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1. Andrew French Andrew French 1888 Biographical sketch of Andrew French, "president of the French Commission Company." He was born in Cooper County, Missouri, in 1844, and came to Kansas City in 1868 "as assistant editor of the 'Kansas...

2. August Meyer August Meyer 1888 Portrait and biographical sketch of August Meyer, "president of the consolidated Kansas City Smelting and Refining Company" in the Armourdale industrial district of Kansas City, Kansas. Native of Saint...

3. B'nai Jehudah Temple City Directory Entry B'nai Jehudah Temple City Directory Entry 1888 Entry for the "Synagogue, Oak, sw. cor. 11th," (the B'nai Jehudah Temple).

4. Biographical sketch of Thomas Green Biographical sketch of Thomas Green 1888 Biographical sketch of Thomas Green, a grocer and co-founder of the T. Green Grocery Company who was born Ireland in 1837 and emigrated to Kansas City in 1858, starting out as a carpenter and then entering...

5. Biographical Sketch of Thomas Hanna Biographical Sketch of Thomas Hanna 1888 Portrait and biographical sketch of Thomas Hanna, a co-founder and executive of the dry goods business of Tootle, Hanna & Company. He was born in Kentucky in 1829 and came to Kansas City in 1868, also...

6. Colonel Robert Van Horn Colonel Robert Van Horn 1888 Photo and bio of Colonel Robert Thompson Van Horn, or Robert Van Horn, a national representative and former mayor of Kansas City. Born in Pennsylvania in 1824 and coming to Kansas City in 1855 as owner...

7. Frank H. Kump Frank H. Kump 1888 Portrait and biographical sketch of Frank Hubbard Kump, or Frank Kump, a retired soda water bottler selling his business "to the Heim Brewing Company" in 1884. Born in Prussia, Germany in 1834 and emigrating...

8. H. Probst H. Probst 1888 Meyer Brothers Drug Company building (at 424, 426, and 428 West 5th Street) and the "new synagogue" of the Episcopal Trinity Church were designed by architect H. Probst.

9. H. Probst City Directory Entry H. Probst City Directory Entry 1888 Entry for "H. Probst, architect and superintendent. References:--K. C. F. S. & M. R. R. general offices; New Synagogue [or B'nai Jehudah Temple], Trinity Church, Meyer Bros. Drug Co."

10. Hannibal Bridge Opening Hannibal Bridge Opening 1888 Description of the Hannibal Bridge's opening in 1869. "[T]he Missouri River Bridge, the first across that stream, was opened July 3."

11. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Photo and bio of Charles Whitehead, a real estate developer (developing Whitehead Place and other subdivisions) of Kansas City with residence at 1312 Pennsylvania Avenue. Born in England in 1842 and emigrating...

12. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Biographical sketch of William Warner, "member of Congress from the Fifth Congressional District." Born in Wisconsin in 1839 and coming to Kansas City as a lawyer and Union Civil War veteran before becoming...

13. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Biographical sketch of David Thomson, or D. P. Thomson, "the well known photographer of Kansas City" born near Knoxville, Missouri in 1849 and coming here in 1873 with shop at 610 Main Street.

14. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Biographical sketch of Daniel Twitchell, a lawyer born in Michigan in 1834 and coming to Kansas City in 1867.

15. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Portrait and biographical sketch of Colonel Thomas Crittenden, governor of Missouri, born in Kentucky in 1834, arriving in Missouri in 1857 as a lawyer and becoming involved in the Civil War, moving to...

16. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Photo and bio of Dr. Joshua Thorne, "the oldest practicing physician in Kansas City," born in England in 1832 and emigrating to Kansas City in 1859.

17. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Portrait and biographical sketch of Thomas Bryant, a Missouri state senator arriving in Kansas City in 1867 from Kentucky and Independence, elected to office in 1880, with descriptions of his legislative...

18. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Portrait and biographical sketch of Judge Charles Dobson, a lawyer and former Linn County judge. He was born in West Virginia (then Virginia) in 1848, moved to Missouri in 1854 and to Kansas City in 1879,...

19. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Photo and bio of Major William Towers, "president of the Consolidated Cattle Growers' Association of the United States." Born in Georgeia in 1842 and coming to Kansas City as a Confederate veteran.

20. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Portrait and biographical sketch of Joseph Chick, a store merchant and banker, moving to Jackson County in 1836, engaged in business with Northrup & Chick and the National Bank of Kansas City, among other...