Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

University of Missouri--Kansas City

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Ephemera

An invitation to the World Bridge Olympic at Elk's Rest at the Lincoln Building, 18th & Vine on Monday, May 1, 1933. This championship bridge event includes bridge hands that are "delivered by special messenger service in sealed packages."

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Miscellaneous Documents

Certificate appointing Dr. Milton C. Lewis of Jackson County as a member of the Missouri Medical Advisory Board V. This document was signed by the Missouri State Director of the Selective Service on March 1, 1941.

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Photographs

Walt Disney's Laugh-O-Gram office, located in the second story of the McConahay Building at 31st Street and Forest Avenue.

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Photographs

A group of people working in the Laugh-O-Gram office, located in the second story of the McConahay Building at 31st Street and Forest Avenue. Posters for 'Jack and the Beanstalk', and for 'Goldies Locks and the Three Bears' are shown.

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Photographs

Staged shot with a fake camera on the roof of the Laugh-O-Gram building. Walt Disney holding a gun over Carman Maxwell; Ub Iwerks is "directing"; Adolph Kloepper behind the camera; Rudolf Ising standing in the background.

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Ephemera

Invitation from the Frog Club, Inc. to a casual spring party at Elk's Rest.

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Photographs

Walt Disney seated at a drawing board at Laugh-O-Gram Films/Disney Studio in Kansas City, Missouri.

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Ephemera

Invitation for the Bid-Rite Bridge Club's Spring Party on June 6, 1940.

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Ephemera

Invitation for a "cocktail sip" sponsored by the American Beauty Art Club, held on Sunday, April 21, 1940 at 2300 Lydia Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri.

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Ephemera

Invitation from the Kansas City Alumni Chapter of the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity. The organization is presents a recital featuring Yolande Meek, a pianist and pupil of Alberta Boehm of the Conservatory of Music. The event was held on Friday, April 26, 1940 at Edison Hall in the Power and Light Building.

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Photographs

A 1920 photograph of Milton C. Lewis.

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Ephemera

Invitation for "Tea Time with the Daughters of Allen" on April 14, 1940 at the Paseo Y.M.C.A..

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