Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Streams

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Postcard showing the Al la ma wum ke (Al la ma wun ke) Trail and Indian Lane in the Country Club District in Mission Hills, Kansas. This vantage point faces north-northwest on Indian Lane between Mission Drive and 63rd Street. Brush Creek is shown to the right. The back of the postcard includes a brief caption about the image and a short letter to Mrs. F. H. Conner of St Joseph, Missouri.

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Postcards

Postcard showing Brush Creek in Mission Hills, Kansas. The back of the postcard includes a short letter to Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Tomlin of Bonner Springs, Kansas.

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Postcards

Postcard showing Brush Creek in Mission Hills, Kansas. The back of the postcard includes a short advertisement for the Country Club District from J.C. Nichols Investment Company to Kansas City resident George Fiske.

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Photographs

Photograph showing improvements to Brush Creek, Kansas City, Missouri, with the widened Wornall Road Bridge in the background, ca. 1930s. This vantage point faces east from the north side of Brush Creek.

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This picture was taken looking east-northeast on the Wornall Road bridge over Brush Creek, before the creek bottom was paved.

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The Indian Lane ford over Brush Creek in Mission Hills, Nichols children in the center, Harriet Smith on the left. This vantage point faces southwest towards the intersection of Indian Lane and 63rd Street, pictured left.

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This aerial photograph of the Country Club Plaza was taken near Oak Street just south of 47th Street (now Emanuel Cleaver II Boulevard). Chandler's Nursery in the foreground with Sinclair Filling Station across the street to the North; the White Rose Filling Station to the west; Brush Creek to the south; the Standard Oil Filling Station at the corner of Wornall Road and Mill Creek Parkway.

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An autochrome photograph of Brush Creek, taken looking north on the east side of the Kansas City Country Club.

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An autochrome photograph of a small waterfall in Brush Creek and a fairway in the Kansas City Country Club.

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An autochrome photograph of Brush Creek before it feeds into Lake Hiwassee.

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An autochrome photograph of lilacs by Brush Creek on the grounds of the Kansas City Country Club.

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An autochrome photograph of Brush Creek before it feeds into Lake Hiwassee.

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