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Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
Anderson Photo Company
J C Nichols Company
Glass Negative, B/w, ...
Photograph, B/w, 11x...
Atchison, Topeka, an...
A Dreadful Battle
Story of an almost unknown and almost injury-free Civil War skirmish on Painter Creek in north central Missouri, in 1862 and involving "General Joseph Porter of Price's army," following a battle at Kirksville,...
A Map of the Country Club District
Map of the Country Club District with drawings illustrating people, places, and events in Kansas City history.
A Visit To The Poor Farm: How Jackson County Cares For Her Helpless Wards
July 29, 1890
The subheading reads: "A Description of the Building and Something of the Inmates--The County Judges Contemplate Further Improvements--Two Jay Goulds Happy With Their Imaginary Riches--Some Pathetic Cases...
Unidentified man by microscope.
Abiel Leonard and Odon Guitar Papers Finding Aid
1809-1959 (bulk 1850-1890)
Abiel Leonard (1797-1863) was a schoolteacher, lawyer, landowner, and politician who lived in Missouri during the early years of statehood. He served in the Missouri state legislature in 1834 and was appointed...
About Town: Club within K. C. Club Is Celebrating Its 50th Year
Full name of club actually the "Saturday Afternoon Sewing, Literary & Moral Uplift Society," with an unknown origin but designed "for a little relaxation at the end of a grueling workweek."
Abstracts Collection Finding Aid
1832-1972 (bulk 1832-1890)
Assortment of abstracts, most of them for historical Kansas City areas, but a few are of other places. Documents are transcriptions or copies of transcriptions of the original documents. Abstracts include...
Actor in Costume
Actor seated in a chair, dressed in a Shakespearean costume.
Actress Estelle Taylor
Actress Estelle Taylor applying make-up in front of a mirror.
Ada Greenwood MacLaughlin Papers Finding Aid
circa 1870-1925 (bulk 1890-1916)
Ada Greenwood MacLaughlin, daughter of Kansas City School Superintendent James Greenwood and his wife Amanda, was born in Kirksville, Missouri, on August 1, 1860. She resided in Kansas City, Missouri,...
Advertising Card Collection Finding Aid
Collection of cards used for advertising purposes in the late 19th century. Includes colorful illustrations for many types of products. The over 600 cards from Kansas City businesses have been digitized....
Aerial View 11th and Baltimore
Aerial view looking southwest from 11th and Baltimore. Shows Kansas City Club under construction and Convention Hall.
Aerial View of 26th and Broadway
Aerial view looking northeast from 26th & Broadway. Included in view are Union Station and Penn Valley Park.
Aerial View of Airport and Airfield
Aerial view of unidentified airport and airfield.
Aerial View of Blue River Industrial Area
Aerial view of the industrial area along what appears to be the Blue River
Aerial View of Plane and Pilot
Aerial view of an airplane pilot standing in cockpit--possibly performing an stunt--flying above an industrial area and river.
Aerial View of Rural Areas
Aerial view of unidentified rural location.
Aerial View of Signboard Hill
Aerial view looking northeast from Signboard Hill.The view includes the Journal Post Building, Coca Cola Building, General Hospital, and Hotel Plaza.
Aerial View of Union Station
Aerial view from west side of Union Station, looking east. Rahe's Auto and Tractor School in in view on upper left.
Aerial View of Van Brunt Blvd
Aerial view looking north along Van Brunt Boulevard; shows Northeast High School, located at 415 Van Brunt and Budd Park.
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