Main Street North of 49th Street

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Photograph with caption, "The Main Street hump north of 49th Street is high above the playground of the E. C. White School. The picture shows a proposal to cut 6 feet of elevation of Main Street to a grade of 4.18%. This vantage point faces northwest from the north side of 49th Street between Main Street and Walnut Street.

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Date: 
1926
Modern Location: 
4855 Main Street
Kansas City, MO
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Collection Title, Call or Box Number: 
Miscellaneous Landmarks Commission Photographs, P34-4, Box 1, Folder 3, #2
Digital Object Identifier: 
10017498
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