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201. Crowd in Shelter House Crowd in Shelter House 1922 Looking east at unidentified crowd in Shelter House Number 1 and flower gardens.

202. Daniel Morgan Boone Park Dedication Daniel Morgan Boone Park Dedication September 2005 The Daniel Morgan Boone Park, 63rd and Euclid, was dedicated June 17, 2005. The Boone-Hays Cemetery, where Daniel Morgan and Sara Lewis Boone are buried, is part of the park.

203. DAR, Elizabeth Benton Chapter Scrapbook Finding Aid DAR, Elizabeth Benton Chapter Scrapbook Finding Aid 1921 A Kansas City Times article dated Nov. 12, 1979, stated that the Elizabeth Benton DAR chapter, located in Kansas City, Mo., was the first Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution formed west...

204. Data on Parks and Boulevards of the 50 Largest Cities Data on Parks and Boulevards of the 50 Largest Cities June/29/1926 Table showing statistics about parks and boulevards for the 50 largest American cities, with Kansas City having the most miles of boulevards at 90, followed by Chicago at 84.3.

205. Deaths: Frank Theis Rites Deaths: Frank Theis Rites November/26/1965 Funeral notice for Frank Theis, "75, park board president" residing at the Walnuts Apartments.

206. Decades of Decay Erased Decades of Decay Erased August 30, 2009 A cooperative program between business owners and community service workers has cleaned up public areas in the West Bottoms. Workers have weeded and landscaped parks and medians, removed trash from vacant...

207. Densmore Hotel Densmore Hotel Postcard of the Densmore Hotel

208. Did You Know? Horses and Parks Did You Know? Horses and Parks April/4/2001 Article about many of the changes in the Northeast residential district since the beginning of the park and boulevard system. Description of some of the riders of (and places designed partly for horses...

209. Discovering the Past Discovering the Past May//1976 Mention of Roanoke Park as the site of the Kansas City Inter-State Fairgrounds.

210. Dorothea Eldridge Slide Collection Finding Aid Dorothea Eldridge Slide Collection Finding Aid 1957-1968 A group of 108 color slides of images of Kansas City from the 1950s and 1960s, taken by Eldridge, an amateur photographer. The photos include buildings, fountains, hospitals, rooftop views of downtown...

211. Downtown Industrial Park Downtown Industrial Park

212. Dr. J. W. Parker Account Books Finding Aid Dr. J. W. Parker Account Books Finding Aid 1851-1872 (bulk 1856-1872) Dr. J. W. Parker was called John as well as James and settled in Westport, Missouri, in 1851 where he practiced medicine among the white settlers and the Shawnee, Wyandotte, and Delaware Indians. During...

213. Dr. Johnston Lykins Square Dr. Johnston Lykins Square 1995 Description of the 4.95-acre park acquired in 1913, between 7th, Jackson, 8th, and Myrtle Streets, with photos and history.

214. Educator, Parks Supporter Dies at 88 Educator, Parks Supporter Dies at 88 August 1, 2008 "Jeremiah Cameron, a language and literature educator who served on the Kansas City Board of Parks and Recreation Commissioners from 1972-1979, died" July 29, 2008. He died before the dedication ceremony...

215. Electric Park Electric Park 1908 Folder contains an Electric Park publication entitled "Electric Park, Kansas City's Coney Island". It gives the details of the week's activities at the park beginning the week of May 17, 1908. It indicates...

216. Electric Park Electric Park 1902 Picture of the entrance of Heim Electric Park, East Bottoms.

217. Electric Park Electric Park

218. Electric Park (1st) Electric Park (1st) Postcard of Heim's Electric Park in the East Bottoms

219. Electric Park (1st) Electric Park (1st) Postcard of Heim's Electric Park in the East Bottoms Kansas City

220. Electric Park (2nd) Electric Park (2nd) Postcard view of Electric Park (2nd)