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1. 11th and Grand Avenue, Looking North 11th and Grand Avenue, Looking North Postcard of 11th and Grand Avenue, Looking North

2. 5th Street 5th Street 1940 Storefronts along south side of 5th Street, between Walnut and Grand, including "Bond Lunch" diner, a barbershop, and "Fern Laundry."

3. 9th Street, West from McGee 9th Street, West from McGee Postcard of 9th Sreet, West from McGee

4. A Letter from Daniel Geary A Letter from Daniel Geary September//1970 Reminiscences by Daniel Geary from 1915 about the radical changes in the topography in the Town of Kansas around 1856-1859, as its early streets were built and hills graded for settlement. Description...

5. Admiral Boulevard Admiral Boulevard 1995 Description with photos and history of Admiral Boulevard, part of the park and boulevard system, from Highland to Grand Avenue, 1.05 miles long, acquired in 1900.

6. Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Plains //1858 Detailed description of the extension of Grand Avenue south to Westport from Kansas City in 1857, "decidedly one of the handsomest and most attractive streets in the State--and is evidently destined to...

7. Annual Review of Greater Kansas City Illustrated, 1908 Annual Review of Greater Kansas City Illustrated, 1908 1908 Photos and description of Kansas City's park and boulevard system, depicting Admiral Boulevard, Grand Avenue, Independence Avenue, Woodland Avenue, Cliff Drive, and Gladstone Boulevard.

8. Another View of Grand Avenue Another View of Grand Avenue January 1914 Photo of Grand Avenue buildings, "an unusual picture with a striking showing of masses of masonry."

9. Centropolis Hotel Centropolis Hotel 1940 Street level view looking northwest at the southeast corner of 5th and Grand. The Centropolis, built in 1880, was the first hotel in Kansas City to install electric lighting. "As Kansas City moved southward...

10. City Window: Wide Berth City Window: Wide Berth October 1, 1979 Ever wonder why Grand Avenue is wider than other streets downtown? One of biggest givers of land to Kansas City, next to Colonel Thomas Swope, was Milton McGee, who, in 1852, gave the city an entire block...

11. Gladstone Boulevard, North from Independence Avenue Gladstone Boulevard, North from Independence Avenue Postcard of Gladstone Boulevard, North from Independence Avenue

12. Grand Avenue Grand Avenue August 6, 1946 View facing south on Grand Avenue from 13th Street at night. The Missouri Theater is visible on right.

13. Grand Avenue Grand Avenue October 16, 1938 Article about the origins of Grand Avenue in the road built by Peter Roi (also known as Peter Roy) to his river ferry in the 1820s-1830s. Grand Avenue was the first outlet from the river front that bridged...

14. Grand Avenue Grand Avenue

15. Grand Avenue Grand Avenue 1943 Street level view looking southwest from the northeast corner of 5th and Grand.

16. Grand Avenue at 13th Street Grand Avenue at 13th Street 1999 Street level view of the southeast corner of Grand Avenue at 13th Street in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. View is looking toward the south. Included in the view is the Justrite Rubber Stamp and Seal...

17. Grand Avenue, North from 12th Street Grand Avenue, North from 12th Street Postcard of Grand Avenue, North from 12th Street

18. Grand Avenue, North from 12th Street Grand Avenue, North from 12th Street Postcard of Grand Avenue, North from 12th Street

19. Grand Avenue, North from 12th Street Grand Avenue, North from 12th Street Postcard of Grand Avenue, North from 12th Street

20. Grand Avenue, North from 12th Street Grand Avenue, North from 12th Street Postcard of Grand Avenue, North from 12th Street