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"Doc" Brown, Famous Kansas City Cake Walker
Manuscript about Kansas City cake walker Joseph "Doc" Brown (Doctor William Henry Joseph Cutter Brown), that consists of a chronological collection of 149 published articles, notices, and advertisements....
"Fabbricanti di Salsiccia"
May 16, 2007
Article profiling Mendolia's Italian Sausage, a family-owned business in the Historic Northeast's Pendleton Heights neighborhood for the last 60 years. Vito Mendolia first opened Mendolia's Market in 1947...
A House Divided Now Whole
June 27, 2007
John Morris, a Pendleton Heights resident, was awarded the 2007 George Erlich Acheivement in Preservation Award for restoring a turn-of-the-century shirtwaist house at 200 Garfield that he purchased in...
A Local Imprint on a Classic Style
November 9, 2014
Article profiles a three-story home located within Kansas City's Coleman Highlands neighborhood built in 1909 in the shirtwaist style. The author mentions that shirtwaist homes can be found within several...
Community Gardens Transform Historic Northeast
August 8, 2012
Article describes initiatives by Northeast Kansas City neighborhoods to transform vacant lots into community gardens and green spaces. Existing gardens in the area include the St. John Community Garden...
Corner Garfield Victorian
October 13, 2004
Home mentioned in the "Feature Home" column for this issue. It is a Victorian style located at 350 Garfield in the Pendleton Heights neighborhood in the Northeast area. The home is located on the corner...
Historic Northeast's Finest Homes Open to Public
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,"...
Hughes' Kansas City Views
Photo of the "residence of H. P. Wright, 211 Garfield Avenue (Pendleton Heights)."
Jefferson Home for Women, Garfield Heights
March 15, 2008
Registration form for National Register of Historic Places for Jefferson Home for Women, 308 Garfield, contains history, description, and photographs of the house. The house was originally the Charles...
Memories and Visions Historic Homes Tour 2001
Article describes Historic Homes Tour for 2001 and provides brief description of the neighborhood and its history.
New Buddhist Temple Planned in Pendleton
June 20, 2007
Plans are underway to construct a new Buddhist temple at the 200-block of Park Avenue in the Northeast's Pendleton Heights neighborhood. The proposed Quan Am Temple will cater to Kansas City's Vietnamese...
Northeast Area Offers Affordability, Diversity
December 27, 2008
Article concerning the northeast area of Kansas City, Missouri. This district is located south of the Missouri River and is "bounded by the Paseo on the west and Interstate 435 on the east, Gladstone Boulevard...
Pencil Sketches of Northeast Area
Folder contains a group of four pencil sketches of familiar places in the Northeast Residential area of Kansas City, Missouri. Included is Holy Rosary Catholic Church at 5th and Campbell, the Kansas City...
Pendleton Heights--Past, Present, Future
October 19, 2005
The Pendleton Heights neighborhood is featured in Dale Castle's column "Castle's View" in this issue. Includes three pictures; the Tiffany Castle residence, and two views of houses on the 1800-block of...
Pendleton Heights Art Space
August 16, 2006
The "Feature Home" column for this week's issue features a Pendleton Heights neighborhood home located at 2110 Elma Avenue. "Kansas City Landmarks Commission data shows the building was originally built...
Pendleton Heights Captures Then and Now in New Book
September 21, 2011
Article describes a new book published by the Pendleton Heights Neighborhood Association featuring "then" and "now" photos of 83 homes and businesses. Local photographer David Remley captured current images...
Pendleton Heights Elects New Board, Seeks Greater Involvement
Article includes some information on the Pendleton Heights Neighborhood Association including the new Board of Directors.
Pendleton Heights Snags National Award
October 2, 2013
Article reports on the Pendleton Heights neigborhood being honored by "This Old House" magazine as one of thirteen "Best Old House Neighborhoods" in the Midwest. Two weeks previously the neighborhood association...
Premier Pendleton Heights Victorian
September 29, 2004
Chosen for the "Feature Home" column in this issue. The house is located at 508 Garfield in the Pendelton Heights neighborhood. It was originally designed by James W. Bryan and built by Charles Balcom...
Rebuilding the Past: Architectural Preservation in K. C. Builds Its Hopes on Aging Neighborhoods
Battle between preservationists and developers taking place in older Kansas City neighborhoods, such as Hyde Park, Quality Hill, and Pendleton Heights (Garfield), with photos.
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