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1. Antoine Robidoux Antoine Robidoux 1997 Biographical chapter about Antoine Robidoux (1794-1860), a Southwestern fur trader and early settler of Saint Joseph, Missouri. He was a native of Florissant, Missouri (a suburb of Saint Louis, Missouri)...

2. August Meyer August Meyer 1908 Biographical sketch of August Meyer (1851-1905), a civil engineer and native of Saint Louis, Missouri, coming to Kansas City in 1881 as a mining investor and co-founder of the park board and the park and...

3. August Meyer August Meyer 1906 Biographical sketch of August Meyer, "President of the United Chemical and Zinc Company" in Kansas City. Description of his life and career, born in Saint Louis, Missouri, in 1851 and gaining wealth as...

4. Ceran St. Vrain Ceran St. Vrain 1997 Biographical chapter of the book about Ceran Saint Vrain, or Ceran St. Vrain (1802-1870), a fur trader native to the area of Saint Louis, Missouri raised partly with the family of Bernard Pratte, Sr. He...

5. Charles Bent Charles Bent 1997 Biographical chapter in the book about Charles Bent (1799-1847), "fur trapper and trader, Santa Fe trader, part owner of Bent's Fort on the Arkansas [River], and governor of New Mexico." He was a native...

6. Charles Riley Charles Riley 1876 Portrait and biographical sketch of Charles Valentine Riley, or Charles Riley (1843-1895), the "father of economic entomology" and "State entomologist of Missouri" starting in 1868. Native of England emigrating...

7. Community Image in the History of Saint Louis and Kansas City Community Image in the History of Saint Louis and Kansas City 1969 Dissertation toward a doctorate degree for the University of Missouri-Columbia comparing the history of community images in Kansas City and Saint Louis, Missouri. Extensive descriptions of Kansas City...

8. Confederate Military History [and Extended Edition] Confederate Military History [and Extended Edition] //1988 (1899 in first edition) Biographical sketch of Confederate soldier Charles Basye of Saint Louis, "born at Weston, Platte county, in 1844" and fighting in several battles during the war, moving thereafter to Salt Lake City, Utah,...

9. Confederate Military History Extended Edition Confederate Military History Extended Edition //1988 (1899 in first edition) Biographical sketch of Walter Pannill, "a veteran of the army of Northern Virginia," born in Virginia and moving to Saint Louis, Missouri, in 1872.

10. Confederate Military History Extended Edition Confederate Military History Extended Edition //1988 (1899 in first edition) Biographical sketch of Minor Meriwether, a Confederate veteran and "prominent attorney of St. Louis," born in Kentucky in 1827 and moving to Saint Louis, Missouri, in 1883.

11. Confederate Military History Extended Edition Confederate Military History Extended Edition //1988 (1899 in first edition) Biographical sketch of Charles Moffett, a Confederate veteran born in Georgia in 1834 and moving to Saint Louis, Missouri, in 1883 as a businessman.

12. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Biography of Sara Teasdale (1884-1933), a poet born in Saint Louis, Missouri, one of the nation's most prominent female poets from the 1900s to the 1930s.

13. Encyclopedia of History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Photo and bio of Thomas Richeson, a lead smelting executive born in Virginia in 1820 and moving to Saint Louis, Missouri in 1843.

14. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Portrait and biographical sketch of Herman Laumeier, a merchant born in Germany in 1827 and moving to Saint Louis, Missouri, in 1831.

15. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 History of "Lynch's Negro Pen," "the name given to an old-time slave market in St. Louis, conducted by Bernard M. Lynch," in operation until 1861 in Saint Louis.

16. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Portrait and biographical sketch of Louis Nollau (1810-1869), "clergyman and philanthropist" born in Prussia in 1810 and emigrating to Saint Louis, Missouri, in 1837.

17. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Photo and biographical sketch of Henry Turner (1811-1881), "soldier, public official and broker" of Saint Louis, Missouri. Native of Virginia moving to Fort Des Moines, Iowa in the 1830s as a dragoon and...

18. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Biographical sketch of Colonel Stephen Watts Kearny, (1793-1848), "one of the most illustrious of American soldiers," involved with Colonel Alexander Doniphan in the Mexican War. Description of his life...

19. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Biographical sketch of Joseph Robidoux (1783-1868), "merchant and trader, and the founder of the city of St. Joseph, Missouri." Native of Saint Louis, Missouri traveling up the Missouri River as a fur...

20. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Photo and bio of Peter Saussenthaler (1844-1899), a Saint Louis "manufacturer" and native of Germany becoming "manager of the office of the old Bavarian Brewery, of which the great Anheuser-Busch Brewing...