Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Labor and Industry

Image Gallery

Autographed head and shoulders portrait of Mrs. Russell (Clara) Stover of Russell Stover Candies.

Photograph of Transcontinental & Western Air employee Kathryn Ruth Rhodes, who was appointed first chief hostess in December 1935.

Photograph of a Douglas C-54 R5D-1 Skymaster airplane operated by the U.S. Navy.

Photograph of men standing in front of the Kansas City Call Building on 18th Street.

1920s photograph of switch engines belonging to the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway in the Argentine rail yards in Kansas City, Kansas.

Undated photograph of unidentified railroad workers in Kansas City, Kansas.

Exterior photograph of Southern Kansas Stage Lines freight terminal and garage in Kansas City, Missouri, with unidentified employees.

Advertisement for the Transcontinental & Western Air coast to coast route called "The Lindbergh Line".

Collection of portrait photographs of the officers and directors of the Community Savings and Loan Association of Missouri. Pictured are Homer L.

Photograph of an interior view of customers and waitresses at the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Fred Harvey House in Union

Photograph of the DC-1-109 airplane, R223Y, owned by Transcontinental & Western Air parked by the hanger at the Municipal Airport.

Photograph of VeEssa Spivey, owner of Black Hawk Barbecue, posing with her restaurant delivery scooter.

Early 1920's photograph of the Southard Feed Mill, located at the southeast corner of 17th Street and Cookson Avenue (Potter Avenue).

Photograph of two men on horseback touring the Kansas City Stockyards

Group portrait of Donnelly Garment Company employees at company Christmas party at the Donnelly Clubhouse.

Interior view of an Santa Fe Railroad Shop.

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KANSAS CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY | DIGITAL HISTORY
Civil War on the Western Border: The Missouri-Kansas Conflict,1855-1865.
The Pendergast Years, Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression.
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