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1. Aerial View of Kansas City, Missouri Aerial View of Kansas City, Missouri January 1964 Aerial photograph of one square mile of Kansas City, Missouri showing the Brookside neighborhood including 55th Street south. Map identified from set as Section 32, Township 49N, Range 33W, S-100.

2. Albert Wiser Obituary Albert Wiser Obituary May/18/1937 File containing an obituary for architect Albert Wiser, "designer of the Sophian Plaza, the Waltower building, the Georgian Court apartments and many other buildings in Kansas City and the Southwest" before...

3. Battle of Westport Memorial Battle of Westport Memorial 1989 Close-up view of plaque located in Loose Park near 55th Street.

4. Bernard Corrigan Residence Bernard Corrigan Residence 1975 Photo and caption about the Bernard Corrigan house at 1200 West 55th Street, built in 1914 and designed by architect Louis S. Curtiss.

5. Bernard Corrigan Residence Bernard Corrigan Residence 2008 Description and history of the Bernard Corrigan residence in Kansas City designed by Louis Curtiss as a three-story Prairie School style reflecting the influence of Frank Lloyd Wright. It was built in...

6. Bernard Corrigan Residence Bernard Corrigan Residence Folder containing a nomination form for the National Register of Historic Places for the residence of Bernard Corrigan (1847-1913), "a contractor, street railway magnate, and real estate speculator" moving...

7. Biography of Robert R. Sutherland, Jr. (1884-1941), Lumber Yard Owner Biography of Robert R. Sutherland, Jr. (1884-1941), Lumber Yard Owner 1999

8. Brookside Boulevard Brookside Boulevard November 24, 1946 View facing south on Brookside Boulevard from 55th Street at night.

9. Brookside Boulevard Brookside Boulevard June 5, 1947 View facing south on Brookside Boulevard from 55th Street at night.

10. Brookside Boulevard Brookside Boulevard June 5, 1947 View facing south from 55th Street on west sidewalk of Brookside Boulevard at night.

11. Calling on Crestwood Calling on Crestwood March, 2005 Article profiles the Crestwood Shops, located along 55th Street and Brookside Boulevard. The shopping district, a 1920's J.C. Nichols development, has emerged as a model of "neo-urbanism."

12. Carl G. Osterstrom: General Manager of Carloading Firm Dies at 67 Carl G. Osterstrom: General Manager of Carloading Firm Dies at 67 October/9/1958 Photo and obituary for Carl Osterstrom, "67, of 3 East [55th Street Terrace." Native of Des Moines coming to Kansas City about 1933 and becoming "general manager of the Merchants Carloading company, 1125...

13. Corrigan Mansion in National Register Corrigan Mansion in National Register April 1978 Announcement of the Corrigan mansion, built in 1913 from a design by Louis S. Curtiss, at 1200 West 55th Street, being added to the National Register of Historic Places.

14. Crestwood Shopping Center Crestwood Shopping Center 1989 Looking east along the south side of 55th from Brookside Boulevard.

15. Crestwood Shopping Center Crestwood Shopping Center 1993 Looking west along the south side of 55th Street.

16. Deaths: Mrs. Mildred Osterstrom Deaths: Mrs. Mildred Osterstrom January/2/1956 Obituary for Mrs. Mildred Wine Osterstrom, or Mildred Osterstrom, "55, of 3 East [55th Street Terrace." Native Kansas Citian becoming a Kansas City Public Library employee, wife of Carl Osterstrom, and...

17. Early Concrete Construction in Kansas City Early Concrete Construction in Kansas City December-January 1965 Photos and article about early concrete construction in Kansas City, including some of the first reinforced concrete buildings in the country, including the Gumbel Building (built in 1904 at the southeast...

18. Elegance Restored Elegance Restored April 21, 2013 Article details the interior and exterior restoration of the Bent-Ward House, located at 1032 W. 55th Street. Representatives from Tam Stone Interiors and Blade Landscape provide details of the project....

19. French Kiss French Kiss October 11-17, 2001 Review of Aixois, a French restaurant in Brookside, at 251 East 55th Street.

20. Homes Beautiful Homes Beautiful May/15/1915 Photos and descriptions of the homes of Hunter Meriwether (3616 Gladstone Boulevard) and Ben Hyde (1060 West 55th Street), taken by Millard McClesky, "owner of a photo supply store at 204 East Tenth street,"...