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Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1A, 1939-1957, Page p108
A portion of Kansas City from W. 11th Street south to W. 13th Street and from Pennsylvania Avenue east to Broadway, showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1A, 1939-1957, Page p110
A portion of Kansas City from W. 13th Street south to W. 16th Street and from Madison Avenue east to Jefferson Street, showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1A, 1939-1957, Page p111
A portion of Kansas City from W. 13th Street south to W. 16th Street and from Jefferson Street east to Washington Street, showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1A, 1939-1957, Page p188
A portion of Kansas City from W. 9th Street south to W. 12th Street and from Santa Fe east to Jefferson, showing buildings, railroads, and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 4, 1909-1957, Page p472
A portion of Kansas City from E. 31st Street south to E. 33rd Street and from Olive Street east to Montgall Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page...
SC66 Kansas City/Local Area Fine Arts Programs Collection Finding Aid
This collection consists of various types of local fine arts programs and is designed to be an on-going collection. The programs are arranged alphabetically by either the theater name or place of performance,...
SC99 Philip A. Gambone Papers Finding Aid
Two boxes contain the Phil Gambone architecture research papers of notes, correspondence, photographs, photocopied articles, etc., and note cards for work on a book on Kansas City architecture. The book...
Show Time at PGAV
Profile of the architectural firm known as PGAV, responsible for such urban aesthetic improvements as "the Quality Hill renovation project," Penntower Office Center, and the Kansas City Zoo Nursery.
Souvenir of Kansas City and Her Fire Department
Photo of Quality Hill in the background behind a view of the 12th Street Viaduct, with a store in the foreground for J. B. Spellman Wholesale Feeds.
Article describes various neighborhoods and neighborhood associations in the Kansas City area. Neighborhood associations bridge the gap between businesses and residents along with fostering a sense a community...
Survey: Notes from the Field [and] Missouri Arts Council Grant Foundation Awarded
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,...
Tales from the First Synagogue in Kansas City
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...
The General Devol House
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...
The Kansas City Centennial
History of the Arctic Dairy Products ice cream company on Quality Hill.
The Quality Hill Project
Development project for former prestigious Downtown neighborhood, consisting of both additional building and preservation of older structures.
The Residential Fabric of a "Home-Oriented" City
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...
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.
The Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet
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,...
The Stongs of Missouri and Iowa Are a Well-Matched Writing Team
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...
These Missourians [and] Missouri Mirrors of 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,...
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