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Automobile Service Sta...
Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
Aerial View of Kansas City
1 block north and two blocks south of 6th Street Trafficway. Shows buildings in Garment District along Broadway.
Aerial View with Parade and Bluffs
Aerial view of buildings and bluffs in downtown Kansas City. There is long parade of automobiles down several streets.
Affordable Housing Replaces Dangerous Blight in Blue Hills
Partners in the Woodland Redevelopment Project broke ground June 2003 for the construction of affordable housing on the former site of the Little Sisters of the Poor Home for the Aged in the Blue Hills...
African Americans in Kansas City
Folder contains three unpublished papers relating to the history of African Americans in Kansas City. (1) "Assets and Liabilities of the Negro Community in K.C.", a radio talk by E.S. Lewis, Oct. 1, 1931;...
African Centered Schools to Announce Plans for New Campus
April 27-May3, 2007
The Kansas City (MO)) School District's African Centered Education (ACE) schools are hosting a festival April 29 to announce the consolidation of three schools: J. S. Chick, Sanford B. Ladd and Dr. J....
After Decades of Disuse, Historic Hall Lives Anew
December 31, 2005
Article describes renovation of Lexington's city hall built in 1905 which serves as the new county justice center. The renovation met the city's requirements that buildings on its town square fit the city's...
AIA Expresses Concern over Boley Building
Article about the Boley Building, listed on National Register for Historic Places, designed by Louis Curtiss, and located at 12th and Walnut Streets.
Aines Farm Dairy Building
June 15, 2008
National Register of Historic Places nomination for Aines Farm Dairy Building, or Foremost Dairy Building, at 3110-3130 Gillham Road, includes description, photographs, and history.
Airport to Be Completed as Provided for in Bond Issue
Nice illustration of plan for new airport administration building.
Full frontal and side view of the Aladdin Hotel; located at 1211 Wyandotte. Hotel's letterhead and logo are located on the back of photograph #32.
Aladdin Hotel building at 1213 Wyandotte Street nomination form for the National Register, item 7, pages 2-3. Also includes an Aladdin Hotel guest statement dated February 17, 1949. Rooms were $3.00 a...
Alameda Plaza Hotel
Alana Apartment Hotel
March 24, 2006
National Register of Historic Places nomination papers for the Alana Apartment Hotel, 2700 Troost Avenue.
Albert Gallatin Boone
Information about Albert Gallatin Boone, or Albert Boone (1806-1884), the grandson of Daniel Boone and leader in the Santa Fe outfitting trade after 1849 in Westport. Photos, illustrations, and descriptions...
Albert Wiser Obituary
File containing an obituary for architect Albert Wiser, "designer of the Sophian Plaza, the Waltower building, the Georgian Court apartments and many other buildings in Kansas City and the Southwest" before...
Alfred Benjamin Dispensary and Jewish Educational Building
Exterior street level view of buildings identified as the Alfred Benjamin Dispensary and Jewish Educational Building located at 1000-1010 Admiral Boulevard according to the 1930 Kansas City city directory....
Photo and bio of Allen McGee (spelled here "Allan"), a businessman and in 1896 "the only survivor of the family of James H. and Nellie (Frye) McGee." Born in Kentucky in 1815 and coming to Kansas City...
Allen School and Its Predecessors
History of the Westport school established in 1854, held in various buildings until 1976, along with plans for reuse of its 1912 building by the Westport Cooperative Mission.
Along Brush Creek
View of Brush Creek, along Ward Parkway looking south. Apartment buildings in view. Located in the Country Club Plaza.
Alonzo H. Gentry, Architect, Is Dead
Photo and obituary for Alonzo Gentry, "long-time architect and designer of many well known buildings in this area." Born in Independence, Missouri about 1887 and coming to Kansas City in 1921 as an architect,...
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