Kansas City FAQs
All Library locations will be closed on Sunday, April 20, in observance of the Easter holiday.
Frequently asked questions about the Kansas City area.
- Why is Kansas City located in Missouri instead of Kansas?
- What is P.o.P or the Priests of Pallas?
- Where are the records for the Willows Maternity Home?
- Who was Jesse James and what was his connection to the Kansas City area?
- What is the oldest building in Kansas City?
- Did any of the famous mountain men explorers live in Kansas City?
- What companies did political boss Tom Pendergast own?
- When did Charles Lindbergh come to Kansas City?
- Why did the area of 18th and Vine become famous?
- Is the Kansas City Stock Yards still open and operating?
- When did Satchel Paige join the Kansas City Monarchs?
- How many fountains are in Kansas City?
- What is Walt Disney's connection to Kansas City?
- When was the Union Station Massacre? What is the story behind it?
- Who were the Coon-Sanders Nighthawks?