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1. Drove the First Street Car Here Drove the First Street Car Here November 1, 2005 Article recalls the early work of Hannibal H. Colvin, who drove a streetcar from Kansas City to Westport from 1872 to 1874. Colvin describes the job as "driving two mules hitched to a decrepit street car...

2. Louis Vogel Louis Vogel Fall 2008 Short biographical article about Louis Vogel who arrived in Westport in 1839 and in addition to selling illegally whiskey to the Indians, began buying real estate. "Among his achievements was his helping...

3. Main Street Main Street Looking north along Main near 18th Street. Shows streetcar in distance.

4. Mule-drawn Streetcar Mule-drawn Streetcar July 13, 1941 Mule-drawn Troost line car (Troost) atop float in parade introducing new streetcars.

5. Streetcar Streetcar 1870 Walnut and Grand line car with passengers at unidentified location.

6. Streetcar Streetcar 1870 Kansas City and Westport line car, with passengers, at unidentified location.

7. Streetcar In Flood Streetcar In Flood n.d. View of a loaded streetcar being pulled through a flooded area by two mules. Exact location and date are unknown.

8. Union Avenue Union Avenue 1880 Rooftop view looking south along Union from the north end of Union Depot.