KN Energy (Lakewood, Colorado) [RG0982.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT COLLECTION RECORD

RG0982.AM:  KN Energy (Lakewood, Colorado)

Records:  1936-1993
Lakewood, Colorado; Hastings, Nebraska:  Natural Gas Company
Size:  5.5 cu.ft.; 6 boxes

BACKGROUND NOTE

The beginning of KN Energy dates back to 1927 and the formation of the Kansas Pipeline and Gas Company, which looked to serve small communities in Kansas.  In 1941 the company acquired the Nebraska Natural Gas Company and changed its name to Kansas-Nebraska Natural Gas Company.  The company continued to operate out of Phillipsburg, Kansas until about 1953 when they moved the headquarters to Hastings, Nebraska.  The Kansas-Nebraska Natural Gas Company operated its headquarters out of Hastings, Nebraska, until 1982.  In 1982 the headquarters was relocated to Lakewood, Colorado, and in 1983 the company changed its name to KN Energy.

KN Energy and Kinder Morgan, Inc. merged in 1999.  General Electric Co. and Alinda Capital Partners purchased the natural gas distributor from Kinder Morgan in 2007 and the name changed to SourceGas.  In April of 2015 Black Hills Energy agreed to purchase SourceGas for an estimated $1.89 billion.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This collection consists of records of KN Energy and its predecessor, Kansas-Nebraska Natural Gas Company.  Also included are a few items relating to the Kansas Pipeline and Gas Company.  The records date from 1936 to 1993 and consist mostly of monthly financial and statistical reports, reports to the Federal Power Commission, and misc. other financial and stockholder information and reports.  The later financial and statistical reports include information from various KN Energy subsidiaries, including the Northern Mountain Gas Company, Western Gas Corporation, Texas Gasmark, Inc., Wyoming Fuel Company, Wytex Exploration Company and various others.

Note:  See the Library for published annual reports [662.6 K13a] and other publications by the company, including Kansas-Nebraska Flame [662.6 K13f], Over the lines [662.6 K13o] and The Energizer [662.6 K13o].

INVENTORY

Box 1
Folder

  1. Kansas Pipe Line and Gas Company, 1936-1940
  2. Kansas-Nebraska Natural Gas Company, Indenture, April 1, 1941
  3. Kansas-Nebraska Natural Gas Company, 1943-1944
  4. Kansas-Nebraska Natural Gas Company, 1945-1946
  5. Kansas-Nebraska Natural Gas Company, 1947-1955, 1962-1967
  6. Annual reports to the Securities and Exchange Commission, 1967, 1978, 1979

Box 2
Volume

  1. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1946
  2. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1947
  3. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1948
  4. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1949
  5. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1950
  6. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1951
  7. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1952
  8. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1953
  9. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1954
  10. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1955
  11. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1956
  12. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1957
  13. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1958
  14. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1959
  15. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1960
  16. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1961
  17. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1962
  18. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1963
  19. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1964
  20. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1965
  21. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1966
  22. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1967
  23. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1968
  24. Annual report to the Federal Power Commission, 1969

Box 3
Folder

  1. Financial Analyst Reports, 1980-1993
  2. Financial News Releases, 1987-1995
  3. Reports on Natural Gas Companies, 1982-1986
  4. Reports on Natural Gas Companies, 1986-1989
  5. SEC forms 10Q and 10K, 1982-1988
  6. SEC forms 10Q and 10K, 1989-1993

Box 4
Folder

  1. Filings with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), 1983-1985
  2. KN Energy 50th Anniversary, 1986
  3. Financial and statistical report, 1985, January
  4. Financial and statistical report, 1985, February
  5. Financial and statistical report, 1985, March
  6. Financial and statistical report, 1985, April
  7. Financial and statistical report, 1985, May
  8. Financial and statistical report, 1985, June
  9. Financial and statistical report, 1985, July
  10. Financial and statistical report, 1985, August
  11. Financial and statistical report, 1985, September
  12. Financial and statistical report, 1985, October
  13. Financial and statistical report, 1985, November
  14. Financial and statistical report, 1985, December
  15. Financial and statistical report, 1986, January
  16. Financial and statistical report, 1986, February
  17. Financial and statistical report, 1986, March

Box 5
Folder

  1. Financial and statistical report, 1986, April
  2. Financial and statistical report, 1986, May
  3. Financial and statistical report, 1986, June
  4. Financial and statistical report, 1986, July
  5. Financial and statistical report, 1986, August
  6. Financial and statistical report, 1986, September
  7. Financial and statistical report, 1986, October
  8. Financial and statistical report, 1986, November
  9. Financial and statistical report, 1986, December
  10. Comparative MCF Revenue and Meter report, 1986
  11. Financial and statistical report, 1987, January
  12. Financial and statistical report, 1987, February
  13. Financial and statistical report, 1987, March
  14. Financial and statistical report, 1987, April
  15. Financial and statistical report, 1987, May
  16. Financial and statistical report, 1987, June

Box 6
Folder

  1. Financial and statistical report, 1987, July
  2. Financial and statistical report, 1987, August
  3. Financial and statistical report, 1987, September
  4. Financial and statistical report, 1987, October
  5. Financial and statistical report, 1987, November
  6. Financial and statistical report, 1987, December
  7. Financial and statistical report, 1988, January
  8. Financial and statistical report, 1988, February
  9. Financial and statistical report, 1988, March
  10. Financial and statistical report, 1988, April
  11. Financial and statistical report, 1988, May
  12. Financial and statistical report, 1988, June
  13. Financial and statistical report, 1988, July
  14. Financial and statistical report, 1988, August
  15. Miscellaneous, 1986, 1990, n.d.

 

Subject headings:

Businesses -- Colorado
Businesses -- Kansas
Businesses -- Nebraska
Gas industry -- Colorado
Gas industry -- Kansas
Gas industry -- Nebraska
Kansas Pipe Line and Gas Company (Phillipsburg, Kansas)
Kansas-Nebraska Natural Gas Company (Hastings, Nebraska)
KN Energy (Lakewood, Colorado)

 

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