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61. J. C. Nichols Dies J. C. Nichols Dies February/17/1950 Front page obituary of Nichols, highlighting his real estate and planning career.

62. Country Club Residential District Country Club Residential District 1938 Full frontal and partial side view of houses lining unidentified street in Country Club District.

63. Wornall Manor Wornall Manor July/16/1916 Full page ad for the Wornall Manor section of the Country Club District, across from the Wornall House, with map.

64. J. C. Nichols Company. ..78 Years of Excellence in Kansas City Real Estate J. C. Nichols Company. ..78 Years of Excellence in Kansas City Real Estate May-June//1983 Full-page advertisement of the company's history and successes in the real estate business.

65. Country Club District Country Club District ca1935 Garden in unidentified area of the Country Club district.

66. Historic Notes about Neighborhoods: Kansas City's Country Club District Historic Notes about Neighborhoods: Kansas City's Country Club District Winter//1986 General history of the Country Club District, starting in 1905 "out in the country" and developing into a carefully planned standard of residential planning.

67. History of the Neighborhood History of the Neighborhood Fall//1998 History and current description of "the excellent example of the planned residential subdivisions developed by the J. C. Nichols Company," including the Crestwood residential district established in 1919...

68. J. C. Nichols Company: Fifty Years of Development J. C. Nichols Company: Fifty Years of Development February/3/1959 History of the real estate company, tracing the development of the planned residential district and shopping center tailored for automobiles.

69. Extension of Hampstead Gardens and Greenway Fields: "A Romance of the Land" Extension of Hampstead Gardens and Greenway Fields: "A Romance of the Land" March 1922 Illustrated map and description of the extended sub-districts, between Ward Parkway, Huntington Road, 65th Street, and Brookside Boulevard, within the Country Club District.

70. The Country Club Plaza: Gateway to the Country Club District The Country Club Plaza: Gateway to the Country Club District 1958 Illustrated map of the Country Club Plaza showing buildings and other features.

71. The James Home in Sunset Hill The James Home in Sunset Hill March//1924 Illustration and article about the Thomas James, or T. M. James residence at 1235 West 57th Street Terrace, "one block west of Ward Parkway in Sunset Hill" residential district, describing its landscaping,...

72. Hare, Sid J. and S. Herbert Hare Hare, Sid J. and S. Herbert Hare Information including illustrations on the architectural firm of Hare & Hare, made up of Sidney Hare (1860-1938) and his son S. Herbert Hare (1888-1960), begun in 1910 and continuing into the late 1900s...

73. He Makes Homes Grow in Waste Places He Makes Homes Grow in Waste Places March//1923 Interview with Nichols on his business tactics in the growth of his real estate development, along with anecdotes about neighbors causing notable nuisances.

74. J. C. Nichols Collection Finding Aid J. C. Nichols Collection Finding Aid 1912-1960 (bulk 1922-1950) J. C. Nichols was born in Olathe, Kansas, in 1880 and died in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1950. He was a major residential land developer in the metropolitan area. He was a pioneer in the development of...

75. Joe Sanders Collection Finding Aid Joe Sanders Collection Finding Aid circa 1908-1950 (bulk 1920-1940) Joe Sanders was born in Thayer, Kansas, and spent the majority of his childhood in the Kansas City area. He started his musical performances as a boy soprano in local church choirs and graduated from Westport...

76. Gateway to the Past Gateway to the Past October 10, 2007 Katie Allison tries to garner monetary support to save the crumbling brick and iron columns on the southwest and northwest corners of Meyer Boulevard and Wornall, the eastern entrance to Greenway Fields...

77. Country Club Area Plan: Area Plan 22 Country Club Area Plan: Area Plan 22 1980 Land use, long-range goals, and maps of the Country Club residential district, bounded by Volker-Ward Parkway, State Line, Gregory, and Troost-Oak Streets.

78. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Largely a biographical sketch of Nichols's youth and how his energetic personality carried over later in business.

79. The Country Club District The Country Club District 1950 Map of Country Club District including Mission Hills, Indian Hills, Meyer Circle, Stratford Gardens, etc. On back is a map of the greater Kansas City area showing the Country Club district in relation...

80. A Map of the Country Club District A Map of the Country Club District 1930 Map of the Country Club District with drawings illustrating people, places, and events in Kansas City history.