Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Stratford Gardens

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In 1925, the J. C. Nichols Company maintained a small sales office in the Stratford Gardens area located at the southeast corner of 61st Street and State Line Road.

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The first snowstorm of winter 1925 came earlier than expected, and the J. C. Nichols Company snow plows were out immediately, working in three relays throughout the night.

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Home of Jackson County Democratic Party boss, Thomas J. Pendergast, at 5650 Ward Parkway Boulevard, built by the J. C. Nichols Company. This vantage point faces west on Ward Parkway, just north of 57th Street.

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Construction work going on at 63rd Street and State Line, with a steam shovel preparing the ground for street paving.

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This picture of a lily pond was taken looking north on 62nd Street between the two lanes of Ward Parkway Boulevard. The Country Club Christian Church can be seen in the background to the right.

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An autochrome photograph of Frank M. Bernardin's residence, taken from the southeast in the summer of 1932. Bernardin was district manager of the General Electric Supply Corporation.

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An autochrome photograph of an interior patio with movable skylight in the residence of Mack B. Nelson. Nelson was president of the Long-Bell Lumber Company.

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An autochrome photograph of M. B. Nelson's garage, taken from the north while the tulips were blossoming. Nelson was president of the Long-Bell Lumber Company.

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An autochrome photograph of topiary in the rear garden of Hunter L. Gary, President of the Theodore Gary and Co. (investments). This vantage point faces southeast towards the north side of Gary's home.

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An autochrome photograph of Hazel B. Healey standing next to her six foot tall "Radiance" roses. Her husband, Michael J. Healey, was vice-president and general manager of John Deere Plow Company.

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An autochrome photograph of Fred Wolferman's driveway and the rear of his house. Wolferman was founder of Wolferman's Grocery Stores.

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An autochrome photograph of George Harvey Davis's house, taken from the west. Davis was president of the Davis-Noland-Merrill Grain Company.

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