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21. Biography of Mary Atkins (1836-1911), Benefactress Biography of Mary Atkins (1836-1911), Benefactress 2003

22. Broadway & 8th Street Broadway & 8th Street Postcard view of Broadway & 8th Street

23. Brush Creek Bridge Brush Creek Bridge 1955 Full view of bridge spanning Brush Creek.

24. Building Good Employee Relations in Kansas City Building Good Employee Relations in Kansas City January/12/1924 Article explaining the organization of management of the Kansas City Railways company, especially pertaining to maintaining employee satisfaction, with flow charts and graphs.

25. Cable Car Cable Car 1887 Grand Avenue Railway cable car making loop near 1st and Grand.

26. Cable Car and Employees Cable Car and Employees Unidentified employees with cable car 52.

27. Cable Car and Employees Cable Car and Employees Unidentified employees in cable car number 20, Holmes Street to Post Office.

28. Cable Car and Horse-Drawn Wagon Cable Car and Horse-Drawn Wagon 1900 Cable car traveling near 9th and Mulberry in West Bottoms. Also shows 9th Street elevated line.

29. Cable Car Employees Cable Car Employees 1895 Group portrait of unidentified employees before cable car number 20, Holmes Street to Post Office.

30. Cable Cars among Crowd Cable Cars among Crowd 1900 Number of cable cars in the midst of a crowd scene at 9th and Walnut.

31. Cable Cars in Kansas City Cable Cars in Kansas City [1969] A 10 page typewritten paper on the history of cable cars in Kansas City from their introduction in 1885 to discontinuation in 1913, with details about their construction and operation as early streetcars....

32. Cable Cars on Bridge Cable Cars on Bridge 1895 Looking north from Independence avenue at cable cars atop Prospect Avenue bridge.

33. Calvin Manon Calvin Manon Photos and multiple articles about Calvin Manon, of "Shawnee Mission, Kan., retired Associated Press newsman and native of St. Joseph," joining the Kansas City Journal newspaper in 1923 and later writing...

34. Car Barn Fire (1923) Car Barn Fire (1923) December 25, 1923 News of the destruction by fire of the car barn and armory building at 39th and Main Streets in 1923.

35. City National Bank Building City National Bank Building circa 1930s Full frontal and side view of City National Bank located on southeast corner of 18th and Grand. Electric lines for streetcars can be seen over the streets.

36. City Transit Summed Up: New Traffic Signals in Kansas City, Mo. [and] Which Sells Better--Don't Walk City Transit Summed Up: New Traffic Signals in Kansas City, Mo. [and] Which Sells Better--Don't Walk or Wait? February//1950 Photos and articles about the new traffic signals in Downtown Kansas City for improved safety and transportation of pedestrians competing with automobiles and streetcars, especially at the following intersections:...

37. City-Wide Library Week City-Wide Library Week March/1/1938 Illustration and article about the "city-wide 'Visit Your Library' Week" at the Kansas City Public Library, headed by "Miss Irene Gentry, acting librarian," and involving the following people and institutions...

38. Country Club Line Streetcar Country Club Line Streetcar 1955 Route 56, Country Club line car travelling near 75th and Wornall Road. Also shows Katz Drug Store sign.

39. Country Club Line Streetcar Country Club Line Streetcar 1955 Route 56, Country Club line car travelling at unidentified location.

40. Country Club Line Streetcar Country Club Line Streetcar 1955 Route 56, Country Club line car crossing 62nd Terrace, between Brookside Plaza and Wornall Rd. The streetcar is heading south about to enter the Brookside Station. The building in the background is the...