Labor and Industry

Image Gallery

Portrait photograph of Conrad H. Mann, chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and architect of the Ten Year Plan.

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

Photograph of a Transcontinental and Western Air employee using a tractor to pull a Douglas DC-2-112 Skyliner, NC13790, airplane back into its hang

Photograph of a patient room in the ladies department at Major Clinic. The clinic, owned and operated by Dr. Hermon S.

Photograph of men standing outside of the Kansas City Call Building.

Photograph from the stockyards with partial view of men prodding cattle in a livestock pen with a broomhandle.

Photograph of an exterior view, including pipe, casing, valves and fittings, of the Sonken-Galamba Corporation at the southeast corner of N.

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

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 people dining on the patio behind Black Hawk Barbecue & Buffet.

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

Photograph of Irwin R. Kirkwood, son-in-law of William Rockhill Nelson, co-founder of the Kansas City Star.

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.

Panoramic photograph and negative of employees of the Community Chest of Kansas City, Kansas.

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

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.