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1. ''...It Was Founded Upon a Rock'' ''...It Was Founded Upon a Rock'' July 1, 1953 History of the American Hereford Association with drawing of new headquarters building built at West 11th Street and Jefferson, including floor plans for all three floors. The Association began June 22,...

2. Abilene: The First Queen of the Cowtowns Abilene: The First Queen of the Cowtowns January/February 2007 Brief article describing the founding of Abilene, Kansas, including a photograph of the town in the early 1870's. The author writes that Abilene was named after "the Biblical city of the plains."

3. Area Used To Be the Nation's 'Cattle Capital' Area Used To Be the Nation's 'Cattle Capital' July 12, 2006 Featured in the "Jackson County History" column by David W. Jackson is the role that the cattle industry has played in this area, especially in Jackson County. Article mentions the transporting of cattle...

4. Boston investors and the early development of Kansas City, Missouri Boston investors and the early development of Kansas City, Missouri 1992

5. Cattle Industry Cattle Industry History of the cattle industry in Kansas City from its beginnings with trails and railroads and stockyards, etc., including record cattle runs.First permanent establishment of cattle trade in 1867 followed...

6. Conquering our great American plains; a historical development, Conquering our great American plains; a historical development, 1930

7. Cowtown-Abilene; the story of Abilene, Kansas, 1867-1875. Cowtown-Abilene; the story of Abilene, Kansas, 1867-1875. 1960

8. Historic Sketches of the Cattle Trade of the West and Southwest Historic Sketches of the Cattle Trade of the West and Southwest //1874 Illustration of "Plankinton & Armours [sic] Packing Establishment, Kansas City, Mo." Also portrait of the author, Joseph McCoy, "the pioneer western cattle shipper," inside the book's front cover.

9. Hit the Trail Hit the Trail April 1, 2006 Special illustrated advertising section describing historical and contemporary destinations along the Chisholm Trail, from Brownsville, Texas to Abilene, Kansas. Includes a map, resource guide with contact...

10. Imagining Kansas: Place, Promotion, and Western Stereotypes in the Art of Henry Worrall (1925-1902) Imagining Kansas: Place, Promotion, and Western Stereotypes in the Art of Henry Worrall (1925-1902) Summer 2007 The author states, "In this article I will argue for the influence of the past over the present, and that in the American West of the nineteenth century, certain artists were able to shape through their...

11. Joseph G. McCoy Joseph G. McCoy Head and shoulders portrait.

12. Miracle of the Chisholm Trail Miracle of the Chisholm Trail 1967

13. Old. ..Saint Jo: "1800" Old. ..Saint Jo: "1800" Spring 1954 Article about the history of Saint Joseph, Missouri, founded by Joseph Robidoux, and the Hannibal & St. Joseph Railroad, with maps and illustrated ads.

14. Portrait and Biographical Album of Sedgwick County, Kansas Portrait and Biographical Album of Sedgwick County, Kansas 1888 Biographical sketch of Joseph McCoy, "king of the Texas cattle trade of this locality, and at present located at Wichita," Kansas. Description of his life and career, born in 1837 in Illinois and coming...

15. The Armour Trophy for the Best Short Horn Bull at the Kansas City Cattle Show The Armour Trophy for the Best Short Horn Bull at the Kansas City Cattle Show November 1, 1901 Photo of the "Armour Trophy for the Best Short Horn Bull at the Kansas City Cattle Show." On the surface of the trophy is a depiction of the "Plant of Armour Packing Co., Kansas City, U.S.A.," with the...

16. Where's the Beef: Kansas Cow Towns Where's the Beef: Kansas Cow Towns Article describes historic cattle towns and forts in Kansas. Towns profiled are Caldwell, Wichita, Newton, Abilene, Ellsworth, and Dodge City.