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1. Biography of John F. Richards (1834-1922), Hardware Store Owner Biography of John F. Richards (1834-1922), Hardware Store Owner 1999

2. Colonel John Conover, 1835-1914 Colonel John Conover, 1835-1914 December 1923 Photo and biographical article about Colonel John Conover (1835-1914), president of the Missouri Valley Historical Society and co-executive with Colonel John F. Richards of the Richards & Conover Hardware...

3. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Portrait and biographical sketch of Colonel John Conover, a Union officer in Kansas during the Civil War and originally from New Jersey. He became co-head of Richards & Conover Hardware Company in Leavenworth,...

4. J. F. Richards, Self-Made: Richards-Conover Founder, Orphan at 12 J. F. Richards, Self-Made: Richards-Conover Founder, Orphan at 12 Winter//1970 Photo and biographical article about John Francisco Richards, or John Richards (1834-1922), founder and president of the Richards & Conover Hardware Company. Native of Virginia raised in Saint Louis and...

5. John F. Richards John F. Richards n.d. Portrait view of John Richards, identified as “Kansas City Pioneers†with name written on back of photograph.

6. John F. Richards: Son-in-Law of Zenas Leonard John F. Richards: Son-in-Law of Zenas Leonard March//1969 History of the Richards & Conover hardware distribution and sales company starting in Leavenworth and moving to Kansas City in 1875, with illustrations and photo and description of John Richards, the company's...

7. John Francisco Richards John Francisco Richards December 1923 Description of the early history of the Richards & Conover Hardware Company, established in Leavenworth before the Civil War and in Kansas City by 1875 at 424 Delaware Street. Company founded by John Francisco...

8. Kansas City, Missouri: Pictorial and Biographical Kansas City, Missouri: Pictorial and Biographical 1908 Photo and bio of Colonel John Conover, "of the Richards & Conover Hardware Company of Kansas City, who have the largest wholesale trade in that line west of St. Louis," describing his life and career....

9. Obituary for Mrs. Hugh Carnes Smith Obituary for Mrs. Hugh Carnes Smith November 2, 1952 Obituary for Mrs. Hugh Carnes Smith, or Mrs. Hugh Smith, the daughter of Colonel John Conover of the Richards and Conover Hardware Company, with information about other descendants of him.

10. The Kansas City Centennial The Kansas City Centennial 1950 History of the Richards & Conover hardware company expanding into Kansas City in 1875, distributing hardware and steel, with illustrations and photos (including Joseph Woodmansee, president since 1943)....