Labor and Industry

Image Gallery

Photograph of Dan Porterfield, a Future Farmers of America participant, preparing paint outside Shawnee Mission Rural High School in 1940 or 1941.

Photograph of a man with pigs in the stockyards.

Photograph of Dorothy J. Hamler posing next to a desk in the Johnson County Courthouse circa 1937.

Photograph of Frank P. Walsh and Family

Photograph of Frank P. Walsh, his wife Katherine, and three of their children. Taken between 1918 and 1921.

Photograph of two uniformed Strang Line employees circa 1915.

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

Photograph of two women, dressed in trousers and headscarves, bottle feeding a piglet at the Schutzel Farm circa 1937.

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

Photograph of two women standing in a demonstration kitchen on the Shawnee Mission Rural High School gymnasium stage as part of the Johnson County

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

Photograph of a Boeing 307B Stratoliner airplane under construction in the Transcontinental & Western Air hangar at Municipal Airport.

1930's photograph of the Fairfax Airport in Kansas City, Kansas. The airport was active between the years 1921 and 1985.

Photograph of fourteen young men, participants in Future Farmers of America, listening to an older man discuss paint mixing while holding paint buc

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

Photograph of Jennings Mill in Overland Park, Kansas, circa 1938.

Portrait of Frank P. Walsh, progressive lawyer and labor advocate. Taken around 1915.

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.