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201. First Families of Missouri First Families of Missouri

202. First Annual Meeting of the Kansas City Architectural Club First Annual Meeting of the Kansas City Architectural Club Record of the first annual meeting of the Kansas City Architectural Club which hopes to become a member of the American League of Architectural Clubs. Officers mentioned include William Cutler, Ben Lubschez,...

203. 40-Year-Old Skyscraper Goes On the Market in KC 40-Year-Old Skyscraper Goes On the Market in KC The Commerce Tower is for sale. The 30-story building downtown is 40 years old and has 540,000 square feet. It is currently owned by Tower Properties Co. and no asking price is listed. Current tenants...

204. 1934-1935 Burials in Municipal Cemetery of Kansas City 1934-1935 Burials in Municipal Cemetery of Kansas City List of burials continued in three later issues.

205. Booker T. Washington School Booker T. Washington School

206. $10,000 Grant Received for Further Restoration of Harris-Kearney House $10,000 Grant Received for Further Restoration of Harris-Kearney House News of a grant from the W. J. Brace Charitable Trust to the Westport Historical Society for continued restoration of the Harris House at 40th and Baltimore.

207. . ..Presenting R. B. Caldwell: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting R. B. Caldwell: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month Photo and biographical article about Robert Breckenridge Caldwell, or Robert Caldwell, "chairman of the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City." Native of Vandalia, Missouri coming...

208. 1951: The Great Flood 1951: The Great Flood Photos and article about the 1951 flood, "the second major flood of Kansas City, Kansas history" and the author's experiences in surviving it.

209. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Biographical sketch of Ben Hardin, a lawyer born in Randolph County, Missouri, in 1852 and becoming city attorney of Moberly, Missouri, before arriving in Kansas City in 1889 as a lawyer with offices "in...

210. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Biographical sketch of James Rieger, a lawyer born in North Carolina in 1854 and coming to Kansas City in 1876, becoming mayor of Westport and "president of the Bank of Westport" before retiring to his...

211. First Catholic Church First Catholic Church Painting of the first Catholic Church in the city and brief history of Father Nicolas Point's stay in Westport Landing.

212. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Portrait and biographical sketch of Daniel Kesler, "farmer and stock-raiser" born in Indiana in 1836 and moving to Livingston County, Missouri, in 1839.

213. A History of Kansas City, Missouri: Her Business, Population, Natural Resources, and Inducements to Manufactures A History of Kansas City, Missouri: Her Business, Population, Natural Resources, and Inducements to Manufactures and Capitalists Descriptions of locations of natural coal fields surrounding Kansas City and other information about shipments of coal mining.

214. First Rock Road in Jackson County First Rock Road in Jackson County Description of the supposedly first rock road in Jackson County, at the "nearest good landing on the river. This was Rickman's landing at about where now is the Sugar Creek plant of the Standard Oil Company."...

215. . ..Presenting Robert L. Mehornay: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Robert L. Mehornay: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month Photo and biographical article about Robert Mehornay, 61-year-old president of the Mehornay Furniture Company and former superintendent of the Kansas City School District. Born in Kansas City in 1888 and...

216. Big Sisters of Kansas City Big Sisters of Kansas City Description of the "Big Sisters" organization for socially and financially disadvantaged young women.

217. 100 Years of Aviation 100 Years of Aviation Entire issue of Gateway Heritage devoted to flight. Includes primary sources such as letters by the Wright brothers and Charles Lindbergh. Chapters are: How We Made The First Flight; To Octave Chanute,...

218. A Graduate Course in Drawing and Café Sociology A Graduate Course in Drawing and Café Sociology Interview with painters Josh George and Peregrine Honig about their work.

219. First Family, Then Patients First Family, Then Patients Obituary for Dr. Elton Gumbel, "Kansas City's first black optometrist and the uncle of television personalities Bryant and Greg Gumbel". Gumbel, who died November 16, 2006 at age 85, opened his Kansas...

220. 100 Years of Business in Kansas City: Setting the Stage at the Turn of the Century 100 Years of Business in Kansas City: Setting the Stage at the Turn of the Century Chronological history of important Kansas City businesses of the twentieth century, starting in 1900.