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1. 2nd Street 2nd Street May 1868 Looking east between Delaware and Main. Shows Mechanics Bank and Watkins Bank.

2. 2nd Street 2nd Street May 1868 Looking east between Delaware and Main. Shows Mechanics Bank and Watkins Bank.

3. 2nd Street 2nd Street 1870 Looking east from Delaware. Shows Mechanics Bank.

4. 2nd Street 2nd Street May 1868 Early view of 2nd Street looking east between Delaware and Main. Watkins Bank and Mechanics Bank in view. Good view of early street grading of bluffs.

5. Biography of Johnston Lykins (1800-1876), Missionary, Doctor, and Kansas City's Second Mayor Biography of Johnston Lykins (1800-1876), Missionary, Doctor, and Kansas City's Second Mayor 2007

6. Biography of William B. Clarke (1848-1905), Banker Biography of William B. Clarke (1848-1905), Banker 2003

7. Daniel L. Shouse Daniel L. Shouse

8. Dr. Johnston Lykins Dr. Johnston Lykins April 17, 1905 Biographical sketch of Dr. Johnston Lykins (1800-1876), the first legal mayor of Kansas City, first postmaster of Westport (out of the Shawnee Mission), and first editor and publisher of a newspaper entirely...

9. Dr. Johnston Lykins: Baptist Missionary, Realtor, Doctor, First Legal Mayor of Kansas City Dr. Johnston Lykins: Baptist Missionary, Realtor, Doctor, First Legal Mayor of Kansas City Winter 1996 Photo of Dr. Johnston Lykins (1800-1876), illustration of his home (built in 1857 at 12th and Washington Streets), and biographical article describing his life and career as a Baptist missionary, realtor,...

10. In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates 1898, ca. Photo of Mechanics' Bank building on a cliff that was the intersection of Delaware and Main Streets in May of 1869.

11. Looking Backward Looking Backward December 1922 Mechanics' Bank one of only two cited as being in Kansas City at the start of the Civil War.

12. Pioneer Bankers of Kansas City Pioneer Bankers of Kansas City 1928 Illustration of the Mechanics Bank building at 2nd and Main Streets starting in 1867 (on the second floor), with the Santa Fe Stage Company occupying the first floor.

13. Pioneer Bankers of Kansas City Pioneer Bankers of Kansas City 1928 Biographical sketch of D. L. Shouse (1827-1873), an early banker of Kansas City. Native of Kentucky and father of Louis Shouse ("manager of Convention Hall today") coming to Kansas City in 1855 by steamboat...

14. Pioneer Bankers of Kansas City Pioneer Bankers of Kansas City March//1928 Description of the Mechanics Bank, or Mechanics' Bank, founded by Nehemiah Holmes as the first or one of the first banks in Kansas City.

15. Santa Fe Trail Termini Santa Fe Trail Termini 1906 Paper read by W. L. Campbell before the Kansas City Historical Society on December 13, 1906, about the Santa Fe Trail terminus buildings in San Francisco and Kansas City, the latter built in 1856 at the...

16. Second Street, Kansas City, Missouri Second Street, Kansas City, Missouri May 1868 Looking east between Delaware and Main. Shows Mechanics Bank and Watkins Bank.

17. The Far Reaching Legacy of Kansas City's Robert McClure Snyder The Far Reaching Legacy of Kansas City's Robert McClure Snyder Spring 2005 Robert McClure Snyder's life was cut short in 1906 when he died as a result of an automobile accident in Kansas City. He was a successful businessman and real estate speculator who became a millionaire...

18. The Founding of Our Street Railway System by Nehemiah Holmes The Founding of Our Street Railway System by Nehemiah Holmes December 1923 Article about the founding of Kansas City's first street railway system by Nehemiah Holmes (1826-1873), a native of New York City coming to Kansas City in 1856 as an engineer and realtor. He established...