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

2. 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

3. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1939-1958, Page p020 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1939-1958, Page p020 1939-1958 A portion of Kansas City from E. 10th Street south to E. 11th Street and from Walnut east to Grand Avenue, showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining area....

4. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 3, 1909-1957, Page p301 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 3, 1909-1957, Page p301 1909-1957 A portion of Kansas City from Truman Road south to E. 17th Street and from Main Street east to Grand Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with...

5. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 3, 1909-1950, Page p301 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 3, 1909-1950, Page p301 1909-1950 A portion of Kansas City from Truman Road south to E. 17th Street and from Main Street east to Grand Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with...

6. Artifacts Held in Missouri Valley Special Collections Artifacts Held in Missouri Valley Special Collections A small number of local history related artifacts are held in Missouri Valley Special Collections. Most of these items are small and have come to the department over the years via donations. See list below....

7. K. C. Not Too Large for Rustic Store: Firm, Established Here in 1881, Still Thrives K. C. Not Too Large for Rustic Store: Firm, Established Here in 1881, Still Thrives December/7/1923 Article about the "old general store" of Alfred Cronkrite, established in Kansas City in 1881 at 1013 West 17th Street, "then the artery of traffic to the West Bottoms" for workmen there, before moving...

8. 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.

9. He Promises You a Rose Garden He Promises You a Rose Garden October, 2004 Article describes the history of EBT restaurant, located at I-435 and State Line. The restaurant is filled with relics of the downtown Emery, Bird, Thayer building, including iron cage elevators, columns,...

10. Christmastime in Kansas City Christmastime in Kansas City December 2004 Article provides an overview of Christmas traditions in Kansas City, starting with the earliest settlers. Included are photographs of the Fairy Princess, Country Club Plaza lights, and Emery, Bird, Thayer...

11. 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...

12. Emery, Bird, Thayer Building Columns Emery, Bird, Thayer Building Columns Close-up view of columns.

13. Emery, Bird, Thayer Building Exterior Details Emery, Bird, Thayer Building Exterior Details 1930 Close-up view of exterior details of a caduceus of the Emery, Bird, Thayer department store building on 11th Street between Walnut and Grand Avenue.

14. Emery, Bird, Thayer Building Exterior Details Emery, Bird, Thayer Building Exterior Details 1930 Close-up view of exterior details with a caduceus of the Emery, Bird, & Thayer department store on 11th Street between Grand Avenue and Walnut.

15. A Leap-of-Faith Makeover A Leap-of-Faith Makeover January 2009 Color pictures and description of the half-million makeover of the EBT restaurant located in the UMB Bank building off Interstate Highway 435 and State Line Road. EBT was created in memory of the former...

16. Construction Industry Construction Industry Contracts for buildings and information about individual builders and construction companies.

17. Emery, Bird, Thayer Building Emery, Bird, Thayer Building 1890 Distant, full frontal and side view looking northeast, Walnut and 11th Street.

18. Drawing of Stable and Storehouse Drawing of Stable and Storehouse March 1900 Drawing of a stable and storehouse to be built for the Emery, Bird, Thayer Dry Goods Company, done by Van Brunt and Howe, architects.

19. Overflow at Emery, Bird, Thayer Overflow at Emery, Bird, Thayer August/8/1968 Fainting shoppers and long lines at the closing sale of the Downtown branch of the clothing store at 907 Walnut Street.

20. Emery Bird Thayer Emery Bird Thayer File contains photos and information on the Emery, Bird, Thayer Company and store.