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From the Silver City to Kansas City: August and Emma Meyer in Leadville and Beyond
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TitleFrom the Silver City to Kansas City: August and Emma Meyer in Leadville and Beyond
AbstractIn-depth article about August Meyer and his wife Emma, the smelting and refining businesses Meyer was part of, his role in the development of Leadville, Colorado, and his founding of the Kansas City Smelting and Refining Company in Argentine, Kansas. They moved to the Kansas City area in 1881 where Meyer joined George Kessler in promoting the parks and boulevard system in Kansas City.
AuthorJacqui Ainlay-Conley
DateSpring 2008
SourceColorado Heritage
LocationSC73 Magazine Articles (Photocopied)
PublisherColorado Historical Society
Page36-47
SubjectOre industry
Smelters
Mining
Local SubjectMeyer, August R.
Meyer, Emma
Kansas City Smelting and Refining Company
Park and Boulevard System
Leadville, Colorado
IllustrationsYes
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID218473
CONTENTdm number38167
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