Title: Veterans Administration Officials

Description: Veterans Administration and South Central Business Association officials at the speaker's table during a luncheon on October 6, 1952. Maj. Gen. Carl R. Gray Jr., Administrator of the Veterans Administration, stands third from left; Vice Admiral Joel T. Boone, Chief Medical Director of the Veterans Administration, stands fifth from left.

Date: October 6, 1952

Photographer: Anderson Photo Company

Item Type: Photograph, b/w

Collection: South Central Business Association Records (P14 & SC39)
See finding aid: http://localhistory.kclibrary.org/u?/Local,36934

Location: P14, Box 3, Folder 11, #10

Notes: The visit of the VA officials pictured here coincided with the opening of the Veterans Administration Hospital at 4801 Linwood Boulevard in October, 1952. Photograph is taken from page 71 (hard copy) of Scrapbook #28, SC 39. This scrapbook page also includes several undated newspaper clippings from the Kansas City Star covering the opening of the hospital.

Local Subject: Veterans; South Central Business Association; Hospitals; Veterans Administration (VA)

Digital Format: JPEG

Barcode: 10015749

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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