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1. Blue Avenue Blue Avenue July 14, 1915 View down dirt road identified as Blue Avenue looking east of the Missouri Pacific Railroad crossing. Electric poles and wires line each side of the road.

2. Blue Avenue at the Chicago and Alton Railroad Crossing Blue Avenue at the Chicago and Alton Railroad Crossing July 14, 1915 View of Blue Avenue where the C. & A. Railroad crosses. Car driving down road and man visible on right side of photo.

3. Blue Avenue at the Chicago and Alton Railroad Crossing Blue Avenue at the Chicago and Alton Railroad Crossing July 14, 1915 Looking down Blue Avenue towards C & A Railroad crossing. Signs and signals are visible.

4. Blue Avenue at the Missouri Pacific Railroad Crossing Blue Avenue at the Missouri Pacific Railroad Crossing July 14, 1915 View down Blue Avenue to the Missouri Pacific Railroad tracks crossing. Railroad crossing sign and signal are visible.

5. Blue Avenue Subway Blue Avenue Subway November 4, 1915 View down a sunken, rutted dirt road identified as the Blue Avenue subway showing a viaduct and men working in distance. Appears to be construction of a road or railroad, perhaps the precursor to Van Horn...

6. Blue Avenue Subway Blue Avenue Subway October 15, 1915 View down a sunken, rutted dirt road identified as the Blue Avenue subway showing a viaduct in distance. Appears to be construction of a road or railroad, perhaps the precursor to Van Horn Boulevard?

7. Blue Avenue Subway Blue Avenue Subway October 15, 1915 View of a sunken, rutted dirt road identified as the Blue Avenue subway showing a tripod in foreground and teams of horses on the road.

8. Blue Avenue Viaduct for Chicago and Alton Railroad Blue Avenue Viaduct for Chicago and Alton Railroad October 15, 1915 View of the west end of Chicago and Alton Railroad Blue Avenue Viaduct under construction.

9. Blue Avenue Viaduct for Chicago and Alton Railroad Blue Avenue Viaduct for Chicago and Alton Railroad October 15, 1915 East end of the Chicago and Alton Railroad Blue Avenue viaduct.

10. Good Roads and Safe Bridges Good Roads and Safe Bridges October//1908 Booklet filled with photos of Troost Avenue and Wornall Road south of 63rd Street and Blue Avenue or 15th Street, as well as other main arteries, illustrating the need for road maintenance.

11. Jackson County Highway Engineers Jackson County Highway Engineers January 24, 1916 Five men identified as County Highway Engineers standing by a car which says Jackson County No. 3. Location identified as Blue Avenue.

12. Jackson County, Missouri: Its Opportunities and Resources Jackson County, Missouri: Its Opportunities and Resources 1926 Photo of the stone arch bridge over 15th Street, once known as Blue Avenue.

13. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 Description of Charles Ferree, or C. M. Ferree, a realtor in the Sheidley Building, with Judge McCrary "now platting off [in 1886] an addition of forty acres, off Blue Avenue, between Twelfth and Fifteenth...

14. Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development 1890 Photo and bio of Drury Underwood (1833-1890), "late contractor, brick manufacturer, and president of the Missouri and Kansas City Inter-State Fair and Exposition Driving Park associations." Native of Saint...

15. KCResources, page 32 KCResources, page 32

16. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 3, 1896-1907, Page p329 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 3, 1896-1907, Page p329 1896-1907 Northeastern part of early Kansas City from E. 15th Street south to E. 17th Street and from Cleveland Avenue east to Norton Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of...

17. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 3, 1896-1907, Page p330 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 3, 1896-1907, Page p330 1896-1907 Northeastern part of early Kansas City from E. 15th Street south to E. 17th Street and from Norton Avenue east to Kensington Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of...

18. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 3, 1896-1907, Page p342 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 3, 1896-1907, Page p342 1896-1907 Northeastern part of early Kansas City from E. 15th Street south to E. 16th Street and from Kensington Avenue east to Lister Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of...

19. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p663 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p663 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from E. 15th Street south to E. 17th Street and from Cleveland Avenue east to Norton Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to...

20. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p664 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p664 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from E. 15th Street south to E. 17th Street and from Norton Avenue east to Kensington Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to...