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Looking Back to Move Ahead
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TitleLooking Back to Move Ahead
AbstractArticle describing efforts to link contemporary land development to the historic overland trails passing through the Kansas City area. The concept of transforming Bannister Mall into "the Three Trails Center, which will focus on the area's importance to trail history", is discussed. The article names several locations of swales, or wagon ruts still in existence.
NotesResearch efforts of local historians mentioned in the article include those of Walter Cook, Lou Schumacher, and Roberta Bonnewitz.
AuthorLeigh Elmore
DateApril 2002
SourceKansas City Magazine
LocationQ977.8411 K1699
Volume8
Number9
Page22-24
Local SubjectSanta Fe Trail
Oregon Trail
California Trail
Urban Planning
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID123945
CONTENTdm number19282
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