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Morgues & Mortuaries
Stine and Mcclure
Citizens Historical As...
Susan Jezak Ford
A Suburb from Scratch
August 13, 2006
A new community is being developed south of Blue Springs, Missouri, on roughly 2,000 acres annexed into the city in 2003. Chapman Farms, being developed by Green Fields Development, is a 'massive undertaking,'...
Biography of Isaac Ridge (1825-1907), Physician
Cheers Drowned Speeches as Union Station Opened in 1914
Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians
Biographical sketch of Charles Baird, treasurer and manager of the Kansas City Casket & Furniture Company at 626 Broadway, involved in the furniture and undertaking business since 1890 and moving to Kansas...
Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index
Biographical sketch of Julian Davidson, president of Carroll-Davidson Undertaking Company at 3024 Troost Avenue, born in 1884 in Kansas City, becoming a lawyer in 1905, starting his company in 1907 and...
Death of Rollins Bingham
Rollins Bingham, son of George Caleb Bingham, died in December 1910 at General Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri. The funeral was held at Stine's undertaking rooms at 408 East 9th Street, and the burial...
Excavation Offers Glimpse Into Clay County's Past
September 18, 2008
The Liberty School District has plans to build a new elementary school near N. E. 108th St. but first must relocate graves found on the site. "This week, a team of archaeologists is undertaking the painstaking,...
Industry Blends Timely, Timeless
March 25, 2014
Profile on the funeral industry in Kansas City and how national changes, trends, and mergers are affecting local funeral homes and morticians. Kansas City Kansas Community College is the only area school...
J. T. Welden
Located at 828 Delaware Street, J. T. Welden sold coffins.
Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908
Photo and bio of Edward Stine, senior partner of the "E. Stine & Son Undertaking Company, of Kansas City." Born in Pennysylvania in 1833 and coming here in 1858 as a furniture dealer before starting his...
KCResources, page 76
KCResources, page 86
Obituary for Walter R. Vaughn
December 15, 2008
Walter R. Vaughn, founder of the Vaughan Funeral Home in Weston, Missouri, died December 14, 2008. He also served as president of the West Platte R-2 School Board in Weston and president of the Missouri...
Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City
Photo of the business at 3024 Troost Avenue.
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1909-1938, Page p004
A portion of Kansas City from W. 3rd Street south to W. 5th Street and from Broadway east to Wyandotte, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1940-1941, Page p0630
A portion of Kansas City from Wilson Avenue south to E. 8th Street and from Fuller Avenue east to Winchester Avenue, showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining...
Stine and McClure Undertaking Company Building
This file includes a copy of the National Register of Historic Places registration form for the Stine and McClure Funeral Home building located at 924-26 Oak Street in Kansas City, Missouri. John McKecknie...
Stine and McClure Undertaking Company Building Profile
The Evening and The Morning Star
July 1, 1949
The first regularly published newspaper in Jackson County printed its first issue on February 23, 1832, in Independence, Missouri. While the publication was a private undertaking with W. W. Phelps as editor,...
The Industries of Kansas City: Historical, Descriptive and Statistical
Description of the business of A. B. Strowger, "Undertaking and Embalming; 615 Wyandotte Street," established "in 1883, by H. W. Hallet & Co.," until "changed to its present firm-name, with A. B. Strowger...
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