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1. West Bottoms West Bottoms 1915 Distant view of Morris and Company and Swift and Company plants, located in Armourdale, Kansas.

2. Toadoloop (Toad-a-Loop) Toadoloop (Toad-a-Loop) June, 2004 Article describes the area of "Toad-a-Loop" or "Toad-a-Loup", a notorious community that was located adjacent to the Kansas River near Greystone Heights (just outside the jurisdictions of Kansas City,...

3. Schwarzschild & Sulzberger Schwarzschild & Sulzberger Postcard of Schwarzschild & Sulzberger's Packing Plant

4. Schwarzschild & Sulzberger Schwarzschild & Sulzberger Postcard of Schwarzschild & Sulzberger's Packing Plant

5. SC167 Kansas City Stockyards Finding Aid SC167 Kansas City Stockyards Finding Aid

6. SC167 Kansas City Stockyards Finding Aid SC167 Kansas City Stockyards Finding Aid

7. SC167 Kansas City Stockyards SC167 Kansas City Stockyards 1828-1983 and n.d. The Kansas City Stockyards operated in the West Bottoms of Kansas City from 1871 to 1991. It was the second largest stockyards in the nation and one of Kansas City’s most important industries. This collection...

8. SC125 David H. Perkins Papers Finding Aid SC125 David H. Perkins Papers Finding Aid 1940-2010 and n.d. The David H. Perkins Papers contain correspondence, publications, writings, photographs, artwork, and ephemera created and collected by David H. Perkins over the course of his life. A life-long Kansas...

9. Richard Corliss Photograph Collection Finding Aid Richard Corliss Photograph Collection Finding Aid circa 1945-1960 Richard Corliss was born in Springfield, Massachussetts, in 1915 and moved to Kansas City in 1944. He worked as a freelance photographer, capturing scenes for sale to local news agencies. His collection...

10. Reid Brothers Packing House Fire, 1895 Reid Brothers Packing House Fire, 1895 2003 Article describes in detail a major fire at the Reid Brothers packing house in Kansas City, Kansas. The author includes much information about the workings of the Reid Packing House, a typical one of its...

11. Rehabilitation: Kansas City Dries Off Rehabilitation: Kansas City Dries Off August/27/1951 Damage and recovery report on the flood, estimating damages at $0.50-1.0 billion to property alone.

12. Proctor and Gamble Complex Proctor and Gamble Complex 1950 Aerial view of complex, looking north.

13. Proctor and Gamble Complex Proctor and Gamble Complex 1950 Aerial view of complex, looking northwest; located at 1900 Kansas Avenue, in the Armourdale area of Kansas City, Kansas.

14. Proctor and Gamble Complex Proctor and Gamble Complex 1950 Aerial view of complex, looking northwest.

15. Proctor and Gamble Complex Proctor and Gamble Complex 1950 Aerial view of complex, looking northwest.

16. Proctor and Gamble Complex Proctor and Gamble Complex 1950 Aerial view of complex.

17. Proctor and Gamble Complex Proctor and Gamble Complex 1950 Aerial view of complex, looking north.

18. Proctor and Gamble Complex Proctor and Gamble Complex 1950 Aerial view of complex, looking northwest.

19. P4 Frank Ford Photograph Collection Finding Aid P4 Frank Ford Photograph Collection Finding Aid ca. 1890-1915 The collection's 117 developed photographs and 51 glass plate negatives show scenes from around the turn of the twentieth century by local amateur photographer, Frank S. Ford. They include photographs...

20. Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary Men Who Are Making Kansas City: A Biographical Dictionary 1902 Photo and bio of Kelly Brent, a Kentucky native moving to Kansas City in 1886 as a lawyer, promoter and developer of "the town of Armourdale," Kansas, then from 1890 to 1895 a cashier at the Dollar Savings...