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World War ii
Gold Star Mothers of K...
Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
Benjamin W Goosen
Beveridge, Mary I
"Like a Brilliant Thread"
Article recounts the December 1921 coal strike in southeast Kansas involving the "Amazon Army"- the wives, mothers, sisters, and friends of the striking mine workers. They led a series of marches to prevent...
200 Mothers and Babies of the Hot City to Be Guests at R. A. Long's Million-Dollar Farm
Article with several illustrations and descriptions of the buildings and grounds under construction in a project "to combine philanthropy with farming," including a water tower and workers' cottages, a...
A. J. Runkle & Co.
Advertising card for A. J. Runkle & Co. showing a woman with a fan outside with a girl who is leaning down to offer her hand to a bird. One of four cards with similar design. Front of card says: "A. J....
Adoption in Kansas City
Two dramatic factors: increase in abortions and single mothers.
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 59 with Feathers, Flowers, and Women
Scrapbook page containing nine advertising cards showing the following:
1. Flowers (two cards cut to shape).
2. A large feather and flowers (two cards).
3. Two women sewing. Card says: "Using...
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 72 with Babies
Scrapbook page containing nine advertising cards. Three cards show flowers, one with a dove, one with a shoe, and one with a hand. Six cards for "Sweet Home Soap," each show a person trying to care for...
An Interview With Ladislao Lopez
Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded June 27, 1978. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has a typed guide to contents....
Biography of Carolyn Doughty (1882-1975), Women's Club Administrator
Biography of Della C. Lamb (c.1877-1951), Children's Advocate
Biography of John B. Bisceglia (1891-1988), Clergyman
Biography of Samuel Eason (?-1920), Founder of Niles Home for Children
Blue River, Near 15th Street
Postcard of the Blue River, Near 15th Street
Business and Babies
Child day care in the age of working mothers discussed both generally and specifically in the case of Kansas City's programs.
Information about the Case family, including Theodore S. Case (1832-1900), Ermine C. Case, Jr. (18??-1886), Oliver Case (1835-19??), and John L. Case (18??-?), and others, including wives, mothers, et...
Information about the Case family, including Theodore S. Case (1832-1900), Ermine C. Case (18??-1886), Oliver Case (1835-19??), and John L. Case (18??-?), and others, including wives, mothers, et al. Biographical...
Charles Edward Epp
Portrait of Charles Edward Epp, a 2nd Lt. in the U. S. Marine Air Corps. Epp was born on September 20, 1923, in Kansas City, Missouri and enlisted in the Navy V-5 program in June 1942. He was called to...
Charles O. Rogers
Portrait of Charles O. Rogers, a Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class in the U. S. Coast Guard. Rogers was born on December 14, 1907, in Okmulgee, Oklahoma to Mr. and Mrs. William H. Rogers. The Rogers family moved...
Charles V. Teaney
Portrait of Charles V. Teaney who entered the service on March 26, 1943. Teaney was born on November 1, 1924, in St. Louis, Missouri. He was educated in Kansas City, Missouri and participated in numerous...
Postcard of the City Market at the River Quay
Clifford D. Williams, Jr.
Portrait of Clifford D. Williams, Jr., a Sergeant in the U.S. Army. Williams was born on January 21, 1918, in Kansas City, Missouri and attended East High School. He enlisted on October 14, 1942, and in...
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