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1. Woodward, Faxon & Co. Woodward, Faxon & Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Woodward, Faxon & Co. showing two pigs talking to each other. Front of card says: “The Two Dromios.” The first pig says, "Me thinks you are my glass, and not my brother. I see...

2. Woodward, Faxon & Co. Woodward, Faxon & Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Woodward, Faxon & Co. showing a man sketching a pig. Front of card says: “That sweet experssion all my art doth foil / impossible to render it except in pure lard oil.” One of...

3. Woodward, Faxon & Co. Woodward, Faxon & Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Woodward, Faxon & Co., Wholesale Druggists, showing two pigs trying to crack a safe. Front of card says: “Hold on my boy, don't let us try,/ This good safe lock to spoil/ The owner,...

4. Woodward, Faxon & Co. Woodward, Faxon & Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Woodward, Faxon & Co. showing two pigs on a raft looking towards a lighthouse. Front of card says: “Messmate, all is lovely, and the goose hangs high/ 'Tis N. K. Fairbank & Co.s...

5. Wm. W. Kendall Boot and Shoe Co. Wm. W. Kendall Boot and Shoe Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Wm. W. Kendall Boot and Shoe Co. showing a child at the beach carrying a net and looking into a basket for catching seafood. Front of card has a crest that says: "K. B & S Co, Established...

6. Wm. W. Kendall Boot & Shoe Company Wm. W. Kendall Boot & Shoe Company ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Wm. W. Kendall Boot & Shoe Company with no image, just text. Front of card says: "Geo. B. Witchell, Shoe Manufacturer and Tanner. Leeds, Jackson County (suburb of Kansas City, Missouri.)...

7. Wilson, Fisher & CO. Wilson, Fisher & CO. 1879 Description of business at 406 Delaware Street carrying "Teas, Spices, Etc." They also stocked imported and domestic cigars. Along with William A. Wilson, H. C. Fisher and George Kennard were partners...

8. William Ivey Nichols William Ivey Nichols 1878 Biographical sketch of William Ivey Nichols, or William Nichols, a Kansas City livery dealer. Born in England in 1816 and emigrating to Kansas City in 1869 and opening a livery business at 10th and Main...

9. Wiley Cox Wiley Cox March 20, 1905 Biographical sketch of Wiley Cox, president of the Kansas City State Bank at 812 Delaware Street, born in Mississippi in 1848 and starting in the banking business in Springfield, Missouri, arriving in...

10. Who's Who in Kansas City Who's Who in Kansas City December/17/1922 Portraits and biographical article about Russell Folkerth Greiner, or Russell Greiner, vice-president and sales manager of the Union Bank Note Company, born in Ohio in 1869 and coming to Kansas City in...

11. Who's Who in Kansas City Who's Who in Kansas City August/7/1921 Portraits and biographical article about Franklin Dubois Crabbs, or F. D. Crabbs, born in Ohio in 1859 and arriving in Kansas City in 1880, establishing the F. D. Crabbs & Company coal business at 522...

12. Western Dental College Western Dental College 1905 Full frontal view; located at 716 Delaware. Also shows other buildings in block.

13. Western Dental College Western Dental College Postcard of Western Dental College

14. W. W. Kendall Boot and Shoe Co. W. W. Kendall Boot and Shoe Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for W. W. Kendall Boot and Shoe Co. showing an image of a lake viewed through trees with a border of flowers. Card is embossed. Front of card says: "Ladies, Wear Naylor's Reliable Shoes,...

15. W. I. Nichols & Son W. I. Nichols & Son 1879 This livery and boarding stables was owned by William Nichols and his son Thomas Nichols. The stable was located on Delaware street.

16. W. C. Glass W. C. Glass 1879 Description of "wholesale liquors" business at 421 Delaware Street, founded in 1873.

17. United Chemical Company United Chemical Company 1950 History with photo of the United Chemical Company, started in 1913 at 13th and Main Streets before moving into the former Pacific Hotel at 401-403 Delaware Street.

18. Union Bank Note Co. Union Bank Note Co. ca. 1899-1900 Advertising card for the Union Bank Note Co. showing Convention Hall. Front of card gives the following information about the Hall: “Dimensions: 198 x 314 feet. Arena: 126 x 200 feet. Seating Capacity...

19. Thomas James Thomas James 1890 Photo and description of Thomas James, Kansas City branch manager of the R. G. Dun Mercantile Agency at 525-527 Delaware Street.

20. There Is No Limit: Architecture and Sculpture in Kansas City There Is No Limit: Architecture and Sculpture in Kansas City 1934 Origins of the Kansas City Star Building at 18th and Grand Avenues and history of previous addresses for the Kansas City Star headquarters, including (1) 11th and Grand Avenues in 1894, (2) 407-409 Delaware...