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Country Club Plaza
Reference to the Country Club Plaza as the "nation's first residential shopping center with a homogeneous design."
Courthouses of Jackson County, Missouri
Photos and descriptions of the Independence and Kansas City courthouses beginning as a two-room log cabin in Independence.
Cowtown-Abilene; the story of Abilene, Kansas, 1867-1875.
Crimes and Criminals Statistics
Statistical information about all types of crimes, criminals, and geographical patrolled in Kansas City, Missouri.
Short description and photo of the hotel at 12th and Broadway Boulevards.
D. A. Bryant
Biographical sketch of Dr. D. A. Bryant, a physician from Kentucky , in Independence starting in 1850, going to Lee's Summit in 1855, Hickman Mills in 1858, to Carson City, Nevada, during Order Number...
D. Austin Latchaw
This book contains information on D. Austin Latchaw (1861-1948), a local drama critic for several Kansas City newspapers. Latchaw used the book's title for his 60-chapter Kansas City theater reminiscences...
D. B. Senter
Biographical sketch of D. B. Senter, a Washington Township farmer born in Virginia in 1842 and moving to rural Jackson County in 1867.
D. S. Twitchell
Biographical sketch of D. S. Twitchell, city counselor of Kansas City. Born in Michigan in 1834 and coming here in 1865 as a lawyer and judge.
Biographical sketch of Daniel Boone, Jr., president of Midland Life Insurance Company at 3 East Armour Boulevard. He was born in 1879 in New York, growing up in Saint Louis, and moving to Kansas City in...
Biographical sketch of Colonel Daniel Boone (1734-1820), a famed explorer of the Midwest, especially Kentucky and Missouri, born in Pennsylvania, dying in Missouri, describing his adventures and the lives...
Portrait and biographical sketch of Daniel Read, "late President of the State University of Missouri," born in Ohio in 1805.
Biographical sketch of David Forrester, or D. Bruce Forrester, vice-president and general manager of the General Box Company at 1600 West 8th Street. He was born in Chanute, Kansas, in 1881 and began the...
Photo and bio of David Meriwether, "a prominent merchant of Westport" born in Georgia in 1842 and serving in the Civil War before moving to Westport Township of Jackson County, Missouri, in 1868 as a farmer...
Biographical sketch of David Orrison, "a member of the furniture house of Abernathy, North & Orrison" in Kansas City. Native of Ohio starting out as a dry goods salesman in Iowa before moving to Leavenworth,...
Biographical sketch of David Thompson Torrens, or David Torrens, chairman of the Kansas City Life Insurance Company at 3520 Broadway. Born in Illinois in 1873 and coming to Kansas City in 1919 as a member...
Portrait and biographical sketch of Judge David Wagner, "Chief Justice of Missouri." Born in Pennsylvania in 1826 and moving to Lewis County, Missouri about 1842 and becoming a Missouri state senator and...
Biographical sketch of David Victory Whitney, or David Whitney, president of the Kansas City College of Pharmacy at 1721 Baltimore Avenue. Born in Kansas City in 1864 and starting out as a journalist with...
Dawson, William L.
Short bio of Dawson with a transcription of a porition of an interview with Dawson about his time at the Horner Institute of Fine Arts (now the Conservatory of Music).
The Delmonico Hotel was on 5th Street, between May and Central. Its proprietor, Hugh Lynch, came to Kansas City in 1866.
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