Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Marion Cauger at the Thomas H. Swope Memorial

Description: 

Marion Cauger, friend of Walt Disney, seated on a statue of a lion at the Thomas H. Swope Memorial in Swope Park, Kansas City, Missouri. Marion was the nephew of Arthur V. Cauger, operator of the Kansas City Slide Company at 2449 Charlotte Street. A. V. Cauger employeed both Marion and Walt at the company.

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Date: 
April 2nd 1922
Modern Location: 
6800 Swope Memorial Drive
Kansas City, MO
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Point of view: 
39.00335, -94.51694
Rights Statement: 
All collection images may be freely searched and displayed. Permission must be received for subsequent use and/or distribution in print or electronically. Please contact LaBudde Special Collections for more information.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
020, Box 5; Baron Missakian Collection
Digital Object Identifier: 
UMKC-020