Communities and Neighborhoods

Image Gallery

Undated photograph of unidentified railroad workers in Kansas City, Kansas.

This photograph was taken looking north towards Southwest Boulevard on Broadway just south of 21st Street

Circa 1915 photograph with view of Fifth Street looking east towards its intersection at Central Street (left).

Plat map illustrating available lots for development in the Hocker Grove subdivision in Merriam, Kansas, circa 1915.

Photograph of the Kittle family's home at 8039 West 80th in Overland Park, Kansas, circa 1916.

Circa 1928 drawing with full frontal and side view of the Midland Building, located at the northeast corner of Baltimore Avenue and 13th Street.

Undated photograph of unidentified railroad workers in Kansas City, Kansas.

Rooftop view looking east along 10th from Coates House Hotel.

Fire station house of Company No. 28 on Troost Ave., near 73rd St., Kansas City, Missouri, ca. 1930s.

Circa 1925 photograph of Broadway Methodist Episcopal Church located at the northwest corner of 74th Street and Broadway Boulevard (now Wornall Roa

Photograph of the dedication of a DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) marker commemorating the location of the Baptist Mission to the Shawne

Photograph of the City National Bank located at the southeast corner of 18th Street and Grand Avenue (presently Grand Boulevard).

Photograph of the Electric Cafe on the south side of Rochester Avenue and east of Montgall Avenue.

Photograph of a child and a goat inside a wood box on the Schutzel Farm in the mid-1930s. The 55-acre farm, near 135th Street (then Kansas Hig

Photograph of Northeast Junior High School, located at on the south side of Thompson Avenue between Chelsea Avenue and Brighton Avenue.

An autochrome photograph of the Municipal Rose Garden (Loose Park Rose Garden) looking from the northwest.


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.