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Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
Matthew W Washington
AC20 Matthew W. Washington Photograph Collection Finding Aid
The Matthew W. Washington Photograph Collection contains photographic prints and negatives showing African American life in the Kansas City metropolitan area between 1949 and 1962.
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 61 with Children, Angels, Fans, and Lace
Scrapbook page containing nine advertising cards showing fans, an angel, baskets of flowers, children with flowers, and a couple walking with a parasol and a jester doll. Many of these cards have special...
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 70 with Flowers and Women in Traditional Costume
Scrapbook page containing seven advertising cards and a newspaper clipping. The clipping says: "Mr. Nathan Degginger of Kansas City was in our office on Saturday. He and his sister, Bertha, always take...
Advertising card for Bart McClune showing a girl carrying a large basket of fruit. The right side of card has a border of flowers. Front of card says: "Bart McClune, Diamonds, Watches, and Jewelry." Back...
Benton’s KC Flood Painting for Sale
May 18, 2011
Thomas Hart Benton’s “Flood Disaster (Homecoming—Kaw Valley)” is set to be auctioned at Sotheby’s in New York on May 19, 2011. The painting “was inspired by the devastating floods of the summer...
By-Paths of Business
Article about "Plastic Pressed Forms, Inc.," a plastics company formed by Norman Spelman ("manufacturer's agent in the field of plastics") and "process[ing] industrial plastic material into useful shapes...
Charles A. Lindbergh
Postcard of Charles A. Lindbergh standing beside his airplane, Spirit of St. Louis.
Postcard of the City Market at the River Quay
Domestic Sewing Machine Company
Advertising card for the Domestic Sewing Machine Company showing a donkey carrying a woman and big baskets of produce. Front of card says: "Copy of Work Done on the 'Domestic Sewing Machine.'" Front lower...
East View From City Point
Postcard of East View From City Point
Electric Park (2nd), Lake
Postcard of Lake in Electric Park (2nd)
Electric Park (2nd), Tower and Bandstand
Postcard of Electric Park (2nd), Tower and Bandstand at Night
Postcard of Fairyland Park
George B. Peck Dry Goods Company
Postcard of the George B. Peck Dry Goods Company building
Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co., The
Advertising card for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. showing a basket of flowers and colored eggs. Card is cut in shape of basket and has some damage: handle of basket is broken and has been taped....
Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Comp., The
Advertising card for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. showing basket holding flowers and three girls. Card is cut in shape of the basket. Back of card lists branch houses and their locations in cities...
Guadalupe Center Photograph Album 2, Page 75
Scrapbook page contains four photographs. Top left is exterior view taken by Guadalupe Center with unidentified children showing baskets to an unidentified adult; top right is an interior view of unidentified...
Postcard of the Indian Store, Wyandotte Mfg. Co.
John Taylor Dry Goods Company
2 promotional postcards of the John Taylor Dry Goods Company
N. Jarrett, Florist
Advertising card for N. Jarrett showing two kittens and a cat in a basket. Front of card says: "N. Jarrett, Florist..." Decorating and Bedding Plants a Specialty." Back of card is blank. Address given...
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