Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Stratford Gardens

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Maps

Map showing the boundaries of precincts as defined in 1918 for the fourth ward of Kansas City, Missouri. This ward is bounded by 39th Street to the north, Kansas to the west, south city limits to the south, and Campbell Street and Troost Avenue to the east.

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Photographs

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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Photographs

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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Photographs

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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Photographs

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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Photographs

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

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Photographs

An autochrome photograph of Hazel B. Healey standing amongst her polyantha roses. Her husband, Michael J. Healey, was vice-president and general manager of John Deere Plow Company.

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Photographs

An autochrome photograph of Fred Wolferman's residence, taken from the northwest in his tulip garden. Wolferman was founder of Wolferman's Grocery Stores.

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Photographs

An autochrome photograph of Lester T. Sunderlands's residence, taken from the southeast. Sunderland was Chairman of the Ash Grove Lime & Portland Cement Company.

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Photographs

An autochrome photograph of Minnie Long Sloan standing next to a coster spruce tree in her garden.

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Photographs

An autochrome photograph of Siegmund Harzfeld's residence, taken from the northeast. Harzfeld was founder and president of Harzfeld's women's clothing store.

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Photographs

An autochrome photograph of Albert A. Taylor's residence, taken from the northwest garden. Taylor was Chairman of the John Taylor Dry Goods Company.

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