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1. Dr. Johnston Lykins Dr. Johnston Lykins April 17, 1905 Biographical sketch of Dr. Johnston Lykins (1800-1876), the first legal mayor of Kansas City, first postmaster of Westport (out of the Shawnee Mission), and first editor and publisher of a newspaper entirely...

2. In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates 1898, ca. Photo of Mechanics' Bank building on a cliff that was the intersection of Delaware and Main Streets in May of 1869.

3. Pioneer Bankers of Kansas City Pioneer Bankers of Kansas City 1928 Illustration of the Mechanics Bank building at 2nd and Main Streets starting in 1867 (on the second floor), with the Santa Fe Stage Company occupying the first floor.

4. Pioneer Bankers of Kansas City Pioneer Bankers of Kansas City 1928 Biographical sketch of D. L. Shouse (1827-1873), an early banker of Kansas City. Native of Kentucky and father of Louis Shouse ("manager of Convention Hall today") coming to Kansas City in 1855 by steamboat...

5. Pioneer Bankers of Kansas City Pioneer Bankers of Kansas City March//1928 Description of the Mechanics Bank, or Mechanics' Bank, founded by Nehemiah Holmes as the first or one of the first banks in Kansas City.