Kansas MemoryKansas Memory

Kansas Historical SocietyKansas Historical Society

Narrow your results

1800-1820 (1)
1854-1860 (7)
1861-1869 (3)
1870s (15)
1880s (19)
1890s (27)
1900s (54)
1910s (57)
1920s (38)
1930s (19)
1940s (9)
1950s (18)
1960s (18)
1970s (3)
1980s (2)
1990s (3)
2000s (2)

-

Log In

Username:

Password:

After login, go to:

Register
Forgot Username?
Forgot Password?

Browse Users
Contact us

-

Martha Farnsworth

-

Podcast Archive

Governor Mike Hayden Interview
Details
Listen Now
Subscribe - iTunesSubscribe - RSS

More podcasts

-

Popular Item

Winter 1977, Volume 43, Number 4

-

Random Item

Walker Winslow correspondence Walker Winslow correspondence

-

Site Statistics

Total images: 599,792
Bookbag items: 36,025
Registered users: 10,981

-

About

Kansas Memory has been created by the Kansas State Historical Society to share its historical collections via the Internet. Read more.

-

Syndication

Matching items: 212

Category Filters

Business and Industry - Agricultural Industries - Milling

Search within these results


       

Search Tips

Start Over | RSS Feed RSS Feed

View: Image Only | Title Only | Detailed
Sort by: TitleSort by Title, Ascending | Date | Creator | Newest

Showing 1 - 25 of 212 (results per page: 10 | 25 | 50)
Next Page >


A. C. Davis & Co. grain elevator, Kansas

A. C. Davis & Co. grain elevator, Kansas
Date: Between 1900 and 1915
A view of men and horse-drawn wagons in line at the A. C. Davis grain elevator in, possibly, Pratt or Almena, Kansas. A steam locomotive is visible in the background.


A Fairbanks scale in Whitelaw, Greeley County, Kansas

A Fairbanks scale in Whitelaw, Greeley County, Kansas
Date: 1923
A Fairbanks scale, operated by the Tuell Brothers Elevator and located along the Missouri Pacific Railroad line in Whitelaw, Greeley County, Kansas.


Aiken and Sons Mill, Guilford, Wilson County, Kansas

Aiken and Sons Mill, Guilford, Wilson County, Kansas
Date: 1869-1876
This is a view across the Verdigris River of Guilford's' first mill, the Aiken and Sons Mill, in Wilson County, Kansas.


Albert C. Morton to Hiram Hill

Albert C. Morton to Hiram Hill
Creator: Morton, Albert C.
Date: February 27, 1858
Albert Morton wrote from Quindaro, Kansas Territory, to Hiram Hill in Massachusetts. Morton predicted a good property market for the coming spring, despite the "hard money matters" which had been the situation during the winter. He reported that the Shawnee lands would open soon, to have them paid for by the end of the summer, and that Hill's land investments in Manhattan were "in good standing". Morton added that Samuel Simpson has been busy lately, traveling back and forth from Quindaro to Lawrence.


Album of Topeka, Kansas

Album of Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Ward Brothers, Columbus, Ohio
Date: 1888
This printed album contains engravings of public buildings and homes in Topeka, Kansas.


Alfalfa mill in Minneapolis, Kansas

Alfalfa mill in Minneapolis, Kansas
Date: Between 1905 and 1910
A postcard showing an alfalfa mill in Minneapolis, Kansas.


Argentine Mill, Kansas City, Kansas

Argentine Mill, Kansas City, Kansas
Date: Between 1920 and 1921
This black and white photograph shows the Argentine Mill in Kansas City, Kansas. On the image "C.A Fellows Contractor Topeka, Kansas 1921" is written.


Arkansas City Milling Company, Arkansas City, Kansas

Arkansas City Milling Company, Arkansas City, Kansas
Creator: Croft & Cusick
Date: May 1890
A sepia colored photograph of the Arkansas City Milling Company and canal in Arkansas City, Kansas.


Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway Company's box cars

Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway Company's box cars
Creator: Curto, J.F.
Date: Between 1960 and 1969
This black and white photograph shows grain being loaded into an Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company box car at an unidentified location. In the background a second box car is visible.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's elevator, Chicago, Illinois

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's elevator, Chicago, Illinois
Date: 1910
This black and white photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's elevator at the head of the canal in Chicago, Illinois.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company box car

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company box car
Creator: Bradley, R. Collins
Date: Between 1963 and 1969
This black and white photograph shows a box car and a portion of another one from the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company in front of an unidentified grain elevator.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company box car

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company box car
Creator: Bradley, R. Collins
Date: Between 1963 and 1969
This black and white photograph shows grain being filled into an Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company box car at an unidentified location. An employee from the elevator could possibly be measuring the moisture content of the grain.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company hopper car

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company hopper car
Creator: Meitz, Frank
Date: Between 1964 and 1969
This black and white photograph shows a covered hopper car from the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company being inspected by employees at an unidentified elevator.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company hopper cars

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company hopper cars
Creator: Meitz, Frank
Date: Between 1964 and 1969
This black and white photograph shows several covered hopper cars from the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company being filled with grain at an unidentified elevator.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company hopper cars

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company hopper cars
Creator: Meitz, Frank
Date: Between 1964 and 1969
This black and white photograph shows several hopper cars from the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company waiting to be filled with grain at an unidentified location.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company hopper cars

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company hopper cars
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1963 and 1969
This black and white photograph shows wheat being loaded into an Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company covered hopper cars at an unidentified elevator.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Cheney, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Cheney, Kansas
Date: 1908
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot in Cheney, Kansas. In the background there is grain elevators, a water tank, and windmill. The one-story wooden structure still stands. It has been refurbished and moved to the Souders Historical Museum in Cheney, Kansas.


Atlas of Kansas City, Kansas, formerly Wyandotte, Kansas City, Kansas and Armourdale, including Argentine, and Rosedale

Atlas of Kansas City, Kansas, formerly Wyandotte, Kansas City, Kansas and Armourdale, including Argentine, and Rosedale
Creator: Rascher Insurance Map Publishing Co.
Date: 1893
This fire insurance atlas shows blocks, lots, buildings and property ownership for Kansas City, Kansas (formerly Wyandotte, Kansas City, and Armourdale), Argentine and Rosedale. An index to specials (businesses and public services) and a street index precede the plat maps at the beginning of the volume. The color assigned to a structure indicates its building material. A key to colors and other symbols is available on the title page. Summaries of the operations and facilities of major industries and businesses are included with some plats. Businesses showcased include packing houses, stockyards, grain elevators, and metal smelters and refiners.


Bernhard Warkentin

Bernhard Warkentin
Date: Between 1900 and 1908
Portrait of Bernhard Warkentin, pioneer Mennonite and miller of Red Turkey wheat in Halstead and Newton, Kansas. Warkentin's greatest contribution was the introduction of hard Turkey wheat into Kansas. Also, he helped establish several large Mennonite settlements in Kansas.


Bird's Eye View of Concordia, Cloud County, Kansas

Bird's Eye View of Concordia, Cloud County, Kansas
Creator: Stoner, J. J.
Date: 1879
This lithograph is a bird's eye view of Concordia, Cloud County, Kansas. The legend at the bottom identifies the following: Concordia College, the high school, the Courthouse, several churches including a Swedish Baptist Church, hotels, a livery stable, a feed stable, the U. S. Land Office, two commercial land offices, two law offices, and the Concordia Mill. Street names are given. A railroad is shown but the company is not identified. The lithograph was published by J. J. Stoner of Madison, Wisconsin.


Bird's Eye View of Cottonwood Falls, Chase County, Kansas

Bird's Eye View of Cottonwood Falls, Chase County, Kansas
Creator: Morse, D. D
Date: 1875
This colored lithograph is a bird's eye view of Cottonwood Falls, Kansas, which was the county seat of Chase County. The legend at the bottom identifies churches, schools, the Courthouse, hotels, newspapers, wagon shops, and a flour mill. Street names are given. The Cottonwood River and Spring Creek run near the community. A subtitle indicates that Cottonwood Falls is one mile from the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad. The lithograph was drawn by D. D. Morse and published by Lott & Zeuch Lithograph, Chicago, Illinois.


Bird's Eye View of Halstead, Harvey County, Kansas

Bird's Eye View of Halstead, Harvey County, Kansas
Creator: Morse, D. D
Date: 1878
This colored lithograph is a bird's eye view of Halstead, Harvey County, Kansas. It is on the route of the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad and the Little Arkansas River runs near the town. The structures identified in the legend include a school, Mennonite Church, hotels, depot, newspaper office, the Halstead Flour Mill, an elevator, lumder yard, and wagon shops. Street names are given. The lithograph was drawn by D. D. Morse and published by Lott & Zeuch Lithograph, Chicago, Illinois.


Booster's special at the Union Pacific depot, Winchester, Kansas

Booster's special at the Union Pacific depot, Winchester, Kansas
Creator: Forsyth, Charles
Date: October 19, 1910
A photograph showing a group of people at Worth's Booster Special at the Union Pacific depot in Winfield, Kansas. The Midland Elevator Company grain elevator is visible in the photograph.


C-G Grain Company, Wichita, Kansas

C-G Grain Company, Wichita, Kansas
Date: 1955
This postcard shows an aerial view of the 14 million bushel grain elevators owned by the C-G Grain Company in Wichita, Kansas. The postcard was addressed to Mr. Clifford Hope in Washington, D.C. A note on the back indicates the elevators were southwest of Wichita, near the Mid Continent Airport. There is a printed message on the back with a handwritten note from R. H. Garvey that says "Aren't Elevators Beautiful!"


C. C. Isely Lumber and Grain Company, Montezuma, Kansas

C. C. Isely Lumber and Grain Company, Montezuma, Kansas
Date: Between 1910 and 1915
This is a photograph of the C. C. Isely Lumber and Grain Company in Montezuma, Kansas. Several buildings, including an elevator, are shown.


Showing 1 - 25
Next Page >

Copyright © 2007-2019 - Kansas Historical Society - Contact Us
This website was developed in part with funding provided by the Information Network of Kansas.