Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Dedication of Totem Pole at Camp Bo-Ho-Ca

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Photograph of a totem pole dedication at Camp Bo-Ho-Ca, located on the east side of Blue River Road near 121st Street. The camp, named for the first two letters in each word of "Boys Hotel Camp", was a boarding school to young orphaned boys ages 9-14 before joining older boys at the Boys Hotel at 1601 Admiral Boulevard in Kansas City, Missouri. The camp was later leased to the Boy Scouts of America.

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August 14th 1932
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12100 Blue River Road
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 46
Digital Object Identifier: 
KU-RHPH136-F046-0001