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An autochrome photograph showing a pedestrian bridge over Brush Creek near the intersection of Central Street and Ward Parkway in the Country Club Plaza. This vantage point faces northeast with the penthouse atop the Ponce De Leon in the distance.

Date: 
May 8th 1938

An autochrome photograph of Broadway/Wornall Bridge across Brush Creek and the apartments near the Country Club Plaza, including the Locarno, the Riviera, and the Casa Loma. This vantage point faces east from just west of the bridge.

An autochrome photograph of a fountain at the intersection of Brookside Boulevard and 52nd Street.

Date: 
September 28th 1932

An autochrome photograph of a Santa Claus Chirstmas decoration at the corner of Alameda Road (now Nichols Road) and Central Street in the Country Club Plaza.

Date: 
December 13th 1932

An autochrome photograph of the Visitation Church, taken from the west.

Date: 
September 12th 1932

An autochrome photograph of the Visitation Church and Parish House, taken from the northwest.

Date: 
September 3rd 1932

An autochrome photograph of The Walnuts west building, taken from the south in October.

Date: 
October 16th 1932

An autochrome photograph of the gardens at The Walnuts, taken looking northeast from inside the apartment building.

Date: 
July 22nd 1936

An autochrome photograph of the center of the gardens at The Walnuts, taken from the south atop the apartment building.

Date: 
July 2nd 1936

An autochrome photograph of The Walnuts gardens, taken looking east-southeast.

Date: 
July 22nd 1936

An autochrome photograph of a fountain and summer house, taken from the southeast in the gardens at The Walnuts.

Date: 
July 22nd 1936

An autochrome photograph of a an umbrella and a summer house, taken from the south-southeast in the gardens at The Walnuts.

Date: 
July 22nd 1936

An autochrome photograph of the gardens at The Walnuts, taken from the southeast outside of a window in the apartment building.

Date: 
July 24th 1936

An autochrome photograph of tulips in the gardens at The Walnuts, taken looking east-southeast.

Date: 
May 6th 1937

An autochrome photograph of tulips in the gardens at The Walnuts, taken looking west-northwest.

Date: 
May 4th 1937

An autochrome photograph of tulips in the gardens at The Walnuts, taken looking northwest.

Date: 
May 4th 1937

Northern exterior of E. C. White School, first public school in the Country Club District, once located at the northwest corner of 49th and Main Streets. This vantage point faces southeast on a portion of Brookside Boulevard now renamed Ward Parkway, just west of Main Street.

Early picture of the 51st Street shopping center, the first business development built by J. C. Nichols Company. At time of photograph, the Country Club Grocery Co. Meat Market took up residence in this building. Located on the northeast corner of Brookside Boulevard and 51st Street, this building was better known by 1925 as part of the Colonial Shops.

Date: 
1919

Exterior of Colonial Shops at 51st Street between Brookside Boulevard and Oak Street, showing one automobile parked out front. This vantage point faces northeast at the intersection of Brookside Boulevard and 51st Street.

Date: 
November 12th 1920

Groups of carolers traveled around the Country Club District on Christmas Eve. The J. C. Nichols Company furnished the hayracks and teams of carolers. This vantage point faces north towards the Country Club Coffee Shop at the Colonial Shops on 51st Street between Brookside Boulevard and Oak Street.

Date: 
December 24th 1921

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