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1. Town Pavilion Town Pavilion

2. It Happened in Kansas City It Happened in Kansas City April/24/1940

3. Petticoat Lane Petticoat Lane

4. 11th Street 11th Street

5. John Taylor Dry Goods Company - Main Street John Taylor Dry Goods Company - Main Street 2 promotional postcards pictures of the John Taylor Dry Goods Company store on Main Street facing Petticoat Lane

6. Artifacts Held in Missouri Valley Special Collections Artifacts Held in Missouri Valley Special Collections A small number of local history related artifacts are held in Missouri Valley Special Collections. Most of these items are small and have come to the department over the years via donations. See list below....

7. Galleria Town Center Project Unfolds Galleria Town Center Project Unfolds April//1998 Active reuse of older buildings' top floors to complement construction of adjacent new Galleria.

8. Poetic Origin of Petticoat Lane Poetic Origin of Petticoat Lane January/3/1959 Article about the origin of the name of Petticoat Lane--11th Street from Walnut to Main Street--in an 1890s poem by Minne McIntyre.

9. Not All about Women Not All about Women May/5/1953 Article about the origin of the name of Petticoat Lane--11th Street from Walnut to Main Streets--in an 1890s poem by Minne McIntyre.

10. Kansas City: Where the Frontier Lingers Kansas City: Where the Frontier Lingers June//1928 Article describing Kansas City and its history in light of the 1928 Republican National Convention, stressing its changing character toward civility from its rough-hewn beginnings on the Western frontier....

11. Waldheim Building City Directory Entry Waldheim Building City Directory Entry 1911 Building at 6 Petticoat Lane (northeast corner of 11th and Main Streets).

12. Kansas City Blues Parade Kansas City Blues Parade 1954 Cars heading west on Petticoat Lane at Walnut in parade honoring Kansas City Blues; lead car carrying Kansas City Blues Queen. Shows Emery Bird Thayer building.

13. These Missourians [and] Missouri Mirrors of 1946 These Missourians [and] Missouri Mirrors of 1946 March//1946 Color photos and article about the state of Missouri, with much description of Kansas City, including its history and (largely agricultural) economy, James Kemper, J. C. Nichols, William Rockhill Nelson,...

14. Dollar Profit Style Dress Shop Dollar Profit Style Dress Shop 1930s Confidential listing of businesses in "the block on Main Street between 10th and Petticoat Lane (11th Street)" and also Walnut Street. Each business is described and a map showing addresses is included....

15. Shriners Shriners 1926 Decorations at the corner of 11th and Main, in front of John Taylor Dry Goods Company building.

16. Waldheim Building Waldheim Building Distant, partial frontal and side view; located at northeast corner of 11th (Petticoat Lane) and Main.

17. Missouri Missouri November 1953 Extensive article with numerous photos and descriptions of the state of Missouri and including Kansas City. Mention of the two Kansas Cities, "Boss Tom Pendergast," Thomas Hart Benton, Floyd Shoemaker,...

18. Early Firefighters Early Firefighters 1910 Firefighters on 3-horse hitch and wagon turning from Petticoat Lane north onto Walnut.

19. Bullene, Moore, & Emery Bullene, Moore, & Emery 1891 Folder contains a copy of "Bullene, Moore, Emery & Co. Shopping Guide", Kansas City, Aug. 20, 1891. Included are recipes, store talk,and fashion notes. The vertical files in this collection were formerly...

20. KC Street Intersections KC Street Intersections circa 1911. Four photos of intersections: (1) "Main Street south from Eighth Street;" (2) "Walnut Street south from Ninth Street;" (3) "Grand Avenue south from Eighth Street;" and (4) "Eleventh Street [also known...