Communities and Neighborhoods

Image Gallery

Photograph with slide description: "Selling ice from Salvation Army Penny Ice truck, K.C., Mo." This vantage point faces northeast from t

This photograph of Douglass School was taken looking northeast at the intersection of 27th Street and Jarboe Street (also known as W. Prospect Pl.

Photograph of the Delaware Apartments, once located at the northeast corner of The Paseo and 10th Street.

Circa 1930 photograph with an aerial view looking northwest toward downtown Kansas City taken over near 18th and Harrison streets.

Photograph of the Troost Avenue School, once located at the northwest corner of 60th Street and Troost Avenue. It was named after Dr.

Circa 1930 photograph with an aerial view of the Kansas River looking north and showing the neighborhoods Argentine (left), Armourdale (right), Ken

Home of Albert R. Jones at 5701 Mission Drive.

Photograph of the Johnson County Courthouse in Olathe circa 1939.

Circa 1928 photograph with full frontal and side view of Willys-Overland, Incorporated; located at the southeast corner of Grand Avenue and 25th St

Photograph of two young women driving a horse buggy at the Schultzel Farm circa 1937.

Photograph of two men on horseback touring the Kansas City Stockyards

This photograph was taken looking west on 15th Street (now Truman Road) just east of Holmes Street in Kansas City, Missouri.

Photograph of a Strang Line trolley car passing in front of tall wooden fence at Aviation Park in the 1910s.

Circa 1930 photograph with frontal and side view of City Ice Company of Kansas City, Plant No. 22, Leeds, built in 1917.

Circa 1930 photograph with an aerial view looking north near 29th Street and Southwest Boulevard.

Photograph of six boys performing a play at the Boys Hotel at the southeast corner of Admiral Boulevard and Flora Avenue.


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.