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1. 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...

2. 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,...

3. 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...

4. 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...

5. 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 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," born in New Jersey in 1835 and entering...

6. 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....

7. 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.

8. SC44 Priests of Pallas Collection SC44 Priests of Pallas Collection 1887-2007 This collection contains items relating to the annual Priests of Pallas festival held in Kansas City during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The events were comparable to Mardi Gras in New Orleans...

9. SC7 Missouri Valley Historical Society Records Finding Aid SC7 Missouri Valley Historical Society Records Finding Aid 1830-1940 The Missouri Valley Historical Society (1913-1940) was the successor to the Kansas City Historical Society (1906-1913) and the Early Settler's Society and Historical Association (1896-1906). All these...