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81. J. C. Nichols Number J. C. Nichols Number February//1939 Special issue of the magazine devoted to various aspects of the Country Club Plaza and Country Club District as real estate property, with many photos, drawings, and articles in the context of enhancing...

82. Jesse Clyde Nichols Jesse Clyde Nichols

83. Jesse Clyde Nichols Jesse Clyde Nichols Entry for J. C. Nichols' accomplishments and memberships, notably as appointee of three consecutive Presidents of the United States as a planner of the Washington, D.C. area, and for the Harvard University...

84. Jesse Nichols...and His Fantastic Idea! The Country Club Plaza Jesse Nichols...and His Fantastic Idea! The Country Club Plaza January 1, 1973 Story of the development of the Plaza from 1905 when Nichols and his new wife marked out its first subdivision, 10 acres of farmland outside city limits.

85. Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men 1925 Photo portrait and one page about Nichols's involvements in real estate and community organizations.

86. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Caricature of J. C. Nichols standing in front of a Country Club District home with a customer asking, "Any real estate for sale?"

87. Kansas City Modern: Growing Pains and Pleasures Kansas City Modern: Growing Pains and Pleasures February//1974 Biographical description of Mrs. Gleed Gaylord, or Martha Gaylord, 66-year-old editor and publisher of the Independent, the magazine of Kansas City high society since about 1939. Includes a tour of her...

88. Kansas City Portfolio of American Home Readers' Homes Kansas City Portfolio of American Home Readers' Homes June//1937 Photos of homes on State Line Road, Ward Parkway, Westover Road, Romany Lane, Tomahawk Road, etc.

89. Kansas City's Famous Country Club Plaza District and Plaza! Kansas City's Famous Country Club Plaza District and Plaza! 1950 [R]ecognized as 'America's greatest outdoor art gallery'.

90. Kansas City's First House Electrical Soon to Open in Armour Hills Kansas City's First House Electrical Soon to Open in Armour Hills October//1922 Article pointing out the design and numerous features of the "first" electrically powered house in the city, at 65th Street Terrace and Linden Road in the Country Club District, with illustration.

91. Kiddie Kar Race Kiddie Kar Race Photograph of a newspaper clipping showing the Kiddie Kar race at the annual Country Club District Community Field Day.

92. Kirk Armour Residence Kirk Armour Residence Postcard of the Kirk Armour home at Warwick and Armour

93. Lake Hiwassee Now a Distant Memory Lake Hiwassee Now a Distant Memory May 15, 2013 Postcard image of and short article about Lake Hiwassee, a man-made lake formerly located at 63rd and Indiana Lane in the Country Club District. The lake featured two islands connected by rustic bridges...

94. 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...

95. 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.

96. Miscellaneous Landmarks Commission Photographs Finding Aid Miscellaneous Landmarks Commission Photographs Finding Aid 1920s-1970s These 575 photographs from the Landmarks Commission were produced by various Kansas City, Missouri, city departments during the 1920s through the 1970s. A number of historic Kansas City landmarks, neighborhoods,...

97. Mission Hills--A Delightful Blending of the Rural and the Urban Mission Hills--A Delightful Blending of the Rural and the Urban September//1922 Description of the first house in Mission Hills residential district in Johnson County, Kansas, being built on a former Indian agency building.

98. Mission Hills Kansas, Old Well Mission Hills Kansas, Old Well Postcard of the Old Well, Mission Hills, Country Club District, Kansas City

99. Missouri: Mother of the West Missouri: Mother of the West 1930 Description of Nichols's career accomplishments and profound influences on urban planning "around the world."

100. 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...