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Photograph of an architectural drawing of Floral Hills cemetery, drawn by Hare & Hare, a landscape architecture firm. The cemetery is located north of 71st Boulevard (Gregory Boulevard) between James A. Reed Road and Blue Ridge Extension (Blue Ridge Boulevard).

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Map of the shootout between police and gangsters on the morning of August 12, 1933. The caption states, "A diagram of the scene of the Saturday morning gun battle in the vicinity of Amour boulevard and Forest avenue, showing the paths taken by the gangsters in their pursuit of Ferris J. Anton and the route taken by Sheriff Thomas B. Bash, who killed two of the gunmen, and captured a third man."

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Map of the proposed Brookside Extension to aid in the commute from the Country Club District to downtown Kansas City, Missouri.

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Street map of Kansas City, Missouri showing parks, cemeteries, boulevards, city limits, railroads, park district boundaries, and street car lines.

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Map of Jackson County, Missouri, indicating surface conditions of roads, plus railroads, electric lines, streams, etc. Under title of map: "Leo E. Koehler. County Surveyor and Ex-officio County Highway Engineer of Jackson County, Missouri."

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Broadsides

Broadside including two road maps: one with an approximately 115 mile radius around Kansas City; and one of the Kansas City metropolitan area. The text of the broadside emphasizes the need for good roads in and around Kansas City so that the region can be competitive in agriculture. The document then outlines a plan for infrastructure in Missouri and Kansas.

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Map of Jackson County, Missouri showing representative districts as established by Jackson County Court, May 2, 1922. The map shows district and municipal township boundaries, city limits, sections lines and rivers.

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Map of Jackson County showing roads, railroad lines, streams, schools, and churches. Townships are shown in color.

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Kansas City, Missouri, color-coded zoning map of nine zone classifications, including residence, retail, and industrial zones. "Information taken from city ordinance No. 45608 and the latest official data of City Plan Commission."

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Map shows roads in Jackson County, Missouri. Legend indicates type of road (macadam, graded, etc.), section lines, and streams.

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Map shows roads in Jackson County, Missouri. Legend indicates type of road (macadam, graded, etc.), railroads, electric lines, section lines, and streams.

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Map of "The Country Club District including Sunset Hill, Mission Hills, Hampstead Gardens, Wornall Manor, Greenway Fields, '1,500 Acres Restricted', Planned, Developed and Offered Exclusively by J. C. Nichols." This street map shows property owners of larger estates and includes an inset map with relative location in Kansas City.

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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.