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Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
Anderson Photo Company
Jane F Flynn
A B Seeley
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 3, 1909-1950, Page p355
A portion of Kansas City from E. 22nd Street south to E. 24th Street and from Euclid Avenue east to Park Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p755
A portion of northeastern Kansas City from E. 27th Street south to Linwood Boulevard and from Lister Avenue east to Colorado Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Areas of Independence, Missouri,...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p833
Index to New Report of Intercity District showing area connecting Kansas City, Missouri and Independence, Missouri, as well as Sugar Creek district, dated December 1932. At bottom of sheet is a portion...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1945, Page p850
Portions of Kansas City, Missouri, including the Jackson County Parental Home for Negro Boys, Central Junior High, Jackson County Home for the Aged, Jackson County Home for Aged and Infirm Negroes, Interdenominational...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1957, Page p755
A portion of Kansas City from E. 27th Street south to Linwood Boulevard and from Lister Avenue east to Colorado Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Included are the McCune Parental Home...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1957, Page p833
Index to New Report of Intercity District showing area connecting Kansas City, Missouri, and Independence, Missouri, as well as Sugar Creek district, dated December 1932. At bottom of sheet is a portion...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 6, 1917-1957, Page p850
Portions of Kansas City showing the Jackson County Hospital, Jackson County Parental Home for Negro Boys, Jackson County Home for the Aged, and Interdenominational Home for Girls, as well as some other...
Says Scattering of Vice Is Wrong: Woman from Former Isolated Zone Tells Crusaders They've Made Error
Article describing the lengthy public statements about prostitution in Kansas City at a meeting of "the Society for the Prevention of Vice" by "Mrs. William Kearns, better known as Annie Chambers, who...
SC135 Longan Study Club Collection Finding Aid
The Longan Study Club Collection contains materials relating to the purpose, function, and activities of the club. This collection includes minutes of meetings, financial records, the club constitution...
SC164 KCPL Reference Hard to Find Collection
1980 – 2005, bulk 1990s
The materials within the KCPL Reference Hard to Find (HTF) Collection were compiled by Kansas City Public Library reference librarians and staff members to provide an easy to access source of information...
SC177 American Association of University Women Collection Finding Aid
The American Association of University Women Collection contains newspaper clippings, membership lists, monthly event programs, book and author dinner materials, and publications relating to the organization....
SC192 Round Robin Study Club Collection Finding Aid
The Round Robin Study Club is a women’s club organized in 1901 to provide its members with opportunities for social interaction and enriching study. This collection includes minutes of meetings, club...
SC4 Charles L. Johnson Papers Finding Aid
Charles Johnson, ragtime musician and composer and arranger, spent most of his life in Kansas City, Missouri. It is believed that he made the first orchestra arrangement for the song "Missouri Waltz" and...
SC58 Mrs. Sam Ray Postcard Collection Finding Aid
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...
SC63 Vertical Files Special Collection Finding Aid
1820-1970 (bulk 1880-1950)
The vertical files in this collection contain items found in the regular vertical files of the Special Collections department that were determined to be too old and fragile to be left in the files. The...
SC7 Missouri Valley Historical Society Records Finding Aid
The Missouri Valley Historical Society (1913-1940) was the successor to the Kansas City Historical Society (1906-1913) and the Early Settler's Society and Historical Association (1896-1906). All these...
SC8-2 Local Schools Collection Finding Aid
This Local Schools Collection consists of various pamphlets, booklets, brochures, etc., about different types of area schools. It does not include the public schools.
SC88 Carl Betz Collection Finding Aid
ca. 1880s-1988 [bulk 1880s-1890s]
Carl Betz was a pioneer in the physical education curriculum in the Kansas City public schools in the late 1800s. The collection consists of two boxes with programs, manuscripts, artifacts, photographs,...
SC92 Dory DeAngelo Papers Finding Aid
Dory DeAngelo is a local author, historian, researcher, and longtime resident of Kansas City's Old Northeast neighborhood. She has written numerous books and articles about Kansas City history and has...
SC95 John Barber White Papers Finding Aid
Born on December 8, 1847, successful lumberman John Barber White moved from New York to Missouri in 1879 to help organize the Missouri Lumber & Mining Company, headquartered in Kansas City. He worked nationally...
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