Missouri Valley Special Collections
Advanced Search | Help | My Favorites
All Images Local History Index  
Search results for: 118 item(s) for: "Snow"
Search current collection(s) again
Refine your search
Subject
Advertising Cards (35)
Snow (29)
Winter (13)
Winter Scenes (10)
Grain Industry (9)
Show more...

Type
Advertising Card (35)
Photograph, B/w (15)
Magazine Article (15)
Newspaper Article (9)
Finding Aid (6)
Show more...

Date
ca 1880-1900 (32)
n.d (7)
1999 (3)
Ca1945 (2)
1906 (2)
Show more...

Creator
J H Buford (5)
Montgomery (4)
Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred... (3)
Richmond & co (3)
Harkins Commercial Pho... (2)
Show more...

 Image: Title: Date: Description:

1. About the West: Kansas Abolitionists Fight Confederates in Missouri About the West: Kansas Abolitionists Fight Confederates in Missouri Summer//2001 Photos, illustrations, map, and biographical article about Jared Barnes (1834-1916), "an avowed Free-Stater" moving from his native New York to Kansas Territory in 1857 and serving as a Union officer in...

2. Both Garbage and Snow Both Garbage and Snow September//1958 Article with photos about the increased efficiency through bigger trucks in street cleaning of both garbage and snow.

3. Cupcakes of Character Cupcakes of Character September 30, 2010 Article reports on Le Petit Rouge bakery inside the children's bookstore Reading Reptile and its featured product--cupcakes named for literary characters like Big Bad Wolf, Litttle Red, Robin Hood, Ugly...

4. The Right Snow-Removal Organization The Right Snow-Removal Organization October//1968 Photos and article about the "comprehensive snow and ice removal program developed by the Kansas City Public Works Department."

5. Colored Salt--Contented Cars Colored Salt--Contented Cars October//1955 Photos (depicting Downtown or Midtown stores such as Super A& P Market, etc.) and article (written by the commissioner of streets and sewers) about snow removal on Kansas City streets using different types...

6. They Came from Missouri and They Showed the Way They Came from Missouri and They Showed the Way October 1, 1941 Map and article about prominent Missourians becoming important either here or elsewhere, including Lloyd Stark, Mark Twain, John Marmaduke, Walter Williams, Lon Stephens, John Collet, John Pershing, Calamity...

7. Our Travelers Our Travelers October 1, 1901 Brief biographical article about Edgar Harris Snow, or Edgar Snow, "one of the most successful jewelry traveling salesmen out of Kansas City," representing Woodstock, Hoefer & Company, wholesale jewelers....

8. The Last Picture of Patsy Cline The Last Picture of Patsy Cline November 27, 2005 Feature article in the Star Magazine which gives information on local amateur photographer Mildred Keith. Mildred, a 1939 graduate of Paseo High School, attended local country and western shows for many...

9. Unidentified Street Scene Unidentified Street Scene n.d. View looking down unidentified street which is a dirt road with some snow on it. Two horse drawn carts are in view as well as a drugstore sign. Believed to be a street in Kansas City.

10. Unidentified Residences Unidentified Residences n.d. View of several residences near 84th Terrace and Central Avenue, with snow on the ground.

11. Unidentified Residences Unidentified Residences n.d. View of residences and vacant lot near 84th Terrace and Central Avenue, with snow on the ground.

12. Vacant Lot Vacant Lot n.d. View of residences and vacant lot near 84th Terrace and Central Avenue, with snow on the ground.

13. U.S. 169 Highway and Barry Road U.S. 169 Highway and Barry Road n.d. Aerial view of the intersection of U.S. 169 Highway and Barry Road. Southeast corner is outlined in red ink. Directions are marked in ink on photo margins.

14. U.S. 169 Highway and Barry Road U.S. 169 Highway and Barry Road n.d. Aerial view of the intersection of U.S. 169 Highway and Barry Road. The southeast corner of the intersection is outlined in red ink; directions are marked in ink on margins.

15. U.S. 169 and Barry Road U.S. 169 and Barry Road n.d. Aerial view of the southeast corner of the intersection of U.S. 169 Highway and Barry Road. A section is outlined in red ink.

16. Faces of the Past Faces of the Past May//1991 Photo and description of Sarah Snow, "the first woman" to run for mayor of Kansas City in 1975 against Charles Wheeler (unsuccessfully). City Council member from 1967 to 1975 "represent[ing] the growing...

17. The Question Box: How Does the Snowfall of Monday Compare with Other Big Snows in Kansas City? The Question Box: How Does the Snowfall of Monday Compare with Other Big Snows in Kansas City? March/5/1952

18. The Once and Future King? [and] Pretender to the Throne The Once and Future King? [and] Pretender to the Throne March 1975 Photos and accompanying articles about the Kansas City mayoral race between Charles Wheeler (incumbent) and Sarah Snow (challenger) and topics for debate in 1975.

19. Crews Fight Snow to Restore Power Crews Fight Snow to Restore Power January/4/1973 Description of the "most damaging storm to power lines in area history," with photos of the severe weather event.

20. Origin of "Goats" and "Rabbits" Origin of "Goats" and "Rabbits" January/20/1924 Probably originating from "the hill" or the West Bluffs where many of the Irish following of James Pendergast lived and raised goats as pets. The accepted account is that one of the Shannon faction applied...