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41. Deardorff Building Deardorff Building January 17, 1892 Full side view of Deardorff Building covered with ice after a fire; located at 11th and Main. Advertisement sign on street reads Mercer's Jewelry Store. Includes two uniformed policemen or firemen in view....

42. Deaths: Jaccard Rites Deaths: Jaccard Rites June/19/1975 Photo and obituary for Walter Jaccard, "84, of 4545 Wornall, honorary board chairman of the Jaccard Jewelry Company" and president since 1956 of the company founded by his uncles in 1888.

43. 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...

44. Diamonds & Furs Diamonds & Furs Winter 2005 Profiles of four local luxury retailers and their owners. Missy Wang Smart is president of Alaskan Fur Company; Cathy Tivol is CEO of Tivol Jewls; Stephen Burstein own's Stephen's Fine Jewelry, Inc.; and...

45. Eastern Beads, Western Applications Eastern Beads, Western Applications Fal 2013 Article on the uses and meanings of wampum among Native American tribes of the Great Plains. Beginning with the wampum traditions of the northeast, the author traces the spread of wampum westward. He argues...

46. Electric Theater, Exterior Electric Theater, Exterior circa 1954 Exterior view of the Electric Theater at 536 Minnesota in Kansas City, Kansas, showing marquee, entrance, and signage. Theater advertises "The Caine Mutiny" with Humphrey Bogart. Shops neighbor the theater,...

47. Elements of Style: A Jaded NFL Star Elements of Style: A Jaded NFL Star September 2000 Photo and autobiographical article about Tony Gonzalez, a Kansas City Chiefs football player "set[ting] a club record for season receptions by a tight end" while "wearing his lucky necklace" made of jade....

48. Emerging from Father's Shadow: Schottenheimer, Stowers, Tivol, Rose, McCallister Emerging from Father's Shadow: Schottenheimer, Stowers, Tivol, Rose, McCallister June//1995 Biographical description of Tom Tivol, "president of Tivol Jewels since the mid-1980s" and his father Harold Tivol and his grandfather Charles Tivol, founder of the company in 1910.

49. Emery, Bird, Thayer Company Emery, Bird, Thayer Company Postcard of the Emery, Bird, Thayer Company Building

50. Eugene Jaccard Eugene Jaccard 1908 Photo and bio of Eugene Jaccard, founder of "the Jaccard Watch & Jewelry Company," born in Saint Louis in 1861 and coming to Kansas City in 1888, establishing his business that year and serving as its...

51. Eugene Jaccard Eugene Jaccard 1908 Photo and bio of Eugene Jaccard, former president of the Jaccard Watch & Jewelry Company. He was born in Saint Louis in 1861 and came to Kansas City in 1888, establishing his business and heading it until...

52. Eugene Jaccard Eugene Jaccard 1896 Biographical sketches of Eugene Jaccard, "a jeweler of Kansas City," and his father, D. C. Jaccard, a jeweler and watchmaker born in Switzerland emigrating to Saint Louis, Missouri, in 1845. Description...

53. First National Bank First National Bank Postcard of the interior of the First National Bank Building at 10th and Baltimore

54. George Edwards George Edwards 1938 Biographical sketch of George Edwards, president of the Edwards-Ludwig-Fuller Jewelry Company at 1115 Walnut Street. He was born in Saint Louis in 1860, raised in Illinois, and lived in Chicago until becoming...

55. George H. Edwards George H. Edwards July 1, 1901 Feature article on George H. Edwards, secretary and manager of the Edwards & Sloane Jewelry Company in Kansas City. Later mayor of Kansas City in 1916-17. Mr. Edwards was born on May 25, 1860 [and died...

56. George H. Edwards George H. Edwards Information about George Edwards, mayor starting in 1916 and president of the Edwards-Ludwig-Fuller Jewelry Company, born in Saint Louis in 1860 and moving to Kansas City about 1888.

57. Heirloom Gem Heirloom Gem September 23-29, 2005 Feature story on Tivol Jewels which has a store on the Country Club Plaza, in Overland Park's Hawthorne Plaza and one due to open next year in Briarcliffe Village in the Northland. The company was founded...

58. Helzberg Diamond Shops Helzberg Diamond Shops June 28, 1905 Article describes the beginnings of the Helzberg retail jewelry business. The author writes that Barnett Helzberg opened his first shop on August 18, 1920, at age 17, at 532 Minnesota Avenue, in Kansas...

59. Helzberg Diamonds Helzberg Diamonds 2002 Book includes a short history of Helzberg Diamonds, a long time Kansas City area jewelry business. The first store was opened by Morris Helzberg on Minnesota Avenue in Kansas City, Kansas in 1915. The...

60. Helzberg Uses his Experience to Add Luster to Other Entreprenuers Helzberg Uses his Experience to Add Luster to Other Entreprenuers September 28, 2007 This article is part of a series profiling "catalysts" in Kansas City's history to mark the 25th anniversary of the Kansas City Business Journal. After selling his family-owned jewelry business to Berkshire...