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1. African American Clubs in Kansas City African American Clubs in Kansas City ca1930s-1950s File contains miscellaneous items pertaining to African American clubs, ca1930s-50s. Clubs include the Clio Club, Del Magnas Club, Research Club, and the Federation of Colored Women's Clubs of Kansas City,...

2. African American Organizations African American Organizations ca1920s-40s File containing various items related to African American organizations. Includes the proceedings of the 1923 Annual Meeting of the Colored Intercollegiate Athletic Association (at Shaw University in Raleigh,...

3. Begins New Job in Prosecutor's Office Begins New Job in Prosecutor's Office January 31, 1947 Vertical file with photo and caption about Erylene Bryant, "the first Negro [sic] to serve in a clerical capacity in the courthouse in recent years." Bryant began "as secretary-stenographer in the Jackson...

4. Frederick Douglass Granddaughters From Kansas City Frederick Douglass Granddaughters From Kansas City 1940-1960 Three grandchildren of Frederick Douglass lived in Kansas City. Mrs. Rosabelle Jones was the last granddaughter to die. She was married to Dr. Thomas Jones, a prominent Kansas City physician. Mrs. Fredericka...

5. Funeral Services Held for Mrs. Fannie Clay Funeral Services Held for Mrs. Fannie Clay June 5, 1953 Vertical file with photo and biographical article about Mrs. Fannie Bell Clay, or Fannie Clay, of 2619 Euclid Avenue. Clay "was employed by the Burns and Pinkerton Detective agency for many years and after...

6. Genevieve Allen Genevieve Allen September 17, 1945 File containing a photo and biographical article about Mrs. Genevieve Allen, "2719 Garfield [Avenue], first Negro [sic] woman to be appointed as policewoman on the Kansas City police department" on August...

7. Missouri Suffrage Missouri Suffrage File has information on suffrage, or the right to vote, before 1920 (not including women) and after 1920 (including women), disenfrachisement of Confederate sympathizers, black suffrage, and general qualifications...

8. Mrs. Corline Eagleson Honored upon Retirement from Social Work Mrs. Corline Eagleson Honored upon Retirement from Social Work November 7, 1952 Vertical file with photo and biographical article about Corinne Eagleson, of 2454 West Paseo Boulevard, a "casework supervisor at the Jackson County Welfare Office, 1907 Grand Ave." Eagleson started out...

9. Mrs. Princess Crouch Chooses Nursing Career at Age of Nine Mrs. Princess Crouch Chooses Nursing Career at Age of Nine May 20, 1949 Vertical file with photo and biographical article about Mrs. Princess Crouch, "superintendent of nurses at Wheatley Provident hospital" for more than 20 years in 1949. Crouch was a native of Texas and...

10. Ramos Vertical File List Ramos Vertical File List A list of the file names in the Ramos collection. This collection includes books, pamphlets, newspaper articles, and vertical files relating to the African American experience. Begun around 1920 by librarians...

11. Roberta Lee Ferguson Roberta Lee Ferguson November 16, 1951 File containing a photo and biographical article about Mrs. Roberta Lee Ferguson, or Roberta Ferguson, "1910 East 13th Street," starting on November 7, 1951 as a "traffic officer at the school crossing...

12. YMCA-YWCA YMCA-YWCA April 18, 1905 File contains program from Anniversary Service of Paseo Young Women's Christian Association and description of programs.