Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Women’s Rights and Activism

Image Gallery

Candid photograph of unidentified nurses seated on the steps at the entrance to The Willows Maternity Hospital.

An excerpt of the examination of Elizabeth Gates Reeves by Senator James A. Reed.

Candid photograph of unidentified nurses at The Willows Maternity Hospital.

Nurses Miss Shultz and Miss Hilda Fiedler (later Mrs. Lawrence Williams) posing as a nurse and patient at The Willows Maternity Hospital.

Group portrait of uniformed Donnelly Garment Company employees at work in the Corrigan Building at 1828 Walnut, Kansas City, Missouri.

Photograph of nurse Hazel Wagner posing under the entrance of The Willows Maternity Hospital, where she trained between 1923 and 1926.

Candid photograph of unidentified nurses, as well as an unidentified man and woman, at The Willows Maternity Hospital.

Photograph with interior view of Donnelly Garment Company Christmas program at the Pla-Mor Ballroom.

Candid photograph of an unidentified nurse at The Willows Maternity Hospital.

Candid photograph of unidentified nurses at The Willows Maternity Hospital.

Candid photograph of unidentified nurses at The Willows Maternity Hospital.

Candid photograph of unidentified nurses seated on the steps at the entrance of The Willows Maternity Hospital.

Photograph of nurse Hilda Fielder (later Mrs. Lawrence Williams) standing under an arbor in the grounds of The Willows Maternity Hospital.

Candid photograph of unidentified nurses at The Willows Maternity Hospital.

Photograph of the Daughters of Penelope group, including Anna Kartsonis, in an unknown location circa 1935.

Candid photograph of an unidentified nurse at The Willows Maternity Hospital.

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KANSAS CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY | DIGITAL HISTORY
Civil War on the Western Border: The Missouri-Kansas Conflict,1855-1865.
The Pendergast Years, Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression.
KC History, Missouri Valley Special Collections at the Kansas City Public Library.