These 11 Photos of Kansas City In The 1950s Are Mesmerizing

It’s time for a little nostalgia for those of us who aren’t part of the younger crowd. Vintage photos tell us a lot about what life was like so long ago. Back when we didn’t have cell phones, and many of us didn’t even have televisions, only radio. There was no Google, and you had to go all the way to the library to spend a couple hours looking for the answer to your question… if it was even there, that is. So, here’s 11 photos from a simpler time, right here in Kansas City.

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