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21. Discarded Street Names in Kansas City Discarded Street Names in Kansas City Spring 1995 Article of street name origins, such as Catherine ("Holmes, from Independence avenue north," named for Mrs. William Mulkey, with the other Catherine the former 18th Street), Chandlar ("Central street,...

22. Early Kansas City Architects: Alice G. Jackson Early Kansas City Architects: Alice G. Jackson June-July, 1979 Photo and biographical article about Alice Jackson, an early woman architect in Kansas City. She was born in Illinois in 1863 and did not start her architectural career until she was almost 50 years old....

23. Empire Bank to Expand Empire Bank to Expand February/7/1971 Photo and article about the planned demolition of "[t]wo old 3-story buildings between Central street and Broadway on [9th Street]" (including the Morgan Hotel and the Bigus Bag company building) to make...

24. Exceptional Aids Offered Sales and Advertising Organizations Exceptional Aids Offered Sales and Advertising Organizations 1950 Advertising agency at 816 Central Street, established in 1937.

25. Fire Department Headquarters Fire Department Headquarters File containing a National Register of Historic Places nomination form for the Fire Department Headquarter building at 1020 Central Street.

26. Fire Department Headquarters Fire Department Headquarters Postcard of the Kansas City Fire Department Headquarters at 1020 Central Street

27. For Members Only For Members Only May//1993 Club established in 1980 mainly for professional women but open to everyone, located at 1020 Central Street.

28. Historic Kansas City Architecture Historic Kansas City Architecture //1975 Photos of the residence of Nathan Scarritt at 4038 Central Street (originally 305 Lawrence Street), listed as being built in 1847.

29. Historic Westport: Scarritt House to National Registry Historic Westport: Scarritt House to National Registry July//1978 Story about the preservation of the Nathan Scarritt residence, "what the State Historical Society of Missouri calls the oldest house in the Westport area--and one of the few early buildings remaining,"...

30. Hotel on Central Street Hotel on Central Street May 1886 Drawing and brief description of the hotel at "Central Street near Ninth, Sherwin & Johnson, proprietors."

31. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Sophia Rosenberger (1866-1945), a school teacher of literaturewith students such as John Gage, Robert Mehornay, Mrton Jones, Clyde Brion Davis, or Clyde Davis ("author of 'The Great American...

32. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Photo and bio of Henry Ohaus, "one of the first to engage in interior decorating and frescoing in Kansas City." Native of Germany emigrating to Kansas City in 1888 as an interior designer for "the Fidelity...

33. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of David Morr, "president and general manager of the D. A. Morr Transfer & Storage Company" at 2114-2120 Central Street (formerly at 1328-1330 Grand Avenue). Born in Ohio in 1866 and...

34. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Photo and bio of John Francis Pelletier, or John Pelletier, "superintendent of the fire patrol of Kansas City." Born in Saint Louis in 1859 and coming to Kansas City about 1864 with his father (Francis...

35. KC's Sister City Adorns Plaza with Chinese Warrior Replicas KC's Sister City Adorns Plaza with Chinese Warrior Replicas January 20, 2004 Article reports on the dedication of two replicas of the Chinese warrior figures found in a 3rd-century tomb in China. The figures, a gift of Xian, China, one of Kansas City's 13 sister cities, are permanently...

36. Louis Hammerslough Louis Hammerslough Fall 1990 Portrait and biographical article about Louis Hammerslough (1835-1903), "the pioneer clothing merchant" in Kansas City, arriving here in 1858 from his native Germany, establishing his clothing store at...

37. Metal to Sprout Near the Lyric: Artist's KC150 Contribution Is a Nod to Tall Grass Metal to Sprout Near the Lyric: Artist's KC150 Contribution Is a Nod to Tall Grass April/22/2000 Photo and biographical article about Anne Lindberg, a sculptor designing metal structures imitating tall prairie grass for display "along the downtown strip of Central Street known as the Avenue of the...

38. Milner Hotel and Savoy Grill Milner Hotel and Savoy Grill circa 1950 Street view of the Milner Hotel (formerly the Savoy Hotel), the Savoy Grill (209 W. 9th Street), and other businesses near the southeast corner of 9th and Central. Other businesses shown include Frisco's...

39. Municipal Auditorium Municipal Auditorium 1937 Interior view of art deco style of the Central Street lobby in Municipal Auditorium.

40. Old Hyde Park and Greystone Nominated for Local Historic Register Old Hyde Park and Greystone Nominated for Local Historic Register Fall 1994 Article announcing the nomination of the two historic districts to the Kansas City Register of Historic Places: Greystone, "located along the 3100 and 3200 blocks of Central" Street, and Old Hyde Park,...