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Crossroads Arts Distri...
Photograph, B/w, 8 X...
Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
Biographical sketch of Wood Arnold, vice-president of the Kansas City Life Insurance Company at 3520 Broadway Boulevard, starting with the company in 1911 and previously working with the Long-Bell Lumber...
Woman on Horseback
Woman in formal dress on horseback in front of Laird Drug Company, located at 1035 Broadway.
With Good Weather Sixth Street Traffic Way May Be Ready in Thirty Days
Photo and caption about the proposed 6th Street Trafficway, "[a] dream of a wide traffic way on Sixth street between Broadway and Grand avenue."
Westport Cooperative Mission, Incorporated
File containing a brochure for the Westport Counseling Service provided by the Westport Cooperative Mission at 4051 Broadway Boulevard.
We Will Dedicate Our New Office Building
Full page ad with illustrations about the dedication of the newly- constructed Kansas City Life Insurance Company Building at Broadway and Armour Boulevards on August 1, 1924.
View of Broadway
Looking south along the east side of the 3500 block of Broadway.
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Information about the Veterans of Foreign Wars organization, with its national headquarters building on Broadway Boulevard in Midtown Kansas City.
Description with photos and history of Valentine Road, part of the park and boulevard system, from Broadway Boulevard to Genesee Street, 0.91 miles long, acquired in 1906-1907.
Valentine Residential District
June 5, 1905
File contains a pamphlet with illustrations, map, and information on the Valentine residential district with turn of the century residences and located roughly between (and just east of the Roanoke residential...
Valentine on Broadway Hotel
April 30, 2007
Nomination form for Valentine Hotel, 3724 Broadway, to the National Register of Historic Places. It includes description of building, history of neighborhood, and profile of architect Nelle E. Peters.
The area known as Valentine is situated between Broadway Boulevard and Southwest Trafficway.
Traveling the Jackson County Pike with a Resident of Old Westport
February 12, 1946
History of Broadway Boulevard, the first rock road in Jackson County in 1870, from the Missouri River to "Westport Avenue," as told by Virginia Harris Thornton, including illustrations of the Tivoli Gardens,...
Toll Gate to Westport: Marking of Historic Site a Bicentannial Project for Society
Article about the Jackson County Historical Society's project for the "old Turnpike Route," mentioning the following streets involved: Grand Avenue, Main Street, 27th Street, 25th Street, 15th Street,...
The Story of Cook's: How Kansas City's Growth of the Last 37 Years Has Been Paralleled by a "Home-Grown" Paint Company
Paint factory starting in 1913 at 21st and Broadway Boulevard, later moving to North Kansas City.
The Kansas City Centennial
Description of the Bachelor's Laundry service at 2004 Broadway Boulevard, only for men.
View looking northwest of Thayer Place, located at 816 Broadway. R. Bradley Hansen & Associates received an award for their work in restoring this building.
Street Scene At 11th and Broadway
Sidwalk and storefronts along the southwest corner of 11th and Broadway. New Broadway Hotel sign in view as well as entrance to Denver Pharmacy.
Early view of Kansas City identified as from north 5th looking south at Wyandotte and Broadway.
Site of Kansas City Life Insurance Building
Full frontal view of site before building was built, looking west from Armour Boulevard and Broadway.
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Article about native Kansas Citian Sullivan Campbell, president of Graphic Sciences, Incorporated, a technology company with local offices at 3535 Broadway Boulevard. Photos and description of the exhibition...
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