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1. Annual Review of Greater Kansas City Illustrated, 1908 Annual Review of Greater Kansas City Illustrated, 1908 1908 Photos and description of the general charity industry in Kansas City and various charitable institutions such as Associated Charities (at 1115 Charlotte Street), the Catholic Ladies' Aid Society (in the...

2. Charles Lockridge Charles Lockridge 1908 Biographical sketch of Charles Richard Lockridge, or Charles Lockridge, organizer of the Commercial Bank and overseer of his father's estate, born in Kansas City in 1860. Description of his father, Thomas...

3. George Battell George Battell 1908 Biographical sketch of George Battell (1856-1902), "a partner in the Zahner & Battell Manufacturing Company, manufacturers of metal specialties and stoves" and a hardware store at 940 Main Street, moving...

4. George Hallett George Hallett 1908 Biographical sketch of George Hallett (1842~1900), "a capitalist living retired in Kansas City for over twenty years," a native of Vermont and coming to Kansas City in 1880, that year opening a "business...

5. James Kenmuir James Kenmuir 1908 Biographical sketch of James Kenmuir (1838-1902), "associated with the jewelry trade" of Kansas City, a native of Ireland emigrating to Kansas City in 1873 with "a store on Main Street" between 7th and...

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 David Thomson, usually called D. P. Thomson, a professional photographer. Born in Ray County, Missouri in 1849 and coming to Kansas City in 1873 as part owner of "the photograph...

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 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."...

8. 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...

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 Sebastian Gardner, "the first hardware merchant here" in Kansas City, born in Cincinnati in 1841 and arriving here in 1866 and running the business "for over forty years, his store...

10. 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 William Gaskill (1851-1902), a retired sawmill owner in Kansas City, a native of New York coming here in 1887 and establishing "a restaurant on Missouri avenue near...

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 Thomas Ridge, an insurance salesman and former hardware merchant in Kansas City. Born in Kansas City in 1859 as a son of Dr. Isaac Ridge and raised at 21st and Woodland Avenues and 910...

12. 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 Bryant, a businessman in various industries, born in Independence in 1855, starting his career in Kansas City with "Matt, Foster and Company, dealers in books and stationery on Main...

13. 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 Louis Rock, or William Rock, "president of the William L. Rock Flower Company," the "second largest of Chicago" in its line of business. Born in Ohio in 1865 and coming to...

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 Dr. Henry Morrison (1843-1900 ca.), a druggist and former physician in Kansas City with residence at 505 West 16th Street. Native of Maryland coming to Kansas City about 1869 as...

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 Archibald Pearson, a native of Tennessee coming to Kansas City in 1883 as proprietor of "the leading retail millinery house in Kansas City" at 1006 Main Street.

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 George Wollaston (1842-1907), "a well known contractor and builder of Kansas City." Native of Delaware coming here in 1883 as a building contractor and Union Civil War veteran with...

17. 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. Joseph Horigan, a physician "born in Georgetown, District of Columbia, [or Washington, D. C.], January 16, 1864," and coming to Kansas City in 1888, opening an office that year...

18. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Louis Hartman, "a well known contractor and member of the city council of Kansas City." He was born in Pettis County, Missouri, in 1864 and came to Kansas City in 1884 as a carpenter,...

19. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Captain John Branham, "the oldest captain on the police force of Kansas City, having been connected with the department for thirty-four years." He was born in Columbia, Missouri,...

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 Pierre Brown (1857-1903), "proprietor of Brown's Business College of Kansas City," a native of Clarinda, Iowa, arriving in Kansas City in 1868, "engaged in teaching in Spalding's...