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101. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May 1886 Illustration and description of the W. B. Grimes Dry Goods Company store at 512-516 Delaware Street, organized in 1883 by W. B. Grimes, "a large capitalist and real estate owner in this city and surrounding...

102. Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men 1925 Photo and bio of Leon Smith (1871-1924), "President of the Smith-McCord-Townsend Dry Goods Co." Native of Arrow Rock, Missouri coming to Kansas City in 1893 with residence at 5240 Belleview Avenue.

103. Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men 1925 Photo and bio of Williston Penfield Munger, or Williston Munger, "President of the Burnham-Munger-Root Dry Goods Company" of Kansas City. Born in Detroit in 1876 and coming to Kansas City in 1893 as salesman...

104. Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men 1925 Photo and bio of Harry Timanus Poindexter, or Harry Poindexter, "President of the H. T. Poindexter & Sons Merchandise Co., one of the largest wholesale merchandise mail order houses in the central west."...

105. Kansas City Crossroads: The Magical Fairy Princess Kansas City Crossroads: The Magical Fairy Princess December 2000 Photos (of wrapped presents) and article about the Christmas tradition of the Fairy Princess (with a similar role to Santa Claus for children) at "Kline's department store at 11th and Main" Streets Downtown...

106. 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.

107. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Illustrated caricature of Willis Munger, a wholesale dry goods merchant.

108. Kansas City, Its Resources and Their Development: A Souvenir of the Kansas City Times Kansas City, Its Resources and Their Development: A Souvenir of the Kansas City Times 1890, ca. Illustration, advertisement, and article about the company at 11th and Grand Avenues with seven floors.

109. 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 George Smith (1848-1906), former "executive head of the Smith-McCord-Townsend Dry Goods Company" in Kansas City. Native of Cooper County, Missouri coming here as a grocer and later as...

110. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of James Swofford, a dry goods merchant and broker. Born in Illinois in 1852 and coming to Kasnas City in 1887 with stores on Delaware Street, then Wyandotte Street, then in 1900 at...

111. 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 Sternberger, a storekeeper and resident at a building constructed by him on 15th Street. Born in Detroit in 1867 and coming to Kansas City in 1887 as a wholesale dry goods...

112. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Lysander Moore (1831-1902), a dry goods merchant formerly with "the Emery, Bird, Thayer Dry Goods Company on Eleventh, Walnut and Grand streets." Native of Virginia coming to Kansas...

113. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Robert Maxwell, "president of the Maxwell-McClure-Fitts Dry Goods Company," born in Indiana in 1865 and coming to Kansas City in 1896.

114. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Historical sketch of the "Burnham-Hanna-Munger Dry Goods Company of Kansas City," established in about 1865 under the name of Tootle, Hanna & Leach. Expansion from 1887 location at 7th and Wyandotte location...

115. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Elbert McClure, "secretary and treasurer of the Maxwell-McClure-Fitts Dry Goods Company." Born in Indiana in 1860 and coming to Kansas City in 1896 as operator of his wholesale department...

116. Kansas City, Missouri: Pictorial and Biographical Kansas City, Missouri: Pictorial and Biographical 1908 Photo and bio of George Smith (1848-1906), former "executive head of the Smith-McCord-Townsend Dry Goods Company, controlling the most extensive wholesale dry goods trade of Kansas City." Native of Cooper...

117. Keeping up with the Macy's Keeping up with the Macy's July 29, 2005 Cincinnati-based Federated Department Stores will takover the St. Louis-based May Department Stores Co., current owners of the Jones Store, and rename all the Jones stores to Macy's. Currently the Jones...

118. Kline's Department Store Kline's Department Store 1950 View of the Fairy Princess at the Kline's department store at Christmas time. Child on the left is Ruth Smith and her brother Chris Smith is on the right. Kline's was located at 11th and Main in downtown...

119. Kline's Department Store Kline's Department Store 1949 View of the Fairy Princess at the Kline's department store at Christmas time. Child on the right is Ruth Smith. Kline's was located at 11th and Main in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. The Fairy Princess...

120. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of Herbert Wilson, president of the Emery, Bird, Thayer Company and president of the Chamber of Commerce. Raised in Hillsboro, Missouri and coming to Kansas City in 1935 as a merchandising...