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1. Biography of J. Logan Jones (1858-1945), Founder of the Jones Store Biography of J. Logan Jones (1858-1945), Founder of the Jones Store 2008

2. Macy's Macy's

3. Biography of Annie Ridenbaugh Bird (1856-1937), Company President and Philanthropist Biography of Annie Ridenbaugh Bird (1856-1937), Company President and Philanthropist 1999

4. Biography of William B. Thayer (1852-1907) and Sallie Casey Thayer (1856-1925), Merchant and Art Patrons Biography of William B. Thayer (1852-1907) and Sallie Casey Thayer (1856-1925), Merchant and Art Patrons 2008

5. Biography of Frances Royster Williams (1900-1995), Cartoonist and Children's Author Biography of Frances Royster Williams (1900-1995), Cartoonist and Children's Author 2009

6. Biography of Clara Stover (1882-1975) and Russell Stover (1888-1954), Candymakers Biography of Clara Stover (1882-1975) and Russell Stover (1888-1954), Candymakers 2007

7. Biography of Thomas Bullene (1828-1894), Merchant and Mayor Biography of Thomas Bullene (1828-1894), Merchant and Mayor 2008

8. Biography of Rose Mindlin Jacobson (1877-1951), Retail Entrepreneur Biography of Rose Mindlin Jacobson (1877-1951), Retail Entrepreneur 1999

9. Swofford Brothers Dry Goods Swofford Brothers Dry Goods 1905 Ad with illustration for the Swofford Brothers Department Store and building at "Broadway, Eighth and May Streets."

10. Boutin's Department House Boutin's Department House ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Boutin's Department House showing a portrait of presidential candidate James G. Blaine. One of two cards showing portraits of presidential and vice-presidential hopefuls in the 1884...

11. Boutin's Department House Boutin's Department House ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Boutin's Department House showing a portrait of vice-presidential candidate General John A. Logan (ran on ticket with James G. Blaine). One of two cards showing portraits of presidential...

12. Big Dry Goods Building Big Dry Goods Building May//1901 An update on the building of the store for the Burnham-Hanna-Munger Dry Goods Company of Kansas City located at 8th and Broadway. It was erected by the Washington University of St. Louis. A detail of the...

13. Everything's Up to Date in Kansas City Everything's Up to Date in Kansas City February/4/1950 Article about "the minor revolution in buying habits in Kansas City," with respect to increased retail sales, especially of department stores, with photos.

14. Macy's Kansas City Store Packs a Wallop through Unified Design of Three Buildings and Complete Interior Macy's Kansas City Store Packs a Wallop through Unified Design of Three Buildings and Complete Interior Flexibility February//1950 Article about the new Macy's store building at 11th and Main Streets, with several photos and architectural drawings.

15. E. B. T. Long a Part of Downtown Scene E. B. T. Long a Part of Downtown Scene February/11/1971 Article about the razing of the building of the stalwart Kansas City department store.

16. Harzfeld's New Store is Second Largest on the Plaza Harzfeld's New Store is Second Largest on the Plaza May 4, 1954 Article describes new Harzfeld's store, "the largest operation on the Plaza with the exception of Sears, Roebuck and Co." Designed by Edward W. Tanner and Associates and Neville, Sharp and Simon, the building...

17. Tempest in a Tearoom Tempest in a Tearoom February 24, 2004 Article discusses with Irene Marcus and Ruth Kerford their efforts with Kansas City department stores to allow African-Americans to dine in their tearooms.

18. They Stood Their Ground To Make KC a Better Place They Stood Their Ground To Make KC a Better Place January 8, 2007 Article recalls some of the efforts made by African Americans in the 1950s and 1960s to integrate restaurants, theaters, work places and amusement parks like Fairyland Park. Most were young adults or teenagers...

19. William E. Emery Is Dead William E. Emery Is Dead October 12, 1912 Article reports the death on October 11, 1912, of William E. Emery, "senior member of the firm of Emery, Bird, Thayer." Emery died suddenly of heart disease while riding a train from Jersey City to his...

20. Wholesale Dry Goods Wholesale Dry Goods December 1, 1903 Article with several photographic portraits of "members of the Burnham Hanna-Munger Dry Goods Co. [sic]." The "Burnham, Hanna, Munger Dry Goods Company" is described in regards to its history, starting...