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1. Alexander Bettis Alexander Bettis 1938 Biographical sketch of Alexander Bettis, vice-president of the Kansas City Power and Light Company since 1924, starting with the company in 1904, before that working for the Home Telephone Company. Description...

2. Biographical Information on Edward Swinney Biographical Information on Edward Swinney 1912 Photo and bio of Edward Swinney, "president of the First National Bank" and "at one time president of the American Bankers' Association." Born in Virginia in 1857 and coming to Kansas City in 1887 as cashier...

3. Building a First Class Bank: The Story of United Missouri Bank Building a First Class Bank: The Story of United Missouri Bank //1986 Book about the history of the United Missouri Bank and other banks of the Kemper family of Kansas City, starting with William Thornton Kemper, Sr., or William Kemper (1865-1938), with photos and illustrations,...

4. Ceremonies of the Laying of the Corner Stone of the Federal Reserve Bank Ceremonies of the Laying of the Corner Stone of the Federal Reserve Bank April/16/1921 Dedication of the building and speeches about the city's financial history and future.

5. Commerce Trust Company and Kansas City: Through 85 Years of Banking Service Commerce Trust Company and Kansas City: Through 85 Years of Banking Service 1950 Kansas City based bank starting soon after the Civil War grows into one of the 100 largest banks in the country by 1927.

6. 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 1901 Photo and bio of Robert Snyder, a banker and utilities executive of Kansas City. Born in Indiana in 1852 and coming to Kansas City about 1880 as a grocer before becoming president of "Mechanics' Savings...

7. Fidelity Spirit: Special Building Edition Fidelity Spirit: Special Building Edition 1932 Information about the Fidelity Bank Building, 465 feet, 4 inches above the sidewalk, equal in height ot a 35 story building. The building proper is 30 stories in height with elevator service to the 33rd...

8. Greater Kansas City Official Year Book 1904-05 Greater Kansas City Official Year Book 1904-05 1905 Earliest banks in the city described. First supposedly in 1856 by Coates & Hood.

9. Greater Kansas City Official Year Book, 1904-05 Greater Kansas City Official Year Book, 1904-05 1905 Description of the economic calamities caused by the Panic of 1873, when money "needed to move the crops" from the East to the West was suspended.

10. Henry Perry Henry Perry 2006 Book excerpt about Henry Perry, "the city's first barbecue king" and a local philanthropist. Perry came to Kansas City in 1907 as a beef sandwich operator first along "Banks Alley on the west side of downtown"...

11. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Portrait and biographical sketch of Joseph Chick, a store merchant and banker, moving to Jackson County in 1836, engaged in business with Northrup & Chick and the National Bank of Kansas City, among other...

12. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Biographical sketch of E. C. Sattley, cashier of the Kansas City Safe Deposit and Savings Bank, born in Vermont in 1863 and coming here in 1886.

13. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Photo and bio of Harry Stimson, "president of the American National Bank of Kansas City." Born in Vermont in 1855 and coming to Kansas City in 1883 as co-organizer of "the Kansas City Safe Deposit and...

14. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Biographical sketch of Joseph Swain, manager of "the Consolidated Tank Line Company." Born in Cincinnati in 1852 and coming to Kansas City in 1880 as a former steamboat clerk becoming "vice-president of...

15. Hughes' Kansas City Views Hughes' Kansas City Views 1896 Photo of 545 Delaware Street location of the bank.

16. Hughes' Kansas City Views Hughes' Kansas City Views 1896 Photographs of the American National Bank at 8th and Delaware Streets.

17. Imperial Kansas City: Her Wonderful Growth and Resources Imperial Kansas City: Her Wonderful Growth and Resources 1900 Photo of the American Bank.

18. In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates 1898, ca. Opposite page 94 photo of bank in 1867-1868 at 8th and Main Streets.

19. In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates 1898, ca. Photo of Mechanics' Bank building on a cliff that was the intersection of Delaware and Main Streets in May of 1869.

20. Inter-State National Bank Inter-State National Bank 1950 Story of the growth of the Inter-State National Bank, also known as the Home Savings Bank.