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Howard G Bartling
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Calvin Stuart Is Dead
Obituary for Calvin Stuart, "81, of 3318 the Paseo," "president of the Kansas City Live Stock exchange in 1934 and 1935." Native of West Virginia coming to Kansas City in 1905 as a livestock dealer.
Chaos and Conspiracy: The Kansas City Livestock Trade, 1886-1892
Early history of the Stockyards and the cattle men and conflicts in its regulation from 1886 to 1892.
Biographical sketch of Godfrey Swenson, president of the Swenson Construction Company in the Victor Building. Born in Sweden in 1876 and emigrating to Kansas City in 1896 as a stonemason, establishing...
James Rutherford Obituary
Obituary for James Rutherford, former president of the Kansas City Live Stock Exchange in 1955 and director of the American Royal for 25 years, dying at the age of 78 in 1974.
Kansas City in Caricature
Illustrated caricature of Thomas McCrosky, president of the Kansas City Live Stock Exchange.
Kansas City Live Stock Exchange
Cartoon illustration of the intersection in front of the Kansas City Live Stock Exchange Building at 16th and Genesee Streets with caption about the livestock industry's prominent economic role in Kansas...
Kansas City Livestock Exchange Building
Postcard of the Livestock Exchange Building
Leaders in Our Town
Photo and bio of Fred Olander (dressed as a cowboy), partner of the National Livestock Company and former president of "the National Live Stock Exchange" in 1926. Born in Kansas City, Kansas in 1894 and...
Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912
Photo and bio of Arthur Chapman, "owner of Chapman's Café, the finest eating place west of the Mississippi River," and former member of the Missouri state legislature. He was born in Clay County, Missouri...
Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work
Photo and bio of Godfrey Swenson, "one of the principal general contractors in Kansas City." Native of Sweden emigrating to Kansas City in 1896 as a construction worker before establishing the Swenson...
Obituary for Pearl Bracken
January 25, 1971
Obituary for Pearl Bracken, the oldest member of the Kansas City Live Stock Exchange, dying at the age of 87.
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p035
Northwestern part of early Kansas City in West Bottoms from about W. 15th Street south to W. 17th Street and from the state line east to Wyoming Street. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with...
SC89 Jason Rogers Papers Finding Aid
1923-1929 (bulk 1925-1928)
Jason Rogers was born in New York City in 1868. He dropped out of grammar school and worked his way up in the journalism trade to become an expert in newspaper publishing and advertising. He was the author...
Stockyards history: (1871) organized as the "Kansas Stockyards Company" with the first Live Stock Exchange Building erected; (1876) reorganized as the "Kansas City Stockyards Company"; (1886) Kansas City...
The Book of Missourians
Biographical sketch of Churchill Bridgeford, "president of the Kansas City Live Stock Exchange," a native of Paris, Missouri, arriving in Kansas City in 1886.
The First Bench Show
Photo and bio of C. P. Baldwin, "the most popular young business man in Kansas City," "manager of the Hotel Victoria, one of the largest and best equipped hostelries in the city," "a member of the George...
The Kansas City Live Stock Exchange.
R.A. Willis, President of the Kansas City Live Stock Exchange, provides an overview of the operation of the Exchange.
The Kansas City Live Stock Exchange and Yards--The Largest Stockyards Plant in the World outside Chicago
Photos of the Stockyards and West Bottoms, showing the cattle pens, Live Stock Exchange Building, rail yards, the Kansas River, smoke-producing factories, etc.
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