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Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
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Promotional postcard of Gertrude Breton, woman daredevil
Willis Wood Theater
Postcard of Willis Wood Theater
William Volker Building Sign
Sign painted on south side of former William Volker warehouse located at 2nd and Main in the City Market area.
Western Auto Sign
Sign atop Western Auto Building; located at 2107 Grand.
Folder contains musical programs, press and personal comments, advertisements, a description of the Grand Gilmore Music Festival, 1888, and a photocopy of a newspaper article from the Joplin, Mo., Daily...
Vertical Files Special Collection Finding Aid
1820-1970 (bulk 1880-1950)
The vertical files in this collection contain items found in the regular vertical files of the Special Collections department that were determined to be too old and fragile to be left in the files. The...
Tiimeline History of the Kansas City and Cameron Railroad: Clay County's First Railroad
This paper includes an introduction, timeline (1853-2005) for the Kansas City and Cameron Railroad, and various supporting references for the timeline. The references include photocopies of Web sites,...
Theodore Roosevelt in Kansas City
2 photographic postcards of Theodore Roosevelt and his Sept. 1, 1910 visit to Kansas City
The William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art Kansas City Special Number
December 9, 1933
A special issue of The Art News published to commemorate the opening of the William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art on December 11, 1933. The issue contains several print advertisements for art galleries,...
The Wednesday Sun: A Look Back
May 25, 2011
Final issue of "The Wednesday Sun" featuring a reprint of the front page of the first issue from October 13, 1937 when it was known as "The Wednesday Magazine." Also included are advertisements, photographs,...
The Miracle Scrapbook Finding Aid
"The Miracle," a religious pantomime based on a Christian legend, played in Kansas City from November 22, 1926, to December 11, 1926. The play was presented in Convention Hall which was transformed into...
Promotional card of the Bell Telephone Company depicting telephone user
Promotional postcard of American Telephone & Telegraph Company depicting a telephone traveller
Postcard promoting Bell Telephone Company depicting a telephone shopper
Swope Community Enterprises
File contains articles, illustrations, and advertisements for the different components of the Swope enterprises: Swope Health Services, First-Guard Health Plan, Swope Community Builders, and the Applied...
August 29, 1936
This printed program for the play "Surging Forward: A Pageant of Unionism" was presented by International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union at the Music Hall of Municipal Auditorium. Besides having advertisements...
Southwestern Milling Company
Promotional postcard for the Southwestern Milling Company
Sears, Roebuck & Company
Postcard of the Sears, Roebuck & Company store on East 15th Street
SC44 Priests of Pallas Collection
This collection contains items relating to the annual Priests of Pallas festival held in Kansas City during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The events were comparable to Mardi Gras in New Orleans...
SC172 Kansas City Advertising Club Collection
The Kansas City Advertising Club Collection contains newspaper clippings, pamphlets, rosters, publications, and newsletters relating to the organization.
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