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Districts No. 51 & 52 Maps and Platted Area Maps 50 A-I & 60 D-E, Jackson County, Missouri

Small detail maps of Districts 51 and 52, and platted areas A through I in District 50 and D through E in District 60 in the western half of Jackson County, Missouri. Maps illustrate block numbers, appraised values, and plat boundaries, as well as streets, railroads, and rivers. Maps for District 51, 50D, 60D and 60E cover the Blue Springs area, from north of Lockert Road south to South Avenue, and from west of Ashley Avenue to east of State Highway 7. District 52 covers the Lee's Summit area, from Orchard Street south to U.S. Highway 50. G consists of a several plats north of Orchard Street and east of the Missouri Pacific Railroad lines. 50H consists of a single plat southeast of the intersection of Orchard Street and Grand Avenue. 50HH consists of a single plat south of 7th Street and east of the Missouri Pacific Railroad lines. Map 50A covers the Atherton area, from Blue Avenue south to Courtney-Atherton Road, and Hifner Street east to Short Avenue. Map 50B covers the East Independence area, from Independence Avenue south to Spring Branch Road, and from west of Turner Street to east of Ann Street. Map 50C consists of plats immediately surrounding Lake Tapawingo. Maps 50E and 50F consist of plats boarding Prairie Lee Lake. Map 50I covers the Greenwood area southwest of the Missouri Pacific and Chicago Rock Island railroad tracks, and from Allen Lake Road east to 1st 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.