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1. 'Even Since the Hanging of Oliphant' 'Even Since the Hanging of Oliphant' Spring 2013 Article on the instances of mob violence that occurred in Topeka, Kansas in the latter half of the 19th century. On June 5, 1889, an estimated 10,000 to 12,000 people participating in the lynching of Nat...

2. 1908 Flood, 1st Street and Kansas Avenue 1908 Flood, 1st Street and Kansas Avenue Postcard of the 1908 Flood showing 1st Street and Kansas Avenue

3. A Missouri Merchant Recalls the Civil War: Reminiscences of Thomas B. Bullene of Kansas City A Missouri Merchant Recalls the Civil War: Reminiscences of Thomas B. Bullene of Kansas City July//1962 Article about the Civil War diary of "Thomas B. Bullene [or Thomas Bullene], a prosperous Kansas City dry goods merchant," written in 1874 and covering the events from May 1, 1863, to October 23, 1864,...

4. Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Annals of the City of Kansas: Embracing Full Details of the Trade and Commerce of the Great Western Plains. .. //1858 Quote from a Colonel E. C. McCarty, "one of our [Kansas City's] largest warehouse, grocery and commission merchants," on his observations of the Santa Fe trade since 1828, including comments on wagon preparation...

5. Art Piece Created by Nationally-Known Artist Art Piece Created by Nationally-Known Artist November//1977 Photo of artist Janet Kuemmerlein and her woven fiber art piece "in the new $4 million Merchants Bank Building, 9th & Main Streets."

6. Bankers & Merchants Lithographing Co. Bankers & Merchants Lithographing Co. circa 1950 Street level view of a building identified on the outside as Bankers & Merchants Lithographing Co. On the left at the rear of the building can be seen what appears to be a large replica of a beer bottle...

7. Banking on Kansas City Banking on Kansas City August 31-September 6, 2007 Photographic essay of former bank buildings, showing their titles. Article also provides information on each and includes City National Bank; First National Bank; Livestock National Bank; Fidelity National...

8. Ben L. Welch Commission Company Ben L. Welch Commission Company June/15/1897 Photos and bios of Ben Welch and his brothers Charles Welch and James Welch of the Ben L. Welch Commission Company. All born in Missouri, raised in Saint Louis, and coming to Kansas City as livestock merchants....

9. Biography of Annie Chambers (1843-1935), Madame Biography of Annie Chambers (1843-1935), Madame 2007

10. Biography of Charles E. Kearney (1820-1898), Outfitter Biography of Charles E. Kearney (1820-1898), Outfitter 2008

11. Biography of Gabriel Prudhomme (1791-1831), Early Settler Biography of Gabriel Prudhomme (1791-1831), Early Settler 2007

12. Biography of J. Logan Jones (1858-1945), Founder of the Jones Store Biography of J. Logan Jones (1858-1945), Founder of the Jones Store 2008

13. Biography of John Calvin McCoy (1811-1889), City Founder Biography of John Calvin McCoy (1811-1889), City Founder 2003

14. Biography of Louis S. Rothschild (1900-1984), Merchant and Civic Leader Biography of Louis S. Rothschild (1900-1984), Merchant and Civic Leader 1999

15. Biography of Thomas Bullene (1828-1894), Merchant and Mayor Biography of Thomas Bullene (1828-1894), Merchant and Mayor 2008

16. Biography of William B. Thayer (1852-1907) and Sallie Casey Thayer (1856-1925), Merchant and Art Patrons Biography of William B. Thayer (1852-1907) and Sallie Casey Thayer (1856-1925), Merchant and Art Patrons 2008

17. Biography of William S. Woods (1840-1917), Physician, Banker, and Philanthropist Biography of William S. Woods (1840-1917), Physician, Banker, and Philanthropist 2004

18. Burnham-Munger Manufacturing Company Booth Burnham-Munger Manufacturing Company Booth Burnham-Munger Manufacturing Company booth; company located at 610-14 Central.

19. Business Patterns in the Growth of a Midwestern City: The Kansas City Business Community before the Business Patterns in the Growth of a Midwestern City: The Kansas City Business Community before the Civil War Summer 1959 Descriptions of numerous early businesses and merchants in Kansas City before the Civil War (antebellum), including Charles Kearney (founder of "the largest prewar wholesale grocery house in Kansas City")...

20. Business Patterns in the Growth of a Midwestern City: The Kansas City Business Community before the Business Patterns in the Growth of a Midwestern City: The Kansas City Business Community before the Civil War Summer 1959 Article about the history of Kansas City's business and economy, with reference to its street railways on page 171 and description of members of the Chick family--William Chick, Washington Chick, and Joseph...