Morris & Co. and Swift & Co. Plants in Armourdale

Description: 

Photograph of the Morris & Company (left) and the Swift & Company (right background) packing plants in Armourdale, Kansas City, Kansas. This vantage point faces south from the Kansas side of the Central Avenue bridge over the Kansas River. Morris & Company was once located where Interstate 670 runs just west of the Kansas River.

Object Type: 
Date: 
1915
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Modern Location: 
300 South 3rd Street
Kansas City, KS
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Historical Street Name: 
Point of view: 
39.10231, -94.61827
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Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
General Collection (P1), West Bottoms (Early), #14
Digital Object Identifier: 
10008062
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