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81. 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.

82. Country Club District Country Club District circa 1920 Map of the Country Club District, including Mission Hills, Indian Hills, Meyer Circle, Stratford Gardens, Hampstead Gardens, Greenway Fields, Armour Fields, Romanelli Gardens, Armour Hills, Crestwood,...

83. Country Club District Country Club District circa 1930 Map of the Country Club District, including Mission Hills, Indian Hills, Meyer Circle, Stratford Gardens, Hampstead Gardens, Greenway Fields, Armour Fields, Romanelli Gardens, Armour Hills, Crestwood,...

84. J. C. Nichols J. C. Nichols Microfilm containing Nichols speeches and articles about him.

85. From $1.25 to $1600 an Acre: Part of Armour Farm Bought by J. C. Nichols for $370,000 From $1.25 to $1600 an Acre: Part of Armour Farm Bought by J. C. Nichols for $370,000 April/2/1922 Notice of the sale of the Armour farm land between 65th, Oak, 71st, and Wornall Road to the J. C. Nichols Investment Company.

86. Deaths: Harry L. Wagner Deaths: Harry L. Wagner August/3/1973 Obituary for architect Harry Wagner, designer of "several hundred" homes in the Country Club Plaza District, as well as some churches and the remodeling of Municipal Stadium.

87. Courtlandt Van Brunt: Retired Architect Dies after Long Illness Courtlandt Van Brunt: Retired Architect Dies after Long Illness April/1/1961 Obituary for Courtlandt Van Brunt, "retired architect and former president of the Kansas City chapter of the American Institute for Architects." He was the son of architect Henry Van Brunt, Sr., moving...

88. Mrs. Elbert Peabody Mrs. Elbert Peabody December/16/1964 Obituary for Mrs. Elbert Hutchinson Peabody, or Mrs. Elbert Peabody, a former designer, planner and builder of many residences in the Country Club District and the Mission Hills residential district, dying...

89. Reverend Britton Payne Taylor Obituary Reverend Britton Payne Taylor Obituary January/28/1952 Obituary for Reverend Britton Payne Taylor, or Britton Taylor, a Methodist minister for 52 years and former superintendent of the Country Club District dying at the age of 80 on January 27, 1952.

90. Obituary for William Davis Obituary for William Davis November 21, 1911 Obituary for William Davis, owner in 1850 of much of the land later in the Country Club District, dying in 1911.

91. The Country Club District Has Lost a Good Friend The Country Club District Has Lost a Good Friend March//1924 Obituary for William Johnson (1845-1924), a native of the Shawnee Mission in Johnson County, Kansas, and contributor to the development of the Country Club Plaza.

92. Country Club Plaza, Panorama Country Club Plaza, Panorama Panoramic Postcard of the Country Club Plaza

93. Important Notice--Arguments for Repeal: Country Club Freeway Ordinance Important Notice--Arguments for Repeal: Country Club Freeway Ordinance 1964, ca. Paper prepared by the Kansas City Betterment Association at 7033 Brookside Boulevard about the (proposed but never built) "Highly Controversial Plans to Construct a Freeway Through the Country Club District."...

94. And We Now Have Our Own Flying Field And We Now Have Our Own Flying Field April-May//1922 Photo and article about the air show at the American Legion convention.

95. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of Edward Tanner, vice-president of the J. C. Nichols Company and architect and main designer of the business buildings of the Country Club Plaza and many Country Club District residences...

96. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. 1896 Photo and bio of Seth Ward, a pioneer real estate investor and former western trader of Westport. Born in Virginia in 1820 and moving to Independence in 1838 and operating as a trader on the Santa Fe Trail...

97. . ..Presenting J. C. Nichols: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting J. C. Nichols: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month May//1948 Photo and biographical article about Jesse Clyde Nichols, or J. C. Nichols, 67-year-old founder of the Country Club District, Country Club Plaza, J. C. Nichols Company and a nationally prominent urban...

98. To the Saddles and into the Boots! and onto the Trails We Go! To the Saddles and into the Boots! and onto the Trails We Go! April-May, 1922 Photo and brief description of the house in the Country Club District, built in 1848 with a Civil War history.

99. He Makes Homes Grow in Waste Places: The Story of a Kansas City Man, Just over Forty, Who Has Made a He Makes Homes Grow in Waste Places: The Story of a Kansas City Man, Just over Forty, Who Has Made a Fortune and Who Has Done a Great Service in the Real Estate Business March//1923 Photo and interview of Jesse Clyde Nichols, or J. C. Nichols, describing his life and career as a ground-breaking real estate developer and residential district planner in Kansas City.

100. St. Teresa's Academy St. Teresa's Academy September//1909 Photo and text about the school's new site in the Country Club District.