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201. Group Portrait Group Portrait n.d. Group portrait of four unidentified men and women next to unidentified building, location unknown. Women wearing large feathered hats.

202. Group Portrait of Donnelly Garment Company Employees Group Portrait of Donnelly Garment Company Employees n.d. Group portrait of employees.

203. Group Portrait of Donnelly Garment Company Employees Group Portrait of Donnelly Garment Company Employees n.d. Group portrait of Donnelly Garment Company employees at a Christmas party.

204. Group Scene Group Scene circa 1958 Interior, group scene of ladies, child, and man seated at a table, location not given. Photograph found in a 1958 Notre Dame de Sion yearbook.

205. Gwendolyn Brooks Gwendolyn Brooks Biographical articles with photos about Gwendolyn Brooks, an African American poet and winner of the 1949 Pulitzer Prize for poetry. Brooks was born in Topeka, Kansas, in 1917 and became famous after moving...

206. H. H. Shepard's H. H. Shepard's ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for H. H. Shepard's showing a Japanese woman wearing a green kimono and pink obi holding a pink fan. One of two cards with similar design and image. Front of card says: "Buy Your School...

207. H. H. Shepard's H. H. Shepard's ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for H. H. Shepard's showing a Japanese woman wearing a red kimono and yellow obi holding a blue fan. One of two cards with similar design and image. Front of card says: "Buy Your School...

208. Henry Sleek, Jeweler Henry Sleek, Jeweler ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Henry Sleek showing a portrait of "Blanche Bradshaw." Back of card is blank. Address given on front of card:
534 Main Street,
Kansas City, Mo.

209. Historical Society Faces Challenges of Promoting and Preserving Her Story Historical Society Faces Challenges of Promoting and Preserving Her Story Autumn//2001 At the insistance of Jane Flynn and Barbara Potts, the Jackson County Historical Society began an effort to collect and preserve information about women. The Society today has 68 significant collections...

210. History of the Woman Suffrage Movement in Missouri History of the Woman Suffrage Movement in Missouri April-July//1920 Extensive article about the women's suffrage, or right to vote, movement in Missouri, from 1910 to 1919 and its enactment into national law by Constitutional amendment, with photos.

211. Holiday House Association Holiday House Association ca1930 Folder contains a fold-out pamphlet with photographs and a smaller pamphlet with stick illustrations as well as a postal envelope. The Holiday House Association of Kansas City was a non-profit group who...

212. Hope and Help for the Mind Hope and Help for the Mind Fall//1975 Discussion of various techniques of mental health for women, both traditional (religion, regular counseling, etc.) and "alternative" (Gestalt therapy, biofeedback, transcendental meditation, etc.).

213. Horseback Riding Competition Horseback Riding Competition circa 1930s Female horseback rider jumping over an event gate in what is likely an equestrian competition. There appear to many spectators in the distance.

214. I had Every Right to Give Up I had Every Right to Give Up January 2, 2013 Article profiles Jim Bogle, president and chief executive officer of Newhouse, a Kansas City-based domestic violence shelter for women and children. Bogle, a Northeast High School graduate, discusses domestic...

215. In Their Best Bib and Tucker: The Harvey Girls In Their Best Bib and Tucker: The Harvey Girls Winter//1997 Article describing in depth the waitresses known as "Harvey Girls," who, from about 1876 to 1950, served as a positive and stable public image for the Santa Fe route-based restaurant company.

216. Independence, Missouri, City Directory Independence, Missouri, City Directory //1888-1889 Catalog for the Kansas City Ladies College for 1886-1887 and announcements for the 1888-1889 academic year, found in the rear of the Independence city directory for 1888-1889.

217. Information Bureau Information Bureau December-January//1974-1975 Short report about the employment services offered by the Women's Resource Service, moving from 1020 East 63rd Street to 5325 Rockhill Road.

218. Intercity Book Lovers Celebrates 80th Anniversary Intercity Book Lovers Celebrates 80th Anniversary November 17-23, 2006 Column reporting the 80th anniversary of the Intercity Book Lovers, an African American women's group dedicated to a love of books. The group was founded in 1926, with 30 original members who were "mostly...

219. Interdenominational Home Interior Interdenominational Home Interior circa 1930s Interior view of kitchen showing women preparing meal.

220. Interview with Marylyn Brauninger Interview with Marylyn Brauninger June//1985 Article about Marylyn Brauninger, the first female and first black female promoted within the Kansas City Police Department, also the only female unit commander and former English teacher.