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1. Benton School Benton School 1899 Full side and partial frontal view, with unidentified students, teacher, and a Missouri and Kansas Telephone Company horse-drawn wagon.

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

3. Good Telephone Service Good Telephone Service September 1899 Article describing the toll service provided by the Missouri and Kansas Telephone Company and the coverage area reaching all the way to Joplin, Missouri, and Pittsburg, Kansas. Long distance services include...

4. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Portrait and biographical sketch of William Bingham Clarke, or William Clarke, a banker in Junction City, Kansas, moving to Kansas City around 1870, winning a case with the United States Supreme Court...

5. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Captain Charles William Sass, or Charles Sass, "chief inspector of engineers for the Missouri and Kansas Telephone Company." Born in Chicago in 1880 and coimng to Kansas City in...

6. KCResources, page 26 KCResources, page 26

7. KCResources, page 81 KCResources, page 81

8. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of Val Mintun, "Kansas City manager for the Missouri and Kansas Telephone Company," born in Kansas City in 1874.

9. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of Francis Lyman Gilman, or Francis Gilman, "general manager of the Missouri and Kansas Telephone Company," born in Massachusetts in 1873, graduating from Harvard and coming to Kansas City...

10. Missouri and Kansas Telephone Building Missouri and Kansas Telephone Building 1915 Full frontal and side view; located in Independence, Missouri. Also shows Allen Motor Car Company.

11. Missouri and Kansas Telephone Building Missouri and Kansas Telephone Building Full frontal and side view.

12. Physics--The Telephone Service at Kansas City Physics--The Telephone Service at Kansas City October//1883 Article about the early telephone service in the city and its rapid changes for expansion and improvement, with the Missouri & Kansas Telephone Company.

13. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 2, 1896-1907, Page p118 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 2, 1896-1907, Page p118 1896-1907 Northern part of early Kansas City from E. 16th Street south to E. 18th Street and from Main Street east to McGee Street, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer...

14. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 2, 1896-1907, Page p173 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 2, 1896-1907, Page p173 1896-1907 Northeastern part of early Kansas City from E. 10th Street south to E. 12th Street and from Park Avenue east to Montgall Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page...

15. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 3, 1896-1907, Page p348 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 3, 1896-1907, Page p348 1896-1907 Northeastern part of early Kansas City from E. 17th Street south to E. 18th Street and from Bristol Avenue east to Crystal Avenue, showing buildings, streets, railroads, and additions. Large numbers at...

16. Souvenir of Kansas City and Her Fire Department Souvenir of Kansas City and Her Fire Department 1893 Explanation of the new telephone fire alarm system, invented by Chief Hale and utilized through the Missouri & Kansas Telephone Company.

17. Souvenir of Kansas City and Her Fire Department Souvenir of Kansas City and Her Fire Department 1893 Photo of W. W. Smith, superintendent of the Kansas City division of the Missouri and Kansas Telephone Company.

18. Two Years after Invention of Phone, City Had First Exchanges Two Years after Invention of Phone, City Had First Exchanges April 5, 1989 Kansas City's first telephone operation was started in 1878 by the Merchants Telephone and Telegraph Company. The phone company's official name was changed to the Kansas City Telephone Exchange in 1879,...