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1. A WPA Road Tour A WPA Road Tour April 1, 2006 Author travels Tour Six in the Missouri WPA Guide, driving U.S. Highway 60 from Charleston to Neosho. Article includes facts and information about Missouris WPA American Guide tour book (page 26).

2. Adult Education Adult Education File containing a paper on the 1930s adult education program in Kansas City (written by Florannah Welsh), started in 1934 by the Kansas City School District for foreign born parents of Kansas City students...

3. Blue Springs High School Addition Blue Springs High School Addition July 25, 1938 View of completed WPA addition to Blue Springs High School.

4. Blue Springs High School Construction Site Blue Springs High School Construction Site November 30, 1937 View of unidentified men at construction site of a WPA addition to Blue Springs High School.

5. Blue Springs High School Construction Site Blue Springs High School Construction Site October 28, 1937 View of unidentified man at construction site of a WPA addition to Blue Springs High School.

6. Blue Springs High School Construction Site Blue Springs High School Construction Site October 12, 1937 View of unidentified men at construction site of a WPA addition to Blue Springs High School.

7. Blue Springs High School Construction Site Blue Springs High School Construction Site January 6, 1938 View of unidentified men at construction site of a WPA addition to Blue Springs High School.

8. Blue Springs High School Construction Site Blue Springs High School Construction Site February 8, 1938 View of unidentified men at construction site of a WPA addition to Blue Springs High School.

9. Blue Springs High School Gymnasium Blue Springs High School Gymnasium July 25, 1938 Interior view of the nearly completed gymnasium in a WPA addition to Blue Springs High School.

10. Blue Springs High School Gymnasium Blue Springs High School Gymnasium July 25, 1938 Interior view of the nearly completed gymnasium in a WPA addition to Blue Springs High School.

11. Bridge Construction Project Bridge Construction Project November 21, 1938 View of unidentified men working on a WPA bridge construction project in Lafayette County, Missouri.

12. Brown's Lake Dam Brown's Lake Dam October 28, 1938 View of WPA dam construction site at Brown's Lake, southwest of Odessa, Missouri.

13. Brown's Lake Dam Area Brown's Lake Dam Area October 28, 1938 View of WPA dam construction site and nearby area at Brown's Lake, southwest of Odessa, Missouri.

14. Brown's Lake Dam Construction Brown's Lake Dam Construction October 28, 1938 View of WPA dam construction site at Brown's Lake, southwest of Odessa, Missouri.

15. County Road County Road March 28, 1939 View of a road in Lafayette County, Missouri improved through the efforts of the WPA.

16. County Road and Residences County Road and Residences March 28, 1939 View of residences and road in Lafayette County, Missouri improved through the efforts of the WPA.

17. Denbigh Station and Experimental Forest Denbigh Station and Experimental Forest Article on an experimental forest project in North Dakota operated by the Civilian Conservation Corps and the Works Progress Administration to look for solutions to the problems caused by drought and soil...

18. Eighth Street Eighth Street circa 1930s Oil on canvas painting (23.5 in. x 27.25 in.) of Eighth Street in Kansas City, Missouri, showing entrance to tunnel. Stamped on the back of the wooden stretcher frame in several places as well as back...

19. Miscellaneous Landmarks Commission Photographs Finding Aid Miscellaneous Landmarks Commission Photographs Finding Aid 1920s-1970s These 575 photographs from the Landmarks Commission were produced by various Kansas City, Missouri, city departments during the 1920s through the 1970s. A number of historic Kansas City landmarks, neighborhoods,...

20. Missouri Avenue Missouri Avenue circa 1930s Oil on canvas painting (19.5 in. x 23.5 in.) of Missouri Avenue in Kansas City, Missouri. Stamped in several places on the back of the wooden stretcher frame as well as back of the painting: “Public...