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1. American Culture, American Tastes: Social Change and the 20th Century American Culture, American Tastes: Social Change and the 20th Century 1999 References to and brief descriptions of the Committee on Public Information during World War I, and its chairman, George Creel, a former Kansas City journalist, pointing out his efforts with the committee...

2. Benjamin Henthorn Benjamin Henthorn 1938 Biographical sketch of Benjamin Harrison Henthorn, or Ben Henthorn, president of the College of Commerce at 408 East 11th Street who was born in Burden, Kansas, in 1888. Description of his life and career,...

3. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of George Adolphus Gurley, or George Gurley, president of the Packer Produce Mercantile Agency at 201 Delaware Street, born in Georgia in 1870 and moving to Platte County, Missouri,...

4. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index 1938 Biographical sketch of Martin Barrons, brother of John Barrons and president of the Barrons Advertising Company, Incorporated, at 1737 McGee Street, starting his career as a carrier and advertising employee...

5. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index 1938 Biographical sketch of Wesley Horace Loomis, Jr., or Wesley Loomis, Jr., president of the Loomis Advertising Company at 324 East 11th Street, born in Hannibal, Missouri, in 1884 and raised in Kansas City....

6. Community Image in the History of Saint Louis and Kansas City Community Image in the History of Saint Louis and Kansas City 1969 Dissertation toward a doctorate degree for the University of Missouri-Columbia comparing the history of community images in Kansas City and Saint Louis, Missouri. Extensive descriptions of Kansas City...

7. Exceptional Aids Offered Sales and Advertising Organizations Exceptional Aids Offered Sales and Advertising Organizations 1950 Advertising agency at 816 Central Street, established in 1937.

8. Garrett Smalley Garrett Smalley April 18, 1905 Biographical sketch of Garrett Smalley, "owner and editor of the Kansas City News-Press, a democratic newspaper, founded by Thomas Alexander in 1914." Born in Ohio in 1895 coming here as an advertising...

9. Isaac Dumm Isaac Dumm 1908 Biographical sketch of Isaac Dumm, "president of the Reliance Investment Company, conducting a general investment business in stocks, bonds, etc." He was born in Iowa in 1876 and arrived in Kansas City...

10. Kansas City. ..The Way We Were Kansas City. ..The Way We Were //1981 Photo of several buildings around 12th and Central Streets, including the Folly Theater with a sign advertising "Burlesque," and the Emery Bird Thayer building.

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 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."...

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 William Campbell, "assistant general manager of the Mitchell Dry Goods Company." He was born in Minnesota in 1868, moved to Saint Louis and then Kansas City in about 1904, joining C. E....

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 Emil Bennesh Davison, or Emil Davison, an advertising agent born in Michigan in 1877 and raised in Baltimore, coming "to Kansas City in 1901 and establish[ing] himself as 'The Ad-Man,'"...

14. Lou Holland Lou Holland 1938 Biographical sketch of Lou Holland, president of the Holland Engraving Company. He was born in New York in 1878 and came to Kansas City in 1902 as an engraver, establishing his own company in 1916, and...

15. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary 1902 Photo and bio of Wilbur Bell, founder of "the firm W. L. Bell & Co., school furniture and supplies," arriving in Kansas City in 1890 as a traveling salesman for the American Book Company and becoming later...

16. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary 1902 Photo and bio of Frederick Kellogg, "an advertising expert" especially with newspapers, born in Ohio in 1866 and taking over the Kansas City World newspaper in 1900.

17. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary 1902 Photo and bio of William Whiting Atwill, or William Atwill, "advertising manager" for the Emery, Bird, Thayer Dry Goods Company, starting in business in Kansas City with the Kansas City, Fort Scott & Gulf...

18. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary 1902 Photo and bio of Will Stricklette, a newspaper journalist and publisher. Born in Kentucky in 1867 and coming to Kansas City in 1888 as a dry goods merchant before joining the "advertising staff of the...

19. The Bizarre Careers of John R. Brinkley The Bizarre Careers of John R. Brinkley 2002 Book which details the life and career of Dr. John R. Brinkley from Milford, Geary County, Kansas. During the 1920s he became famous for transplanting goat gonads into sexually impotent, aging men. He...

20. The Kansas City Centennial The Kansas City Centennial 1950 Description of the advertising businesses of Henry Wurst, Incorporated (established in 1948 at 16th and Clay Streets in North Kansas City) and Continental Color Press, Incorporated (established in 1937...