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Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
Anderson Photo Company
Jane F Flynn
A B Seeley
J. W. Jenkins & Son
Advertising card for J. W. Jenkins & Sons showing a girl holding an umbrella standing under the eves of a building as it stops raining and the sun comes out. Front of card says: "Story & Clark Organ Co....
J. H. Leonard & Co.
Advertising card for J. H. Leonard & Co. showing a blonde girl wearing a lacy dress with blue ribbons. Back of card says: "J. H. Leonard & Co., Proprietors and Operators of the Celebrated Farmers' Coal...
J. A. Gallagher, Druggist
Advertising card for J. A. Gallagher showing two girls and a boy playing with a cat. Back of card is blank. Address given on front of card:
Cor. Eighth and Main Sts.,
Kansas City, Mo.."
Interior view of young girls participating in a sewing class at the Italian Institute located at 505 Forest according to the 1930 Kansas City city directory.
It's a Wonderful Life For KC Legend DiPardo
July 22, 2007
Tony DiPardo is featured in the Jason Whitlock sports commentary column. DiPardo will be 95 soon and a party is planned for him on August 26 at the Hyatt Regency Crown Center hotel. He and his band have...
Indians Killing Beef Near Fort Sill
Photographic print on a boudoir card mount showing groups of Native American women and young girls slaughtering beef. The subjects are likely Comanche, Kiowa or Apache. The handwritten title on front of...
Independence, MO, Central High School
Postcard of Central High School in Independence, MO
In Their Best Bib and Tucker: The Harvey Girls
Article describing in depth the waitresses known as "Harvey Girls," who, from about 1876 to 1950, served as a positive and stable public image for the Santa Fe route-based restaurant company.
In Honor to Editor: Missouri Newspaper Woman Retires after 52 Years
Photo and biographical article about Miss Ella Heininger, retiring "after fifty-two years as editor of the boys' and girls' page of the St. Joseph News-Press," honored at 83 at a Saint Joseph reception....
Home to Help Pregnant Teens Will Open Soon
July 7, 2010
Jeannine Eddins will open a maternity home in Cass County for pregnant teens in crisis situations. Aaron's House is in Harrisonville, Missouri, and will "provide a family-like setting for the six to eight...
Home Telephone Building
Postcard of the Home Telephone Company Building at 1018 Baltimore
Health Care Institutions
Portion of chapter, "School, Church, and Health", describes the development of health care institutions for African Americans. Old City Hospital or General Hospital #2 was "a point of pride for many African...
Harvey's Happy Girls
Short article about the history of Fred Harvey and his establishment of restaurants in train depots. Harvey opened his first railroad eating house in Topeka, Kansas, along the Atchison, Topeka & Santa...
Harvey House Restaurant
File contains information about the Harvey House restaurants.
November 1, 2006
Article describes the history of the waitresses of the Harvey House restaurant chain, also known as "Harvey Girls," and their importance in the history of the western United States.
Guadalupe Center Photograph Album 3, Page 27c
Interior view of young girls in dance costume. Believed to have been taken in France or Europe. Not identified.
Guadalupe Center Photograph Album 3, Page 27b
Interior ivew of young girls in what appears to be dance costume. Believed to have been taken in Europe. The name Eiole Louis Blanc appears on the front and back of the photograph and is dated 21-12-1946....
Guadalupe Center Photograph Album 3, Page 27a
Interior view of a group of young girls in what appears to be dance costumes. Believed to have been taken in Europe. Dated 21-12-1946. On a similar picture are the words Eiole Louis Blanc.
Guadalupe Center Photograph Album 2, Page 99
Scrapbook page contains four photographs, all that appear to related to some sort of outing. Include girls on a bus, their suitcases and walking across a bridge. Location and individual identification...
Guadalupe Center Photograph Album 2, Page 98
Scrapbook page contains four photographs, all exterior views. Includes boys in baseball uniforms, girls with suitcases, adults by a chartered bus and dated June 10, 1941, and a toddler. No individuals...
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