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41. George Schaefer George Schaefer 1896 Biographical sketch of George Schaefer, a realtor of Kansas City. Born in Germany in 1844 and raised in Kansas City as a blacksmith apprentice before becoming a meat and feed grain dealer at 10th and Main...

42. George Schaefer George Schaefer 1908 Photo and bio of George Schaefer (1844-1897), a former builder, grain and meat dealer, and blacksmith of Kansas City. Native of Germany emigrating to Kansas City in 1856 with his parents at their residence...

43. George Selders Dies George Selders Dies August/9/1952 Photo and obituary for George Selders, "72, former owner of Spear Mills, Inc." with residence at 1000 Valentine Road. Native of Minneapolis, Kansas coming to Kansas City in 1905 as a "pioneer in the formula...

44. Grain Elevators Grain Elevators

45. Grain Industry Grain Industry Information about the grain industry in Kansas City.

46. Greater Kansas City Official Year Book 1904-05 Greater Kansas City Official Year Book 1904-05 1905 Article about Kansas City as a milling town, citing its ranking as second in the nation in flour production.

47. Harold Merrill Harold Merrill March/7/1964 Biographical article about Harold Merrill, former secretary and treasurer of the Davis-Noland-Merrill Grain Company.

48. Harry J. Smith Dies Harry J. Smith Dies December/7/1951 Obituary for Harry Smith, "68, a member of the Board of Trade and widely known in the grain industry," with residence at 7403 Summit Street. Native of Washington, Kansas becoming "president of the Southwestern...

49. Historical Notes and Comments: Arrow Rock Tavern Historical Notes and Comments: Arrow Rock Tavern October//1930 Brief description of John Locke Hardeman, or "Locke Hardeman of Saline county," Missouri, as the inventor of "the first reaper to cut his hemp."

50. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Photo and bio of Alpha Alvinis Bainbridge, or Alpha Bainbridge, a farmer and later grain market investor in the Kansas City area in the 1860s and 1870s.

51. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Photo and bio of William Vaughan, a grain executive and builder of "Elevator 'A,' the first elevator built and successfully operated in the Missouri valley." Born in Virginia in 1829 and raised in Clay...

52. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Portrait and biographical sketch of Henry Latshaw, president of the Kansas City Board of Trade in 1871 and a Missouri state representative in 1870. Born in Canada in 1835 and serving the Union in the Civil...

53. Howard Patrick Howard Patrick August/29/1946 Obituary for Howard Patrick, co-founder of the Rudy-Patrick Seed Company dying in 1946.

54. John L. Rodney Dies John L. Rodney Dies April 6, 1922 President of the large business Rodney Milling Company.

55. John McCoy, Jr. John McCoy, Jr. 1908 Photo and bio of John Calvin McCoy, Jr., or John McCoy, Jr. (1853-1905), former "president of the Stock Yards Exchange." Native Kansas Citian and son of John Calvin McCoy, Sr., starting out as a grain...

56. Jonathan Brubaker Jonathan Brubaker March 26, 1905 Photo and bio of Jonathan Brubaker, "often referred to as the 'Hay King,'" starting in the hay business in Kansas City in 1881 and "one of the men who handled the business of building the elegant church...

57. Jones-Hettelsater Construction Jones-Hettelsater Construction 1950 Description of the Jones-Hettelsater Construction Company ("designers and builders for flour and feed millers"), established in 1920 by A. R. Hettelsater, president, and the late E. N. Jones, with photos,...

58. K. C. Awaits the Barges: New Missouri Waterway Won't Starve for Freight, Won't Get Fat Either. .. K. C. Awaits the Barges: New Missouri Waterway Won't Starve for Freight, Won't Get Fat Either. .. June/2/1934 Article about the barge commerce of Kansas City on the Missouri River. Describes competition with railroads for freight, actual freight rate changes in recent years, and specific industries and companies...

59. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 Manufacturers of high grades of flour on gradual reduction system, Broadway, corner Twenty-second Street.

60. Kansas City Agriculture Kansas City Agriculture Photos and information on the agricultural and grain industries of the Kansas City and surrounding areas.