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1. A Guide to the New Foot Trails and Bridle Paths in Mission Hills. .. A Guide to the New Foot Trails and Bridle Paths in Mission Hills. .. April//1922 Flying field on 1922 map of the Country Club District. Located at 67th Street between Belinder and Porter Roads (west of Belinder Road).

2. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. 1896 Photo and bio of Seth Ward, a pioneer real estate investor and former western trader of Westport. Born in Virginia in 1820 and moving to Independence in 1838 and operating as a trader on the Santa Fe Trail...

3. Buildings, Apartments, and Homes in Country Club Plaza Buildings, Apartments, and Homes in Country Club Plaza April 9, 1905 Book contains photos of many of the original buildings, apartments, and homes in the Country Club Plaza area including the businesses and gasoline stations.

4. City Planning with Special Reference to the Planning of Streets and Lots City Planning with Special Reference to the Planning of Streets and Lots //1916 Photos and references to planned parks and residential areas, sidewalks, and roads, etc., with regard to conforming to the land.

5. Country Club Plaza--Kansas City Country Club Plaza--Kansas City 1926 Photos of Plaza businesses and description of residential districts including and surrounding the Country Club District.

6. Country Club Plaza: 46th Street Terrace to Ward Parkway, Mill Creek Parkway Westward to Penn Country Club Plaza: 46th Street Terrace to Ward Parkway, Mill Creek Parkway Westward to Penn 1926 Book describing and depicting scenes of and planning involved with the Country Club District and Plaza.

7. Garden Homes: Planned and Executed by J. C. Nichols Garden Homes: Planned and Executed by J. C. Nichols //1920-1930, ca. Book of Country Club Plaza homes only. Mary Rockwell on the last page of the book. George Fuller Green toward the end of the book. John Van Brunt through the entire book.

8. Garden Homes: Planned and Executed by J. C. Nichols Garden Homes: Planned and Executed by J. C. Nichols //1920-1930, ca. Drawings, photographs, and floorplans of homes built in the Country Club District in the 1920s.

9. George E. Nicholson Residence George E. Nicholson Residence 2008 Description and history of the George E. Nicholson residence designed by Thomas and William Wight in Kansas City. Built in 1917-1918, the house is located in the Sunset Hill addition of the Country Club...

10. J. C. Nichols and the Shaping of Kansas City: Innovation in Planned Residential Communities J. C. Nichols and the Shaping of Kansas City: Innovation in Planned Residential Communities 1990

11. Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men 1925 Photo portrait and one page about Nichols's involvements in real estate and community organizations.

12. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Caricature of J. C. Nichols standing in front of a Country Club District home with a customer asking, "Any real estate for sale?"

13. Kansas City's Famous Country Club Plaza District and Plaza! Kansas City's Famous Country Club Plaza District and Plaza! 1950 [R]ecognized as 'America's greatest outdoor art gallery'.

14. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of Edward Tanner, vice-president of the J. C. Nichols Company and architect and main designer of the business buildings of the Country Club Plaza and many Country Club District residences...

15. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Largely a biographical sketch of Nichols's youth and how his energetic personality carried over later in business.

16. Missouri: Mother of the West Missouri: Mother of the West 1930 Description of Nichols's career accomplishments and profound influences on urban planning "around the world."

17. Selections from the Work of Edward Buehler Delk--Architect--Kansas City, Missouri Selections from the Work of Edward Buehler Delk--Architect--Kansas City, Missouri 1932 Photos of architectural works of Edward Buehler Delk on the Plaza.

18. Selections from the Work of Edward Buehler Delk--Architect--Kansas City, Mo. Selections from the Work of Edward Buehler Delk--Architect--Kansas City, Mo. 1932, ca. Photo of the Kelly home.

19. Suburban Nation: The Rise of Sprawl and the Decline of the American Dream Suburban Nation: The Rise of Sprawl and the Decline of the American Dream 2000 Excerpts from the book about problems with unmanaged urban sprawl or suburban growth, with references to and brief descriptions of Kansas City's Country Club District and its traditional town planning,...

20. The Country Club District: 1000 Acres Restricted The Country Club District: 1000 Acres Restricted 192? Photos of unnamed streets in the Country Club District.