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1. Kansas City Public Library Main Branch Kansas City Public Library Main Branch The Kansas City Public Library Main Branch at 311 East 12th Street, at the southwest corner of 12th and McGee Streets, formally opened on July 18, 1960.

2. Artwork in the Kansas City Public Library Main Branch Building, 12th and Oak Artwork in the Kansas City Public Library Main Branch Building, 12th and Oak Mural by children's library done by Arthur Kraft. Mural in the Missouri Valley Room done by William MacMorris. Mural in the art & music department done by William MacMorris. Mosaic on the floor in the...

3. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library Rooftop view from Jackson County Courthouse looking northwest, showing 3rd floor, new main library at 12th and Oak.

4. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library Partial frontal view of mosaic near entrance to Children's Library at Main branch, 12th and Oak.

5. Kansas City Public Library, 12th and Oak Kansas City Public Library, 12th and Oak File contains an issue of the publication (September 1960) devoted to the new downtown library, with numerous photos.

6. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library 1957 Looking south towards Reference area from foyer on 1st floor, Main branch at 12th and Oak.

7. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library 1957 Looking east from west wall of Missouri Valley Room, located in northwest corner of 3rd floor, Main branch at 12th and Oak.

8. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library 1957 Looking southwest at Popular Section-Casual Reading area, located in southwest quadrant of 1st floor, Main branch at 12th and Oak.

9. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library 1959 Rooftop view of site for main building at 12th and Oak, looking west from Oak, during demolition of buildings.

10. Kansas City Public Libary Kansas City Public Libary 1959 Rooftop view of site of main building at 12th and Oak, looking west from Oak, during demolition of buildings.

11. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library 1959 View, looking southeast from 12th and McGee, of building demolition, site of new main building at 12th and Oak.

12. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library 1959 Aerial view, looking northwest from 13th and Oak, of site of new main building, during building demolition.

13. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library 1959 View, looking northeast from 13th and Oak, of site of new main building during building demolition.

14. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library 1959 View, looking east from the north side of 13th and Oak, of parking lot construction, new main building.

15. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library 1959 Ceremonies at the laying of the cornerstone, new main building at 12th and Oak.

16. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library 1959 View, looking west from McGee, of building demolition at site of new main building at 12th and Oak.

17. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library 1959 Aerial view looking northwest from 13th and Oak of construction of new main building.

18. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library 1959 Rooftop view from Jackson County Courthouse looking west, new main building at 12th and Oak.

19. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library 1960 View of construction looking northeast from west side of Oak between 13th and 14th, main building.

20. Kansas City Public Library Kansas City Public Library 1960 Full frontal and side view, looking southwest, Main branch at 12th and Oak.