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E 31st Street
E 30th Street
W 31st Street
Photograph, B/w, 11x...
Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
Gray and Company Window Interior
View of the Gray & Co. drugstore display window from inside the shop located at 31st Street and Woodland Avenue in Kansas City, Missouri.
Group Hopes to Revive Old Disney Studio
May 28, 2012
Article reports on fundraising efforts by a group called Thank You Walt Disney, Inc., for the restoration of the old Laugh-O-Gram animation studio at 31st Street and Forest Avenue. The group hopes to reopen...
Health Center Head Is Named
October 13, 1967
Dr. Samuel Rodgers appointed director of the new neighborhood health center to be opened soon [in 1967] at Wayne Miner court. Dr. Rodgers was also "a partner in group practice at the Doctors clinic" at...
Photo and bio of Henry Clark (1849-1907), a Civil War veteran from New York, engaged as a theater actor and oil speculator in the Midwest, moving to Kansas City in 1876, building the Newmarket Theater...
Hughes' Kansas City Views
Photo of the "residence of Webster Withers, Troost Ave. and 31st Street."
Ivanhoe to Get New Center
January 18, 2006
Article describes the near-completion of the Nutter Ivanhoe Neighborhood Center, a community center at 37th Street and Woodland Avenue designed to serve the Ivanhoe neighborhood. A former fire station...
Photo and bio of John Moore (1840-1917), mayor of Kansas City in 1885. Description of his life and career as a native of Kentucky raised near Blue Springs, Missouri, and serving the Confederacy in the...
Kansas Citians with Records: City Builders--Representative Missourians
Biographical sketch of Judge John Stone, a residential real estate developer and promoter of "the Brooklyn avenue and [10th Street] car line, as well as the [31st Street] car line." Born in Alabama in...
Kansas City--West Side
Papers, brochures, and similar information on the West Side neighborhood, approximately between I-35, 31st Street, 18th Street, and Broadway Boulevards. Additional information about community centers and...
Kansas City Art Commission Award Photographs-Landmarks Commission Finding Aid
Collection of 122 8' x 10' color photographs documenting the winners of biannual architecture and urban design awards granted by the Kansas City Art Commission from 1964 through 1988. Subjects include...
Kansas City Blues Parade
Cars traveling south on Troost at 31st in SCBA parade honoring Kansas City Blues; lead car carrying Kansas City Blues Queen.
Kansas City Headliners
Photo of Webster Withers, Jr., "intersted in extensive real estate holdings in the [31st Street] and Troost [Avenue] area, with his offices in the Westover building."
Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908
Biographical sketch of V. M. Murphey, "conducting business under the name of the Murphey Coal & Feed Company at Twentieth and Forest streets." Born in Mississippi in 1862 and coming to Kansas City in 1883...
Kansas City: A Place in Time
Photo and text about William R. Nelson's "planned. ..row of small houses on the south side of 31st Street between Walnut Street and Grand Avenue."
According to the local history index card, the KCMO-TV Tower at 125 East 31st Street (owned by KCPT-TV, Channel 19, as of the mid-1970s) is 1,042 feet tall.
KCTV Tower at 31st and Grand
Looking east along 31st Street. Shows the KCTV tower at 125 E. 31st, on the southwest corner of E. 31st and Grand, in the distance.
Lamp Post at 31st and Troost
Lamp post bearing street signs at 31st and Troost.
Laugh-O-Gram Studio Where Walt Disney Worked
Full frontal view; located at 1127 E. 31st Street.
Linda Lighton: Working to Build Bridges
Photos and biographical article about Linda Lighton, an artist growing up in Kansas City as "the daughter of Al Lighton--'Mr. Woolf Brothers'" and becoming a sculptor of Indian and related subjects, returning...
December 10, 1925
Looking north along the east side of Main from 31st Terrace.
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