Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Blue River North of St. John Avenue


Photograph of the Blue River north of St. John Avenue. The picture was taken looking northeast towards the Missouri Pacific Railroad bridge during a hike to Jesse James Cave on the Missouri River bluff near Sugar Creek, Missouri. Boy Scout Troop 80 Scoutmaster Bruno Nicoli directed the hike for several members of the Holy Cross Catholic Church choir and friends in the afternoon after church that Sunday.

Object Type: 
December 5th 1920
Modern Location: 
Kansas City, MO
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39.11647, -94.49585
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Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the Catholic Diocese of Kansas City–St. Joseph. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the Catholic Diocese of Kansas City–St. Joseph.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
Open Parish Files, Box 9
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