the missing years. Please contact us at lhistory@kclibrary.org or call 816.701.3427.

NOTE: Paseo yearbooks are online through the Paseo Alliance.

Yearbooks

Elementary, Junior High, Middle & Other Schools | High School
Colleges, Universities, & Trade Schools | Other

Elementary, Junior High, Middle & Other Schools

Allen School
1954
Bancroft Booster
1928
Baptiste Junior High
1964, 1968, 1970
Benjamin Banneker
1993-94
Benton
1919-32, 1935-36
Bingham Junior High
1963, 1965-1979, 1980, 1982-1984, 1986-1987
Bingham Middle School/Middle Magnet
1989, 1992-1993, 1996
B'nai Jehudah
1948
Central Junior High
1922-1924 (Within Central HS yearbook)
1925-1927, 1964-1970
Central Middle School/Middle Magnet
1991-1997, 2002-2006
Chester A. Franklin
1975
Coles Vocational and Junior High School
1939-1942, 1951, 1954
D.D. Eisenhower Junior High
1981
Delano
1992
East Middle School
2008
Ervin Junior High
1968-1969
Genesis Alternative
1994
Grandview Junior High
1991
Hillcrest Junior High (Johnson County)
1963-1965
Independence Junior High
1941-1942, 1957
Indian Hills Middle School
1999
Jim Bridger Junior High
1977, 1978, 1979, 1983
Kansas City Academy of Learning
1994
Kansas City Middle School of the Arts
1998
Lakeview Middle School
1997
Lincoln Junior High
1970, 1974-1976
Lincoln Middle
1992
Martin Luther King Jr. Junior High
1974, 1975, 1977, 1988
Mission Valley Middle School
2002
Missouri Military Academy (Mexico, MO)
1940, 1946
New West
1991-1992
Northeast Junior High
1926-1927, 1980-82
Northwest Junior High
1981
Nowlin Junior High
1974
Pittman Hills Junior High
1967, 1972
Raytown Junior High
1961-1962, 1972
Rosedale Middle School
1980
Smith Hale Junior High
1970
Southeast Junior High
1965, 1973-1975
Southwest Charter School
2004
Trailwoods Elementary
2003, 2009
University Academy
2006
West Junior High
1965-67
Westport Junior High
1924-1927, 1980

High Schools - Public & Private

Barstow
1913, 1915, 1917, 1922, 1924, 1928, 1951-1952, 1956, 1964, 1977
Bishop Hogan
1969, 1972-1973, 1980, 1981, 1983
Bishop Miege
1960-1965
Blue Springs South
2002
Center High School
1937, 1949, 1952, 1961-1963, 1965, 1967, 1969, 1973-1984, 1986-1987, 1989-2009
Central
1899-1985, 1987-1989, 1992-2000
Christian Brothers College Military High School
1965
Coles
   see under Elementary, Junior High, Middle & Other Schools
De La Salle
1955-58, 1964
East
1927-1964, 1966-1970, 1972, 1975-1978, 1982-1989, 1990-1991, 1995-1996
Grandview High School
1981, 1983
Hickman Mills
1996, 1997, 1999
Independence High School
  see William Chrisman High School
J.C. Harmon High School
1975, 1979, 1980-1984, 1986
Kansas City High School
1922
Lawrence
1965-1967
Lee's Summit
1945, 1947
Lillis
1945-1961, 1963-1965, 1969-1973, 1979
Lincoln
1915, 1917, 1919-1920, 1924-1942, 1944-1971, 1973-1975, 1978, 1981-1984, 1986, 1989, 1993-1995
Loretto Academy
1926, 1939, 1948, 1965, 1967-68, 1971, 1975-1977, 1979, 1980, 1983
Loretto Academy (Laurelette) - Vol. 30-32
1962-63, 1963-1964, 1964-1965
Manual
1897-1966, 1974
Marshall High School
1928
North Kansas City
1940, 1955, 1956, 1974
Northeast
1914-1949, 1951-1967, 1969-1970, 1972, 1974-1979, 1982, 1984-1994, 1997, 1999-2001, 2003-2009, 2012
Notre Dame De Sion
1949, 1952, 1958, 1960-61, 1966, 1981-1982, 2002
Oak Park
1966, 1978, 1987, 1989
Olathe East
1995
Olathe South
1991
Park Hill
1987-1988, 1995
Park Hill South High School
1999
Paseo
1927-1962, 1964, 1967-1968, 1972-1975, 1977-1979, 1981, 1983, 1985-86, 1988-1994, 1997, 1999-2000
Class of 1939 and 1940 Reunion Memory Book (1962)
Note: Paseo yearbooks are online through the Paseo Alliance.
Pembroke-Country Day School
1946, 1948-1951, 1956, 1958-1960, 1969-1975
Pembroke Hill
1990, 2011
Raytown
1937, 1988-1989, 1991
Raytown South
1983, 1989, 1993, 1996
Rockhurst High School
1923, 1927, 1949, 1977-1978, 1980-1981, 1983-1993, 1995-1998, 2000-2005
Rosedale High School
1914
Ruskin
1963, 1970, 1985, 1999
St. Mary's (Independence, MO)
1968, 1969, 1979, 1980
St. Pius X
1963-64
Saint Teresa's Academy
1956, 1959-62, 1968, 1970-1971, 1974, 1976-1980, 1982-1986, 1992, 2002, 2004, 2007-2008
Schlagle High School
1976, 1983, 1989
Shawnne Mission East
1995
Shawnee Mission Indian
1954
Shawnee Mission North
1960
Shawnee Mission Northwest
1998-1999
Shawnee Mission South
1979
Shawnee Mission West
1974
Southeast
1939-1949, 1951-1970, 1972-1973, 1975-1981, 1993-1994, 1996-2003, 2009-2010
Southwest
1926-1984, 1986-1990, 1992-1993, 1997
   Class of 1940, fifty-year reunion publication (1990).
   Senior Class Portrait Albums, 1927-1941
Sumner
1925
Sumner Academy of Arts and Science
1983
Sunset Hill
1955-1958, 1962, 1969, 1973-1974
Truman
1967, 1970, 1976, 1980, 1985, 1986, 2010-2011
Van Horn
1956-1984, 1988, 1992, 1994
Washington High School
1980
West
1970-1975
Westport
1901-1986, 1989, 1991-94, 1997-2007
William Chrisman
1904-1905, 1907-1918,1920-1926, 1929-1940, 1942-1946, 1948-1952, 1954, 1957-1960, 1962-1963, 1965, 1976, 1980, 1999
Winnetonka High School
1991-1994, 1997
Wyandotte High School
1972, 1974, 1975, 1983

Colleges, Universities, & Trade Schools

A. J. Beauty Academy
1957
Avila College
1966
Baker University (Baldwin, KS)
1949, 1954
Benedictine College
1972
Bethany College
1955
Calvary College
1971, 1977-1978
Central College (Fayette, MO)
1934
Central Methodist College
1969
Central Missouri State University
1912, 1915-1916, 1920, 1925, 1945, 1959-1975, 1979-1980, 1985, 1989-1992
Chillicothe Business College
1941
College of the Ozarks
1990-1991
Conception (Conception, MO)
1969
Culver Military Academy (Culver, IN)
1927
Drury College
1921, 1926, 1950, 1970
Finlay Engineering College
1937
Florida Agricultural & Mechanical College
1929
General Hospital and Medical Center School of Nursing
1962
Guilford College
1974
Independence Sanitarium and Hospital - School of Nursing
1953-1956
Junior College of Kansas City
1920-1928, 1963-1969
Kansas City College of Osteopathy & Surgery
1927, 1952, 1954-1955, 1960
Kansas City Dental College
1916-1917
Kansas City - Western Dental College
1934-1939, 1944
Kansas City School of Law
1905, 1907-1913, 1915-1916, 1918-1936
Kansas City School of Pharmacy
1924, 1928
Kansas State University
1947-1948, 1955, 1963, 1984, 1993
Kansas University
1901-03, 1906, 1908-10, 1912, 1914-18, 1920, 1922, 1925-27, 1930-32, 1936, 1952, 1955, 1957, 1960-61, 1964-65, 1973, 1978, 199-1992
Kemper Military School & College
1948
Kirksville State Normal School
1915
Lathrop Polytechnic Institute
1928, 1930-1931, 1938-1939
Lincoln University
1958, 1960
Metropolitan Junior College - (See Junior College of Kansas City)
Missouri University - Columbia
1897-1898, 1901, 1905, 1910-1911, 1914-1921, 1923-1925, 1927-1932,1934-1941, 1945, 1948-1949 1950-1953, 1956, 1960, 1964-1966, 1978-1980, 1992
Missouri University - Kansas City
1937, 1947-1951, 1953-1958, 1960-1961, 1963-1967
Missouri Western State College
1970-1973, 1979-84, 1990
National College (Methodist)
1916-1964
Northwest Missouri State College/University
1928-1930, 1955, 1980, 1988
Ottawa University
1949
Park College
1924, 1926, 1928, 1939-1940, 1955, 1975
Penn Valley Community College
1970-1972
Phillips University
1955
Polytechnic Institute of Kansas City
1918-1919
Rockhurst College
1948-1958, 1959, 1961-1972, 1976-1990, 1992, 1994-1995
Rolla School of Mines
1908, 1910-1915, 1919, 1921, 1924-1926, 1928-1929, 1936, 1938-1958, 1965
School of The Ozarks - (See College of The Ozarks)
Southwest Missouri State University (Ozarko)
1967-1971, 1973
St. Louis University
1904
St. Mary's Hospital School of Nursing
1958
Stephens College
1929-1930
Tarkio College
1944, 1948
Teachers College of Kansas City
1924-1934, 1936-1942
University of Kansas City - (See Missouri University-Kansas City)
University of Kansas City-School of Dentistry (See Kansas City-Western Dental College)
University Medical College
1909, 1910
University of Missouri - Kansas City - School of Medicine
2001
Washington University School of Law
1929
Wentworth Military Academy & College
1924, 1937, 1944, 1957-1960, 1970
Western College of Kansas City
1926
Westminster College
1904-1911, 1913, 1936
William Jewell College
1906, 1912, 1920, 1930, 1961, 1980-1981
William Woods College
1917-1918, 1920

Other

Graduating Classes from Kansas City's Senior High Schools
1927-1929, 1931-1936

School Newspapers

Elementary & Middle | Junior High | High School
Colleges, Universities, & Trade Schools | Other

Elementary & Middle Schools

Leeds School Leeds School News
v.1-2 1936-1937

Junior High Schools

Central Central Jr. Searchlight
v.1-4 1927-39; v.7-9 1933-35; v.11-26 1937-1951

Northeast Northeast Jr. High Hi-Lite
v.1-23 1926-1948

Westport Westport Jr. High Broadcaster
v.5-19 1928-1942

High Schools

Central Luminary
v.5 1890; v.9-35 1894-1920
Central Luminary
v.1-5 1921-1925; v.7 1927; v.9-25 1929-1945; v.27-58 1946-1975

Coles Coles Pilot
v.1-5 1937-1941

East East Echo
v.1-42 1927-1968

Lathrop Lathrop Junior Craftsman
v.11-13 1937-1939

Lincoln Lincolnite
v.2-6 1927-1931

Manual Manualite
v.6-16 1920-1930; v.18-20 1931-1933; v.22-26 1934-1938; v.28 1939
Manual Craftsman
v.1-31 1940-1968

Northeast Nor'easter (*shelved with yearbooks)
v.1-10* 1912-1923*
Northeast Courier
v.13-33 1925-1967 (missing: 1923/24 and 1929/30)

Paseo Paseo Press
v.1-24 1927-1951

Southeast Southeast Tower
v.1-30 1939-1968

Southwest Southwest Trail
v.1-50 1926-1976; v.52-57 1978-1982

Van Horn Pioneer
v.1-13 1956-1968

Westport Westport Crier
v.2-40 1915-1953; v.50-51 1961-1963; v. 53-54 1964-1966

Colleges, Universities, & Trade Schools

Kansas City Junior College The Collegian
v.3-11 1919-1927; v.1-14 1947-1960

Lincoln High School & Junior College Lincoln Callotype
v.24 1948; v.26-35 1950-1955; v.37-43 1961-1967

Maple Woods Community College Maple Woods News
v.11 1971

Penn Valley Community College The Scout
v.13 1981/82

Teachers College Teachers College Scout
v.1-8 1925-1932; v.11-18 1935-1942

University of Kansas City University News
v.1-2 1933-1935; v.4 1937; v.6-11 1939-1944; v.13-14 1946-1947; v.16-26 1949-1959

William Jewell College The Student
v.4,#8 June, 1898

Others

Kansas City Teachers Journal
v.1-28 1921-1948