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1. 15th Street Bridge at Blue Ridge 15th Street Bridge at Blue Ridge Postcard of the 15th Street Bridge at Blue Ridge

2. City Hall City Hall April 21, 1905 Kansas City City Hall opened October 25, 1937, with a height of 423 feet and 30 stories. Located on 12th Street, bounded by Oak, Locust, 11th and 12th Streets. Built with a PWA grant of $1,575,000 for...

3. Coca Cola/Western Auto Building Profile Coca Cola/Western Auto Building Profile 1999

4. Coca-Cola Building Coca-Cola Building Postcard of the Coca-Cola Building

5. Ding Burton Is Dead: He Was a Construction Executive Ding Burton Is Dead: He Was a Construction Executive July/16/1970 Obituary for Hartzell "Ding" Burton, or Ding Burton, president of Swenson Construction Company, dying on July 15, 1970. Description of his career, starting as a football coach for the national championship...

6. Godfrey Swenson Godfrey Swenson 1938 Biographical sketch of Godfrey Swenson, president of the Swenson Construction Company in the Victor Building. Born in Sweden in 1876 and emigrating to Kansas City in 1896 as a stonemason, establishing...

7. Jackson County Courthouses Jackson County Courthouses April 21, 1905 Photos and descriptions of both older Jackson County Courthouses and the newer one built in 1934 at 13th and Locust Streets.

8. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of Godfrey Swenson, "one of the principal general contractors in Kansas City." Native of Sweden emigrating to Kansas City in 1896 as a construction worker before establishing the Swenson...

9. Missouri: Special Limited Edition Missouri: Special Limited Edition 1930 Photo and bio of Godfrey Swenson, "founder, president and treasurer of the Swenson Construction Company, a building engineering and construction firm." Born in Sweden in 1876 and coming to Kansas City...

10. No Better View West of the Hudson No Better View West of the Hudson February 3, 2010 Postcard image and short article about the stone arched 15th Street Bridge over Blue Ridge Boulevard. Built in 1906-07 by the Swenson Construction Company, the limestone bridge stands 80 feet above the...

11. Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City //1911, ca. Entry for the Swenson Construction Company , located in the "Finance Building, 10th and Baltimore street," describing the company and some of its projects.

12. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 4, 1909-1950, Page p575 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 4, 1909-1950, Page p575 1909-1950 A portion of Kansas City from W. 34th Street south to W. 36th Street and from Roanoke Road east to Terrace, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with...

13. SC159 Kansas City Prints and Images Collection SC159 Kansas City Prints and Images Collection 1887-1957 This collection consists of images relating to Kansas City buildings, infrastructure, and historical events. Included are four prints from the Siegrist Engraving Company as well as various magazine-published...

14. Scottish Rite Temple Construction Scottish Rite Temple Construction circa 1929 Construction site view of the Scottish Rite Temple located at 1330 Linwood (Linwood and The Paseo) in Kansas City, Missouri. The front of the photograph indicates the architects were Keene and Simpson...

15. Scottish Rite Temple Construction Scottish Rite Temple Construction 1929-08-12 Construction site view of the Scottish Rite Temple located at 1330 Linwood (Linwood and The Paseo) in Kansas City, Missouri. The front of the photograph indicates the architects were Keene and Simpson...

16. The New Directors The New Directors June 15, 1915 Photos of William Grant (or W. T. Grant), secretary and treasurer of the "Business Men's Accident Association," and Godfrey Swenson, president of the Swenson Construction Company, both new directors of...

17. There Is No Limit: Architecture and Sculpture in Kansas City There Is No Limit: Architecture and Sculpture in Kansas City 1934 Origins of the Kansas City Power & Light company itself as well as its building, erected by the Swenson Construction Company. General drawings under the direction of Mr. Meriwether. Mechanical drawing...

18. Westport High School Westport High School Photos and information on Westport High School, built (by the Swenson Construction Company) in 1908 at 39th and Locust Streets from designs by architect Charles Smith. Originally organized as a school...