Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Construction equipment

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Photograph of participants including the Board of Governors of the South Central Business Association at the groundbreaking ceremonies for the Shankman Building, located at 3119 Troost.

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Group portrait of N. Emerson Paton (left), Morris Shankman (holding shovel) and other unidentified South Central Business Association officials at the groundbreaking for the Shankman Building, located at 3119 Troost. This vantage point faces north-northeast with the building at 3109 Troost in the background.

Construction at 67th Terrace and Main Street
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Men, mules, and machines constructing the Country Club District.

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The rock quarry at 55th and Locust Street during the construction of Crestwood Drive.

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

KANSAS CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY | DIGITAL HISTORY
Civil War on the Western Border: The Missouri-Kansas Conflict,1855-1865.
The Pendergast Years, Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression.
KC History, Missouri Valley Special Collections at the Kansas City Public Library.