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21. Horse-drawn Fire Truck Horse-drawn Fire Truck Horse-drawn fire truck en route to fire along Pennsylvania Avenue north of Westport Road.

22. Hughes' Kansas City Views Hughes' Kansas City Views 1896 Photo of Pennsylvania Avenue, looking north from 11th Street.

23. Hughes' Kansas City Views Hughes' Kansas City Views 1896 Photos of Quality Hill from the Stockyards and from 11th and Pennsylvania Avenues.

24. In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates 1898? Photos of the Coates homestead at the "southwest corner of Pennsylvania Avenue and Tenth Street."

25. Jack Straw's Courtyard Jack Straw's Courtyard 1980 Elevated view of Jack Straw's Courtyard, a restaurant area. Architect Stuart Hutchinson, of McCoy, Hutchinson Stone Architects, received an award for his work in making the location among the most enjoyable...

26. Kansas City Art Commission Award Photographs-Landmarks Commission Finding Aid Kansas City Art Commission Award Photographs-Landmarks Commission Finding Aid 1964-1988 Collection of 122 8' x 10' color photographs documenting the winners of biannual architecture and urban design awards granted by the Kansas City Art Commission from 1964 through 1988. Subjects include...

27. Kansas City Widens Its Streets Kansas City Widens Its Streets May//1947 Description of the widening of streets in Downtown and Midtown, including Southwest Trafficway, Pennsylvania Avenue, and Wyandotte Street, with photos of before and after work.

28. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Sarah Chandler Coates, or Sarah Coates (1829-1897), a teacher from Pennsylvania who moved to Kansas City with her husband, Kersey, in the 1850s. She experienced border warfare troubles...

29. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Lucy Stowe Bigelow, or Lucy Bigelow (1885-1951), former leader of the George H. Nettleton Home for Aged Women and founder of "Miss Bigelow's School at 729 Troost Avenue for boys and girls"...

30. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Smith Woods (1830-1888), a former mayor and merchant of Kansas City. Native of Indiana coming here in 1870 as a furniture dealer, becoming mayor in 1874 with residence at 1720 Pennsylvania...

31. Kirkland Brooks Armour, Is No More Kirkland Brooks Armour, Is No More Spring 1993 Portrait and biographical article about Kirkland Armour (1854-1901), or K. B. Armour, a realtor and rancher and co-organizer of the American Hereford Breeders Association. Description of his life and career,...

32. Knickerbocker Place Knickerbocker Place December/12/1949

33. Letters to the Editor: Mabry Hall Gets a Face-Lift Letters to the Editor: Mabry Hall Gets a Face-Lift May//1980 Article estoration work on the building at 4112 Pennsylvania Avenue, once part of John McCoy's town of "West Port," along with information concerning the debate about the oldest remaining building in Westport...

34. Mabry Hall Mabry Hall Information about Hebron-Mabry Hall, a building located at 4112-4114 Pennsylvania Avenue, including a list of transactions, researched by William Goff, with dates concerning the land upon which the building...

35. Major L. K. Thacher Dead Major L. K. Thacher Dead October/31/1894 Portrait and obituary for Major Luin Thacher (1837-1894), or L. K. Thacher, "a prominent Kansas Cityan [sic] for more than a quarter of a century, a member of the public works and of the board of education."...

36. Manor Square Manor Square 1988 View looking north of Manor Square, 508 Westport Road (intersection of Westport Road and Pennsylvania Avenue). Architects Teh Kon Hu & Associates received an award for sensitive contextual design for their...

37. Memories Revived by the Abandonment of the "L" Structure Memories Revived by the Abandonment of the "L" Structure January/1/1923 Photos and caption about the "first type of electric car used over the elevated structure," and the "entrance to the old Eighth street tunnel built to accommodate the old cable cars," initially "at the...

38. Old Homes Remaining on Quality Hill Soon to Be Demolished Old Homes Remaining on Quality Hill Soon to Be Demolished October//1962 Story of two adjacent homes of members of the Fisher family on Quality Hill at 701 and 711 Pennsylvania Avenue, scheduled for demolition in area redevelopment plans. Photos and history of Quality Hill,...

39. Old Mansion an Office: Quality Hill Residence Is Refurbished Old Mansion an Office: Quality Hill Residence Is Refurbished Summer//1969 Article about the refurbishment of the William Warner residence at 1021 Pennsylvania Avenue ("as the offices of Monroe and Lefebvre, Architects, Inc."), built in 1868, with history and biography of Major...

40. Penn School: Westport's Historic School for Black Children Penn School: Westport's Historic School for Black Children January 2006 Article tells the story of Penn School on Pennsylvania Avenue between 42nd and 43rd Streets. Penn School is less well-known than other African American schools because it was small and served a neighborhood...