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1. Biographical Dictionary of American Architects (Deceased) Biographical Dictionary of American Architects (Deceased) 1956 Short architectural biography of Kansas City architect William H. Cutler, 1874-1907, listing his partnerships and designs, including "the Independence Boulevard Christian Church, completed in 1905; the...

2. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of Oliver Everett Renfro, or Oliver Renfro, secretary and manager of the Renfro Lumber Company in the R. A. Long Building. Born in Audrain County, Missouri in 1878 and raised in Kansas...

3. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of Benjamin Haywood Hagerman, or B. Haywood Hagerman, president of the James B. Welsh Realty & Loan Company at the R. A. Long Building, born in Kansas City in 1888 and starting out...

4. Downtown Kansas City, North from Gillham Road Downtown Kansas City, North from Gillham Road Postcard of Downtown Kansas City, North from Gillham Road

5. Downtown, North from R.A. Long Building Downtown, North from R.A. Long Building Postcard view of Downtown Kansas City, looking North from the roof of the R.A. Long Building at 10th and Grand

6. Downtown, Northeast from R.A. Long Building Downtown, Northeast from R.A. Long Building Postcard view of Downtown Kansas City, looking Northeast from the roof of the R.A. Long Building at 10th and Grand

7. Downtown, Northeast from R.A. Long Building Downtown, Northeast from R.A. Long Building Postcard view of Downtown Kansas City, looking Northeast from the roof of the R.A. Long Building at 10th and Grand

8. Downtown, Northeast from R.A. Long Building Downtown, Northeast from R.A. Long Building Postcard view of Downtown Kansas City, looking east from the roof of the R.A. Long Building

9. Exhibit At R. A. Long Building Exhibit At R. A. Long Building 1914 Identified on back of photograph as "Mrs. Toney Spinning, R. A. Long Exhibit - 1914". Exhibit sponsored by the Missouri Valley Historical Society. Good example of a spinning wheel.

10. Frank M. Howe Dies of Heart Disease: Was an Architect of International Note Frank M. Howe Dies of Heart Disease: Was an Architect of International Note January/5/1909 Portrait and obituary for Frank Howe (1849-1909), a prominent Kansas City architect and native of Massachusetts coming to Kansas City in 1885 and opening an architectural office that year as a partner...

11. Grand Avenue, South from 8th Street Grand Avenue, South from 8th Street Postcard of Grand Avenue, South from 8th Street

12. Henry F. Hoit Is Dead: He Was Architect for City's Tallest Structures Henry F. Hoit Is Dead: He Was Architect for City's Tallest Structures May/30/1951 Obituary for Henry Hoit, "an architect whose buildings have supplied a noteworthy contribution to the skyline of Kansas City," dying at the age of 78 "at the home, 838 West [58th Street]." Description...

13. Henry Van Horn Henry Van Horn 1938 Biographical sketch of Henry Kirkwood Van Horn, or Henry Van Horn, a partner in the firm of H. K. Van Horn & Son in the R. A. Long Building. Born in Kansas City in 1878 as a son of Dick Van Horn (and grandson...

14. James J. Lynn James J. Lynn 1930 Photo and bio of James Jesse Lynn, or James Lynn, "president of the U. S. Epperson Underwriting Company" with "office in the R. A. Long Building" and residence "at Brooklyn Avenue and Meyer Boulevard in...

15. James J. Lynn James J. Lynn 1952 Photo and bio of James Lynn, president of the U. S. Epperson Underwriting Company in the R. A. Long Building, born in Louisiana in 1892 and coming to Kansas City in 1909. Lynn donated to the city his residential...

16. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of James Swofford, a dry goods merchant and broker. Born in Illinois in 1852 and coming to Kasnas City in 1887 with stores on Delaware Street, then Wyandotte Street, then in 1900 at...

17. Long-Bell Lumber Company Long-Bell Lumber Company 1928 Full page ad with illustration for the "Long-Bell Lumber Company," based in the R. A. Long Building in Kansas City, Missouri, touted as assuring "maximum building value for the investment."

18. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 Biographical sketch of William Barron, "district appraiser for the Home Owners Loan Corporation, with office in the R. A. Long building in Kansas City," becoming involved with the financial and real estate...

19. Missouri Valley Historical Society Records Finding Aid Missouri Valley Historical Society Records Finding Aid 1830-1940, bulk 1889-1940 The Missouri Valley Historical Society (1913-1940) was the successor to the Kansas City Historical Society (1906-1913) and the Early Settler's Society and Historical Association (1896-1906). All these...

20. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture 1928 Photo of the building erected in 1906, designed by architects Howe, Hoit & Cutler.