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The Happy Holler Band posed with instruments, from KMBC radio newsletter, no date.

Photograph of Dolores Goddard posed in dancing attire.

Photograph of people playing tennis at the North Terrace Park tennis courts.

Photograph of an unidentified Overland Park Movie Company cameraman with camera in Aviation Park.

Photograph of L. D. Livingston of the Kansas City Monarchs. The photo appears to be autographed "To Vessa From a Friend, L. D.

Photograph of a big band on stage labeled "Don Juan's All-Spanish Dance Band."

Headshot photograph of Lois Hutchins Sanders circa 1930.

Photograph taken between 1935 and 1943 of an arts and crafts building at Kensington Park, Kansas City, Kansas.

A group of people working in the Laugh-O-Gram office, located in the second story of the McConahay Building at 31st Street and Forest Avenue.

Photograph of Marguerite Peet mounted on her pony "Skippy" at the American Royal in 1929 or 1930.

Circa 1930 photograph of the Coon-Sanders Nighthawks at the Terrace Room in the New Yorker Hotel, NYC.

Advertisement for a ladies choice program at the El Torreon, "Where the Clouds Roll By." The El Torreon Ballroom was located at the south

Photograph of the Gem Theater, labeled 1912-1923. This vantage point faces south on 18th Street between Vine Street and Highland Avenue.

Group photograph of Phil Baxter's El Torreon Orchestra, taken by Anderson Photo Company, Kansas City, Missouri.

Circa 1930 photograph of the Swope Park tennis courts.

Architectural image of the interior of the Pla-Mor Ballroom created by Charles A. Smith of Kansas City, Missouri.


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.