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1. A Bit of the Real Cowtown A Bit of the Real Cowtown April 30, 2014 Article spotlights a large of collection of documents, blueprints, and other materials pertaining to the old Kansas City Stockyards that is currently being processed by the Missouri Valley Special Collections...

2. Address of Mr. Geo. R. Collett: Vice-Pres. and Gen'l Mgr. Kansas City Stock Yards Company Address of Mr. Geo. R. Collett: Vice-Pres. and Gen'l Mgr. Kansas City Stock Yards Company May//1914 Speech by George Collett, vice-president of "the Kansas City Stock Yards Company," giving a history of the Stockyards, starting with events in 1857 leading to the Stockyards' opening in 1871, and including...

3. Biography of Charles F. Morse (1839-1926), Businessman and Civic Leader Biography of Charles F. Morse (1839-1926), Businessman and Civic Leader 1999

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

5. Elliott Richardson Elliott Richardson March 2, 1905 Portrait and biographical sketch of Elliott Eaton Richardson, or Elliott Richardson, "treasurer and secretary of the Kansas City Stock Yards Company." Born in Buffalo in 1847 and coming to Kansas City...

6. Eugene Rust Eugene Rust 1912 Photo and bio of Eugene Rust, general manager of the Kansas City Stock Yards Company and vice-president of the American Royal Live Stock Show. Born in Maine in 1857 and coming to Kansas City around the...

7. George Collett George Collett 1924 Photo and bio of George Collett, president of the Kansas City Stock Yards Company since 1918 and involved in the Stockyards since his arrival in Kansas City in 1913. He was born in Michigan in 1872 and...

8. George Nettleton George Nettleton 1878 Photo and biographical sketch of George Nettleton, a Kansas City railroad manager and engineer born in Massachusetts in 1831 and coming here about 1868, also serving as general manager of the Kansas City...

9. Growth and Development of the Kansas City Stock Yards : A History, 1871-1947 Growth and Development of the Kansas City Stock Yards : A History, 1871-1947 1948 An 83-page thesis presented to the faculty of the University of Kansas City, Department of History and Political Science for a Master of Arts degree. It contains six chapters with a conclusion and a bibliography....

10. Kansas City Livestock Exchange Building Kansas City Livestock Exchange Building Postcard of the Livestock Exchange Building

11. Kansas City Stock Yards Kansas City Stock Yards January 1903 Report on the activity in the Kansas City Stock Yards in 1902 regarding breaking their record with number of livestock. Includes charts of previous record and 1902 record for cattle, calves, and sheep....

12. Kansas City Stock Yards: Many Improvements Made During Past Four Years Kansas City Stock Yards: Many Improvements Made During Past Four Years January 13, 1920 Review of the improvements made at the plant of the Kansas City Stock Yards Company between 1915 and 1919. Specific mention made of the stock hog vaccinating plant. Statistics are provided on size of yards,...

13. Kansas City Stockyards Engraving Kansas City Stockyards Engraving Circa 1877 Framed (22.5 in. by 18.75 in.) and matted, hand-colored mezzotint engraving of the Kansas City Stockyards, Kansas City, Kansas. Taken from plate or atlas, "Views of Kansas City, Kansas & Vicinity." The...

14. KCResources, page 78 KCResources, page 78

15. Leader Leader November 1964 Photo and bio of Jay Dillingham, former president of the Chamber of Commerce and the American Royal, working with the Kansas City Stock Yards Company since 1937 with offices "in the northeast corner of...

16. Open a Viaduct between Cities: Mayors Take Part in Ceremony at Twenty-third Street Span Open a Viaduct between Cities: Mayors Take Part in Ceremony at Twenty-third Street Span September/8/1961 Photos, captions, and article about "the completion of a major remodeling project which re[o]pened the Twenty-third street viaduct to traffic between the cities [Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas City,...

17. Public Affairs Luncheon: Address of Mr. Geo. R. Collett Public Affairs Luncheon: Address of Mr. Geo. R. Collett May//1914 Speech by Collett, the general manager of the Kansas City Stock Yards Company, covering the Stockyards' origins and history, as well as their present situation in economic competition with other Midwestern...

18. Renewing the Kansas City Spirit Renewing the Kansas City Spirit November 15, 2009 Norman Rockwell's painting of "The Kansas City Spirit" is the basis for this review of the history of some of Kansas City's "titans" and how they have "largely gone," such as the stockyards, Trans World...

19. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p035 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p035 1895-1907 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...

20. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p037 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p037 1895-1907 North central part of early Kansas City from W. 17th Street south to W. 19th Street and from the state line east to Liberty Street, showing the Kansas City Stock Yards, especially the horse and mule barns....