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Kansas City School Dis...
Nettie Thompson Grove
Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
Walter Wayne Smith
Stephen C Ragan
Mr. & Mrs. H. O. Cook
File contains several articles including photographs about Mr. and Mrs. H. O. Cook, principal of Lincoln High School in Kansas City, and his wife, Mrs. Myrtle Foster Cook, an English teacher at the same...
Carolyn B. Cockefair
Biographical information about Carolyn Cockefair, an English and literature professor at UMKC starting in 1947, with photo.
Mary M. Bethune
File containing photos and articles about Mary McLeod Bethune, or Mary Bethune (1857-1955), "director of the division of Negro affairs of the National Youth Administration" and founder of Bethune-Cookman...
Miss Florence Baker
File containing an obituary for Florence Baker, an African American homemaking teacher at Lincoln High School for 30 years and a native Kansas Citian residing at 1011 Euclid Avenue. The date of the newspaper...
File containing a photo and obituary for Carolyn Brydie (also listed in the same article as Carolyn Byrdie), a Lincoln High School teacher and counselor for 42 years before dying in 1957. She came to Kansas...
File containing multiple articles about Lillian Burgin, an African American teacher and founder of the Burgin Nursery School at 2415 Montgall Avenue, established in 1937.
G. B. Buster
File containing a photo and article about G. B. Buster, winner of the 1954 Pageant Press book contest for his book "Brighter Sun," based on his grandfather's life as a slave. Buster was also a retired...
File containing a photo and obituary for Mrs. Araminta Caldwell, wife of Dr. W. W. Caldwell and a 69-year-old African American "widely known civic and community worker." She was a native of Wamego, Kansas...
Libraries--Missouri--Southeast Missouri State
Photos and information on the Kent Library at Southeast Missouri State Teachers College (later Southeast Missouri State University), built in 1939 in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.
Kansas City School Discipline
Promotional postcard issued by the Free Sewing Machine company of Rockford, Illinois, depicting the trousseau of a bride in the early 20th century.
2 postcard views of the Institutional Church at Admiral Boulevard and Holmes.
Sloan Family Genealogy
Illustrations and information on Clifton Breeden Sloan, or Clifton Sloan (ca. 1850-1938), an architect and former teacher at Manual High School in Kansas City. Native of Illinois setting up offices here...
KCResources, page 7
George B. Peck Dry Goods Company
Postcard of the George B. Peck Dry Goods Company building
Kansas City Education Association
File contains a report from the Kansas City Education Association in 1968 concerning the teachers' salaries.
Ruth Mary Weeks
Information on Ruth Mary Weeks, or Ruth Weeks, a teacher, poet, and book author (including "Using Periodicals"). Born in Kansas City in 1886 as a daughter of Mary and Edwin Weeks with residences at 3408...
File contains photos and information on Francis Buebendorf, or Frank Buebendorf, a "retired University of Kansas City-Missouri music professor" and former conductor of "the Kansas City String Orchestra...
Parent Teachers Association
Municipal Auditorium, Main Arena
Postcard of the main arena of the Municipal Auditorium
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