Local History Index
Culture & Society
Local History Index
We are working on a NEW Local history website which will replace this version of KCHistory.org. Stay tuned for details!
add to favorites
Search results for:
Search current collection(s) again
Refine your search
Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
Glass Negative, Color
The Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden at 4800 Rockhill Road, with approximately 380 different perennials, 40 types of shrubs and more than 45 types of trees, is free to the public.
Genealogy Vertical Files Shelf List
A list of general subjects and family surnames in the genealogy vertical files.
Postcard of Gladstone Boulevard
Gladstone Boulevard, North from Independence Avenue
Postcard of Gladstone Boulevard, North from Independence Avenue
Go Fly a Kite
Photos, illustrations, and biographical article about Frank Vaydik (pictured), "Superintendent of the Park Department" since 1964, succeeding J. V. Lewis after speaking on the prevention of Dutch elm disease...
Graduate of Kansas College Wins Nobel Peace Prize
October 9, 2004
Four decades ago Wangari Maathai, a young Kenyan girl, was a student at Mount St. Scholastica College in Atchison, Kansas. In 2004 the enviornmentalist activist was named the winner of the Nobel Peace...
Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Co., The
Advertising card for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. showing spring scene with flowering trees, bees, and fence. One of a set of four cards (each one a season). Back of card lists branch houses and...
Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company, The
Advertising card for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. showing African American man and woman standing in front of tiny house speaking with a potential tenant who is dressed smartly. Sign on house says:...
View of woman standing next to Hawthorne Tree beside Troost Lake.
Pamphlet describing Heart Forest located at 104th Street and Brightwell Road by KCI airport. It includes over 5,000 trees planted in a heart shape, surrounded by native grass and wildflowers. It was started...
Hemlock Tree - Center
5109 Cherry Street, Residence of Herbert F. Hall, President, Hall-Baker Grain Co.
Historic Sycamore Tree - Close-up
1045 W. 56th, Residence of R. Bryson Jones, Executive, R. B. Jones & Sons (insurance)
History of Howard and Cooper Counties, Missouri
Anecdote about "hunting bee trees" in a forest in the present location of Boonville, Missouri, in 1812-1821.
Holmes Park, Shelter House
Postcard of Shelter House at Holmes Park
Ice Storm Freezes Power in Kansas City
Article contains 5 photographs which depict the destruction to trees and property of the ice storm of late January and early February of 2002.
Icy Barrage Pummels KC Area; State Leaders Declare a Disaster
According to the article, half of the area (350,000 customers) was without power at the peak of the ice storm which began January 29 and ended the evening of January 31. An estimated 20,000 trees fell...
Independence, MO, St Mary's Academy & Church
Postcard of St. Mary's Academy & Church, Independence, MO
Iola, Kansas, Building
Photo of unidentified large brick building with clock tower showing trees on front lawn and a man in suit and hat walking down front path. Location identified as Iola, Kansas.
J. E. Vincent & Co.
Advertising card for J. E. Vincent & Co. showing a woman wearing a hat and shawl standing among trees. Below this image is one of daisies and butterflies. Front of card says: "Vincent's Millinery Opening,...
James Family Genealogy
File includes genealogical information about the Jesse and Frank James family: Jesse's wife and first cousin Zerelda Amanda Mimms; great-grandparents William James (1754-1805) and Mary Hines (1774-?);...
add to favorites
14 West Tenth St. | Kansas City, MO 64105 |