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Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
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'Wagon Master' Gift of Nichols Family
Short article describing the statue on Ward Parkway near Wornall Road, of a wagon train traveler, donated by the Nichols family.
View looking west along 43rd St. from Baltimore, showing streetcar line, proposed 43rd Street Viaduct, and Wornall Road.
52nd Street from Wornall Road
View looking east from Wornall Road at 52nd Street and proposed expansion.
A Church Divided
Church at Meyer Boulevard and Wornall Road afflicted by rift between social and spiritual aspects.
A Kansas City Architect: Clarence Erasmus Shepard
Photos, illustration, and biographical article about Clarence Erasmus Shepard, or Clarence Shepard (1869-1949), a Kansas City architect, artist, and landscape engineer. Native of New York growing up in...
A Map of the Country Club District
Advertising map of the Country Club District in Kansas City, Missouri. Map indicates streeets, parks, schools, shopping centers from 44th Street north, 83th Street south, Lamar Avenue west, and Holmes...
A Panoramic View of the "Lost" Townships
Article about the early roads and railroads of Jackson County settlements in and around Kansas City, including the Missouri Pacific Railroad and Wornall Road. "The first [Missouri Pacific] train from St....
Account of the Battle of Westport and Early Memories of Kansas City
Photo and autobiographical article about the early Kansas City reminiscences of Mrs. Roma Johnson Wornall, or Roma Wornall (1846-1933), third wife of Westport pioneer John Bristow Wornall (1822-1892)....
Aerial View of Kansas City, Missouri
Aerial photograph of one square mile of Kansas City, Missouri showing the area around and including Loose Park and Sunset Hill. Wornall Road and Ward Parkway are visible. Map identified from set as Section...
Al-Roubaie: A Victim of Its Own Success
Article about the Mediterranean cuisine restaurant at 8241 Wornall Road and its declining quality.
Alameda Plaza Hotel
View looking south on Wornall Road across Brush Creek at the Alameda Plaza Hotel.
As Mrs. E. S. Yeomans Recalls Border Star School
Reminiscences by Mrs. E. S. Yeomans about the Border Star School close to Wornall Road, and its teachers and students who went on to Barstow and Harvard.
Campus of Avila College, 11901 Wornall Road. Angus McCallum and Associates received an award for integrated architectural design, scale, and site planning for their work on these buildings.
Beth Shalom's Wornall Road Synagogue, Land For Sale
January 12, 2007
Congregation Beth Shalom's land and property at 9400 Wornall Road is now for sale. When this sells, the only synagogue in Kansas City, Missouri, will be The New Reform Temple. Beth Shalom leaders say they...
Bill Vaughan: 'Mr. Starbeams'
Photos and biographical article about Bill Vaughan, writer of "the column Starbeams--a column born with the first issue of William Rockhill Nelson's 'Kansas City Star.'" Born in Saint Louis in 1915 and...
Biography of Jane Fifield Flynn (1924-2006), Historic Preservationist
Biography of John B. Wornall (1822-1892), Pioneer
Biography of Seth Ward (1820-1903), Frontier Trader
Biography of Vassie James Ward Hill (1875-1954), School Founder and Educator
Border Star School
Partial frontal view; located at 6321 Wornall Road.
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