Communities and Neighborhoods

Image Gallery

This photograph was taken looking east-northeast at the intersection of Maple Boulevard and Independence Avenue in Kansas City, Missouri.

Photograph with an exterior view of a group of young ladies posed on the steps at Norman School.

Circa 1930 photograph with an aerial view of downtown Kansas City looking north over near 15th and Wyandotte streets.

Circa 1928 photograph with full frontal view of the Merry Building; located at 1009-11 Walnut Street.

Portrait of the American Helelenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA) Heart of America Chapter 73 including Steve Sakoulas, Louis Kartsoni

An autochrome photograph of Fletcher Cowherd's house, taken from the east-northeast.

Photograph of the Swope School, once located at the northeast corner of Cleveland Avenue and 55th Street. It was named after Thomas H. Swope.

Two photographs of students at the one-room Brauer School in the Piper area of Wyandotte County, Kansas.

Circa 1928 drawing showing the full frontal and side view of the Southard Feed and Milling Company plant at 17th Street and Cookson Avenue (Potter

Photograph of the residence of Anna H. Jones, located at 2444 Montgall Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri.

Photograph of eight women at a sewing class at the Guadalupe Center.

Circa 1930 photograph with full frontal and side view of Western Ice Service Company, Plant No.

An autochrome photograph of Elizabeth Helmers with her daughter Margaret J.

Photograph of a typical single bedroom at the Boys Hotel at the southeast corner of Admiral Boulevard and Flora Avenue.

A damaged autochrome photograph of two women and one child posed by the entrance to the Kansas City Country Club.

1940's photograph of homes in Columbus Park at the northwest corner of 4th Street (Linden Avenue) and Forest Avenue.


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.