Missouri Valley Special Collections
Advanced Search | Help | My Favorites
All Images Local History Index  
Search results for: 1156 item(s) for: "Kansas City, Kansas"
Search current collection(s) again
Refine your search
Subject
Kansas City, Kansas (473)
African Americans (136)
Wyandotte County, Kan... (51)
Hispanic Americans (44)
Argentine, Kansas (41)
Show more...

Type
Newspaper Article (299)
Magazine Article (238)
Photograph, B/w (149)
Book (139)
Map (49)
Show more...

Creator
Montgomery (50)
Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred... (40)
Grant W Harrington (19)
Unknown (14)
Loren Taylor (11)
Show more...

Date
1950 (35)
1951 (27)
1900 (23)
1935 (22)
1912 (21)
Show more...

 Image: Title: Date: Description:

201. Body and Soul Body and Soul 2006 Chapter of biography examining Charlie Parker's parents, his early years in Kansas City, Kansas and Missouri, and his musical beginnings in the Vine Street nightclub district. Includes details about an...

202. Bottoms Flooded By Missouri River Bottoms Flooded By Missouri River July 18, 1915 View north from GW Bridge [Great Western Bridge] of the bottoms of Kansas City, Kansas being flooded by the Missouri River.

203. BPU Sees Spark in Plant Investment BPU Sees Spark in Plant Investment June 1-7, 2012 Article detailing a plan for the Kansas City, Kansas Board of Public Utilities to buy a stake in the Dogwood Energy Facility in Pleasant Hill, Missouri. Access to the natural gas plant will reduce the...

204. Brick Stack Mute Testimony to Fame of A. R. Meyer's Smelter in Argentine Brick Stack Mute Testimony to Fame of A. R. Meyer's Smelter in Argentine February/23/1951 Photo and article about a tall, brick smokestack, an "unofficial monument" to August R. Meyer's smelting plant in the Argentine industrial district in Kansas City.

205. Broadway & 8th Street Broadway & 8th Street Postcard view of Broadway & 8th Street

206. Brookings Montgomery Papers Finding Aid Brookings Montgomery Papers Finding Aid 1940s-1962 Brookings Montgomery (1884-1963) was a local photographer who died in Kansas City at the age of 79. He owned and operated Montgomery Foto Service located at 1519 Wyandotte, Kansas City, Missouri. It is...

207. Brotherhood State Bank Brotherhood State Bank 1950 Full frontal and partial side view of Brotherhood State Bank; located at 9th and State Avenue.

208. Brotherhood State Bank Brotherhood State Bank 1950 Full frontal and side view of Brotherhood State Bank; located at 9th and State Avenue.

209. Brown Delivers... Brown Delivers... January//2003 Story of the Lady of Freedom statue designed by Eddie Dixon and soon to stand on the James Street property of the United Parcel Service in Kansas City, Kansas. Anita Dixon had the vision for The Lady of...

210. Brown, John Memorial Statue Brown, John Memorial Statue 1935 Photo and descriptions of the memorial statue of John Brown, unveiled in 1911 at Western University in the Quindaro section of Kansas City, Kansas, describing his contributions to black people.

211. Brown, John Statue Brown, John Statue May 3, 1905 Photo and history of the John Brown statue at "Western University, now defunct," in Kansas City, Kansas, brought from Italy in 1912, with its inscription honoring Brown's anti-slavery activities in 1850s...

212. Building a City: A Detailed History of Kansas City, Kansas Building a City: A Detailed History of Kansas City, Kansas 1969? History of the boom-and-bust town of Quindaro, Kansas, before and during the Civil War, with photos of ruins of the town's former buildings, including the Quindaro Hotel.

213. Building a City: A Detailed History of Kansas City, Kansas Building a City: A Detailed History of Kansas City, Kansas 1969? History of the Kansas Pacific Railway Company, later called the Union Pacific, started during the Civil War and eventually extended to the Pacific Ocean, with photo and some history of Kansas City, Kansas....

214. Building Demolition Building Demolition 1955 Frontal view of demolition of building at 723 Minnesota Avenue.

215. Building Demolition Building Demolition 1955 Rear view of demolition of building at 723 Minnesota Avenue.

216. Building for the George Rushton Baking Company, Kansas City, Missouri Building for the George Rushton Baking Company, Kansas City, Missouri February//1924 Photos of the "building for the George Rushton Baking Company, Kansas City, Missouri, Brostrom and Drotts, architects."

217. Bullets Was Flyin' All over the Bandstand. ..: Trumpeter Oliver Todd Remembers Piney Brown's Sunset Bullets Was Flyin' All over the Bandstand. ..: Trumpeter Oliver Todd Remembers Piney Brown's Sunset Crystal Palace. ..and a Young Charlie Parker October-November//2001 Photos, interview, and biographical article about Oliver Todd (ca. 1916-2001), a former African American jazz trumpeter of 1930s Kansas City and native of Kansas City, Kansas. Reminiscences of the local...

218. Business--Kansas City, Kansas: Is There a Future for Kansas City's Other City? Business--Kansas City, Kansas: Is There a Future for Kansas City's Other City? March//1982 Article about the economic recession in Kansas City, Kansas, and the city's efforts to bring more industrial jobs to help the city's various economic sectors, listing several prospective companies.

219. Business: Collins Company Marks 100th Anniversary Business: Collins Company Marks 100th Anniversary February//1980 History of the Collins Construction Company, founded in 1880, and some of the construction industry in general in the Kansas City area. Location in 1980 at 1030 Pawnee Avenue in Kansas City, Kansas.

220. By the Sea and Close to Home By the Sea and Close to Home April/24-30/1997 Review of photography show at the West Wyandotte Branch of the Kansas City, Kansas Public Library.