Labor and Industry

Image Gallery

Undated photograph of unidentified railroad workers. Many railroad jobs were filled by the Mexican community in Kansas City, Kansas.

Three-page excerpt from William T. Kemper, Sr.'s passport.

Photograph of two Douglas DC-3 and two Douglas DC-3B airplanes parked outside of the Transcontinental & Western Air hangar at Municipal Airport

Photograph of a man spraying water from a large hose near another man riding a tractor in the Kansas City Stockyards.

Photograph of activity centered on railroad tracks, circa 1920s.

The new municipal wharf on the east side of state line in Missouri, opposite the airport.

View looking west along 18th Street. The Boone and Gem Theaters can be seen on the north side of the street.

Undated illustration of the Fowler Packing Company meatpacking plant in the Central Industrial District, adjacent to the Kansas City Stockyards.

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

Photograph of two Transcontinental Air Transport (TAT) employees posed by TAT Fueling Truck No. 22 at Municipal Airport.

Photograph of two men on horseback touring the Kansas City Stockyards

Photograph of the reception room at Major Clinic. The clinic, owned and operated by Dr. Hermon S.

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

Photograph of men standing outside of, and entering, the Kansas City Call Building.

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

1920's photograph of a portion of the cattle pens at the Kansas City Stockyards in Kansas City, Missouri.

Pages

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.
KC History, Missouri Valley Special Collections at the Kansas City Public Library.