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1. Made in KC Made in KC July 2009 Short profile on seven craftsmen and entrepreneurs in the Kansas City area: Austin Ironworks (crafting "everything from stair railings to driveway gates" and other pieces of art); David Polivka (woodworking...

2. Seeking Symphonic Convergence Seeking Symphonic Convergence December 24-30, 2010 Merriam-based KC Strings is hoping to outfit the Moscow State Symphonic Orchestra "with something that hasn't been seen or heard in centuries - a section of stringed instruments crafted by the same manufacturer....

3. Carl Hoffman Carl Hoffman ca. 1895 Advertising card for Carl Hoffman showing a young, blonde girl's face through a large rip in a newspaper called the "Public Opinion" and dated 1895. Front of card says: "Public Opinion is in Favor of the...

4. Martin, Snyder & Co. Martin, Snyder & Co. ca. 1890-1896 Advertising card for Martin, Snyder & Co. showing two owls sitting on a tree branch in front of a lake as the sun sets, one with its arms (wings) around the other. An owl wearing a nightcap leans out of...

5. Martin, Snyder & Co. Martin, Snyder & Co. ca. 1890-1896 Advertising card for Martin, Snyder & Co. showing a man with a large potato for a head wearing glasses and a hat hoeing a field. Caption says: "Daddy Potatoe;--'I am taking good care of my little ones!'"...

6. Martin, Snyder & Co. Martin, Snyder & Co. ca. 1890-1896 Advertising card for Martin, Snyder & Co. showing a woman with a large red onion for a head sitting and crying while holding a knife and a pan of onions. Caption says: "Mrs. Big Onion;--'You are so small...

7. Martin, Snyder & Co. Martin, Snyder & Co. ca. 1890-1896 Advertising card for Martin, Snyder & Co. showing two owls sitting on a tree branch in front of a lake with their arms around each other holding two baby owls. An owl wearing a night cap and glasses watches...

8. Martin, Snyder & Co. Martin, Snyder & Co. ca. 1890-1896 Advertising card for Martin, Snyder & Co. showing a man in polka-dot waistcoat and spats falling a long way with stone wall behind. Caption says: "Down went McGinty to the bottom of the wall." One of four...

9. Martin, Snyder & Co. Martin, Snyder & Co. ca. 1890-1896 Advertising card for Martin, Snyder & Co. showing two owls sitting on a tree branch in front of a lake being married by an owl in a collar. Two owls watch out of a hole in the tree trunk; below, two frogs...

10. Martin, Snyder & Co. Martin, Snyder & Co. ca. 1890-1896 Advertising card for Martin, Snyder & Co. showing a mandolin in front of a paper with sketch of a country scene. Front of card is stamped: "Martin Snyder & Co., Western Representatives for Kranich & Bach...

11. Martin, Snyder & Co. Martin, Snyder & Co. ca. 1890-1896 Advertising card for Martin, Snyder & Co. showing a man in polka-dot waistcoat and spats sitting on a bench with hand on chin as if thinking. Caption says: "Down went McGinty to the bottom of the cell."...

12. Martin, Snyder & Co. Martin, Snyder & Co. ca. 1890-1896 Advertising card for Martin, Snyder & Co. showing a man in polka-dot waistcoat, jacket with tails, and spats tripping and falling. Caption says: "Down went McGinty to the bottom of the say." One of four...

13. Martin, Snyder & Co. Martin, Snyder & Co. ca. 1890-1896 Advertising card for Martin, Snyder & Co. showing a man in polka-dot waistcoat, hat, and spats about to step into an uncovered manhole. Caption says: "Down went McGinty to the bottom of the hole." One...

14. Martin, Snyder & Co. Martin, Snyder & Co. ca. 1890-1896 Advertising card for Martin, Snyder & Co. showing pink flowers in a crescent shape on a turquoise background. Card is embossed. Front of card says: "'The Kranich & Bach.' The Leading Pianos of the World....

15. Martin, Snyder & Co. Martin, Snyder & Co. ca. 1890-1896 Advertising card for Martin, Snyder & Co. showing one boy carrying another piggy-back style as he walks across a telephone wire. Caption says: "On the daring slack wire." Front of card is stamped: "Martin...

16. Martin, Snyder & Co. Martin, Snyder & Co. ca. 1890-1896 Advertising card for Martin, Snyder & Co. showing a man riding a horse and leading another horse over snowy land to a building in the woods. Caption says: "Puzzle Card.--Find Bull, Two Deer, Camel, Chicken,...

17. Martin, Snyder & Co. Martin, Snyder & Co. ca. 1890-1896 Advertising card for Martin, Snyder & Co. showing a child blowing a horn riding a chick with only its head, tail, and feet broken out of its shell. Front of card says: "Wholesale & Retail Representatives,...

18. Martin, Snyder & Co. Martin, Snyder & Co. ca. 1890-1896 Advertising card for Martin, Snyder & Co. showing a blonde girl and a donkey leaning over a fence to look at a rose. Front of card says: "Wholesale & Retail Representatives, Weber, Kranich & Bach, Bush...

19. Conover Brothers Co. Conover Brothers Co. ca. 1887 Advertising card for Conover Brothers Co. showing a girl in coat and hat leaning down in the snow to touch a dead bird. Front of card is damaged. Front lower right corner has number 705 and lower left...

20. Moore & Snyder Moore & Snyder ca. 1882 Tiny advertising label for Moore & Snyder cut in the shape of a small, green leaf with toothed edge. Front of card says: "Moore & Snyder, Sole Agents for Sohmer Pianos. Repairing & Finishing." Back of...