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1. A New Place to Land A New Place to Land May/June 2005 Article describes the transformation of the former BMA Tower at 31st Street and Southwest Trafficway into luxury condominiums ("a residential Ritz-Carlton"). Renamed One Park Place, the tower, designed...

2. A Union Station Park A Union Station Park March 1914 Short article about the favorable proposition to use the "land directly to the south of the new Union Station. ..for park purposes," and "that ample traffic ways to the east and to the west from the station...

3. Aerial View of 26th and Broadway Aerial View of 26th and Broadway circa 1920s Aerial view looking northeast from 26th & Broadway. Included in view are Union Station and Penn Valley Park.

4. Aerial View of Penn Valley Park Aerial View of Penn Valley Park 1950 Aerial view looking north near 29th and Wyandotte. Shows military barracks south of Post Office and west of Saint Mary's Hospital.

5. An Impressive Start at Revitalizing Penn Valley Park An Impressive Start at Revitalizing Penn Valley Park May 12, 2013 Editorial summarizes recent efforts to revitalize Penn Valley Park and suggests future improvements. The author states that the efforts took place under the leadership of the Penn Valley Park Conservancy...

6. Automobile in Penn Valley Park Automobile in Penn Valley Park 1920 Car travelling down road in park near Santa Fe Trail marker.

7. Beloved Penn Valley Park Has New Protector Beloved Penn Valley Park Has New Protector May 26, 2010 The Penn Valley Conservancy is a new organization and a "potentially powerful ally for the stretched city parks department" in advocating for the park. The group's purpose is to protect the historic park...

8. Beyond the Trees of Penn Valley Park, the Towers of the City Beyond the Trees of Penn Valley Park, the Towers of the City June/28/1964 Photo of the park and the view from it of Downtown, with caption.

9. Cannon Firing Cannon Firing 1930 Distant side view of cannon being shot by unidentified people on grounds across from Union Station, occasion unknown. Also shows Railroad YMCA.

10. Cannon Firing before Union Station Cannon Firing before Union Station 1930 Side view of cannon being shot by unidentified people on grounds across from Union Station, occasion unknown.

11. Cannon Firing before Union Station Cannon Firing before Union Station 1930 Distant side view of cannon being shot by unidentified people on grounds across from Union Station, occasion unknown.

12. City Planning with Special Reference to the Planning of Streets and Lots City Planning with Special Reference to the Planning of Streets and Lots //1916 Photos and references to planned parks and residential areas, sidewalks, and roads, etc., with regard to conforming to the land.

13. Developer Buys BMA Tower Developer Buys BMA Tower October 12, 2004 SWD Communities in Newport Beach, California, "has purchased the former BMA Tower by Penn Valley Park and will convert it into condominiums designed to rival those on the Country Club Plaza." The original...

14. Distant Early Kansas City Skyline Distant Early Kansas City Skyline 1923 Looking north from Penn Valley Park.

15. Distant Kansas City Skyline Distant Kansas City Skyline 1950 Looking northeast from Penn Valley Park.

16. Downtown Kansas City Skyline Downtown Kansas City Skyline 1950 Looking northeast from the "Scout" statue located in Penn Valley Park.

17. Downtown Kansas City Skyline Downtown Kansas City Skyline 1950 Looking north from the "Scout" statue located in Penn Valley Park.

18. Early Kansas City Skyline Early Kansas City Skyline 1923 Looking northeast from Penn Valley Park.

19. Entertainment: The Best Is yet to Come! Entertainment: The Best Is yet to Come! August//1997 Information about the city's jazz history and its revitalization with the annual festival at Penn Valley Park.

20. Eva Barnhardt [sic] Gray Reminisces: Before Penn Valley Was a Park It Meant Homes and Businesses Eva Barnhardt [sic] Gray Reminisces: Before Penn Valley Was a Park It Meant Homes and Businesses Summer//1980 Reminiscences about early businesses and homes, including that of the interviewee's father, J. C. Burkhardt, a grocer.