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21. 9th Street, West from McGee 9th Street, West from McGee Postcard of 9th Sreet, West from McGee

22. A Dictator of Authoritive Fashions A Dictator of Authoritive Fashions May/15/1915 Photo and biographical article about E. F. Keister, proprietor of a ladies tailoring shop near 14th and Oak Street, established in 1904, and moved to "the new Miller building at 1121-23 Grand avenue" as...

23. A Grand Centennial for a Grand Church A Grand Centennial for a Grand Church February 7, 2012 The Grand Avenue Temple United Methodist Church (205 E. 9th St., southeast corner of 9th Street and Grand Boulevard) was completed February 1912. It is the second church building that the United Methodist...

24. A Grand Design: A Congregation of Homeless People Wants to Help Save Downtown A Grand Design: A Congregation of Homeless People Wants to Help Save Downtown February/6-12/2003 Article describes the efforts of the Grand Avenue Methodist Church (based in the Grand Avenue Temple) to minister to the homeless population of Kansas City.

25. A Kansas City Architect: James Oliver Hogg A Kansas City Architect: James Oliver Hogg September-October 1982 Photos, illustration, and biographical article about James Hogg, an architect born in Wisconsin "around 1858" and arriving in Kansas City in 1886. Designer of mostly commercial and storage buildings, including...

26. A Letter from Daniel Geary A Letter from Daniel Geary September//1970 Reminiscences by Daniel Geary from 1915 about the radical changes in the topography in the Town of Kansas around 1856-1859, as its early streets were built and hills graded for settlement. Description...

27. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. 1896 Biographical sketch of Captain Francis Davis, born in Washington County, Missouri, in 1838 and moving to Jackson County as a child, becoming engaged in the Civil War, returning to find his farm destroyed...

28. A Postcard from Old Kansas City A Postcard from Old Kansas City May/3/1969 Photo and article about the former Kansas City Veterinary College at the "northwest corner of Lydia Avenue."

29. A Rough Start in Kansas City A Rough Start in Kansas City August 31, 2003 Article describes the period (ca. 1884) during which artist Frederick Remington lived in Kansas City, and on a sheep ranch near Wichita, Kansas.

30. 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.

31. Abbott Laboratory Abbott Laboratory 1955 View of storefronts along the west side of the 2000 block of Grand; includes Abbott Laboratory.

32. Admiral Boulevard Admiral Boulevard 1995 Description with photos and history of Admiral Boulevard, part of the park and boulevard system, from Highland to Grand Avenue, 1.05 miles long, acquired in 1900.

33. Admiral Boulevard Admiral Boulevard 1885 Rooftop view looking east along Admiral from Midland Hotel at Grand Avenue.

34. Admiral Boulevard Admiral Boulevard 1925 Rooftop view looking east along Admiral from Grand.

35. Admiral Boulevard Admiral Boulevard 1949 Rooftop view looking east along Admiral from Grand.

36. Alexander Harris Alexander Harris 1968 Photo and bio of Alexander Harris (1820-1898), twice mayor of Kansas City in 1866 and in 1888, born "either in Kentucky or Tennessee" and keeping a saloon in Kansas City by the early 1850s "on Main Street...

37. All the Time in High All the Time in High August//1925 Photo and biographical article about Reverend William Quayle (1860-1924), a former minister and college teacher and president. Native of Parkville, Missouri becoming a language professor and president...

38. Amelia Earhart Amelia Earhart October 17, 1933 Aviator Amelia Earhart casually sitting in a chair, her knees doubled up beneath her, at the Hotel Baltimore. Earhart was in Kansas City to give a lecture at the Grand Avenue Temple on “Flying for Fun.”...

39. American Royal Parade American Royal Parade 1954 Unidentified men in cars heading southward along Grand between 13th and 14th.

40. An Interview With Esther Rocha An Interview With Esther Rocha 1978-06-26 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded June 26, 1978. 2 sound cassettes (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 typed list of contents....