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 Image: Title: Date: Description:

1. 12th Street 12th Street 1950 Looking east along 12th from Central.

2. 12th Street 12th Street 1976 Looking east along the north side of 12th between Central and Wyandotte.

3. 52nd Street from Central Street 52nd Street from Central Street 1926 View looking northeast along 52nd Street from Central; includes proposed roadway and Wyandotte Street.

4. A Reinforced Concrete Warehouse A Reinforced Concrete Warehouse December//1905 Description of the warehouse to be built of reinforced concrete and to be located at Milwaukee Avenue and Central Street on lots 8-12, block 24 of the Goodrich Addition. Miss Sarah M. Shiedley signed a...

5. A Street and City of Resurrected Dreams A Street and City of Resurrected Dreams June 2000 Discusses the implementation of several sculptures along Central Avenue from 10th to 14th Street as part of the KC150 celebration, and the unveiling of a Donald Lipski sculpture outside the Poindexter...

6. Adam Long Residence Adam Long Residence

7. Avenue of the Arts Avenue of the Arts June 2001 Details the various scultpural pieces along Central from 16th to 9th, the "Avenue of the Arts".

8. Avenue of the Arts 2006 Features Siz New Installations Avenue of the Arts 2006 Features Siz New Installations July 1, 2006 The sixth annual Avenue of the Arts exhibit on Central Street features: Miki Baird, Sidewalk Confetti; Susan White, Lyric Lascaux; Jorge Garcia, A Minor Code; Margaret & Rolf Brommelsiek, Rabone 9; Milton...

9. Avenue of the Arts Expands Avenue of the Arts Expands May 17, 2009 The year 2009 marks the tenth anniversary of the Avenue of the Arts project which showcases contempory works by local artists along Central Street in downtown Kansas City. The 2009 display will feature...

10. Avenue of the Arts Unveiling Avenue of the Arts Unveiling May 2001 Discusses the unveiling of the 2nd annual Avenue of the Arts, a series of sculptural installations along Central Street between 10th and 16th.

11. Bringing Downtown Back: Fire Station No. 2 Bringing Downtown Back: Fire Station No. 2 November-December//1983 Building at 1020 Central Street orignally the Fire Department Headquarters but renovated as the Central Exchange club.

12. Bringing Downtown Back: Fire Station No. 2 Bringing Downtown Back: Fire Station No. 2 November-December 1983 Central Exchange club building originally the Fire Department Headquarters Building at 1020 Central Street.

13. Burton Publishing Company and O. D. Burton Burton Publishing Company and O. D. Burton Information about O. D. Burton (1879-1957), president of Burton Publishing Company, a publisher of books dealing with the history of the Midwest founded in 1908. Photo and description of Burton, moving...

14. Central Street Central Street 1870 Looking southwest from 5th near Central.

15. Central Street Central Street 1930 Looking southeast along the west side of Central between 13th and 14th.

16. Close Encounters Close Encounters March 1, 2006 Article describes "winning proposals for Kansas City's 2006 Avenue of the Arts". Artists and teams are: Miki Baird, Rolf and Margaret Brommelesiek, Julia Cole and Leigh Rosser, Jorge Garcia, Milton F....

17. Concerning Various Citizens Concerning Various Citizens May 15, 1915 Photos and biographical sketches of George Muehlebach ("president of the Muehlebach Brewing Company and other large interests" and born in Kansas City in 1881), Edward Winstanley (sheriff of Jackson County...

18. Crime and Criminals Crime and Criminals Information on Mattie Howard, a woman convicted of a murder in 1918, "known in Kansas City as 'queen of the underworld' and 'the girl with the agate eyes,'" born about 1897 and convicted about 1920 for...

19. Daughters of Old Westport Mark 65th Anniversary Daughters of Old Westport Mark 65th Anniversary September//1977 History of the Daughters of Old Westport club, founded in 1912, with regular meetings at 3948 Central Street with a memorial marker placed "in 1920 at 40th and Broadway," with photo.

20. Deaths: Mrs. Nellie Walsh Deaths: Mrs. Nellie Walsh September/24/1957 Obituary for Mrs. Nellie Walsh, "92, of 5622 Central street," the widow of Michael Walsh, a Kansas City sewer contractor dying in 1923. Nellie a lifelong Kansas Citian and "daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John...