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William a Goff
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Jane F Flynn
John C Monroe
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 9, 1930-1941, Page p1013
A portion of Kansas City from W. 73rd Street south to W. 75th Street and from Pennsylvania Avenue east to Wornall Road, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 9, 1930-1941, Page p1015
A portion of Kansas City from W. 75th Street south to W. 76th Street and from Jefferson Street east to Wornall Road, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 9, 1930-1941, Page p1022
A portion of Kansas City from W. 76th Street Terrace south to W. 80th Street and from Jarboe Street east to Pennsylvania Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 9, 1930-1941, Page p1023
A portion of Kansas City from W. 77th Street south to W. 79th Street Terrace and from Pennsylvania Avenue east to Main Street, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page...
SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection
1980 – 2005, bulk 1990s
The materials within the KCPL Reference Hard to Find (HTF) Collection were compiled by Kansas City Public Library reference librarians and staff members to provide an easy to access source of information...
SC9 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...
1968 (1950 first edition)
Photo and bio of Smith Woods (1830-1888), mayor of Kansas City in 1874. Native of Indiana moving to Leavenworth, Kansas in 1858 as a furniture dealer before coming to Kansas City in 1870 as a real estate...
Taking Steps To Record Steptoe, Westport's Vanishing African American Neighborhood
The African American community of Steptoe was located in Westport, Missouri. This article explores the name of the community and its growth after the Civil War. "The tiny hamlet in Westport known as Steptoe...
The General Devol House
Article includes photo and caption about the house located in Quality Hill at 10th and Pennsylvania Avenue, built in the 1870s. Also concerning its possible preservation in Lewis Kitchen's real estate...
The Home of Miss Mary E. Hook, 3609 Pennsylvania Avenue
Photo and caption about "the home of Mary E. Hook [Mary Rockwell Hook?], 3609 Pennsylvania Avenue," "mentioned in a civil suit by the heirs of Dr. John W. Perkins filed against the former secretary of...
The Success of a Perfect Appartment [sic]: Where the Value of Comfort Is Recognized
Photo and article about the Knickerbocker Apartments "located in Knickerbocker Place (Thirty-sixth street [or 36th Street]), between Broadway and Pennsylvania avenue, in the heart of the most exclusive...
The Writer's Place
File containing the article about the Writer's Place, a castle-like residence in the "historic Valentine district" at 3607 Pennsylvania Avenue, built in 1909. Home to organization supporting local writers...
Waldo Eatery Has a Neighborhood Feel
December 29, 2010
Papu’s Cafe in Waldo at 75th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue is located in the Shell gas station that Khalid Sirhandi owns and operates. About a year ago, Sirhandi decided to open his Middle Eastern and...
Alley from Pennsylvania Avenue to Westport Square patio.
Looking northwest from the southeast corner of Westport and Pennsylvania.
William G. Ostrander: Former Owner of Electric Company Was 66
Photo and obituary for William George Ostrander, or William Ostrander, "66, of 3210 Pennsylvania avenue," former owner of "the Ostrander Electric company here." Native of Saint Joseph, Missouri coming...
William Warner Residence
Photos and information including a nomination form for the National Register for the William Warner (1839-1916) residence at 1021 Pennsylvania Avenue. Description of Warner, a national representative and...
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