Race Relations and Civil Rights

Image Gallery

Photograph of Jimmy Keith posed with his tenor saxophone and his band in silhouette behind him.

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

Photograph of the Wheatley-Provident Hospital Auxiliary, No.

Photograph of South Side Baptist Church, once located at the southwest corner of 54th Street and Montgall Avenue.

Photograph of the Lincoln High School Class of 1933 posed outside of the main entrance to the school.

Composite photograph showing the various talents of musician, dancer, and singer L.C. “Speedy” Huggins.

Photograph of Preston Allen, Jr. in uniform, taken by Ronson Studio.

Circa 1925 photograph of Saint Monica's Church and school, located at northeast corner of 17th Street and Lydia Avenue in Kansas City, Missour

Architectural drawing depicting a rendering created by J. M.

Photograph of the residence of Winston and Addie Holmes, once located at 2221 Michigan Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri.

Portrait photograph of jazz singer Myra Taylor, taken by the Studna-Sims-Millard photo studio in the late 1930s or early 1940s.

Photograph of men standing in front of the Kansas City Call Building on 18th Street.

Photograph of the Woodland Avenue Christian Church located at southeast corner of 24th Street and Woodland Avenue. C. E.

Photograph of the W. W. Yates School, known before 1918 as Lincoln School (right) and Lincoln High School (left).

Photograph of the members of the Over the Top Club, part of the congregation of the Vine Street Baptist Church.

Early 1940s photograph of Grace Allen, Reverend Preston Allen, Sr., and Vernetta Allen standing in front of Preston's home at 2439 Forest Aven

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.