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21. John Barber White Scrapbook John Barber White Scrapbook circa1900-1920s This photocopied scrapbook contains newspaper clippings that contain photos, illustrations, and information on John Barber White, a lumber magnate and environmental conservationist of early 20th century...

22. John Barber White, 1847-1923 [and] John Barber White John Barber White, 1847-1923 [and] John Barber White December 1923 Photos (of White), illustration (of plans for a home for the Missouri Valley Historical Society by White in 1916), and biographical article about John Barber White, or John White (1847-1923), "late President...

23. Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men 1925 Photo and bio of John Barber White, or John White (1847-1923), a lumber magnate, environmental conservationist, and library donor. Native of New York coming to Kansas City in 1892 to establish his lumber...

24. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Illustrated caricature of John Barber White, or John White, secretary and general manager of the Missouri Lumber & Land Exchange Company.

25. 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 Barber White, or John White, "one of the conspicuous figures among the lumbermen of the west, being secretary and treasurer of the Missouri Land & Lumber Company." Born in New...

26. Logs Waiting to Be Processed for Lumber Logs Waiting to Be Processed for Lumber January 10, 1909 Lumberyard with logs floating in foreground waiting to be shunted into shed on left of photo and sent up a ramp into large white building in background for lumber processing. Two chimneys visible in background....

27. Missouri Valley Historical Society Records Finding Aid Missouri Valley Historical Society Records Finding Aid 1830-1940, bulk 1889-1940 The Missouri Valley Historical Society (1913-1940) was the successor to the Kansas City Historical Society (1906-1913) and the Early Settler's Society and Historical Association (1896-1906). All these...

28. Mrs. John Barber White Mrs. John Barber White n.d. Full-length standing portrait of Emma Siggins White, John Barber White's wife.

29. Notable Kansas Citians of 1915-1916-1917-1918 Notable Kansas Citians of 1915-1916-1917-1918 1925 Photo and bio of John Barber White, a lumber executive and genealogy book collector born in New York in 1847 and moving to Missouri in 1879 and then moving his headquarters to Kansas City, being appointed...

30. Photographs and Facts Photographs and Facts March/25/1916 Photo and bio of John Barber White, or John White, a lumber magnate born in New York in 1847 and moving to Missouri in 1879 before coming to Kansas City as a forestry conservationist and member of the...

31. Register of the Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Missouri Register of the Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Missouri 1903 Photo of John Barber White, or John White, a lumber merchant of Kansas City.

32. Register of the Society of Sons of the Revolution in Missouri Register of the Society of Sons of the Revolution in Missouri 1903 Photos of John Barber White (or John White of Kansas City) and Josiah Joplin White (or Josiah White of Kansas City), descendants of Revolutionary War veterans.

33. Stacks of Lumber Stacks of Lumber January 10, 1909 Lumberyard with view down pathway between high stacks of lumber.

34. The Home of Open Discussion The Home of Open Discussion May/15/1915 Photos of John Williamson, (first vice-president), William Volker (treasurer), and John Barber White (director and retiring president), officers of the "City Club" of Kansas City, organized in 1908 with...

35. White White December 1922 Illustration (of the White family coat of arms) and article about the genealogy of the family of John Barber White, or John White, "president of the Missouri Valley Historical Society."

36. Who's Who in Kansas City Who's Who in Kansas City November/13/1921 Portraits and biographical article about John Barber White, a "lumberman" and "president and life member of the Missouri Valley Historical Society." Born in New York in 1847 and moving to Grandin, Missouri...

37. Whose Forest Is This?: Hillfolk, Industrialists, and Government in the Ozarks Whose Forest Is This?: Hillfolk, Industrialists, and Government in the Ozarks October 1, 2006 Discussion of the efforts and controversy over conservation in the Ozarks. Mention of John B. White's company Missouri Lumber and Mining Company in Grandin and White's role as advocate of conservation,...