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1. Who's Who in Kansas City Who's Who in Kansas City December/24/1922 Portraits and biographical article about Jacob Leander Loose, or Jacob Loose, "chairman of the board, Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company." Description of his life and career, born in Pennsylvania in 1850 and...

2. Where Candy is Made Where Candy is Made May 1, 1903 Report on the Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company, a cracker and candy manufacturer. Includes detailed information on the candy-making process and interior photographs of various candy-making departments and workers....

3. West Bottoms West Bottoms 1999 Street level view of the remains of the Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company building located in the West Bottoms area of Kansas City, Missouri. The fire occurred in July of 1998. The view is looking to the west/northwest....

4. West Bottoms West Bottoms 1999 View of West Bottoms showing remains of fire/explosion of July 1998, confluence of Kansas and Missouri Rivers, and remains of Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company. Fairfax Industrial District visible in background....

5. The Boys' Dinner The Boys' Dinner April//1913 Photo of John Wiles, president of the Commercial Club and executive of the Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company.

6. Sunshine Biscuits, Inc., Kansas City Plant Sunshine Biscuits, Inc., Kansas City Plant May 3, 1905 History of the Sunshine biscuit manufacturing business starting as the Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company, with photos and description of the plant and operations.

7. Sunshine Biscuit Company Sunshine Biscuit Company 2002 Book includes a short history of the Kansas City connection with the Keebler Company, beginning with the Loose brothers baking company. The name was officially changed to Sunshine Biscuits in 1946. Includes...

8. Riverfront Area Riverfront Area 1999 View looking northwest.

9. Railroad Tracks Railroad Tracks 1934 Untitled color drawing depicting railroad tracks in the West Bottoms or Central Industrial District. Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company building is part of the view. Signed: C. L. Budworth, '34.

10. Photographs and Facts Photographs and Facts February/5/1916 Photo and biographical article about Jacob Leander Loose, or Jacob Loose, "Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company," born in Pennsylvania in 1850 and coming to Kansas City...

11. Photographs and Facts Photographs and Facts January/22/1916 Photo and bio of Clarence Gould, secretary of the Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company in Kansas City and a native of Marshall, Missouri.

12. Park Once a Battlefield Park Once a Battlefield August/14/1972 Photo of ducks on a pond at Loose Park, once the site of the Kansas City Country Club, and prior to that the Battle of Westport. Park named after the founder of the Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company.

13. Owner of West Bottoms Building Destroyed by Fire Responds to "Scumbag" Label Owner of West Bottoms Building Destroyed by Fire Responds to "Scumbag" Label August/13-19/1998 Discusses the fire that destroyed the former Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company building and reactions to that fire.

14. Missouri River Missouri River Postcard of the Missouri River at Kansas City

15. Loose-Wiles Exhibit Loose-Wiles Exhibit Loose-Wiles exhibit, highlighting Vassar chocolates, at unidentified exposition.

16. Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Building Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Building 1999 Street level view of the remains of the Loose-Wiles Biscuit building in the West Bottoms area of Kansas City, Missouri. The building was destroyed by a fire in July, 1998.

17. Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Building Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Building 1999 Street level view of the remains of the Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company building located in the West Bottoms area of Kansas City, Missouri. The building was destroyed by a fire in July of 1998.

18. Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Building Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Building 1999 Street level view of the remains of the Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company building located in the West Bottoms area of Kansas City, Missouri. The building was destroyed by a fire that occurred in July of 1998....

19. Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Postcard of interior of the Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company

20. Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company ca1928 Partial side view of the Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company; located at 1100 W. 8th. Picture continued by #58. Sign on building in this view says Vassar Chocolates.