Labor and Industry

Image Gallery

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.

American Royal Livestock Pavilion, reconstructed in 1925. This vantage point faces northwest with the 23rd Street Viaduct on the left.

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

Photograph of Richard Rieder standing between two outdoor chicken coops in 1940 or 1941.

Photograph of the office of the medical director at Major Clinic. The clinic, owned and operated by Dr. Hermon S.

Photograph of men, identified as William H. Spivey (left) and J. Jones (right), posing with the Black Hawk Barbecue delivery scooter.

Strang Line Car

Photograph of the front section of a Strang Line trolley car in the early 1900s.

Photograph of two men walking away from a Crown Drug Company store at the northeast corner of 18th Street and The Paseo.

Photograph of two men on horseback touring the Kansas City Stockyards

Photograph of the Hotel Olathe at 100 West Santa Fe Street in Olathe, Kansas, in the 1940s.

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

Photograph of a group of young men gathered near two bars at Porter Dairy Farm in Overland Park, Kansas, circa 1930.

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

Undated photograph of unidentified railroad workers building a bridge in Kansas City, Kansas.

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

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.