Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Civilian Conservation Corps

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Clippings

Newspaper clipping of an article that describes Missouri Governor Guy Park's defense of the Kansas City Pendergast political machine in a recent speech.

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Correspondence

Letter from Ruben R. Schade to Governor Lloyd C. Stark, reporting on the state of the Douglas-Billings Missouri Supreme court race in southeast Missouri counties, as well as other updates about regional politics.

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Correspondence

Letter from Fred Klein to Guy Park, asking the Missouri Governor for a letter of introduction to Tom Pendergast of Kansas City.

Object Type: 
Correspondence

Letter of introduction for Fred Klein from the Missouri Governor Guy Park to Kansas City political boss, Tom Pendergast.

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Correspondence

Letter from Clarence Cannon to Lloyd Stark, recounting a speech by his Republican opponent, Jesse Barrett. The text discusses corruption under the Pendergast Machine and throughout the state, including insurance and pension fraud.