Title: Military Musicale at Mrs. B.T. Whipple's Residence
Description: Exterior lawn, reception scene with individuals in view under a canopy tent. Identified as "Musicale at Mrs. B.T. Whipple's." According to an advertising announcement in the scrapbook, a military musical to benefit Battery D. Mo. F.A. was held in conjunction with the Kansas City Chapter of the DAR at the Whipple residence located at 4538 Warwick Boulevard. The program included a patriotic pageant, dances, a patriotic address, hymns, drills, etc. Apparently Mrs. Whipple's brother, Marvin Gates, was captain of the Company. Admission was $.50.
Date: June 9, 
Item Type: Photograph, b/w, 4 in. x 5 in., attached
Collection: DAR, Kansas City Chapter, World War I Scrapbook
Location: SC90, page 16
Subject: Military service; Musical revues & comedies; Receptions;
Local Subject: World War I; 129th Field Artillery, Battery A; Daughters of the American Revolution;
Digital Format: JPEG
Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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