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Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
Bright-wright Supply C...
Koerner, H T
Pershing & Lyman Pub c...
Women and Man On Steps
August 22, 1915
Four women and one man identified as Bert and Minnie Jordan, Nell T., Lorren, and Grandma seated on outside steps at home. Excellent view of shoes and hat fashions of the time.
Woman In Fancy Dress
Woman identified on back of photo as Nora Hardisty 'en costume' sitting in a chair outside a building. Her hair is curled and worn up, she wears many necklaces, and her shoes have bows on them.
Wm. W. Kendall Boot and Shoe Co.
Advertising card for Wm. W. Kendall Boot and Shoe Co. showing a child at the beach carrying a net and looking into a basket for catching seafood. Front of card has a crest that says: "K. B & S Co, Established...
Wm. W. Kendall Boot & Shoe Company
Advertising card for Wm. W. Kendall Boot & Shoe Company with no image, just text. Front of card says: "Geo. B. Witchell, Shoe Manufacturer and Tanner. Leeds, Jackson County (suburb of Kansas City, Missouri.)...
Willis Wood Theater
Postcard of Willis Wood Theater
February 20, 1996
In what turned out to be his last season in Kansas City, Finley put his club in white baseball shoes made from the pelts albino kangaroos.
W. W. Kendall Boot and Shoe Co.
Advertising card for W. W. Kendall Boot and Shoe Co. showing an image of a lake viewed through trees with a border of flowers. Card is embossed. Front of card says: "Ladies, Wear Naylor's Reliable Shoes,...
Valentine's Day Postcard
Union Shoe Store, The
Advertising card for The Union Shoe Store showing a baby's face in a circle surrounded by blossoms. Front of card says: "The Union Shoe Store. Chas. Behr, Dealer in Boots and Shoes." Back of card is blank....
Tributes to the Fallen
February 20, 2011
Pictures and story about items left as remembrances at "The Wall That Heals," a traveling half-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall installed in Blue Springs the Fall of 2010 at Pink Hill...
Third Shoe Factory
At the current location of 6th and Wyandotte, Mr. Maynard Garner is securing the basement and first floors of the building for the production of women and children’s shoes. The factory employs between...
Theodore Roosevelt in Kansas City
2 photographic postcards of Theodore Roosevelt and his Sept. 1, 1910 visit to Kansas City
Stephen Yeager, Daring, and Effective, a Publicity-Shy Leader
April 19, 2007
The "Tribute" column of "Remembrances" or obituary section of the Kansas City Star features Stephen Yeager. He was the founder of Steve's Shoes and a fundraiser for charities that help disabled people....
Souvenir of Kansas City and Her Fire Department
Photo and ad for John Owens, "Blacksmith and Horse-Shoer" at 108 East 8th Street, "fitt[ing] the noted white team [of fire horses] with shoes for their London trip."
Sorosis Shoe Co.
Advertising card for the Sorosis Shoe Co. showing an assortment of images illustrating "Colonial Days in New England" including a woman doing needlework identified as "Tambour Work," couples riding through...
Soprano Star From the 19th Century
September 13, 2006
Description of an exhibit at the Kansas City Museum entitled "Alice Nielson [Nielsen]: Heartland Diva" which opens September 17, 2006 with a live opera recital. Nielsen was an international opera star...
SC82 ACT-UP/Kansas City Chapter Records Finding Aid
AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power/KC (ACT-UP/KC) was founded in September 1988 with the purpose of promoting AIDS awareness, treatments, and victim's rights through aggressive activism. ACT-UP/KC held numerous...
SC3 Advertising Card Collection Finding Aid
Collection of cards used for advertising purposes in the late 19th century. Includes colorful illustrations for many types of products. The over 600 cards from Kansas City businesses have been digitized....
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1909-1938, Page p019
A portion of Kansas City from W. 7th Street south to W. 9th Street and from Bank Street east to May Street, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with...
S. K. Green, Fine Shoes
Advertising card for S. K. Green showing two girls on a path, one pulling a baby carriage with dolls in it, the other pushing it and carrying a candle. One of three cards with similar design and theme....
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