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41. Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Plains //1858 (second edition 1950) Description of McGee's Addition, a subdivision south of Kansas City developed by Colonel E. Milton McGee from "a portion of the estate of the late James McGee," his father. Description of its size and...

42. Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Plains //1858 Thorough description of the caravans of covered wagons passing through Kansas City's Grand Avenue, for trade with Santa Fe, New Mexico, "which consisted last year of over nine thousand wagons."

43. Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Plains //1858 Detailed description of the extension of Grand Avenue south to Westport from Kansas City in 1857, "decidedly one of the handsomest and most attractive streets in the State--and is evidently destined to...

44. Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Plains. .. 1950 Photo of the "Metropolitan Block, M'Gee's [sic] addition to Kansas City," on Grand Avenue in the 1850s.

45. Annie Taylor Fisher Remembered Forests Where Kansas City Rose Annie Taylor Fisher Remembered Forests Where Kansas City Rose January/23/1956 Reminiscences by Annie Taylor Fisher, or Annie Fisher, of middle and late 19th century Kansas City, including early Quality Hill, the site of Union Station, Carry Nation, Colonel E. Milton McGee (pictured)...

46. Annual Review of Greater Kansas City Illustrated, 1908 Annual Review of Greater Kansas City Illustrated, 1908 1908 Photos and description of Kansas City's park and boulevard system, depicting Admiral Boulevard, Grand Avenue, Independence Avenue, Woodland Avenue, Cliff Drive, and Gladstone Boulevard.

47. Another Downtown Project Another Downtown Project August 18, 2005 Copaken White and Blitt request TIF assistance for a proposed plan for the block on Grand Avenue between 12th and 13th. The plan does not include the property where the former Law Building stood on the...

48. Another View of Grand Avenue Another View of Grand Avenue January 1914 Photo of Grand Avenue buildings, "an unusual picture with a striking showing of masses of masonry."

49. As a Good Samaritan As a Good Samaritan November//1925 Photo and biographical article about Edwin Terry Brigham, or Terry Brigham, co-founder of the Helping Hand Institute at 408 Main Street (a former saloon) in Kansas City in 1894, later moved into its own...

50. August Breunert August Breunert 1896 Biographical sketch of August Breunert, "vice-president of the College of Pharmacy, of Kansas City," moving from Poland to America in the mid-1800s, learning the drug business in Leavenworth, Kansas, and...

51. Banker Deals at 1009 Main: R. C. Kemper, Jr., Buys a Property from Uncle's Estate Banker Deals at 1009 Main: R. C. Kemper, Jr., Buys a Property from Uncle's Estate November/21/1965 Photo, caption, and article about the purchase of the Bond Building, "a 5-story and basement structure at 1009-11 Main street," by R. Crosby Kemper, Jr., "board chairman of the Grand Avenue Bank & Trust...

52. Banking on History Banking on History March-April//1984 Photo and article about the City Bank building at 1801 Grand Avenue, listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

53. Baton Twirlers in Parade Baton Twirlers in Parade 1948 Black female baton twirlers in uniform marching south along Grand south of 13th Street in unidentified parade; onlookers nearby.

54. Beitman Brothers Beitman Brothers 1879 Description of business at 1403 Grand Avenue manufacturing cigars owned by Joseph and Issac Beitman.

55. Biography of Elijah Milton McGee (1819-1873), City Promoter and Mayor Biography of Elijah Milton McGee (1819-1873), City Promoter and Mayor 2003

56. Biography of John McKecknie (1862-1934), Architect Biography of John McKecknie (1862-1934), Architect 1999

57. Biography of Myron Green (1876-1953), Restaurateur Biography of Myron Green (1876-1953), Restaurateur 1999

58. Biography of Thomas H. Swope (1827-1909), Land Developer and Philanthropist Biography of Thomas H. Swope (1827-1909), Land Developer and Philanthropist 1999

59. Bloody Bill Anderson Bloody Bill Anderson June 1972 Biographical article about William "Bloody Bill" Anderson, or William Anderson (ca. 1840-1864), the notorious and savage guerrilla leader during the Civil War, describing the motives for his actions, including...

60. Bloody Bill, Noted Guerrilla of the Civil War: Anderson Was Picturesque Leader of Bushwhackers in War Bloody Bill, Noted Guerrilla of the Civil War: Anderson Was Picturesque Leader of Bushwhackers in War on the Border December//1956 Reprint of a letter from General George Caleb Bingham regarding deeds during the Civil War of General Thomas Ewing, "giving what is considered to be the most accurate account of this terrible affair [the...