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81. Jason Rogers Papers Finding Aid Jason Rogers Papers Finding Aid 1923-1929 (bulk 1925-1928) Jason Rogers was born in New York City in 1868. He dropped out of grammar school and worked his way up in the journalism trade to become an expert in newspaper publishing and advertising. He was the author...

82. John Taylor Dry Goods Company John Taylor Dry Goods Company [1929] Folder contains a letter written on the store's letterhead, addressed to Mrs. Warren and written by Alice Cummings. Includes posted envelope dated, Feb. 15, 1929. Letter describes a situation with an employee....

83. John Troup Obituary John Troup Obituary January/26/1955 Obituary for John Troup, an official at John Taylor's department store dying at the age of 57 in 1955.

84. John Wanamaker Letter John Wanamaker Letter May 23, 1902 Letter written to Mr. Henry W. Rule, Oklahoma, Oklahoma Territory, from John Wanamaker, Philadelphia. Wanamaker is credited with being a pioneer in the development of the department store in the latter...

85. Jones Dry Goods Co. Jones Dry Goods Co. April/15/1897 Three-paragraph description of the store at 6th and Main Streets, with a mail order catalog called the "Cyclone."

86. Jones Store Jones Store 2006-06 Street level view of Main Street looking toward the north just south of 12th Street in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. The building in view is the Jones Store just prior to being demolished.

87. Jones Store Jones Store 2006-06 View of the main entry way to the Jones Store located at the southeast corner of 12th and Main in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Photograph taken just prior to demolition of the building.

88. Jones Store Jones Store 2006-06 Street level view looking toward the southeast. The Jones Store building is in view, located on the corner of 12th and Main in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Photograph taken just prior to demolition...

89. Jones Store Jones Store 2006-06 Street level view looking toward the south. The Jones Store building main entry is in view, located on the corner of 12th and Main in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Photograph taken just prior to demolition...

90. Jones Store Jones Store 1999 Street level view of the Jones Store located in downtown Kansas City, Missouri, on the southeast corner of 12th and Main. Store was no longer operating when the picture was taken. Includes partial view...

91. Jones Store Jones Store 1999 Street level view of the Jones Store main entrance located on the southeast corner of 12th and Main. View is looking toward the south. Store sign and corner traffic lights in view.

92. Jones Store Jones Store 1999 Street level view of the Jones Store, looking toward the northwest. View taken from 13th Street and Walnut Street. Corner street lights and traffic lights in view. Skywalk partially in view up Walnut Street....

93. Jones Store Jones Store 1999 Street level view of the Jones Store, looking toward the northwest on Walnut Street near 12th Street. View also includes a partial view of skywalk across Walnut as well as the Boley Building located on...

94. Jones Store Jones Store 1999 Street level view of the main entrance to the Jones Store located in downtown Kansas City, Missouri, on the southeast corner of 12th and Main. Building was abandoned at the time. Street lights, traffic...

95. Jones Store at 31st and Troost Jones Store at 31st and Troost 1949 Full frontal and side view of the Jones Store; located at the northwest corner of 31st and Troost. Shows crowd scene at opening of store.

96. Jones Store Building and Skywalk Jones Store Building and Skywalk 1999 Street level view looking south down Walnut Street at 12th Street. The Jones Store Company is in view, located on the south side of 12th Street between 13th Street, Main and Walnut. The skywalk across...

97. Jones Store Company Jones Store Company Photos, illustrations, and information on the Jones Store Company department store chain established in 1887 in Stafford, Kansas, by founder J. Logan Jones and opened in Kansas City in 1890 at 6th and...

98. Jones Store Company Jones Store Company ca1911-1940s Folder contains three publications of the Jones Store Company. One is a three-fold brochure advertising displays and exhibits at the store. Another publication is entitled "Educational and Welfare Work"...

99. Jones Store Company Cafe Jones Store Company Cafe Postcard of the interior of the Jones Store Company Cafe

100. Jones Store Opening Jones Store Opening 1949 Interior view of crowd attending the opening of the Jones Store located on the northwest corner of 31st and Troost.