Monuments & memorials

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Liberty Memorial, Dedicated Nov. 11, 1926, Kansas City, Mo.

Postcard showing the Liberty Memorial, dedicated on November 11, 1926 by President Coolidge (pictured) "in honor of those who served in the world war in defense of liberty and our country." This vantage point faces southwest towards Liberty Memorial from just west of Main Street.

Liberty Memorial Rededication

Photograph of the Liberty Memorial Rededication with dignitaries standing at the base of the Liberty Memorial including former President Harry S. Truman and unidentified military officers.

Liberty Memorial Interior

Circa 1935 photograph of the interior of the Liberty Memorial Museum.

Liberty Memorial Interior

Circa 1935 photograph of the interior of the Liberty Memorial Museum.

Liberty Memorial from Signboard Hill

Photograph looking southwest toward the Liberty Memorial from Signboard Hill.

Liberty Memorial Frieze

Photograph with slide description: "Frieze on N. wall, fountain playing: Liberty Memorial; Kansas City, Mo. (1936)."

Liberty Memorial at Night, Kansas City, Mo.

Postcard showing the Liberty Memorial at night in Kansas City, Missouri. This vantage point faces north-northeast towards Liberty Memorial from its southern entrance. The back of the postcard includes a short letter to Mrs. F. N. Kendall of Kansas City, Missouri.

Liberty Memorial

Liberty Memorial, monument to World War I, Kansas City, Missouri. This vantage point was taken from the Kansas City Union Station, facing south-southwest towards the monument.

Liberty Memorial

An autochrome photograph of Liberty Memorial as seen from the south, looking north with downtown Kansas City, Missouri in the background.

Liberty Memorial

Photograph with slide description: "Across the plaza, Liberty Memorial from the southeast; K.C., Mo. 9-20-1926."

Liberty Memorial

Circa 1930 photograph with a daytime view of the south side of the Liberty Memorial located in Kansas City, Missouri. The Liberty Memorial and two museum buildings are in view. The memorial was built to honor those who fought and died during World War I.

Hawthorn Tree and Kansas City, Missouri Skyline

A color glass plate positive photograph of a hawthorn (crataegus) tree in bloom in the north central section of Penn Valley Park. This vantage point faces north towards downtown Kansas City, Missouri and shows Liberty Memorial in the right background.