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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. Automobile on Street Automobile on Street July 10, 1952 Car, road, and drainage area contaminated with "algae and sludge" near W. 80th Street and Belleview.

3. Behind the Smoke: Thomas Hart Benton Behind the Smoke: Thomas Hart Benton September//1966 Photos and biographical article about Thomas Hart Benton, a prominent Missourian painter and muralist born in Neosho, Missouri in 1889 and coming to Kansas City in 1935 with residence and studio at 3616...

4. Belleview Residence Belleview Residence August, 1914 Looking west from 20th and Belleview at people including African American children traveling along terraced steps.

5. Belleview Street Residence Belleview Street Residence 1989 Full frontal and side view; located at 3635 Belleview.

6. 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...

7. Clark Avenue Clark Avenue 1934 Portion of Belleview Avenue between 39th Street and Westport Road was renamed Clark Avenue.

8. Deaths: Merrill S. Postma Deaths: Merrill S. Postma April/30/1966 Obituary for Merrill Postma, "59, president-elect of the board of the Ozanam Home for Boys," with residence at 4324 Belleview Avenue. Born in Wathena, Kansas and coming to Kansas City about 1916 before...

9. Designers' Showhouse I Designers' Showhouse I 1970 The first Designers' Showhouse was 5208 Belleview Avenue, residence of Harry Seavey. Designed by architect John Van Brunt, it was built in 1912 and overlooked Brush Creek Valley. Seavey was born in Chicago...

10. Designers' Showhouse XIX Designers' Showhouse XIX 1988 Two-page paper on the 19th Designers' Showhouse showcasing the residence of Herbert P. Wright at 3735 Belleview Avenue. The house was built in 1913, designed by architect Clarence Shepard, and listed "on...

11. Drainage Area Drainage Area July 10, 1952 View of a drainage area near the corner of 80th and Belleview.

12. 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...

13. Farms Owned by Isaac McCoy Farms Owned by Isaac McCoy October 3, 1921 Description of the land owned by Reverend Isaac McCoy as his first farm and burial site for his wife, Christiana McCoy, and other family members. According to the local history index card, all a part of...

14. George Lee and A. Wallace Love George Lee and A. Wallace Love March 4, 1905 Photos and biographical sketches of George Lee and A. Wallace Love, City Council members of Kansas City. Description of Lee as "city assessor," coming to Kansas City in 1868 and opening a real estate office...

15. George Mathews George Mathews Illustration and information about George Mathews, a local architect and president of the Kansas City Athletic Club residing at 3615 Belleview Avenue when killed in a fall from a streetcar on the 8th Street...

16. Herbert Wright Herbert Wright 1924 Photo and bio of Herbert Perry Wright, or Herbert Wright, "President of the H. P. Wright Investment Company." Born in Illinois in 1865 and coming to Kansas City in 1887 as an investment banker and later...

17. Historic Westport: The Hamiltons of Westport Historic Westport: The Hamiltons of Westport May//1981 Photo and biographical article about the Hamiltons of mid-1800s Westport, James Hamilton (~1816-1869), a Western freighter, and his wife Cornelia Hamilton, a daughter of Thomas and Catherine Bernard. Description...

18. Hughes' Kansas City Views Hughes' Kansas City Views 1900 Photo of the "home of Mr. R. E. Kidder, corner Valentine Road and Belleview Blvd."

19. 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...

20. James Hamilton James Hamilton Information on James Hamilton, a Western freighter arriving in Westport in the early 1840s, native to Virginia. Illustrations and description of his career, becoming a merchant with Boone & Hamilton and...