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An autochrome photograph of a woman and child on the property of Lionel Benjamin, a buyer for Fred Harvey.

Date: 
July 24th 1932

An autochrome photograph of Country Club Christian Church and nearby pool, taken from the southwest.

Date: 
June 4th 1932

An autochrome photograph of the Frank N. Daniels residence, taken from the southeast. Daniels was president of the Dascomb-Daniels Lumber Company.

Date: 
September 22nd 1933

An autochrome photograph of a girl sitting by the fountain at Meyer Circle, located at the intersection of Ward Parkway and Meyer Boulevard. This vantage point faces northeast towards the home at 6335 Ward Parkway in the background.

Date: 
September 17th 1932

An autochrome photograph of a fountain at Meyer Circle, located at the intersection of Ward Parkway and Meyer Boulevard. This vantage point faces northeast towards the home at 6335 Ward Parkway in the right background.

Date: 
September 17th 1934

An autochrome photograph of Inez Moore Goetz standing next to her regal lilies. Her husband, Henry E. Goetz, was assistant secretary-treasurer of the Goetz Brewing Company.

Date: 
June 26th 1935

An autochrome photograph of a Bechtel's crabapple tree on the property of Lillian Hoover. Her husband Orves U. Hoover was vice president and treasurer of Hoover Bros.

Date: 
May 2nd 1934

An autochrome photograph of a Japanese double peach tree on the property of Nat Milgram, founder of Milgram's Grocery Stores. This vantage point faces southeast on 62nd Street east of Ward Parkway.

Date: 
April 18th 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

An autochrome photograph of R. E. Parsons's residence, taken from the northeast with roses next the garage entrance. Parsons was head of the R.E. Parsons Electric Co.

Date: 
June 13th 1933

An autochrome photograph of the residence of John R. Ranson and Pearl Howard Ranson, taken from the northwest and showing hedges in the front yard. John R. Ranson was the Jackson County Collector.

Date: 
July 19th 1932

Postcard showing Ward Parkway and a pond between the southbound and northbound lanes of Ward Parkway between 61st Terrace and 62nd Street in Kansas City, Missouri. This vantage point faces north towards the Country Club Christian Church from just west of the southbound lane of Ward Parkway, near 62nd Street. The back of the postcard includes a short letter.

Date: 
October 11th 1936

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.

Date: 
April 1917

Map showing the boundaries of precincts as defined in 1918 for the fourth ward of Kansas City, Missouri. This ward is bounded by 39th Street to the north, Kansas to the west, south city limits to the south, and Campbell Street and Troost Avenue to the east.

Date: 
1918

Street map of a "Scenic Route Through the Country Club District: America's Most Beautiful Residential Section, 2000 Acres Restricted." The scenic route is indicated in red; specific directions are at bottom of map. Map shows Kansas City Country Club, Mission Hills Country Club, and names of neighborhoods. Printed at the top: "Put this in the pocket of your automobile for use the next time you are pleasure driving."

Date: 
1920
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