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1. 10th Street, West from Main 10th Street, West from Main Postcard of 10th Street, West from Main

2. Biography of Edward Buehler Delk (1885-1956), Architect Biography of Edward Buehler Delk (1885-1956), Architect 1999

3. Chariot Races Entertained the Crowds at the Fairgrounds Chariot Races Entertained the Crowds at the Fairgrounds June/21/1945 Drawing of a race at the fair with article about the brawling and drinking associated with the fair at 38th and Penn Streets to Roanoke and Valentine Streets in old Westport.

4. Coleman Highlands Is Hard to Find but Worth the Trip Coleman Highlands Is Hard to Find but Worth the Trip May//1976 Concise article describing the location, nature, and zoning for single-family residences in the small residential district "on the bluffs north of Roanoke Park," between 31st, 35th, Holly, and Southwest...

5. Discovering the Past Discovering the Past May//1976 Mention of Roanoke Park as the site of the Kansas City Inter-State Fairgrounds.

6. Discovering the Past Discovering the Past May//1976 Some history of the Roanoke Park area of Westport.

7. Favored Historic Neighborhood Marks 100 Years Favored Historic Neighborhood Marks 100 Years October 2007 A brief history of the Coleman Highlands neighborhood established in 1869 by William T. Coleman. The neighborhood is located just south of Roanoke Park between 31st, 35th, Holly, and Southwest Trafficways....

8. Follow the Red Brick Roads Follow the Red Brick Roads September 20, 2006 Article describes surviving examples of brick streets in Kansas City. The longest, a 1,750 foot stretch between Karnes Boulevard and Valentine Road, is a historic landmark.

9. Karnes Boulevard Karnes Boulevard 1910 Car traveling along unidentified portion of Karnes.

10. Karnes Boulevard Karnes Boulevard Roanoke Park near the intersection of Karnes and Valentine Road.

11. Park Drive Park Drive Postcard of Park Drive

12. Petty Politics and Greenbelt Yearnings Petty Politics and Greenbelt Yearnings March/12-18/1998 Describes political machinations used by city council members to allow for potential industrial development in the Coleman Highlands neighborhood next to Roanoke Park.

13. Roanoke Park Roanoke Park 1995 Description of the 36.25-acre park acquired in 1901-1923, between 35th, Summit, Valentine, and Wyoming Streets, with photos and history.

14. Roanoke Park Roanoke Park 2006 Description of the topography and history of Roanoke Park. The 36-acre park is significant "for its landscape design and associations with community planning in Kansas City."

15. Roanoke Park Roanoke Park June//1976 News of the renovation of the facilities of Roanoke Park, mentioned as "once the site of the Kansas City Inter-State Fairgrounds and. ..the Fairyland of the 1880's [sic]."

16. Roanoke Park Roanoke Park Photos of Roanoke Park at Roanoke and Valentine Roads since the 1910s, formerly the site of the city fairgrounds (Kansas City Interstate Fair, etc.).

17. Roanoke Park, Cozy Nook Roanoke Park, Cozy Nook Postcard of Cozy Nook in Roanoke Park

18. Roanoke Park, Roanoke Roadway Roanoke Park, Roanoke Roadway Postcard of Roanoke Roadway in Roanoke Park

19. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page f001 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page f001 1895-1907 Map of Roanoke residential district of Kansas City, developed by the Roanoke Investment Company from 1900 to 1920, showing buildings, streets, Roanoke Park, and Norman School. Attached to back of front...

20. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 4, 1909-1950, Page p452 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 4, 1909-1950, Page p452 1909-1950 A portion of Kansas City from W. 35th Street Terrace south to W. 37th Street and from State Line east to Wyoming, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page...