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161. City Market City Market circa 1890s Former City Market building is featured at center of image, and building at left is Kansas City's second City Hall. Buildings are on block bordered by Main Street to the west, Walnut Street to the east,...

162. City Market Area City Market Area ca1955 Looking northwest from the southeast corner of 3rd and Main, before construction of a parking lot.

163. City of Art, Kansas City's Public Art City of Art, Kansas City's Public Art 2001 The Bloch Fountain opened in 2001 and is located at Union Station in the median of Pershing Road just west of Main Street. It contains 232 jets of water and is probably the city's most expensive fountain....

164. City Union Mission City Union Mission 1968 One page history of the City Union Mission, founded in 1924 by Reverend David B. Bulkey at 545 Main Street, the first of several locations Downtown in Kansas City. Description of the organization's "work...

165. Cityscape: It's Been a Real Special 50 Years Cityscape: It's Been a Real Special 50 Years October/12/2001 Photo and biographical article about James Nutter, 73-year-old realtor "celebrat[ing] his 50th anniversary as a licensed real estate broker" in 2001. Founder of James B. Nutter & Company, mortgage bankers,...

166. Club Profile: Jardine's Club Profile: Jardine's June-July//2001 Photo and review of Jardine's restaurant and jazz club at 4536 Main Street, praising its continued quality as a jazz venue and lamenting the disappearance of other recent jazz venues such as the Drum Room,...

167. Coates Opera House Coates Opera House [1870] An exterior two image stereopticon card, No. 125, of the Coates Opera House showing the back of the structure. Back of the card states "Kissel & Shannon's Stereoscopic & Large Views of Kansas City & Vicinity"....

168. Colonel Robert Hunt Colonel Robert Hunt 1968 Photo and bio of Colonel Robert Hunt (1839-1908), mayor of Kansas City in 1872 and a native of Ireland. Description of his life and career, serving as an officer in the Civil War before coming to Kansas...

169. Commerce Bank Building Profile Commerce Bank Building Profile 1999

170. Commerce Towers Commerce Towers May//1963 Illustration and article about the new 30-story Commerce Towers building designed by architects Keene, Simpson & Murphy. Built in 1962 at 913 Main Street on the site of the demolished (for replacement...

171. Conover Brothers Conover Brothers 1879 Description of "Music Dealers" at 613 Main Street, established ca. 1870 by brothers George H. and J[ames?] F. Conover.

172. Conover Brothers Co. Conover Brothers Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Conover Brothers Co. showing a woman in a fancy blue dress with a corsage and necklace. Front of card says: "Compliments of the Fischer Piano. For Sale By Conover Bros. Sole Agents."...

173. Council Approves Brookside Zoning Ordinance: Proposal Will Create Special Business District, Limit Building Council Approves Brookside Zoning Ordinance: Proposal Will Create Special Business District, Limit Building Size and Encourage Pedestrians December/6/2000 Notice about the approval by the Kansas City Council of "a zoning ordinance that will restrict national retail outlets, or 'big box' stores, from moving into the Brookside area," involving "10.3 acres...

174. Country Club Line Streetcar Country Club Line Streetcar 1955 Looking north along Main Street from 40th. Shows route 56, Country Club line car.

175. Country Club Plaza Country Club Plaza 1926 View of Brush Creek Boulevard and the Country Club Plaza from roof of the Sophian Plaza.

176. Country Club Plaza Country Club Plaza 1950 Distant winter view looking northwest from Main Street bridge over Brush Creek.

177. Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights 1950 Panoramic evening view of Christmas lights, looking southwest from 46th and Main Street.

178. Crossroads of America: The Story of Kansas City Crossroads of America: The Story of Kansas City 1948 Chapter of the book about Tom Pendergast (1872-1945), prominent political boss of Kansas City, succeeding his older brother James's political organization. Born in Saint Joseph, Missouri, and coming to...

179. Current Biography Yearbook Current Biography Yearbook 1957 Photo and bio of Louis Samuel Rothschild, or Louis Rothschild, "Under Secretary of Commerce" of the federal government with offices and residences in Kansas City and Washington, D. C. Born in Leavenworth,...

180. Daniel L. Shouse Daniel L. Shouse