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101. Restructuring Plans Restructuring Plans August 9, 2005 Short review of downtown buildings taking on new life as residential property. One of the reasons for these ''empty downtown towers. . .finding new life as housing'' is ''because of the progressive historic...

102. Revamping Commerce Tower Revamping Commerce Tower September 24, 2013 Article on a proposed redevelopment plan for rennovating Commerce Tower into a mixed-use building of market-rate apartments and offices. The building was considered to be the first moden skyscraper in...

103. Robert Askren Photograph Collection Finding Aid Robert Askren Photograph Collection Finding Aid circa 1870s-2005, bulk 1950-1980s Local photographer Robert G. Askren donated photographs and negatives to the Missouri Valley Special Collections in 2006. He worked for Harkins Commercial Photo Co. which he later purchased and renamed...

104. Same Management, New Ownership Same Management, New Ownership April 26, 2006 List of items concerning the sale of the 30-story Commerce Tower at Ninth and Main streets to the Los Angeles investment firm Hertz Investment Group.

105. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1939-1958, Page p027 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1939-1958, Page p027 1939-1958 A portion of Kansas City from W. 11th Street south to W. 13th Street and from Wyandotte east to Baltimore, showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining area....

106. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1A, 1939-1949, Page p105 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1A, 1939-1949, Page p105 1939-1949 A portion of Kansas City from W. 9th Street south to W. 11th Street and from Jefferson Street east to Washington Street, showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with...

107. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1A, 1939-1957, Page p105 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1A, 1939-1957, Page p105 1939-1957 A portion of Kansas City from W. 9th Street south to W. 11th Street and from Jefferson Street east to Washington Street, showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with...

108. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1A, 1939-1957, Page p188 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1A, 1939-1957, Page p188 1939-1957 A portion of Kansas City from W. 9th Street south to W. 12th Street and from Santa Fe east to Jefferson, showing buildings, railroads, and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining...

109. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 4, 1909-1957, Page p479 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 4, 1909-1957, Page p479 1909-1957 A portion of Kansas City from E. 34th Street south to E. 36th Street and from Locust east to Holmes Street, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with...

110. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p752 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p752 1917-1945 A portion of northeastern Kansas City, Missouri, from E. 42nd Street south to E. 45th Street and from Myrtle Avenue east to Elmwood Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges...

111. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1957, Page p752 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1957, Page p752 1917-1957 A portion of Kansas City from E. 42nd Street south to E. 45th Street and from Myrtle Avenue east to Elmwood, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with...

112. SC13-1 Missouri Valley Special Collections Postcard Collection Finding Aid SC13-1 Missouri Valley Special Collections Postcard Collection Finding Aid This postcard collection includes a wide variety of subjects such as buildings, parks, streets, people, and festivals. Although the cards cover a wide geographical area, the two major portions of the collection...

113. SC91 Special Collections Artifacts Collection Preliminary Inventory SC91 Special Collections Artifacts Collection Preliminary Inventory 1914-2004 and n.d. A small number of local history related artifacts are held in Missouri Valley Special Collections. Most of these items are small and have come to the department over the years via donations. See list below....

114. Scarritt Building Profile Scarritt Building Profile 1999

115. Skylines Is Indebted to Miss Allie T. Hill, Sister of Kansas City Architect Harry H. Hill, for the Above Skylines Is Indebted to Miss Allie T. Hill, Sister of Kansas City Architect Harry H. Hill, for the Above Drawing January//1961 Illustration and description of the architectural "plans for the 52-story 'Heart of America Towers' in 1930" by the late architect Harry Hill. "[D]esigned with spiral ramps in the center section to allow...

116. South Central Business Association Records Finding Aid South Central Business Association Records Finding Aid ca1930 - 1960 The South Central Business Association began in the 1920s. It was a business group for the Linwood and Troost area of Kansas City, Missouri, and considered by some to be the first shopping district or...

117. Souvenir of Kansas City and Her Fire Department Souvenir of Kansas City and Her Fire Department 1893 Information about the manufacture and operation of Hale's fire fighting device.

118. St. Regis Hotel St. Regis Hotel Postcard of the St. Regis Hotel

119. Star's Towers Go Star's Towers Go September 30, 1942 Article reports the removal of two large radio towers from the roof of the Kansas City Star building at 18th and Grand. The towers, which were removed due to the need for steel during World War II, had...

120. Start on Hotel Start on Hotel December/22/1954 Addition of an 18-story structure to the existing hotel, making it the "largest hotel between Chicago and California."