Labor and Industry

Image Gallery

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.

Photograph with partial frontal view of the New York Life Building at the intersection of 9th Street and Baltimore Avenue.

Photographic print of a drawing of the Armour Packing Company, once located at the northeast corner of the intersection of Central Avenue and James


Photograph of James Alexander Reed (1861-1944), 3/4 length portrait, seated, facing left.


Photograph of the Morris & Company (left) and the Swift & Company (right background) packing plants in Armourdale, Kansas City, Kansas.


A panoramic photograph showing a fire at the stockyards in Kansas City, Missouri. Many cattle were killed.

10 /16 /1917

Interne certificate awarded to Karl A. Menninger from the General Hospital of Kansas City, Missouri. Dr.

7 /5 /1918

Photograph of the intersection of 9th Street and Locust Street taken from the public library window at the northeast corner of the intersection.


Outdoor group portrait of men and women at an unidentified park shelter. A woman holds a sign that reads "Wilson and Co.


Photograph of a grain elevator by a railroad in the Argentine industrial district of Kansas City, Kansas.


Photograph of unidentified men and women with sausages and other meats; meat stamped with "Fowler's" stamp of The Fowler Packing Com


Robert A. Long and Admiral David Richard Beatty riding in procession car to Liberty Memorial, 1921.

11 /1 /1921

Photograph of James Madison Kemper (left), father of William Thornton Kemper, Sr. (right), father of James M. Kemper, Sr.

11 /1921

J. C. Nichols Company salesmen organization, taken on the terrace of the J. C. Nichols home at 1214 W. 55th Street.


Photograph of unidentified railroad workers labeled "El Campo del Mexicanos" - the Union Pacific Railroad Mexican Camp.

5 /6 /1922


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.