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1. . ..Presenting Robert L. Mehornay: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Robert L. Mehornay: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month April 1, 1949 Photo and biographical article about Robert Mehornay, 61-year-old president of the Mehornay Furniture Company and former superintendent of the Kansas City School District. Born in Kansas City in 1888 and...

2. 18th Street, North 18th Street, North Postcard view of the skyline of Kansas City, looking North from 18th Street

3. 40 Years Ago 40 Years Ago May/30/1967 Obituary for Oscar Mehornay, "president of North-Mehornay Furniture company, [10th] and McGee streets," dying on May 29, 1927.

4. A History of Kansas City, Mo.: Her Business, Population, Natural Resources, and Inducements to Manufactures A History of Kansas City, Mo.: Her Business, Population, Natural Resources, and Inducements to Manufactures and Capitalists //1873 Description of the Kansas City area's timber resources in the context of agricultural implement and furniture manufacture.

5. A Larger-Than-Life Philanthropist A Larger-Than-Life Philanthropist September 10, 2010 Article about the life of Norman Polsky who died September 2, 2010. Polsky, chairman of Fixture Furniture, was active in many community organizations and a major philanthropist. He also published a monthly...

6. A Store Palace A Store Palace January 1903 Description of the Duff & Repp Furniture Company building located at 1216-1220 Main Street; described as "the largest and most beautiful furniture store in the West." The article also describes various...

7. A Summary Of the Raymond Furniture Company, Kansas City, Missouri: Feb. 1, 1911--Jan. 1, 1946--35 years A Summary Of the Raymond Furniture Company, Kansas City, Missouri: Feb. 1, 1911--Jan. 1, 1946--35 years 1946 A two-page typed account giving the history of the Raymond Furniture Company located at various locations on 12th Street as well as downtown on Grand Avenue.

8. Abernathy Furniture Company Abernathy Furniture Company Bill to Thomas Sweeney from the Abernathy Furniture Company, from November 13, 1889.

9. Abernathy Furniture Company Abernathy Furniture Company 1878 Brief history of "the furniture establishment of Abernathy, North & Orrison" of Kansas City started in about 1868 at 549-551 Main Street, surviving the panic of 1873 and becoming a "successful and promising...

10. Abernathy Furniture Company Abernathy Furniture Company July 30,1950 The company was founded in 1856 in Leavenworth, Kansas. In 1878, it moved to Kansas City, Missouri, and eventually came to occupy more than 300,000 square feet at 1501-1525 West 9th Street and 908-910...

11. Abernathy Furniture Company Abernathy Furniture Company 1900 Illustration on page 60 of Abernathy Furniture Company at 1501-1525 West 9th Street.

12. Abernathy North & Orrison City Directory Entry Abernathy North & Orrison City Directory Entry 1876 Illustrated catalog and price list for the Abernathy North & Orrison furniture store in the back of the 1876 Hoye's Kansas City Directory.

13. Advertising Card Collection Finding Aid Advertising Card Collection Finding Aid ca. 1860-1910s Collection of cards used for advertising purposes in the late 19th century. Includes colorful illustrations for many types of products. The over 600 cards from Kansas City businesses have been digitized....

14. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 54 with People and Horses Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 54 with People and Horses ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing seven advertising cards showing the following:
1. A woman feeding an old man who appears sick.
2. Two children looking at an African American man holding a sign (which is...

15. Advertising Cards Vertical Files Advertising Cards Vertical Files These business or company name vertical files for the advertising cards from the late nineteenth century (circa 1880s-1900) have information about the company or business or people involved.

16. Alfred Benjamin Memorial Alfred Benjamin Memorial 1934 Description of the memorial to the vice-president of Abernathy Furniture Company and philanthropist.

17. Alfred Benjamin Memorial Alfred Benjamin Memorial Postcard of Alfred Benjamin Memorial

18. All the World's His Stage All the World's His Stage February 2011 Spotlight on New York designer Marshall Watson whose grandfather was once president of the Kansas City Museum. Includes photos of rooms designed by Watson who also designs furniture.

19. An Interview With Dolores Rodriguez An Interview With Dolores Rodriguez 1978-08-18 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded August 18, 1978. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Includes typed list of...

20. An Interview With Ladislao Lopez An Interview With Ladislao Lopez 1978-06-27 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded June 27, 1978. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has a typed guide to contents....