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1. George Schaefer George Schaefer 1908 Photo and bio of George Schaefer (1844-1897), a native of Germany growing up in Kansas City and becoming a blacksmith and later "proprietor of a feed store at the site of the old family home on Main and...

2. George Schaefer George Schaefer 1908 Photo and bio of George Schaefer (1844-1897), a former builder, grain and meat dealer, and blacksmith of Kansas City. Native of Germany emigrating to Kansas City in 1856 with his parents at their residence...

3. John McCoy, Jr. John McCoy, Jr. 1908 Photo and bio of John Calvin McCoy, Jr., or John McCoy, Jr. (1853-1905), former "president of the Stock Yards Exchange." Native Kansas Citian and son of John Calvin McCoy, Sr., starting out as a grain...

4. 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 Reynolds (1846-1905), a realtor and grain dealer. Native of Ohio coming to Kansas City in 1872 engaged "in the manufacture of hay machinery and to a jobbing trade in seeds...

5. 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 John Robinson (1847-1902), a grain merchant born in New York City and coming to Kansas City in 1885, residing at 600 East 36th Street.

6. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of V. M. Murphey, "conducting business under the name of the Murphey Coal & Feed Company at Twentieth and Forest streets." Born in Mississippi in 1862 and coming to Kansas City in 1883...

7. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Celsus Moss, "president of the Moss Grain Company" with residence at 407 Jackson Avenue. Born in Kingsville, Missouri in 1869 and coming to Kansas City in 1880 with his parents before...

8. 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 Abudah Fudge (1853-1906), "engaged in the wholesale produce business," a native of Shelby County, Missouri, starting in the grain industry in Cass County before establishing his store...

9. 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 Waldron, "one of the well known grain merchants of Kansas City, being the proprietor of the Waldron Grain Company." Born in Saint Louis in 1876 and coming here in 1890 as...

10. 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 Thomas Brodnax, "the senior partner of the wholesale shipping and exporting firm of Brodnax & McLiney." He was born in Alabama in 1859 and arrived in Kansas City in 1887 in the grain industry,...

11. 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 Howard Vanderslice, "president of the Vanderslice-Lynds Mercantile Company." Born in Kentucky in 1853 and coming to Kasnas City in 1890 in the "feed, coal and ice business."

12. Kansas City, Missouri: Pictorial and Biographical Kansas City, Missouri: Pictorial and Biographical 1908 Photo and bio of John Robinson (1847-1902), a former grain dealer in Kansas City. Native of New York City coming here in 1883 and co-founding the business later "known as the Hall-Baker Grain Company"...