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1. Looking Backward Looking Backward December 1922

2. Burns & McDonnell Engineering Company Burns & McDonnell Engineering Company

3. Beggs Wagon Company Beggs Wagon Company

4. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 1000 to 1026 West Eighth Street location with description of the factory.

5. May Stern and Company Furniture City Directory Entries May Stern and Company Furniture City Directory Entries 1891-1917 1891-1893: 613 Main Street; 1894-1916: 1100 Main Street; 1917: 1210 Grand Avenue; No entries for 1886-1890 or 1918-1922 in the Kansas City, Missouri, City Directories.

6. Twentieth Century Edition of the Kansas City Times Supplement: Illustrative-Descriptive of Imperial Twentieth Century Edition of the Kansas City Times Supplement: Illustrative-Descriptive of Imperial Missouri and the Greater Kansas City January/1/1900 26 pages of description and pictures of all around the city.

7. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 807 Main Street, the oldest rubber house west of St. Louis, with illustration.

8. M. Lyon and Company M. Lyon and Company May 1886 [D]ealers in hides, wool, furs, tallow broom corn, feathers, beeswax, etc., 102 West Third Street.

9. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 [D]ealers in lumber, lath, shingles, sash, doors, etc., etc., corner Walnut and 20th Streets.

10. Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City //1911, ca. [L]eading consulting engineering firms specializing in "heating and ventilating," established in about 1903 at 1311-1313 Baltimore Avenue.

11. W. K. Palmer Company W. K. Palmer Company 1911, ca. [M]echanical, electrical and civil engineering firm specializing in sewer works, lighting systems, and water works.

12. National Biscuit Company: Kansas City Luncheon and Reception National Biscuit Company: Kansas City Luncheon and Reception //1911 A descriptive and pictorial review of the luncheon and reception given by the National Biscuit Company in celebration of the completion of its new bakery, at Central and Milwaukee Avenues, with many photos...

13. The Founding of Westport, Mo. The Founding of Westport, Mo. June 1976-December 1977 A series of articles about the founding of Westport. Each one covers a separate aspect or person involved in the town's settlement; most have illustrations. The series includes, among others, these main...

14. Jaccard Jewelry Advertisement Jaccard Jewelry Advertisement March 7, 1905 Ad for the jewelry company at 1034 Main Street with an illustration of the "official Souvenir Spoon of Kansas City, Missouri."

15. Greater Kansas City Official Year Book, 1904-05 Greater Kansas City Official Year Book, 1904-05 1905 Ad with photo for the Western Electric Company at 611 Wyandotte Street, dealing in "electrical machines and supplies."

16. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 Agricultural machinery manufacturer at 10th and Hickory Streets.

17. Illustrations Illustrations January//1901 An update on the building which T. H. Swope put up for the Robert Keith Furniture and Carpet Company located at 11th and Grand. A photograph of the building can be found on p. 12 of this issue.

18. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 Anthracite coal, Colorado, Illinois, Missouri and Kansas coal, pig iron, rails and barb wire, underwriter's exchange, Sixth and Wyandotte Streets.

19. Westport and the Santa Fe Trade Westport and the Santa Fe Trade 1906 Article (written by a well-known Westport trader starting in 1847 born in Virginia in 1823) about the relationship of Westport, Missouri to the Santa Fe trade in the 1800s. General discussion as well as...

20. Adler's, Incorporated Adler's, Incorporated November/28/1984 Article about Adler's, Incorporated, a millinery or garment business.