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1. 12th Street 12th Street ca. 1961 Photograph of 12th Street, looking west from Grand Avenue. Regent Theater in view.

2. 14th Street 14th Street 1999 Street level view looking west at the northwest corner of the 14th and Walnut intersection in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. The backside of the Hotel President is in view. Area is part of the city's...

3. 75 Years of Growth and Service: J. C. Nichols Co. 75 Years of Growth and Service: J. C. Nichols Co. May//1980 Article on shopping center and residential developments by the real estate company in Prairie Village, Brookside, etc.

4. A 25-Year Milestone A 25-Year Milestone October 17, 2006 Article reports the honoring of City Market area leader Mel Mallin upon the 25th anniversary of the founding of the River Market Business Association. Mallin and others are credited with helping to create...

5. A Colorful Shop Building: First Structure Completed in Country Club Plaza Development Is Brightened A Colorful Shop Building: First Structure Completed in Country Club Plaza Development Is Brightened by American Adaptation of Spanish Motif April/22/1923 Photos and article about "the first building to be completed in the very ambitious Country Club Plaza business development outlined in that general vicinity by the J. C. Nichols Company." Designed in "Spanish...

6. A Field Guide to the Crossroads Art District A Field Guide to the Crossroads Art District May 1, 2005 Map depicting the area roughly between Truman Road (north boundary), Pershing Road (south boundary), Broadway (west boundary) and Cherry Street (east boundary). Includes drawings and identification of...

7. Aerial View of Downtown Aerial View of Downtown circa 1957 Aerial view of downtown Kansas City, Missouri, looking southeast. The double-towered building at center is the Fidelity National Bank building at southeast corner of 9th and Walnut. 6th Street Trafficway...

8. Aerial View of Downtown Kansas City Aerial View of Downtown Kansas City Mid to late 1960s View looking east from just west of Bartle Hall, Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral.

9. Aerial View of Downtown Kansas City Aerial View of Downtown Kansas City Aerial view of downtown looking northwest from approximately 17th and Troost. The confluence of the two rivers is visible in background.

10. Aerial View of Downtown Kansas City Aerial View of Downtown Kansas City 1958-09 Aerial view of downtown Kansas City looking east. At the right side of the image is the Kansas City Power & Light Building, with Municipal Auditorium immediately to the west. To its left, in the bottom...

11. Aerial View of Downtown Kansas City Aerial View of Downtown Kansas City 1977-10 Aerial view looking north from approximately 27th Street. Union Station, Liberty Memorial and Crown Center Buildings are visible as well as downtown Kansas City.

12. Affordable Housing in Rhythm with Downtown Affordable Housing in Rhythm with Downtown November 30-December 6, 2007 Article discusses need for affordable or "work force" housing in downtown Kansas City. The development of restaurants and entertainment businesses downtown requires more service workers whose wages generally...

13. Block by Block Block by Block December 5, 2008 Kansas City Business Journal supplement about downtown development includes articles on Kauffman Center, East Crossroads, River Market, Power & Light District, and restored theaters. It also includes an...

14. Bottom to Top Bottom to Top January/February 2012 Author relates a day visting local shops and businesses in the West Bottoms including Full Moon Productions, Architectural Reclamation Foundation, Fleeting Flea, Bella Patina, as well as restaurants, and...

15. Broadway and Valentine Business District Broadway and Valentine Business District

16. Broadway's Bouncing Broadway's Bouncing February 18, 2009 Article describes $65 million in redevelopment projects along a four-block stretch of Broadway between 34th and 37th streets. The largest of the projects is a major expansion of Metropolitan Community...

17. Brookside Memories Brookside Memories May//1980 Article about the development of the Brookside neighborhood from the days of the Wornall farm in 1858 to the present, with photos.

18. Brookside: A Small Town in a Big City Brookside: A Small Town in a Big City February//1984 Article describing the Brookside neighborhood as a mixed residential and business district, similar to a small town, with photos and illustrated map.

19. Brookside: Use It or Lose It Brookside: Use It or Lose It September 2000 Photos and article about the increasing difficulty of competing in the modern market for the Brookside business district, built in the 1920s and 1930s around 63rd and Wornall Roads and threatened in 2000...

20. Business District 39th and Main Business District 39th and Main