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41. Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights circa 1950s Evening view of the Country Club Plaza and the Christmas lighting. Believed to be looking east near 47th Street.

42. Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights circa 1950s Evening view of the Country Club Plaza and the Christmas lighting.

43. Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights circa 1950s Evening view of the Country Club Plaza and the Christmas lighting.

44. Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights circa 1950s Evening view of the Country Club Plaza and the Christmas lighting.

45. Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights circa 1950s Evening view of the Country Club Plaza and the Christmas lighting.

46. Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights circa 1950s Evening view of the Country Club Plaza with Christmas lighting, looking west along Nichols Road from Broadway. The Jack Henry store is on the south and Helzberg's jewelry store on the northwest corner...

47. Country Club Plaza: 46th Street Terrace to Ward Parkway, Mill Creek Parkway Westward to Penn Country Club Plaza: 46th Street Terrace to Ward Parkway, Mill Creek Parkway Westward to Penn 1926 Book describing and depicting scenes of and planning involved with the Country Club District and Plaza.

48. Court of the Penguins Court of the Penguins 1980 View looking east of the Court of the Penguins on the Country Club Plaza (south side of 47th Street). Architect Ed Wimmer, of Linscott, Haylett, Wimmer & Wheat, received an award for his design of this...

49. Cover Story: The Bannister Phenomenon Cover Story: The Bannister Phenomenon June//1985 Article about the rapid growth of Bannister Mall, citing the 90,000 attendance at a recent weekend, discussing urban planning problems arising with traffic and new construction in the area, with map and...

50. Crown Center Crown Center

51. Crown Center Shops--Innovative Retailing: A Special Report Crown Center Shops--Innovative Retailing: A Special Report September/23/1973 Entire section of the newspaper about Crown Center, consisting of articles and photos of its new shops.

52. Crown Center Work Is Begun: Parking Facilities Come First Crown Center Work Is Begun: Parking Facilities Come First September/16/1968 Construction of the parking garage as initial structure for the new $114 million shopping center, with 2500 underground parking spaces.

53. Crown Center: The Master Plan by Edward Larrabee Barnes Called for a Large Volume of Initial Construction Crown Center: The Master Plan by Edward Larrabee Barnes Called for a Large Volume of Initial Construction to Create an Impact in a Decaying Area October//1973 Photos, maps, illustrations, and article about the construction of the Crown Center mixed-use development of shopping, hotel, and residential space in Midtown Kansas City. History of its planning since...

54. Deaths: Ralph F. Oberlechner Deaths: Ralph F. Oberlechner December/27/1975 Photo and obituary for Ralph Oberlechner, "55, of 5112 Manning, Raytown, architect and owner of the Ralph F. Oberlechner Associates, architects, engineers and consultants, 6225 Brookside" Boulevard. Native...

55. Developer looks to add to Northland Developer looks to add to Northland July 5, 2003 Article describes the proposed "Tuileries Plaza" to be built at the southwest corner of Missouri Highway 45 and North Crosby Avenue. The retail, dining, and housing development is designed to be pedestrian-friendly,...

56. Developing Outlying Shopping Centers Developing Outlying Shopping Centers July 1929 J. C. Nichols's zoning suggestions for outlying urban shopping centers, including photos, with the example of the Plaza with its uniform arrangements in wide streets, shorter buildings, and Spanish design....

57. Early Plaza Slogan Still Valid due to J. C. Nichols' Vision Early Plaza Slogan Still Valid due to J. C. Nichols' Vision June//1980 Article about the unusual combination in Nichols of "vision" and practicality. Description of the early business of the Plaza and its 1926 slogan: "The Country Club Plaza--more than location--business...

58. End Paper: The Malling of Kansas City End Paper: The Malling of Kansas City June//1985 Article about the history of shopping centers nationally and in Kansas City, starting with cities locating next to bodies of water and "requirements of pedestrian and equestrian transportation," but later...

59. Face Off--The Plaza's Future: It's Bright Face Off--The Plaza's Future: It's Bright May//1985 Half of an article arguing the positive side of the Plaza's future, pointing to improving transportation through the Plaza as well as well-maintained commercial and residential tenancy, parking, etc.

60. Face Off--The Plaza's Future: It's in Danger Face Off--The Plaza's Future: It's in Danger May//1985 Half of an article arguing the negative side of the Plaza's future, pointing to the serious urban planning mistakes with uncontrolled development hurting the uniqueness of the place's intended land use...