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1. Commerce Towers Commerce Towers May//1963 Illustration and article about the new 30-story Commerce Towers building designed by architects Keene, Simpson & Murphy. Built in 1962 at 913 Main Street on the site of the demolished (for replacement...

2. Downtown: 1997-2004 Downtown: 1997-2004 n.d. Photographs of downtown Kansas City.

3. New KMBC Station Links Radio and Pioneer Era New KMBC Station Links Radio and Pioneer Era October 1933 Description of the new KMBC radio station and tower being constructed at 50th and Belinder. Includes a drawing and details and specifics of the building and part of the "vertical radiator," or tower. Arthur...

4. New Police Radio at Kansas City: More Power and Clarity New Police Radio at Kansas City: More Power and Clarity July//1939 Photos and article about "KGPE, the police radio station at Kansas City," called "[t]he most complete and elaborate layout of police radio equipment in the country." description of the radio tower atop...

5. Renovating the Family Business Renovating the Family Business June//1984 Article about the nationally prominent Kansas City, Kansas, business of "ProSoCo, a manufacturer of building cleaning compounds," used in the renovation of such buildings as the local Folly Theater, New...

6. Skylines Is Indebted to Miss Allie T. Hill, Sister of Kansas City Architect Harry H. Hill, for the Above Skylines Is Indebted to Miss Allie T. Hill, Sister of Kansas City Architect Harry H. Hill, for the Above Drawing January//1961 Illustration and description of the architectural "plans for the 52-story 'Heart of America Towers' in 1930" by the late architect Harry Hill. "[D]esigned with spiral ramps in the center section to allow...

7. The Gateway of Kansas: A Supplement to Harper's Weekly The Gateway of Kansas: A Supplement to Harper's Weekly September/15/1888 Drawing of the old Post Office with two towers and the West Bottoms "packing house district."

8. The Leaning Tower of Waldo The Leaning Tower of Waldo November 1, 1975 History of the Waldo Water Tower at 75th and Holmes Roads, built in 1920, and 134 feet high.

9. The Lighter Side of Business The Lighter Side of Business January 2001 Photo, history, and description of "the tall KCTV-5 tower at 125 East 31st St. in Kansas City, Mo."

10. Tower, Unique Unity Village Landmark Reaches Half Century of Service Tower, Unique Unity Village Landmark Reaches Half Century of Service Fall//1979 Article about the "unique-to-the-midwest Italian Renaissance architecture" of the towers and campus, "World Headquarters of Unity School of Christianity" located "15 miles southeast of Kansas City in Jackson...

11. Well-Off at Wellington Well-Off at Wellington December 2006 Article describes plans for developer Bruce Roberts's Wellington Place, a luxury condominium project to be constructed at 7th and Grand. Plans for the location include two towers on either side of Grand...

12. Where Did the Cool Stuff at KCI Come From? Where Did the Cool Stuff at KCI Come From? October 2005 Article describing public art at Kansas City International Airport funded through the One Percent for Art program of Kansas City, Missouri. One Percent projects at KCI include the blue terrazzo floors,...