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1. Windmills Windmills

2. Windmill Windmill Full frontal view of windmill identified as near Lawrence, Kansas.

3. Turbine Maker Picks KC Turbine Maker Picks KC December 22, 2010 Short article about Nordic Windpower USA moving its headquarters and manufacturing from California to Kansas City. They will occupy about 50,000 square feet of the former American Airlines overhaul base...

4. Tilting at Windmills Tilting at Windmills 1998 Book written by local civic activist Clay Chastain detailing his ideas and involvement in the fate of Union Station.

5. The Prisoner Brown. .. [and] Will John Brown Be Hanged? [and] The Trial of the Conspirators The Prisoner Brown. .. [and] Will John Brown Be Hanged? [and] The Trial of the Conspirators November/12/1859 Illustrations and articles about the trial of Kansas abolitionist John Brown, the leader of the attempted slave revolt at Harper's Ferry, with descriptions of some of the black slaves and Brown as a modern...

6. Sidelights on the Pike's Peak Gold Rush, 1858-59 Sidelights on the Pike's Peak Gold Rush, 1858-59 January//1935 One long paragraph about the "Westport wind wagon" utilized in the Pike's Peak gold rush in 1858-1859 from Westport to Colorado, with a comparison of their appearance to Don Quixote's windmills.

7. Phelps and Bigelow Wind Mill Company Phelps and Bigelow Wind Mill Company May 1886 Entry describing Phelps and Bigelow Wind Mill Company, "[m]anufacturers of the I. X. L. Wind Mills and Power Wind Engines, 1215 West Ninth Street."

8. North American Windmill Manufacturers' Trade Literature North American Windmill Manufacturers' Trade Literature 1998 Book includes entries on Kansas City manufacturers of windmills.

9. Ninth Street Dry Goods Company Ninth Street Dry Goods Company ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Ninth Street Dry Goods Company showing a girl and boy in traditional Dutch dress shaking an umbrella at a dog. There is a windmill in the background. Lower right corner says: "Series...

10. Ninth Street Dry Goods Company Ninth Street Dry Goods Company ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Ninth Street Dry Goods Company showing a girl and boy in traditional Dutch dress with a windmill in the background. Lower right corner says: "Series 103." One of two cards with similar...

11. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture 1928 Photo and caption for a windmill called "Bevo Mill, St. Louis; [b]uilt in 1917."

12. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May 1886 Illustration and description of the business of the "U.S. Wind Engine and Pump Co., manufacturers of and wholesale dealers in Halladay standard wind mills, pumps, pipe, brass goods fittings, rubber and...

13. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 Entry describing the Flint & Walling windmill manufacturing business at 1404 West 11th Street.

14. J. J. Foster J. J. Foster ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for J. J. Foster showing a brown leaf with a tiny image inside it of a woman crossing a bridge in front of a windmill. One of two cards with similar design. Front lower left corner of...

15. G. Bernheimer, Bros. & Co. G. Bernheimer, Bros. & Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for G. Bernheimer, Bros. & Co. showing an image of a house and windmill bordered by flowers and flying birds. Card is embossed. Back of card says: "Bernheimers'. Popular and Progressive...

16. G. Bernheimer, Bros. & Co. G. Bernheimer, Bros. & Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for G. Bernheimer, Bros. & Co. showing an image of a house with a windmill on the water bordered by ivy and birds. Back of card says: "A continuous show of Black Silks. Special for Carnival...

17. Flint & Walling Man'f'g Co. Flint & Walling Man'f'g Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card or brochure for Flint & Walling Man'f'g Co. Brochure is folded and has images on the front and the back. The front says: "The Old Way" and shows many little elf-like people struggling...

18. Fairbanks, Morse & Co. Founded Local Branch 1889 Fairbanks, Morse & Co. Founded Local Branch 1889 1950 Entry describing the Fairbanks, Morse & Company farm implement and machinery maker at 1300 Liberty Street, with such products as conveyors, elevators, and windmills.

19. Eagle M'F'G Co. Eagle M'F'G Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Eagle M'F'G Co. showing a barn and windmill in a snowy field. Front of card says: "Milo J. Althouse, Prest., Geo. F. Wheeler, Vice-Prest., Lucius D. Hinkley, Sec'y & Treas./ The Althouse-Wheeler...

20. Eagle M'F'G Co. Eagle M'F'G Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Eagle M'F'G Co. showing a windmill on a grassy knoll. Front of card says: "Milo J. Althouse, Prest., Geo. F. Wheeler, Vice-Prest., Lucius D. Hinkley, Sec'y & Treas./ The Althouse-Wheeler...