Communities and Neighborhoods

Image Gallery

Photograph of improvements made to Blue River south to the limits of Swope Park, Kansas City, for purposes of flood control, ca. 1930s.

Photograph with full, front view of the first Jackson County courthouse located in Independence, Missouri.

Photograph of Kindergarten students at Lincoln School, known after 1918 as W. W. Yates School.

Photograph of boys posed on the front steps of the Boys Hotel Main Building at the southeast corner of Admiral Boulevard and Flora Avenue.

Circa 1928 photograph with partial side view of the Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company; once located at 1100 W. 8th Street.

Photograph of the Lindenwood Apartments at the northwest corner of 30th Street and Harrison Street.

Photograph with an interior view of children seated around the library table and viewing an aquarium with their teacher at the Greenwood School kin

An autochrome photograph of Allen Logan's residence, taken from the northwest. Logan was the founder of Logan Brothers Grain Company.

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

Photograph of the Black Hawk Barbecue restaurant, as well as the Lydia Market and Lydia Plaza buildings in the background.

Photograph with a street view of man sitting on a pedal powered grinder sharpening a knife or other instrument.

Photograph of the Metropolitan Hotel located at 5th Street and May Street, southeast corner.

Reuben Street

Full length view of Street Hotel owner Reuben Street standing in front of his car on the street in front of his hotel at the northeast corner of Th

Circa 1930 photograph with an aerial view of a residential area and rail yard with roundhouse near the Kansas River in the Argentine neighborhood.

Circa 1928 photograph with frontal and side view of the Commerce Trust Company, located at the northwest corner of 10th Street and Walnut Street.

Photograph of postal carrier Cornelius Jackson in the 1920s.

Pages

KANSAS CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY | DIGITAL HISTORY
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.