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An autochrome photograph of Othello M. Evans's residence with a spirea in front of its entrance. Evans was president and treasurer of the Enterprise Cabinet Company.

Date: 
May 6th 1934

An autochrome photograph looking south towards the east island of Lake Hiwasee in the Indian Hills subdivision.

Date: 
July 6th 1932

An autochrome photograph of Lake Hiwassee looking east from a bridle path.

Date: 
June 22nd 1935

An autochrome photograph of the bridge over Lake Hiwassee to the lake's east island.

Date: 
May 10th 1935

An autochrome photograph looking east over Lake Hiwassee in the Indian Hills subdivision.

Date: 
June 30th 1932

An autochrome photograph looking east over Lake Hiwassee in the Indian Hills subdivision.

Date: 
May 10th 1935

An autochrome photograph looking southeast over Lake Hiwassee in the Indian Hills subdivision.

Date: 
August 3rd 1935

An autochrome photograph of Willow Lake, taken from the south. Willow Lake is located at the southeast corner of 63rd Street and Ensley Lane.

Date: 
July 16th 1932

An autochrome photograph of forsythia on the property of John G. Madden, lawyer.

Date: 
March 25th 1935

An autochrome photograph of Dan W. Moser's residence, taken from the northwest. Moser was president of the Western Finance Company.

Date: 
June 15th 1933

An autochrome photograph of Dan W. Moser's swimming pool, taken from the south and showing four unidentified people. Moser was president of the Western Finance Co.

Date: 
June 20th 1933

An autochrome photograph of Miss Nelda Jane in pose to dive into the swimming pool of Dan W. Moser. Moser was president of the Western Finance Company.

Date: 
June 14th 1933
John S. Watkins Drugs at Brookside Shopping District

This picture of John S. Watkins at the Brookside Shopping District was taken looking northeast at the intersection of Brookside Boulevard and 63rd Street.

Interior of Brookside Hall, Miss Helen Thomes' dance class in session. This vantage point faces north-northeast inside of Brookside Hall at the northeast corner of 63rd Street and Brookside Boulevard.

Date: 
1920

Female instructor and six young girls attending a Kansas City Conservatory of Music class in 1920. Brookside Hall was located on the second story of the Brookside Building at the northeast corner of 63rd Street and Brookside Boulevard.

Date: 
1920

Long stone bench located in The Piazzetta, a woman with a basket of flowers sits in the center of the bench. The Piazzetta (now called Strawn Park after Farrell Clifford Strawn) is located between 63rd Street, Summit Street, and Valley Road in the Greenway Fields subdivision of Kansas City, Missouri. This vantage point faces southwest towards undeveloped land beyond the southern tip of the park. The bench and accompanying statues pictured have since been moved to the northern edge of the park bordering 63rd Street.

Date: 
1920

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.

Date: 
1922

Construction work going on at 63rd Street and State Line, with a steam shovel preparing the ground for street paving.

Date: 
July 1922
63rd and Troost Shopping Center

This picture was taken looking southwest at the intersection of Troost Avenue and 63rd Street. The pictured shopping center opened in October 1927.

Date: 
October 1927

Yates Drive, which provided a new entrance to Swope Park from the north, Kansas City, Missouri, ca. 1930s. This vantage point faces south-southeast from the intersection of 63rd Street, Elmwood Avenue, and Yates Drive (now Starlight Road).

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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.