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121. William Gentry William Gentry 1877 Portrait and mention of William Gentry, "of Pettis [County, Missouri, nominated in 1874], for Governor."

122. William Foster William Foster 1896 Photo and bio of Dr. William Davis Foster, or William Foster, "one of the most eminent members of the medical profession and successful practitioners of Kansas City," born in Iowa in 1841 and moving to...

123. William Forster William Forster 1896 Photo and bio of Dr. William Forster, "homeopathic physician and surgeon," born in Denmark in 1856 and emigrating to America about 1867, arriving in Kansas City in 1885 as a doctor.

124. William Crowell William Crowell 1885 Short sketch of the late Reverend William Crowell, a "distinguished preacher and editor and author" for the Baptist Church in Missouri, including the General Association meeting in Cooper County in 1858...

125. William Creason William Creason March 25, 1905 Photo and bio of William Creason, formerly in "charge of the wholesale orders of the Long, Bell Lumber Company" in Kansas City around 1900, later organizing the Adair County Lumber Company in Kirksville,...

126. William Cowherd William Cowherd 1968 Photo and bio of William Cowherd (1860-1915), mayor from 1892 to 1893 and national representative from Missouri starting in 1896. He was born near Lee's Summit and came to Kansas City as a lawyer in the...

127. William Chrisman Residence William Chrisman Residence 1877 Illustration of "the residence of Wm. Chrisman, Independence, Missouri," in the country.

128. William Chrisman William Chrisman 1896 Photo and bio of William Chrisman, a Jackson County lawyer and native of Kentucky moving to Missouri in 1848, involved in many area banks, engaged as the president of the Chrisman-Sawyer Banking Company,...

129. William Chiles William Chiles 1896 Biographical sketch of William Chiles, "the owner of one of the finest farms of Jackson county," a one-time companion of William Quantrill during the Civil War on a trip to Missouri from Texas, after the...

130. William Chappell William Chappell 1896 Biographical sketch of Dr. William Edwin Chappell, or William Chappell, a native of Kentucky and a physician in Kansas City starting in 1881, residing at 906 East 6th Street.

131. William Bridges Thayer In Memoriam William Bridges Thayer In Memoriam 1909 Photo and obituary entry for William Thayer (1852-1907), "a member of the Emery, Bird, Thayer Dry Goods Company" of Kansas City and native of Louisville.

132. William Bonnifield William Bonnifield 1968 Portrait and biographical sketch of William Bonnifield (1814-1875), mayor of Kansas City for one month in 1863, arriving in the city "about the end of the 1850's, being interested in mining with the McGee...

133. William Bernard William Bernard 1896 Biographical sketch of Judge William Bernard, a realtor in Westport, former judge (1873) of Jackson County, former mayor (1869) of Westport, and early settler of northwestern Missouri, born in Virginia...

134. William Bent William Bent May 14, 1905 Photo of William Bent in 1869 at Fort Dodge with Arapaho Indians.

135. William Bent William Bent May 21, 1905 Photo and chapter of the book about William Bent (1809-1869), a prolific fur trapper, Indian trader, mountain man, and Santa Fe Trail freighter.

136. William B. Strang, Jr. William B. Strang, Jr. 1999 Photo and bio of William B. Strang, Jr., or William Strang, "dreamer, visionary, inventor, real estate and community developer, prometer, and entrepreneur-on-a-shoe string" coming to Kansas City from New...

137. William B. Knight William B. Knight 1888 Portrait and biographical sketch of William Baker Knight, or William Knight, engaged in "the projection, planning and construction of the public improvements and the cable railway system of Kansas City."...

138. William Allen White, Author of "In Our Town" William Allen White, Author of "In Our Town" July//1906 Photo of William Allen White, or William White, author of the book "In Our Town."

139. William Allen White Book Award William Allen White Book Award Photos, illustrations, and information on the William Allen White Children's Book Award established in 1952 at the Kansas State Teachers College in Emporia, Kansas for children's books authors.

140. William Alexander William Alexander March 22, 1905 Biographical sketch of William Alexander, a cabinetmaker in Kansas City starting in 1885 with a shop "on West Ninth street," also "a valued member of various fraternal organizations, being connected with...