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1. Wright's Map of Kansas City Wright's Map of Kansas City 1880 Cadastral street map of Kansas City showing streets, railroad lines, and some plat information. Handwritten in ink on the map are several notations regarding the location of Union Depot, as well as an...

2. West Terrace Park, Palisades West Terrace Park, Palisades Postcard of the Palisades at West Terrace Park

3. West Terrace Park, Palisades West Terrace Park, Palisades Postcard of Palisades at West Terrace Park

4. Washington Hotel Washington Hotel November 27, 1933 Article about the closing of the Washington Hotel at 12th and Washington Streets in 1933 with its history back to its construction in the late 1880s by Charles Hasbrook on Quality Hill. Description of...

5. Washington Hotel Washington Hotel Postcard of the Washington Hotel at night

6. Urban Housing With a View Urban Housing With a View March 22, 2008 Article about the Morgan Group's plan to build a $48 million luxury apartment complex in the River Market area in late April. The 323-unit Market Station is the "largest downtown residential construction...

7. Union Avenue Union Avenue Postcard of Union Avenue

8. Tullis Place Apartments Tullis Place Apartments 2000 Photos of the "Tullis Place apartments" built in 1887 along 8th Street between Pennsylvania and Jefferson Streets on Quality Hill before deteriorating and being demolished "after the turn of the century,"...

9. Tullis Court Apartments Tullis Court Apartments April 28, 1929 Three-story buildings facing each other across a private street covering an area 150 feet square. Neglect caused deterioration after Saint Joseph's Hospital moved from the area and property passed from...

10. Transformation on Quality Hill Transformation on Quality Hill November/5/1957 Article with photo about the new housing developments on Quality Hill used to rehabilitate the old neighborhood, with apartment buildings and plans for a hotel.

11. 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,...

12. The Stongs of Missouri and Iowa Are a Well-Matched Writing Team The Stongs of Missouri and Iowa Are a Well-Matched Writing Team December/2/1942 File containing a a photo and biographical article about Virginia Swain Stong, or Virginia Stong (formerly of Kansas City), and her husband Phil Stong (formerly of Iowa), Connecticut authors of books about...

13. The Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet The Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet ca. 1990 History of the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, beginning in France in the mid-17th century and concluding in 1990. The author covers their first permanent mission in western Missouri,...

14. The Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet Diocese of Kansas City - St. Joseph The Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet Diocese of Kansas City - St. Joseph History of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in Kansas City. The story of the order is traced from their arrival in the area in the 1860s through the early 1990s.

15. The Residential Fabric of a "Home-Oriented" City The Residential Fabric of a "Home-Oriented" City March 1979 Discussion about the city as a "livable" place, with descriptions and photos of older residential districts and neighborhoods incorporated with their own nearby business districts, such as the Country...

16. The Quality Hill Project The Quality Hill Project November-December//1983 Development project for former prestigious Downtown neighborhood, consisting of both additional building and preservation of older structures.

17. The Kansas City Centennial The Kansas City Centennial 1950 History of the Arctic Dairy Products ice cream company on Quality Hill.

18. The General Devol House The General Devol House September//1960 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...

19. Tales from the First Synagogue in Kansas City Tales from the First Synagogue in Kansas City October/17/1968 Booklet providing "a look at the daily journal of events kept in Kansas City by Rabbi Elias Eppstein during his three year stay in the city (from 1880 to 1883)." Description of his tenure and various other...

20. Survey: Notes from the Field [and] Missouri Arts Council Grant Foundation Awarded Survey: Notes from the Field [and] Missouri Arts Council Grant Foundation Awarded October-November 1980 News of a survey identifying neighborhoods and documenting their various characteristics, including the following residential districts: Hyde Park, Gillham-Main, Longfellow, Valentine, Santa Fe Place,...