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Republican Conventions (39)
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1928 (5)
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1. 11th Street 11th Street June 13, 1928 Looking west from the south side of 11th at Grand. Streets outfitted in political bunting and decoration in honor of the Republican National Convention.

2. 1928 Republican National Convention 1928 Republican National Convention 1928 Interior view of dedication of officers and council; shows Bryce Smith and Henry McElroy.

3. 1928 Republican National Convention 1928 Republican National Convention 1928 Interior view of dedication of officers and council; shows Bryce Smith and Henry McElroy.

4. 1928 Republican National Convention 1928 Republican National Convention 1928 Interior view of dedication of officers and council; shows Bryce Smith and Henry McElroy.

5. 1928 Republican National Convention 1928 Republican National Convention June 13, 1928 Exterior view looking east along 13th Street showing crowds and street decorations outside Convention Hall.

6. 1928 Republican National Convention 1928 Republican National Convention June 13, 1928 Exterior view looking west along 13th Street showing crowds and street decorations outside Convention Hall.

7. 19th National Convention: The Republican Party, Kansas City, June 12, 1928 [and] Hoover the Nominee 19th National Convention: The Republican Party, Kansas City, June 12, 1928 [and] Hoover the Nominee June/11, 15/1928 Illustrations and articles about the 1928 Republican National Convention in Kansas City, nominating Herbert Hoover (later elected) for President of the United States at Convention Hall.

8. A City and Its Characteristics A City and Its Characteristics June//1928 Brief introductory article for Henry Haskell's more in-depth examination of Kansas City, with a photo and description of William R. Nelson and the changes in Kansas City up to its Republican National Convention...

9. A G. O. P. Sideshow A G. O. P. Sideshow June/28/1928 Article about the 1928 convention and crowd at Convention Hall, in which Herbert Hoover was nominated for the Presidency, with large photos.

10. A Gracious Town in the Heartland A Gracious Town in the Heartland August/16/1976 Illustrated map, photos, and article about Kansas City and its entertainment offerings as a host to the 1976 Republican National Convention at the new Kemper Arena.

11. Baltimore Street Baltimore Street June 13, 1928 Looking north along Baltimore from the southwest corner of 12th and Baltimore. Shows Baltimore Hotel as the Hoover headquarters, outfitted with political decorations for the Republican National Convention....

12. Behind Convention '76: News Behind Convention '76: News August/20/1976 Articles with photos about the Republican National Convention, held at Kemper Arena, from August 16 to 19, 1976, adjourning at 11:44 p.m.

13. Business Women Entertain Business Women Entertain June/9/1928 Mention of Mrs. Mabel Walker Willebrandt, or Mabel Willebrandt, "assistant United States attorney general and delegate-at-large form California to the Republican national convention" and "chief speaker"...

14. Convention Fever in Kansas City: Prime-Time Bacchanalia Convention Fever in Kansas City: Prime-Time Bacchanalia May//1976 Photo and article about the upcoming 1976 Republican National Convention in Kansas City's newly-built Kemper Arena with description of the city's capacity as a host to such an event and other amenities....

15. Eight Presidents Ago: You Should See It Now! Eight Presidents Ago: You Should See It Now! July-August//1976 Description of the commendations for the national political convention in 1928 in Kansas City, with hotels, private railroad cars,

16. G. O. P. Pageantry Begins G. O. P. Pageantry Begins August/16/1976 Articles with photos about the Republican National Convention, held at Kemper Arena, from August 16 to 19, 1976, commencing at 10:30 a.m.

17. Kansas City as It Is Kansas City as It Is 1903 Publication for the purpose of publicizing Kansas City's attractiveness and capacity as a convention center, including many residences by address, filled with photos and illustrations.

18. Kansas City: Better Than a Magic Lantern Show Kansas City: Better Than a Magic Lantern Show June/26/1976 Article about the "urban renaissance" of Kansas City transforming it from an "old cow town."

19. Kansas City: Issued by the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway Kansas City: Issued by the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway 1907 Publication for the purpose of publicizing Kansas City's attractiveness and capacity as a convention center.

20. Kansas City: Republican National Convention, 1908 Kansas City: Republican National Convention, 1908 1908 Photo of the entrance to Elm Ridge Club, a race track.