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Walter P Tracy
American Illustrating ...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 9, 1930-1941, Page p1007
A portion of Kansas City from Romany Road south to W. 73rd Street and from Ward Parkway east to Jefferson Street, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 9, 1930-1941, Page p1012
A portion of Kansas City from W. 73rd Street south to W. 76th Street Terrace and from Jarboe Street east to Pennsylvania Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 9, 1930-1941, Page p1022
A portion of Kansas City from W. 76th Street Terrace south to W. 80th Street and from Jarboe Street east to Pennsylvania Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page...
SC83 Relishing Our Roots Neighborhood Project Records Finding Aid
The collection consists of materials related to four distinct portions of a KC150 project: a printed walking/driving tour of the Coleman Highlands neighborhood, describing various residences; transcripts...
Souvenir of Kansas City and Her Fire Department
Photo of the "home of Mr. Wm. Murphey, cor. Randolph and Belleview Blvd."
Unidentified electric streetcar looking south along Sunset Hill Line with Ward Parway in distance. Tracks in foreground are continuation of Belleview Avenue to the north
Swing's Man of the Month: James J. Rick--"Big Hearted Banker"
Biographical article about James Rick, "Chairman of the Jackson County Chapter for Infantile Paralysis" and a banker leading in charity work residing at 3724 Belleview Avenue. Native of Philadelphia coming...
Thomas Hart Benton (artists) Residence
Folder contains Nomination form for the National Register. Home location: 3616 Belleview Avenue. Also contains color Christmas card created for the Greater Kansas City Division of the American Heart Association...
Thomas Hart Benton--American Artist
Photos and biographical article about Kansas City artist Thomas Hart Benton, describing his career and his family life at 3616 Belleview Avenue, playing music and painting with his wife, daughter, and...
Thomas Hart Benton Home & Studio Restoration Completed
Article about "the final phase of restoration" of the the artist's home and studio at 3616 Belleview Avenue.
Vote to Buy Benton Home
Article about the "[l]egislation authorizing the state" of Missouri to "purchase the home for a public memorial" to the local artist.
West Edge: Dream Project Has Unique Challenges and Opportunities
Article about the stalled West Edge project just off the Country Club Plaza at Belleview Avenue and 48th Street, detailing the design that was Bob Bernstein’s vision until he walked away from the project....
What Wright Wrought in Kansas City
Photos and biographical article about Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959), or Frank Wright, a famous American architect designing three Kansas City area buildings starting at the age of 70, including the Clarence...
Wright & Wrong
File containing an article with photos, map, and biographical description of Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959), "the father of the Prairie School of Design" and architect of three buildings in Kansas City...
Wright Here in Kansas City: The Master's Touch Is Alive and Growing
Article about the influences of the architectural style of Frank Lloyd Wright on Kansas City area architects, including Eugene Buchanan, Robert Francis Major (or Robert Major), Carl Stenstrom, and Gene...
Wright Touch Is Open House Lure
January 7, 1963
Photos and biographical article about nationally prominent architect Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959) and his recent design of the Frank Bott "a Kansas City, Kansas, dairyman," residence at 3640 Briarcliff...
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