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The Artillery of Freedom: The Story of Lt. Patrick H. Minor

Tue, Jun 18 2019
9:00am - 9:45am
Story Center Event
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Join storyteller Brother John Anderson as he portrays Lt. Patrick H. Minor, the only African American U.S. Army officer to lead an all-black artillery unit in the Battle of Westport.

Sabres and Longknives: The Civil War on the Kansas Plains

Mon, Jul 1 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Discover one of the most overlooked military campaigns fought during the American Civil War, the conflict between the Union Army and the Plains Indians in central and western Kansas.

Mexican American Baseball in Kansas City

Mon, Jun 10 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Learn about Kansas City’s "Brown Leagues," their standout teams and players, and their unique ways of confronting discrimination and promoting the spirit for social equality and ethnic solidarity thro

The Artillery of Freedom: The Story of Lt. Patrick H. Minor

Tue, Jun 18 2019
10:15am - 11:00am
Story Center Event
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Join storyteller Brother John Anderson as he portrays Lt. Patrick H. Minor, the only African American U.S. Army officer to lead an all-black artillery unit in the Battle of Westport.

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