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1. 18th Street 18th Street July 16, 1948 View looking west on 18th Street from Olive.

2. 18th Street 18th Street October 27, 1948 View looking west on 18th Street from Olive.

3. 200 Sprint Employees x $50k + Scuola=Play! 200 Sprint Employees x $50k + Scuola=Play! September 2, 2004 Feature story of how about 217 Sprint employees and supporters of the Scuola Vita Nuova charter school joined together to clean up and fix up the school's playground. School is located at the corner of...

4. Abstracts Collection Finding Aid Abstracts Collection Finding Aid 1832-1972 (bulk 1832-1890) Assortment of abstracts, most of them for historical Kansas City areas, but a few are of other places. Documents are transcriptions or copies of transcriptions of the original documents. Abstracts include...

5. Charlie Parker (Bird) Charlie Parker (Bird) Photos, illustrations, and information on Charlie Parker (1920-1955), a world-famous Kansas City jazz musician nicknamed "Yardbird" or "Bird." Born in Kansas City, Kansas, and moving to Kansas City, Missouri,...

6. David Orrison David Orrison 1908 Biographical sketch of David Orrison, a retired dry goods and furniture merchant residing at 220 Olive Street. Born in Ohio in 1836 and joining John Doggett as operators of "a wholesale and retail dry-goods...

7. Early Car Early Car Postcard of early Stevens-Duryea automobile

8. Frank Trask Is Dead Frank Trask Is Dead December/27/1968 File containing an obituary for architect Frank Edgar Trask, or Frank Trask, "86 years old, of 7570 Olive street." Native of Axtell, Kansas coming to Kansas City about 1908 as designer of the Grand Avenue...

9. Geroge Humphrey and Elmore Truitt Geroge Humphrey and Elmore Truitt May 6, 1916 Photos and biographical articles about George Humphrey, a Kansas City lawyer, and Elmore Truitt, a Kansas City realtor. Description of Humphrey as born in Lewis County, Missouri, and starting out as a...

10. Haddix Research Enhances Knowledge of Bird's Youth Haddix Research Enhances Knowledge of Bird's Youth August/September 2005 Brief item describing an article from The Kansas City Star, June 26, 2005, reporting on jazz historians Chuck Haddix and Llew Walker's discoveries of the addresses of Charlie "Bird" Parker in the Kansas...

11. Historic Northeast's Finest Homes Open to Public Historic Northeast's Finest Homes Open to Public October/24/2001 Photos and article about the "Historic Kansas City Foundation's annual fall homes tour" of "13 unique residences in the Pendleton Heights and Scarritt Renaissance neighborhoods of Historic Northeast,"...

12. Jean Harlow Jean Harlow Information on Jean Harlow (1911-1937), born in Kansas City as Harlean Carpenter at 3344 Olive Street, attending Barstow School here from 1916 to 1921, and leaving for Hollywood after her elopement in...

13. Jewish Leaders, President B. L. Hoffman Jewish Leaders, President B. L. Hoffman ca1925 Portrait identified as B. L. Hoffman, President beginning in 1922, Congregation Sh'erith Israel D'Lubanitz located at 924 Olive Street.

14. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and chapter of the book about Jean Harlow (1911-1937), a movie actress born in Kansas City as Harlean Carpenter at 3344 Olive Street, moving during her childhood to 4409 Gillham Road and then during...

15. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Homer Mann, a Missouri state representative with residence at 2542 Olive Street. Born in Illinois in 1869 and coming to Kansas City in 1891 as cashier of "of the Holland Shoe Company"...

16. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Charles Ferree, "a pioneer in the Linwood district," born in "Ohio near Cincinnati" and settling in Kansas City in 1867 and taking "an active and prominent part in the building of...

17. KCResources, page 36 KCResources, page 36

18. KCResources, page 48 KCResources, page 48

19. Killed in the Tunnel: George R. Fearons a Victim of an Eighth Street Tunnel Killed in the Tunnel: George R. Fearons a Victim of an Eighth Street Tunnel April 5, 1899 Article about the death of George Fearon, "of 813 Olive street, attorney," in the 8th Street Tunnel, apparently caused by a collision with a streetcar in the tunnel, also listing him as the "father of...

20. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of Robert Mehornay (1888-1952 ca.), chairman of the board of the Mehornay Furniture Company, born in Kansas City at 1015 Grove Street and growing up partly at 2710 Olive Street before joining...