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1. 3410 Troost Avenue and 504 Walrond Avenue 3410 Troost Avenue and 504 Walrond Avenue 1903 Photos of the residences of Benjamin Burd, at 3410 Troost Avenue, and of Walter Dickey, at 504 Walrond Avenue.

2. 4109 Independence Avenue 4109 Independence Avenue 1902 Photo of the house at 4109 Independence Avenue.

3. A. Comingo Residence A. Comingo Residence 1877 Illustration of "the residence of A. Comingo, Independence, Missouri," in the country, presumably Abram Comingo.

4. Annie Ridenbaugh Bird Annie Ridenbaugh Bird 1992 Entry with photo and bio of Annie Ridenbaugh Bird, or Annie Bird (1856-1937), president of the Emery, Bird, Thayer Dry Goods Company for 17 years. Description of her life and career as a native of Saint...

5. Bernard Corrigan Residence Bernard Corrigan Residence 1975 Photo and caption about the Bernard Corrigan house at 1200 West 55th Street, built in 1914 and designed by architect Louis S. Curtiss.

6. Bruner Residence Bruner Residence 1905 Photo of the Bruner residence at 44th and Oak Streets, in the book published by Studebaker Brothers Manufacturing Company for the Kansas City Driving Club.

7. C. & J. F. Chiles Residence C. & J. F. Chiles Residence 1877 Illustrations of the "the stock farm residence of C. & J. F. Chiles" in Jackson County and of "the property and residence of J. H. Cannon," called "Stony Point," in Sni-a-Bar Township of Jackson County,...

8. Calvin Thompson Calvin Thompson 1896 Photo (of the D. L. Thompson residence) and biographical sketch of Calvin Thompson (1818-1894), a farmer and grocer residing just east of Independence, Missouri born in Virginia. Also father of David Leslie...

9. E. Triplet Rural Residence E. Triplet Rural Residence 1877 Illustration of the rural Jackson County residence of E. Triplet.

10. Frank James and Jesse James Birthplace Frank James and Jesse James Birthplace 1882 Photo of the log cabin birthplace of Frank and Jesse James, taken "by Howard Huselton, Kansas City."

11. Frederick Fields Frederick Fields 1896 Biographical sketch of Frederick Ripperdan Fields, or Frederick Fields, a farmer in Sni-a-Bar Township, born in Kentucky in 1812 and arriving in Jackson County, Missouri, in 1846, "engaged in contracting...

12. G. S. Hedges Residence G. S. Hedges Residence 1877 Illustrations of the farm and home of G. S. Hedges, or George Hedges (1811-1879), in Jackson County, Missouri, with a biographical sketch of George, a native of Kentucky coming to Jackson County in 1839,...

13. Gallagher Residence Gallagher Residence 1908 Photo of the J. A. Gallagher residence called "Hawthorn."

14. George Brown George Brown 1908 Biograhical sketch of George Brown, retired founder "of the firm of George L. Brown & Son, contractors and builders of Kansas City," born in 1842 in Montreal, Canada and moving to Kansas City in 1852,...

15. George Evens George Evens 1877 Biographical sketch of George Evens, an Independence dentist who was born in New York in 1814 and moved to the Kansas City area around 1870, with an illustration of his home at the corner of Main and Kansas...

16. Harris/Kearney House Harris/Kearney House 1924 History of the house including the story of its preservation by moving from Westport and Main Streets to 4000 Baltimore Avenue.

17. Isaac Peace Isaac Peace 1877 Illustration (of his house, "Peacedale") and biographical sketch of Isaac Peace, a farmer and former miller in Fort Osage Township of Jackson County. Born in Rhode Island and moving to Jackson County,...

18. James Slavens James Slavens 1968 (first edition 1950) Photo and bio of J. W. L. Slavens, or James Slavens (1838-1905), mayor of Kansas City in 1877 and mayor of Westport in 1895 before its annexation. Native of Indiana serving the Union in the Civil War before...

19. Jay Neff Jay Neff 1968 (first edition 1950) Photo and bio of Jay Holcomb Neff, or Jay Neff (1854-1915), mayor of Kansas City from 1904 to 1905. Native of Indiana coming to Kansas City in 1881 as a realtor and owner of the Daily Drover Telegram,...

20. Josiah Reeves Josiah Reeves 1877 Illustration of the residence and biographical sketch of Josiah Reeves, a farmer born in Ohio in 1812 and coming to Jackson County, Missouri in 1866.