Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Judge E. E. Porterfield's Birthday Dinner Party at Boys Hotel

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Photograph of the attendees of Judge E. E. Porterfield's Birthday Dinner Party posed in the auditorium of the Boys Hotel Club Memorial Building on Admiral Boulevard between Flora Avenue and Highland Avenue. Porterfield's group, Juvenile Improvement Club, raised $60,000 to open the Boys Hotel in 1912.

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March 29th 1926
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1611 Admiral Boulevard
Kansas City, MO
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Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the Kenneth Spencer Research Library at the University of Kansas. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the Kenneth Spencer Research Library at the University of Kansas.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
RH PH 136, Folder 40
Digital Object Identifier: 
KU-RHPH136-F040-0001
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