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1. Cecil Brothers Cecil Brothers 1879 Description of a business located at 425 Walnut Street carrying hay and grain. The three brothers who own this business are J. B. Cecil, H. C. Ceci,l and A. R. Cecil.

2. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Index 1938 Biographical sketch of Benjamin Christopher, co-partner of B. C. Christopher & Company at the Board of Trade Building who was born in 1881 in Kansas City, a partner of the Swan Art Company in 1890 until...

3. Columbian Stock Powders Develop Finer Livestock: Kansas City Products Sold All over America Columbian Stock Powders Develop Finer Livestock: Kansas City Products Sold All over America 1950 Description and photos of the Columbian Powders livestock feed company at 1457-1463 Genesee Street, established in 1888.

4. Diamond Mills Diamond Mills 1879 Description of a business located at the corner of Santa Fe and 8th Street that manufactures flour.

5. Duncan Tait Duncan Tait 1896 Biographical sketch of Duncan Tait, "supervising grain inspector of Missouri at Kansas City." Born in Canada in 1868 and raised in Taitville, Missouri before coming to Kansas City in 1893 as a miller.

6. Facts about Kansas City Facts about Kansas City May 1923 General information on Kansas City, including its history and present economy. Many statistics.

7. 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...

8. George Schaefer George Schaefer 1896 Biographical sketch of George Schaefer, a realtor of Kansas City. Born in Germany in 1844 and raised in Kansas City as a blacksmith apprentice before becoming a meat and feed grain dealer at 10th and Main...

9. 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...

10. Greater Kansas City Official Year Book 1904-05 Greater Kansas City Official Year Book 1904-05 1905 Article about Kansas City as a milling town, citing its ranking as second in the nation in flour production.

11. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Photo and bio of Alpha Alvinis Bainbridge, or Alpha Bainbridge, a farmer and later grain market investor in the Kansas City area in the 1860s and 1870s.

12. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Photo and bio of William Vaughan, a grain executive and builder of "Elevator 'A,' the first elevator built and successfully operated in the Missouri valley." Born in Virginia in 1829 and raised in Clay...

13. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Portrait and biographical sketch of Henry Latshaw, president of the Kansas City Board of Trade in 1871 and a Missouri state representative in 1870. Born in Canada in 1835 and serving the Union in the Civil...

14. 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...

15. 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...

16. Jones-Hettelsater Construction Jones-Hettelsater Construction 1950 Description of the Jones-Hettelsater Construction Company ("designers and builders for flour and feed millers"), established in 1920 by A. R. Hettelsater, president, and the late E. N. Jones, with photos,...

17. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 Manufacturers of high grades of flour on gradual reduction system, Broadway, corner Twenty-second Street.

18. Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men 1925 Photo and bio of James Nelson Russell, or James Russell, "President of the Russell Grain Company." Born in Glasgow, Missouri in 1881 and raised in Kansas City, joining his father's grain business in 1901...

19. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Caricature of J. A. Brubaker, head of the J. A. Brubaker & Company hay and grain business.

20. 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...