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81. Pickwick Greyhound Lines Bus Pickwick Greyhound Lines Bus Full side view of Pickwick Greyhound Lines bus.

82. Post Office Post Office Postcard of corner at 9th and Walnut Streets with the old post office building in the background

83. Public Service Bus Public Service Bus Full rear view of public service bus on Nicholson and Duncan, near McElroy's Lake.

84. Public Transit Has Taken Intriguing Forms Public Transit Has Taken Intriguing Forms July/17/1964 History of public transportation systems in Kansas City, including across hills steep enough to kill horses pulling street cars over them.

85. 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...

86. Squire Inquiry: Bussing In. .. Squire Inquiry: Bussing In. .. November//1968 Article on the "bussing in" program at Bingham Junior High School, a desegregated public school, describing the school's problems with overcrowding and race relations with students newly bussed in together,...

87. Stilwell's Dream Stilwell's Dream December//1946 Illustration and biographical article about Arthur Stilwell, a railroad and interurban street railway builder in Kansas City residing at 720 East Armour Boulevard in 1902. Story of his dream that year...

88. Street Car, Trolley Bus and Motor Bus Lines Serving Greater Kansas City Street Car, Trolley Bus and Motor Bus Lines Serving Greater Kansas City 1951 Map includes street car, motor bus, and trolley bus lines through Kansas City, MO, and linking to Kansas City, KS, Independence, MO, and North Kansas City, MO, and points of interest. Detailed inset map...

89. Super Colossal, Say Kansas Citians Super Colossal, Say Kansas Citians August//1941 Article about the Kansas City Public Service Company's "two dozeen new streamlined [street] cars," in appearance similar to buses, on "one of Kansas City's heaviest street railway routes," with photos....

90. 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.

91. 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...

92. 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...

93. 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.

94. 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.

95. 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.

96. 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.

97. 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.

98. 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...

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

100. 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.