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1. 33-Year-Old Railroad President 33-Year-Old Railroad President May/28/1949 Biographical article about William Deramus III, with photo and description of his life and career, at age 33 becoming president of the Chicago Great Western Railway Company after an apprenticeship under...

2. An Expanding Distribution Revolution An Expanding Distribution Revolution May 2009 Article reviews the Midwest transportation corridor including Kansas City's central location that "puts it square in the middle of a growing trade corridor linking Canada, the United States and Mexico."...

3. Arthur Nelson Reece Obituary Arthur Nelson Reece Obituary January/8/1963 Obituary for Arthur Nelson Reece, or Arthur Reece, "former assistant to the president of the Kansas City Southern railway" dying at the age of 83 at his home at 7241 Baltimore Avenue.

4. Arthur Stilwell Arthur Stilwell 1948 Information about Kansas City railroad magnate Arthur Stilwell (1859-1928) including the story of his "railroad-building project" starting in 1900 to "bring the Pacific Ocean 400 miles closer to Kansas...

5. Arthur Stilwell Arthur Stilwell 1901 Biographical sketch of Arthur Stilwell, a railroad magnate and real estate developer in Kansas City. Born in New York in 1859 and coming to Kansas City in 1879 as a printer with "office on Union Avenue,...

6. At the Center of the Shipping World At the Center of the Shipping World October 1, 2006 Article profiling Kansas City Southern and its Chairman and CEO, Mike Haverty.

7. Bates CO. Missouri Bates CO. Missouri n.d. Map of Bates County, Missouri, that includes paved roads, graveled roads, state or county roads not highly improved, roads, interstates and highways, railroads, drainage district line, municipal township...

8. Biography of Arthur E. Stilwell (1859-1928), Railroad President Biography of Arthur E. Stilwell (1859-1928), Railroad President 2008

9. Biography of Matthias Splitlog (1810-1897), Land Owner and Entrepreneur Biography of Matthias Splitlog (1810-1897), Land Owner and Entrepreneur 1999

10. Biography of William Deramus III (1915-1989), Businessman Biography of William Deramus III (1915-1989), Businessman 2009

11. Blue, George Frederick Blue, George Frederick 1908 Biographical sketch of George Frederick Blue, or George Blue, a conductor and representative of the Santa Fe Railroad Company and Kansas City Southern Railroad while living in Kansas City, starting in...

12. Business & Finance--Railroads: At the Throttle Business & Finance--Railroads: At the Throttle May/30/1949 Biographical article about William Deramus III, with photo and description of his life and career, at age 33 becoming president of the Chicago Great Western Railway Company after an apprenticeship under...

13. Business: Rail Coup Business: Rail Coup April/17/1944 Article about the change in management of the railroad company partly to take advantage of its stock price.

14. C. E. Johnston Dies C. E. Johnston Dies July/11/1951 Obituary for Charles Johnston, "69, past president of the Kansas City Southern railway and a former Kansas Citian." Born in Illinois in 1881 and coming to Kansas City in 1906, serving as company president...

15. Chugging North-South Chugging North-South 2008-08-19 High fuel costs have benefitted the Kansas City Southern railroad. The company's decision to expand into Mexico has proved wise as the cost of shipping from China has risen. Article discusses other developments...

16. City's Renaissance Will Get a New Link City's Renaissance Will Get a New Link November 2, 2005 An unused Kansas City Southern bridge built in 1892 joining the East and West Bottoms will be moved to the Freight House District. "Kansas City Southern is donating the bridge. Kansas City Terminal Railway...

17. Commentary: If Janus Ain't Broke. .. Commentary: If Janus Ain't Broke. .. May/15/2000 Illustration, graph, and article about the upcoming sale of the successful mutual funds company "Janus, Berger Associates Inc." from its parent company Kansas City Southern Industries.

18. Conversation with . . . Mike Haverty Conversation with . . . Mike Haverty April 1, 2003 Interview with Mike Haverty, president of Kansas City Southern, regarding the history and future of railroads in Kansas City.

19. Couch to Retire Couch to Retire April/8/1944 Report announcing the resignation of the railroad company's chairman and impending change of control to Kansas City ownership led by R. Crosby Kemper.

20. Crazy Train Crazy Train November 4-10, 2004 Article describes a lawsuit filed in 2003 charging Kansas City Southern for negligence in an accident that occurred on the outskirts of Monterrey, Mexico. The lawsuit was filed in Jackson County, seeking...