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1. Allan B. Sunderland Dies Allan B. Sunderland Dies December/31/1956 Photo and obituary for Allan Sunderland, "55, president of the Ash Grove Lime and Portland Cement company." Native of Omaha raised in Kansas City and taking over his father's company after his death in...

2. Jackson County, Missouri: Its Opportunities and Resources Jackson County, Missouri: Its Opportunities and Resources 1926 Photo and description of the village of Cement City, Missouri, composed of a few houses adjacent to the "monstrous plant of the Missouri Portland Cement Company, twelve miles northeast of Kansas City,"...

3. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Illustrated caricature of Elihu Stapleton, general manager of the Western States Portland Cement Company.

4. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of William Caffery, organizer of the Kansas City Portland Cement Company in 1905. He moved to Kansas City in 1886 from Detroit and was engaged in the hardware business in Michigan....

5. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Photo and bio of Richard Patterson, organizer of "the Union Portland Cement Company" born in Pennsylvania in 1854 and coming to Kansas City in 1906 as purchaser of the Centropolis Hotel.

6. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of William Hill, "president of the Ash Grove Lime and Portland Cement Company," born in Ohio in 1854 and coming to Kansas City in 1886 as a cement manufacturer.

7. Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City //1911, ca. Photo and description of the cement business, established in 1907, "adopted as standard by several large construction companies and. ..being constantly designated by the leading architects."

8. Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City //1911, ca. Illustration, photo, and description of the cement company at 11th and Elmwood Streets.

9. Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City circa 1911 Located at Bonner Springs, Kansas, producing 1500 barrels of cement a day.

10. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p846 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p846 1917-1945 A portion of Cement City near the Missouri River located 10 miles northeast of Kansas City's Union Depot, showing buildings, streets, and railroad lines. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with...

11. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1957, Page p846 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1957, Page p846 1917-1957 A portion of Cement City near the Missouri River located 10 miles northeast of Kansas City's Union Depot, showing buildings, streets, and railroad lines. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with...

12. The Oregon Trail Revisited The Oregon Trail Revisited 1972 Description of Independence's two pioneer Missouri River ports: Wayne City Landing and Blue Mills Landing. Photo and description of the site in 1972 as Cement City Road with the Missouri Portland Cement...

13. The Press Quarterly Press Biographies Compiled for Newspaper Reference: An Encylopaedia of the Representative The Press Quarterly Press Biographies Compiled for Newspaper Reference: An Encylopaedia of the Representative Men of the West 1907 Photo and bio of William Caffery, vice-president of the Bonner Portland Cement Company and president of the Plomo Mining Company and director of others similar. He was born in 1855 in Detroit and moved...

14. The Press Quarterly Press Biographies Compiled for Ready Reference: An Encyclopaedia of the Representative The Press Quarterly Press Biographies Compiled for Ready Reference: An Encyclopaedia of the Representative Men of the West 1907 Photo and bio of Charles Harris Pattison, or Charles Pattison, "a self-made promoter, organizer and financier" of Kansas City. Born in Illinois in 1866 and founding the Continental Creamery Company in...