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161. SC167 Kansas City Stockyards SC167 Kansas City Stockyards 1828-1983 and n.d. The Kansas City Stockyards operated in the West Bottoms of Kansas City from 1871 to 1991. It was the second largest stockyards in the nation and one of Kansas City’s most important industries. This collection...

162. SC167 Kansas City Stockyards Finding Aid SC167 Kansas City Stockyards Finding Aid

163. SC167 Kansas City Stockyards Finding Aid SC167 Kansas City Stockyards Finding Aid

164. SC218 Penn Elementary School Closing Program Collection Finding Aid SC218 Penn Elementary School Closing Program Collection Finding Aid May 1955 This collection contains items pertaining to the last program of the Penn Elementary School before closing its doors in 1955.

165. SC58 Mrs. Sam Ray Postcard Collection Finding Aid SC58 Mrs. Sam Ray Postcard Collection Finding Aid 1890-1998 Mildred Kittell Ray was born in Halstead, Kansas, on September 22, 1895. An avid collector of postcards (buttons, too), Mrs. Ray, at the age of 72, initiated a column in the Kansas City Times and Kansas...

166. SC83 Relishing Our Roots Neighborhood Project Records Finding Aid SC83 Relishing Our Roots Neighborhood Project Records Finding Aid 1999-2001 The collection consists of materials related to four distinct portions of a KC150 project: a printed walking/driving tour of the Coleman Highlands neighborhood, describing various residences; transcripts...

167. Sculpture at Bloch Cancer Survivors Park Sculpture at Bloch Cancer Survivors Park June 7, 2010 Color picture of bronze sculpture, "Cancer ... There's Hope," at the Bloch Cancer Survivors Park with cancer survivors David Rule of Mission and Sarah Jury of Kansas City. The photo was taken during the...

168. Seeking Brush Creek's Promise Seeking Brush Creek's Promise July 11, 2005 According to this article, the development of Brush Creek involved three parts: (1) a flood protection project; (2) a project prettier than the concrete trough the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers suggested;...

169. Shed and Debris Shed and Debris n.d. Close-up view of shed and debris on a lot near Southwest Trafficway and Roanoke Road north of Westport Road.

170. Souvenir Presented by the Board of Park Commissioners of Kansas City, Mo.: The Park and Boulevard System Souvenir Presented by the Board of Park Commissioners of Kansas City, Mo.: The Park and Boulevard System of Kansas City, Missouri //1920 Brief description and photo of the park.

171. Spring Building Activity Spring Building Activity March/31/1901 Article about the new residential construction boom in Kansas City, describing the new and varying styles of architecture and methods of construction contrasting with simpler designs of the city in the...

172. Spring Building Activity Spring Building Activity March/31/1901 Illustrations and descriptions of the following residences new in Kansas City in 1901: (1) Dr. E. L. Henderson at 26th and Forest Avenue, designed by A. B. Anderson; (2) A. E. Holmes at Valentine and Roanoke...

173. Street Cleaning: Brush-Mowing Grader Street Cleaning: Brush-Mowing Grader May 1972 Photo and description of the "Galion grader" for street cleaning re-tooled by the Kansas City Public Works Department with "a Roanoke Robot mower" for removal of brush on the sides of city streets.

174. Ten Architectural Gems 1865-1966 Ten Architectural Gems 1865-1966 December 1973 Article that provides profiles of ten notable homes in the Kansas City area. The featured homes are as follow: the Robert Berkebile residence (600 E. 36th Street), the Edward Scarritt Residence (3500 Gladstone...

175. The Book of Missourians The Book of Missourians 1906 Biographical sketch of B. Thompson Whipple, a realtor born in Pennsylvania in 1853 and coming to Kansas City in 1875 as a banker and "promoter and platter of the addition called Roanok [sic]" (the Roanoke...

176. The Friends of Roanoke Park The Friends of Roanoke Park July//1981 Article about the restoration of a park by cooperation between the city government and area residents, in this case Sue McCord-Belzer.

177. This Real Estate Offers 12 Rooms Plus a Piece of History This Real Estate Offers 12 Rooms Plus a Piece of History July/10/2002 Photos of Roselawn at 3717 Bell St., the former residence of William Volker, a home-furnishing tycoon and philanthropist. Mr. Volker lived at Roselawn from 1890 until his death in 1947. Roselawn is located...

178. Thomas Hart Benton Thomas Hart Benton Postcard of self-portrait of Thomas Hart Benton, painted by the artist in 1970

179. Thomas Hart Benton: Painting in Photographs Thomas Hart Benton: Painting in Photographs September 2008 Feature article describing Thomas Hart Benton and his work. Gives a brief history, discusses some of his famous works, and describes Benton’s studio and home located in the Roanoke district.

180. Tromanhauser Residence Tromanhauser Residence Full frontal and side view; located at 3603 W. Roanoke.