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

6 /20 /1936

Clipping entitled "Scenes at William T.

6 /21 /1936

WPA orchestra rehearsing at Union Hall, William Shaw, director, June 29, 1936.

6 /29 /1936

Photograph of a group of South Central Business Association men and police officers operating parking meters immediately after their installation o

10 /2 /1936

KMBC reporter, Paul Henning (who later went to Hollywood and produced Petticoat Junction and The Beverly Hillbillies) interviewing Bernice Claire;

1937

Photograph of Wilbur H. Dunn Park in the summer of 1937, looking north from 68th St. at the Paseo, Kansas City, Missouri.

1937

A lithograph on paper by Thomas Hart Benton depicting an adult and child waving to a passing train at the edge of a stark Midwestern town.

1938

A lithograph on paper by Thomas Hart Benton depicting a sedentary poet.

1938

A lithograph on paper by Thomas Hart Benton (printed by George C. Miller) depicting a donkey on a stark Midwestern farm.

1938

Publicity photo of Dana Suesse.

1938

Group photograph of a gathering of Kansas School for the Deaf students and others, likely members of the South Kansas City Business Club, in 1938.

5 /25 /1938

Photograph of attendees at the National Fraternal Society of the Deaf auxiliary anniversary banquet on November 12, 1938.

11 /12 /1938

A lithograph on paper by Thomas Hart Benton depicting two farmers and a donkey on a stark Midwestern farm.

1939

Pla Mor artificial beach, ca. 1939. The Pla-Mor was located at 3142 Main Street in Kansas City, Missouri.

1939

A lithograph on paper by Thomas Hart Benton depicting four young fisherman in two boats on a small river.

1939

A lithograph on paper by Thomas Hart Benton depicting a farmer wading into a shallow creek.

1939

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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.