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1. Baggage Area at Union Station Baggage Area at Union Station Postcard of Baggage Area at Union Station

2. Biography of Mary Elizabeth Colter (1869-1958), Architect and Designer Biography of Mary Elizabeth Colter (1869-1958), Architect and Designer 1999

3. Fred Geary Fred Geary Information about artist Fred Geary, originally from Carrollton, Missouri. His woodcuts were featured in the Kansas City Woodcut Society portfolio as well as other places. Includes a photocopy of a biography...

4. Fred Harvey Restaurant Fred Harvey Restaurant circa 1914 Interior view of the Fred Harvey Restaurant at the Union Station, Kansas City, Missouri. ''In the east wing of the Union Station, Kansas City adjoining the Grand Lobby, is the Restaurant. The decorations...

5. Frontier Jews of the Fred Harvey Frontier Jews of the Fred Harvey September 3, 2010 Article tells the story of three "fascinating frontier Jews" discovered by the author while doing research for his book, "Appetite for America." Dave Benjamin and Herman Schweizer were both immigrants...

6. Harvey Girls Harvey Girls November 1, 2006 Article describes the history of the waitresses of the Harvey House restaurant chain, also known as "Harvey Girls," and their importance in the history of the western United States.

7. Harvey House Restaurant Harvey House Restaurant File contains information about the Harvey House restaurants.

8. Harvey's Happy Girls Harvey's Happy Girls February 2012 Short article about the history of Fred Harvey and his establishment of restaurants in train depots. Harvey opened his first railroad eating house in Topeka, Kansas, along the Atchison, Topeka & Santa...

9. In Their Best Bib and Tucker: The Harvey Girls In Their Best Bib and Tucker: The Harvey Girls Winter//1997 Article describing in depth the waitresses known as "Harvey Girls," who, from about 1876 to 1950, served as a positive and stable public image for the Santa Fe route-based restaurant company.

10. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Mary Colter (1869~1957), "chief architect, designer, and decorator" for the Fred Harvey Company with "her office in Kansas City Union Station." Decorator and remodeler of the local Harvey...

11. Literally a Beehive of Activity under Union Station Literally a Beehive of Activity under Union Station October/23/1949 Illustrations and description of the high level of activity at Union Station and its surroundings, including high volumes of mail, including bees and other zoo animals being shipped, railroad cargo, and...

12. Meals by Fred Harvey Meals by Fred Harvey Winter//1966 History of the Fred Harvey Company restaurant chain established from Kansas City and Topeka to Santa Fe and California. Description of the company's important role in civilizing the West, starting in the...

13. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of Ford Harvey, "president of the great Fred Harvey System [of restaurants and hotels along the Southwestern railroads] and one of the receivers for the Metropolitan Street Railway Company...

14. Native Culture, Native Commerce Native Culture, Native Commerce November-December/27-3/1997 Review of show at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.

15. Notable Kansas Citians of 1915-1916-1917-1918 Notable Kansas Citians of 1915-1916-1917-1918 1925 Photo and bio of Ford Harvey, head of the Fred Harvey Company restaurant and hotel chain, born in Leavenworth in 1866 and residing at 3617 Oak Street.

16. Passenger Terminals and Trains Passenger Terminals and Trains //1916 Photos and descriptions of Union Station in comparisons to other major urban railroad stations across the country, also describing the Fred Harvey Company restaurant in the station.

17. Roland Ford Roland Ford 1938 Biographical sketch of Roland Ford, treasurer and assistant secretary of Fred Harvey, Incorporated, "restaurant operators on the Santa Fe Railroad," headquarted locally at the Kansas City Union Station....

18. Roland Ford, Sr., Dies: Former Treasurer of the Fred Harvey System Was 71 Roland Ford, Sr., Dies: Former Treasurer of the Fred Harvey System Was 71 November/9/1950 Obituary for Roland Ford, Sr., former treasurer for the Fred Harvey Company chain of restaurants, residing at 6327 Main Street, and dying at the age of 71. Description of his parents also, his mother being...

19. Teaching Nature, Culture, and History in the West Teaching Nature, Culture, and History in the West Summer 2010 Article about the collaborative effort of scholars from Arizona State University and the Grand Canyon Association "to launch a public education project interpreting the significance of the Grand Canyon...

20. Those Harvey Girls Came with Railroad Those Harvey Girls Came with Railroad Summer 1991 Brief history of the Harvey Girls and their place in the movement to the West.