Labor and Industry

Image Gallery

Photograph of Ed Walmer, Jr. and Marie Ozias Walmer circa 1920.

Circa 1930's photograph of the Kansas City stockyards looking northwest from atop the Kansas City Live Stock Exchange Building.

Plat map illustrating available lots for development in the Hocker Grove subdivision in Merriam, Kansas, circa 1915.

Portrait of Frank P. Walsh, progressive lawyer and labor advocate. Taken between 1910 and 1925.

Photograph of the construction of a two-story, wood-framed building at the Hodges Brothers Lumber Yard on the southwest corner of Kansas and Elm in

Photograph of a patient room in the ladies department at Major Clinic. The clinic, owned and operated by Dr. Hermon S.

Photograph of men standing outside of the Kansas City Call Building.

Photograph of an elderly woman, identified as Alida Van Keirsbilck, standing with a small herd of cattle circa 1933.

Undated photo of identified men in Kansas City, Kansas. They are likely railroad or icehouse workers from the local Mexican community.

Photograph of the DC-1-109 airplane, R223Y, owned by Transcontinental & Western Air parked by the hanger at the Municipal Airport.

Photograph of a boy harvesting in a cabbage field circa 1940.

Photograph of a man with pigs in the stockyards.

Photograph of a trolley car taking a rail fork around a large building circa 1920.

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.

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.