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1. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of 1951 flood scene looking down upon Phillips Petroleum tanks on fire; located on Southwest Boulevard near 31st Street. Schutte Lumber Company, Sweet Lumber Company and Thompson-Hayward Chemical...

2. 1951 Flood Photograph Collection Finding Aid 1951 Flood Photograph Collection Finding Aid 1951 The collection of 30 black and white photographs include aerial views as well as ground shots of streets, rubble, river bottoms, etc., during the 1951 flood in Kansas City. It also contains views of the...

3. Biography of John Barber White (1847-1923), Lumber Magnate and Library Donor Biography of John Barber White (1847-1923), Lumber Magnate and Library Donor 1999

4. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of Louis Seibel, chairman of the Badger Lumber Company at 559 Westport Road. Born in Illinois in 1859 and coming to Kansas City in 1886.

5. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of Alvah Otis Thompson, or Alvah Thompson, president of the A. O. Thompson Lumber Company at 3100 East 18th Street. Born in Illinois in 1867 and coming to Kansas City as a member of...

6. Corporate Profile: It's Low-Key but Highly Regarded Corporate Profile: It's Low-Key but Highly Regarded March/12/1996 Article about the history of the Frank Paxton Lumber Company in Kansas City since about 1914, moved from the West Bottoms after the 1951 flood to 6311 Saint John Avenue. Description of its supply of rare...

7. Cyrus Sweet Cyrus Sweet 1912 Photo and bio of Cyrus Bardeen Sweet, or Cyrus Sweet, vice-president of the Long-Bell Lumber Company. Born in Illinois in 1861 and coming to Kansas City in 1900 as branch manager of the lumber company...

8. David Stanley, Executive of the Year: Hammering Out Plans for Payless Cashways David Stanley, Executive of the Year: Hammering Out Plans for Payless Cashways December//1982 Article outlining the success of the "building products retailer" thanks to its CEO (chief executive officer) David Stanley, located at One Pershing Square.

9. David Stanley: Measuring Up Payless Cashways David Stanley: Measuring Up Payless Cashways June//1980 Photos and biographical article about David Stanley, "president and COO of the Kansas City-based building materials retailing chain" of Payless Cashways, Incorporated since 1980, previously engaged as...

10. Deaths: Harold E. Webster Deaths: Harold E. Webster January/28/1969 Photo and obituary for Harold Webster, "83 years old, of 2321 West [59th Street], Mission Hills," a "former mayor of Mission Hills and president of the H. E. Webster Lumber company."

11. Dynamic 5 Dynamic 5 October//1994 Photo and description of Susan Stanton, "president and chief operating officer" of Payless Cashways and former Jackson County Jail director.

12. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Portrait and biographical sketch of William Russell Pickering, or William Pickering, "president of the W. R. Pickering Lumber Company, and founder of that organization." Born in Saint Louis in 1849 and...

13. Frank Nowland Frank Nowland 1938 Biographical sketch of Frank Nowland Daniels, president of Dascomb-Daniels Lumber Company at 5201 East 9th Street, growing up in Lathrop, Missouri, and working at the Pacific House hotel in Kansas City...

14. Frank Paxton Frank Paxton Photos and information on Frank Paxton, Jr. (~1919-1997), former president of the Paxton Lumber Company and native Kansas Citian, taking over the company after his father's death (Frank Paxton, Sr., founder...

15. Imperial Kansas City, 1900: Her Wonderful Growth and Resources Imperial Kansas City, 1900: Her Wonderful Growth and Resources 1900 Description of the business of J. W. Merrill, "one of the oldest and most successful lumber dealers in the west, he having established in 1868" a "plant at Southwest boulevard and Summit." Description...

16. Inside a Family Feud Inside a Family Feud June 7, 2006 Story details the feud and legal battles going on within the Sutherland Family concerning the privately held Sutherland Lumber Company which was started in 1917 by Robert Sutherland in Hugo, Oklahoma....

17. Jay Tschudy, Jr., Obituary Jay Tschudy, Jr., Obituary February/19/1973 Obituary for Jay Tschudy, Jr., president of the Tschudy Lumber Company, dying in 1973.

18. John Barber White John Barber White Photos and information on John Barber White (1847-1923), "president of the Kansas City Historical Society" and "president of the Missouri Land and Lumber company" in 1913, and a promoter of a historical...

19. John Barber White John Barber White January/6/1923 Obituary for John Barber White (1847-1923), or John White, a lumber magnate and library donor. Raised in New York and coming to Kansas City in 1892 as co-organizer of the Missouri Lumber & Mining Company,...

20. John Merrill John Merrill 1908 Photo and bio of John Merrill (1827-1904), a former printer and "proprietor of a lumberyard at the corner of [12th] and Walnut streets" before being moved to 11th and Main Streets, 11th and Baltimore Avenues,...