Communities and Neighborhoods

Image Gallery

Entrance to 5110 Cherry Street, located in Southwood Park. The home belonged to Edwin W.

Circa 1928 drawing with frontal and side view of the Ridenour-Baker Grocery Company, located at the southeast corner of St Louis Avenue and Mulberr

A color glass plate positive photograph of children swimming at a casting and wading pool in Gillham Park at the southeast corner of 41st Street an

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

Photograph of students and a teacher standing outside of Overland Park Grade School, circa 1920.

Photograph of Grand Central Depot located at the southwest corner of 2nd and Wyandotte in Kansas City, Missouri.

Photograph with view of the downtown skyline from just north of the Missouri River.

Photograph of boys reading books and newspapers in the lobby of the Boys Hotel at the southeast corner of Admiral Boulevard and Flora Avenue.

Circa 1928 photograph with full frontal view of the Kansas City School of Law.

Photograph of the altar of St. James Church, Kansas City, Missouri.

Photograph of ten young men, participants in Future Farmers of America, holding adult goats and kids circa 1940.

Circa 1930 photograph of the Swope Park tennis courts.

Undated photograph of unidentified children and teenagers from the Mexican community in Kansas City, Kansas.

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

Photograph of the intersection of Johnson Drive and Nieman Road in Shawnee, Kansas, circa 1920, looking west down Johnson Drive from its intersecti

Circa 1925 photograph of Marlborough Heights Presbyterian Community Church at the southeast corner of The Paseo and 74th Street.


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.