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1. City of the Future: A Narrative History of Kansas City, 1850-1950 City of the Future: A Narrative History of Kansas City, 1850-1950 1950

2. Early History of Greater Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas: The Prophetic City at the Mouth of the Kaw Early History of Greater Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas: The Prophetic City at the Mouth of the Kaw 1927 Illustration of the "Hannibal and St. Joseph Railroad Depot, 1869," east of the "old Union Depot," at Cameron, Missouri.

3. Efficient Railway Operation Efficient Railway Operation //1919 Statistics comparing Kansas City's new Union Station to other large urban railroad stations, giving its square feet of area (74,048) and other basic information.

4. Historic Kansas City Architecture Historic Kansas City Architecture //1975 Photos and captions for the interior and exterior of Union Station, "[a]ccepted to the National Register of Historic Places."

5. Hughes' Kansas City Views Hughes' Kansas City Views //1898-1899 Photo of the Grand Central Station at 2nd and Wyandotte Streets.

6. Hughes' Kansas City Views Hughes' Kansas City Views 1897 Photo of the railroad station at 2nd and Wyandotte Streets.

7. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 Illustration of the "Kansas City Union Depot" with buggies and street cars in the foreground.

8. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of E. J. Sanford (1848-1900 ca.), former "president of the Union Depot Company" and "superintendent of the Kansas City division of the Chicago & Alton Railroad," born in New York.

9. Making Union Station Tick Making Union Station Tick December//1999 Restoring and repairing the big clock handing atop the Grand Hall.

10. Meet Me Under the Clock at Union Station Meet Me Under the Clock at Union Station December//1999 From its Heyday Early in the 20th Century as One of the Busiest Passenger Depots in the Country, to its New Incarnation as Science City, Union Station Has Always Been at the Heart of Kansas City and in...

11. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture 1928 Photo of "Union Station, Kansas City, opened for use in 1914, Jarvis Hunt, Chicago, architect."

12. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture 1928 Photos of the "Union Station, St. Louis, [b]uilt in 1893-94, Theodore C. Link, St. Louis, [a]rchitect," now preserved as a shopping mall.

13. Passenger Terminals and Trains Passenger Terminals and Trains //1916 Photos and descriptions of Union Station in comparisons to other major urban railroad stations across the country, also describing the Fred Harvey Company restaurant in the station.

14. Railroad Station at 2nd and Wyandotte Streets City Directory Entry Railroad Station at 2nd and Wyandotte Streets City Directory Entry 1893 Listing of the station at 2nd and Wyandotte streets.

15. Railroad Yards Railroad Yards 1890 Photo "Overlooking railroad yards and Union Depot."

16. Terminal Junction Terminal Junction 2001 Book about the author's upbringing in the Serbian community of Kansas City, Kansas (in the 1940s-1950s) with descriptions of the Greater Kansas City area and its railroads and railroad stations, the 1951...

17. The American Train Depot & Roundhouse The American Train Depot & Roundhouse 1995 Photos with captions and descriptions about Kansas City's Union Station, showing the station in a state of deterioration from lack of use, in a book about American train depots.

18. The Architecture of John Wellborn Root The Architecture of John Wellborn Root 1973 Photo (of the Grand Avenue railroad station) and description (by author and Kansas City Star architectural critic Donald Hoffmann) of buildings and construction techniques in Kansas City designed by architect...

19. The City Beautiful The City Beautiful //1989 Chapters of the book on Union Station as an example of the later City Beautiful movement and the early movement in Kansas City mainly in the form of the park and boulevard system, with photos.

20. The City of Saint Louis and Its Resources The City of Saint Louis and Its Resources 1893 Re-touched photo or illustration of the "New Union Depot" in Saint Louis, later renovated into a downtown shopping mall.