Sports and Entertainment

Image Gallery

Photograph of W. T. Kemper, Jr. on horseback at W. T. Kemper, Sr.'s barbecue for employees of Commerce Trust Company and associated banks.

6 /8 /1935

Photograph of a contestant from the bathing suit contest at W. T.

6 /8 /1935

Photograph of Pauline Thompson (front), winner of the "bathing beauty contest", along with the other three contestants during the contest

6 /8 /1935

Clipping entitled "Scenes at Outing of 1,200 Members of 'Commerce Family'" from the Kansas City Post on June 9, 1935 showing ph

6 /9 /1935

Photograph of the Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation choir and altar boys with Rev. John Vasiliades.

1936

Group portrait of the 1936 Kansas City Blues baseball team inside Muehlebach Field (later renamed Blues/Municipal Stadium).

5 /4 /1936

Photograph of men ready to serve barbecue at W. T.

6 /20 /1936

Photograph of men in bathing suits for the Mens "Men's Bathing Beauty Contest" amongst a crowd at W. T.

6 /20 /1936

Photograph of Red Fox Farm Lake during W. T.

6 /20 /1936

Photograph of a portion of the barbecue to be served at W. T.

6 /20 /1936

Photograph of the soda pop stand from Setzler's Soda Water Company at W. T.

6 /20 /1936

Photograph of a crowd viewing one of the events at W. T.

6 /20 /1936

Photograph of Helen Finch (far right), winner of the "bathing beauty contest", along with the other 14 contestants after the contest at W

6 /20 /1936

Photograph of an unidentified man with soda pop and barbecue at W. T.

6 /20 /1936

Photograph of W. T. Kemper, Sr.

6 /20 /1936

Photograph of people seated under a pavilion tent at W. T.

6 /20 /1936

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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.