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1. 'Like an Earthquake' 'Like an Earthquake' February 20, 2013 Article reports on a large natural gas explosion in the Country Club Plaza that injured at least 16 people and destroyed the iconic JJ's Restaurant at 48th Street and Belleview Avenue. The force of the...

2. 47th Street at Virginia Avenue 47th Street at Virginia Avenue 1926 View looking southwest from 47th and Virginia, including a proposed 48th Street Trafficway linking to Troost Avenue.

3. 48th Street 48th Street 1926 View looking west along 48th Street from Oak Street. Includes outlines of proposed widening of trafficway, and several unidentified apartment buildings.

4. 48th Street 48th Street 1926 View looking east on 48th Street from Charlotte. Includes drawing of proposed roadway. Streetcar tracks, parked automobiles and residences on 48th Street are pictured.

5. 48th Street at Troost Avenue 48th Street at Troost Avenue 1926 View looking east on 48th Street (near Harrison) toward Troost Ave. Streetcars, tracks, overhead lines, and several buildings are pictured; also shows proposed widening of 48th.

6. 48th Street at Troost Avenue 48th Street at Troost Avenue 1926 View of 48th Street entering Troost Avenue, including proposed widening/condemnation.

7. A Tale of Two Projects: New Planning Processes Change Community Attitudes A Tale of Two Projects: New Planning Processes Change Community Attitudes April 2003 Introduction to two separate articles showing how two projects in 1998 were stopped as a result of strong community opposition, and the later results when the community became involved in the planning...

8. About Town About Town September/11/1953 Description of John Parks, "art instructor at the University of Kansas, who recently completed an elaborate decoration at Sidney's restaurant on Linwood boulevard." Description of his "mural depict[ing]...

9. Bernstein-Rein Pursues Development Near Plaza Bernstein-Rein Pursues Development Near Plaza April 10, 2004 Article says the firm expects to break ground Fall 2004 on an $80 million development that will occupy most of the block between Roanoke Road and Belleview Avenue, from Ward Parkway to 48th Street. Bernstein-Rein...

10. Clay County Courthouse Annex Clay County Courthouse Annex 1988 View of the Clay County Courthouse Annex, located at 1901 N.E. 48th Street. Abend Singleton Associates, Inc. received an award for their design of this building.

11. Condominium Owners File Suit To Head Off Artwork Accident Condominium Owners File Suit To Head Off Artwork Accident May 6-12, 2005 Owners of some of the condominiums in the Vanity Fair building at 700 W. 48th Street are suing the building manager over the ceramic heads perched on top of the building. They claim the heads are dangerous...

12. Deaths: Dr. Harry Underwood Deaths: Dr. Harry Underwood April/16/1969 Photo and obituary for Dr. Harry Underwood, "50, of 121 West [48th Street]," a Kansas City physician. Native of Lucas, Kansas coming to Kansas City in the 1940s as builder of "the Medical building, 5100...

13. Deaths: Mrs. Slylva [sic] H. Guettel Deaths: Mrs. Slylva [sic] H. Guettel December/18/1971 Obituary for "Mrs. Sylva Hershfield Guettel, 72, the widow of Arthur A. Guettel, chairman of the board of the Palace Clothing Company," born in Michigan and coming to Kansas City about 1951, residing at...

14. Edgy Brilliance Edgy Brilliance May 2008 Drawings and article about the construction of the new Plaza West Edge multi-use development in the Country Club Plaza. The project owner and CEO of Bernstein-Rein Advertising, Bob Bernstein, "wanted the...

15. Eugene Field Apartments Eugene Field Apartments 1999 Front view of Eugene Field Apartments, 807 W. 48th Street.

16. Forest Avenue Forest Avenue 1926 View of proposed area of an extension of 48th Street, from Forest Avenue. Includes a cart, "Lunch" building, and several other unidentified buildings.

17. Henry D. Krug, Jr. Retires from Architectural Firm Henry D. Krug, Jr. Retires from Architectural Firm December/30/1970 File containing a biographical article about Henry Krug, Jr., an architect and vice-president of McArthur-Jarchow and Associates, with residence at 4123 West 68th Terrace. Native of Russell, Kansas coming...

18. J. E. Dunn Leaves West Edge Project J. E. Dunn Leaves West Edge Project October 2, 2008 J. E. Dunn Construction Co. pulled out of the West Edge project being built at 48th Street and Belleview Avenue. Article discusses the dispute over costs and payments between Dunn and Trilogy Development...

19. Kansas City Art Commission Award Photographs-Landmarks Commission Finding Aid Kansas City Art Commission Award Photographs-Landmarks Commission Finding Aid 1964-1988 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...

20. Leader: Paul Miner Leader: Paul Miner May//1971 Photo and biographical article about Paul Miner, "president and chief executive officer" of the Kansas City Star Company and "lifelong newsman." Description of his life and career, born and raised in the...