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1. A New Home for Frank L. Severance A New Home for Frank L. Severance April/9/1916 Illustration and caption about the new house of Frank Severance, "treasurer of the Irving-Pitt Manufacturing Company, being built at 629 West [57th Street Terrace," designed by architect John Van Brunt....

2. Cowherd Built Homes: "The Standard of Value" Cowherd Built Homes: "The Standard of Value" 1923 Illustration of the "just completed" house at 651 West 57th Street.

3. Cowherd Built Homes: "The Standard of Value" Cowherd Built Homes: "The Standard of Value" 1923 Illustration of the house "under construction" at 637 West 57th Street.

4. Deaths: Mrs. Paul S. May Deaths: Mrs. Paul S. May April/24/1974 Obituary for Mrs. Gladys May, "48, of 120 [West 61st Terrace], a founder of the H. E. E. D. (Help Educate Emotionally Disturbed) School," later "known as the Children's Special Education Center, 400 [West...

5. Family Friendly: Designers' Showhouse Has Been a Retreat For Many Generations Family Friendly: Designers' Showhouse Has Been a Retreat For Many Generations May 5, 2004 Article about the 2004 Designers' Showhouse XXXV at 1035 W. 57th Street built in 1916 by J. C. Nichols and Wight and Wight as architects. The first resident was George Bunting.

6. First Federal Bank of Kansas City Abstracts Collection Finding Aid First Federal Bank of Kansas City Abstracts Collection Finding Aid 1824-1978 (bulk 1835-1960) This collection contains 59 unique abstracts for residential property located primarily in Johnson County, Kansas, and in the Missouri counties of Jackson and Clay. This property resides in 12 municipalities...

7. Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men 1925 Photo and bio of Walter Scott McLucas, or Walter McLucas, "President of the Commerce Trust Company," born in Indiana in 1875 and coming to Kansas City about 1915, succeeding William Kemper as president...

8. Leader: George E. Powell, Jr. Leader: George E. Powell, Jr. August//1966 Photo and biographical article about George Powell, Jr., president of "Yellow Transit Freight Lines, Inc.," since 1957 with residence at 1040 West 57th Street. Born in Kansas City in 1926 and serving the...

9. Leonard Waddell Leonard Waddell January/24/1965 File containing an obituary for Leonard Waddell, "73, of 619 West [57th Street]," a realtor at 1002 Walnut Street. Native of Council Bluffs, Iowa coming to Kansas City about 1900 as a "son of Dr. J. A....

10. Minister, Mason, Wilbur N. Minister, Mason, Wilbur N. ca1925 Portrait of Wilbur N. Mason, pastor of the Country Club Methodist Episcopal Church located at 416 W. 57th Street.

11. Mrs. E. S. Hackett Dies: Her Father, Peter Soden, Came Here in 1852 Mrs. E. S. Hackett Dies: Her Father, Peter Soden, Came Here in 1852 July/1/1965 Obituary for "Mrs. Elizabeth Soden Hackett [or Elizabeth Hackett, a lifelong Kansas Citian residing at 1228 West 57th Street], 96, daughter of Peter Soden, a pioneer Kansas City contractor and real estate...

12. Notable Kansas Citians of 1915-1916-1917-1918 Notable Kansas Citians of 1915-1916-1917-1918 1925 Photo and bio of Cliff Jones, co-founder of the R. B. Jones and Sons insurance company in the Massachusetts building about 1909, with residence at 836 West 57th Street.

13. Pembroke-Country Day into Fortieth Year Pembroke-Country Day into Fortieth Year September/22/1950 Photo and article about "the Pembroke-Country Day School" and the book being written about its history by "Cecil Coad, oldest in years of service on the Pem-Day faculty." Started at the Wornall home and...

14. Photographs and Facts Photographs and Facts June/24/1916 Photo and biographical article about Cliff Jones, co-organizer of "R. B. Jones and Sons, Insurance," with his father R. B. Jones and brother Carey Jones. Descripton of his life and career, born in Kentucky...

15. Profile: Clarence Kelley--The Man behind the Badge Profile: Clarence Kelley--The Man behind the Badge October//1978 Photos and biographical article about Clarence Kelley, nicknamed "Dick Tracy" for his similarity to the "cartoon sleuth" in his police detective work. Detailed description of his life and career, born...

16. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page f002 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page f002 1895-1907 Handdrawn map of Bowling Green Addition showing the K. C. & S. E. Railroad right of way. Pasted on flyleaf on volume 1.

17. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p787 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p787 1917-1945 A portion of eastern Kansas City from E. 55th Street south to E. 58th Street Terrace and from Walrond Avenue east to Swope Parkway, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of...

18. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p788 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p788 1917-1945 A portion of eastern Kansas City from E. 55th Street south to E. 58th Street Terrace and from Swope Parkway east to Kensington Avenue, showing buildings, streets and additions. Large numbers at edges of...

19. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p802 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p802 1917-1945 A portion of western Kansas City from W. 55th Street south to W. 58th Street and from Belleview Avenue east to Wornall Road, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer...

20. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p808 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p808 1917-1945 A portion of western Kansas City from E. 54th Street south to E. 57th Street and from Westover Road east to Oak Street, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to...