Image Gallery

June 24th 1932

An autochrome photograph of Maude Blackburn standing in her garden. Her husband, Schuyler C. Blackburn was president of ABC Fireproof Warehouse Company.

September 1924

Completed construction of Southwest High School at 65th Street and Wornall Road.


Photograph looking south along the east side of Main Street from 10th Street. The Newman Theater and Royal Theater are pictured to the right.

June 8th 1932

An autochrome photograph of a rose pergola on the property of A. E. Mosier, President of the Lucky Tiger Mining Company.

Photograph of girls dancing outside of the Mattie Rhodes Neighborhood Center at 1734 Jefferson.

Undated photograph of an unidentified man standing with a bicycle.

May 22nd 1925

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.

December 8th 1925

Photograph looking north along the west side of the 1300 block of Walnut Street.


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.