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1. Chester Smith Chester Smith 1938 Biographical sketch of Chester Smith, president of the Kansas City Power & Light Company at 1330 Baltimore Avenue. Born in Kansas City in 1888 and starting out as a lawyer and accountant involved in the...

2. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Portrait and biographical sketch of William Grimes, a merchant and business executive of Kansas City, who was born in Connecticut in 1825 and started out as a merchant and cattle rancher. Description of...

3. James H. Griffin James H. Griffin August//1910 Photo and biographical article about James Griffin, or Jimmie Griffin, an electrical engineer for the Metropolitan Street Railway Company. Born in New York City in 1860 and coming to Kansas City in 1882...

4. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1808-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1808-1908 1908 Early history of the "Kansas City Electric Light Company, organized in 1882. ..the first concern to furnish commercial electricity in Kansas City," with its original plant "situated at the corner of Eighth...

5. KCResources, page 21 KCResources, page 21

6. KCResources, page 52 KCResources, page 52

7. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of Harry Friedberg, a lawyer and former prosecuting attorney of Jackson County, Missouri, born in Kansas City, Kansas, in 1875, graduating from Harvard and becoming "assistant manager of...

8. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary 1902 Photo and bio of Conway Holmes, former general manager of the Metropolitan Street Railway Company, superintendent of the Grand Avenue Cable Company, and president of the Kansas City Electric Light Company,...

9. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary 1902 Photo and bio of Robert Eaton Richardson, or Robert Richardson, general manager of "the Kansas City Electric Light Company." Born in Pittsburgh in 1861 and serving as assistant engineer at the Chicago...

10. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary 1902 Photo and bio of Harry Friedberg, "manager of the consumers' department" of the Kansas City Electric Light Company, born in Kansas City, Kansas, in 1873, graduating from Harvard in 1896, and becoming assistant...

11. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p055 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p055 1895-1907 North central part of early Kansas City from W. 23rd Street south to W. 25th Street and from the Kanss City Water Works Reservoir east to Fairmount Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and railroad lines....

12. The Book of Missourians The Book of Missourians 1906 Biographical sketch of Edwin Weeks, "consulting electrical and mechanical engineer; 'The father of electric light and power in Kansas City.'" Born in Wisconsin in 1855 and raised in Kansas City, becoming...

13. The Press Quarterly Press Biographies Compiled for Newspaper Reference: An Encyclopedia of the Representative The Press Quarterly Press Biographies Compiled for Newspaper Reference: An Encyclopedia of the Representative Men of the West July//1907 Photo and bio of Robert Eaton Richardson, or Robert Richardson, "General Manager of the Kansas City Electric Light Company." Born in Pittsburgh in 1861 and graduating from M. I. T. (the Massachusetts Institute...