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1. A Colorful Shop Building: First Structure Completed in Country Club Plaza Development Is Brightened A Colorful Shop Building: First Structure Completed in Country Club Plaza Development Is Brightened by American Adaptation of Spanish Motif April/22/1923 Photos and article about "the first building to be completed in the very ambitious Country Club Plaza business development outlined in that general vicinity by the J. C. Nichols Company." Designed in "Spanish...

2. An Old Westport Landmark An Old Westport Landmark August/29/1912 Illustration and article about the old house in Westport at 4217 Mill Creek Parkway (later called J. C. Nichols Parkway), "built in 1844 by A. Richter, a well to do contractor and builder."

3. Biography of Edward Buehler Delk (1885-1956), Architect Biography of Edward Buehler Delk (1885-1956), Architect 1999

4. Biography of J. C. Nichols (1880-1950), Developer Biography of J. C. Nichols (1880-1950), Developer 2003

5. Broadway's Busy Vista Broadway's Busy Vista January/4/1959 Article with a large photo of Broadway Boulevard's path between Downtown and the Plaza, regarding its role as "Kansas City's most prominent north-south artery" and its importance in the Midtown stability...

6. Country Club Plaza Country Club Plaza 1964 View looking west on 47th Street, between J. C. Nichols Parkway and Madison. The J. C. Nichols Company received an award for its design of the 47th Street medial strips pictured here.

7. Country Club Plaza Country Club Plaza circa 1945-50 View of the Country Club Plaza looking toward the southwest at the intersection of Mill Creek Parkway (later J. C. Nichols Parkway) and 47th Street. The Plaza Theater is visible in the center of the photograph,...

8. Country Club Plaza Country Club Plaza circa 1945-50 Long distance view of the Country Club Plaza, looking toward the southwest. Taken from the east side of Mill Creek Parkway (J. C. Nichols Parkway) where it crosses 47th Street. Apartments along Brush Creek...

9. Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights circa 1940 Evening view looking toward the southwest of the Christmas lights on the Country Club Plaza at the intersection of 47th and Mill Creek Parkway (later J. C. Nichols Parkway). The Plaza Theater is in view...

10. Country Club Plaza, 47th & Mill Creek Boulevard Country Club Plaza, 47th & Mill Creek Boulevard Postcard of the Country Club Plaza at 47th Street and Mill Creek Boulevard

11. Deaths: Joseph G. Suor Deaths: Joseph G. Suor April/14/1958 Photo and Joseph Suor, "78, of 4600 J. C. Nichols parkway," a "partner in the former Moser & Suor company, an appliance distributing firm," and a native of Buffalo coming to Kansas City in 1912.

12. Dr. B. Landis Elliott: Kansas City Psychiatrist Dies in Lisbon Dr. B. Landis Elliott: Kansas City Psychiatrist Dies in Lisbon September/8/1956 Photo and obituary article about Dr. B. Landis Elliott, "widely known Kansas City neurologist and psychiatrist," dying at the age of 65 on vacation in Lisbon, Portugal. He was born in Saint Louis in 1890,...

13. J. C. Nichols Parkway J. C. Nichols Parkway 1995 Description with photos and history of J.C. Nichols Parkway of the park and boulevard system, from Ward Parkway to 43rd Street, 0.57 miles long, acquired in 1909.

14. J. C. Nichols Parkway City Directory Entry J. C. Nichols Parkway City Directory Entry 1950 Listing for the street: "Nichols, J. C. Parkway--from 300 W. 43rd south to 47th."

15. Mill Creek Parkway Mill Creek Parkway 1950 Looking north along the west side of Mill Creek Parkway from 45th Street.

16. Mill Creek Parkway City Directory Entry Mill Creek Parkway City Directory Entry 1949 Listing for the street: "Mill Creek Parkway--from 300 W. 43rd south to Ward Parkway."

17. Park Lane Apartments Park Lane Apartments Full, exterior view of the Park Lane Apartments located at 4600 J. C. Nichols Parkway (Mill Creek Parkway) in Kansas City, Missouri.

18. Past Times: Plaza All Aglow Past Times: Plaza All Aglow December 2000 Photo and caption about the "Christmas lights on the Country Club Plaza" in the early 1930s (begun in 1925) "looking southwest at 47th Street and J. C. Nichols Parkway with the Plaza Theater in the center."...

19. Proposed Viaduct over Mill Creek Proposed Viaduct over Mill Creek 1926 "Proposed viaduct to carry street cars over Mill Creek Parkway at 43rd Street." Consulting engineers were Harrington, Howard, Ash. Drawing has been superimposed on photo. Mill Creek Parkway was later renamed...

20. SC218 Penn Elementary School Closing Program Collection Finding Aid SC218 Penn Elementary School Closing Program Collection Finding Aid May 1955 This collection contains items pertaining to the last program of the Penn Elementary School before closing its doors in 1955.