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1. Bidu Sayao Bidu Sayao circa 1945 Full body pose on stair steps of Brazilian coloratura soprano Bidu Sayao.

2. Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra 1939-40 Full stage, interior view of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra, location not given. Includes a portrait insert of conductor Karl Krueger. Noted as the 1939-40 season.

3. Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra circa 1940 Full stage, interior view of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra, location unknown. Includes insert portrait of Karl Krueger who was the orchestra's conductor from 1933 to 1943.

4. Christine Montgomery Christine Montgomery circa 1960 Informal, partial body pose identified as Mrs. Harry (Christine) F. Montgomery. She was chairman of the Women's Committee of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra in the early 1960s.

5. Christine Montgomery Christine Montgomery circa 1960 Informal, seated view of Mrs. Harry (Christine) F. Montgomery, president of the Women's Committee of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra in the early 1960s.

6. Music Hall Music Hall circa 1940 Interior view of the stage and seating at the Music Hall which is part of the Municipal Auditorium and located between Wyandotte and Central on 13th Street in downtown Kansas City. Identified as home of...

7. Women's Dinner Meeting Women's Dinner Meeting circa 1945 Interior view of women seated and eating in unidentified location at a dinner or luncheon gathering. May be members of the Women's Committee of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra. No individual identification...

8. Christine Montgomery Christine Montgomery circa 1960 Partial body pose identified as Mrs. Harry (Christine) F. Montgomery, chairman of the Women's Committee of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra for 1960-61. Location not given.

9. William Kapell William Kapell circa 1945 Performance portrait of pianist William Kapell seated at the piano playing.

10. Gregor Piatigorsky Gregor Piatigorsky circa 1940 Performance portrait of Russian cellist Gregor Piatigorsky posed with his cello.

11. Artur Rubinstein Artur Rubinstein circa 1945 Performance view of pianist Artur Rubinstein, shown seated and playing the piano.

12. Jascha Heifetz Jascha Heifetz circa 1945 Performance view of violinist Jascha Heifetz.

13. Nathan Milstein Nathan Milstein circa 1940 Performance view of violinist Nathan Milstein, posed playing his violin.

14. Mrs. B. C. Christopher, Jr. Mrs. B. C. Christopher, Jr. circa 1940 Portrait identified as Mrs. B. C. Christopher, Jr. She is noted in the scrapbook as being president of the Philharmonic's Women's Committee, 1940-41 and president of the orchestra's Board of Trustees,...

15. C. Y. Thomas C. Y. Thomas circa 1955 Portrait of C. Y. Thomas, president of the Kansas City Philharmonic in the mid-1950s.

16. Claudio Arrau Claudio Arrau circa 1945 Portrait of Chilean pianist Claudio Arrau performing at the piano.

17. Bruna Castagna Bruna Castagna circa 1940 Portrait of contralto opera singer Bruna Castagna.

18. Gaby and Robert Casadesus Gaby and Robert Casadesus circa 1940 Portrait of Gaby and Robert Casadesus, a French husband and wife duo piano team.

19. Hans Schwieger Hans Schwieger circa 1955 Portrait of Hans Schwieger, conductor of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra.

20. Hans Schwieger Hans Schwieger circa 1955 Portrait of Kansas City Philharmonic conductor Hans Schwieger.