Labor and Industry

Image Gallery

Circa 1930's photograph of six men in white coveralls kneeling in front of a Curtiss-Wright Flying Service single-engine aircraft at the Fairf

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

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

Photograph of Chester A. Franklin standing by the door of the Kansas City Call Building.

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

Photograph of three Douglas DC-2 airplanes parked outside of the Transcontinental & Western Air, Inc.

Photograph of an outside dining area behind Black Hawk Barbecue restaurant.

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

An excerpt of the examination of Elizabeth Gates Reeves by Senator James A. Reed.

Exterior closeup of the Black Hawk Barbecue restaurant window, displaying its name, address, and that they serve steaks, chili, chops, and sandwich

Exterior photograph of the Black Hawk Barbecue restaurant advertising meals and delivery.

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.

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.