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1. Isis Theater Isis Theater September 3, 1927 Kansas City officials posed next to sightseeing bus before Isis Theater after attending luncheon celebrating the widening of Linwood Boulevard. Theater located on southwest corner of 31st and Troost.

2. Isis Theater Isis Theater 1918 Full frontal and side view of Wirthman Building which contained the Isis; located on southwest corner of 31st and Troost.

3. Isis Theater Isis Theater 1918 Full frontal and side view of Wirthman Building which contained the Isis.

4. Isis Theater Isis Theater 1940 Full frontal view of Wirthman Building which contained the Isis.

5. Isis Theater Isis Theater

6. Isis Theater Isis Theater 1928 Interior of what is presumed to be a portion of the lobby of the Isis Theater.

7. Isis Theater Marquee Isis Theater Marquee 1945 Crowd underneath marquee of Isis Theater; located at 31st and Troost. Marquee indicates a "Hollywood Premiere" and a "Grand Opening Tonight".

8. Isis Theater Marquee Isis Theater Marquee 1945 Exterior evening view of crowd along street and sidewalk and underneath marquee of Isis Theater; located at 31st and Troost.

9. Kansas City Blues Parade Kansas City Blues Parade 1954 Cars traveling south on Troost near 32nd Street in SCBA parade honoring Kansas City Blues; lead car carrying Kansas City Blues Queen. The Wirthman Building and the Isis Theater is visible down the street....

10. Kansas City's Classic Theatres--The Isis Kansas City's Classic Theatres--The Isis August-September//1996 Photo and article about the Isis Theater, built around 1919 as "the regional exhibition arm of Fox Studios" at 31st and Troost Avenues. Damaged by a 1920s fire and used as a movie theater until closed...

11. Last Curtain to Fall at Two Landmarks in City's Theaters Last Curtain to Fall at Two Landmarks in City's Theaters May/3/1970 Article about the closing of "the Isis theater, 3102 Troost avenue, and the Granada theater, 1015 Minnesota avenue, Kansas City, Kansas." Description of the history of both movie theaters and the various...

12. Olive L. Hoggins Papers (Centenary History of the Churches) Finding Aid Olive L. Hoggins Papers (Centenary History of the Churches) Finding Aid 1923-1930 This collection of the personal files of Olive Hoggins contains correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, edited versions of congregational histories, ephemera, etc. Most of the denominational...

13. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 4, 1909-1950, Page p465 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 4, 1909-1950, Page p465 1909-1950 A portion of Kansas City from E. 31st Street south to E. 32nd Street Terrace and from Campbell Street east to Forest Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer...

14. Second Church of Christ Scientist Demolition Second Church of Christ Scientist Demolition 1955 Demolition of Second Church of Christ Scientist; located on the northeast corner of 31st and Troost; shows Isis Theater in background.

15. Second Church of Christ Scientist Demolition Second Church of Christ Scientist Demolition 1955 Demolition of Second Church of Christ Scientist; located on the northeast corner of 31st and Troost; shows Isis Theater in background.

16. South Troost Development Lines Mark Expansion of Trade Artery: Improvements Enhance City's Longest Street South Troost Development Lines Mark Expansion of Trade Artery: Improvements Enhance City's Longest Street from 27th to 75th--Several New Buildings Ready for Occupancy December 28, 1929 Article with photos and description of the widening and paving of Troost Avenue ("the longest street in the city") south to 75th Street in the 1920s, coinciding with other building and business development...

17. Street Scene Street Scene 1926 Looking north along Troost at 31st. Shows streetcar, Isis Theater.

18. Troost Avenue Troost Avenue Dec. 6, 1929 Looking south along Troost from just north of 31st. Streets outfitted with Christmas decorations.

19. Troost Avenue Troost Avenue Postcard of Troost Avenue looking North towards 31st Street

20. Troost Avenue At Christmas Time Troost Avenue At Christmas Time 1928 Looking south along Troost from just north of 31st, at night. Street outfitted with Christmas decorations. Shows Isis Theater.