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J C Nichols Company (36)
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41. House of Blue Awnings, 6315 Ward Parkway House of Blue Awnings, 6315 Ward Parkway [2006] Fact sheet on the history of the 37th Symphony Designers' Showhouse at 6315 Ward Parkway, last owned by Richard and Annette Bloch. Mrs. Bloch selected the blue color for the awnings on the house, not realizing...

42. Interview: Miller Nichols Interview: Miller Nichols February//1982 Photos, interview, and biographical article about Miller Nichols, 70-year-old president of the J. C. Nichols Company and son of its founder, J. C. Nichols. Discussion on local politics, business, Downtown,...

43. J. C. Nichols Builds Again on Bedrock Worth Reckoning with J. C. Nichols Builds Again on Bedrock Worth Reckoning with October//1934 Comprehensive article about the story of the J. C. Nichols Company's land developments, with many photos and an annotated map.

44. J. C. Nichols Collection Finding Aid J. C. Nichols Collection Finding Aid 1912-1960 (bulk 1922-1950) J. C. Nichols was born in Olathe, Kansas, in 1880 and died in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1950. He was a major residential land developer in the metropolitan area. He was a pioneer in the development of...

45. J. C. Nichols Company J. C. Nichols Company

46. J. C. Nichols Company. ..78 Years of Excellence in Kansas City Real Estate J. C. Nichols Company. ..78 Years of Excellence in Kansas City Real Estate May-June//1983 Full-page advertisement of the company's history and successes in the real estate business.

47. J. C. Nichols Company Newsletters J. C. Nichols Company Newsletters June//1935 Compilation of newsletters put out by the J. C. Nichols real estate company to encourage better maintenance of residential neighborhoods for economic and aesthetic reasons.

48. J. C. Nichols Company: A Kansas City Original J. C. Nichols Company: A Kansas City Original July//1980 Article describing in detail the origins of the J. C. Nichols Company's real estate ventures, eventually materializing in the Country Club District and Plaza.

49. J. C. Nichols Company: Fifty Years of Development J. C. Nichols Company: Fifty Years of Development February/3/1959 History of the real estate company, tracing the development of the planned residential district and shopping center tailored for automobiles.

50. J. C. Nichols Dies J. C. Nichols Dies February/17/1950 Front page obituary of Nichols, highlighting his real estate and planning career.

51. J. C. Nichols Number J. C. Nichols Number February//1939 Special issue of the magazine devoted to various aspects of the Country Club Plaza and Country Club District as real estate property, with many photos, drawings, and articles in the context of enhancing...

52. J.C. Nichols Investment Company J.C. Nichols Investment Company [1921] Folder contains a promotional map published by the J.C. Nichols Investment Company. It covers the Sunset Hill and Westwood areas. The vertical files in this collection were formerly a part of the department's...

53. Kansas City's Famous Country Club Plaza District and Plaza! Kansas City's Famous Country Club Plaza District and Plaza! 1950 [R]ecognized as 'America's greatest outdoor art gallery'.

54. Leader: Miller Nichols Leader: Miller Nichols May 1964 Photo and biographical article about Miller Nichols, "president of the J. C. Nichols Company, one of the prime real estate developers of Kansas City," and son of the company's founder, J. C. Nichols.

55. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of Edward Tanner, vice-president of the J. C. Nichols Company and architect and main designer of the business buildings of the Country Club Plaza and many Country Club District residences...

56. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of John Taylor, chairman of the J. C. Nichols Company. Born in Illinois about 1883 and raised in Emporia, Kansas before coming to Kansas City in 1905 to work on Kansas City, Kansas subdivisions...

57. Luxury Condo Project Revives Luxury Condo Project Revives February 16, 2005 A second Alameda Towers condominium may be built on the Country Club Plaza. A twenty year old plan projected a second building. The first Alameda tower is just south of the Fairmont at the Plaza hotel...

58. Mercantile Design Awarded Mercantile Design Awarded February 1, 1976 Photo and article about the selection of "the Mercantile Bank & Trust Co. design at 63rd and Troost by Urban Architects/Abend Singleton Associates as one of the 11 best interiors in the nation for 1975,"...

59. Moving Picture Moving Picture August//1995 Photo and biographical article about Jack Frost, "the president of J. C. Nichols Real Estate and the interim president and CEO of J. C. Nichols Company," a 62-year-old growing up "in a Nichols house in...

60. Nichols' Notion Nichols’ Notion October 2008 Feature article describes J. C. Nichols and his crowning achievement, the Country Club Plaza. Provides a brief history of his time in Kansas City and his many accomplishments throughout the city.