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1. Building in the Kansas City Tradition Is Shoal Creek Valley's FOCUS Building in the Kansas City Tradition Is Shoal Creek Valley's FOCUS November 2001 Photos, maps, and extensive article on the new Shoal Creek Valley mixed residential and commercial neighborhood in Kansas City, North, as compared to older but similarly planned sections of town. Description...

2. Garment District Building Garment District Building circa 1950s Building located in downtown Kansas City, Missouri at the corner of 10th and Broadway with an address of 1000 Broadway. The 1953 Kansas City city directory identifies the building as the W. R. Nelson Trust...

3. Kansas City, Missouri Kansas City, Missouri 1955 Looking down upon and slightly northwest of 8th and Wyandotte. Shows entrance to 8th Street tunnel.

4. Open-and-Shut Cases Open-and-Shut Cases September 12-18, 2002 Article describing the history of the Savoy Grill restaurant, reputed to be the oldest continuously operating restaurant in Kansas City. Additional historic and now-defunct restaurants are discussed.

5. Q: Why Does the Downtown Area Smell Like Toast? Q: Why Does the Downtown Area Smell Like Toast? October 22, 1995 The aroma wafting through the air in the Garment [Wholesale] District near 8th and Broadway Boulevards can most likely be attributed to the Folger Coffee Company plant. The coffee company was established...

6. Wholesale (Garment) Historic District Wholesale (Garment) Historic District File contains clippings, articles and nomination for National Register of Historic Places for Garment District.

7. Wholesale District Wholesale District Nomination form for the National Register for the "sixty-one (61) important buildings of the Wholesale District, mainly along Broadway, West 7th, and West 8th Streets."