Advertisement for the re-election of Ewing C. Bland as Judge of the Kansas City Court of Appeals, Jackson County, Missouri.
Machine Politics, Organized Crime, and Reform
Photograph looking north along Baltimore from the southwest corner of 12th and Baltimore.
Clipping from the Kansas City Journal-Post on October 21, 1928 showing Missouri Governor Alfred E.
Certificate showing that William T. Kemper, Sr.
Group portrait of Harry Truman, Senator Thomas P.
Program for the third annual dinner of the Fifteenth Ward Regular Democratic Club, a Joe Shannon "Rabbit" faction organization.
Cartoon from the Kansas City Journal-Post before the local election on March 25, 1930.
Cartoon from the Kansas City Journal-Post on the eve of the local election on March 25, 1930. The drawing depicts Thomas J. Pendergast, Henry F.
Cartoon from the Kansas City Star after the local election on March 25, 1930. The drawing depicts James P.
Clipping from the Pendergast-controlled newspaper The Missouri Democrat on June 13, 1930. This excerpt includes photographs of Thomas J.
Clipping from the Kansas City Times in September 1930 showing Joe Shannon, Peter Kelly and L. C. Johnson.
Clipping from the Kansas City Journal-Post on November 12, 1930 showing Thomas B. Bash, Dr. J. C. Johnson, W. O. Beeman, and Frank C.
Clipping from the St. Louis Globe-Democrat on December 7, 1930 with caption stating, "Thomas J.
Clipping from the Kansas City Star of Tom Pendergast, Joe Shannon, and Cas Welch dressed as old women and knitting while the Kansas City Police Dep
Executive committee at work in preparation of the Ten Year Plan in Kansas City.
Clipping from the Kansas City Star on February 1, 1931 showing city hall employees with free passes getting onto a street car driven by Henry F.