Communities and Neighborhoods

Image Gallery

Photograph with an exterior, street level view of Lincoln High School.

Circa 1930 photograph with an aerial view of the downtown Kansas City area, looking west centered over near 12th and Troost.

An autochrome photograph of Louis XIV & afterglow tulips, taken from the west on the property of Dr. Sam E. Roberts, physician.

Circa 1928 drawing with frontal and side view of G. T.

Photograph of a one-story brick building and adjacent wood building in Aviation Park.

Photograph of Westport Avenue (now Westport Road), looking east-northeast from the northwest corner of Westport Avenue and Broadway Boulevard.

A color glass plate positive photograph of people playing tennis at the Gillham Park tennis courts.

Photograph of White Hall at Camp Bo-Ho-Ca, located on the east side of Blue River Road near 121st Street.

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

Circa 1928 photograph with frontal and side view of the Insurance Building, located at the northwest corner of Oak Street and 10th Street.

5434 Central Street home of Zeno T. Briggs, who bought a lot in 1909 and lived at this home until June 1929.

Photograph of two women standing in a demonstration kitchen on the Shawnee Mission Rural High School gymnasium stage as part of the Johnson County

Photograph looking east-northeast towards the Tower and Administrative Building at Unity Farm.

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

Architect's model of the New Municipal Market which was planned to be completed in 1938 on the grounds of the demolished City Hall and Market.


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.