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1. Zeldin Collection of Journal-Post Glass Negatives Finding Aid Zeldin Collection of Journal-Post Glass Negatives Finding Aid ca1920-1942 (bulk 1928-1938) The 389 black and white negatives originated with the "Kansas City Journal Post" newspaper. The collection also includes 349 8" x 10" black and white photographs. All the images reflect a newspaper's interest...

2. Willis Castle Memorial Photograph Collection Finding Aid Willis Castle Memorial Photograph Collection Finding Aid ca1920-1950 (bulk 1940s-1950s) This collection contains 340 black and white, 8" x 10" photographs. Many of them were a part of the Department of Welfare, Kansas City, Missouri. The focus of this collection is on people and activities,...

3. Stranger's Guide to Kansas City, Missouri Stranger's Guide to Kansas City, Missouri 1927 A reproduction of the 1887 Case and Norman's Stranger's Guide which appeared in The Kansas City Star around 1927 that shows an aerial view of business and industrial districts of Kansas City as seen from...

4. Stockyards, Kansas City Stockyards, Kansas City 1907-10 Panoramic view of the Kansas City Stockyards and West Bottoms area. Caption on photograph reads, "Kansas City, Mo. Stock Yards, 500 Ft. above 19th & Genesee Street, Oct. 1907, From Lawrence Captive Airship."...

5. Speas Vinegar Plant Speas Vinegar Plant 1945 Aerial views of plant and grounds; located at 2400 Nicholson.

6. Speas Vinegar Plant Speas Vinegar Plant 1945 Aerial views of plant and grounds.

7. Southwest Boulevard Area Southwest Boulevard Area 1951 Aerial view of Southwest Boulevard in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood, showing smoke rising from a fire.

8. SC117 Map Collection SC117 Map Collection 1642-2009 and n.d. This is an artificial collection consisting of maps found in the Missouri Valley Special Collections. The collection includes historical, road, and geological maps, as well as travel guides. Most of the...

9. SC1 Joe Sanders Collection Finding Aid SC1 Joe Sanders Collection Finding Aid ca. 1908-1950 (bulk 1920-1940) Joe Sanders was born in Thayer, Kansas, and spent the majority of his childhood in the Kansas City area. He started his musical performances as a boy soprano in local church choirs and graduated from Westport...

10. Rosedale Area after 1951 Flood Rosedale Area after 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of the Rosedale area in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood.

11. Robert Askren Photograph Collection Finding Aid Robert Askren Photograph Collection Finding Aid circa 1870s-2005, bulk 1950-1980s Local photographer Robert G. Askren donated photographs and negatives to the Missouri Valley Special Collections in 2006. He worked for Harkins Commercial Photo Co. which he later purchased and renamed...

12. Richard Corliss Photograph Collection Finding Aid Richard Corliss Photograph Collection Finding Aid circa 1945-1960 Richard Corliss was born in Springfield, Massachussetts, in 1915 and moved to Kansas City in 1944. He worked as a freelance photographer, capturing scenes for sale to local news agencies. His collection...

13. Richard Bolling Federal Building Under Construction Richard Bolling Federal Building Under Construction 1964-07-14 Exterior view looking to the southeast from downtown which shows the construction of the Richard Bolling Federal Building located on 12th Street. I-70 interchange is also visible.

14. Quality Hill Area Quality Hill Area 1956 Aerial view of Quality Hill area located just west of downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Included in the view is the 12th Street Viaduct as well as the Quality Hill Apartments. Looking toward the southwest....

15. Quality Hill Area Quality Hill Area 1956 Aerial view of Quality Hill area located just west of downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Included in the view is the 12th Street Viaduct as well as the Quality Hill Apartments. Looking toward the southwest....

16. Quality Hill and Downtown Kansas City Quality Hill and Downtown Kansas City 1956 Aerial view looking toward the southeast with the Quality Hill area and portions of downtown Kansas City, Missouri, in view. The 8th Street Tunnel is visible in the lower right side. Other buildings in...

17. North of the Missouri River at Kansas City North of the Missouri River at Kansas City 1950 Looking northeast, near 6th Street Trafficway and Broadway.

18. Municipal Stadium Municipal Stadium April 12, 1955 Aerial view of stadium. "Opening Day, K.C. Athletics vs Detroit...Attendance 32,834."

19. Municipal Airport, Aerial View Municipal Airport, Aerial View 1971-11-07 Aerial view of the Municipal Airport showing runways and terminal. Missouri River travels from the north at the top of the frame and bends to the right, and the Kansas (Kaw) River meets up with the Missouri...

20. Missouri Riverfront At Kansas City Missouri Riverfront At Kansas City 1953 Looking northwest, near 18th and Holmes.