1887 Highland Park Map
(map shows original east-west street names)
Oriole Ave. = 23rd St.
Falcon Ave. = 24th St.
Canary Ave. = 25th St.
Goldfinch Ave. = 26th St.
Swan Ave. = 27th St.
Eagle Ave. = 28th St.
Jay Ave. = 29th St.
(29th St. was later called Dudley Rd. at one time)
1924 Topeka City Directory
Highland Park architecture:
Above left: Late 1920s photo of Iles House, NW corner of 29th & Maryland;
above right: Mid 1920s photo of Rhodes House, NW corner of 29th & Virginia.
Above left: Mid-1940s photo of Wiley-Gutting House,
NE corner of 29th & Maryland;
above right: 1925 illustration of Shawnee Country Club.
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