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81. Charles Smith, Kansas City Architect Charles Smith, Kansas City Architect June 11, 1905 Biographical sketch of Charles Ashley Smith, or Charles Smith (1866-1948), a prominent Kansas City architect. Native of Ohio coming to Kansas City, Missouri, in 1887 as a draftsman for architect William...

82. Churchmen Lead Fight for Schools: Kansas City School Levy Election Won by Civic, Religious Forces Headed Churchmen Lead Fight for Schools: Kansas City School Levy Election Won by Civic, Religious Forces Headed by J. Allan Watson April 26, 1950 Religious and church-related news about the Kansas City and surrounding areas, including the following items: (1) a successful school levy election headed by "J. Allan Watson, general secretary of the...

83. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of William Louis Rock, or William Rock, president and treasurer of the William L. Rock Flower Company at 1106 Grand Avenue in Kansas City. Born in Cleveland in 1865 and coming to Kansas...

84. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of Henry Ortmann, president of the Ortmann Engraving Company at 1013 Grand Avenue, born in Germany in 1863 and emigrating to Kansas City about 1887.

85. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of Isadore Singer, president of the Hamm-Singer Corporation at 200 Grand Avenue. Born in Kansas City in 1896 and joining his father's grocery business in 1914 before starting his own...

86. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of Winfield McCartney, or W. G. McCartney, an investment realtor in the Commerce Building, born in Iowa in 1879 and coming to Kansas City around 1900 "as operator of the Grand Avenue...

87. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index 1938 Biographical sketch of Samuel Dew, a lawyer born in Kansas City in 1882, becoming an attorney in 1909, elected circuit judge in 1920, and locating his law office at 1102 Grand Avenue.

88. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index 1938 Biographical sketch of James Dominick, president of the Traders Gate City National Bank at 1111 Grand Avenue. He was born in Mississippi in 1863, arriving in Kansas City in 1886 as a bank clerk and organizing...

89. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index 1938 Biographical sketch of Joseph Harder, secretary and treasurer of the Kansas City Public Service Company at 728 Delaware Street, born in Indiana in 1855 and moving to Springfield, Missouri, as a railroad...

90. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index 1938 Biographical sketch of Joseph English, vice-president of the Traders Gate City National Bank at 1111 Grand Avenue, born in Illinois in 1866 and arriving in Kansas City in about 1890.

91. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index 1938 Biographical sketch of Julian Davidson, president of Carroll-Davidson Undertaking Company at 3024 Troost Avenue, born in 1884 in Kansas City, becoming a lawyer in 1905, starting his company in 1907 and...

92. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index 1938 Biographical sketch of Parker Browne Francis, or Parker Francis, president of the Puritan Compressed Gas Corporation at 2012 Grand Avenue. He was born in Connecticut and raised in Kansas City, starting...

93. City Hall City Hall Postcard of City Hall building at the City Market

94. City Market Area City Market Area June, 1941 Looking northwest from the southeast corner of 3rd and Grand.

95. City Market, Corner of 3rd and Grand City Market, Corner of 3rd and Grand June 1941 Looking southwest from the northeast corner of 3rd and Grand.

96. City Market, Corner of 3rd and Grand City Market, Corner of 3rd and Grand June, 1941 Looking northeast from the southwest corner of 3rd and Grand.

97. City National Bank Building (Grand Avenue Bank, Tenant) City National Bank Building (Grand Avenue Bank, Tenant) 1945 Full frontal and side view of City National Bank; located on southeast corner of 18th and Grand. Shows Grand Avenue Bank as tenant.

98. City National Bank Building (Republic Bank) City National Bank Building (Republic Bank) 1989 Full frontal view; located on southeast corner of 18th and Grand. Shows Republic Bank as tenant.

99. City Window: Wide Berth City Window: Wide Berth October 1, 1979 Ever wonder why Grand Avenue is wider than other streets downtown? One of biggest givers of land to Kansas City, next to Colonel Thomas Swope, was Milton McGee, who, in 1852, gave the city an entire block...

100. City's Renaissance Will Get a New Link City's Renaissance Will Get a New Link November 2, 2005 An unused Kansas City Southern bridge built in 1892 joining the East and West Bottoms will be moved to the Freight House District. "Kansas City Southern is donating the bridge. Kansas City Terminal Railway...