Tom Pendergast and Joe Shannon

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Clipping from the St. Louis Globe-Democrat on March 29, 1932 entitled "Democrats Talk Things Over at Convention" and with caption stating, "Democratic leaders talk things over during Democratic State Convention at the Coliseum yesterday. Left to right: Tom Pendergast, Democratic boss of Kansas City, and the most powerful political boss in the state, conferring with Congressman Joseph B. Shannon of Kansas City. Shannon is head of the lesser of the Democratic factions in Kansas City, was formerly a rival of Pendergast, but is now an ally."

Date Created
1932-03-29
Subject
Modern Location
St. Louis, MO
Owning Organization
Collection Title, Call or Box Number
William T. Kemper Sr. Scrapbooks: S7.11B, Page 177
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Digital Object Identifier
JCHS-KS-S7.11B-P177-0001