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201. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Photo and bio of James Slover, "judge of division No. 6 of the circuit court." Born in Pennsylvania in 1838 and moving to Independence, Missouri in 1864 as a lawyer before becoming mayor in 1868. Also...

202. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Biographical sketch of Grant Shaw, "president of the Shaw Advertising Company." Born in Louisville, Kansas in 1869 and coming to Kansas City around 1900 as manufacturer and seller of "advertising novelties."...

203. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Photo and bio of Ernst Stoeltzing, "a retired hardware merchant." Born in Germany in 1842 and emigrating to Kansas City in 1866 as a tinner before establishing his hardware store in 1868 at 1415 Grand...

204. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Biographical sketch of William Smith, a real estate investor and street railway and construction industry executive. Born near New York City in 1836 and coming to Kansas City in 1866 as founder of "the...

205. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Biographical sketch of George Edward Stevenson, or George Stevenson, a lumber executive. Born in Michigan in 1876 and ocming to Kansas City in 1905 as founder of "the G. E. Stevenson Lumber Company" with...

206. 'Organ Crawl' And Open House at Six St. Joseph Churches 'Organ Crawl' And Open House at Six St. Joseph Churches Article on tour by American Guild of Orgnists provides brief descriptions of six St. Joseph churches.

207. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Biographical sketch of Oscar Kaempff, "the head of the oldest jewelry manufacturing establishment of the city," born in Baltimore in 1871 and coming to Kansas City in 1874. Also "vice president of the...

208. A Good Word for the Bad Boy A Good Word for the Bad Boy Biographical article about William Rockhill Nelson (1841-1915), founder and editor of the Kansas City Star newspaper, with an excerpt of a letter written by him "to Father Cavanaugh, of the Notre Dame...

209. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Biographical sketch of Addison Shackleford, a wallpaper merchant. Born in Cooper County, Missouri in 1867 and coming to Kansas City about 1882 as a "wall paper store" worker before opening his own store...

210. Bugle Call Was Death Knell for Four Brothers Bugle Call Was Death Knell for Four Brothers Article about the Creighton family in Civil War Carroll County, Missouri, including Colonel Ian Creighton, possessor of "an empire of land in north Missouri and droves of slaves to tend it," killed along...

211. A Grand Canyon A Grand Canyon Review of Canyon Café.

212. Boxed In Boxed In Review of installation at Grand Arts.

213. . ..Jean Laffite and Joseph Robidoux . ..Jean Laffite and Joseph Robidoux Portraits and biographical article about the correspondence starting in 1818 between Joseph Robidoux (a Saint Louis businessman and founder of Saint Joseph, Missouri of French descent) and Jean Laffite...

214. Katz Drug Store Katz Drug Store File contains photos, illustrations, and information on the Katz Drug Stores or Katz Drugstores established by Polish natives Isaac Katz (1879-1956), or Ike Katz, and his brother Michael Katz, or Mike...

215. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Photo and bio of R. E. Shryock, president of the R. E. Shryock Real Estate & Loan Company" organized by him in 1903. Born in Illinois in 1860 and raised in Jackson County.

216. Kit Carson Kit Carson Biographical chapter about Christopher Houston Carson, or Kit Carson (1809-1868), a famous mountain man of the West. He was a native of Kentucky raised in Howard County, Missouri and became a saddle maker...

217. A Kansas City Vaudeville Team Launches Its Own Showboat A Kansas City Vaudeville Team Launches Its Own Showboat Photos and article about the "Dixie Queen" steamboat built in and operating out of Kansas City as a showboat or steamboat with an on-deck vaudeville theater. Description of its owners Al Cooper and his...

218. 15 Years of Club Profiles 15 Years of Club Profiles Photo (of the former Club 427) and bibliography or directory of Kansas City jazz clubs (past and present) reviewed since the inception of the Jam magazine in 1986.

219. Jazz: New Perspectives on the History of Jazz by Twelve of the World's Foremost Jazz Critics and Scholars Jazz: New Perspectives on the History of Jazz by Twelve of the World's Foremost Jazz Critics and Scholars Chapter entitled "Kansas City and the Southwest" about the Kansas City jazz scene and its national influence.

220. Brown, Frank Brown, Frank Biographical sketch of Frank Brown, a veterinarian and vice-president of the Kansas City Veterinary College, "today [1908] the largest veterinary college in America." He was born in Illinois in 1862 and...