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161. Door-to-Door Canvass for First Library's Books Door-to-Door Canvass for First Library's Books April/5/1960 Article about the first library in Kansas City, established in 1871 at 509 Main Street by Englishman John Taylor as part of the Mechanics' Institute system, surrounded at the time by multitudes of saloons,...

162. Doris Humphrey and Charles Weidman Doris Humphrey and Charles Weidman n.d. Dramatic full body portrait of dancers in costume identified as Doris Humphrey and Charles Weidman. Autographed as "To Miss Thomes, Enjoying seeing you again, Charles Weidman". Humphrey and Weidman were...

163. Dorothy Cooper Dorothy Cooper n.d. Full body portrait in dance costume identified as Dorothy Cooper.

164. Dorothy Fredrick Dorothy Fredrick n.d. Autographed full body, seated portrait in dance costume of Dorothy Fredrick. Autograph reads: "Ever and always your devoted and ? pupil. Dorothy Fredrick".

165. Dorothy Seiter Dorothy Seiter 1917 Full body portrait in ballerina dance costume identified as Dorothy Seiter.

166. Dr. Benoist Troost Dr. Benoist Troost Illustrations and information on Dr. Benoist Troost (1786-1859), the "first resident physician of Kansas City." Native of Holland (also known as the Netherlands) emigrating to Saint Louis in 1845 before...

167. Dr. David Waldo Dr. David Waldo Information on Dr. David Waldo (1802-1878), an early physician, western freighter, and real estate investor of Kansas City and Independence becoming the namesake of the Waldo area of the southwestern part...

168. Dr. Isaac Ridge Dr. Isaac Ridge Photos and description of Dr. Isaac Ridge (1825-1907), a native of Kentucky coming to Kansas City about 1848 as perhaps the city's first medically trained physician, assuming an active role in preventing...

169. Early Local Banking Early Local Banking Information on banking before and after the Civil War. Hiram Northrup cited as opening a bank in 1849 in Kansas City.

170. 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....

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

172. Electric Trolley Electric Trolley World's first electric trolley car invented and operated in Kansas City by John C. Henry in 1885, replacing non-electric trolleys by 1913 and quitting themselves in 1959.First application of the word,...

173. Ella Daganova Ella Daganova n.d. Autographed, full body portrait in dance costume of ballerina and ballet teacher Ella Daganova. Autograph reads: "To Helen Thomes, Have enjoyed our work together. Best Wishes, Ella Daganova".

174. Enid Romany/Sooy Enid Romany/Sooy n.d. Portrait identified as Enid Romany, name also seen as Enid Sooy. Performed on Broadway. Name also seen in newspaper clippings in Scrapbook #2 of the collection as Enid Sooy Mark and noted as the daughter...

175. Enid Romany/Sooy Enid Romany/Sooy n.d. Portrait identified as Enid Romany and Enid Sooy.

176. Enid Sooy Enid Sooy n.d. Partial body portrait in dance costume identified as Enid Sooy. Person also referred to as Enid Romany in this collection.

177. Entertainment Entertainment Information on programs and broadcasts for theaters, halls, circuses, and similar recreational places.

178. Eunice Wallace Eunice Wallace n.d. Autographed, full body portrait in dance costume of Eunice Wallace. Autograph reads: "To Miss Thomes with love from Eunice Wallace".

179. Father Bernard Donnelly Father Bernard Donnelly Copy of the diary of Father Bernard Donnelly (ca. 1800-1880).

180. Felice Lyne Papers Finding Aid Felice Lyne Papers Finding Aid 1908-1941 (bulk 1911-1915) Felice Lyne was born in Slater, Missouri, but received her early education and musical training in Kansas City. She achieved her greatest success in a number of operatic roles primarily in Europe, and...