'Letters Of Note' From The Famous (And Not-So-Famous), And A History Of UMKC

Dec 5, 2016

Chris Wolff wrote 'A Pearl of Great Value: The History of UMKC, Kansas City's University,' in part, to address what he saw as a lack of knowledge among the students about the institution's past.
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Shooting off an email has largely supplanted the practice of hand-writing letters, but certain Letters of Note remind us of their allure. Then, we explore the 83-year history of the University of Missouri-Kansas City with a university staffer who's known to give lunchtime historical tours of the Midtown campus.