Pauline Thompson and Other Bathing Suit Contestants at W. T. Kemper Barbecue

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Photograph of Pauline Thompson (left), winner of the "bathing beauty contest", along with the other three contestants after the contest at W. T. Kemper, Sr.'s barbecue for employees of Commerce Trust Company and associated banks.

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Date: 
June 8th 1935
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Modern Location: 
800 Kenneth Road
Kansas City, MO
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Rights Statement: 
Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the Jackson County Historical Society. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the Jackson County Historical Society.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
William T. Kemper Sr. Scrapbooks: S7.14, Page 33
Digital Object Identifier: 
JCHS-KS-S7.14-P033-0006
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