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Photograph of a newly constructed shelter house with a picnic oven at Swope Park, Kansas City, Missouri, ca. 1930s.

Photograph of H. O. (Herbert Orvis) Peet and his daughter Marguerite sitting on a fence rail circa 1935.

High contrast photograph of the Pla Mor dining and dancing area in use, no date.

Circa 1920 photograph with slide description, "Girls from Westport Jr.

Photograph of VeEssa Spivey, owner of Black Hawk Barbecue, posing with her restaurant delivery scooter.

Circa 1928 photograph with frontal view of the Newman Theater, located at 1114 Main Street. Marquee says White Desert and Ice Carnival.

Walt Disney seated at a drawing board at Laugh-O-Gram Films/Disney Studio in Kansas City, Missouri.

Photograph of seven members of the Ferby family, posing with musical instruments circa the 1910s.

Photograph taken between 1935 and 1943 of a cowboy band performing at a recreation center in Kansas City, Kansas, part of the Works Progress Admini

Photograph of members of the Greek Orthodox Annunciation Church at a picnic, including Apostoli Kartsonis, Tom Jianas, Mrs. Jianis, Mrs.

Image of Golf Course Road in Swope Park, Kansas City, Missouri, ca. 1930s.

Photograph of members of the Kansas City Polo Team at the Kansas City Country Club circa 1935.

Photograph of Leroy Robert "Satchel" Paige preparing to throw a baseball in Havana, Cuba.

An advertisement by Music Corporation of America (MCA) for Coon-Sanders Original Nighthawks Orchestra showing the ensemble seated and playing.

Portrait of Carlton Coon and Joe Sanders of the Coon-Sanders Original Nighthawk Orchestra, taken by Bert Studio, K.C.. Source: John Coon.

Photograph of a Hippopotamus named Cleopatra begging for hay at the Swope Park Zoo.

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