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1. A Helping Hand Annex A Helping Hand Annex October/2/1931 Addition of new facility to previously existing building for use by the Helping Hand Institute.

2. Annual Review of Greater Kansas City Illustrated, 1908 Annual Review of Greater Kansas City Illustrated, 1908 1908 Photos and description of the general charity industry in Kansas City and various charitable institutions such as Associated Charities (at 1115 Charlotte Street), the Catholic Ladies' Aid Society (in the...

3. 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...

4. Biography of Annie Chambers (1843-1935), Madame Biography of Annie Chambers (1843-1935), Madame 2007

5. Biography of Edwin T. Brigham (1874-1950), Social Activist Biography of Edwin T. Brigham (1874-1950), Social Activist 2008;

6. Charitable Organizations Charitable Organizations Clippings about several charitable organizations and individuals, including the Kansas City Association of Trusts and Foundations, the Florence Crittenton home for black girls, the Mental Health Foundation,...

7. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of Maurice Homer Winger, or Maurice Winger, a lawyer in the Waltower Building. Born in Caldwell County, Missouri (near Polo, Missouri) in 1875 and coming to the Kansas City area in...

8. Clinics Clinics June/30/1956 Histories of various health clinics in the Kansas City area, including the following: (1) the Afred Benjamin Dispensary starting in 1906, (2) the Richard Cabot Club starting in 1906 as the Saint Luke's...

9. Elks' Club Building Elks' Club Building Postcard of the Elk's Club Building

10. Grand Avenue Temple Profile Grand Avenue Temple Profile 2003

11. Grand Central Station Grand Central Station Postcard of Grand Central Station

12. Grand Central Station Grand Central Station August 27, 1932 Kansas City's Grand Central Station was built and owned by the Kansas City Southern Railway in 1890 at 2nd and Wyandotte Streets. It was used until 1914 when the railroads moved to Union Station. It was...

13. Helping Hand Institute Helping Hand Institute January/29/1932 Institution at 523 Grand Avenue for "worthy homeless men" and some women and children not able to find work.

14. Helping Hand Institute Helping Hand Institute December/4/1930 Small article about the services provided by the institution including free meals and lodging.

15. Helping Hand Institute Helping Hand Institute File includes newspaper articles, "Adventure in Adversity" newsletters, and other documents discussing the principal activities of the Institute. Also, includes biographical information on Edwin T. Brigham,...

16. Helping Hand Institute Helping Hand Institute ca1930s Interior view of men eating at the Helping Hand Institute, located in the 1930 city directory at 523 Grand.

17. Helping Hand Institute Helping Hand Institute 1989 Partial frontal and side view; located at 5th and Grand.

18. John Wesley Jenkins, an Outstanding Citizen John Wesley Jenkins, an Outstanding Citizen December/10/1932 Photo and obituary for John Wesley Jenkins, merchant of a music store in Kansas City starting in the late 1800s, dying in 1932. A director of the Chamber of Commerce, "two of the great banks of the city,"...

19. May We Present Edwin Terry Brigham May We Present Edwin Terry Brigham January 18, 1935 Photo and biographical article about Edwin Terry Brigham, or Edwin Brigham, superintendent of the Helping Hand Institute (at 408 Main Street).

20. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1939-1958, Page p055 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1939-1958, Page p055 1939-1958 A portion of Kansas City from E. 5th Street south to Independence Avenue and from Grand Avenue east to Locust, showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining...