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1. Who's Who in Kansas City Who's Who in Kansas City May/20/1923 Portraits and biographical article about Ernest Howard, member of the "engineering firm Harrington, Howard & Ash," born in Toronto and emigrating to Kansas City in 1901 as an engineer. Description of his...

2. Troost Park, Bridge Troost Park, Bridge The Arly L. Hedrick Bridge at Troost Park

3. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 2, 1940-1950, Page f004 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 2, 1940-1950, Page f004 1940-1950 Graphic Map of Volumes and Key to Sanborn Map of Kansas City, Vol. 2 (corrected to October 1950), showing Kansas City area bounded by the Missouri River on the north, Elmwood Avenue on the east, 15th Street...

4. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p011 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p011 1895-1907 Northern edge of early Kansas City. Quality Hill area showing buildings, railroad lines, and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page showing adjoining area.

5. Rush for the Last Ride Rush for the Last Ride April/1/1938 Heavy loads of passengers on the last day of operation for the Interurban Line cable car to and from Leavenworth, Kansas, to be replaced by "modern busses."

6. Outdoor Lighting: Kansas City, Kansas, Accepts Mercury-Vapor Lamps Outdoor Lighting: Kansas City, Kansas, Accepts Mercury-Vapor Lamps January//1937 Photo and article about the installation of new (in 1937), more efficient mercury-vapor street lights in Kansas City, Kansas, with plans to add them to the Intercity Viaduct.

7. Open a Viaduct between Cities: Mayors Take Part in Ceremony at Twenty-third Street Span Open a Viaduct between Cities: Mayors Take Part in Ceremony at Twenty-third Street Span September/8/1961 Photos, captions, and article about "the completion of a major remodeling project which re[o]pened the Twenty-third street viaduct to traffic between the cities [Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas City,...

8. Old Trolley Line to Go Old Trolley Line to Go March/13/1938 End of operations for the first interurban trolley to cross the Inter-City Viaduct, the Kansas City and Leavenworth Line, which began in about 1899.

9. Mrs. Sam Ray Postcard Collection Finding Aid Mrs. Sam Ray Postcard Collection Finding Aid 1890-1995 Mildred Kittell Ray was born in Halstead, Kansas, on September 22, 1895. An avid collector of postcards (buttons, too), Mrs. Ray, at the age of 72, initiated a column in the Kansas City Times and Kansas...

10. Missouri Valley Special Collections Postcard Collection Finding Aid Missouri Valley Special Collections Postcard Collection Finding Aid This postcard collection includes a wide variety of subjects such as buildings, parks, streets, people, and festivals. Although the cards cover a wide geographical area, the two major portions of the collection...

11. Missouri River, Kansas City to Sioux City Missouri River, Kansas City to Sioux City 1922-1923 Map of a stretch of the Missouri River between the Hannibal Bridge in Kansas City, Missouri, and the Quindaro Bend. Shows river soundings and principal topographic features between bluffs, and indicates...

12. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Hedrick the engineer of the "Inter-City Viaduct".

13. Major Improvements Keep the Intercity Viaduct Abreast of Traffic Needs Major Improvements Keep the Intercity Viaduct Abreast of Traffic Needs May/30/1959

14. Lewis and Clark Lewis and Clark January 25, 1969 Article tells how the name change came about from the former "Intercity Viaduct" to the now "Lewis and Clark Viaduct." The name change was official as of January 25, 1969.

15. Lewis and Clark Viaduct Lewis and Clark Viaduct 1989 Distant view looking northwest; formerly Intercity Viaduct.

16. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of Ernest Howard, co-founder and executive of the engineering firm of Howard, Needles, Tammen & Bergendoff. Description of his life, born in Toronto in 1880 and coming to Kansas City in the...

17. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Photo and bio of William Knepp, a railroad and electrical industry executive and co-organizer of the Intercity Viaduct. Description of his life and career, born in Pennsylvania in 1858 and coming to Kansas...

18. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Description of the Inter-City Viaduct's design and construction. Brief biography of Ira G. Hedrick, involved in the turn of the century engineering of the viaduct.

19. Kansas City, KS, View from Intercity Viaduct Kansas City, KS, View from Intercity Viaduct Postcard view of Kansas City, Kansas, from the Intercity Viaduct

20. Kansas City, KS, Hulsted & Portsmouth Buildings Kansas City, KS, Hulsted & Portsmouth Buildings Postcard of Hulsted & Portsmouth Buildings, Kansas City, KS