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1. 1840 Kansas City Map 1840 Kansas City Map Reprint of Father Nicolas Point's 1840 map, from a Kansas City Times article entitled "Earliest Map of Kansas City," depicting the locations of the homes of his parishioners, in the area of the West Bottoms,...

2. Bird's Eye View of Early Kansas City Bird's Eye View of Early Kansas City circa 1885 Unframed, mounted photograph (20 in. x 40 in.) of a bird's eye view map drawing, location of original unknown. Image extends from the bend in the Missouri River just below the confluence of the Missouri...

3. Bird's Eye View of Early Kansas City Bird's Eye View of Early Kansas City 1887 Framed (14 in. x 20 in.) map which is a reproduction of "Case & Norman's Stranger's Guide to Kansas City, Missouri." Caption at bottom reads: "To accommodate Kansas City newcomers, this 1887 map often...

4. Clyde and Mae Porter Clyde and Mae Porter Collection of Clyde Porter (dying before 1958) and his wife Mae Reed Porter, or Mae Porter, of early Kansas City history and origins, with photos, maps, and illustrations, etc.

5. Early Map of Kentucky Early Map of Kentucky n.d. Framed (23 in. x 25 in.) copy of the John Filson map of "Kentucke." Inscription reads: "This map of Kentucke, drawn from actual observations is inscribed with the most perfect respect to the honorable...

6. Interurban Central Station Company Interurban Central Station Company 1929 Folder contains a pamphlet from the Committee of One Hundred (1909), project report which includes maps, and photograph connected with the proposed office building, hotel and bus terminal for the Interurban...

7. Jackson County Street Map Jackson County Street Map Circa 1960s A framed, Jackson County street map (42.5 in. x 41 in.) with an index of streets published by the Gallup Map Company. Appears to be post 1960.

8. Jacob Ragan Jacob Ragan Photos, illustrations, maps, and information on Jacob Ragan (1792-1870), builder of the first Christian Church in Kansas City at about 37th and Holmes Roads. Arriving in Jackson County in 1837 as a veteran...

9. Kansas City Guides Kansas City Guides ca1920 Folder contains two published brochures. One is entitled "Taxicab Information" which gives a complete directory of streets, buildings, theatres, and clubs of greater Kansas City. It also includes Kansas...

10. Kansas City Missouri School Districts Kansas City Missouri School Districts n.d. Framed map (19 in. x 25 in.) of the Kansas City Missouri School Districts. Map shows street boundaries for schools. Orange lines indicate "White School Districts," green lines indicate "Colored School...

11. Kansas City School District Map Kansas City School District Map 1971 Unframed (30 in. x 33.5 in.) map of the Kansas City School District, January 1971. Includes on the front an index of schools and other district facilities with addresses. The legend includes: elementary...

12. Kansas City Street Guides Kansas City Street Guides 1910-ca1950s Folder contains three pocket size Kansas City street guides. Two are undated but appear to be from the 1950s-60s period and one is dated 1910. The vertical files in this collection were formerly a part...

13. Map of Missouri River Map of Missouri River 1897 Framed color map (21.5 in. x 37.5 in.) of the Missouri River showing progress of works of improvement at Kansas City, Missouri by the Missouri River Commission, Kansas City Division from surveys of Dec....

14. Oregon Trail Oregon Trail circa 2006 Framed (26.5 in. x 17.5 in.) and matted giclée print "The Oregon Trail; The Highway of the Pioneers to the Pacific Northwest." The print is a reproduction from a map in the MVSC map collection by W. F....

15. Spalding 1855 Map of Westport Spalding 1855 Map of Westport The 1855 Spalding map of Westport, Missouri, which hangs in the Special Collections Department as of September 26, 1974, is on indefinite loan to the Kansas City Public Library from the Daughters of Old...

16. Traffic Code Traffic Code [1925]-ca. 1960s Folder contains an assortment of brochures, flyers, fold outs with speed limit maps, etc., all concerning traffic codes and regulations for Kansas City, Missouri.

17. University of Missouri-Columbia Campus University of Missouri-Columbia Campus 1910 Unframed, bird's eye view map (17.75 in. x 29.5 in.) of the University of Missouri-Columbia drawn by Arthur J. Elder. Coprighted in 1910 by W. T. Little & Co., New York. It is a buff color with brown inks....

18. Westport: Gateway to the Early West Westport: Gateway to the Early West 1949 Rough draft or manuscript version of the book "Westport: Gateway to the Early West" written in 1949 by author Louis Honig (born in 1887), with photos, maps, illustrations, and information on Westport history....