Communities and Neighborhoods

Image Gallery

Photograph of a woman relaxing in a hammock, surrounded by a flock of chickens, at the Schultzel farm circa 1937. The woman, identified as Mrs.

This photograph was taken looking east on 12th Street just west of Park Avenue.

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

Circa 1930 photograph with an aerial view of downtown Kansas City looking north over near 15th and Wyandotte streets.

Photograph of three boys receiving eyecare at the medical office at the Boys Hotel at the southeast corner of Admiral Boulevard and Flora Avenue.

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

Photograph of Bishop Edwin V. O'Hara celebrating Mass with the congregation of Holy Rosary Catholic Church.

Photograph of the clubhouse building at Lake Quivira, looking south across Crescent Boulevard, in 1931 or 1932.

Photograph of children undergoing ultraviolet and hot water treatments at the R. J. DeLano School.

Circa 1925 photograph with full, street corner view of Quayle Methodist Episcopal Church located at the northeast corner of 21st and Iron streets i

Detention Homr

Photograph of the Old Detention Home on Oak Street, south of Fifth Street, ca. 1930s. This vantage point faces west-southwest on Oak Street.

Photograph of Strang Line interurban railway conductor Leonidas "Lon" Cave, wearing his conductor's uniform, standing on the sidewalk in front of a

Photograph with view of large, obelisk tombstone with the name "Armstrong" engraved on it located in Huron Cemetery in downtown Kansas Ci

Photograph of the residence of J. H. Bryant, once located at 2316 Highland Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri.

Photograph of boys and men posed with a "Boys Hotel" banner on the steps of the Boys Hotel Main Building at the southeast corner of Admir

An autochrome photograph of women sitting by a fountain in the Country Club Plaza.


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.