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21. Hughes' Kansas City Views Hughes' Kansas City Views 1898-1899 Photo of the August Meyer home in the Hyde Park Residential District at 44th and Warwick Boulevards.

22. Kansas City Art Institute Kansas City Art Institute Exterior view of the Kansas City Art Institute showing Vanderslice Hall on the left and Epperson Auditorium on the right. Vanderslice Hall originally was the August Meyer residence located at 4415 Warrick...

23. Kansas City Illustrated, 1902 Kansas City Illustrated, 1902 1902 Photos of the "residence of A. R. Meyer, Warwick Boulevard and Forty-fourth Street."

24. Kansas City Street People: Kansas City's Boulevardier Kansas City Street People: Kansas City's Boulevardier September/8/1985 Photo and biographical article about August Meyer (1851-1905), an engineer and co-founder and fist president of the Kansas City Park Board from 1892 to about 1901. Born in Saint Louis and coming to Kansas...

25. Kansas City's Philanthropic Tradition Kansas City's Philanthropic Tradition December 1, 2006 Article contains brief biographies of some the most important philanthropists in the history of Kansas City: Mary Atkins, Elizabeth and Uriah Spray Epperson, Ewing Marion Kauffman, Herbert and Linda Hall,...

26. Marburg Marburg 2008 Description and history of the August Robert Meyer house in Kansas Cityl.

27. Meyer Mementos in Museum Meyer Mementos in Museum October/17/1973 Article about August R. Meyer's urban planning career in Kansas City and Leadville, Colorado, including notes about his home at 44th and Warwick Boulevards and streets of the park and boulevard system...

28. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture 1928 Photo of the residence of August Meyer, built in 1897 at 44th and Warwick Boulevards.

29. Parks and Boulevards Parks and Boulevards May 31, 1905 Several references to the park and boulevard system in discussions of city politics and the "city beautiful" movement. Portraits and descriptions of those prominently involved, including George Kessler,...

30. Prominent Kansas Citians Prominent Kansas Citians Composite view; left to right: L.E. Irwin, Carrie Whitney, Theodore Case, A.R. Meyer, Robert Weatherford, E.E. Ellis, George C. Hale, Edward F. Sweeney.

31. Representative Men of the West in Caricature Representative Men of the West in Caricature 1904 Illustrated caricature and caption about August Meyer (1851-1905), a retired Kansas City businessman and former "president of the Kansas City Park Board." Native of Saint Louis coming to Kansas City in...

32. Runs Into Millions Runs Into Millions July 1899 The Kansas City Smelting & Refining Company was built in 1880 by Colonel C. F. Morse, Colonel W. N. Ewing, and Mr. Coburn. “A year later the controlling interest was bought by A. R. Meyer, N. Witherell...

33. Site of the Meyer Monument, on the Paseo, North of Tenth Street Site of the Meyer Monument, on the Paseo, North of Tenth Street April/29/1908 Illustration of the August R. Meyer "monument."

34. Some of the Lucky People Who Drew "Kings and Queens" Some of the Lucky People Who Drew "Kings and Queens" February//1899 Photos and mentions of Simeon Armour, Kirkland Armour, and August Meyer as winners of subscriptions to the Kings and Queens of the Range magazine.

35. The Mask Torn Off The Mask Torn Off March/10/1894 Article about the obstruction of plans by August Meyer to build an impressive Westport home (for himself) by an injunction against grading Main Street south of 43rd Street.

36. The Planning and Planting of Our Parks and Boulevard System The Planning and Planting of Our Parks and Boulevard System Spring//2001 Photos and article about the planning and planting of the Kansas City park and boulevard system, with origins in 1872 and official start in 1892 and promotion and design by George Kessler (landscape architect),...

37. United Zinc and Chemical Company United Zinc and Chemical Company Contents of file includes a short history of the Kansas City Smelting and Refining Company and August Meyer's role with it and the United Zinc and Chemical Company with printouts from city directories....

38. Westport High School Herald Westport High School Herald June//1911 Photo and caption about the August Meyer Memorial statue at 10th and Paseo Boulevards.