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1992 (7)

Type
Book (7)

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1. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Dorothy Burrows Perkins, or Dorothy Perkins (1884-1981), a ballet teacher and native of Kansas City, with residence at 3921 Wyandotte Street and dance studio ("Dorothy Perkins Studio")...

2. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Sophia Rosenberger (1866-1945), a school teacher of literaturewith students such as John Gage, Robert Mehornay, Mrton Jones, Clyde Brion Davis, or Clyde Davis ("author of 'The Great American...

3. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Carolyn Benton Cockefair (1884-1969), a professor at the University of Kansas City, later University of Missouri-Kansas City. Includes a description of her career, starting to teach in...

4. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Madalyne Pinkston Brock, or Madalyne Brock (1894-1990), "the executive director of the Naturalization Council" of Kansas City starting in 1938. Description of her life and career as a...

5. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Vassie James Ward Hill, or Vassie Hill (1875-1954), founder of the "Country Day School for boys and Sunset Hill School for girls," introducing "progressive and experimental ideas in education...

6. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Mabelle Glenn (1881-1969), a distinguished music teacher and the first woman "director of music" of the Kansas City Missouri Public Schools. Description of her life and career as a native...

7. Kansas City Women of Independent Minds Kansas City Women of Independent Minds 1992 Photo and bio of Mary Harmon Weeks, or Mary Weeks (1851-1940), an "author as well as an educator" in child welfare, and wife of electrical engineer Edwin Ruthven Weeks. Native of Ohio raised in Kansas...