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1. Deaths: Merrill S. Postma Deaths: Merrill S. Postma April/30/1966 Obituary for Merrill Postma, "59, president-elect of the board of the Ozanam Home for Boys," with residence at 4324 Belleview Avenue. Born in Wathena, Kansas and coming to Kansas City about 1916 before...

2. Empire Bank to Expand Empire Bank to Expand February/7/1971 Photo and article about the planned demolition of "[t]wo old 3-story buildings between Central street and Broadway on [9th Street]" (including the Morgan Hotel and the Bigus Bag company building) to make...

3. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 Fashionable hatter business at 524 Main Street.

4. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 Fine hats, gloves and umbrellas, 612 Main Street.

5. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Illustrated caricature of Archibald Pearson, wholesale and retail milliner or women's hat merchant.

6. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photos and bio of Rose Shklar Mindlin Jacobson, or Rose Jacobson (~1877-1951), founder "of one of Kansas City's leading women's clothing stores, Mindlin's." Description of her life and career as a native...

7. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Photo and bio of William Julius Brown, Sr., (1859-1906), "the first hat manufacturer here," and one of the first hat salesmen. He was born in Ohio and moved to Kansas City in 1885, establishing his hat...

8. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Archibald Pearson, a native of Tennessee coming to Kansas City in 1883 as proprietor of "the leading retail millinery house in Kansas City" at 1006 Main Street.

9. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of Frederick Wolf, "hat manufacturer" of Kansas City. Born in Germany in 1869 and emigrating to Kansas City about 1907 as a hat maker and repairman "at 721 Walnut street."

10. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of Archibald Allen Pearson, or Archibald Pearson, "one of the most extensive dealers in wholesale and retail millinery in Kansas City." Born in Tennessee in 1847 and serving the Confederacy...

11. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary 1902 Photo and bio of Archibald Pearson, owner of a Kansas City millinery, born in Tennessee in 1847 and coming here in 1883.

12. St. Joseph Sports the Historic Stetson Now St. Joseph Sports the Historic Stetson Now August/26/1971 Article about the move of the John B. Stetson hat company from its original Philadelphia headquarters to Saint Joseph, Missouri, founded in the 1860s, with history and photos.

13. The Hat That Won the West The Hat That Won the West February/29/1976 Article about the Western associations in the history of the John B. Stetson Company, the most prominent cowboy hat maker in the world, founded by Stetson. The first hats were sold in 1860 in Saint Joseph,...

14. Women Rule These Streets: The Daily Scene on Petticoat Lane, the Shopper's Mecca Women Rule These Streets: The Daily Scene on Petticoat Lane, the Shopper's Mecca April/29/1908 Illustration and description of the appearance and behavior of women and men in the busy shopping area of Petticoat Lane, including comments on women's hat fashions.