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1. 12th Street 12th Street September 22, 1950 Numerous photos and captions about the diversity of types of places and walks of life along the entire stretch of 12th Street in Kansas City, including Craig's Gay 90's Bar, Time to Read bookstore, the...

2. A Kansas City Architect: James Oliver Hogg A Kansas City Architect: James Oliver Hogg September-October 1982 Photos, illustration, and biographical article about James Hogg, an architect born in Wisconsin "around 1858" and arriving in Kansas City in 1886. Designer of mostly commercial and storage buildings, including...

3. Aerial View of Big Blue Industrial District Aerial View of Big Blue Industrial District 1955 Aluminum Company, Vendo; Black, Sivalls, & Bryson; Olympic Stadium Midget Auto Racetrack, and Blue River, looking south showing E. 12th Street and Truman Road.

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 Independence Avenue and Truman Road in the Blue Valley Area. Map identified from set as Section 1, Township 49N, Range 33W, S-35.

5. Blue Valley Industrial Area Plan: Area Plan 18 Blue Valley Industrial Area Plan: Area Plan 18 1978 Land use, long-range plans, and maps of the Blue Valley industrial district, bounded by I-435, I-70, Topping, and Kansas City Terminal Railway.

6. Blue Valley Industrial District Blue Valley Industrial District 1962-11-20 Aerial view looking north shows the Blue River (also known as the Big Blue) cutting through the center of the image, with 12th Street crossing over. In the left foreground, a portion of The Ruberoid Co....

7. Blue Valley Industrial District Blue Valley Industrial District 1962-11-20 Aerial view looking north shows the Blue River (also known as the Big Blue) cutting through the center of the image, with 12th Street crossing over. The left foreground of the image shows The Ruberoid...

8. Blue Valley's Champion: Mary Lois Gamble Pierce, 1932-2001 Blue Valley's Champion: Mary Lois Gamble Pierce, 1932-2001 January/24/2001 Photo and obituary for Mary Lois Gamble Pierce, or Mary Pierce (1932-2001), "one of the early activists" in the Northeast residential district, especially the Blue Valley industrial district. Description...

9. Investor Skip Sleyster Buys Former Steel Plant Investor Skip Sleyster Buys Former Steel Plant November 3, 2005 A federal bankruptcy court as approved the sale of the Havens Steel Company to local investor Skip Sleyster. The company entered bankruptcy proceedings in March, 2004 and sold the property in the Blue...

10. Junk Yard Dog Junk Yard Dog July 1992 Photos and biographical article about 68-year-old Skip Sleyster (real name Duren Sleyster), "a millionaire scrap man and crusty spokesman for the little guy." Real estate developer and junk dealer in the...

11. Kansas City--A Manufacturing Center Kansas City--A Manufacturing Center November//1913 Information on manufacturing industries in Kansas City compared to other cities.

12. Little Known Industries of Greater Kansas City, 1926-1929 Little Known Industries of Greater Kansas City, 1926-1929 1929 Article about the Butler steel barrel plant at 13th and Eastern Streets in the Blue Valley industrial district.

13. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p692 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p692 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from Washington Park Boulevard south to E. 7th Street and from Cambridge Avenue east to Winchester Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of...

14. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p696 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p696 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from E. 11th Street south to E. 13th Street and from Winchester Avenue east to Crystal Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to...

15. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p697 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p697 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from E. 13th Street south to E. 15th Street and from Ewing Avenue east to Bristol Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page...

16. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p698 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p698 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from E. 13th Street south to E. 16th Street and from Bristol Avenue east to Eastern Avenue, showing buildings, streets, railroads, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page...

17. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p700 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p700 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from E. 16th Street south to E. 17th Street and from Bristol Avenue east to Eastern Avenue, showing buildings, streets, railroads, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page...

18. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p701 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p701 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from E. 13th Street south to E. 15th Street and from Eastern Avenue east to Manchester Avenue, showing buildings, streets, railroads, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page...

19. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p702 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p702 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from E. 16th Street south to E. 17th Street and from Eastern Avenue east to Palmer Avenue, showing buildings, streets, railroads, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page...

20. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p704 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p704 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City in the Blue Valley Industrial District and the Sheffield Industrial District showing Ralston Purina Company and Blue Valley Structural Steel Works. Large numbers at edges of page...