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121. 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...

122. 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...

123. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of Richard Roth, president of Macy's department store in Kansas City. Born in New York City in 1898 and coming to Kansas City in 1847 as store president and overseeing the purchase of "the...

124. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of Alex Clark, president of the Jones Store Company chain of department stores in Kansas City, with a description of his career, starting in New York during World War I with other department...

125. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of Cornelius Giblin, or C. J. Giblin, general manager of Kline's department stores, born in Illinois in 1895 and becoming a businessman in the Great Lakes region before arriving in Kansas...

126. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of Marion Reno, general manager of Sears, Roebuck & Company at Truman and Cleveland Avenues since 1940. Born in Scammon, Kansas in 1899 and coming to Kansas City in 1925 as "a discontented...

127. Macy's Macy's

128. 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.

129. Main Street, North from 12th Street Main Street, North from 12th Street Postcard of Main Street, North from 12th Street

130. Marion Reno Marion Reno July/1/1951 Biographical article about Marion Reno, general manager of the Sears, Roebuck & Company department store here.

131. Marion Reno Marion Reno August/30/1969 Obituary for Marion Reno, general manager of the Sears, Roebuck & Company department store here.

132. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary 1902 Photo and bio of James Swofford, a dry goods merchant born in Illinois in 1852 and coming to Kansas City in 1897 as a member of Swofford Brothers Dry Goods Company.

133. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary 1902 Photo and bio of Robert Swofford, a dry goods merchant born in Illinois in 1860 and coming to Kansas City in 1887 as a co-founder of the W. B. Grimes Dry Goods Company until joining the Swofford Brothers...

134. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary 1902 Photo and bio of George Madison Shelley, or George Shelley, a wholesale dry goods merchant and former mayor of Kansas City. Born in Kentucky in 1850 and coming here in 1870 as a grocer before becoming...

135. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Directory Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Directory 1902 Photo and bio of William Stone Woods, or William Woods, "president of the National Bank of Commerce." Born in Columbia, Missouri in 1840 and coming to Kansas City in 1880 as a dry goods merchant and former...

136. Mr. James S. Bell: Brief Sketch of the Popular Candidate for City Collector Mr. James S. Bell: Brief Sketch of the Popular Candidate for City Collector March/10/1894 Biographical sketch of James Bell, a candidate for city collector, engaged in the dry goods business since 1877, starting his own in Kansas City in 1891 and moving it in 1892 to Westport.

137. New Book Chronicles Harzfeld's New Book Chronicles Harzfeld's November 27, 2009 Profile of local authors Joe and Michele Boeckholt and their new book titled "Harzfeld's: A Brief History." The Boeckholts--both designers by trade--first became interested in Harzfeld's when they acquired...

138. Patrick Shannon Patrick Shannon 1968 (first edition 1950) Photo and bio of Patrick Shannon (1824-1871), mayor of Kansas City in 1864-1865. Native of Ireland emigrating to Kansas City in 1855 with his brothers as proteges of Father Bernard Donnelly and dry goods...

139. Pecks Store Front Pecks Store Front 1936 Listed under the title, "An Example of Improvement in Retail District," this photo appeared in the February 18, 1936, "Kansas Citian." It shows the store front with current fashions. The caption below...

140. Political History of Jackson County: Biographical Sketches of Men Who Have Helped to Make It Political History of Jackson County: Biographical Sketches of Men Who Have Helped to Make It 1902 Photo and bio of J. J. Swofford, "president of the Swofford Brothers Dry Good Company," born in Illinois in 1852 and coming to Kansas City in the 1880s.