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101. Old Reservoir New Park Site Old Reservoir New Park Site March 14, 2012 Postcard image and short article about Observation Park. Located at 20th Street and Jarboe, the 4.4 acre park originally contained a reservoir that provided water to the industrial West Bottoms district....

102. Once-Enchanting Igloo to Return Once-Enchanting Igloo to Return December 2, 2009 Postcard image and short article about the Kansas City Museum's famed igloo, the centerpiece of the old Eskimoland exhibit on the museum's third floor. The igloo was a popular attraction of generations...

103. P&L Building Lights Up KC P&L Building Lights Up KC November 4, 2009 Postcard image and short article about the Kansas City Power and Light Building at 14th and Walnut streets. The 31-story building was constructed by local architects Hoit, Price & Barnes in 1931 and capped...

104. Pastoral Scene Belies Bloody History Pastoral Scene Belies Bloody History March 30, 2011 Postcard image of the Marais Des Cygnes River and an accompanying article about the Marias Des Cygnes Massacre that took place on May 19, 1858. The massacre involved Charles Hamilton, a pro-slavery sympathizer,...

105. Polished Beauty Rode the Rails Polished Beauty Rode the Rails December 9, 2009 Postcard image and short article about the Alton Burlington, Ozark State Zephyr train, billed as the "first streamlined diesel-powered train between St. Louis and Kansas City." The Ozark State Zephyr was...

106. Postcard Mailman Postcard Mailman Postcard picturing a 1907 U.S. mail carrier with a take-out folder of 12 postcard views of Kansas City.

107. Postcards from Our Past Postcards from Our Past Fall 2006 Article contains photographs and brief histories of buildings at the University of Missouri-Kansas City's Volker and Hospital Hill Campuses. Buildings include Oxford Hall (Edwin W. Shields residence),...

108. Postcards from State Avenue Postcards from State Avenue September 1-7, 2005 In Pitch's second annual "road trip" in the Kansas City metro area, various authors describe points along State Avenue in Kansas City, Kansas and Wyandotte County. Historic locations described in the article...

109. Postcards of Historic Northeast Postcards of Historic Northeast August 24, 2005 This week's featured postcard is of TWA and features the Constellation airplane. It reads "Providing the very finest in airline service between major cities from coast to coast, this newest Constellation,...

110. Postcards of Historic Northeast Postcards of Historic Northeast August 31, 2005 The featured postcard in this column in this issue is of Harold Ensley. He is featured standing beside his Ford stationwagon. He was known as "The Sportsman's Friend" and his TV show's theme song was "Gone...

111. Postcards of Northeast Life Postcards of Northeast Life April 14, 2004 Short article and images of Harold Ensley, local sportsman and broadcaster. At the time of this feature he was still active in broadcasting.

112. Postcards of Northeast Life Postcards of Northeast Life November/1/2000 Photo (from a postcard) and history of the old American Royal building, "built around 1910 specifically to house agricultural expositions" for the American Royal Livestock, Horse Show, and Rodeo, "razed...

113. Postcards of Northeast Life Postcards of Northeast Life November/8/2000 Photo (from a postcard) and history of the F. Warner Karling Furniture Company building at 15th and Olive Streets, from a postcard "published by the Hall Brothers Company in the early 1920s," occupied...

114. Postcards of Northeast Life: Lobby St. Regis Hotel Postcards of Northeast Life: Lobby St. Regis Hotel December/6/2000 Photo and history of the Saint Regis Hotel, "[b]uilt in 1914 by Howard Vrooman and designed by Owens & Payson, Architects," at "one of Kansas City's premier addresses" at "the northeast corner of Linwood...

115. Priests of Pallas, Monoplane Priests of Pallas, Monoplane Postcard of Monoplane float at the Priests of Pallas Parade

116. Priests of Pallas, Night Priests of Pallas, Night Postcard of float from the 1909 Priests of Pallas Parade

117. Racetrack's Legacy Endures - Even After Razing Racetrack's Legacy Endures - Even After Razing September 24, 2008 Short article and postcard image of the old Kansas City-Smithville Racetrack in Smithville, Mo. The track was built in 1925 and featured mostly harness racing. Later automobile and motorcycle races were...

118. River Trade Diminished Near Turn of Century River Trade Diminished Near Turn of Century June 16, 2010 Postcard image and short article about the decline in traffic and trade on the Missouri River beginning in the late-1800s. The decline was due in large part to the burgeoning railroad industry.

119. Roberts Home Example of New Homeowner Postcards Roberts Home Example of New Homeowner Postcards February 2, 2011 Early twentieth-century postcard of "The Roberts Home," located in Mellier Place, Kansas City, Missouri, and an accompanying article about cattleman and real estate developer Walter Mellier. Mellier Place...

120. Roger Fowler, Barnstormer Roger Fowler, Barnstormer Postcard of early aviator, Roger Fowler