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1. Biography of John F. Richards (1834-1922), Hardware Store Owner Biography of John F. Richards (1834-1922), Hardware Store Owner 1999

2. Genealogy of the Richards Family Genealogy of the Richards Family December 1923 Note about the naming of Richards Flying Field after John Francisco Richards and Richards-Gebaur Airport after John Francisco Richards II (a son of John Richards I killed in a World War I aerial battle),...

3. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Portrait and biographical sketch of John Richards, founder of the Richards & Conover Hardware Company and a former western Indian trader. Born in Virginia in 1834 and moving to Missouri in 1836 before...

4. J. F. Richards, Self-Made: Richards-Conover Founder, Orphan at 12 J. F. Richards, Self-Made: Richards-Conover Founder, Orphan at 12 Winter//1970 Photo and biographical article about John Francisco Richards, or John Richards (1834-1922), founder and president of the Richards & Conover Hardware Company. Native of Virginia raised in Saint Louis and...

5. John F. Richards John F. Richards n.d. Portrait view of John Richards, identified as “Kansas City Pioneers†with name written on back of photograph.

6. 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...

7. 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...

8. John Richards, Harware Store Merchant John Richards, Harware Store Merchant 1901 Photo and bio of John Richards, early "hardware merchant" in Kansas City. Born in Virginia in 1834 and moving to Missouri in the early 1850s as a hardware store employee (at Sibley and Saint Louis) before...

9. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of John Francisco Richards, or John Richards, "head of the Richards & Conover Hardware Company," "vice-president of the First National Bank of Kansas City," and co-organizer of "the...

10. Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development 1890 Photos of John Richards and Ryerson Ritchie (secretary), directors of the Commercial Club.

11. Richards Field, First Kansas City Commercial Airport Richards Field, First Kansas City Commercial Airport 1999 Photos and history of the first Richards Field, established in 1922 as Kansas City's first commercial airport by Major Howard Wehrle, Fred Harvey, Simpson Yeomans, Roger Crittenden, and Robert Lester,...

12. The Book of Missourians The Book of Missourians 1906 Biographical sketch of John Richards, founder of the Richards & Conover Hardware Company of Kansas City, born in Virginia in 1834.

13. The Kansas City Centennial The Kansas City Centennial 1950 History of the Richards & Conover hardware company expanding into Kansas City in 1875, distributing hardware and steel, with illustrations and photos (including Joseph Woodmansee, president since 1943)....

14. The Kansas City Centennial The Kansas City Centennial 1950 Photos (including J. F. Richards), illustrations, and history of the Richards & Conover Hardware Company founded by John Richards (1834-1922) in Leavenworth in 1857 before being moved to Kansas City in...

15. Thirteen Former Presidents of Chamber Attending Annual Meeting Are Photographed Thirteen Former Presidents of Chamber Attending Annual Meeting Are Photographed October/8/1918 Photo of John Richards and Charles Schmelzer, et al. in a group of 13 former presidents of the Chamber of Commerce.

16. Who's Who in Kansas City Who's Who in Kansas City July/24/1921 Portraits and biographical article about John Richards, "president [of the] Richards & Conover Hardware Company." Born in Virginia in 1834 and moving to Sibley, Missouri in 1849 before becoming a western...