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101. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Edward Groves, "serving as alderman of Kansas City from the second ward" of the City Council, born in England in 1849 and emigrating to Kansas City in 1880 as a general contractor,...

102. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of John Dennis Nead, or John Nead, a retired tobacco merchant born in Kentucky in 1847 and coming to Kansas City in 1871 "as teacher of bookkeeping" at "the Kansas City Commercial College."...

103. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Judge Jules Guinotte, "judge of the probate court in Kansas City," born "in the old Guinotte homestead" at 4th and Troost Avenues in 1855 as "a son of Joseph and Aimee (Brichaut)...

104. 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 Judge Azariah Budd (1824-1890), "whose memory will be ever perpetuated in Budd park, of Kansas City," a lawyer and judge in Missouri, retiring to Kansas City in 1879, with a description...

105. 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 Dr. George Halley, a surgeon born in Canada in 1839 and coming to Kansas City about 1870, becoming a medical professor at "the College of Physicians & Surgeons."

106. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of William Caffery, organizer of the Kansas City Portland Cement Company in 1905. He moved to Kansas City in 1886 from Detroit and was engaged in the hardware business in Michigan....

107. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Judge Willard Hall, Jr., "widely recognized as one of the most distinguished lawyers of Missouri," who was born in Saint Joseph in 1851 as the son of "Governor Willard P. Hall, of...

108. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Augustus Chouteau (1814-1887), a fur trader and realtor from Saint Louis, retiring in Kansas City in 1878, a nephew of Pierre Chouteau.

109. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Dr. John Jackson (1834-1890), a surgeon and native of Maryland who moved to Missouri in 1859 and served in the Civil War before "buil[ding] up the first railway hospital system ever...

110. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Matthew Butler, a railroad businessman from New York, retiring to Kansas City in about 1879, engaging for a short time in real estate.

111. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of John Gage, Sr., "now one of the oldest practitioners at the bar of Kansas City." He was born in New Hampshire in 1835 and came to Kansas City in 1859, becoming "the first president...

112. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Harry Child, a yard master of the Kansas City Stockyards, moving to Kansas City in 1859 from Illinois and later becoming vice-president of the Kansas City Savings & Loan Association....

113. 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 James Greenwood, "author, educator, and lecturer," who was born in Illinois in 1837 and started out as a teacher before coming to Kansas City in 1874 as superintendent of the Kansas City...

114. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of George Bunting, "president of the Bunting-Stone Hardware Company, of Kansas City," a native of Galveston, Texas, raised in Tennessee, and starting work as a traveling salesman, founding...

115. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Dr. C. Lester Hall, a physician born in Arrow Rock, Missouri, in 1845 and coming to Kansas City in 1890 as a Confederate veteran.

116. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Ira Hedrick, "a civil engineer, who is making a specialty of the building of bridges and viaducts," born in Illinois in 1868 and coming to Kansas City about 1892, becoming "president...

117. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Henry Brunner, "president of the H. J. Brunner Hardware Company," a native of Germany moving to Kansas City in 1876, establishing "a repair shop at No. 903 Main street," also starting...

118. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Portrait and biographical sketch of James Hurt (1828-1884), a businessman native to Kentucky and coming to Kansas City in 1870 and "erect[ing] a large wholesale house and a hotel" that year, later "embark[ing]...

119. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Peyton Smith, a retired farmer of Kansas City born in Ohio in 1832 and coming to Jackson County after serving the Union in the Civil War.

120. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of John Nuckols, 80-year-old "United States commissioner at Kansas City." Born in Kentucky in 1828 and coming to Kansas City in 1889 as a farmer before being appointed to his federal...