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1. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. 1896 Biographical sketch of James Reed, a lawyer born in Ohio in 1861 and coming to Kansas City in 1887 with offices in "the Nelson building."

2. Early Kansas City Architects: "Violence in the Ranks" Early Kansas City Architects: "Violence in the Ranks" December//1977 Description of the case of the 1888 murder of architect Albert Ramsden (ca. 1853-1888), supposedly by his ex-employee John Martling, in an office at the Gibraltar Building. Ramsden the designer of the...

3. Kansas City Karnival Krewe Fair Association Kansas City Karnival Krewe Fair Association June/30/1901 Full page ad with map and illustrations (of residences in the Fairmount Park area) about the "Kansas City Karnival Krewe Fair Association" as a Midwest regional entertainment attraction, with offices in...

4. Kansas City, Its Resources and Their Development: A Souvenir of the Kansas City Times Kansas City, Its Resources and Their Development: A Souvenir of the Kansas City Times 1890 Photo and bio of Fred Glover, "real-estate dealer, No. 527 Nelson Building," born in Ohio in 1860 and coming to Kansas City in 1880.

5. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Photo and bio of Job Hollinger, head " of the Job Hollinger Construction Company," born in Canada in 1860 and coming to Kansas City in 1883, organizing his own business in 1907 with offices in the "New...

6. Kansas City, Missouri: Pictorial and Biographical Kansas City, Missouri: Pictorial and Biographical 1908 Photo and bio of Charles David Parker, or Charles Parker, a Kansas City realtor and "president and a large stockholder of the United States Water & Steam Supply Company, a steam fitting and plumbing supply...

7. Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development 1890 Photo and bio of Erwin Jewett, or E. S. Jewett, "city passenger and ticket agent in this city" starting about 1865, born in Michigan in 1837 and coming to Kansas City about 1865 as an agent with the Missouri...

8. KCResources, page 32 KCResources, page 32

9. KCResources, page 34 KCResources, page 34

10. KCResources, page 58 KCResources, page 58

11. KCResources, page 88 KCResources, page 88

12. KCResources, page 94 KCResources, page 94

13. Libraries--Special--Jackson County Law Library Libraries--Special--Jackson County Law Library Map (of the interior of the building at 1125 Grand Avenue) and information on the history of the Jackson County Law Library, formed with the establishment in 1871 of the Kansas City Law Library Association...

14. Main Street Main Street circa 1898 Looking north from 6th Street. The Jones Dry Goods store is on the northeast corner and the Acoma Office Building (also called the Nelson Building) is on the southeast corner of Main and Missouri Avenue....

15. 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 Charles Parker, president of the United States Water and Steam Supply Company. Born in Illinois in 1853 and coming to Kansas City in 1887 as a realtor with "offices in the New Nelson building"...

16. Missouri Street Missouri Street 1900 Looking east on Missouri from Delaware. Shows office of architect Asa Beebe Cross.

17. Missouri Street Missouri Street 1949 Looking east on Missouri from Delaware.

18. Nelson Building Nelson Building Photos and information on the Nelson Building, built in 1886 at the southwest corner of Main and Missouri Avenues.

19. Nelson Building Nelson Building Ruins of Nelson Building after fire.

20. Nelson Building Fire Nelson Building Fire Onlooker at Nelson Building fire.