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141. Brush Creek and Brickyard Location Brush Creek and Brickyard Location 1926 View of brickyard and rock quarry south of Brush Creek and west of Main Street. Inludes Brush Creek in foreground and housing developments at 49th and Baltimore.

142. Brush Creek Area Brush Creek Area 1926 Overhead view of Brush Creek area between McGee St. and Main, as seen from the roof of Sophian Plaza looking southeast. Includes Country Club Car line, E.C. White School, and Brookside Boulevard.

143. Brush Creek Boulevard Brush Creek Boulevard 1995 Description with photos and history of Brush Creek Boulevard, part of the park and boulevard system, from Main Street to Benton Boulevard, 2.02 miles long, acquired in 1908-1911.

144. Buildings near 12th & Main Street  Buildings near 12th & Main Street 1929 Rooftop view looking northeast along 12th Street from Main. Shows Boley Building and, in the distance, the Telephone Building under construction. A sign on thenearest building reads "Foreman and Clark...

145. Burton Publishing Company Burton Publishing Company N.d. Folder contains numerous advertising flyers/pamphlets featuring authors and books published by the Burton Publishing Company. Also includes two general catalogs giving recommended poems for elementary...

146. C. E. Hampton, Importer of Novelties C. E. Hampton, Importer of Novelties ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for "C. E. Hampton, Importer of Novelties" showing a bouquet of roses. Each rose is numbered and on the back of the card, all twelve rose varieties in "Hampton's 'Standard Bouquet'" are...

147. C. W. Fairman C. W. Fairman 1879 Description of a business at 546 and 548 Main Street carrying "stoves, tinware and house-furnishing goods." This busines was owned by C. W. Fairman and he manufactured his own tinware.

148. Candy and Confectioners Candy and Confectioners Photos and information on Kansas City area candy companies and confectioners, including Russell Stover Candies (formerly at 36th and Broadway), Valomilk, Bogdon's Reception Sticks, Cherry Mash of Saint...

149. Capstone Awards Capstone Awards April 6-12, 2012 The 2012 Capstone Awards is a supplement to the Kansas City Business Journal, which "honors outstanding real estate development projects and transactions throughout the community." Some of the projects...

150. Car Barn Fire (1923) Car Barn Fire (1923) December 25, 1923 News of the destruction by fire of the car barn and armory building at 39th and Main Streets in 1923.

151. Catholic Churches, Visitation Catholic Church Catholic Churches, Visitation Catholic Church circa 1920s Color postcard with street level view of Visitation Catholic Church noted on card as being in the Country Club District. Published by Hall Bros., Kansas City, Missouri. Located at 51st and Main Street....

152. Charles Lockridge Charles Lockridge 1908 Biographical sketch of Charles Richard Lockridge, or Charles Lockridge, organizer of the Commercial Bank and overseer of his father's estate, born in Kansas City in 1860. Description of his father, Thomas...

153. Charles Smith, Kansas City Architect Charles Smith, Kansas City Architect June 11, 1905 Biographical sketch of Charles Ashley Smith, or Charles Smith (1866-1948), a prominent Kansas City architect. Native of Ohio coming to Kansas City, Missouri, in 1887 as a draftsman for architect William...

154. Chemistry: The Kansas City Candy Factory Disaster Chemistry: The Kansas City Candy Factory Disaster December//1879 Destruction of three large brick buildings in the J. F. Corle & Son candy factory at 202-206 Main Street, occupied for two years by the Corles.

155. Circus Parade Circus Parade Unidentified circus parade with horse-drawn wagons. Possibly Main Street, Hutchinson, Kansas.

156. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of Harold Luhnow, president of William Volker & Company (manufacturers of window shades, shade cloth, and rollers) at 230 Main Street, born in Chicago in 1895 and coming to Kansas City...

157. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of Albert Higgason Smith, or Albert Smith, president and cashier of the South Side Bank at 3838 Main Street. Born in Independence, Missouri in 1880 and coming to Kansas City about the...

158. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of Albert Allen Taylor, or Albert Taylor, chairman of the John Taylor Dry Goods Company at 1034 Main Street. Born in Kansas City in 1889 and joining his father's company about 1910....

159. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of Maurice Quirk, president of the Quirk & Tobin company at 20 West Linwood Boulevard. Born in Ireland in 1877 and emigraing to Kansas City in 1894 as an employee of the Welcome Manufacturing...

160. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index 1938 Biographical sketch of Otho Brooks, proprietor of Books Kansas City Trunk Company at 929 Main Street. He was born in Pennsylvania in 1879, entered the trunk business in 1905 in Missouri with the Books...