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121. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Joseph Lafayette Norman, or Joseph Norman, "president of the school board of Kansas City, Missouri." Born in Illinois in 1841 and coming to Westport in 1859 (with a farm at 40th...

122. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of John Edward Thomes, or John Thomes (1846-1893), a railroad engineer and native of New York City coming to Kansas City in 1891.

123. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Henry Crawford Tripp, or Henry Tripp, "a cigar manufacturer and wholesale dealer of Kansas City." Born in Canada in 1843 and coming here in 1867 with a cigar factory built at 16th...

124. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Photo and bio of Edward Trickett, "first warden of Kansas City." Born in West Virginia (then Virginia) in 1840 and coming to Kansas City in 1866, joining the fire department in 1875 as "foreman of hook...

125. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of John Thomas (1836-1890), a real estate investor of Kansas City. Native of Columbus, Missouri coming to Kansas City around the 1850s as a preacher before entering the dry goods business...

126. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of George Titchenal, "a grading contractor" of Kansas City. Born in Illinois in 1849 and coming to Kansas City in 1886 as a railroad grader.

127. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Photo and bio of Dr. Stanley Newhouse, a physician born in Ohio in 1877 and coming to Kansas City in 1880 with his parents.

128. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Francis Hayward, a lawyer and legal author, born in New Hampshire in 1856 and moving to Kansas about 1882 and then to Kansas City in 1887, becoming city counselor in 1905.

129. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Andrew Baker, "a Kansas City capitalist" especially in apartments and other residential real estate, moving to Kansas City in 1869 "as conductor on the Missouri Pacific Railroad,"...

130. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Dr. Carl Jackson, "physician and surgeon, practicing in Kansas City," born here in 1877 and serving in the Spanish-American War before returning here as a doctor in 1901, "appointed...

131. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Dr. William Foster, "dean of the Homeopathic Medical College and one of the most distinguished homeopathic practitioners west of the Mississippi," born in Iowa in 1841 and coming...

132. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Hiram Barkley, formerly "engaged in the [agricultural] business," arriving in Kansas City in 1895 with "the Rhoades-Barkley Company" at 1311 Hickory Street.

133. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Michael Hofmann (1828-1890), proprietor of a "wholesale liquor business here" in Kansas City, a native of Germany emigrating to America in 1854 and coming to Kansas City in 1881,...

134. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Thomas Barham, "secretary of the W. R. Pickering Lumber Company and thus active in control of one of the extensive lumber interests of the great Mississippi valley," entering "business...

135. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Robert Edward Ball, or Robert Ball, "former president of the Kansas City Bar Association and recognized as one of the able members of a bar which has numbered many distinguished...

136. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Portrait and biographical sketch of Colonel George Gross, "a Confederate veteran of the Civil war," who was born in Arkansas in 1847 and came to Kansas City in 1874 as a salesman for hardware stores including...

137. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Josiah Baker, formerly "identified with agricultural interests at Lee[']s Summit, having come to Jackson county, Missouri, in 1882."

138. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Edward Groves, "serving as alderman of Kansas City from the second ward" of the City Council, born in England in 1849 and emigrating to Kansas City in 1880 as a general contractor,...

139. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of John Dennis Nead, or John Nead, a retired tobacco merchant born in Kentucky in 1847 and coming to Kansas City in 1871 "as teacher of bookkeeping" at "the Kansas City Commercial College."...

140. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Judge Jules Guinotte, "judge of the probate court in Kansas City," born "in the old Guinotte homestead" at 4th and Troost Avenues in 1855 as "a son of Joseph and Aimee (Brichaut)...