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21. C. F. Downey Box Company C. F. Downey Box Company 1950 Description of the C. F. Downey Box Manufacturing company originally at 3rd and Broadway Boulevards in 1880, moving to 1401 Iron Street in North Kansas City in 1919.

22. Campbell's Gazetteer of Missouri Campbell's Gazetteer of Missouri May 28, 1905 During the late civil war [sic] the town was occupied as a military post. Most of its business men left, and the town emerged from the contest with no trade and less population than in 1860.

23. Catalogue of Great Western Stove Company Catalogue of Great Western Stove Company 1897 Numerous descriptions and illustrations of stoves.

24. Charles Englehart, Tailor Charles Englehart, Tailor 1905 Photos of the establishment of Charles Englehart, tailor, at the Bunker Building.

25. City Art Rooms City Art Rooms May 1886 Description of the City Art Rooms art supply business at 815 Main Street.

26. Columbian Stock Powders Develop Finer Livestock Columbian Stock Powders Develop Finer Livestock 1950 Photos and description of the Columbian Hog & Cattle Powder Company, founded in 1888 by veterinarian Dr. W. C. McDermand of Canada, moving to 1457-1463 Genesee Street in 1907.

27. Corle Cracker Company Corle Cracker Company May 1886 Entry describing the Corle Cracker & Confectionery Company factory at 2nd and Main Streets.

28. D. M. Osborne and Company D. M. Osborne and Company May 1886 Harvesting machinery; transfer house, St. Louis Avenue and State Line, with an illustration of a sample harvesting machine.

29. Dickey Clay Products Contribute to the Health, Happiness and Safety of the Community Dickey Clay Products Contribute to the Health, Happiness and Safety of the Community 1950 History of the W. S. Dickey Clay Manufacturing Company, responsible for hundreds of miles of "vitrified glazed clay sewer pipe" underlying Kansas City, founded in 1885.

30. Domestic Sewing Machine Company Domestic Sewing Machine Company May 1886 Sewing machine company at 12th and Main Streets.

31. E. D. Hornbrook Plumbing and Heating E. D. Hornbrook Plumbing and Heating May 1886 Steam heating and sanitary plumbing; office and salesroom, 14, 16, 18 and 20 East Ninth Street.

32. E. E. Menges & Co. E. E. Menges & Co. May 1886 Guns, sporting goods, etc., no. 123 West Fifth Street.

33. E. L. Martin and Company E. L. Martin and Company May 1886 Importers and wholesale liquor dealers, nos. 302 and 304 West Sixth Street, with illustration of the building.

34. Early Business in the West Bottoms Early Business in the West Bottoms May 1886 Dealers in wrought iron pipe, rubber and leather beltings, pumps, steam fittings and engine trimmings at 1328-1330 West 11th Street, in the West Bottoms.

35. Early Newspaper Business Early Newspaper Business May 1886 Description of the newspaper business and its new building constructed in 1885 at "the Junction formed by Main, Delaware and Ninth street, in the very heart of the city," one of the "nearly 3,000 buildings"...

36. Economies of 1867 Kansas City and Westport Economies of 1867 Kansas City and Westport 1867 Descriptions of Kansas City and Westport in 1867, concentrating on their economies, listing numbers and types of businesses (including the Westport Border-Star newspaper), climate and natural resources,...

37. 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 History describing the development of the manufacturing industry in Kansas City to 1901.

38. 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 Overview of early manufacturers in Kansas City.

39. Fairbanks, Morse & Co. Founded Local Branch 1889 Fairbanks, Morse & Co. Founded Local Branch 1889 1950 Entry describing the Fairbanks, Morse & Company farm implement and machinery maker at 1300 Liberty Street, with such products as conveyors, elevators, and windmills.

40. Forty Years of Dependable Service by Centropolis Transfer Co. Forty Years of Dependable Service by Centropolis Transfer Co. 1950 History of the Centropolis Transfer Company, a heavy-moving and steel erection business at 7012 Truman Road starting in 1901.