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Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
J G Sarvent
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 52 with Stoves and People
Scrapbook page containing eight advertising cards showing the following:
1. A folded card with a man frowning that says: "The effects of using inferior and low grade Tobaccos." When you unfold the card...
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 53 with People and Other Cards
Scrapbook page containing five advertising cards showing the following:
1. Two kingfishers, one flying over water, one sitting on a reed. Card says: "A Bright and Happy New Year."
2. Santa carrying...
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 60 with Dogs
Scrapbook page containing nine advertising cards, two of birds in cages and seven of dogs. There are two small dog heads, one large dog head (15 x 21 cm.." and four dog heads holding dead animals (birds...
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 63 with People
Scrapbook page containing 22 advertising cards of people and some animals, all cut to shape. Cards vary in size from 2.5 x 2.5 cm. to 11 x 12 cm. and show a cat, an elephant, a horse, Santa Claus, children...
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 66 with People
Scrapbook page containing eight advertising cards depicting people arranged around a central card with paper lace. The eight cards each have a color border and artwork showing the following:
1. A woman...
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 79 with Women and Birds
Scrapbook page containing eight advertising cards with women and birds. Two cards show girls holding birds. Two cards show women in blue and lace dresses. Two identical cards show two long-tailed parrots...
Al Agnew Combines Nature with Art
Article about naturalist painter Al Agnew with biographical information and photos and descriptions of his paintings of outdoor scenes, especially of animals and the Ozarks.
Alexander Majors Residence
Postcard of the Alexander Majors Residence
American Royal Premium List
Announcement of the new availability of the American Royal's "premium list" for livestock.
An Interview With Robert Hernandez
Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded July 1, 1977. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....
An Unusual Service in Kansas City, Mo., Provides. ..Birthday Parties at the Zoo
Photos and article (written by a former zoo employee) about the "revolutionary Birthday House at the Swope Park Zoological Gardens in Kansas City, Mo.," proving "immensely popular" as "the newest addition...
And Only Man Is Vile
Photos and article about the effusive spending of city funds on the Kansas City Zoo, comparing the luxurious living conditions of a tiger there to many thousands of Kansas Citians with very poor housing...
Illustrations and information on plans for an aquarium in Kansas City.
Artist Carves Niche in World of Wildlife
Biographical article about engraver and painter of wildlife Tom Altenburg of Kansas City, describing his unique style and day job "as an industrial designer for Hallmark Cards," with photo.
Bear biting bar of cage.
Beauty of the Beast
Article describes Kansas buffalo and several ranches around the state in which buffalo are raised.
Bernheimer Bros. & Co.
Advertising card for Bernheimer Bros. & Co. showing a boy sitting with a cat and a bowl of soup. One of two cards with similar theme and design. Front of card says: “Bernheimer Bros. & Co., One Price...
Biography of Courtney Ryley Cooper (1886-1940), Journalist
Biography of Elijah Milton McGee (1819-1873), City Promoter and Mayor
Biography of Gabriel Prudhomme (1791-1831), Early Settler
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