Race Relations and Civil Rights

Image Gallery

Photograph of a man using the Kansas City Call's linotype machine.

Photograph of the W. W. Yates School, known before 1918 as Lincoln School.

Photograph of the Kansas City Monarchs playing baseball at Muehlebach Field in Kansas City, MO.

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

Photograph of the Alpha Lyra Glee Club, under the direction of Mrs. D. A. Holmes.

A 1940's photograph of Kansas City's Negro Municipal Band with Dan Blackburn directing. Source: Kansas City Museum Association.

Photograph of men standing outside of the Kansas City Call Building.

Photograph of the Vine Street Baptist Church Choir outside of the church building at 1825 Vine Street.

1937-1938 photograph of Willetta Anthony, youngest sister of LeRoy Anthony, standing by an unidentified young boy [Eddo?].

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 Henley L. Cox, principal of Wendell Phillips School from 1916 until his death in 1947.

Photograph of the residence of Rev. Samuel W. and L. Jeanetta Bacote, once located at 2210 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri.

Photograph of an audience watching a baseball game at Muehlebach Field in Kansas City, MO.

Photograph with view of Quindaro ruins located in Kansas City, Kansas. Missouri River is visible in the background.

Portrait photograph of Dr. Solomon H.

Reuben Street

Full length view of Street Hotel owner Reuben Street standing in front of his car on the street in front of his hotel at the northeast corner of Th

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.