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1. Macy's Macy's

2. Jones Store Company Jones Store Company Photos, illustrations, and information on the Jones Store Company department store chain established in 1887 in Stafford, Kansas, by founder J. Logan Jones and opened in Kansas City in 1890 at 6th and...

3. The United States Biographical Dictionary and Portrait Gallery of Eminent and Self-Made Men The United States Biographical Dictionary and Portrait Gallery of Eminent and Self-Made Men //1878 Biographical sketch of Louis Hammerslough, a German Jewish clothing merchant of Kansas City since 1858.

4. G. A. Houghton & Co. G. A. Houghton & Co. 1879 Description of business at the corner of 4th and Main streets carrying American clothing. His business "should be understood that this is the only American CLothing House in the city."

5. Hammerslough & Co. Hammerslough & Co. 1882 Advertising card for "Hammerslough & Co., One Price Clothiers" showing a funny picture of a dog biting a pig's ear and a man, woman, and child, one behind the other, tugging on the dog's tail. Front of...

6. Empire Clothing Company Empire Clothing Company 1882 Advertising card for Empire Clothing Company showing a red bird in a cage pecking at a piece of fruit. Card is cut in the shape of the cage. Back of card says: "Empire Clothing Company, Fine Clothing &...

7. A. Holland's Shoe and Clothing House A. Holland's Shoe and Clothing House 1884 Advertising card for A. Holland's Shoe and Clothing House showing a grey and white dove flying. Dove's eye is slightly damaged where pierced by a nail. Front lower left corner has number 385 and says:...

8. Owen, Pixley & Co., Clothiers Owen, Pixley & Co., Clothiers 1884 Advertising card for Owen, Pixley & Co. with an image of a woman wearing a hat surrounded by a floral border. Back of card says: "You are cordially invited to be present at the Reception and Inauguration...

9. Louis Hammerslough Louis Hammerslough 1886 Portrait and description of Louis Hammerslough, a pioneer clothier of Kansas City and native of Germany arriving here in 1858.

10. Model Clothing House, The Model Clothing House, The 1886 Advertising card for The Model Clothing House showing a boy kissing a girl on the cheek. Underneath this picture it says: "Seven." Lower left front corner of card says: "Copyrighted 1886 A. Gast & Co....

11. Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development 1890 Photo and bio of William Whiting (1837-1889), a native of England emigrating to Westport Landing (Kansas City) in 1865 and opening a "tailor-shop on the levee."

12. Souvenir of Kansas City and Her Fire Department Souvenir of Kansas City and Her Fire Department 1893 Photo of clothiers' building at 11th and Main Streets.

13. Morgan Clothing Company Morgan Clothing Company 1898 Photo and description of the W. W. Morgan Clothing Company store "at 1009 and 1011 Main Street," "established in March, 1885, by W. W. Morgan & Co." Morgan a member of the City Council and along with his...

14. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Directory Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Directory 1902 Photo and bio of Frank Taggart, a grocer and former clothier of Kansas City. Native of Detroit coming here in 1893 as manager of the local branch of "the Nebraska Clothing Company" before "buy[ing] out...

15. Kansas City Illustrated, 1902 Kansas City Illustrated, 1902 1902 Full page ad and illustrations of growth from 1887 to 1902 and brief history of the company at 12th and Main Streets.

16. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Montgomery Dayton Stevenson, or Montgomery Stevenson, "outfitter to men" at "No. 1003 Walnut street and also at No. 105 East [10th Street]." Born in Saline County, Missouri in 1870...

17. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of William Walton (1823-1901), a cabinet-maker of Iowa leaving his widow (residing at 2632 East 29th Street) and grown children (including Billie Walton, proprietor of a clothing store...

18. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Mrs. Sarah O'Mara, "a native of Ohio" coming to Kansas City in 1898 "engaged in the conduct of an art and needle-work store and in the manufacture of fine embroidery." Also the wife...

19. 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 Charles Galen Avery, or Charles Avery, "conducting a successful and growing business in ladies tailoring in Kansas City," starting here in Kansas City in 1906 with a store "making a specialty...

20. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1909-1938, Page p019 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1909-1938, Page p019 1909-1938 A portion of Kansas City from W. 7th Street south to W. 9th Street and from Bank Street east to May Street, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with...