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Portrait of Charles W. Armour who in 1899 bought eighty acres land between Wornall Road and State Line Road and from about 65th Street south to about 67th Street.

Date: 
1920

J. C. Nichols and his friend, J. Emmett Woodmansee, in an informal pose.

Date: 
1934

Publicity photograph and signature of J. C. Nichols in 1935.

Date: 
1935

Edward Tanner, the J. C. Nichols Company architect who designed much of the Country Club Plaza, as he appeared in 1939.

Date: 
1939

Photograph of George E. Kessler, landscape architect and city planner.

Photograph of Irwin R. Kirkwood, son-in-law of William Rockhill Nelson, co-founder of the Kansas City Star. With his wife, Laura Rockhill Nelson Kirkwood, Irwin Kirkwood operated the newspaper after Nelson's death.

Portrait photograph of Conrad H. Mann, chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and architect of the Ten Year Plan.

Henry F. McElroy, Kansas City's first city manager and proponent of the Ten Year Plan.

Photograph portrait of Bryce B. Smith. mayor of Kansas City from 1930 to 1939.

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