Kenneth Spencer Research Library at the University of Kansas

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Railroad Workers, Kansas City, Kansas

Undated photograph of unidentified railroad workers laying tracks in Kansas City, Kansas. Railroad jobs brought many Mexican immigrants to Kansas City, Kansas.

Railroad Workers, Kansas City, Kansas

Undated photograph of unidentified railroad workers in Kansas City, Kansas. Railroad jobs brought many Mexican immigrants to Kansas City, Kansas.

Railroad Workers, Kansas City, Kansas

Undated photograph of unidentified railroad workers in Kansas City, Kansas. Railroad jobs brought many Mexican immigrants to Kansas City, Kansas.

Railroad Workers, Kansas City, Kansas

Undated photograph of unidentified railroad workers in Kansas City, Kansas. Railroad jobs brought many Mexican immigrants to Kansas City, Kansas.

Railroad Facilities, Kansas City, Kansas

Undated photograph of an unidentified location showing railroad facilities in Kansas City, Kansas.

Railroad Facilities, Kansas City, Kansas

Undated photograph of a railroad facility in Kansas City, Kansas.

Railroad Car Home, Kansas City, Kansas

Illustration of adults and children performing tasks around the exterior of an Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad car. Railroad companies reused cars as housing for Mexican railroad workers, many of whom were recent immigrants could not find or afford more permanent housing.

Play Production at the Boys Hotel

Photograph of six boys performing a play at the Boys Hotel at the southeast corner of Admiral Boulevard and Flora Avenue.

Night School at Boys Hotel

Photograph of boys attending a night school at the Boys Hotel at the southeast corner of Admiral Boulevard and Flora Avenue.

Night Baseball Game at Muehlebach Field

Photograph of a nightime baseball game at Muehlebach Field at the northwest corner of 22nd Street and Brooklyn Avenue.

Mrs. White and Boys of Boy's Hotel in Front of Memorial Building

Photograph of Mrs. White and boys of the Boys Hotel posed on the front steps of the recentely completed Boys Hotel Club Memorial Building. This vantage point faces southwest on the south side of Admiral Boulevard between Flora Avenue and Highland Avenue.

Mexican Women, Kansas City, Kansas

Undated photograph of two Mexican women in Kansas City, Kansas.