Here's another blogger helping us all remember what architecture used to be part of our "old" city:
click for photo of what was at 3600 Broadway, a Bird home I didn't know before.
Pretty mansion. I wonder how it fared with fireplaces and radiators. . .today, it would be as inefficient to heat as Union Station, which manages the Kansas City Museum collection, which is where this photo's credit line says it's from.