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This black and white photograph looking from the northwest shows a portion of the cattle pens at the Kansas City Stockyards in Kansas City, Missouri. The facility, established in 1871 along the Kansas River and the Kansas Pacific and Missouri Pacific Railroad tracks, became one the leading livestock markets in the United States. The stockyards closed for business in October of 1999.

Date: Between 1920 and 1929

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Item Number: 222245
Call Number: FM 8
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 222245

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