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101. Swope Park Shelter House Swope Park Shelter House May 1916 View of the shelter house at Swope Park in Kansas City, Missouri. Two cars drive towards it.

102. Swope Park Reflecting Pool Swope Park Reflecting Pool 1940 Looking west across reflecting pool at park entrance.

103. Swope Park Methodist Swope Park Methodist Short history of the church.

104. Swope Park Lagoon Swope Park Lagoon 1933-10-10 View of lagoon looking northwest.

105. Swope Park Lagoon Swope Park Lagoon May 15, 1931 Distant view across the Lake at Swope Park looking at boat house, bath house, and bathing beach.

106. Swope Park Gardens Swope Park Gardens 1920 Unidentified people strolling through flower gardens located east of park entrance building; park entrance located on east side of Swope Parkway between 63rd and 67th streets.

107. Swope Park Garden Swope Park Garden 1920 Rooftop view, looking east, of flower garden and park visitors.

108. Swope Park Garden Swope Park Garden 1920 Rooftop view, looking east from park entrance, of flower garden.

109. Swope Park Entrance in Winter Swope Park Entrance in Winter Looking east from Swope Parkway at Grand Entrance, in winter.

110. Swope Park Entrance Swope Park Entrance 1915 View of the entrance to Swope Park showing the shelter house, dated on the back as August 1915.

111. Swope Park Boathouse Swope Park Boathouse 1940 Full frontal and partial side view of boathouse; also shows Thomas Swope Memorial in the distance.

112. Swope Park Boathouse Swope Park Boathouse 1940 View of boathouse from lake.

113. Swope Park Benches Swope Park Benches Benches in wooded area.

114. Swope Park Benches Swope Park Benches Distant view of benches in wooded area.

115. Swope Park Baptist Church Swope Park Baptist Church File contains a 1984 Directory giving brief history of the church.

116. Swope Park Swope Park 1995 Description of the 1,763-acre park acquired in 1896, between 63rd and 77th Streets, Swope Parkway, and the Kansas City Southern Railroad tracks, with photos, drawings, and history as "the second-largest...

117. Swope Park Swope Park 1920 Rooftop view, looking east, of unidentified crowd on grounds east of flower gardens and park entrance; also shows Loose Memorial Flagpole.

118. Swope Park Swope Park ca1915 Unidentified people walking through the Grand Entrance gateway at Swope Park.

119. Swope Park Swope Park

120. Swope Park Swope Park May 15, 1905 Description with photos of the park and its unique features.