Labor and Industry

Image Gallery

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

Photograph of six men standing outside Campbell's General Store in Merriam, Kansas, circa 1915.

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

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

Photograph of a Transcontinental and Western Air attendant checking passengers as they enter a "Lindbergh Line" Douglas Commercial airpla

Photograph of two men posing outside a Kansas City and Olathe Electric Railway car in the 1910s.

Ruth Kathryn Rhodes

Photograph of Transcontinental & Western Air employee Ruth Kathryn Rhodes, who was appointed first chief hostess in December 1935.

Photograph of young men, participants in the Future Farmers of American program, in a Shawnee Mission Rural High School classroom in 1940 or 1941.

Group portrait of Anderson Photo Company employees posed around a camera at an unidentified location.

Photograph of a woman operating a telephone switchboard at the Stilwell, Kansas phone exchange circa 1930.

Photograph of Nathaniel Short, merchant from Aubry, Kansas, circa 1915.

Photograph of the patients' and employees' dining room at Major Clinic. The clinic, owned and operated by Dr. Hermon S.

Photograph of the staff of Black Hawk Barbecue & Buffet, posed in front of the restaurant.

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

Photograph of Transcontinental & Western Air employees loading air mail into a Ford 5-AT-B Tri-Motor airplane, NC9606, at Municipal Airport.

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.