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1. 12th and Main Streets 12th and Main Streets circa 1940s Looking north along Main Street from 12th Street. On the right is the southwest corner of the Jones Store building. Harzfeld's Department Store is visible one block south, and signs for King Joy Lo Restaurant,...

2. A Change in a Great Firm: Bullene, Moore, Emery & Co. Now Emery, Bird, Thayer & Co. A Change in a Great Firm: Bullene, Moore, Emery & Co. Now Emery, Bird, Thayer & Co. January/14/1895 Portraits (of L. T. Moore, J. T. Bird, W. B. Thayer [or William Bridges Thayer], and J. C. Fennell) and article about the change in name of the Bullene, Moore, Emery & Company dry goods store in 1895 to...

3. A Day in the Life of a CEO A Day in the Life of a CEO August//1991 Literally a chronology of a day in the life of Terry Jarvis, chief executive officer of the Jones Store Company since 1978, characterizing the company's business operations. Description of Jarvis's life...

4. A Department Store For Jones' Bros. A Department Store For Jones' Bros. November//1900 Short article about the impending construction of a new store building for the Jones' Bros. Dry Goods Co. to be located at 12th and Main Streets.

5. Andrew Young Andrew Young 1924 Photo and bio of Andrew Young, vice-president of "the mammoth business of Montgomery Ward & Company" in Kansas City. Born in Scotland in 1871 and raised in Chicago before coming to Kansas City in 1904...

6. Big Dry Goods Building Big Dry Goods Building May//1901 An update on the building of the store for the Burnham-Hanna-Munger Dry Goods Company of Kansas City located at 8th and Broadway. It was erected by the Washington University of St. Louis. A detail of the...

7. Biography of Annie Ridenbaugh Bird (1856-1937), Company President and Philanthropist Biography of Annie Ridenbaugh Bird (1856-1937), Company President and Philanthropist 1999

8. Biography of J. Logan Jones (1858-1945), Founder of the Jones Store Biography of J. Logan Jones (1858-1945), Founder of the Jones Store 2008

9. Biography of Rose Mindlin Jacobson (1877-1951), Retail Entrepreneur Biography of Rose Mindlin Jacobson (1877-1951), Retail Entrepreneur 1999

10. Biography of Thomas Bullene (1828-1894), Merchant and Mayor Biography of Thomas Bullene (1828-1894), Merchant and Mayor 2008

11. Biography of William B. Thayer (1852-1907) and Sallie Casey Thayer (1856-1925), Merchant and Art Patrons Biography of William B. Thayer (1852-1907) and Sallie Casey Thayer (1856-1925), Merchant and Art Patrons 2008

12. Boutin's Department House Boutin's Department House ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Boutin's Department House showing a portrait of presidential candidate James G. Blaine. One of two cards showing portraits of presidential and vice-presidential hopefuls in the 1884...

13. Boutin's Department House Boutin's Department House ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Boutin's Department House showing a portrait of vice-presidential candidate General John A. Logan (ran on ticket with James G. Blaine). One of two cards showing portraits of presidential...

14. Bullene, Moore, & Emery Bullene, Moore, & Emery 1891 Folder contains a copy of "Bullene, Moore, Emery & Co. Shopping Guide", Kansas City, Aug. 20, 1891. Included are recipes, store talk,and fashion notes. The vertical files in this collection were formerly...

15. Bullene, Moore, Emery, and Co. Bullene, Moore, Emery, and Co. 1888 Spring and Summer catalog of fashions and other items sold by the Kansas City company of Bullene, Moore, Emery, and Co. Includes an index by type of item and has numerous illustrations. Includes fashion...

16. Christmastime in Kansas City: The Story of the Season Christmastime in Kansas City: The Story of the Season 2001 The Fairy Princess was introduced at the Kline's department store downtown in 1935. The princess reigned over Toyland and the children talked to her.

17. David Orrison David Orrison 1878 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,...

18. Doggett's Doggett's February 1899 Photos of the store self-proclaimed as the "representative department store of the West," later to be bought by the George B. Peck Dry Goods Company.

19. Drawing of Emery, Bird, Thayer Building Drawing of Emery, Bird, Thayer Building 1895 Photograph of drawing of dry goods store building on 11th Street between Grand and Walnut.

20. Drawing of Emery, Bird, Thayer Building Drawing of Emery, Bird, Thayer Building 1895 Photo of drawing of building on 11th Street between Grand and Walnut.