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1. 11th Street Historic District 11th Street Historic District Nomination form for the National Register of Historic Places for the 11th Street historic district of Downtown Kansas City (partially called Petticoat Lane).

2. 18th and Vine: A Historical Map 18th and Vine: A Historical Map ca. 1990 Illustrated map of area bounded by Parade Park, Woodland Avenue, 19th Street, and the Paseo. Reverse side features descriptions of the businesses and buildings depicted on the map.

3. A Bite of History A Bite of History Spring 1996 Description of the businesses in the preserved buildings of the Garment or Wholesale District along 8th and Broadway Boulevards, mainly restaurants in the 1990s.

4. A Field Guide to the Crossroads Art District A Field Guide to the Crossroads Art District May 1, 2005 Map depicting the area roughly between Truman Road (north boundary), Pershing Road (south boundary), Broadway (west boundary) and Cherry Street (east boundary). Includes drawings and identification of...

5. A President, a Church, and Trails West A President, a Church, and Trails West 2008 Continuation of title, "Competing Histories in Independence, Missouri." The author Jon E. Taylor, former historian for the Harry S Truman National Historic Site in Independence, Missouri, examines how...

6. A Surplus of Quirkiness A Surplus of Quirkiness July 5, 2006 Article features the Harry J. Epstein Co. store and warehouse located in the Garment District in downtown Kansas City. The store specializes in oddities from the last 70 years as well as hand tools that...

7. Ambassador Apartments Ambassador Apartments File containing a nomination form for the National Register of Historic Places, with photos, maps, and information on the Ambassador Apartments A and B, located at 435 and 441 Knickerbocker Place.

8. Ambassador Hotel Ambassador Hotel Nomination form for the National Register for the Ambassador Hotel and its surrounding "district."

9. American Hereford Association Building American Hereford Association Building 1980-07-15 Originally the American Hereford Association Building at 300 West 11th Street, on the northwest corner of 11th & Central, the building has new signage on the front of building indicating it is now the...

10. American Hereford Association Building American Hereford Association Building 1978-01 Exterior view of the American Hereford Cattle Breeders Association building at 300 West 11th Street. Looking northwest; taken from southeast corner of 11th & Central. Sign at corner of building advertises...

11. American Hereford Association Building American Hereford Association Building 1978-01 Exterior view of the American Hereford Cattle Breeders Association building, at 300 West 11th Street, on the northwest corner of 11th & Central. Looking north, northwest. Sign at corner of building advertises...

12. American Hereford Association Building American Hereford Association Building 1978-01 Exterior view of the American Hereford Cattle Breeders Association Building, at 300 West 11th Street. Photograph looking northeast. Sign at corner of building advertises work being done by Dasta Construction...

13. Ararat Shrine Temple Ararat Shrine Temple Illustrations and information on the Ararat Shrine Temple in Kansas City.

14. Beat Goes On in Jazz District Beat Goes On in Jazz District October 22, 2004 Article with illustrations concerning work that is to begin soon on three projects in the second phase of the redevelopment plan for the 18th and Vine area. The three projects include 78 apartments and...

15. Century-old Buildings in KC get a Reprieve Century-old Buildings in KC get a Reprieve January 8, 2013 Article on the effort to prevent the four buildings at 110 through 118 West Armour from being demolished. The Old Hyde Park Historic District, along with the Historic Kansas City Foundation and Kansas...

16. Changes in Truman District Outlined Changes in Truman District Outlined September 1, 2010 Short article about the proposed expansion of Independence's federal Truman heritage district by the National Parks Service. "The current federal district boundary includes 216 parcels, 191 of which are...

17. Congress Building Congress Building File containing a nomination form for the National Register of Historic Places about the Congress Building, located at 3527 Broadway Boulevard.

18. Garment District Garment District 1993 West side of Broadway at 9th looking south; also shows fire truck in street.

19. Heads Go Up, and Official Thumbs Go Down Heads Go Up, and Official Thumbs Go Down September 11, 2004 Eight self-portrait ceramic head sculptures done by Kansas City Art Institute students sit perched on the roofline of an apartment building at 48th and Jefferson called Vanity Fair. The heads were glued...

20. Historic Building Near Downtown Attractions Historic Building Near Downtown Attractions August 4, 2007 Classified advertising section article which features the Fountains Lofts located at the corner of 8th and Broadway in the heart of the Historic Garment District in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. The...