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Kansas City School Dis...
Anderson Photo Company
Exterior view of youth choir standing on church steps on Palm Sunday. Identified on the back row: Mary Helen Meyer, Roland Renroth, Herbert Duncan, Francis Meyer. Children are not identified.
Woodland School Principal
Exterior view of children and man identified as P. G. Buckles, principal of Woodland School. Building in background has "Teachers College" over the entrance. Exact location unknown.
Exterior view with unidentified children in playground area next to Woodland School. Two unidentified adults in center of photograph.
Exterior view of unidentified children playing on playground equipment next to Woodland School.
Interior, classroom scene with unidentified children playing firemen at Woodland School. Probably a kindergarten class.
Van Horn School
Full, exterior side view of Van Horn School located at 3715 Wyoming. Children can be seen outside in playground area.
View of unidentified children swimming at Sheffield Pool and Shelter Building.
SC91 Special Collections Artifacts Collection Preliminary Inventory
1914-2004 and n.d.
A small number of local history related artifacts are held in Missouri Valley Special Collections. Most of these items are small and have come to the department over the years via donations. See list below....
SC141 Home Remedies Manuscript Collection
The Home Remedies Manuscript Collection consists of hand-written recipes for treatments for diseases and physical ailments from the 19th century. Its author and date are unknown.
SC133 William Weber Collection Finding Aid
This collection contains sketches by William Weber. Weber was a German-born artist who lived in Kansas City, taught drawing at Central High School, and designed floats for local parades.
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...
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,...
SC117 Map Collection Finding Aid
1642-2009 and n.d.
This is an artificial collection consisting of maps found in the Missouri Valley Special Collections. The collection includes historical, road, and geological maps, as well as travel guides. Most of the...
Presidents and Past Presidents Club Scrapbook Finding Aid
The Presidents and Past Presidents Club of Greater Kansas City was formed in 1917 with Mrs. George W. Fuller as the first president. Membership was composed entirely of presidents and past presidents of...
Exterior view of young boy seated by the remnants of what appears to be an early log cabin or barn. Location and date not given.
Children walking towards restroom facility at unidentifed park.
Folder contains a small brochure which briefly details the pertinent information about the home. Cover includes a photograph of the building. The vertical files in this collection were formerly a part...
Kansas City Museum
Interior view of children and exhibits including a Buddha figure.
Junior Officer Program
Unidentified girl before class at Wheatley Elementary School; part of the Junior Officer Program
Joe Sanders Singing With Children
Interior view of Joe Sanders at the piano with child on his lamp and lady seated beside him. Also has one other child and two adults in view. Microphone close by which says "Acousticon".
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