Voting in 19th Precinct of the 8th Ward During 1936 Election

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Clipping entitled "Chilly Election Day" from the Kansas City Journal-Post on November 3, 1936 showing Kansas Citians voting at various polling locations on General Election Day. The caption states, "Party workers of the nineteenth precinct of the Eighth ward are shown around a wood fire at 6011 Oak street, which they found necessary to build to keep warm while pursuing their duties on election day. They are (left to right) George Fischback, 5937 Holmes street; Mrs. Ethel Wilcox, 709 East Sixtieth street; Kenneth Prater, 4340 Warwick boulevard, and Owen L. Gilchrist, sr., 609 Cherry street. —Journal-Post Photo."

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6011 Oak Street
Kansas City, MO
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Owning Organization
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William T. Kemper Sr. Scrapbooks: S7.16B, Page 362
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