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1. Theodore Roosevelt in Kansas City Theodore Roosevelt in Kansas City 2 photographic postcards of Theodore Roosevelt and his Sept. 1, 1910 visit to Kansas City

2. Wild West Photograph Collection Finding Aid Wild West Photograph Collection Finding Aid The majority of photographs in this collection came from the Brookings Montgomery photograph collection purchased by the library in the 1960s. Images are of outlaws, cowboys, Indians, lawmen, judges, western...

3. Cowboys Cowboys

4. The 1884 Kansas City Unions: A History of Kansas City's First Major League Baseball Team The 1884 Kansas City Unions: A History of Kansas City's First Major League Baseball Team //1977 Defines term "Major League" and classifies the Unions in 1884 the first such Kansas City team.

5. Innings Ago: Recollections by Kansas City Ballplayers of Their Days in the Game Innings Ago: Recollections by Kansas City Ballplayers of Their Days in the Game //1987 Book with photos and descriptions of several baseball players starting out or playing professionally in Kansas City for the local teams preceding the Kansas City Royals. Chapters on Buck O'Neil, Hank Bauer,...

6. Baseball Club Photos Baseball Club Photos 1890 Photos of the "Kansas City Base-Ball Club, winners of the Western Association Pennant," including the following players (last names only except for team manager): Donohue (catcher), Stearns (first base),...

7. Mrs. Sam Ray Postcard Collection Finding Aid Mrs. Sam Ray Postcard Collection Finding Aid 1890-1995 Mildred Kittell Ray was born in Halstead, Kansas, on September 22, 1895. An avid collector of postcards (buttons, too), Mrs. Ray, at the age of 72, initiated a column in the Kansas City Times and Kansas...

8. Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work Men of Affairs in Greater Kansas City, 1912: A Newspaper Reference Work 1912 Photo and bio of John Seitz, "captalist, engaged in the real estate, securities and loans business with offices in the Sheidley building." Born in Ohio in 1856 and coming to Kansas City in 1876 as a broker...

9. Milt Hinkle Milt Hinkle 1917 Exterior view, rodeo scene identified by Montgomery as: Milt Hinkle, bulldogging, 1917, Magdelena, N.M., man on horse, Leonard Stroud (then champ trick rider).

10. Milt Hinkle and Wife Alice Milt Hinkle and Wife Alice 1932 Postcard identified by Montgomery as Alice Hinkle and Milt Hinkle on Capitol steps, Boston, 1932.

11. Brookings Montgomery Papers Finding Aid Brookings Montgomery Papers Finding Aid 1940s-1962 Brookings Montgomery (1884-1963) was a local photographer who died in Kansas City at the age of 79. He owned and operated Montgomery Foto Service located at 1519 Wyandotte, Kansas City, Missouri. It is...

12. Brookings Montgomery Papers Brookings Montgomery Papers 1940s-1962 It is believed that these four boxes of correspondence files came with the Montgomery Photograph Collection purchased by the library in the 1960s. They have been retained in their original filing arrangement....

13. Dick Griffith and Wife Dick Griffith and Wife 1943 Exterior, full body view identified as Dick Griffith and wife, Rowell Ranch, Hayward, 1943. He was a famous trick rider and several times world champion bull rider.

14. Articles Written by John Edward Hicks Articles Written by John Edward Hicks 1949-1968 A collection of 163 pages of photocopied newspaper articles from the Kansas City Star and Kansas City Times authored by John Edward Hicks, a proofreader and reporter for the Star. Most of the articles...

15. Pop Staples Pop Staples 1950 Postcard which is a view identified as Pop Staples (killed 1952) riding big bay - Hinkle Wild West Rodeo, Indianapolis Fair, 1950.

16. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Photo and bio of Fred Olander (dressed as a cowboy), partner of the National Livestock Company and former president of "the National Live Stock Exchange" in 1926. Born in Kansas City, Kansas in 1894 and...

17. Tim McCoy Tim McCoy 1954 Exterior snapshot identified as Col. Tim McCoy mounted on his horse.

18. Tex Smith and Lorena Trickey Peterson Tex Smith and Lorena Trickey Peterson 1960 Snapshot of Lorena Trickey Peterson and Tex Smith in unknown location. Inscribed in blue ink at the top of the photo, "To Bob Montgomery from Tex Smith & Lorena Trickey Peterson, Nov. 3, 1960."

19. Tex Smith and Lorena Trickey Peterson Tex Smith and Lorena Trickey Peterson 1960 Interior view at unidentified location of Lorena Trickey Peterson and Tex Smith. Handwirtten in blue ink at the top of the photo, "Nov. 3, 1960, To Bob Montgomery From Trickey & Tex." Handwirtten in blue...

20. Pete Peterson Pete Peterson 1961 Snapshot identified as Pete Peterson shown cooking pancakes outdoors at Tonopah, Nevada.