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1. 11 River Market Buildings Are Sold 11 River Market Buildings Are Sold December 22, 2004 Article with map illustration and photograph detailing the sale of buildings along Delaware Street in the River Market area. Eleven of the most historic buildings in the area are being sold for a reported...

2. 2nd & Delaware Street 2nd & Delaware Street April, 1869 Looking northeast from the southwest corner of 2nd and Delaware.

3. 3rd Street 3rd Street May 1868 Unidentified men near building atop bluff at southeast corner of 3rd and Delaware.

4. 8th Street and Delaware 8th Street and Delaware circa 1948 A snowy, wintery street scene identified as 8th and Delaware. Weather has caused a traffic jam. An overhead transit bridge shows the Kansas City Public Service Company logo and slogan: "Safe Dependable...

5. A City and a Business That Grew Together A City and a Business That Grew Together 1950 Bag manufacuring company at 200 Delaware Street established in 1863.

6. A Letter from Daniel Geary A Letter from Daniel Geary September//1970 Reminiscences by Daniel Geary from 1915 about the radical changes in the topography in the Town of Kansas around 1856-1859, as its early streets were built and hills graded for settlement. Description...

7. A Letter from Daniel Geary A Letter from Daniel Geary September//1970 Mention of Franklin Conant's Dry Goods Store, "the direct predecessor to the present [1915] Emery Bird Thayer establishment," at "Delaware Street and the Levee."

8. A New Business Firm A New Business Firm December//1895 One paragraph of biography about Eugene Jaccard, "retir[ing] from active participation with the well known jewelry firm bearing his name and engag[ing] with Mr. Johnson in the insurance business at 500...

9. Adelbert Haines Adelbert Haines 1886 Biographical sketch of Adelbert Haines, or A. S. Haines, "General Produce Commission Merchant, 416 Delaware Street," opening his store in 1868 upon arriving in Kansas City, also running a dairy.

10. Adler's Adler's Postcard of the Salon Parisian, the famous millinery salon at Adler's, 1212 Main.

11. An Important Industrial Enterprise An Important Industrial Enterprise April 1899 Located at 600 Delaware Street, the Union Bank Note Company is managed by Franklin D. Crabbs. Their work includes modern and model lithographing, printing, blank books, and bank and mercantile stationery....

12. B. S. Flersheim and Co. B. S. Flersheim and Co. 1879 Description of "one of the largest wholesale liquor establishments in Kansas City," at 414 Delaware Street.

13. Biography of Robert Gillham (1854-1899), Rapid Transit Pioneer Biography of Robert Gillham (1854-1899), Rapid Transit Pioneer 1999

14. Board of Trade Building (Second) Profile Board of Trade Building (Second) Profile 2003

15. C. M. Horner C. M. Horner 1879 Description of "Notions, Hosiery and Fancy Goods" store at 508 Delaware Street, owned by Charles M. Horner.

16. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of George Adolphus Gurley, or George Gurley, president of the Packer Produce Mercantile Agency at 201 Delaware Street, born in Georgia in 1870 and moving to Platte County, Missouri,...

17. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index 1938 Biographical sketch of Clarence Hirsch, president of the Lyko Medicine Company at 417 Delaware Street. He was born in Kansas City in 1892 and became a salesman for local distilling companies before becoming...

18. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index 1938 Biographical sketch of Joseph Harder, secretary and treasurer of the Kansas City Public Service Company at 728 Delaware Street, born in Indiana in 1855 and moving to Springfield, Missouri, as a railroad...

19. Coates House Theater Coates House Theater 1989 Looking north along the west side of Delaware from 4th to 3rd.

20. Covered Wagons At 2nd and Delaware Covered Wagons At 2nd and Delaware April 1869 Early view of 2nd and Delaware Streets with covered wagons, a buggy and settlers in view. Shows the bluffs and road grading.