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1. Charples P. Shipley Charples P. Shipley 1912 Photo and bio of Charles Pervine Shipley, or Charles Shipley, "executive head of the Charles P. Shipley Saddlery and Mercantile Company." Born in Ohio in 1864 and coming to Kansas City in 1884 as a leather...

2. Cyrus Sweet Cyrus Sweet 1912 Photo and bio of Cyrus Bardeen Sweet, or Cyrus Sweet, vice-president of the Long-Bell Lumber Company. Born in Illinois in 1861 and coming to Kansas City in 1900 as branch manager of the lumber company...

3. Eugene Rust Eugene Rust 1912 Photo and bio of Eugene Rust, general manager of the Kansas City Stock Yards Company and vice-president of the American Royal Live Stock Show. Born in Maine in 1857 and coming to Kansas City around the...

4. Frank Backstrom Frank Backstrom March 26, 1905 Photo and bio of Frank Backstrom, "one of Kansas City's first merchant tailors," born in Sweden and "president of the International Custom Cutters' Association of America" and Backstrom-Ferguson tailors...

5. Fred Doggett Fred Doggett March 26, 1905 Photo and bio of Fred Doggett, ''proprietor of the Blossom House, one of Kansas City's oldest hotels,'' born in Chicago in 1856 and arriving in Kansas City in 1878 as a railroad worker, becoming president...

6. James Malcolmson James Malcolmson March 26, 1905 Photo and bio of James Waddell Malcolmson, or James Malcolmson, "one of the foremost mining engineers of the country," born in England in 1866 and emigrating to Kansas City (about 1892 as "engineer and...

7. Jonathan Brubaker Jonathan Brubaker March 26, 1905 Photo and bio of Jonathan Brubaker, "often referred to as the 'Hay King,'" starting in the hay business in Kansas City in 1881 and "one of the men who handled the business of building the elegant church...

8. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 1912 Photo and bio of Bruce Dodson, "well known fire and casualty insurance agent," born in Pennsylvania in 1866 and joining "the engineering department of the National Water Works Company," involved "in making...

9. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 1912 Photo and bio of Reverend Michael Dowling, "pastor of St. Aloysius Church, Kansas City, Missouri, and charged with the building of Rockhurst College, under the care of the Society of Jesus," born in Cincinnati...

10. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 1912 Photo and bio of William Culbertson, "attorney and member of the Upper House of the Common Council [or City Council]," born in Rolla, Missouri, in 1874, becoming a newspaper editor arriving in Kansas City...

11. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 1912 Photo and bio of C. Harry Darby, Sr., "manager of the Missouri Boiler Works Company, one of the largest concerns of its kind in the West," born in Washington, D. C., in 1865 and moving to Kansas City as...

12. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 1912 Photo and bio of John Downing, president of the New England Bank, born in Illinois in 1854 and arriving in Kansas City in 1882 as "a bookkeeper for the Armour Banking Company," joining his present company...

13. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 1912 Photo and bio of Charles Craver, "prominent real estate broker of Kansas City," moving to Kansas City in 1897 from Ohio.

14. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 1912 Photo and bio of Charles Sumner Crysler, "prominent attorney and a member of the well known law firm of Harkless, Crysler and Histed," born in New York in 1856.

15. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 1912 Photo and bio of Arnold Cottingham, "owner and manager of the largest individual mule business in the world" and leader of the Kansas City Elks Club, born in Carroll County, Missouri, in 1862.

16. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 1912 Photo and bio of William Cowherd, "Democratic leader, former Mayor of Kansas City, and an attorney of national reputation," born near Lee's Summit in 1860 and becoming the "first assistant prosecuting...

17. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 1912 Photo and bio of John Crowe, "president of the J. R. Crowe Coal and Mining Company," born in Ohio in 1858 and moving to Kansas City in 1898 after establishing his company in Weir City, Kansas.

18. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 1912 Photo and bio of William Davis (1834-1911), "retired farmer and extensive real estate holder," born in Washington County, Missouri, settling on a farm near 55th and Oak Streets before serving as a Confederate...

19. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 1912 Photo and bio of Charles Bergfeldt, "president of the Bergfeldt-Roueche Tailoring Company and one of the leading tailors in Kansas City," born in Sweden.

20. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912 1912 Photo and bio of Robert Edward Ward, or Robert Ward, vice-president of the Kansas City Press Club. Born in Golden City, Missouri in 1877 and becoming a newspaper reporter in Kansas City and founder of...