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1908 (28)

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1. Charles Raber Charles Raber 1908 Biographical sketch of Charles Raber, a retired western freighter, brewery worker, and billiard hall keeper residing at 3818 Genesee Street. Born in Switzerland in 1841 and emigrating to Westport in 1855...

2. Edward Graves Edward Graves 1908 Photo and bio of Edward Graves, "a real-estate dealer and builder" born in Virginia in 1824 and moving to Missouri about 1834 and then to Kansas City about 1871. Description of his renovation and construction...

3. John Kelly John Kelly 1908 Biographical sketch of John Kelly, a hotelier and former railroad conductor born in Ireland in 1839 and emigrating to Kansas City in 1869. Description of his later career as hotel manager of "the Morrison...

4. Joseph Raach Joseph Raach 1908 Biographical sketch of Joseph Raach, operator of "the Business System Store, in which he handles exclusively office equipments, business systems and appliances and represents almost every manufacturer...

5. Kansas City Veterinary College Kansas City Veterinary College 1908 History of the Kansas City Veterinary College, founded in 1891 at the Schutte Building on Grand Avenue, moving to 310 East 12th Street the next year, and in 1896 to 1404 Holmes Street with an annex at...

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 Clarence Fletcher (1863-1907), "late vice president and secretary of the C. J. Fletcher Grocery Company of Kansas City." He was born in Toronto, Canada, and moved to Saint Joseph...

7. 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...

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 Lowell Goodman, "acknowledged an authority concerning the cultivation of fruit" and president of the American Pomological Society, with headquarters at Kansas City, born in Michigan in...

9. 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 Milton Rankin, proprietor of a "rapidly increasing business in house furnishing goods and stoves." Born in Oswego, Kasnas in 1868 and coming to Kansas City in 1892 "as collector" for the...

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 Victor Floweree, "president and treasurer of the Urban Construction Company," a native of Mississippi coming to Kansas City in 1888 as an employee of "the old Metropolitan Grand Avenue...

11. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Con Murphy, "engaged in the livery business at No. 1309 Walnut street in Kansas City" (first at 555 Grand Avenue) with residence at 3102 East 23rd Street. Born in Ireland in 1848...

12. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Philip Gleisner, "a prominent grocery merchant, located at No. 1500 Locust street," and previously at 15th Street, born in Iowa in 1867 and arriving in Kansas City about 1888, starting...

13. 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 Coleman (1831-1902), a Confederate veteran and native of Kentucky, after engaged in farming in Jackson County and then purchasing "a livery stable at Seventeenth and Grand avenue"...

14. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of David Morr, "president and general manager of the D. A. Morr Transfer & Storage Company" at 2114-2120 Central Street (formerly at 1328-1330 Grand Avenue). Born in Ohio in 1866 and...

15. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Emerson Monk, "formerly an active factor in Kansas City" as a carpenter and later "hardware and farm implement" merchant at 1613 Grand Avenue. Born in Canada in 1848 and emigrating...

16. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of W. E. Oliver, "engaged extensively and successfully in the sale of horses and mules." Born in West Virginia in 1869 and growing up in Olathe, Kansas before coming to Kansas City...

17. 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 Hall, "one of the old and well known residents of Kansas City," born in Connecticut in 1829 and coming to Kansas City in 1868 as a Union Civil War veteran, residing at 1122 and 1124...

18. 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 Warneke (1833-1886), a pioneer baker of Kansas City. Native of Germany emigrating to Independence, Missouri in 1865 as a baker before coming to Kansas City the next year with his...

19. 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 Warneke, "part owner and actively interested in the management of an extensive bakery business." Born in Saint Louis in 1861 and raised in Kansas City before taking over his father's...

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 Charles Kornbrodt, "of the Kornbrodt Kornice Kompany of Kansas City," born in Germany in 1860 and emigrating to Kansas City in 1885, opening his business in 1898 on Grand Avenue...