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Photograph, B/w, 8 X...
Anderson Photo Company
J H Buford
YWCA Children's Center
Street level view identified as the YWCA (Young Womens Christian Association) Children's Center Campus for the Visually Impaired located at the southeast corner of 31st and Main in Kansas City, Missouri....
Youth Agency Gets $1 Million Grant
October 11, 2002
Article relates that Steppingstone, an agency that serves Kansas City-area homeless and at-risk youths, received a $1 million federal grant October 10, 2002. Steppinstone's parent agency, Evangelical Children's...
Young Girl with Violin
Posed photograph of a young girl playing a violin.
Young Girl Eating Ice Cream
Young African American girl seated on a porch ledge eating an ice cream cone. She is holding up a filled Christmas stocking in her right hand.
Young Boy in Cockpit
Youth dressed in a pilot's uniform and seated in a airplane cockpit. The plane has "No. 51" on the side.
Young Boy Digging
Young boy digging with a shovel next to a rock wall. There is a push lawnmower and oil can beside him, as well as a house in the background.
Wyandotte Street at 52nd Street
View of proposed "Brookside Extension" near the area of 52nd and Wyandotte. Several homes, a woman, and a child riding a tricycle on the sidewalk are shown.
Wonderscope, Children's Place Set Sights On a 'Wow" For Kids
February 19, 2008
Two local children's museums want to merge and build "a world-class destination museum." The governing boards of both the Children's Museum of Kansas City and of Wonderscope have now signed a letter of...
Article about the arcade and its clientele at 12th and Grand Avenues.
Woman Holding Small Child
Woman holding up a small child with one hand. Other women and children are visible in the background.
Woman Holding Child
Woman identified as Mrs. Aleck Douglas holding her daughter.
Woman and Boy in Woods
Unidentified woman and boy chopping down small tree in wooded area.
Wm. W. Kendall Boot and Shoe Co.
Advertising card for Wm. W. Kendall Boot and Shoe Co. showing a child at the beach carrying a net and looking into a basket for catching seafood. Front of card has a crest that says: "K. B & S Co, Established...
Winter Street Scene
Two children in street at unidentified residential area.
Children atop sleds in street near 68th and Paseo.
Willis Castle Memorial Photograph Collection Finding Aid
ca1920-1950 (bulk 1940s-1950s)
This collection contains 340 black and white, 8" x 10" photographs. Many of them were a part of the Department of Welfare, Kansas City, Missouri. The focus of this collection is on people and activities,...
Wilcox & White Organ Co.
Advertising card for Wilcox & White Organ Co. showing a boy pushing a large egg along the ground and a bird flying in front of it. Front of card says: "Wilcox & White Organs. Few Equals--No Superiors..."...
Widows' and Orphans' Home Society
Information about the society established on August 11, 1866 and incorporated in 1867 under the name The Widows' and Orphans' Home Society of Missouri.
Interior view of African American children in cribs and attendants at Wheatley Hospital. Wheatley Provident Hospital is listed in the 1930 Kansas City city directory at 1826 Forest.
Whatsoever Community House
Interior view of girls working on Indian costumes at the Whatsoever Community House in Kansas City, Missouri. According to the 1930 Kansas City city directory, it is located at 6801 Independence Avenue....
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