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Swift and Company (14)
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1951 (3)
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 Image: Title: Date: Description:

1. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of flooded area in the West Bottoms, looking southwest from near the top of the 12th Street Viaduct; shows stockyards, Livestock Exchange building, Kansas River, etc.

2. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of flooded area, looking north of bridges spanning Kansas River and the stockyards.

3. 1951 Flood Photograph Collection Finding Aid 1951 Flood Photograph Collection Finding Aid 1951 The collection of 30 black and white photographs include aerial views as well as ground shots of streets, rubble, river bottoms, etc., during the 1951 flood in Kansas City. It also contains views of the...

4. Advertising Card Collection Finding Aid Advertising Card Collection Finding Aid ca. 1860-1910s Collection of cards used for advertising purposes in the late 19th century. Includes colorful illustrations for many types of products. The over 600 cards from Kansas City businesses have been digitized....

5. Aerial View of Swift Plant Aerial View of Swift Plant 1955 Swift and Company.

6. America's Historic Stockyards: Livestock Hotels America's Historic Stockyards: Livestock Hotels 2005 This book looks at the history of U.S. stockyards. Kansas City is included in chapter 8. The text is well-documented with footnotes, a bibliography, glossary, and index.

7. Dr. Ralph Bunche Praises UPWE-CIO; 'Equal Rights' Booklet Is Published Dr. Ralph Bunche Praises UPWE-CIO; 'Equal Rights' Booklet Is Published November 1, 1952 News article about a public congratulation of an anti-discriminatory policy of "the United Packinghouse Workers of America, CIO" (or UPWA-CIO) labor union by Ralph Bunche, "famed United Nations mediator...

8. KCResources, page 31 KCResources, page 31

9. 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.

10. Swift & Company Swift & Company ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Swift & Company showing a classically dressed woman in sandals, a diaphanous gown, and a fur cape. She has long blonde hair and is holding holly above her head. Edges of card are embossed....

11. Swift and Company Swift and Company ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Swift and Company showing a bird on a branch in front of a cottage by a river in the snow. Front lower left corner has number B 416. Back of card has a poem and advertising copy about...

12. Swift and Company Swift and Company ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Swift and Company showing a baby's smiling face. Front of card says: "Swift's Beef Extract." Front lower left corner has number 82. Back of card has an image of a jar of Swift's Beef...

13. Swift and Company Swift and Company

14. Swift and Company Swift and Company November 1896 Photograph of Major and Captain, prize-winning team of horses in the class for ''best pair to heavy delivery wagon.'' Owned by Swift and Company. ''Swift and Company's outfits are known throughout the...

15. Swift and Company Swift and Company Aerial view, looking southwest, of company and grounds.

16. Swift and Company Swift and Company 1898 Advertising card for Swift and Company showing a woman holding a tray with a bowl of soup on it. Front of card says: "Swift's Pure Beef Extract." Front lower left corner says: "Copyright 1898, by Swift...

17. Swift and Company Exhibit Swift and Company Exhibit 1899 View of front of Swift and Company street fair exhibit with two women standing on either side of a large hog statue. "Handwritten on front "Kansas City Street Fair exhibit 1899."

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

19. West Bottoms West Bottoms 1915 Distant view of Morris and Company and Swift and Company plants, located in Armourdale, Kansas.