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A portrait of Sarah L. Ridenour, wife of Peter Ridenour. In 1858, Peter and Harlow Baker founded Ridenour-Baker Grocery Company in Lawrence, Kansas. On August 21,1863, Quantrill's raiders destroyed the company's entire stock of goods valued at $40,000, and Mr. Baker was seriously wounded. The company moved from its Lawrence downtown location to Kansas City, Missouri in 1878 and began operating as the Kansas City Terminal Warehouse Company.

Date: Between 1890 and 1899

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Item Number: 215449
Call Number: B Ridenour, Sarah L. *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 215449

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