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1. A Century of Transportation in Missouri A Century of Transportation in Missouri //1920 Excerpt from an article in the "Missouri Historical Review."

2. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. 1896 Biographical sketch of James Crawford Hennessy, "superintendent of the terminals of the Missouri Pacific Railroad" and co-organizer of "the National Reserve Association, a fraternal insurance company."...

3. Briefs and Other Legal Documents of American Railroad Companies Briefs and Other Legal Documents of American Railroad Companies //1887 Documentation from a case in the Kansas City Court of Appeals between the Missouri Pacific Railway Company and Marion West (guardian of J. C. West) in March 1887, concerning one of West's mules killed...

4. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of Herman Traber, executive general agent of the Missouri Pacific Railroad Company at 616 Railway Exchange Building. Born in Kansas City in 1880 and entering the railroad business in...

5. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Portrait and biographical sketch of Russell Harding, "railway builder and manager," born in Massachusetts in 1856 and becoming a superintendent of the Missouri Pacific Railroad in 1886 in southern Kansas,...

6. First Railroads in Kansas City First Railroads in Kansas City March 15, 1905 The Union Pacific railroad, the first to enter Kansas City, was opened as far as Lawrence, Kansas, in December, 1864. The next to come was the Missouri Pacific, which was opened for business in October,...

7. Hughes' Kansas City Views Hughes' Kansas City Views 1896 Photo of the "first railroad track laid into Kansas City, 1862," taken in 1869.

8. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Illustrated caricature of Kenneth Wharry, general freight agent for the Missouri Pacific Railroad.

9. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Illustrated caricature of John Leighty, engineer of the "Maintenance of Way Department" on the Missouri Pacific Railroad in Kansas City.

10. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Illustrated caricature of Robert Matthews, assistant general passenger agent of the Missouri Pacific Railroad here.

11. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Caricature of D. E. Bernardi, superintendent of the Missouri Pacific Railroad.

12. Kansas City, Its Resources and Their Development: A Souvenir of the Kansas City Times Kansas City, Its Resources and Their Development: A Souvenir of the Kansas City Times 1890 Mention of the Missouri Pacific railroad reaching Kansas City on September 2, 1865, in a discussion of transportation facilities with a photo of the Union Depot building.

13. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Andrew Baker, "a Kansas City capitalist" especially in apartments and other residential real estate, moving to Kansas City in 1869 "as conductor on the Missouri Pacific Railroad,"...

14. Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development 1890 Photo and bio of John Hannon, a wine seller born in Canada about 1851 and starting out with the Missouri Pacific Railroad before co-organizing in 1881 "Hannon & Dixon, retail wine and liquor merchants;...

15. Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development 1890 Photo and bio of Erwin Jewett, or E. S. Jewett, "city passenger and ticket agent in this city" starting about 1865, born in Michigan in 1837 and coming to Kansas City about 1865 as an agent with the Missouri...

16. Kessler Park Kessler Park 1995 Description of the 302.87-acre park acquired in 1895, between the Missouri Pacific Railroad, Belmont and Gladstone Boulevards, and Paseo Boulevard, including the Colonnade, Cliff Drive, and Indian Mound,...

17. Lewis Baldwin Lewis Baldwin April 13, 1905 Photo and bio of Lewis Baldwin, "president of one of the largest railway systems in America, the Missouri Pacific Company," starting in 1896 in the railroad business as an engineer in Illinois, eventually...

18. 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 William Robert Lence, or William Lence, "agent for the Missouri Pacific Railroad in Kansas City," born in Illinois in 1871.

19. Missouri: Special Limited Supplement Missouri: Special Limited Supplement 1930 Photo and bio of Benjamin Franklin Bush, or Benjamin Bush, and his wife, Catherine Idelia Hawkins Bush, or Catherine Bush. Description of his life and career as a native of Pennsylvania becoming a railroad...

20. Missouri: Special Limited Supplement Missouri: Special Limited Supplement 1930 Photo and bio of Edward Joseph White, or Edward White, "vice president and general solicitor of the Missouri Pacific Railroad Company." Born in Saint Louis in 1869 and coming to Kansas City in 1911 before...