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1. 150 Facts About Kansas City 150 Facts About Kansas City 2000 List of 150 facts prepared for the sesquicentennial of Kansas City in 2000.

2. About Town: Man Ready to Fly Again to Make Santa Real About Town: Man Ready to Fly Again to Make Santa Real January/25/1975 File containing a photo and biographical article about James Walker, a retired 80-year-old pilot (in 1975) preparing "to duplicate an airplane flight of 50 years ago [Christmas Eve of 1925) which would...

3. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 43 with Santa and Children Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 43 with Santa and Children ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing ten advertising cards, all cut to the shape of their image, showing the following:
1. Santa carrying presents (two cards).
2. A girl with ringlets and a hat, holding a ball...

4. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 53 with People and Other Cards Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 53 with People and Other Cards ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing five advertising cards showing the following:
1. Two kingfishers, one flying over water, one sitting on a reed. Card says: "A Bright and Happy New Year."
2. Santa carrying...

5. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 63 with People Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 63 with People ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing 22 advertising cards of people and some animals, all cut to shape. Cards vary in size from 2.5 x 2.5 cm. to 11 x 12 cm. and show a cat, an elephant, a horse, Santa Claus, children...

6. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 78 with Christmas Cards Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 78 with Christmas Cards ca. 1880-1900 Scrapbook page containing ten advertising cards with a Christmas theme. Of seven smaller cards, there are three with Santa, three with angels and flowers, and one with a woman in flowered dress and crown....

7. Christmas Christmas Christmas Postcard advertising Simplex typewriters

8. Christmas Event Christmas Event 1968 Identified as Christmas, 1968. Dr. Hazlett may be the person being Santa Claus for the event. Taken in a room at the Kansas City School District Board building.

9. Christmas Party for Kester School Students Christmas Party for Kester School Students December, 1953 Kester School students and Santa Claus at a Christmas party arranged by the South Central Business Assocation and held in the auditorium of the Coca Cola Building.

10. Christmas Party for Kester School Students Christmas Party for Kester School Students December, 1953 Kester School students and staff, Santa Claus, and South Central Business Association members at a Christmas Party arranged by the SCBA. The party took place in the auditorium of the Coca Cola Building....

11. Christmastime in Kansas City Christmastime in Kansas City December 2004 Article provides an overview of Christmas traditions in Kansas City, starting with the earliest settlers. Included are photographs of the Fairy Princess, Country Club Plaza lights, and Emery, Bird, Thayer...

12. Donnelly Garment Company Christmas Party Donnelly Garment Company Christmas Party December 24, 1936 Group portrait of uniformed employees holding gifts, Nell Donnelly Reed, and a person dressed as Santa Claus at a company Christmas party on the floor of a dressmaking plant.

13. Donnelly Garment Company Workers in Factory Donnelly Garment Company Workers in Factory n.d. Group portrait of uniformed Donnelly Garment Company employees in factory location. Santa Claus figure stands on far left.

14. Harold Gale Display, Inc. Harold Gale Display, Inc. 1957-2006 File contains articles, newspaper clippings and advertisments for Harold Gale Display, Inc., a Kansas City company that specialized in Santa Claus figures and store displays. The company was founded by...

15. Jeffrey W. Comment: In Memory of One of KC's Finest Jeffrey W. Comment: In Memory of One of KC's Finest December 1, 2004 Brief article about Jeffrey W. Comment who was chief executive officer of Helzberg Diamonds upon his death on October 30, 2004. He made philanthropy a large part of his life and played Santa Claus to children...

16. Kansas City Crossroads: The Magical Fairy Princess Kansas City Crossroads: The Magical Fairy Princess December 2000 Photos (of wrapped presents) and article about the Christmas tradition of the Fairy Princess (with a similar role to Santa Claus for children) at "Kline's department store at 11th and Main" Streets Downtown...

17. Nelly Don Collection Finding Aid Nelly Don Collection Finding Aid circa 1920-1950 The Nelly Don Collection contains 35 black and white photographic prints donated to the Missouri Valley Special Collections in August 2001. The donor's aunt had been an employee of the Donnelly Garment...

18. Pediatric Care Pediatric Care Circa 1945-50 Interior view of what appears to be a pediatric ward, probably at General Hospital No. 1. The image was taken at Christmas time and includes several children opening packages and interacting with Santa...

19. Santa Claus at South Central Business Association Luncheon Santa Claus at South Central Business Association Luncheon N.d. N. Emerson Paton and Santa Claus at unidentified South Central Business Association luncheon.

20. Start Looking for Santa, the Plaza Lights Are On Start Looking for Santa, the Plaza Lights Are On November/26/1976 45 miles of wire used to illuminate 150,000 colored bulbs at the Plaza. Record 60 degree temperatures responsible for drawing 125,000 to the traditional event, also attended by Santa Claus, George Brett,...