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Country Club Plaza
Photograph, B/w, 8 X...
J C Nichols Company
Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
A Little TIF Here, A Little TIF There
March 1, 2002
Article criticizing recent uses of tax increment financing (TIF), a program designed to attract developers to the urban core. The law firm of Blackwell, Sanders, Peper, Martin seeks TIF financing to build...
A Machine for Forgetting
January 23-29, 1997
Author of article criticizes Kansas City for purposely trying to destroy evidence of its past to create a sanitized, suburbanized city. He particularly dislikes J. C. Nichols' developments because they...
A Map of the Country Club District
Map of the Country Club District with drawings illustrating people, places, and events in Kansas City history.
A Material World
Article describes two Kansas City stores that feature fine fabrics. Cy Rudnik's Fine Fabrics has been at Crown Center since 1976. Kaplan's Fabrics, in the Country Club Plaza since 1946, is now owned by...
A New Attraction for Kansas City Opening Tomorrow
Article about the new Halls on the Plaza attraction.
A New Court Date Downtown
July 6, 2006
The Explorers' 2006 World Team-Tennis season will be played on a 66-by-128- foot slab of asphalt on the deck of Barney Allis Plaza. It will be surrounded by bleachers and vendor areas. The team's first...
A Plaza Paradigm, Then and Now
Feature story about the Country Club Plaza InterContinental Hotel, originally the Alameda Plaza Hotel when it opened in 1972. It was Kansas City's only American Automobile Association's (AAA) five-star...
A Post Card from Old Kansas City
Photo of 1937 Plaza Christmas lights, used as a post card.
A Sulgrave Situation
August/9 - 15/2001
Article about conversion of Sulgrave Apartments to condominiums.
A Sweet Transition at Chocolate Store
June 1, 2007
Owners of Panache Chocolatier, Eileen Cohen and Sharon Hoffman who want to spend more time with family, sold their business to Mark and Barbara Bailey of Lenexa. Cohen and Hoffman first opened a Kron Chocolatier...
A Tale of Two Projects: New Planning Processes Change Community Attitudes
Introduction to two separate articles showing how two projects in 1998 were stopped as a result of strong community opposition, and the later results when the community became involved in the planning...
A Very Upscale Appeal
January 15, 2003
Story about the Kirkwood development located near the Country Club Plaza at 49th and Wornall. It is to be a very upscale, affluent condominium area. Article includes a color photocopy of the model of the...
Aerial View of Kansas City, Missouri
Aerial photograph of one square mile of Kansas City, Missouri showing the Plaza area including E. C. White and the Cultural Center. Map identified from set as Section 29, Township 49N, Range 33W, S-79....
Alameda Plaza Hotel
View looking south on Wornall Road across Brush Creek at the Alameda Plaza Hotel.
Close-up view of entrance to Aleman Court.
Aleman Court Fountain
Allen Memorial Fountain
Allen Memorial Fountain at the Plaza
Full frontal view of Allen Memorial Fountain; located on north side of Nichols Road between Broadway and Central.
Along Brush Creek
View of Brush Creek, along Ward Parkway looking south. Apartment buildings in view. Located in the Country Club Plaza.
An Interview With Esther Rocha
Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded June 26, 1978. 2 sound cassettes (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has typed list of contents....
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