Race Relations and Civil Rights

Image Gallery

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

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 Roesland School student orchestra on the school stage circa 1935.

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

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

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

Photograph of a large group, prior to 1900, baptizing African-Americans at Murphy's pasture near Edwardsville, in Wyandotte County, Kansas.

Portrait of Corinthian Clay Nutter circa 1940. Born in Texas, Nutter moved to Kansas City at age 16 and worked as a pianist and organist.

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

Early 1940s photograph of Macedonia Baptist Church congregation members as they depart on a trolley ride to Fairyland (7501 Prospect Avenue) for an

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

Photograph of pioneering social worker Minnie Crosswaithe wearing a coat and hat.

Chauncey Downs and five unidentified women behind a microphone with instrumentalists in the background.

Photograph of the exterior of the Kansas City Call building that appears to have been taken from inside an automobile.

Pages

KANSAS CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY | DIGITAL HISTORY