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1. A Switzer History A Switzer History February/17/1987 Article about "the oldest of Kansas City's public schools still in use" at 1829 Madison Street. Old building of the complex to possibly be saved as a "historic centerpiece between the two magnet schools."...

2. An Interview With Henry Villarreal An Interview With Henry Villarreal 1981-05-29 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded May 29, 1981. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....

3. Benjamin Franklin Closing Nov. 8 Benjamin Franklin Closing Nov. 8 November/8/1973 Notice of the closing the Benjamin Franklin Elementary School at 1325 Washington Street, with students being transferred to Switzer Elementary School at 1829 Madison Street.

4. Job Hollinger Job Hollinger 1912 Photo and bio of Job Hollinger, "one of the largest contractors and builders in the Southwest." He was born in Canada in 1860 and came to Kansas City in 1884 as a carpenter, establishing the Hollinger...

5. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Photo and bio of Job Hollinger, head " of the Job Hollinger Construction Company," born in Canada in 1860 and coming to Kansas City in 1883, organizing his own business in 1907 with offices in the "New...

6. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p041 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p041 1895-1907 North central part of early Kansas City in the West Side area from W. 17th Street south to about W. 19th Street and from Holly Street east to Madison Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions....

7. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p042 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p042 1895-1907 North central part of early Kansas City in the West Side area from about W. 19th Street south to W. 21st Street and from Holly Street east to Madison Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and the Water-Works...

8. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1909-1938, Page p058 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1909-1938, Page p058 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from W. 18th Street south to W. 20th Street and from Belleview Avenue east to Jefferson Street, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer...

9. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1A, 1939-1949, Page p128 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1A, 1939-1949, Page p128 1939-1949 A portion of Kansas City from W. 18th Street south to W. 20th Street and from Belleview Avenue east to Jefferson Street, showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with...

10. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1A, 1939-1957, Page p128 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1A, 1939-1957, Page p128 1939-1957 A portion of Kansas City from W. 18th Street south to W. 20th Street and from Belleview Avenue east to Jefferson Street, showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with...

11. Switzer School Switzer School ca1950s Architectural model of Switzer School, Primary Unit, location at 18th and Madison. Architects: Peterson & Mantel

12. Switzer School Switzer School April 1958 Exterior, southwest corner view of Switzer school in the construction stage. Located at 1829 Madison.

13. Switzer School Switzer School n.d. Full, street level view of Switzer School located at 1829 Madison. Named for Henry Switzer, Secretary of the Board of Education from 1875 to 1880.

14. Switzer School Switzer School File contains a photographic image of Switzer School located on Madison between 18th and 20th Streets.

15. Switzer School Class Switzer School Class 1887 Exterior view of students from Switzer School. Students are not identified.

16. West High Sale Seems a Bittersweet Development West High Sale Seems a Bittersweet Development July 7, 2014 Article announces that the Kansas City School District has approved a redevelopment plan for the West High School complex located at 20th Street and Madison Avenue. Details of the plan, which included...