You'll find two kinds of biographies on this Web site:
Business and economic growth have made Missouri a vital and appealing place to live. Many Missourians, both women and men, have made important contributions to the economic health and prosperity of Missouri and the United States. The State Historical Society of Missouri holds many resources that document and illustrate Missouri’s economic history as well as its most important business founders and leaders. You can learn about the lives of Historic Missouri Entrepreneurs by selecting each name.