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41. Elija P. Lovejoy Elija P. Lovejoy October/17/1962 Illustration and biographical article about Elija Lovejoy (~1802-1837), "one of America's foremost fighters for freedom of the press," based in Saint Louis, Missouri, and killed in Alton, Illinois, by...

42. Encyclopedia of History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Photo and bio of Thomas Richeson, a lead smelting executive born in Virginia in 1820 and moving to Saint Louis, Missouri in 1843.

43. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Portrait and biographical sketch of Herman Laumeier, a merchant born in Germany in 1827 and moving to Saint Louis, Missouri, in 1831.

44. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 History of "Lynch's Negro Pen," "the name given to an old-time slave market in St. Louis, conducted by Bernard M. Lynch," in operation until 1861 in Saint Louis.

45. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Portrait and biographical sketch of Louis Nollau (1810-1869), "clergyman and philanthropist" born in Prussia in 1810 and emigrating to Saint Louis, Missouri, in 1837.

46. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Photo and biographical sketch of Henry Turner (1811-1881), "soldier, public official and broker" of Saint Louis, Missouri. Native of Virginia moving to Fort Des Moines, Iowa in the 1830s as a dragoon and...

47. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Biographical sketch of Colonel Stephen Watts Kearny, (1793-1848), "one of the most illustrious of American soldiers," involved with Colonel Alexander Doniphan in the Mexican War. Description of his life...

48. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Biographical sketch of Joseph Robidoux (1783-1868), "merchant and trader, and the founder of the city of St. Joseph, Missouri." Native of Saint Louis, Missouri traveling up the Missouri River as a fur...

49. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Photo and bio of Peter Saussenthaler (1844-1899), a Saint Louis "manufacturer" and native of Germany becoming "manager of the office of the old Bavarian Brewery, of which the great Anheuser-Busch Brewing...

50. Erastus Wells Erastus Wells 1876 Portrait of Erastus Wells (1823-1893), a national representative from Saint Louis, Missouri.

51. Etienne Provost Etienne Provost 1997 Biographical chapter about Etienne Provost (1785-1850), an early southwestern fur trader dubbed "The Man of the Mountains" and namesake of Provo, Utah. He was a native of Quebec, Canada, becoming a "member...

52. Eugene Field School Eugene Field School 1901-01-08 Full exterior view of the Eugene Field School in St. Louis located at 4466 Olive mounted on cardboard.

53. Eugene Jaccard Eugene Jaccard 1896 Biographical sketches of Eugene Jaccard, "a jeweler of Kansas City," and his father, D. C. Jaccard, a jeweler and watchmaker born in Switzerland emigrating to Saint Louis, Missouri, in 1845. Description...

54. Excursion to Missouri Excursion to Missouri November/28/1874 Article about the author's "business excursion to the United States" in 1874, describing his observations and known statistics of Saint Louis, Missouri and surrounding territory (mines in Carondelet and...

55. Firebrand In a Powder Keg: Nathaniel Lyon in St. Louis Firebrand In a Powder Keg: Nathaniel Lyon in St. Louis June 1, 2005 Nathaniel Lyon's life story is retold at the beginning of this article, setting the scene for his involvement in the Kansas-Missouri border troubles and in the early part of the Civil War in Missouri....

56. First National Convention of Cattlemen at St. Louis First National Convention of Cattlemen at St. Louis December/6/1884 Large illustrations and article for "the first National Convention of the cattle-growers of the West," in Saint Louis, with descriptions of groups of cattle from all over the country.

57. For Wood and Water: Steamboating on the Missouri River from Saint Louis to Fort Union, Dakota Territory, For Wood and Water: Steamboating on the Missouri River from Saint Louis to Fort Union, Dakota Territory, 1841-1846--A Collection of Journals by Capt. Joseph A. Sire 2000 Portrait and biographical sketch of Joseph Aime Sire, or Joseph Sire (1799-1854), "one of the two foremost men in the history of steamboat navigation on the Missouri River with Captain Joseph LaBarge,...

58. Founding of St. Louis: A New French Frontier at the End of Empire Founding of St. Louis: A New French Frontier at the End of Empire 2009 Description of events leading up to the founding of St. Louis, "the refuge of all the French" along the Missouri River frontier. Includes color picture of Auguste Chouteau portrait, maps, and other illustrations....

59. Francois Chouteau Francois Chouteau Photocopied papers of Francois and Berenice Chouteau from the Missouri Historical Society in Saint Louis, Missouri.

60. Frank Lauder Autochrome Collection Frank Lauder Autochrome Collection ca.1931-1942 The collection consists of 1402 color, glass negative autochrome images of Kansas City residences and gardens; some city views, including parks, statues, fountains, and other landmarks; and pictures of...