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Hixon-connelly Studio (10)
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1. 1840 Kansas City Map 1840 Kansas City Map Reprint of Father Nicolas Point's 1840 map, from a Kansas City Times article entitled "Earliest Map of Kansas City," depicting the locations of the homes of his parishioners, in the area of the West Bottoms,...

2. A History of Kansas City: 1820-1869--"Connoisseur of Prophets" A History of Kansas City: 1820-1869--"Connoisseur of Prophets" 1957, ca. Excerpt containing the first three chapters of the uncompleted book by University of Chicago history professor R. Richard Wohl, covering the history of Kansas City to 1853. Portion of the book completed...

3. A Kansas City Novelty Figures Importantly in History of Movies A Kansas City Novelty Figures Importantly in History of Movies September/20/1939 Photo and article about Oscar Weisner, the last surviving member in 1939 of the former Hale's Tours movie shows produced by former Kansas City fire chief George Hale. Description of the shows, debuting...

4. A Trapper's Tale: The Exciting Life of S. E. Ward Half a Century Ago A Trapper's Tale: The Exciting Life of S. E. Ward Half a Century Ago November/4/1888 Biographical article about Seth Ward, a western trader and real estate investor of Westport and Independence, Missouri, featuring details of his Rocky Mountain career starting in 1838.

5. Abraham Fonda Abraham Fonda Bio of Abraham Fonda, the son of a New York Dutch settler who attempted to name the Kansas City settlement after himself (proposed as "Port Fonda") but was turned down because of his unpopularity.

6. Adele McHatton Adele McHatton n.d. Full body portrait in dance costume identified as Adele McHatton.

7. Advertising Card Scrapbook Advertising Card Scrapbook ca. 1880-1900 A hardbound scrapbook containing 82 pages of advertising and calling cards plus 5 unused pages. Cards are mainly for businesses outside Missouri, but some Kansas City businesses are represented on pages...

8. Advertising Card Scrapbook Back Cover Advertising Card Scrapbook Back Cover ca. 1880-1900 Back cover of a scrapbook of advertising and calling cards. It is red and embossed with a border design and the words: "Pat. March 1876."

9. Advertising Card Scrapbook Front Cover Advertising Card Scrapbook Front Cover ca. 1880-1900 Front cover of a scrapbook of advertising and calling cards. It is red and embossed and has images of white flowers and a sculpture of an angel riding a lion. It says "Scrap Book" and has a typewritten...

10. Advertising Card Scrapbook Inside Front Cover Advertising Card Scrapbook Inside Front Cover ca. 1880-1900 Inside front cover of a scrapbook of advertising and calling cards containing the cover of a magazine: "Old Sleuth Library. A series of the most thrilling Detective Stories ever published. No. 59. Vol....

11. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 10 with Animals Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 10 with Animals ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing 12 advertising cards arranged in four rows of three. Each card is 7 x 8 cm. and shows an animal bordered by a scene of nature or hunting. Cards identify animals and say: "Allen...

12. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 11 with Animals Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 11 with Animals ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing 12 advertising cards arranged in four rows of three. Each card is 7 x 8 cm. and shows an animal bordered by a scene of nature or hunting. Cards identify animal and say: "Allen...

13. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 12 with Unrelated Cards Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 12 with Unrelated Cards ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing nine advertising cards arranged in two columns showing the following:
1. Three women at a table looking on as a man reads to them.
2. A man on a horse roping a bull. Card...

14. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 13 with Hands, Flowers, and Doves Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 13 with Hands, Flowers, and Doves ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing nine small advertising cards arranged around one larger central card. The central card shows and is cut in the shape of a woman playing a flute. Seven of the smaller cards have...

15. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 14 with Birds Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 14 with Birds ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing 12 advertising cards arranged in four rows of three. Each card is 7 x 8 cm. and shows a bird bordered by a scene of nature or hunting. Cards identify birds and say: "Richmond...

16. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 15 with Birds Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 15 with Birds ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing 12 advertising cards arranged in four rows of three. Each card is 7 x 8 cm. and shows a bird bordered by a scene of nature or hunting. Cards identify birds and say: "Richmond...

17. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 16 with People Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 16 with People ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing nine advertising cards arranged in three rows. Each card depicts a person (usually a shoulder portrait) and is cut to the shape of the image. The top three cards depict men, two...

18. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 17 with Calling Cards Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 17 with Calling Cards ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing 10 calling cards arranged around a larger advertising card with an image of a woman in blue dress and feathered hat. The calling cards, most decorated with flowers, are for: M....

19. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 18 with Fish Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 18 with Fish ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing 12 advertising cards arranged in four rows of three. Each card is 7 x 8 cm. and shows a fish bordered by an ocean or fishing scene. Cards identify fishes shown: Sawfish, Sturgeon,...

20. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 19 with Fish Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 19 with Fish ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing 12 advertising cards arranged in four rows of three. Each card is 7 x 8 cm. and shows a fish bordered by an ocean or fishing scene. Cards identify fish shown: Striped Bass, Spanish...