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Glass Negative, Color
Harkins Commercial Pho...
Ford, Frank S
A Postcard from Old Kansas City
Photo and history of Fairmount Park (established by Arthur Stilwell to promote his interurban railway between Kansas City and Independence), located at the eastern limit of Kansas City with the area's...
Site of the Old Toll Bridge at Linn Creek
Photo and text about the old toll bridge over the Osage River at Linn Creek, now submerged beneath the Lake of the Ozarks.
Results of County Planning: Jackson County, Missouri
Photo of "Cave Spring Lake, a spot of scenic beauty near Gregory Road and Blue Ridge."
Imperial Kansas City: Her Wonderful Growth and Resources
Photo of the lake at the park.
Water Is Pumped into an Improved Lake in Loose Memorial Park
Photo of the lake with the article.
Kansas City und Sein Deutschthum im 19. Jahrhundert
Photo of the lakeside structure at the park.
Lake Jacomo Grows as a Recreational Asset
Photo, map, and caption about the upcoming opening of the "sprawling 3,400-acre recreational area of Lake Jacomo" near Lee's Summit, Missouri.
Photos of Knobtown, Missouri, and nearby scenes in eastern Jackson County of "Wildwood Lakes" and "a race track on the Frank Niles farm on Blue Ridge, west of Raytown."
Water Resources Development by the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers in Missouri
Photos with drawings showing the modification of the the Little Blue River with dams and lakes, by the United States Army Corps of Engineers, in order to control its potential flooding and to create recreational...
Table Rock Lake
Photos, maps, illustrations, and information on Table Rock Lake in southeastern Missouri on the border with Arkansas, with its associated tourist attractions, etc.
Tuttle Creek Lake
Photos, maps, illustrations, and information on Tuttle Creek Lake and Tuttle Creek Dam in north central Kansas, about 125 miles west of Kansas City near Manhattan, Kansas.
Photos, maps, illustrations, and information on various lakes in Kansas such as Lake Milford (Wakefield, Kansas), Kanopolis Reservoir (west of Salina, Kansas) and Fall River Reservoir (near Fall River,...
Photos, maps, illustrations, and information on Wildwood Lakes near Raytown, Missouri, with picnic grounds and other tourist attractions since the 1930s.
When Rockaway Beach Rocked
August 24, 2011
Postcard image and short article about the development of Rockaway Beach on Lake Taneycomo in the Ozarks. The resort community was developed in the early-1900s by Kansas City businessman and realtor Willard...
Postcard of Rock's Lake nursery at 63rd and Meyer
Reservoir located in Observation Park.
Kansas City Metropolitan Area: Tour with Cities Service
Road map of Kansas City and vicinity; indexes nearby cities and towns, points of interest, lakes, parks, rivers, airports, golf and country clubs. Reverse side includes maps of metropolitan Kansas City,...
Kansas City and Vicinity
Road map of Kansas City and vicinity, including Platte and Clay Counties, and Johnson, Wyandotte and Leavenworth Counties in Kansas. Indexes nearby cities and towns, points of interest, golf and country...
Taking the Lake Break
Section of the issue about the Lake of the Ozarks in general, including its development, resort and entertainment attractions, and growing housing opportunities, including a business directory and many...
Chicago, Lake Michigan
Small waves breaking on Lake Michigan.
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