Race Relations and Civil Rights

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Photograph of postal carrier Cornelius Jackson in the 1920s.

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

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

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

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 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.

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