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1. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. 1896 Photo and bio of Seth Ward, a pioneer real estate investor and former western trader of Westport. Born in Virginia in 1820 and moving to Independence in 1838 and operating as a trader on the Santa Fe Trail...

2. A Trader's License A Trader's License Fall 1969 A transcribed license issued to Joseph Bissonette by a U.S. Indian Agent in 1851. The license is presented as a typical example of the type of documents issued to traders involved in the Western fur trade...

3. A Trapper's Tale: The Exciting Life of S. E. Ward Half a Century Ago A Trapper's Tale: The Exciting Life of S. E. Ward Half a Century Ago November/4/1888 Biographical article about Seth Ward, a western trader and real estate investor of Westport and Independence, Missouri, featuring details of his Rocky Mountain career starting in 1838.

4. Biography of Seth Ward (1820-1903), Frontier Trader Biography of Seth Ward (1820-1903), Frontier Trader 2008

5. Dedication of the Bent-Ward Home Dedication of the Bent-Ward Home May 29, 1905 Program for "the dedication of the Historical Marker Honoring the Bent-Ward Home" sponsored by the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) in 1976.

6. 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 Seth Edmund Ward, or Seth Ward, "a pioneer trader in the Platte River region, and one of the most prominent residents of Westport, Missouri." Born in Virginia in 1820 and moving to Independence,...

7. Here Lies Kansas City: A Collection of Our City's Notables and Their Final Resting Places Here Lies Kansas City: A Collection of Our City's Notables and Their Final Resting Places 1984 Photo and bio of Seth Ward (1820-1903), "Indian trader, frontiersman, Westport banker, fur trapper, contemporary and friend of William Bent, as well as sutler of Fort Laramie" in Wyoming. Native of Virginia...

8. James Family Genealogy James Family Genealogy File includes genealogical information about the Jesse and Frank James family: Jesse's wife and first cousin Zerelda Amanda Mimms; great-grandparents William James (1754-1805) and Mary Hines (1774-?);...

9. Peddlers and Post Traders: The Army Sutler On the Frontier Peddlers and Post Traders: The Army Sutler On the Frontier 1998 Fort Leavenworth is included in this book. Its history is given as well as the activities of sutlers or merchants at the fort including John Doughtery, Seth Ward and others from this area.

10. Pioneer Dies Suddenly Pioneer Dies Suddenly 1903 File containing an obituary for Seth Ward (1820-1903), "pioneer trader and resident of Kansas City" moving to Independence, Missouri in 1838 and later Westport.

11. SC79 Seth Ward Account Books Preliminary Inventory SC79 Seth Ward Account Books Preliminary Inventory 1865-1877 The collection consists of two account books and a few loose papers. The first volume lists notations of receipts and expenditures for both personal and professional expenses, covering 1865 and 1866. The...

12. Seth E. Ward Seth E. Ward August//1967 Biographical article (reprint from the "Mountain Men" series of books) about Seth Edmund Ward, or Seth Ward (1820-1903), a western trader and Westport real estate investor born in Virginia and becoming...

13. Seth E. Ward Seth E. Ward July 1, 1927 Article details the life of Seth E. Ward, 1820-1903, pioneer trader and freighter on the old Santa Fe Trail. Also a resident of Westport. He came to this area in June of 1838 and went on to western travels...

14. Seth E. Ward Residence Seth E. Ward Residence Photos, maps, and information about the former farm of western trader William Bent (1809-1869), later part of the Seth Ward (1820-1903) residence at 1022 West 55th Street, adjacent to and overlapping Loose...

15. Seth E. Ward Residence Seth E. Ward Residence Postcard of the Seth E. Ward Residence

16. Seth E. Ward Residence Seth E. Ward Residence 2008 Description and history of the Seth E. Ward residence in Kansas City.

17. Seth Ward Seth Ward May 19, 1905 Photos (of Ward and his Kansas City home) and chapter of the book about Seth Edmund Ward, or Seth Ward (1820-1903), "a runaway apprentice, a Rocky Mountain trapper, an Indian trader, post sutler at Fort...

18. Seth Ward Family Seth Ward Family Photos, illustrations, and information on Seth Ward (1820-1903), a pioneer real estate investor and western trader of Kansas City. Scrapbooks included from the Native Sons of Kansas City with notes from...

19. Seth Ward House Seth Ward House ca1920s? Exterior street level view of the Seth E. Ward house located at 1032 West 55th Street in Kansas City, Missouri. Also shows a small portion of the north building directly behind the house. Land originally...

20. Seth Ward Residence Seth Ward Residence The Old Ward Home was originally built in the 1850s with additions made in later years. Built by William Bent, the home was bought by Seth E. Ward in 1871, who lived there for many years. The home, located...