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1. About Us About Us June/6/1998

2. Gladstone, Missouri Gladstone, Missouri July 6, 1983 Article about the history of the city of Gladstone, Missouri, incorporated about 1905 on the site of the former town of Linden, Missouri, founded in the early 1820s in eastern Clay County. Map and description...

3. Two Years after Invention of Phone, City Had First Exchanges Two Years after Invention of Phone, City Had First Exchanges April 5, 1989 Kansas City's first telephone operation was started in 1878 by the Merchants Telephone and Telegraph Company. The phone company's official name was changed to the Kansas City Telephone Exchange in 1879,...

4. Hiland Telephone Exchange Building Hiland Telephone Exchange Building January 18, 2005 National Register nomination for the Hiland Exchange Building contains description and history of structure at 1020 East 63rd Street.

5. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p004 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p004 1895-1907 Northern edge of early Kansas City riverfront area from West 4th Street south to West 6th Street and from Central east to Main, showing additions, buildings and streets.

6. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p014 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p014 1895-1907 Northwestern part of early Kansas City in the West Bottoms district from W. 8th Street south to St. Louis Avenue and from Hickory Street east to Santa Fe Street showing buildings, streets, and railroad...

7. SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection 1980 – 2005, bulk 1990s The materials within the KCPL Reference Hard to Find (HTF) Collection were compiled by Kansas City Public Library reference librarians and staff members to provide an easy to access source of information...

8. First Telephone Exchange First Telephone Exchange Tthe first telephone exchange opened for business in February 1879 with two operators during the day and one at night. There were 30 subscribers initially.