Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

22nd Street

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Photograph of L. D. Livingston of the Kansas City Monarchs. The photo appears to be autographed "To Vessa From a Friend, L. D. Livingston." Vessa is likely VeEssa Spivey of Black Hawk Barbecue.

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Photograph of an audience watching a baseball game at Muehlebach Field in Kansas City, MO.

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Photograph of the Kansas City Monarchs playing baseball at Muehlebach Field in Kansas City, MO.

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Photograph of twelve men with medical paraphernalia labeled "Internes" at Kansas City's African-American General Hospital No. 2.

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Photograph of the Kansas City Monarchs playing baseball at Muehlebach Field in Kansas City, MO.

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Photograph of the Kansas City Monarchs playing baseball at Muehlebach Field in Kansas City, MO.

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Photograph of the Kansas City Monarchs playing baseball at Muehlebach Field in Kansas City, MO.

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Photograph of the Kansas City Monarchs playing baseball at Muehlebach Field in Kansas City, MO.

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Postcards

Postcard showing Muehlebach Field (later Ruppert/Blues/Municipal Stadium), once located west of Brooklyn Avenue between 21st and 22nd Street in Kansas City, Missouri. This vantage point faces east-southeast towards the bases and right field. The back of the postcard includes a short letter to Anna Dyer of Boston, Massachusetts.

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Panoramic view of Western University Band at Muehlebach Field in 1925, G. H. Taylor, director. Source: Booker T. Washington.

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The Municipal Hospital Service Building with central heating plant, laundry, and incineration for the General Hospital group, Kansas City, Missouri, ca. 1930s. This vantage point faces north-northwest on 22nd Street just west of McCoy Avenue (a street once located one half block west of Holmes Street).

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The Generalite, 1940 is a yearbook for the General Hospital Number Two, Class of 1940. Included are portraits of Dr. Edwin Henry Schorer, director of Health for Kansas City, Missouri; Dr. Percy C. Turner, Superintendent for General Hospital No. 2; Lorenda S. Harris, R. N., Superintendent of Nurses; and Miss Bernice F. Brown, R. N., Instructor of Nurses. Also included are group photographs of the staff physicians, staff nurses, graduate nurses, and students of each graduating class.

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