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Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
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Askren, Robert G
You Are Making the Future of Kansas City... Today!
Aerial photograph of downtown Kansas City, Missouri, highlighting 15th Street to City Market, with Broadway Bridge and the Kansas River Bend of the Missouri River in the background. Reverse features photographs...
Word of Mouth: Winslow's Barbecue
Photo and review of the Winslow's City Market Barbecue restaurant in the River Market area.
Willis Castle Memorial Photograph Collection Finding Aid
ca1920-1950 (bulk 1940s-1950s)
This collection contains 340 black and white, 8" x 10" photographs. Many of them were a part of the Department of Welfare, Kansas City, Missouri. The focus of this collection is on people and activities,...
William Volker Building Sign
Sign painted on south side of former William Volker warehouse located at 2nd and Main in the City Market area.
Feature article about Wide Awake Films, a Kansas City film-making company, and the current filming of a short work for the Virginia Historical Society to accompany a traveling exhibit to commemorate the...
Where These Rocky Bluffs Meet, Including the Story of the Kansas City Ten-Year Plan
Photo of the "Old Municipal Market" being torn down with the old City Hall.
Wanted: New Management: City Market Businesses Air Grievances
Because the management firm, Prudential Commercial Resources Realty, plans to institute a food only policy for the City Market, some businesses will need to leave. Prudential has other plans to upgrade...
Walnut Street in City Market
Full frontal view of 400 block of Walnut.
W.F. Baker Poultry and Eggs Building
Full frontal view of W.F. Baker Poultry and Eggs, located at 127 E. 4th.
W. F. Baker Poultry and Eggs Building
Looking southwest from the northeast corner of 4th and Grand; shows W. F. Baker Poultry and Eggs building.
This Was Missouri: A Portfolio of Early Street Scenes
Photo of "The Market" in the 1870s, with a crowd of horse-drawn carriages.
The River Market: reviving old town for good.
Article, reprinted from web site http://bradleyosborn.com/the_river_market.pdf, tells the story of the River Market area from the arrival of the earliest explorers through its current revival.
The kitchen is closed - loyal customers say 'goodbye' to La Mexicana Express
Article on closing of La Mexicana Express in City Market.
The Kansas City Wholesale Fruit and Vegetable Market: An Historical Study and Appraisal of Recent Developments
Thesis done toward the completion toward a master's degree at Northwestern University, also published in the Journal of Business.
The Kansas City Wholesale Fruit and Vegetable Market
Continuation of title: An Historical Study and Appraisal of Recent Developments. Thesis on the wholesale fruit and vegetable industries in Kansas City, Missouri, and Kansas City, Kansas. Includes an article...
The Hog Market as it is Today.
The author provides an overview of the hog industry and the Kansas City market.
The History of the Belgian Bottoms in Platte County Missouri
September - December 2006
Article describes history of the Belgian Bottoms, "the most southern part of Platte Co. located approximately 2 miles east of Parkville." Belgian immigrants arrived in the U.S. in the early 1900s. Settlers...
The Harvest Is In At the City Market
This article describes the fall season at the City Market with the fall's unique produce and activities for the whole family. Approximately 75 to 100 family farmers come every Saturday to sell their crops,...
The Good Buy, Good Time Place
Fresh fruits and vegetables, etc., on sale at the City Market.
The City Market, Whose Market Is This Anyway?
Author Dave Winslow in the "Say-So" column discusses the current shake up in the River Market area due to plans by Prudential Commercial Realty Resources. Winslow's City Market Barbecue is located in the...
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