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141. SC57 Siegrist Engraving Company Etching Collection Finding Aid SC57 Siegrist Engraving Company Etching Collection Finding Aid 1936-1966 The Siegrist Engraving Company, located at 924 Oak, was founded in 1902 by Mr. Henry S. Siegrist. The collection has 35 etchings of notable Kansas City historical landmarks, including buildings, residences,...

142. AC53 Watkins Family Collection Finding Aid AC53 Watkins Family Collection Finding Aid 1936-1981 The Watkins Family Collection includes documents, photographs, and artifacts related to Theron B. Watkins, Olivia Watkins Shaw, Bruce R. Watkins, and Watkins Bros. Funeral Home.

143. AC3 R. T. Coles Vocational and Junior High School Collection Finding Aid AC3 R. T. Coles Vocational and Junior High School Collection Finding Aid 1937-ca. 1955 The R. T. Coles Vocational and Junior High School Collection contains items related to the activities of faculty and students at R. T. Coles Vocational and Junior High School in Kansas City, Missouri,...

144. AC35 Allen Carnell Lyons Collection AC35 Allen Carnell Lyons Collection 1938-1992 [Bulk: 1983-1992] The Allen Carnell Lyons Collection contains photographs and other items related to the career of tap dancer Allen Carnell Lyons.

145. AC22 Gilliam Family Collection Finding Aid AC22 Gilliam Family Collection Finding Aid 1939-1999 [Bulk: 1939-1947] The Gilliam Family Collection contains correspondence and other documents and photographs concerning the personal lives of the Gilliam family between 1939 and 1947.

146. SC125 David H. Perkins Papers Finding Aid SC125 David H. Perkins Papers Finding Aid 1940-2010 and n.d. The David H. Perkins Papers contain correspondence, publications, writings, photographs, artwork, and ephemera created and collected by David H. Perkins over the course of his life. A life-long Kansas...

147. Kansas City Health Care Photograph Collection Finding Aid Kansas City Health Care Photograph Collection Finding Aid 1940s-1950s This photograph collection contains 198 black and white photographs taken in the 1940s-1950s. The images are of health care facilities and services maintained by the Kansas City Health Department. Includes...

148. Brookings Montgomery Papers Finding Aid Brookings Montgomery Papers Finding Aid 1940s-1962 Brookings Montgomery (1884-1963) was a local photographer who died in Kansas City at the age of 79. He owned and operated Montgomery Foto Service located at 1519 Wyandotte, Kansas City, Missouri. It is...

149. SC169 North American Aviation Collection Finding Aid SC169 North American Aviation Collection Finding Aid 1942-1945 The North American Aviation Inc. operated a B-25 factory at the Fairfax Airport in Kansas City, Kansas from 1942-1945. This collection, donated by relatives of former North American Aviation employees,...

150. SC68 Gold Star Mothers Legion Scrapbook Finding Aid SC68 Gold Star Mothers Legion Scrapbook Finding Aid 1942-1952 The Gold Star Mothers of Kansas City began in 1945 when Mrs. Myra Willock first called together a group of 10 mothers after her son lost his life in World War II. Initially they met to encourage and comfort...

151. AC38 Lawrence R. Bearnes Collection Finding Aid AC38 Lawrence R. Bearnes Collection Finding Aid 1943 The Lawrence R. Bearnes Collection contains materials related to the 599th Field Artillery Battalion of the 92nd Infantry Division, stationed at Fort Huachuca, Arizona, in 1943.

152. SC171 Adverettes SC171 Adverettes 1944-1968 The Adverettes of Kansas City Collection contains newsletters, membership rosters and news clippings relating to this ladies’ auxiliary club.

153. SC123 D. M. Nigro Collection Finding Aid SC123 D. M. Nigro Collection Finding Aid 1944-1999 and n.d. The D. M. Nigro Collection consists of publicity materials, correspondence, ephemera, and photographs created by or relating to Dr. D. M. Nigro of Kansas City. Nigro was a medical doctor, sports enthusiast,...

154. AC5 Metropolitan A.M.E. Zion Church Collection Finding Aid AC5 Metropolitan A.M.E. Zion Church Collection Finding Aid 1945-1981 The Metropolitan A.M.E. Zion Church Collection documents the business and financial activities of the Metropolitan A.M.E. Zion Church in Kansas City, Missouri. The collection covers the period 1945-1981...

155. AC33 Warren (Armstrong) Jabali Collection Finding Aid AC33 Warren (Armstrong) Jabali Collection Finding Aid 1946-2013 The Warren (Armstrong) Jabali Collection contains personal papers, photographs, and other materials related to the personal and professional accomplishments of American Basketball Association star Warren...

156. SC136 Kansas City Council on Education Finding Aid SC136 Kansas City Council on Education Finding Aid 1947 The Kansas City Council on Education collection contains minutes that describe the establishment and function of the organization. The council met to discuss and create recommendations to address the educational...

157. AC36 Orchid I. Jordan Scrapbook AC36 Orchid I. Jordan Scrapbook 1947-1973 [Bulk: 1972-1973] The Orchid I. Jordan Scrapbook contains materials related to the political career of Missouri State Representative Orchid I. Jordan.

158. AC28 Sumner High School Photograph Finding Aid AC28 Sumner High School Photograph Finding Aid 1949 The collection contains one photograph showing the 1949 graduating class of Sumner High School in Kansas City, Kansas.

159. SC51 Kansas City Centennial Association Scrapbook Finding Aid SC51 Kansas City Centennial Association Scrapbook Finding Aid 1949-1950 The hundredth anniversary of the original incorporation of Kansas City was observed in 1950. A number of activities were held, culminating in a parade and pageant in the summer of 1950. Starlight Theater...

160. AC20 Matthew W. Washington Photograph Collection Finding Aid AC20 Matthew W. Washington Photograph Collection Finding Aid 1949-1962 The Matthew W. Washington Photograph Collection contains photographic prints and negatives showing African American life in the Kansas City metropolitan area between 1949 and 1962.