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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

Photograph of Harry S. Truman speaking to James Pendergast following Tom Pendergast's funeral.

Date: 
January 29th 1945

Circa 1930 photograph with full frontal view of City Ice Company of Kansas City, Plant No. 53, built in 1919. It was located on the west side of Oak Street between 48th Street and 49th Street. This property was situated just north of Brush Creek before the waterway was diverted to its current location.

Photograph with caption, "looking northeast along Wyandotte Street across 52nd Street showing proposed widening for the Main Street extension." Several homes, a woman, and a child riding a tricycle on the sidewalk are shown.

Date: 
1926

Photograph with caption, "The Main Street hump north of 49th Street is high above the playground of the E. C. White School. The picture shows a proposal to cut 6 feet of elevation of Main Street to a grade of 4.18%. This vantage point faces northwest from the north side of 49th Street between Main Street and Walnut Street.

Date: 
1926

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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.