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1. Charles Raber Charles Raber 1908 Biographical sketch of Charles Raber, a retired western freighter, brewery worker, and billiard hall keeper residing at 3818 Genesee Street. Born in Switzerland in 1841 and emigrating to Westport in 1855...

2. Ernest Howard Ernest Howard 1938 Biographical sketch of Ernest Howard, senior partner of Ash-Howard-Needles & Tammen, consulting engineers at 1012 Baltimore Avenue. He was born in Toronto in 1880 and came to Kansas City about 1901 as...

3. Good Roads and Safe Bridges Good Roads and Safe Bridges October//1908 Booklet filled with photos of Troost Avenue and Wornall Road south of 63rd Street and Blue Avenue or 15th Street, as well as other main arteries, illustrating the need for road maintenance.

4. Good Roads and Safe Bridges Good Roads and Safe Bridges 1908 Three pictures of the stone arch bridge in Independence showing the newly oiled 15th Street.

5. Hughes' Kansas City Views Hughes' Kansas City Views 1900 Photo of the "residence of Mrs. D. A. Findlay, 1214 E. 15th Street."

6. Hughes' Kansas City Views Hughes' Kansas City Views 1900 Photo of the "residence of E. C. Findlay, 1208 East Fifteenth Street."

7. Jackson County, Missouri: Its Opportunities and Resources Jackson County, Missouri: Its Opportunities and Resources 1926 Photo of the stone arch bridge over 15th Street, once known as Blue Avenue.

8. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of William Sternberger, a storekeeper and resident at a building constructed by him on 15th Street. Born in Detroit in 1867 and coming to Kansas City in 1887 as a wholesale dry goods...

9. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Philip Gleisner, "a prominent grocery merchant, located at No. 1500 Locust street," and previously at 15th Street, born in Iowa in 1867 and arriving in Kansas City about 1888, starting...

10. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Photo and bio of James Muir, "president of the Kansas City Sash & Door Company, manufacturers of sash, doors and mantels" on 15th Street and at 19th and Baltimore Avenues. Born in Canada in 1857 and coming...

11. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Robert Greenlease, Sr., "proprietor of the business conducted under the name of the Central Automobile & Livery Company," born "near Slater, Saline county, Missouri, August 25, 1882,"...

12. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Photo and bio of Philip Benz, a retired Kansas City building contractor from "Alsace, France, now a German province," arriving in Kansas City after the Civil War, graduating from Spalding's Commercial...

13. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of W. E. Oliver, "engaged extensively and successfully in the sale of horses and mules." Born in West Virginia in 1869 and growing up in Olathe, Kansas before coming to Kansas City...

14. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Edward Tobener, a retired real estate developer. Born in Kansas City in 1869 "in the old Tobener block, at the corner of [15th Street] and Grand avenue" and building several buildings...

15. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of Robert Greenlease, Sr., president of the Greenlease Motor Car Company, born in Saline County, Kansas, in 1882 and becoming an early automobile mechanic as a youth in Kansas City about...

16. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture 1928 Photo of the "Public Bath in the Grove, 15th Street and Bellefontaine Avenue, Kansas City, Mo., erected 1913-1914, Wight & Wight, Kansas City, architects."

17. Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City //1914, ca. Description of Foote Engineering & Construction Company, contracting engineers at 312-314 East 15th Street, with photos.

18. Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City //1911, ca. Photo (of the business building) and description of the business of M. H. Norton, "proprietor of the Automobile Tire and Vulcanizing Works at 626 East [15th Street]," established about 1907.

19. Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City //1911, ca. Description of the business of J. B. Winters, engaged in "house painting, hardwood finishing, wall tinting, enameling, graining and glazing." Native of Pennsylvania coming to Kansas City about 1881 with...

20. Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City //1911, ca. Photo and text about the carriage manufacturing business at 2715 East 15th Street.