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1. 6th Street 6th Street 1870 Early view of Kansas City riverfront, looking west from 6th and Missouri River.

2. 7th Street 7th Street 1870 Looking northwest from 7th and the bluffs towards Missouri River.

3. Early Kansas City Early Kansas City 1870 Looking northwest across West Bottoms from 12th Street at top of the West Bluffs.

4. Early Kansas City Riverfront Early Kansas City Riverfront 1870 Looking southwest along south side of Missouri River towards the West Bottoms.

5. Early Kansas City Riverfront Early Kansas City Riverfront 1870 Looking west from near the south end of the Hannibal Bridge.

6. Early Kansas City, Missouri Early Kansas City, Missouri 1870 West Kansas from bluff, at 10th Street.

7. From the Pike to the Spike From the Pike to the Spike Summer 1993 Article about the history of river front development in Saint Louis along the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers, starting with the "Pike" steamship in 1817 and the "spike" in railroads, made possible with...

8. Gillis House Hotel Gillis House Hotel 1870 Distant frontal and side view; also shows riverfront.

9. Gillis House Hotel Gillis House Hotel 1870 Distant view as seen through the stone supports of the Hannibal Bridge.

10. Gillis House Hotel Gillis House Hotel 1870 Partial rear view; also shows Missouri River in background.

11. Guns and Gunfighters [The Buffalo Hunters, Part Two] Guns and Gunfighters [The Buffalo Hunters, Part Two] November/1/1930 Photos and article (second in a series of four articles) about buffalo hunting in the Kansas prairies in the early 1870s, featuring the meeting of the hunters and gunfighters (including Wild Bill Hickok,...

12. Levee at Walnut Levee at Walnut 1870 Early view of riverfront area identified as levee at the foot of Walnut Street. Shows the bluffs and grading.

13. Missouri Valley Historical Society Records Finding Aid Missouri Valley Historical Society Records Finding Aid 1830-1940, bulk 1889-1940 The Missouri Valley Historical Society (1913-1940) was the successor to the Kansas City Historical Society (1906-1913) and the Early Settler's Society and Historical Association (1896-1906). All these...

14. Photograph Scrapbook #3 Historic Kansas City Finding Aid Photograph Scrapbook #3 Historic Kansas City Finding Aid ca.1865-1880 The scrapbook contains 72 various-sized, second-generation black and white prints of early Kansas City riverfront views. Included are scenes of the grading of the bluffs for streets, early commercial and...

15. Riverfront View Riverfront View 1870 Early view identified as the Missouri River riverfront west from the Hannibal Bridge at foot of Broadway.

16. Riverfront View Riverfront View 1870 Early view of the Kansas City riverfront identified as west Kansas City from bluff near 5th Street.

17. Riverfront View Riverfront View 1870 Early view of Kansas City riverfront identified as view of west Kansas City looking north from 12th.

18. This Was Missouri: A Portfolio of Early Street Scenes This Was Missouri: A Portfolio of Early Street Scenes January//1955 Photo of "The Market" in the 1870s, with a crowd of horse-drawn carriages.

19. West Bottoms West Bottoms 1870 Looking west from 8th Street at the West Bluffs.

20. Wyandotte Street Wyandotte Street 1870 Early view identified as Wyandotte Street near 2nd Street looking north across the Missouri River.