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1. "Doc" Brown, Famous Kansas City Cake Walker "Doc" Brown, Famous Kansas City Cake Walker 2011 Manuscript about Kansas City cake walker Joseph "Doc" Brown (Doctor William Henry Joseph Cutter Brown), that consists of a chronological collection of 149 published articles, notices, and advertisements....

2. Amusement Parks Amusement Parks A selection of 8 postcards of Amusement Parks

3. Before Electric Park: A Promenade of Early Kansas City Area Amusement Parks Before Electric Park: A Promenade of Early Kansas City Area Amusement Parks Spring 2006 The early Kansas City area parks featured in this article include: (1) Washington Park which was located in Independence, Missouri, and opened on July 4, 1887; (2) Fairmount Park which was located in the...

4. Before Electric: A History of Kansas City's First Amusement Parks Before Electric: A History of Kansas City's First Amusement Parks 2001 A 38 page photocopied typescript manuscript listing early parks in this area including Troost Park, Chelsea Park, Washington Park, Forest Park, Fairmount Park and Carnival Park.

5. Clayton Quadrangle Clayton Quadrangle 1941 Topographical map depicting St. Louis County and the city of St. Louis, Missouri, as well as surrounding suburban towns. Map includes Forest Park and its facilities, hospitals, schools, churches, stadiums,...

6. Electric Park (2nd), Streetcar Entrance Electric Park (2nd), Streetcar Entrance Postcard of the street car entrance to Electric Park (2nd)

7. Forest Park Forest Park

8. Forest Park Forest Park Postcard of Forest Park

9. George Edward Kessler George Edward Kessler Spring//1991 Photos and biographical article about George Kessler (1862-1923), a nationally prominent landscape architect and designer of Kansas City's park and boulevard system. Description of his life and career,...

10. Going Places: Meet You in St. Louie! Going Places: Meet You in St. Louie! October//1991 Article about the Saint Louis Science Center, a science museum next to Forest Park for entertainment and education, describing its several exhibits.

11. Kansas City's Fairmount Park: Carnival, Electric 1 & 2, Fairyland, Forest, Swope, Troost, Winnwood, & Kansas City's Fairmount Park: Carnival, Electric 1 & 2, Fairyland, Forest, Swope, Troost, Winnwood, & Washington Parks: 1892-1936 2012 Compiled history of Kansas City's amusement parks from 1892-1936.

12. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture March 1, 1928 Photo of the "Memorial to Wayman Crow, Jr., in the St. Louis Art Museum, Forest Park."

13. Orderly City, Orderly Lives: The City Beautiful Movement in St. Louis Orderly City, Orderly Lives: The City Beautiful Movement in St. Louis Spring//1991 Comprehensive article about the early urban planning movement in Saint Louis, starting with Forest Park in the 1870s and continuing through the 1910s with a park and boulevard system and the 1904 World's...

14. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 3, 1896-1907, Page p368 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 3, 1896-1907, Page p368 1896-1907 Northeastern part of early Kansas City from Independence Avenue south to E. 8th Street and from Denver Avenue east to Hardesty Avenue, showing buildings, streets, additions, and Forest Park Amusement Park....

15. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p640 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p640 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from Independence Avenue south to E. 8th Street and from Denver Avenue east to Hardesty Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer...

16. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p712 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p712 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from Gladstone Boulevard south to Norledge Avenue and from White Avenue east to Wheeling Avenue and from Smart Avenue south to Wilson Avenue and from White Avenue east to Belmont...

17. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p713 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p713 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from Saint John Avenue south to Smart Avenue and from Lawndale Avenue east to White Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page...

18. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p714 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1909-1938, Page p714 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from Saint John Avenue south to Smart Avenue and from White Avenue east to Belmont Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page...

19. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p791 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p791 1917-1945 A portion of eastern Kansas City from E. 67th Street south to Myrtle Terrace and from Indiana Avenue east to Myrtle Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer...

20. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1957, Page p791 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1957, Page p791 1917-1957 A portion of eastern Kansas City from E. 67th Street south to Myrtle Terrace and from Indiana Avenue east to Myrtle Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer...