Kansas-city Sentence Examples
It is served by the Wabash and the Quincy, Omaha & Kansas City railways.
It is served by the Missouri Pacific, the St Louis & San Francisco, the Missouri, Kansas & Texas, and the Kansas City Southern railways, and by interurban electric lines.
It is served by the Louisiana & Texas (Southern Pacific System), the St Louis, Watkins & Gulf, the Louisiana & Pacific and the Kansas City Southern railways.
The packing interest was first established in 1867; the first large packing plant was that of Armour & Co., which was removed to what is now Kansas City in 1871.
It is served by the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific (which has repair shops here) and the Quincy, Omaha & Kansas City railways.Advertisement
The charitable institutions and professional schools included in 1908 about thirty hospitals, several children's homes and homes for the aged, an industrial home, the Kansas City school of law, the University medical college, and the Scarritt training school.
Westport, a little inland town - platted 1833, a city 1857, merged in Kansas City in 1899 - now a fashionable residence district of Kansas City - was a rival of Independence in the Santa Fe trade which she gained almost in toto in 1844 when the great Missouri flood (the greatest the river has known) destroyed the river landing utilized by Independence.
During the Civil War both Independence and Westport were the scene of battles; Kansas City escaped, but her trade went to Leavenworth, where it had the protection of an army post and a quiet frontier.
In 1866 Kansas City was entered by the first railway from St Louis; 1867 saw the beginning of the packing industry; in 1869 a railway bridge across the Missouri assured it predominance over Leavenworth and St Joseph; and since that time - save for a depression shortly after 1890, following a real-estate boom - the material progress of the city has been remarkable; the population increased from 4418 in 1860 to 32,260 in 1870, 55,785 in 1880, and 13 2, 716 in 1890.
It is served by the Gulf & Interstate, the Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe, the Kansas City Southern, the Texas & New Orleans, the Colorado Southern, New Orleans & Pacific, the Beaumont, Sour Lake & Western (from Beaumont to Sour Lake, Tex.), and the (short) Galveston, Beaumont & North-Eastern railways.Advertisement
It is served by the Kansas City Fort Scott & Memphis (St Louis & San Francisco system) and the Missouri Kansas & Texas railways.
The latter stream, crossing the state and cutting the eastern and western borders at or near St Louis and Kansas City respectively, has a length between these of 430 m.
Two of the four remount purchasing stations of the United States Army are at St`Louis and Kansas City.
Both crude oil and natural gas are drawn from Kansas for the supply of Kansas City and other parts of western Missouri.
St Louis and Kansas City are the centres of the clay industries.Advertisement
In commerce as well as in manufactures St Louis is first among the cities of the state, but Kansas City also is one of the greatest railway centres of the country, and the trade with the south-west, which St Louis once held almost undisputed, has been greatly cut into by Kansas City, as well as by Galveston and other ports on the Gulf.
In1906-1907there was a notable agitation for improvement, following trial voyages that proved the navigability of the Missouri up to Kansas City.
St Louis, Kansas City and St Joseph are ports of entry for foreign commerce.
In addition to St Louis, 2 Kansas City and St Joseph, the leading cities in 1900 were Joplin, Springfield, Sedalia, Hannibal, Jefferson City, Carthage, Webb City and Moberly.
St Louis and Kansas City have adopted their own charters under constitutional provision.Advertisement
The metropolitan primacy of St Louis and Kansas City is reflected in the general organization of the courts.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics maintains free employment-bureaus in St Louis, Kansas City and St Joseph.
Finally, there are various professional schools, most of them in St Louis and Kansas City.
Independence, Missouri (after about 1831) and Kansas City (after 1844) were the great centres of this trade, which by 1860 was of national importance.'
In1906-1907an active campaign was begun at Kansas City for improving the channel of the Missouri and stimulating river freighting below that point.Advertisement
The livestock interest is stimulated by the enormous demand for beef-cattle at Kansas City.
The most important manufacturing industry, both in 1900 and in 1905, was slaughtering and meat-packing - for which Kansas City is the second centre of the country - with a product for the state valued at $77,411,883 in 1900, and $96,375,639 in 1905; in both these years the value of the product of Kansas was exceeded only by that of Illinois.
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Pacific from Kansas City (1870, now also part of the Union Pacific), the Denver & Rio Grande (1871), the Burlington system (1882), the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (1887), and other roads which have made Denver's fortune.
This was followed by the Southern Pacific in 1881, from San Francisco to New Orleans, 2489 miles; the Northern Pacific, from St Paul to Portland, Ore., in 1883; the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe, from Kansas City to San Diego; and the Great Northern from St Paul to Seattle and New Westminster in 1893.
It is served by the Union Pacific, the Missouri Pacific, the 'Frisco System, the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy, the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe, the Chicago Great Western, the Chicago, Milwaukee & St Paul, the Chicago & Alton, the Wabash, the Kansas City Southern, the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific, the Missouri, Kansas & Texas, the Leavenworth, Kansas & Western, the Kansas City, Mexico & Orient, the St Louis, Kansas City & Colorado, the Quincy, Omaha & Kansas City, and the St Joseph & Grand Island railways, and by steamboat lines to numerous river ports.
It is situated at the intersection of four great railway systems-the Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe, the St Louis & San Francisco, the Kansas City Southern (which maintains shops here), and the Missouri Pacific, and is served by inter-urban electric railways.
Kansas City, Topeka, Wichita, Leavenworth and Atchison were the only cities which had manufactures whose gross product was valued in 1905 at more than $3,000,000 each; their joint product was valued at $126,515,804, and that of Kansas City alone was $9 6, 473, 0 5 0, almost half the output of the state.
Among the state charitable and reformatory institutions are state hospitals for the insane at Topeka and Osawatomie and a hospital for epileptics at Parsons; industrial reform schools for girls at Beloit, for boys at Topeka, and for criminals under twenty-five at Hutchinson; a penitentiary at Lansing; a soldiers' orphans' home at Atchison and a soldiers' home at Dodge City; and schools for feeble-minded youth at Winfield, for the deaf at Olathe, and for the blind at Kansas City.
His first professional work came accompanying vaudeville performers, and he was part of a troupe that broke up in Kansas City in 1927.
The Kansas City Public Library has instructions for making a holiday origami garland out of wrapping paper.
Kansas City is a large and sprawling metropolis, so it's little wonder that there many charity foundations Kansas City is home to.
There are a large number of foundations within Kansas City.
Others can be found through a variety of sources, including sites such as the Kansas City Business Journal.
Foundations in Kansas City that work to better the community, encourage people to give to charities or raise funds abound.
There are many different animal shelters around the greater Kansas City area, including many no kill shelters.
Don't forget that there are many ways to get involved in the foundations Kansas City has to offer that are listed above as well as other foundations in the city.
For example, the Kansas City Zoo often runs a sale offering $5 off zoo memberships as a way to promote the idea of giving a zoo membership as an affordable Christmas gift.
The Kansas City Zoo is one of the top zoos in the United States, and knowing where to find Kansas City Zoo coupons and discounts can help families enjoy this fantastic attraction without an elephant-sized budget.
The Kansas City Zoo encompasses approxinmately 200 acres and is home to more than 1,300 animals.
There are regular coupons available for the Kansas City Zoo, including discounted admission rates, free children's admission with a paid adult ticket, and discounts on concessions.
Below we review five Kansas City yoga studios for you.
Yoga Barn of South Kansas City is located at 4300 E. 113th in Kansas City, MO and their phone number is (816) 966-9659.
Body and Soul of Kansas City is located at 649 East 59th St. in Kansas City, MO and their phone number is 816-363-8282.
Whether you'd like to try Hatha yoga, hot yoga, Power yoga or would like a yoga community, you can find it in Kansas City.
New instructors and studios are popping up all the time, so if you're looking for something new or need a studio outside of the Kansas City metro, try searching on Yoga Finder.
Serious NFL fans want as much gear featuring their favorite team as they can fit into a closet, so it's no wonder that fans in the Midwest are clamoring for Kansas City Chiefs pajamas.
There is no end of online shops at which to buy Kansas City Chiefs pajamas, especially if you're shopping for kids.
For a proper Kansas City Chiefs pajama set, the Men's Crew Issued Sleepwear Package is just the thing.
Paris Agency Glamour representative Marie-Christine Kollock signed Simmons to a modeling contract two years later after spotting her at a Kansas City modeling event.
According to the Kansas City Collegian, social networking allows people to make friends and stay connected with people of similar interests in spite of busy lives.
It wasn't until 1963 that the Kansas City Athletics changed both their traveling and home uniforms to gold and green, and from there on teams began to use their signature colors in many varieties.