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1. Auditorium Plaza Garage Auditorium Plaza Garage December 4, 1955 During dedication and opening ceremonies, Mayor William E. Kemp discusses garage with unidentified man.

2. Auditorium Plaza Garage Auditorium Plaza Garage December 4, 1955 During dedication and opening ceremonies Director of Public Works Reed McKinley poses with Mr. McKinley in the oldest car provided by the Horseless Carriage Club.

3. Auditorium Plaza Garage Auditorium Plaza Garage December 4, 1955 View of audience and television camera from speakers' stand during opening and dedication program.

4. Auditorium Plaza Garage Auditorium Plaza Garage December 4, 1955 Unidentified police officer pretends to write up a ticket to an unidentified gentlemen posed in a Reo.

5. Auditorium Plaza Garage Auditorium Plaza Garage December 4, 1955 Director of Traffic Department Jack A. Hutter drives a modern sweeper used to help keep the garage clean.

6. Auditorium Plaza Garage Auditorium Plaza Garage December 4, 1955 City Manager L.P. Cookingham welcomes the first car into the garage while garage manager Robert W. Hoffman presents a parking ticket to Director of Traffic Jack A. Butter.

7. Auditorium Plaza Garage Auditorium Plaza Garage December 4, 1955 The garage is officially opened as Mayor H. Roe Bartle and Sharon Knickmeyer, "Miss Downtown", are driven through the entrance.

8. Auditorium Plaza Garage Auditorium Plaza Garage December 4, 1955 Miss Downtown, Sharon Knickmeyer, and Mayor H. Roe Bartle pose in old Reo.

9. Auditorium Plaza Garage Auditorium Plaza Garage December 4, 1955 During dedication and opening ceremonies, City Manager L.P. Cookingham interviews Director of Traffic Department Jack A. Hutter and garage manager Robert W. Hoffman during the city's Sunday afternoon television...

10. Auditorium Plaza Garage Dedication Auditorium Plaza Garage Dedication December 4, 1955 Former Mayor William E. Kemp giving the dedicatory address prior to the opening of the garage.

11. Auditorium Plaza Garage Dedication Auditorium Plaza Garage Dedication December 4, 1955 Former Mayor William E. Kemp giving the dedicatory address prior to the opening of the garage.

12. Auditorium Plaza Garage Opening Auditorium Plaza Garage Opening December 4, 1955 Guests at preview party inspect garage from tractor-drawn "Preview Express."

13. Grand Avenue Garage Grand Avenue Garage 1955 Full frontal view; located at 716-22 Grand.

14. H. Roe Bartle H. Roe Bartle December 2, 1955 Mayor H. Roe Bartle at Preview Party reception.

15. L. P. Cookingham At Garage Dedication L. P. Cookingham At Garage Dedication December 4, 1955 L. P. Cookingham welcomes the first official parkers to the garage: former Mayor William E. Kemp, President of Chamber of Commerce Frances J. Fitzpatrick, and "Miss Downtown" Sharon Knickmeyer.

16. Miss Downtown Miss Downtown December 4, 1955 Miss Downtown, Sharon Knickmeyer, poses with former Mayor William E. Kemp in Reo supplied by Horseless Carriage Club.

17. Officials at Garage Dedication Officials at Garage Dedication December 2, 1955 L.P. Cookingham, city manager; Barney L. Allis, President of the Trianon Hotel Company (Muehelbach Hotel); and Nathan Rieger, Mercantile Bank and Trust Company discuss garage at reception prior to preview....

18. Walt Bodine Interview Walt Bodine Interview December 4, 1955 Walt Bodine, WDAF Radio, interviews Mrs. Gerald Frieling, wife of Kansas City Public Service Company Executive; Mr. John Monroe, member, Kansas City Board of Parks Commission; Mr. Graham W. Watt, Administrative...