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1. A City Divided: The Racial Landscape of Kansas City, 1900-1960 A City Divided: The Racial Landscape of Kansas City, 1900-1960 2002 Section of the chapter which tells about "race men" and "race women" of the 1920s and how they advanced awareness in Kansas City of the existing color lines. Mentioned are L. Amassa Knox, D. A. Holmes,...

2. Biography of Homer B. Roberts (1888-1952), Automobile Dealer Biography of Homer B. Roberts (1888-1952), Automobile Dealer 1999

3. Homer B. Roberts, 1885-1952: An Extradordinary Man Homer B. Roberts, 1885-1952: An Extradordinary Man 2001 Book with photos, illustrations, map, and information about Homer Roberts (1885-1952), one of the first or perhaps the first African American to enter "the retail automobile business in the early 1900's...

4. Homer Roberts and Reuben Street Homer Roberts and Reuben Street 2006 Book excerpt about Homer Roberts and Reuben and Ella Street, early black businesspeople of Kansas City. Roberts was "one of the first African American car salesmen in the country" and Reuben Street was...

5. The History of Black Business in America The History of Black Business in America 1998 One paragraph about Homer Roberts, "one of the first black car dealers," founder of "the Roberts Automobile Company in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1919," one of the city's overall best car salesman, and...