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Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
J H Buford
Guadalupe Center Photograph Album 3, Page 22
Exterior view, not identified but believed to have been taken in Europe in relation to World War II. Scene appears to show heavy bombing damage. Taken in winter with snow on the ground.
Harvey Rettberg Papers Finding Aid
ca1950s-1990s, [bulk 1960s-70s]
Collection of correspondence, publications, photographs, newspaper clippings (including obituaries), etc., belonging to Harvey Rettberg, co-founder of the Coon-Sanders Nighthawks Fan Club. Includes information...
Boy Pointing at Street Sign
Street view of a young boy in a residential neighborhood pointing to a sign that reads, "Twelve Kiddies Live In This Block Drive Slow." He is wearing winter clothes and standing next to a bicycle. A dog...
Robert Askren Photograph Collection Finding Aid
circa 1870s-2005, bulk 1950-1980s
Local photographer Robert G. Askren donated photographs and negatives to the Missouri Valley Special Collections in 2006. He worked for Harkins Commercial Photo Co. which he later purchased and renamed...
Kansas City/Local Area Fine Arts Programs Collection Finding Aid
circa 1880 - present
This collection consists of various types of local fine arts programs and is designed to be an on-going collection. The programs are arranged alphabetically by either the theater name or place of performance,...
George F. Winter Residence
Full frontal view of the mansion located at 3000 Troost. Designed by architect William S. Matthews for George F. Winter, it was completed in 1890. In 1899, William J. Smith purchased the home, and later...
Joe Sanders Collection Finding Aid
circa 1908-1950 (bulk 1920-1940)
Joe Sanders was born in Thayer, Kansas, and spent the majority of his childhood in the Kansas City area. He started his musical performances as a boy soprano in local church choirs and graduated from Westport...
Fred Harvey Restaurant
Interior view of the Fred Harvey Restaurant at the Union Station, Kansas City, Missouri. ''In the east wing of the Union Station, Kansas City adjoining the Grand Lobby, is the Restaurant. The decorations...
Two Men Sawing a Log
Winter scene of two men posing next to a two-handled saw and cut log. They are in a wooded area next to a stream, and appear to be on a break. The man on the right is wearing a school letterman's sweater...
Two Men Chopping Wood
Winter scene of two men chopping down a tree. The man on the right is wearing a school letterman's sweater with a "West" patch.
Winter scene showing an unidentified man, possibly a soldier, laid out on the ground; he appears to have been shot in the head. Other men are in partial view standing behind the body.
Clyde Hahn Scrapbooks and Other Material Finding Aid
circa 1920s-1980s (bulk 1950s-1960s)
Collection contains seven scrapbooks and other items compiled by Clyde Hahn, co-founder of the Coon-Sanders Original Nighthawks Club. Within the collection can be found photographs, correspondence, newspaper...
Snow Covered Home
Winter scene with unidentified two-story tudor residence. A wreath above the door has "Happy New Year" lettering.
Group of People Ice Skating
Winter scene showing a group of young people sliding across a frozen river or other body of water.
Woman in Airplane Cockpit
Young woman seated in the cockpit of an U.S. Mail Express airplane. She is wearing a winter coat and waving. Two other people are visibile in the background.
Two Men at Union Station
Two men standing by what appears to be Union Station. They are wearing winter coats, and the man on the right is holding up his hat.
Winter Sledding Scene
Winter scene showing a skier and sledder on a snow covered hill.
Conrad Mann and unidentified women (possibly his wife) standing next to a train car. They are wearing winter attire.
Spectators at Evening Event
Large group of spectators at an outdoor venue, possibly a public park. Most of the people wear winter coats.
8th Street and Delaware
A snowy, wintery street scene identified as 8th and Delaware. Weather has caused a traffic jam. An overhead transit bridge shows the Kansas City Public Service Company logo and slogan: "Safe Dependable...
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