Here is the story of a business that started in the desperation of the Great Depression in 1933 and grew to become one of the largest steel distribution companies in the country.
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Photos, ads, and articles from the 1962 Polk City Directory for Manhattan. (A copy of this directory is available in the Reference Section at the Manhattan Public Library.)
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Here are some excerpts from this 65 page booklet published in honor of the church’s 100th Anniversary in Manhattan, Kansas. This picture is an artists conception of the church grounds by 1960.
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High school students interviewed 18 Manhattan adults about their lives – very interesting!
Selected pictures from Lowell Jack’s 2005 Historical Calendar Celebrating The Manhattan Sesquicentennial 1855-2005