Lake Hiwassee in Indian Hills

Description: 

The defunct Lake Hiwassee in Mission Hills, Kansas was bordered by Indian Lane to the west, Wenonga Road to the east, and 63rd Street to the north. The large concrete dam pictured was been built across Brush Creek at this point. This vantage point faces southwest on 63rd Street, just west of Wenonga Road.

Object Type: 
Date: 
1924
Modern Location: 
6301 Indian Lane
Mission Hills, KS
Point of view: 
39.01508, -94.62205
Rights Statement: 
Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the The State Historical Society of Missouri-Kansas City. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the The State Historical Society of Missouri-Kansas City.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
K0054-v07p178-01, J. C. Nichols Company Scrapbooks
Digital Object Identifier: 
K0054-v07p178-01
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