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1. African Americans in the Local Meat Packing Industry African Americans in the Local Meat Packing Industry 2006 The role of African Americans in the local meat packing industry is discussed in Chapter 2 of the book. Describes the conditions under which they worked as well as labor union practices.

2. Description of Packing Houses Description of Packing Houses 2006 Excerpt from one of Melvin B. Tolson's "popular 'Caviar and Cabbage' columns for the Washington Tribune" that describes his work at the packing house in 1918.

3. Greater Kansas City Official Year Book, 1904-05 Greater Kansas City Official Year Book, 1904-05 1905 History of the Stockyards starting in 1871 with photos.

4. Kansas City Industries Kansas City Industries

5. Kansas City, KS, View from Intercity Viaduct Kansas City, KS, View from Intercity Viaduct Postcard view of Kansas City, Kansas, from the Intercity Viaduct

6. Kansas City: An American Story Kansas City: An American Story 1999 Chapter of the book about the mutual growth of Kansas City and its livestock industry, including the Stockyards, meat packing companies, railroads, and the like and all located in the West Bottoms, with...

7. Life in the Pig Mill or ''It Took Guts'' Life in the Pig Mill or ''It Took Guts'' July 2004 Second installment of first-person account giving a detail description of his work in the Armour meat-packing plant in the 1930s.

8. Meatpacking in Kansas City, Kansas Meatpacking in Kansas City, Kansas 2007 The index of this book has several references to Kansas City, Kansas, about various topics about the meatpacking industry and stockyards. The Armour Company, as well as many other companies associated...

9. Midwestern Titans: Kansas City Industries Work for the World Midwestern Titans: Kansas City Industries Work for the World 1950 Article on the major industrial sectors of the city's economy.

10. Packing Houses Packing Houses 1890 View of West Bottoms shows elevated railroad track and river in the background.

11. Packing Houses in West Bottoms Packing Houses in West Bottoms ca. 1930 Aerial view looking east across the Kansas River near west end of the Kansas Avenue Bridge; shows Cudahy Packing Company, Swift and Company, and the Kansas City Stockyards.

12. Packing Industry Chronology Packing Industry Chronology June, 2004 A chronology of the meat packing industry in Kansas City, Kansas and Kansas City, Missouri. The chronology begins with the introduction of cattle into the Western Hemisphere, and ends in 1980 with Swift...

13. Plankinton and Armour Packing House Plankinton and Armour Packing House ca1875 Distant view of Plankinton and Armour packing house from atop a train car. Noted with photograph as our first packing ho[use].

14. Taking Stock Taking Stock December 9, 2012 Article focuses on the history of the meatpacking industry that once thrived in the West Bottoms. Current connections to the legacy of Kansas City's stockyards are discussed. Article traces the development...

15. The Saga of the Armour Family in Kansas City, 1870-1900 The Saga of the Armour Family in Kansas City, 1870-1900 Fall, 2001 Article describes in detail the members of the Armour Family who settled in the Kansas City area. The Armours had a great impact on the meat packing industry in Kansas City, Kansas.

16. The Story of the Meat Packing Industry in Wyandotte County The Story of the Meat Packing Industry in Wyandotte County Fall 2001 Article describes the history of the meatpacking industry in Kansas City, Kansas, including an ethnic distribution of wage earners, and an examination of the railroads and Kansas River as key to its development....