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181. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Illustrated caricature of August Uhl, manager of the Waldon W. Shaw Auto Livery.

182. Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra Scrapbooks Finding Aid Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra Scrapbooks Finding Aid 1933-1966 The Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra began performing in 1933 and ceased in 1982. Beginning performances were held in Convention Hall. The orchestra's home for many years was the Music Hall located in...

183. Kansas City Sees Expressways Preventing 1970 Traffic Jams Kansas City Sees Expressways Preventing 1970 Traffic Jams March//1952 Article about the proposed expansion of Greater Kansas City's highway system for automobiles, including the Downtown business loop, shown on a map, with discussion on funding, parking, and other relevant...

184. Kansas City Star Kansas City Star 1928 View looking north on Grand Avenue. The Kansas City Star newspaper building is in view in the center, located at 18th and Grand just south of downtown Kansas City, Missouri. There are vehicles in view...

185. Kansas City Transportation Kansas City Transportation

186. Kansas City Wins Grand Prize in National Traffic Safety Contest Kansas City Wins Grand Prize in National Traffic Safety Contest April//1940 Announcement of Kansas City's award of the grand prize in the 1930 National Traffic Safety Contest, for cities between 250,000 and 500,000 in population.

187. Kansas City Woman Flier Wins Many Awards Kansas City Woman Flier Wins Many Awards December/18/1961 Photo and biographical article about Grace Harris, winner of international racing competitions starting in the late 1940s in America and Europe, in both airplanes and automobiles.

188. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Illustration and biographical sketch of Mary Scherrill Dickerson, or Mary Dickerson, an eccentric automobile driver and "the owner of the most expensive automobile in Kansas City" in the 1901s. Description...

189. Kansas City's Deluge Kansas City's Deluge September/26/1977 Photos and article about the destructive flash flood along Brush Creek and the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City in 1977, sweeping away numerous automobiles and engulfing a trailer park, etc.

190. Kansas City's Hills and Humps Kansas City's Hills and Humps September/3/1916 Illustration (of the road on Reservoir Hill) and article about the steepest hills in Kansas City and their new (1916) perception as a welcome challenge for traveling over by drivers of motor cars or automobiles....

191. Kansas City's No. 1 Employer: Small Business Kansas City's No. 1 Employer: Small Business 2000//January Photos and article about the "thriving" small business of Greater Kansas City, concerned not only with making a profit but also "with making Kansas City a better place to live and do business." Profiles...

192. Kansas City's Wheel Man Has Fatal Heart Attack Kansas City's Wheel Man Has Fatal Heart Attack August 5, 2008 Greg Weld, a Kansas City-born driver and auto-racing entrepreneur, died August 4, 2008, at the age of 64. He started his career as a race driver beginning in the U.S. Auto Club sprint cars series in the...

193. Kansas City, KS, Hulsted & Portsmouth Buildings Kansas City, KS, Hulsted & Portsmouth Buildings Postcard of Hulsted & Portsmouth Buildings, Kansas City, KS

194. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Edward Moriarty, "a dealer in automobiles" as founder in 1895 of "E. P. Moriarty & Company." Born in Minnesota in 1868 and coming to Kansas City in 1871 with his family before starting...

195. KCK Craft 'Did Its Part' on Beaches on Normandy: Navy's LCT 856 Largely Lost to History KCK Craft 'Did Its Part' on Beaches on Normandy: Navy's LCT 856 Largely Lost to History June/6/2001 Photos and article about the transportation of military vehicles and equipment on the Missouri River during World War II involving the Darby Corporation (military boat and bomb casing manufacturers in...

196. Langley Auto Wrecking Langley Auto Wrecking November 1951 View of Langley Auto Wrecking office and lot.

197. Langley Auto Wrecking Langley Auto Wrecking November 1951 View of Langley Auto Wrecking lot and office.

198. Langley Auto Wrecking Lot and Truck Langley Auto Wrecking Lot and Truck November 1951 View of Langley Auto Wrecking Co. location at 3559 Raytown Road; shows Langley truck and sign as well as lot and part of office.

199. Langley Auto Wrecking Sign and Yard Langley Auto Wrecking Sign and Yard November 1951 View of Langley Auto Wrecking Co. location at 3559 Raytown Road.

200. Leeds, MO, 37th Street Leeds, MO, 37th Street Postcard of 37th Street in Leeds, MO