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1. A Kansas City Architect: Clifton B. Sloan A Kansas City Architect: Clifton B. Sloan March-April//1982 Photos and biographical article about Clifton Breeden Sloan, or Clifton Sloan (1870-1958), an architect "responsible for some of Kansas City's most interesting architectural designs." Native of Illinois...

2. Aerial View of Kansas City, Missouri Aerial View of Kansas City, Missouri April 1964 Aerial photograph of one square mile of Kansas City, Missouri showing Interstate 70 and Highway 40 in the Benton Boulevard and 27th Street areas. St. Mary's Cemetery is visible. Map identified from set...

3. Aerial View of Kansas City, Missouri Aerial View of Kansas City, Missouri April 1964 Aerial photograph of one square mile of Kansas City, Missouri showing the area of Linwood Boulevard, Prospect Avenue, and Benton Boulevard. Central High School is visible. Map identified from set as Section...

4. Aerial View of Kansas City, Missouri Aerial View of Kansas City, Missouri April 1964 Aerial photograph of one square mile of Kansas City, Missouri showing curve of Interstate 70 in the 12th Street, Route 12, and Benton Boulevard area. Railroad is also visible. Map identified from set as...

5. Alfred E. Smith Rose Plant Alfred E. Smith Rose Plant 1-Sep-34 320 Benton Boulevard, Residence of Ferd Heim, Secretary-Treasurer, Heim Brewing Co. and President, Heim Real Estate Co.

6. Artist Sketches Lessons of Life Artist Sketches Lessons of Life July/15/1975 File containing a photo and biographical article about Chester Starks, an artist and Kansas City health inspector since World War II. Creator of a locally well-known public restroom poster for the city...

7. Benton and Swope Parkway Bridge Benton and Swope Parkway Bridge 1925 Looking southwest across bridge crossing Brush Creek at Benton Boulevard and Swope Parkway.

8. Benton Boulevard Benton Boulevard Postcard of Benton Boulevard

9. Benton Boulevard Benton Boulevard 1995 Description with photos and history of Benton Boulevard, part of the park and boulevard system, from Saint John Avenue to Swope Parkway, 5.81 miles long, acquired in 1896-1914.

10. Benton Boulevard Bridge over Brush Creek, Three Fourths Completed Benton Boulevard Bridge over Brush Creek, Three Fourths Completed October/15/1922 Photo and caption about the new (1922) Benton Boulevard bridge crossing Brush Creek and connecting northeast Kansas City with the Swope Park area.

11. Benton School Benton School 1919 Folder contains copies of the fifteenth annual commencement program for Benton School held in 1919. The vertical files in this collection were formerly a part of the department's regular vertical files....

12. Benton School Benton School Postcard of the Benton School

13. Biography of Earl Thomas (1897-1985), Educator and Civic Leader Biography of Earl Thomas (1897-1985), Educator and Civic Leader 2009

14. Biography of The Rev. D. A. Holmes(1876-1972), Minister and Community Leader Biography of The Rev. D. A. Holmes(1876-1972), Minister and Community Leader 1999

15. Brush Creek Boulevard Brush Creek Boulevard 1995 Description with photos and history of Brush Creek Boulevard, part of the park and boulevard system, from Main Street to Benton Boulevard, 2.02 miles long, acquired in 1908-1911.

16. Buildings by Hucke & Sexton Contracting and Building Company, Kansas City, Missouri, U. S. A. Buildings by Hucke & Sexton Contracting and Building Company, Kansas City, Missouri, U. S. A. 1902 Incudes photo of the "residence of Charles A. Smith, 810 Benton Boulevard," designed by Charles Smith.

17. Charles Smith, Kansas City Architect Charles Smith, Kansas City Architect June 11, 1905 Biographical sketch of Charles Ashley Smith, or Charles Smith (1866-1948), a prominent Kansas City architect. Native of Ohio coming to Kansas City, Missouri, in 1887 as a draftsman for architect William...

18. Church Leaders Meet to Discuss Break-Ins Church Leaders Meet to Discuss Break-Ins January/24/2001 Photo and article about "a series of break-ins" and burglaries in Northeast neighborhood churches, especially on Benton Boulevard and Independence Boulevard.

19. Church Owner is Trying to Forestall Wrecking Ball Church Owner is Trying to Forestall Wrecking Ball December 18, 2010 Article about the Holy Name Catholic Church, located at 23rd Street and Benton Boulevard. Construction began on the church in 1911 and was completed in 1928 after a delay in funding. Now the structure...

20. Church Seeks Help After Lightning Strikes Church Seeks Help After Lightning Strikes January 5, 2005 Grace United Church at 811 Benton Boulevard offers many services to the community including a food pantry, after-school program and bus passes. The 98-year old building was struck by lightning last September...