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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

This picnic oven in Indian Hills was a favorite spot of Mr. Nichols, and the family often spent an evening here. Mr. Nichols is shown bringing the firewood, Ernest Holt tending the fire, Miller and Eleanor with one of the family dogs around a tub of water, Jake Scott standing at the fireplace, Grace Carlson seated at far right, and Clyde Nichols and another of the family pets seated on top of the fireplace.

Date: 
1922

A view of four children on bicycles riding across the ford just west of the intersection of Indian Lane and Mission Drive. The rustic bridge (pictured right) leads down to the road from the club house, known then as the "The Lodge" and once located approximately at 5930 Mission Drive. This vantage point faces west-northwest at the intersection of Mission Drive and Indian Lane.

Date: 
1922

Postcard showing the Al la ma wum ke (Al la ma wun ke) Trail and Indian Lane in the Country Club District in Mission Hills, Kansas. This vantage point faces north-northwest on Indian Lane between Mission Drive and 63rd Street. Brush Creek is shown to the right. The back of the postcard includes a brief caption about the image and a short letter to Mrs. F. H. Conner of St Joseph, Missouri.

Date: 
December 13th 1923

An autochrome photograph of the southeast corner of John E. Horn's estate. The vantage point faces north-northwest towards the Horn residence. Horn was secretary-treasurer of the Paragon Royalty Corporation.

Date: 
August 8th 1932

An autochrome photograph of John E. Horn's court, pool, and home entrance, as seen from the southeast. Horn was secretary-treasurer of the Paragon Royalty Corporation.

Date: 
August 8th 1932

An autochrome photograph of John E. Horn's gazebo with pom-pon zinnias growing by it. This vantage point faces north towards the entrance to Horn's residence. Horn was secretary-treasurer of the Paragon Royalty Corporation.

Date: 
September 16th 1932

An autochrome photograph of Brush Creek, taken looking north on the east side of the Kansas City Country Club.

Date: 
June 17th 1932

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

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July 6th 1932

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

Date: 
June 30th 1932

An autochrome photograph of W. Malcom Lowry's residence, taken from the north. Lowry was a Kansas City engineer at Henrici-Lowry Engineering Company.

Date: 
August 12th 1932

An autochrome photograph of the wooden slab awnings on the south side of W. Malcom Lowry's residence. Lowry was a Kansas City engineer at Henrici-Lowry Engineering Company.

Date: 
August 10th 1932

An autochrome photograph of Dr. Thomas G. Orr's residence, taken from the northeast.

Date: 
September 22nd 1933

An autochrome photograph of John E. Horn's garage entrance from the estate court. Horn was secretary-treasurer of the Paragon Royalty Corporation.

Date: 
August 14th 1934

An autochrome photograph of Brush Creek, taken looking east near the Kansas City Country Club entrance.

Date: 
May 10th 1935

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 of an unidentified woman standing amongst hibiscus flowers on the south shore of Lake Hiwassee.

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July 24th 1935

An autochrome photograph of Brush Creek before it feeds into Lake Hiwassee.

Date: 
June 15th 1935

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

Date: 
May 10th 1935

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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.