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61. Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men 1925 Photo and bio of James Nelson Russell, or James Russell, "President of the Russell Grain Company." Born in Glasgow, Missouri in 1881 and raised in Kansas City, joining his father's grain business in 1901...

62. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Caricature of J. A. Brubaker, head of the J. A. Brubaker & Company hay and grain business.

63. Kansas City's Grain Interests Kansas City's Grain Interests May/15/1915 Article about Kansas City's grain industry and the national role of the Kansas City Board of Trade, with photo.

64. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of James Reynolds (1846-1905), a realtor and grain dealer. Native of Ohio coming to Kansas City in 1872 engaged "in the manufacture of hay machinery and to a jobbing trade in seeds...

65. 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 John Robinson (1847-1902), a grain merchant born in New York City and coming to Kansas City in 1885, residing at 600 East 36th Street.

66. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of V. M. Murphey, "conducting business under the name of the Murphey Coal & Feed Company at Twentieth and Forest streets." Born in Mississippi in 1862 and coming to Kansas City in 1883...

67. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Celsus Moss, "president of the Moss Grain Company" with residence at 407 Jackson Avenue. Born in Kingsville, Missouri in 1869 and coming to Kansas City in 1880 with his parents before...

68. 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 Abudah Fudge (1853-1906), "engaged in the wholesale produce business," a native of Shelby County, Missouri, starting in the grain industry in Cass County before establishing his store...

69. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Charles Waldron, "one of the well known grain merchants of Kansas City, being the proprietor of the Waldron Grain Company." Born in Saint Louis in 1876 and coming here in 1890 as...

70. 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 Thomas Brodnax, "the senior partner of the wholesale shipping and exporting firm of Brodnax & McLiney." He was born in Alabama in 1859 and arrived in Kansas City in 1887 in the grain industry,...

71. 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 Howard Vanderslice, "president of the Vanderslice-Lynds Mercantile Company." Born in Kentucky in 1853 and coming to Kasnas City in 1890 in the "feed, coal and ice business."

72. Kansas City, Missouri: Pictorial and Biographical Kansas City, Missouri: Pictorial and Biographical 1908 Photo and bio of John Robinson (1847-1902), a former grain dealer in Kansas City. Native of New York City coming here in 1883 and co-founding the business later "known as the Hall-Baker Grain Company"...

73. Kansas City: The Issue Is Farm Policy Kansas City: The Issue Is Farm Policy October/9/1954 Discussion on issues of economic recession and agriculture in the Kansas City area.

74. KC Board of Trade's New Futures: Scale and Big Changes KC Board of Trade's New Futures: Scale and Big Changes October 19-25, 2012 The Kansas City Board of Trade was aquired by CME Group for $126 million dollars. Founded in 1856, the KCBT is the city's "oldest continuously operating business," and oversees all trading of Hard Red...

75. KC Exchange to Mark Its 150th Anniversary KC Exchange to Mark Its 150th Anniversary November 7, 2006 Article reports on the 150th anniversary of the Kansas City Board of Trade, celebrated in a gala event at Union Station on November 10, 2006. The author writes that the Board of Trade was founded in 1856...

76. Leader: Maurice D. S. Johnson Leader: Maurice D. S. Johnson September//1966 Photo and biographical article about Maurice D. S. Johnson, or Maurice Johnson, "the executive vice president" of the First National Bank of Kansas City," a native of Minnesota starting out as a journalist...

77. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of George Davis, president of the Davis-Noland-Merrill Grain Company. He was born in Illinois in 1876, moving as a child to Kansas City, Kansas, growing up in the grain industry, elected...

78. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of Henry Cate, president of Flour Mills of America, moving to Kansas City into the position from Dallas, managing the company into one of the country's largest of its type. Description of...

79. Letter Sent by the Kansas City Board of Trade Letter Sent by the Kansas City Board of Trade February/6/1917 Self-explanation of the relations between the Board of Trade and the Chamber of Commerce of Kansas City with respect to the Traffic Department.

80. Livestock Industry Livestock Industry Material pertaining to the livestock industry in Kansas City.