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1. 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."

2. 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.

3. 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...

4. 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,"...

5. Revelry Passing the Baton Revelry Passing the Baton November 2008 Article about a performance of the Kansas City Chorale held at the 55th Street and Ward Parkway mansion to celebrate the Chorale's 2008 Grammy Award for best engineered classical album, "Grechaninov: Passion...

6. Urban Beauty Urban Beauty November/December 2002 Article profiling the Sunset Hill neighborhood. Famous for its eclectic residential architecture and Battle of Westport history, the neighborhood is bounded by Ward parkway on the north and West, 55th...

7. Urban Legend Urban Legend August 2003 A brief look at the Bent-Ward home at 1025 W. 55th Street. Although listed on the National Historic Society Registry in 1963, the house is still privately owned and maintained. The original home was owned...