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1. A Rose in Any Other Garden A Rose in Any Other Garden April 30, 2006 Article features Sarajane S. Aber and her association with the Kansas City Rose Society. She has been a member of the organization for 30 years with 22 of those years as rose garden chairwoman. The society...

2. Gage Park Gardens Gage Park Gardens 1936-10-04 View of pergola in rose gardens.

3. Jacob L. Loose Park Jacob L. Loose Park N.d. View of roses in Jacob L. Loose Park.

4. Laura Conyers Smith Municipal Rose Gardens Laura Conyers Smith Municipal Rose Gardens 1995 Description of the garden in the northwest corner of Loose Park established in the 1930s, with photos, drawing, and history.

5. Loose Park Loose Park View of the Rose garden area located in Loose Park in Kansas City, Missouri.

6. Loose Park Rose Garden Loose Park Rose Garden 1989 Looking north at Rose Garden.

7. Loose Park Rose Garden Loose Park Rose Garden Looking east across Rose Garden from underneath trellis at west entrance to garden; flowers in bloom.

8. Loose Park Rose Garden Loose Park Rose Garden Rose Garden, flowers in bloom.

9. Loose Park Rose Garden Loose Park Rose Garden Looking south at Rose Garden, flowers in bloom.

10. Loose Park Tennis Courts Loose Park Tennis Courts Looking northeast at unidentified people on tennis courts, located on west side of park; also shows Rose Garden.

11. Men in Rose Garden Men in Rose Garden June 22, 1932 Unidentified male workers in Rose Garden, flowers not in bloom.

12. Remembering the Roses Remembering the Roses Summer 2012 Article about the Loose Park Rose Garden created by Laura Conyers Smith in April 1931 with the help of Ella Loose setting "aside a portion of the public park donated in honor of her late husband."

13. Restoring a Garden Treasure Restoring a Garden Treasure November 12, 2008 The rose garden at Loose Park will undergo its first major renovation in its history. It was establsihed in 1931. The "new and imporved version of the garden--one that hews closely to the plan of tis legendary...

14. Roses are Red...and Pink, and White Roses are Red...and Pink, and White May 13, 2009 Postcard image and short article on the Laura Conyers-Smith Rose Garden located in Loose Park. The garden was designed by Herbert Hare (of the firm Hare & Hare) in 1931 and originally consisted of 120...

15. Vintage KC: 1931 Vintage KC: 1931 February 1, 2007 Brief article about the landscape architecture firm of Hare & Hare, including an image of the Municipal Rose Garden in Loose Park from the Western Historical Manuscripts Collection in Kansas City, Missouri....

16. Visiting a Gardening 'Neighbor' Visiting a Gardening 'Neighbor' July 30, 1961 Vertical file contains photos and a biographical article about Timothy Hall and Jack Hudspeth, retired neighbors and gardeners at 2620 and 2619 Garfield Avenue. Hall maintained his own garden and that...

17. Wedding in Loose Park Wedding in Loose Park 1989 Unidentified wedding in Rose Garden; park located on plot bounded on the north by 51st, on the east by Wornall, on the south by 55th, and on the west by Summit.

18. Women in Rose Garden Women in Rose Garden 1940 Unidentified women seated in shelter house in Rose Garden, flowers in bloom.