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21. Bridge Excavation Bridge Excavation 1925 Excavation work east of the ASB Bridge, about 1st to 3rd, Locust to Harrison.

22. Bridge Excavation Bridge Excavation 1925 Two unidentified men near excavation work east of the ASB Bridge, about 1st to 3rd, Locust to Harrison.

23. Central Industrial District Houses Central Industrial District Houses 1934 Black and white detailed charcoal drawing of the West Bottoms with rooftops of poorer housing in view as well as a bridge in the background.

24. City Market a Mainstay in KC History City Market a Mainstay in KC History August 1, 1963 Article about the land designated originally as a market area, still used as such.

25. City Market Aerial View City Market Aerial View ca1940 Aerial view, looking down onto City Market and neighborhood directly to the east.

26. City Market Plans Cause Problems City Market Plans Cause Problems April/17/2002 Implementation of the City Market Master Plan is discussed with recommended changes outlined including the displacing of some current tenants and the food only policy. Includes an artist's drawing of the...

27. City Market: Where the Selling Never Stops City Market: Where the Selling Never Stops September//1981 Photos and article about the City Market, the mainly produce-oriented business area in Kansas City's riverfront area. Also description of the area's history as Kansas City, Missouri's birthplace and home...

28. Commentary: Still in Need of a (Real) Riverfront Park Commentary: Still in Need of a (Real) Riverfront Park November-December 21-5 2001 File contains an essay or article about the Richard Berkley Riverfront Park, or Berkley Park on the north end of the Downtown area on the south bank of the Missouri River, named for former mayor Richard...

29. Covered Wagons At 2nd and Delaware Covered Wagons At 2nd and Delaware April 1869 Early view of 2nd and Delaware Streets with covered wagons, a buggy and settlers in view. Shows the bluffs and road grading.

30. Curtiss-Wright Flying Service Photograph Collection Finding Aid Curtiss-Wright Flying Service Photograph Collection Finding Aid ca1920-1940 This collection contains 57 black and white 8" x 10" photographs housed in one box. Views include downtown area, West bottoms, riverfront area, industrial areas, midtown area including Union Station and...

31. Delaware Street Delaware Street April 1869 Early view of Delaware Street looking north from 3rd. Missouri River in view and shows street grading through bluffs.

32. Depiction of Early Kansas City Riverfront Depiction of Early Kansas City Riverfront 1855 View looking south from north side of Missouri River; includes spectators.

33. Depiction of Early Kansas City Riverfront Depiction of Early Kansas City Riverfront 1855 View looking south from north side of Missouri River; includes Indians and teepees.

34. Dorothea Eldridge Slide Collection Finding Aid Dorothea Eldridge Slide Collection Finding Aid 1957-1968 A group of 108 color slides of images of Kansas City from the 1950s and 1960s, taken by Eldridge, an amateur photographer. The photos include buildings, fountains, hospitals, rooftop views of downtown...

35. Down by the River Down by the River August 2001 Photos, map, and article about the resurgence (especially since urban renewal in the 1990s centering around the City Market and Delaware Street) of the River Market, the site of the original Town of Kansas...

36. Downtown Aerial View Downtown Aerial View ca1940 Aerial view of downtown and City Market, looking north from near 9th and Oak.

37. Downtown Aerial View Downtown Aerial View ca1940 Aerial view, looking northeast from near 5th and Delaware. ASB Bridge is in view as well as the City Market.

38. Downtown Aerial View Downtown Aerial View ca1940 Aerial view, looking north from near 6th Street Trafficway and Grand. ASB Bridge in view as well as City Market.

39. Downtown Aerial View Downtown Aerial View ca1940 Aerial view, looking north from near 6th Street Trafficway and Grand. ASB Bridge and City Market in view.

40. Downtown Aerial View Downtown Aerial View ca1940 Aerial view, looking northeast from near 5th and Delaware. ASB Bridge and City Market in view.