Communities and Neighborhoods

Image Gallery

Photograph of the interior of the retail of the Chocolate Shop in Kansas City Kansas, owned by Michael (Economou) Economy, including unidentified w

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

1920's photograph of the Grund Hotel at the northwest corner of 6th and Ann Avenue in Kansas City, Kansas.

Undated, unidentified photograph of a home in Kansas City, Kansas. A car can be seen to the left of the house.

Photograph of the LaSalle Hotel at the northwest corner of Linwood Boulevard and Harrison Street.

Circa 1928 photograph with frontal and side view of the Kansas City Life Insurance Company.

Photograph with slide description, "Bathing her baby, Florence Home For Colored Girls, Kansas City, Missouri."

This photograph was taken looking east on 8th Street just east of Flora Avenue.

Undated photograph of a railroad facility in Kansas City, Kansas.

Circa 1930 photograph with frontal and side view of City Ice Company of Kansas City, Plant No.

Photograph with an exterior, full street level view of Martin School. The school was named after school board member Judge Edward L. Martin.

A color glass plate positive photograph of five young women posed by an archery target.

Circa 1920 photograph with aerial view of New Richards Field which soon became known as Municipal Airport.

Photograph of boys reading and studying in the library at the Boys Hotel at the southeast corner of Admiral Boulevard and Flora Avenue.

Circa 1930 photograph with an aerial view looking east and showing a largely residential section of northeast Kansas City, Kansas; Fairfax; Missour

Photograph of seven young men in the recreation room and lobby of the Boy's Hotel and Boy's Club.


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.