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1. Arthur Stilwell Arthur Stilwell 1948 Information about Kansas City railroad magnate Arthur Stilwell (1859-1928) including the story of his "railroad-building project" starting in 1900 to "bring the Pacific Ocean 400 miles closer to Kansas...

2. Arthur Stilwell Arthur Stilwell 1901 Biographical sketch of Arthur Stilwell, a railroad magnate and real estate developer in Kansas City. Born in New York in 1859 and coming to Kansas City in 1879 as a printer with "office on Union Avenue,...

3. Blue, George Frederick Blue, George Frederick 1908 Biographical sketch of George Frederick Blue, or George Blue, a conductor and representative of the Santa Fe Railroad Company and Kansas City Southern Railroad while living in Kansas City, starting in...

4. Greater Kansas City Official Year Book, 1904-05 Greater Kansas City Official Year Book, 1904-05 1905 Biographical sketch of Samuel Wallace Moore, or Samuel Moore, a lawyer born in Ohio in 1862 and coming to Kansas City in 1887. "[G]eneral solicitor of the Kansas City Southern Railway" and former "president...

5. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Frederick Wood, "assistant attorney for the Kansas City Southern Railway Company." Born in Maine in 1877 and coming to Kansas City in 1899 as a lawyer.

6. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of William Deramus II, president of the Kansas City Southern Railway Company, "Kansas City's one home-operated railroad". Description of his life and career with him growing up in Alabama...

7. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of Richard Justin McCarty, or Richard McCarty, "vice-president of the Kansas City Southern Railway Company," born in Virginia in 1851.

8. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of James Holden, "vice-president of the Kansas City Southern Railway" and a native of Canada.

9. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Biographical sketch of Charles Eugene Johnston, or Charles Johnston, "chief engineer of the Kansas City Southern Railway Company, with headquarters in Kansas City," born in Illinois in 1880 and joining...

10. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of Job Edson, "president of the Kansas City Southern Railway Company and one of the railroad authorities of the Central West." He was born in Ohio in 1854 and became a railroad operator and...

11. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of John Erhardt Muhlfeld, or John Muhlfeld, "one of the foremost authorities on railroad operation in the United States and vice-president and general manager of the Kansas City Southern...

12. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 Biographical sketch of Brigadier General Edward Stayton, "prominent business executive, civic leader and outstanding civil engineer of Kansas City, now serving as street railway commissioner." Born near...

13. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 Biographical sketch of Colonel Samuel Fordyce, Sr. (1840-1919), former "receiver of the Kansas City, Pittsburgh & Gulf Railway" in 1899 and president of the same organization after its reorganization in...

14. Port Arthur Townsite Company Port Arthur Townsite Company 1898-1899 Photo, map, and full-page ad for the Port Arthur Townsite Company in Kansas City (managed by F. A. Hornbeck and owned by Arthur Stilwell). Town named for local railroad magnate Arthur Stilwell at the southern...

15. The Chicago & Alton Railroad: The Only Way The Chicago & Alton Railroad: The Only Way 2002 This book contains many entries on railroading in the Kansas City area including a photograph and mention of Union Station. The index also contains entries for the Kansas City Southern Railroad.

16. The Kansas City Centennial The Kansas City Centennial 1950 History of the Kansas City Southern Railway Company (with offices at 114 West 11th Street) and its founder in 1897, Arthur Stilwell (1859-1928), with photos and map of area covered.

17. William Warder Avery William Warder Avery 1902 Photo and bio of William Warder Avery, or William Avery, "chief clerk of the general passenger agent" of the Kansas City Southern Railway, born in Clinton, Missouri, attending William Jewell College, and...