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Curtiss-wright Flying ...
Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
George R Bauer
Photograph, B/w, 8 X...
Grand Boulevard Gets an Even Grander Name
April 15, 2008
"Grand Boulevard in downtown Kansas City was officially dedicated Grand Boulevard of the Americas on Monday with flags from 34 countries adorning light poles along the roadway." The flags of 152 countries...
"The Fying LaVans" acrobatic troupe.
Theodore Roosevelt in Kansas City
2 photographic postcards of Theodore Roosevelt and his Sept. 1, 1910 visit to Kansas City
Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co., The
A brown paper shopping bag from The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. Picture shows a train and two ships, all marked with "GA&PTC." The company's name is spelled out in the steam cloud coming from the...
A selection of 8 postcards of Amusement Parks
Glesner, Ross, & Co.
Advertising card for "Glesner, Ross, & Co., Manufacturing Confectioners” showing two hummingbirds flying around flowers. Back of card is blank. Address given on front of card: Kansas City, Mo. No street...
Advertising card for "Ideal" showing a stag wading along the edge of a lake with mountains in the background and waterfowl flying past. One of a set of four cards with similar design and subject. Front...
A. Holland's Shoe and Clothing House
Advertising card for A. Holland's Shoe and Clothing House showing a grey and white dove flying. Dove's eye is slightly damaged where pierced by a nail. Front lower left corner has number 385 and says:...
A. Holland, Shoe and Clothing House
Advertising card for A. Holland, Shoe and Clothing House showing a framed scene of a river surrounded by snow bordered by pink roses and a flying bird. Front lower left corner has number 840. Back of card...
G. Bernheimer, Bros. & Co.
Advertising card for G. Bernheimer, Bros. & Co. showing an image of a house and windmill bordered by flowers and flying birds. Card is embossed. Back of card says: "Bernheimers'. Popular and Progressive...
Advertising card for Hugo Eyssell showing a white dove carrying a red star flying through the blue night sky. Front of card says: "Red Star Cough Cure." Front lower left corner says: "A. Hoen & Co. Balto."...
J. E. Vincent & Co.
Advertising card for J. E. Vincent & Co. showing a woman wearing a hat and shawl standing among trees. Below this image is one of daisies and butterflies. Front of card says: "Vincent's Millinery Opening,...
Moline Plow Co.
Advertising card for Moline Plow Co. showing a fat man with wings standing on a stump holding up a glowing corn cob while farmers plow fields in the background. Front of card says: “We take the Liberty...
Nicolai & Michaelis
Advertising card for Nicolai & Michaelis showing a chained dog lunging, teeth bared, at a man tumbling over a fence, his belongings flying every where. Caption says: "The dog I left behind me." Back of...
Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company, The
Advertising card for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. showing bird flying above flowers. Back of card has small image of "Grandmother" and advertising copy including: "135 Stores in the U.S." No Kansas...
Wilcox & White Organ Co.
Advertising card for Wilcox & White Organ Co. showing a boy pushing a large egg along the ground and a bird flying in front of it. Front of card says: "Wilcox & White Organs. Few Equals--No Superiors..."...
Aerial view identified as the Naszigler farm. Words also identified with photo: Schuttz Baking Company, 47 - Mill Creek.
Aerial view identified on back as a "country estate on out skirts of Kansas City."
Packing Houses in West Bottoms
Aerial view looking east across the Kansas River near west end of the Kansas Avenue Bridge; shows Cudahy Packing Company, Swift and Company, and the Kansas City Stockyards.
Aerial view looking east across the West Bottoms from Kansas City, Kansas. Includes view of downtown Kansas City, Missouri, as well as the 2nd Hannibal Bridge and the ASB bridge. Both the Kansas and Missouri...
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