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1. 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...

2. 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.

3. 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...

4. 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.

5. Everything's Up to Date in Kansas City Everything's Up to Date in Kansas City February/4/1950 Article about "the minor revolution in buying habits in Kansas City," with respect to increased retail sales, especially of department stores, with photos.

6. George B. Peck Dry Goods Company Building George B. Peck Dry Goods Company Building October-November 1980 Peck Dry Goods Building, designed by Root & Siemens, is now on National Register.

7. George Peck George Peck February 1899 Photo of George Peck, president of the Doggett Dry Goods Company and a native of Detroit coming "to Kansas City at the date of the organization" of the company under article called "Kansas City Business...

8. Halls Celebrates 40 Years on the Country Club Plaza Halls Celebrates 40 Years on the Country Club Plaza October 1, 2005 The Halls store at 211 Nichols Road opened for business on October 4, 1965. Article reviews the store's departments and the building (''large squares of concrete embedded with pink quartz''). Period photographs...

9. Harzfeld's New Store is Second Largest on the Plaza Harzfeld's New Store is Second Largest on the Plaza May 4, 1954 Article describes new Harzfeld's store, "the largest operation on the Plaza with the exception of Sears, Roebuck and Co." Designed by Edward W. Tanner and Associates and Neville, Sharp and Simon, the building...

10. How Children Learn about Trade Books in Kansas City How Children Learn about Trade Books in Kansas City August 26, 1939 Map, photos, and article about the "[l]ocation of the principal bookshops and branch libraries in Kansas City," with special reference to books and their promotion for children and juveniles. Description...

11. Jones Dry Goods Co. Jones Dry Goods Co. April/15/1897 Three-paragraph description of the store at 6th and Main Streets, with a mail order catalog called the "Cyclone."

12. Kansas City Crossroads: The Magical Fairy Princess Kansas City Crossroads: The Magical Fairy Princess December 2000 Photos (of wrapped presents) and article about the Christmas tradition of the Fairy Princess (with a similar role to Santa Claus for children) at "Kline's department store at 11th and Main" Streets Downtown...

13. Macy's Kansas City Store Packs a Wallop through Unified Design of Three Buildings and Complete Interior Macy's Kansas City Store Packs a Wallop through Unified Design of Three Buildings and Complete Interior Flexibility February//1950 Article about the new Macy's store building at 11th and Main Streets, with several photos and architectural drawings.

14. Remembrances of Things Past Remembrances of Things Past December//1977 Photo and description of the Jones Store at 1215 Main Street, depicted during Christmas shopping in 1929, with history of the company, originally called the Cyclone Company.

15. The Department Store The Department Store June/15/1899 Photo of Lawrence Jones, "Kansas City's great scholar and philanthropist," and article by him about department stores in Missouri following a recent (1899) Missouri state law governing them.

16. Trade Mart for Kansas City Trade Mart for Kansas City 15//July Photos, drawing, and description of the new Kansas City department store at 22nd and Grand Avenue.

17. Wholesale Dry Goods Wholesale Dry Goods December 1, 1903 Article with several photographic portraits of "members of the Burnham Hanna-Munger Dry Goods Co. [sic]." The "Burnham, Hanna, Munger Dry Goods Company" is described in regards to its history, starting...