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At Kansas City's World War I Museum, Personal Legacies Of Service Live On In Fabric

So people collected silk pillowcases, handkerchiefs, "silks" (embroidered postcards), and trapunto banners (a quilted cloth plaque) abroad, then sent them home ... city was like a hundred years ago. ... read more

For 9 nights, KC’s Liberty Memorial will transform like you’ve never seen it before

To mark the centennial of the Armistice that ended the war on the western front, the entire north facade of Kansas City’s Liberty Memorial along ... U.S. soldiers killed during World War I. “After ... read more

Commemorate the Great War’s centennial at the National WWI Museum & Memorial

Short of booking a lengthy trip to France, one of the best ways to understand the the first global war is to visit the National World War I Museum and Memorial ... in Kansas City, the vast collection ... read more

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National World War One Museum at Liberty Memorial

On the crest of a hill at the northern edge of Penn Valley Park, north of Westport, is the National World War One Museum at Liberty Memorial. Visitors enter the nation's only official World ... and ... read more


The WWI hero from Missouri you don't know — but 'No Hard Feelings'

Trout is an English professor at the University of South Alabama who specializes in war literature. He first learned of Barkley during visits to the National World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas ... read more

World War I: For whom the bells toll

In an effort to carry home as little ammo ... foot Liberty Tower joining the Kansas City skyline, the Museum Memorial, with its 75,000 artifacts and 300,000 archival documents, make it the largest ... read more

Venture Bound: Kansas City museum highlights American Jewish experience in World War I

World ... Memorial in Kansas City. We recently visited this special exhibit that consists of a collection of artifacts: letters, declarations, official papers, posters and awards, such as medals won ... read more

The first world war helped shape modern America. Why is it so forgotten?

On Thursday the president will be travelling to his luxury estate in Florida for talks with the Chinese president, Xi Jinping, bypassing the official commemoration at the National World War I Museum ... read more

A new poppy field blooms at the National World War I Museum

The logo, designed for free by St. Louis-based advertising agency Rodgers Townsend, is also intended to evoke larger themes, such as the “intersection of individual lives and entire nations ... ... read more

Terrorist act a century ago launched World War I

It is part of the Liberty Memorial that opened in 1926 near downtown Kansas City. It contains ... of the League of Nations and the United Nations. And, after a 20-year interlude, it would set the ... read more

World War I museum lures visitors marking 100th anniversary of U.S. entry

Walk across a glass bridge towards the main gallery at The National World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas City, Mo., and pause for a field ... world and has been designated by Congress as the ... read more



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