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141. Railroad Track Railroad Track 1871 Early view of railroad cut/tracks identified as west of Broadway and 2nd Street looking east.

142. Railroad Yards Railroad Yards 1890 Photo "Overlooking railroad yards and Union Depot."

143. Remediation Brings Rebirth at Old Amoco Refinery Site Remediation Brings Rebirth at Old Amoco Refinery Site June 9-15, 2006 The site of the old Amoco refinery in Sugar Creek is being put to a new use. The Bluffs at Sugar Creek, which opened in May, is a project of the Sugar Creek Community Development Corp. The business park...

144. Report of the Board of Park and Boulevard Commissioners of Kansas City, Mo. Report of the Board of Park and Boulevard Commissioners of Kansas City, Mo. 1893 Photo of "Scarritt Point, seen from Prospect Point, looking east."

145. Report of the Board of Park and Boulevard Commissioners, Kansas City, Mo., Embracing Recommendations Report of the Board of Park and Boulevard Commissioners, Kansas City, Mo., Embracing Recommendations for the Establishment of a Park and Boulevard System for Kansas City 1893 Photo of the existing appearance of the "West Bluffs," as seen from Union Depot, with an illustration of suggested improvements in the theme of the planned park and boulevard system.

146. Report of the Board of Park Commissioners of Kansas City, Mo. Report of the Board of Park Commissioners of Kansas City, Mo. 1905, 1907 Photos from different angles of the "West Bluffs," in early plans of the park and boulevard system.

147. River Bluffs River Bluffs n.d. Believed to be an early view of the topography in the area that became Kansas City. Man is seen by what looks like a cave opening in the bluff.

148. Riverfront View Riverfront View ca1867 Early view of the riverfront at Kansas City. Identified as showing the bluffs on the south side of the Missouri River, the streets of Delaware, Wyandotte, and Broadway area in view. Gillis House is partially...

149. Roanoke Park, Cozy Nook Roanoke Park, Cozy Nook Postcard of Cozy Nook in Roanoke Park

150. Roanoke Park, Roanoke Roadway Roanoke Park, Roanoke Roadway Postcard of Roanoke Roadway in Roanoke Park

151. Rooftop View At 3rd and Main Rooftop View At 3rd and Main 1883 Rooftop view identified as looking east from 3rd and Main. Good example of street grading and lowering of bluffs. View includes primarily early residences.

152. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page f008 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page f008 1895-1907 Key to Sanborn Map of Kansas City, Vol. 1 (corrected to January 1907), showing Kansas City area bounded from the Kansas and Missouri State Line on the west, Cherry on the east, the Missouri River to the...

153. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p012 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p012 1895-1907 Northern part of early Kansas City from W. 8th Street south to W. 10th Street and from Bluff Street east to Washington Street, showing buildings, railroad lines, and streets. Large numbers at edges of...

154. Savoy Hotel Savoy Hotel Postcard of the Savoy Hotel

155. SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection 1980 – 2005, bulk 1990s The materials within the KCPL Reference Hard to Find (HTF) Collection were compiled by Kansas City Public Library reference librarians and staff members to provide an easy to access source of information...

156. Stockyards, Kansas City Stockyards, Kansas City 1927 Looking northwest from West Bluffs at 20th over West Bottoms. Shows stockyards, Livestock Exchange Building, railroad yards, etc.

157. Street Railway Street Railway 1900 Looking east at elevated railway up the West Bluffs from the Mulberry Street in the West Bottoms.

158. Streetcar Line Streetcar Line 1895 Looking southeast from north side of incline in West Bottoms. Shows West Bluffs.

159. Streetcar Track Streetcar Track 1900 Looking west from south side of incline, on the West Bluffs, across the West Bottoms.

160. Streetcar Track Streetcar Track 1895 Looking northeast from railway entrance in West Bottoms towards West Bluffs. Shows car making its way along the incline.