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1. A Cinematic Gem A Cinematic Gem December 8, 2013 Article focuses upon the history of the Plaza Grill & Cinema in Ottawa, Kansas. The theater's owner, Rita (Peach) Madl, is interviewed. Madl describes the process by which she discovered that the Plaza...

2. Country Club Plaza Country Club Plaza circa 1945-50 View of the Country Club Plaza looking toward the southwest at the intersection of Mill Creek Parkway (later J. C. Nichols Parkway) and 47th Street. The Plaza Theater is visible in the center of the photograph,...

3. Country Club Plaza Country Club Plaza circa 1945-50 Long distance view of the Country Club Plaza, looking toward the southwest. Taken from the east side of Mill Creek Parkway (J. C. Nichols Parkway) where it crosses 47th Street. Apartments along Brush Creek...

4. Country Club Plaza Country Club Plaza circa 1937 Street level view of Wyandotte Street near 47th Street in the Country Club Plaza. The Plaza Theater is in view on the left located at 4704 Wyandotte. A small fountain is in view on the right.

5. Country Club Plaza Country Club Plaza 1950 Partial frontal view of Plaza Theater, southwest corner of 47th and Wyandotte. Also shows Mindlin's and other shops.

6. Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights circa 1940 Evening view looking toward the southwest of the Christmas lights on the Country Club Plaza at the intersection of 47th and Mill Creek Parkway (later J. C. Nichols Parkway). The Plaza Theater is in view...

7. Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights 1950 Evening view looking north along Wyandotte from Nichols Road. Shows Plaza Theater and other buildings with Christmas lights.

8. Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights 1950 Partial frontal evening view of Plaza Theater with Christmas decorations. Also shows buildings along north side of 47th Street.

9. Country Club Plaza, Christmas Country Club Plaza, Christmas 1938 Postcard of the Country Club Plaza lights at Christmas 1937.

10. Kansas City's Classic Theatres--The Plaza Kansas City's Classic Theatres--The Plaza May-June//1997 Article with history and photo of the Plaza Theater at 4701 Wyandotte Street, built in 1929 and converted to a "triplex" in the 1990s.

11. Past Times: Plaza All Aglow Past Times: Plaza All Aglow December 2000 Photo and caption about the "Christmas lights on the Country Club Plaza" in the early 1930s (begun in 1925) "looking southwest at 47th Street and J. C. Nichols Parkway with the Plaza Theater in the center."...

12. Plaza Theater Plaza Theater 1989 Full frontal view; located at 4701 Wyandotte.

13. Plaza Theater Plaza Theater File contains illustrations and articles about the theater.

14. Robert Askren Photograph Collection Finding Aid Robert Askren Photograph Collection Finding Aid circa 1870s-2005, bulk 1950-1980s Local photographer Robert G. Askren donated photographs and negatives to the Missouri Valley Special Collections in 2006. He worked for Harkins Commercial Photo Co. which he later purchased and renamed...

15. SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection 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...

16. Spanish in Kansas City, Missouri Spanish in Kansas City, Missouri 1953 Thorough description of the Plaza Theater and its Spanish architecture, modeled after the Seminario de San Martin in Tepozeatlan, Mexico.

17. The Patio Lobby of the New Plaza Theater Will Have the Rich Outline and Ornaments of a Spanish Courtyard The Patio Lobby of the New Plaza Theater Will Have the Rich Outline and Ornaments of a Spanish Courtyard September/23/1928 Sketch of the courtyard area of the new Plaza Theater. Article explains in detail how the area will look. "The execution of the plans was by Edward W. Tanner, head of the J. C. Nichols Companies' architectural...