Communities and Neighborhoods

Image Gallery

This photograph of Douglass School was taken looking northeast at the intersection of 27th Street and Jarboe Street (also known as W. Prospect Pl.

Photograph of the Wolferman Building located on the northeast corner of 59th and Main.

Circa 1925 photograph of the Van Brunt Christian Church.

Photograph looking north up Baltimore Avenue from near 16th Street.

Photograph of "streamlined" Safety Zones intended to protect patrons at streetcar stops, Kansas City, Missouri, ca. 1930s.

Circa 1928 photograph with frontal and side view of the Mutual Building; located on the southeast corner of 13th and Oak streets.

Photograph with an interior view of an adult class of women with children, learning the English language at the Mexican Christian Mission, 2322 Mer

A color glass plate positive photograph of a man putting on the fifth hole of the Mission Hills Country Club Golf Course.

Photograph with an exterior, street level view of Springfield Opportunity School, located at the southeast corner of 28th Street of Troost Avenue i

Photograph of Myrtle Fillmore seated at a desk in her office with another unidentifed woman next to her. Mrs.

A color glass plate positive photograph of people playing golf at the tenth hole of the Swope Memorial Golf Course.

Circa 1928 photograph with full frontal and side view of the Montgall Hotel, located at the northwest corner of 15th Street (Truman Road) and Montg

Photograph of students outside the Clara Barton School.

Photograph with slide description, "Children's ward in Wheatley Hospital, K.C., Mo."

Photograph of the Inglenook Apartments, once located at the northeast corner of The Paseo and 8th Street.

Circa 1940 photograph with an interior view of kindergarten age children on a jungle gym at Gladstone School.


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.