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1. . ..Presenting Frank A. Theis: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Frank A. Theis: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month May 1, 1949 Photo and biographical article about Frank Theis, "president of the Simonds-Shields-Theis Grain Company" and formerly the youngest president of the Kansas City Board of Trade in 1931. Native Kansas Citian...

2. 19th in Population, First in. .. 19th in Population, First in. .. July/28/1940 Full page ad for Kansas City, expounding upon its national rankings, mainly dealing with grain production.

3. A New Image for the Old Cowtown A New Image for the Old Cowtown October//1975 Kansas City as both rural and urban role player.

4. Agriculture: A Firm Foundation for Kansas City Agriculture: A Firm Foundation for Kansas City October/11/1966 Article reprinted from the Kansas City Star about Kansas City's agricultural economy.

5. American Hominy Flake Co. American Hominy Flake Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for the American Hominy Flake Co. showing a pink rose and a winter town scene. One of two cards with similar design. Back of card says: "Try a package of Snow Flake Hominy and Cormane...

6. American Hominy Flake Co. American Hominy Flake Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for the American Hominy Flake Co. showing a rural scene of a pond, path, and shrubs with a blue floral border. Back of card says: "Try a package of Snow Flake Hominy and Cormane And You...

7. American Hominy Flake Co. American Hominy Flake Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for the American Hominy Flake Co. showing a distant view of a man in a boat. One of two cards with similar design. Front of card is stamped: “Eat Snow Flake Hominy." Back of card says:...

8. American Hominy Flake Co. American Hominy Flake Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for the American Hominy Flake Co. showing a yellow rose and a winter town scene. One of two cards with similar design. Back of card says: "Try a package of Snow Flake Hominy and Cormane...

9. American Hominy Flake Co. American Hominy Flake Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for the American Hominy Flake Co. showing six robins sitting on a tree and fence post in winter. Back of card says: "Ask your grocer for Snow Flake Hominy and Cormane.." Address given...

10. American Hominy Flake Co. American Hominy Flake Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for the American Hominy Flake Co. showing a rural, sunset scene. One of two cards with similar design. Front of card is stamped: “Eat Snow Flake Hominy." Back of card says: "Try a package...

11. American Hominy Flake Co. American Hominy Flake Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for the American Hominy Flake Co. showing a yellow rose and a distant steeple bordered by branches with icicles. One of two cards with similar design. Back of card says: "Try a package...

12. American Hominy Flake Co. American Hominy Flake Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for the American Hominy Flake Co. showing a yellow rose and a rural winter scene with cottage and pond. Back of card says: "Try a package of Snow Flake Hominy and Cormane And You Will...

13. American Hominy Flake Co. American Hominy Flake Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for the American Hominy Flake Co. showing a pink rose and a distant townscape bordered by branches with icicles. One of two cards with similar design. Back of card says: "Try a package...

14. And So to Bread! And So to Bread! August//1947 Illustrations and article about the bread-making business in the Kansas City area involving the wheat production and flour milling of the Great Plains and Midwest as food for around the world. Also history...

15. Big Flour Mills Fading From KC Big Flour Mills Fading From KC October 20, 2011 Article reports on the decline of flour milling in Kansas City and the Midwest, largely due to the consolidation of mills and need for grain to be shipped less distances by railroad. The Kansas City area...

16. Biography of Frank A. Theis (1899-1965), Grain Merchant Biography of Frank A. Theis (1899-1965), Grain Merchant 1999

17. Biography of Samuel Sosland (1886-1983), Publisher Biography of Samuel Sosland (1886-1983), Publisher 2009

18. Board of Trade Bidding KC Farewell Board of Trade Bidding KC Farewell June 25, 2013 Article on the closing of the Kansas City Board of Trade. Founded in 1856, the Board of Trade grew in business and significance as the wheat industry developed in Kansas. The article includes a history...

19. Both Grew Up with Great Southwest: Board of Trade and Telegram Witnessed Strides Both Grew Up with Great Southwest: Board of Trade and Telegram Witnessed Strides March/9/1931 Expansion in grain industry in last 50 years allowed Board of Trade and Drovers Telegram to grow together.

20. Business on a Global Basis in 1956 Business on a Global Basis in 1956 May/7/1957 Charts and graphs regarding Kansas City's international trade.