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1. ''A Stitch in Time'' Premieres Friday ''A Stitch in Time'' Premieres Friday May 10, 2006 The story of dress manufacturer Nell Donnelly Reed is captured in a new book and documentary film produced by her great great nephew Terence Michael O'Malley. The film is entitled "Nelly Don: A Stitch...

2. 100 Years on the Assembly Line 100 Years on the Assembly Line October 8, 2013 Article on the 100th anniversary of the Ford Co. assembly line, focusing on the Claycomo plant. Founded in 1909, the plant in the northeastern Kansas City industrial district was the first Ford assembly...

3. 150 Facts About Kansas City 150 Facts About Kansas City 2000 List of 150 facts prepared for the sesquicentennial of Kansas City in 2000.

4. A Big Day for Protests A Big Day for Protests October 8, 2010 On October 7, 2010, two anti-nuclear protestors interrupted a council meeting at City Hall bearing a sign stating “Stop Building Nuclear War.” The protestors oppose the construction of the Honeywell...

5. A Landmark Deal, Indeed A Landmark Deal, Indeed November 3, 2011 The federal government is seeking a buyer for the three million-square-foot plant section of the Bannister Federal Complex. The plant is currently operated by Honeywell Federal Manufacturing & Technologies,...

6. After 87 Years, Price Candy Co. Closes Its Doors: Bank Forecloses on Factory in Richmond After 87 Years, Price Candy Co. Closes Its Doors: Bank Forecloses on Factory in Richmond May/2/2000 Article about the closing and liquidation of the Price Candy Company, "an 87-year-old confectionery manufacturer" founded in the old downtown Jones Store building. Description of the company's history,...

7. American Sash & Door Company American Sash & Door Company Promotional postcard put out by the American Sash & Door Company

8. An Interview With Catherine Reyes An Interview With Catherine Reyes 1978-02-28 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded February 28, 1978. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has typed list of contents....

9. An Interview With Esther Rocha An Interview With Esther Rocha 1978-06-26 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded June 26, 1978. 2 sound cassettes (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has typed list of contents....

10. Analysis of Unemployment--With Few Exceptions Classified Crafts Are Fully Employed in Greater Kansas Analysis of Unemployment--With Few Exceptions Classified Crafts Are Fully Employed in Greater Kansas City September/20/1921 Article about the decreasing unemployment in the city, especially concerning jobs in manufacturing industries, with a table illustrating the figures in various types of factories.

11. Biography of Clara Stover (1882-1975) and Russell Stover (1888-1954), Candymakers Biography of Clara Stover (1882-1975) and Russell Stover (1888-1954), Candymakers 2007

12. Biography of Jacob Billikopf (1883-1950), Social Worker Biography of Jacob Billikopf (1883-1950), Social Worker 1999

13. Biography of James M. Greenwood (1837-1914), School Superintendent Biography of James M. Greenwood (1837-1914), School Superintendent 2003

14. Biography of Victor Speas (1889-1970), Businessman and Philanthropist Biography of Victor Speas (1889-1970), Businessman and Philanthropist 1999

15. Bradbury Pianos Bradbury Pianos ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Bradbury Pianos showing four dogs wearing eye glasses sitting with legs crossed reading newspapers. Front of card says: "Astonishing!." The Bradbury Piano again selected for the White...

16. Butler Manufacturing Company: What They Make; Where and How Butler Manufacturing Company: What They Make; Where and How May 5, 1931 Review of Butler Manufacturing Company, established in 1901, and the products it produces. Includes photos of two large factories located at 7400 E. 13th St., Kansas City, Missouri, and Ninth St. and Sixth...

17. Carl Hoffman Carl Hoffman ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Carl Hoffman showing three young girls in white dresses sitting on a log with armfuls of branches with pink blossoms. Front of card says: "Sterling Pianos. Factories, Derby, Ct." Front...

18. Carl Hoffman Music Co. Carl Hoffman Music Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Carl Hoffman Music Co. showing two kittens leaning on flowers watching a butterfly. Front of card says: "Carl Hoffman Music Co...Sole Representative of the Celebrated Steger & Sons...

19. Central Industrial District Factories Central Industrial District Factories 1934 Black and white detailed charcoal drawing of the West Bottoms. Includes in view Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company building, J. G. Peppard Seed Company building, elevated tracks, etc.

20. Centropolis Centropolis File contains clippings, maps, and a paper describing the development of industrial towns, or districts, along the Blue River valley, developing around factories and growing with railroad access in the...