LaBudde Special Collections at the University of Missouri – Kansas City

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Sheet Music

Sheet music for "The Heim Two-Step, Kansas City, Mo., March by N. Clark Smith," leader of the Kansas City Pickaninni Band. This document was published by Carl Hoffman of Kansas City, Mo. in 1897.

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Photographs

A group photograph of the Happy Hollow Humdingers: Slim, Smoke, Hank, and Pete.

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Correspondence

Letter from Kansas City Council of Men's Clubs President Dr. Milton C. Lewis to Missouri Representative Gil Burke. Lewis on behalf of the council thanks Burke for his efforts to prohibit lynching in Missouri. Lewis writes, "although your efforts may apparently seems without immediate results, the effects are being felt not only in Missouri, but throughout the country."

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Photographs

Walt Disney's Laugh-O-Gram office, located in the second story of the McConahay Building at 31st Street and Forest Avenue.

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Programs

Program for an artists' recital sponsored by the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, and the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity. The event was held at the Edison Hall in the Power and Light Building on December 28, 1940. The program includes works by Handel, Mozart, Schubert, Beethoven, et al..

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Miscellaneous Documents

Minutes of Meeting for the City Central Executive Committee of the American Legion Posts of Kansas City, Missouri. The meeting was held at 3709 Broadway, Kansas City, Missouri on August 14, 1935. Included is an expense report and a narrative of organizational matters presented by various members. Attached to the report is a bulletin urging members to send in a check of $10.00 to "GET OUR BAND TO COLUMBIA!".

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Miscellaneous Documents

A list containing the names and addresses of the members of the American Legion, Wayne Miner Post No. 149.

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Ephemera

Invitation from the Rag Doll Club to a dinner and dance at Elk's Rest on May 17, 1941.

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Ephemera

Invitation for the Bid-Rite Bridge Club's Spring Party on June 6, 1940.

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Ephemera

Invitation from the Optimistic Girls to a Cabaret Party at Lucille's Paradise on March 28, 1940.

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Photographs

The Tower Orchestra at Tower Theatre, 213 E 12th St., Kansas City, Mo.

Pages

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.