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February/17/1950 (2)
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1. Courtlandt Van Brunt Courtlandt Van Brunt April/1/1961? File containing an obituary for Courtlandt Van Brunt, "retired architect and former president of the Kansas City chapter of the American Institute for Architects [sic]," dying at the age of 75. Native...

2. Courtlandt Van Brunt: Retired Architect Dies after Long Illness Courtlandt Van Brunt: Retired Architect Dies after Long Illness April/1/1961 Obituary for Courtlandt Van Brunt, "retired architect and former president of the Kansas City chapter of the American Institute for Architects." He was the son of architect Henry Van Brunt, Sr., moving...

3. Deaths: Harry L. Wagner Deaths: Harry L. Wagner August/3/1973 Obituary for architect Harry Wagner, designer of "several hundred" homes in the Country Club Plaza District, as well as some churches and the remodeling of Municipal Stadium.

4. Established Upper-Bracket Neighborhood Offers Charm and Convenience Established Upper-Bracket Neighborhood Offers Charm and Convenience November 30, 2003 Article profiles the Sunset Hill neighborhood, a stable neighborhood of older homes south of the Country Club Plaza.

5. From $1.25 to $1600 an Acre: Part of Armour Farm Bought by J. C. Nichols for $370,000 From $1.25 to $1600 an Acre: Part of Armour Farm Bought by J. C. Nichols for $370,000 April/2/1922 Notice of the sale of the Armour farm land between 65th, Oak, 71st, and Wornall Road to the J. C. Nichols Investment Company.

6. Gateway to the Past Gateway to the Past October 10, 2007 Katie Allison tries to garner monetary support to save the crumbling brick and iron columns on the southwest and northwest corners of Meyer Boulevard and Wornall, the eastern entrance to Greenway Fields...

7. J. C. Nichols J. C. Nichols Microfilm containing Nichols speeches and articles about him.

8. J. C. Nichols Dies J. C. Nichols Dies February/17/1950 Front page obituary of Nichols, highlighting his real estate and planning career.

9. Lake Hiwassee Now a Distant Memory Lake Hiwassee Now a Distant Memory May 15, 2013 Postcard image of and short article about Lake Hiwassee, a man-made lake formerly located at 63rd and Indiana Lane in the Country Club District. The lake featured two islands connected by rustic bridges...

10. Mrs. Elbert Peabody Mrs. Elbert Peabody December/16/1964 Obituary for Mrs. Elbert Hutchinson Peabody, or Mrs. Elbert Peabody, a former designer, planner and builder of many residences in the Country Club District and the Mission Hills residential district, dying...

11. Obituary for William Davis Obituary for William Davis November 21, 1911 Obituary for William Davis, owner in 1850 of much of the land later in the Country Club District, dying in 1911.

12. Reverend Britton Payne Taylor Obituary Reverend Britton Payne Taylor Obituary January/28/1952 Obituary for Reverend Britton Payne Taylor, or Britton Taylor, a Methodist minister for 52 years and former superintendent of the Country Club District dying at the age of 80 on January 27, 1952.

13. Vision and Boundless Energy Marked Life of J. C. Nichols Vision and Boundless Energy Marked Life of J. C. Nichols February/17/1950 Biography of Nichols, with photos of breaking ground at the Country Club District and as a high school and college student. Died on February 16, 1950, in Kansas City, Missouri.

14. Wornall Manor Wornall Manor July/16/1916 Full page ad for the Wornall Manor section of the Country Club District, across from the Wornall House, with map.