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 Image: Title: Date: Description:

1. 5th Street 5th Street 1940 Storefronts along south side of 5th Street, between Walnut and Grand, including "Bond Lunch" diner, a barbershop, and "Fern Laundry."

2. 8th Street, West from Walnut 8th Street, West from Walnut Postcard of 8th Street, West from Walnut

3. Advertising Card Collection Finding Aid Advertising Card Collection Finding Aid ca. 1860-1910s Collection of cards used for advertising purposes in the late 19th century. Includes colorful illustrations for many types of products. The over 600 cards from Kansas City businesses have been digitized....

4. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 20 with Unrelated Cards Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 20 with Unrelated Cards ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing seven advertising cards showing the following:
1. A robin, rose, and house. Card says: "Shaub & Burns, Shoe Dealers, 14 North Queen St., Lancaster, Pa...""
2. A woman and...

5. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 69 with Outdoor Country Scenes, Lace, and Flowers Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 69 with Outdoor Country Scenes, Lace, and Flowers ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing nine advertising cards as follows:
1. Four cards are in the shape of a book, the front covers showing: a church in winter, a couple sitting on a bench, a woman in a field with...

6. Advertising Cards Vertical Files Advertising Cards Vertical Files These business or company name vertical files for the advertising cards from the late nineteenth century (circa 1880s-1900) have information about the company or business or people involved.

7. An Interview With Rita Botello An Interview With Rita Botello 1981-06-19 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded June 19, 1981. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....

8. Argentine Kansas Argentine Kansas Postcards of Argentine Kansas, Silver Avenue & Healy House in Leadville, Colorado

9. Behind the Scenes Behind the Scenes October 2001 Photos and article about three large Greater Kansas City businesses: DLR Group (architects), ScriptPro (manufacturers of "robotic equipment to fill prescription orders in pharmacies"), and the Crown Center...

10. Biography of Herbert M. Woolf (1880-1964), Founder of Woolf Brothers Clothing Store Biography of Herbert M. Woolf (1880-1964), Founder of Woolf Brothers Clothing Store 2007

11. C. C. Peters Residence C. C. Peters Residence Postcard of the home of C. C. Peters at 55th and State Line

12. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index 1938 Biographical sketch of Walter Gaugh, co-partner of the Union Printing & Binding Company at 408 Admiral Boulevard. He was born in Kansas City in 1878 and entered his father's printing business about 1902,...

13. City Hospital City Hospital Postcard of the City Hospital

14. Cleaning Up Cleaning Up January 18-24, 2008 Description of Ace ImageWear started by Ed and Clara Heilman in their basement in 1932. Formerly Ace Linen Service & Laundry, the company now supplies laundry services, garments, and customized images....

15. Description of the Silver Laundry & Towel Company's Plant Description of the Silver Laundry & Towel Company's Plant May//1906 Description of the Silver Laundry and Towell Company plant located at 1012-1020 Campbell Street in Kansas City, Missouri. The architect for the building is Rudolf Markgraf of Kansas City. Includes a picture...

16. Early Kansas City Architects: "Violence in the Ranks" Early Kansas City Architects: "Violence in the Ranks" December//1977 Biographical article about architect Albert Ramsden, killed in 1888, possibly by architectural colleague John Martling. Photo and description of perhaps his only local design, "Judge Shannon Douglass'...

17. Faultless Starch/Bon Ami Company Faultless Starch/Bon Ami Company 2003 Profile of the history of the Kansas City-based Faultless Starch Company. Major Thomas Beaham, originally from Ohio, moved to Kansas City in 1886. In 1891 he bought out his partner of the Beaham & Moffitt...

18. Fire Destroys an Old Church: Condemned Building at 1501 Broadway Is in Flames an Hour Fire Destroys an Old Church: Condemned Building at 1501 Broadway Is in Flames an Hour June/23/1964 Photo, caption, and article about the destruction by fire of the "2-story stone building at 1501 Broadway, once the home of one of Kansas City's oldest churches." Built in 1902 as "the third home of the...

19. General Hospital Profile General Hospital Profile 1999

20. Historical Overview of the Ethnic Communities in Kansas City Historical Overview of the Ethnic Communities in Kansas City May 29, 1905 First in the area between 1880 and 1950 as laborers and merchants. Later laundry and restaurant shopkeepers and gifted scientists remained here during the Cold War. Discussion of Asians' contributions,...