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161. 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 Joseph Hoover, "extensively identified with the bridge building interests between the Mississippi river and Colorado" as well as "the Canton Bridge Company with headquarters at Kansas...

162. 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 Pence Snyder, or George Snyder, "vice president and secretary of the Urie-Snyder Iron Works Company." Born in Indiana in 1861 and coming to Kansas City about 1879 "in the...

163. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Frederick Huttig, Jr., "president and general manager of the Western Sash & Door Company," born in Iowa in 1872 and coming to Kansas City in 1892, taking over the company after his...

164. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of James Slavens (1838-1905), a meat packing pioneer and former mayor, city treasurer of Kansas City. Native of Indiana coming here in 1866 as a lawyer and Union Civil War veteran with...

165. 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 Green, a railroad worker born in England in 1833 and "numbered among the heroes of the English wars in India". He emigrated to Kansas City about 1881, "establishing his home...

166. 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. Bruno Sulzbacher, a physician native to New Mexico and coming to Kansas City around 1890.

167. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Charles Heite, "vice president of the W. L. Rock Flower Company," born in Illinois in 1869 and coming to Kansas City with his family in 1880, joining his father's greenhouse business...

168. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Albert Smith (1843-1895), a merchant, railroad agent, and realtor of Kansas City. Native of Buffalo raised here and becoming a general freight agent of the Union Pacific Railroad...

169. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Elmer Hairgrove, a lawyer born in Illinois in 1861 and coming to Kansas City in 1900.

170. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Wentworth Griffin, "superintendent of the streets in Kansas City," born in Ohio in 1872 and coming to Kansas City with his parents about 1887 and becoming a lawyer.

171. 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 George Smith (1848-1906), former "executive head of the Smith-McCord-Townsend Dry Goods Company" in Kansas City. Native of Cooper County, Missouri coming here as a grocer and later as...

172. 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 Alfred Suydam, "proprietor of the Up-to-Date Bakery at Nos. 2402 to 2412 Vine street," called "the second largest establishment of this character in Kansas City." Born in Illinois in 1860...

173. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Frederick Griffith, a lawyer and former journalist who was born in West Virginia in 1877 and came to Kansas City in 1887 as "a newsboy, hustling papers on the streets." He worked...

174. 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 Edward Stevenson, or George Stevenson, a lumber executive. Born in Michigan in 1876 and ocming to Kansas City in 1905 as founder of "the G. E. Stevenson Lumber Company" with...

175. 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 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...

176. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Albert Sills, "a member of the firm of Sills, Northup & Company, operating extensively in real estate in Kansas City." Born in Canada in 1855 and emigrating here about 1879 as a...

177. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of William Smith, a real estate investor and street railway and construction industry executive. Born near New York City in 1836 and coming to Kansas City in 1866 as founder of "the...

178. 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 M. Freeman Smith, "secretary of Atmospheric Condensation Company of Kansas City." Born in Michigan in 1865 and coming to Kansas City in 1903 as a traveling salesman before joining his...

179. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of William Snead (1849-1894), a Texas grocer leaving his wife in her native Carrollton, Missouri before coming to Kansas City in 1896 with residence at 2224 Troost Avenue.

180. 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 Ernst Stoeltzing, "a retired hardware merchant." Born in Germany in 1842 and emigrating to Kansas City in 1866 as a tinner before establishing his hardware store in 1868 at 1415 Grand...