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21. Grain Elevators Grain Elevators

22. Kansas City: Republican National Convention, 1908 Kansas City: Republican National Convention, 1908 Photo of the entrance to Elm Ridge Club, a race track.

23. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Biographical sketch of Charles Norris (1833-1901), a former Santa Fe freighter, merchant, and "oculist" native to Kentucky and raised in Platte County and Buchanan County, Missouri before retiring to Kansas...

24. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Photo and bio of Ellis Jones, "secretary of the Kansas City Paper House," born in Michigan in 1873 and coming to Kansas City in 1880 with "offices and main warehouse are located at No. 607 and 609 Wyandotte...

25. Another Charter Chance Another Charter Chance Article concerns Kansas City charter revisions which are to be voted on in August. "Sitting on 1.7 acres of park property, the Fire Alarm Exchange Building at 22nd and Gillham has been for sale for years....

26. In Teachers College Adieu In Teachers College Adieu Article about the official termination of the Kansas City Teachers College with a tribute to the school by graduates at a "farewell luncheon."

27. Goodbye, Trolley Barn Goodbye, Trolley Barn The Trolley Barn building located at 4835 E. 9th Street at Brighton is due to be demolished by October 9. Efforts to save the building were not successful.

28. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri Biographical sketch of Levi Albee Willard, or Levi Willard, a real estate developer with residence at 26th and Troost Avenues. Born in New York in 1832 and coming to Kansas City in 1879 as builder of "a...

29. History of the State of Kansas History of the State of Kansas Portrait and biographical sketch of Dr. Herbert Tefft, a physician born in Illinois in 1848 as a son of Dr. Erastus Tefft of Topeka, Kansas.

30. History of the State of Kansas History of the State of Kansas Portrait and biographical sketch of William Phillips, a native of Scotland emigrating to Kansas Territory in the 1850s as a journalist before serving the Union in the Civil War there and becoming a Kansas...

31. J. John Gillis J. John Gillis Obituary for J. John Gillis, a lawyer in private practice for 54 years in Kansas City.

32. Another View of Grand Avenue Another View of Grand Avenue Photo of Grand Avenue buildings, "an unusual picture with a striking showing of masses of masonry."

33. History of the State of Kansas History of the State of Kansas Portrait and biographical sketch of Bishop Perkins, a judge in Labette County, Kansas. Born in Ohio in 1842 and serving the Union in the Civil War before moving to Kansas in 1869 as a lawyer and journalist...

34. HOK Relocating to River Market HOK Relocating to River Market The building of a new headquarters in the River Market area for HOK, a major sports architecture firm, was approved by the Kansas City Council. The $22 million project is planned for Fourth and Wyandotte...

35. History of the State of Kansas History of the State of Kansas Portrait and biographical sketch of Rezin Iams, "loan and real estate agent" in Clay County, Kansas, born in Pennsylvania in 1850 and moving to Kansas as a livestock raiser after the Civil War.

36. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Biographical sketch of Lauren McCollum (1853-1906), former "secretary of the W. S. Dickey Clay Company" born in Buffalo and coming to Kansas City in 1888.

37. Gone but Not Forgotten: George Thoman, 1819-1907 Gone but Not Forgotten: George Thoman, 1819-1907 Biographical article about George Thoman (1819-1907), a guide for Union General Curtis during the Civil War Battle of Westport. Native of France emigrating to Kansas City in 1856 and settling at the "southeast...

38. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Biographical sketch of George Wittich, a mining executive of Kansas City. Born in Ohio in 1845 and coming here in 1885 with "the S. C. Moody Company, located at 517 Delaware street," a business later becoming...

39. Greater Kansas City Official Year Book, 1904-05 Greater Kansas City Official Year Book, 1904-05 Description of the park located between 22nd, Fairground, 24th, and Dripps Streets, with Terrace, Mercier, Holly, and Jarboe in between.

40. Goin' to Kansas City Revisited Goin' to Kansas City Revisited Brief article describing the history and September, 2005 dedication of the "Goin' to Kansas City Plaza" park, located at 12th Street and Vine. The park honors Kansas City's jazz history, as well as the...