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1. You Pay Your Money and You Take Your Choice You Pay Your Money and You Take Your Choice 1970 Photos, illustrations, maps, and article about the transportation situation in Kansas City, involving the impending bankruptcy of the "Kansas City Are Transportation Authority" due to lack of use. Also...

2. Woodland School Woodland School ca1930 Exterior view of a double decker bus with children and teacher on the top deck. Written on the back of the photograph, "Doubledeck bus, everyone wanted to get on the upper deck if weather permitted, about...

3. What's Happening to Transit. ..in Kansas City What's Happening to Transit. ..in Kansas City May//1937 Article about the financial restructuring of the Kansas City Public Service Company to facilitate a "$3,000,000 improvement program. ..including purchase of new street cars, trolley buses, and gas buses,"...

4. What Co-Ordinated Transportation Has Done for Kansas City What Co-Ordinated Transportation Has Done for Kansas City September//1935 Article about the improvements to public transportation brought to Kansas City with a new bus policy in 1931 by the Kansas City Public Service Company, supplementing the street car routes and older bus...

5. Uncle Sam Delivers a Trolley Bus Uncle Sam Delivers a Trolley Bus April//1940 Article about the latest addition of 44 new "trolley buses," along with information about their three-year history in Kansas City, with photos.

6. Two Stage Lines Share City Terminal and Shops: Favorable Location of Terminal in Heart of Kansas City Two Stage Lines Share City Terminal and Shops: Favorable Location of Terminal in Heart of Kansas City (Mo.). .. May//1924 Article about the Union Bus Depot across from the Baltimore Hotel, home of both the Inter-State Stage Line and the White Transportation Company.

7. Transportation Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City Transportation Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City 1944 Map of streetcar, trolley, and bus lines in Kansas City; enlarged map of downtown area inset. Lines are identified by key on map. Also has a list of points of interest and downtown businesses.

8. Transportation Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City Transportation Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City 1954 Map of street car, trolley bus and motor bus lines in Kansas City; enlarged map of downtown area inset. Indexes points of interest, hotels, ticket offices. Reverse side includes descriptions of each bus...

9. Transportation Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City Transportation Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City 1951 Map of bus and trolley lines in Kansas City; enlarged map of downtown area inset. Lines are identified by key on map. Also has a list of points of interest and a list of schools and hospitals.

10. Transportation Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City Transportation Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City 1941 Map of bus and trolley lines in Kansas City dated May 1941; enlarged map of downtown area inset. Lines are identified by key on map. Also has list of points of interest.

11. Transportation Lines Transportation Lines 1957 and earlier Maps showing transportation lines for street cars, trolley buses, and motor buses.

12. Transportation Kansas City Transportation Kansas City 1945-1974 A collection of 90 pages of photocopied newspaper articles from the Kansas City Star and Kansas City Times centered on the history of the different types of street cars in Kansas City, the end of streetcar...

13. Transit Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City Transit Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City June 23, 1957 Map of the Kansas City area detailing motor and trolley bus lines. Includes information about route names, stops on each route, fares, and a separate map of Downtown stops.

14. Transit Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City Transit Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City 1968 Map of bus lines with explanation of fares and diagrams of individual bus routes.

15. Transit Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City Transit Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City 1967 Map of bus lines with explanation of fares and diagrams of individual bus routes.

16. Transit Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City Transit Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City 1966 Map of Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas City, Kansas bus lines with explanation of fares and diagrams of individual bus routes.

17. Transit Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City Transit Map and Guide of Greater Kansas City 1961 Map of Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas City, Kansas bus lines with explanation of fares and diagrams of individual bus routes.

18. Tragedy, Trauma in Liberty Tragedy, Trauma in Liberty May 10, 2005 Coverage of a May 9, 2005 school bus crash in Liberty, Missouri, which killed two adults and injured 23 children, two critically. The collision took place at about 8:20 a.m. at the intersection of Missouri...

19. The Passing Street Car The Passing Street Car October 29, 1956 30 years ago Kansas City had 800 street cars. Next July it will have none.. .After the war, the Brooklyn and Woodland lines and others were given over to tires instead of tracks. Recently the transition...

20. The Four-Horse Buses Westport to Kansas City The Four-Horse Buses Westport to Kansas City June//1969 Description of the "bus line, with four-horse buses" as "the transportation line between Westport and Kansas City" owned by Ira Emmons and Sam Justice, Ira being the driver.