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1. World's Second Greatest Live Stock Market, Kansas City World's Second Greatest Live Stock Market, Kansas City May/15/1915 Article about the rank of Kansas City's livestock market as second largest in the world, with photos and description of the Stockyards and the Live Stock Exchange Building.

2. When Tongues of Flame Swept K.C. Stock Yards When Tongues of Flame Swept K.C. Stock Yards March/9/1931 Story of the disastrous fire of 1879, killing 15,000 "head of cattle and hogs," and leaving "25 acres of yards left in ruins with loss of $2,000,000."

3. West Bottoms West Bottoms 1954-10 Aerial view of West Bottoms, looking northwest.

4. West Bottoms West Bottoms ca1930 Looking west over the south end of the West Bottoms; shows American Royal Building, stockyards.

5. West Bottoms West Bottoms 1927 Aerial view of West Bottoms near stockyards and Swift and Company packing plant.

6. West Bottoms West Bottoms ca. 1930 Aerial view looking north near 29th and Southwest Boulevard. Stockyards, train roundhouse, Kansas and Missouri Rivers in view.

7. Walter Aiken Walter Aiken Man on horseback identified as Walter Aiken in front of Livestock Exchange building. Back of photograph reads, "Walter Aiken, never owned an automobile, always on a horse. K.C. Stockyards-Exchange Bldg."...

8. Viewing the Stock Yards Parade Viewing the Stock Yards Parade October/15/1897 Illustration of a pair of children in formal clothing, viewing the parade at the Stockyards.

9. Victoria Hotel Victoria Hotel Postcard of the Victoria Hotel

10. Valentine Road Valentine Road Postcard of Valentine Road

11. Underpass in West Bottoms Underpass in West Bottoms n.d. View of underpass in the West Bottoms, near Kansas City Stockyards.

12. Two Men near Full Cattle Pen Two Men near Full Cattle Pen Group of cattle in stockyard pen; nearby sign reads "Matador Land & Cattle Company, Denver, Colorado."

13. Twenty Years of Kansas City's Live Stock Trade and Traders Twenty Years of Kansas City's Live Stock Trade and Traders 1893 History of the live stock industry in Kansas City, concentrating on the stockyards and biographies of live stock traders.

14. Twentieth Century Edition of the Kansas City Times Supplement: Illustrative-Descriptive of Imperial Twentieth Century Edition of the Kansas City Times Supplement: Illustrative-Descriptive of Imperial Missouri and the Greater Kansas City January/1/1900 Pictures of 11 "Leading Live Stock Dealers" with brief descriptions of their businesses.

15. Twentieth Century Edition of the Kansas City Times Supplement: Illustrative-Descriptive of Imperial Twentieth Century Edition of the Kansas City Times Supplement: Illustrative-Descriptive of Imperial Missouri and the Greater Kansas City January/1/1900 Pictures of 11 leading live stock dealers with brief biographies and history of the Stockyards.

16. Tuttle & Pike's Atlas of Kansas City and Vicinity Tuttle & Pike's Atlas of Kansas City and Vicinity 1907 Map probably taken from a copy of Tuttle & Pike's 1907 Atlas of Kansas City and Vicinity. Shows an area between the state line on the west, Broadway on the east, 12th Street on the north, and 17th Street...

17. Tuttle & Pike's Atlas of Kansas City and Vicinity Tuttle & Pike's Atlas of Kansas City and Vicinity 1907 Map of a portion of Kansas City extending from the state line on the west to Broadway on the east, and from 17th Street on the north to 23rd Street on the south. Taken from Tuttle & Pike's 1907 Atlas of...

18. Travel through Missouri Travel through Missouri May//1956 Photos and article about tourist sites in Missouri, especially along "U. S. Highways 40 and 50" between Kansas City and Saint Louis. Description of sites in Kansas City and other places in the state including...

19. To Spend Millions Here To Spend Millions Here March/4/1915 Article about the construction plans at the Stockyards area with railroads and a replacement for the damaged old Union Depot.

20. Thomas Allen Thomas Allen March 10, 1905 Biographical sketch of Thomas Jefferson Allen, or Thomas Allen, "one of the largest stockgrowers and stockdealers in Kansas City," moving here in 1870 and in 1872 becoming "the first man to ship Colorado...