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21. Christine Montgomery Christine Montgomery circa 1960 Partial body pose identified as Mrs. Harry (Christine) F. Montgomery, chairman of the Women's Committee of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra for 1960-61. Location not given.

22. Christine Montgomery Christine Montgomery circa 1960 Informal, seated view of Mrs. Harry (Christine) F. Montgomery, president of the Women's Committee of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra in the early 1960s.

23. Christine Montgomery Christine Montgomery circa 1960 Informal, partial body pose identified as Mrs. Harry (Christine) F. Montgomery. She was chairman of the Women's Committee of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra in the early 1960s.

24. Clara S. Hockaday Clara S. Hockaday circa 1955 Portrait of Mrs. Burnham [Clara] Hockaday.

25. Clarence Herriman Clarence Herriman February/11/1970 Obituary for Clarence Herriman, assistant conductor of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra, dying at the age of 67 in 1970.

26. Clasical Music in Kansas City: a Brief but Fascinating History Clasical Music in Kansas City: a Brief but Fascinating History 2004-2005 Article surveys the history of Kansas City's orchestras starting with Mary Donohue who gave piano lessons out of her home at First and Grand in the 1850s. The various orchestras and their conductors are...

27. Claudio Arrau Claudio Arrau circa 1945 Portrait of Chilean pianist Claudio Arrau performing at the piano.

28. Composer of "Kansas City Album" Is Well Known for Many Successes on Broadway Composer of "Kansas City Album" Is Well Known for Many Successes on Broadway February/25/1950 Photo and biographical article about Robert Russell Bennett, or Robert Bennett, a 55-year-old "composer-conductor" appearing in his native Kansas City to conduct his "Kansas City Album" tone-poem with...

29. Composers Corner: Opera Festival Planned in Kansas City Composers Corner: Opera Festival Planned in Kansas City January/15/1953 Announcement of an opera festival by the orchestra, listing performers and operas playing.

30. Composers Corner: Opera Festival Planned in Kansas City Composers Corner: Opera Festival Planned in Kansas City January/15/1953 News of "[a]n opera festival" planned in Kansas City "on the occasion of the twentieth anniversary of the Kansas City Philharmonic," with performances by various singers, etc., directed by "Hans Schwieger,...

31. Cowtown Gets Culture Cowtown Gets Culture May (actually June)1947 Illustrations and article about the emergence of high culture institutions in Kansas City since the beginning of the 20th century, starting gradually with the medical school, Liberty Memorial and the park...

32. Edith Lowe Peters Scrapbooks Finding Aid Edith Lowe Peters Scrapbooks Finding Aid 1900-1970 Edith Lowe Peters appears to have been a long-time Kansas City resident, born in 1882 in Rock Port, Mo. Her father, Frank Lowe, was a local Kansas City figure known in law, church, and political circles....

33. Efrem Kurtz Efrem Kurtz 1947 Formal portrait. Efrem Kurtz, conductor.

34. Eleanor Steber Eleanor Steber circa 1945 Portrait of opera soprano Eleanor Steber.

35. Fritz Swischer Fritz Swischer May/7/1973? File containing a biographical article about Fritz Swischer, a jazz clarinetist (formerly with the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra), composer and writer. Native of Wichita, Kansas in the 1970s "working...

36. From the Ashes. .. From the Ashes. .. January//1983 Article about the new symphony orchestra born "from the ashes" of the defunct Philharmonic..

37. Gaby and Robert Casadesus Gaby and Robert Casadesus circa 1940 Portrait of Gaby and Robert Casadesus, a French husband and wife duo piano team.

38. Gregor Piatigorsky Gregor Piatigorsky circa 1940 Performance portrait of Russian cellist Gregor Piatigorsky posed with his cello.

39. Hans Schwieger Hans Schwieger 1949 Informal full frontal view of Hans Schwieger onstage.

40. Hans Schwieger Hans Schwieger 1956 Autographed head and shoulders portrait of Hans Schwieger.