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Postcard of the west end of Cliff Drive in Kansas City, Missouri. This vantage point faces southwest from a bend in Cliff Drive just west of Chestnut Avenue Trafficway and just south of the East Bottoms. The back of the postcard includes a short letter to J. A. Swanson of St. Joseph, Missouri.

Date: 
June 9th 1920

Postcard of the west end of Cliff Drive in Kansas City, Missouri. This vantage point faces southwest from a bend in Cliff Drive just west of Chestnut Avenue Trafficway and just south of the East Bottoms. The back of the postcard includes a short letter to Mabel Couch of Washington, D.C..

Date: 
August 23rd 1919

Map showing the boundaries of precincts as defined in 1918 for the fifth ward of Kansas City, Missouri. This ward is bounded by the Missouri River to the north, Grand Avenue (now Grand Boulevard) to the west, 9th Street to the south, and Lydia Avenue to the east.

Date: 
1918

Map showing the boundaries of precincts as defined in 1918 for the seventh ward of Kansas City, Missouri. This ward is bounded by the Missouri River to the north, Lydia Avenue to the west, 9th Street to the south, and Monroe Avenue to the east.

Date: 
1918

Small book containing prints of Kansas City attractions, including the outside and grand lobby of Union Station, Grand Avenue looking south from 8th Street, Petticoat Lane looking east, the lake and speedway in Penn Valley Park, Armour Boulevard, the entrance and shelter house of Swope Park, Gladstone Boulevard with view of R. A. Long residence, Cliff Drive, The Paseo, and Coates Drive.

Date: 
1918

Pamphlet describing services and offers statistics at the Italian mission in the Northeast district of Kansas City, Missouri, sponsored by the Presbyterian Church. Includes child welfare station, nursery school, music department, boys work, girls work, religious organizations, daily vacation bible school, and church services.

Date: 
1940

Photograph looking north on the east side of the 500 block of Park Avenue.

Date: 
February 20th 1923

Photograph looking south-southeast and showing the east side of the 500 block of Park Avenue.

Date: 
February 20th 1923

Photograph looking south on the east side of Woodland Avenue towards its intersection with Independence Avenue. Brownell Cleaners is pictured to the left.

Date: 
July 31st 1923

Photograph of Brownell Cleaners at the northeast corner of Woodland Avenue and Independence Avenue.

Date: 
July 31st 1923

Photograph of the front entrance to the Harry M. Evans Children's Home-Finding Society, showing a young child in a basket looking at a visitor. The home cared for children under five with an average of thirty per month. The image is featured in the photograph section of the October 29, 1933 issue of the Kansas City Star.

Date: 
October 1933

Photograph with slide description, "Boy receiving heat treatment Children's Mercy Hospital, K.C., Mo."

Photograph with slide description, "Patients at Children's Mercy Hospital enjoying a show put on by the Junior League, K.C., Mo."

Photograph of the Jefferson Home for Women and Children, once located to the west and north of the intersection of Garfield Avenue and Minnie Street.

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.