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201. Souvenir of Kansas City and Her Fire Department Souvenir of Kansas City and Her Fire Department 1893 Photo (of Walruff) and ad for the C. J. Walruff Restaurant and Merchants' Lunch at 617-619 Delaware Street, serving "Budweiser Beer."

202. St. Luke's Hospital St. Luke's Hospital Postcard of St. Luke's Hospital

203. T. M. James and Sons T. M. James and Sons 1886 Entry describes the business of T. M. James and Sons, "[w]holesale and retail dealers in crockery, glassware and cutlery and direct importers of French china, Main, Sixth and Delaware Streets," headed...

204. T. W. Overall and Company T. W. Overall and Company May 1886 Importers and jobbers of notions and furnishing goods, no. 524 Delaware Street.

205. The Book of Missourians The Book of Missourians 1906 Biographical sketch of Davis Morehead Pinkerton, or David Pinkerton, a Kansas City banker. Born in Kentucky in 1856 and moving to Blackburn, Missouri, with his parents before coming to Kansas City in 1900...

206. The History of Jackson County, Missouri The History of Jackson County, Missouri //1881 (1966 in second edition) Portrait and biographical sketch of William Bradford Grimes, or William Grimes, a cattle rancher in Kansas and the Southwest born in Connecticut in 1825 and arriving in Kansas City in 1880, that year "buil[ding]...

207. The Junction The Junction 1886 Looking north from the west side of Main at the Junction area of 9th Street, Delaware Street, and Main Street. Cable car in view in street in front of the Vaughan's Diamond Building. Cable car says East...

208. The Junction The Junction Photos, illustrations, and information on the Junction of 9th, Main, and Delaware Streets, originally the site of the Elijah Jackson farm house in the 1840s and after the Civil War becoming the hub of...

209. The Leafless American The Leafless American 1967 Chapter of the book about the author's reminiscences as a child living in Kansas City with his mother starting in 1906. Includes descriptions of the city's dual character as "a smutty and religious town,"...

210. The Twichell Iron Company The Twichell Iron Company December 28, 1907 Feature story on the Twichell Iron Company, formerly called Kansas City Roofing and Corrugating Company, Jerome Twichell being the president. Mr. Twichell began his business in 1886 in a small office on...

211. 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 Patterson Stewart, "senior member of the well known firm of Stewart & Ward, wholesale and retail horse and mule dealers, situated on the west side of Delaware street, Kansas City."...

212. 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 Dr. James Buchanan Bell, or James Bell, a Kansas City physician, also part-owner of J. A. Cooper & Company wholesale boot and shoe merchants at 410 Delaware Street, established in...

213. 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...

214. 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.

215. 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...

216. 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.

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

218. 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.

219. 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,...

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