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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...
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 73 with People Sewing
Scrapbook page containing seven advertising cards. Three are "Copyright 1894, by the Singer Manufacturing Co." printed by "J. Ottmann Lith. Co., N.Y." They show the following:
1. Three adults and a...
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 74 with Calling Cards
Scrapbook page containing 12 calling cards with images of flowers, hands, and doves or pigeons. Each image is on a flap which lifts up to reveal a name. Names include: Harry F. Hively, Anna M. White, Grace...
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 75 with People
Scrapbook page containing ten advertising cards showing the following:
1. A man standing on two stones in a river offering to help a woman on the bank into a boat. Card says: "Wade & Cumming Clothing,...
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 76 with African Americans
Scrapbook page containing six small advertising cards arranged around a newspaper or magazine cut-out. This cut-out is 20 x 26 cm. and shows what appears to be a political cartoon of an African American...
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 77 with Native Americans
Scrapbook page containing four advertising cards each 11 x 15 cm. showing images of unidentified Native American men in feathered headdress (presumably chiefs). Below each image is a line from The Song...
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 78 with Christmas Cards
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....
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 79 with Women and Birds
Scrapbook page containing eight advertising cards with women and birds. Two cards show girls holding birds. Two cards show women in blue and lace dresses. Two identical cards show two long-tailed parrots...
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 8 with Unrelated Cards
Scrapbook page containing nine advertising and calling cards showing the following:
1. A woman riding a horse jumping over a stone wall. Card says: "Faith Whitcomb's Liniment, Cures Rheumatism & Neuralgia..."...
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 80 with Kansas City Businesses
Scrapbook page containing 11 advertising cards including four for businesses in Kansas City, Missouri. The cards show the following:
1. A woman's face over a field of cows. Card says: "The Great American...
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 81 with Kansas City Businesses
Scrapbook page containing nine advertising cards from Kansas City businesses showing:
1. Four cats. Card says: "Eyssell's Model Pharmacy. We mew for Eyssell Bros. Ginger Ale. Kansas City. Exposition....
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 82 with Photographic Postcards
Scrapbook page containing five photographs or photographic postcards. Four images are of graves in Boothill Graveyard, Tombstone and one is of horses and buggies outside of the Tombstone Epitaph building....
Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 9 with Women, Horses, and Country Scenes
Scrapbook page containing seven advertising cards. Three cards are cut to the shape of their image. One shows a yellow rose; the other two each show a woman in a blue dress. The other four cards show:
Ahead of Public Library Was Mechanics' Institute
Article about the predecessor to the Kansas City Public Library, the Mechanics' Institute, on the second floor at 509 Main Street, established by John Taylor.
List of airports, loosely defined by standards in 1927. Report on inadequacies of Richards Field.
Portrait of violinist Albert Spalding shown with his violin.
Seated portrait of opera bass-baritone Alexander Kipnis. He sang with the Metropolitan Opera.
Alfred Gregory Theater Program Scrapbooks Finding Aid
Alfred Gregory, a local attorney, was born August 15, 1858, in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and died in Kansas City on May 15, 1946. His father was the first president of the University of Illinois. He had both...
Along a Musical Trail: Sweet Singers of Yesterday in Kansas City
Microfilmed scrapbook contains an article about reminiscences of Nellie McCoy Harris, regarding early singers and musicians in the Kansas City area, especially in the 1850s. Description of many specific...
Autographed portrait identified as Andreas Pavley. Autograph reads: "A Mlle Helen Thomes, meilleirs Souvenirs, Andreas Pavley, 1921". Name also seen as Andreas Parley in the collection material.
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