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1. A Civic Triumph A Civic Triumph January/8/1910 Article about the failure of the Metropolitan Street Railway Company to gain a long-term contract with the city for a franchise on street railways.

2. A Fight for Franchise Extension A Fight for Franchise Extension December/4/1909 Article about the Metropolitan Street Railway Company in Kansas City, Missouri, and its efforts to extend its franchise rights to 1951, with political and financial fighting against Mayor Henry Beardsley...

3. Electric Railway Trainman Electric Railway Trainman June-May//1911-1912 Third volume of the magazine (formerly called the National Motorman and Conductor in the first two volumes) with photos, illustrations, and information on the Kansas City street railways and their operators,...

4. History of the Street Railways in Kansas City [Part 6] History of the Street Railways in Kansas City [Part 6] April//1923 Part six in a series of articles by the Railwayan magazine about the history of Kansas City's street railways, including description of the Metropolitan Street Railway Company.

5. History of the Street Railways in Kansas City [Part 7] History of the Street Railways in Kansas City [Part 7] June//1923 Part seven in a series of articles by the Railwayan magazine about the history of Kansas City's street railways, including description of the Metropolitan Street Railway Company.

6. Our Street Car System Our Street Car System September 1899 Article details out where many of the streetcar lines are currently running as well as areas where future growth is expected. It mentions the Heim Electric line and the Leavenworth Electric line. Also...

7. Report on the Value of the Properties of the Metropolitan Street Railway System of Kansas City, Mo. Report on the Value of the Properties of the Metropolitan Street Railway System of Kansas City, Mo. March 26, 1905 Map of the Metropolitan Street Railway Company's routes around the turn of the century.

8. Street Railway Facilities Street Railway Facilities December 28, 1907 Article gives a short history of street railways in Kansas City from mule cars to electric run street railways. Also talks about the Metropolitan system and its effect on the expansion of the city.

9. The Franchise: Four Sides of a Two Sided Question The Franchise: Four Sides of a Two Sided Question December//1909 Extensive editorial article about the upcoming vote on "the franchise extension question of the Metropolitan Street Railway Company" of Kansas City and its various issues.