Between the Covers Rare Books
Found in 13 Records:
Photograph album from a family possibly based in Kansas City, Kansas, including residential interior scenes, railway and bridge scenes, parades or other celebrations, and exterior residential scenes.
Andrew J. Haynes was a law student and later lawyer in Missouri during the Reconstruction era following the United States Civil War. This collection includes a manuscript journal and two scrapbooks of newspaper clippings that relate to the political climate of the Reconstruction era, as well as to Haynes's personal interests in politics and history.
This collection consists of a scrapbook, some sheet music, and a program from the 1959 "Follies" production by the Parent Teachers Association at the Antioch Elementary School of Overland Park, Kansas. The production was directed by Dotti McClenaghan. There is also a letter dated November 11, 1963 from Bill Sands to Mrs. Mary E. Bartz about speaking before an unnamed group, sent in care of the McClenaghans.
Two letters written by James Milton Turner, offering his services for the 1884 U.S. presidential campaign of Republican James Gillespie Blaine (1830-1893).
Enlistment papers for John Parks to join the 2nd Kansas Colored Volunteers, who promised to serve three years in the Army of the United States. Single leaf document, double-sided, co-signed by John Hayes, Jr., second lieutenant and recruiting officer for the 2nd Regiment of Kansas Colored Volunteers. Signed at Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas.
This collection consists of two disassembled scrapbook albums containing photographs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and ephemera from the 1965 Mardi Gras celebrations in New Orleans when Mary Hudson Vandegrift, a businesswoman from the Kansas City area, was crowned Queen of the Venus Krewe, the first all-female parade krewe of New Orleans' Mardi Gras.
This collection consists of real photographic postcards and silver gelatin prints of members of the Pace and Mendenhall families in the vicinity of Hartland, Kearny County and Kendall, Hamilton County, Kansas.
Photograph album that belonged to Paul A. Black, including photographs of family and friends, as well as of his travels to various parts of Kansas, Missouri, Arkansas, California, and elsewhere.
This collection consists of 8x10" black and white photographs taken by Perry Alan Werner, apparently while as a student at Wichita State University in Wichita, Kansas.
This collection contains photographs from the Trans World Airlines' (TWA) headquarters and Breech Training Academy, located in and around Kansas City, Missouri. Images include hostesses in training and their class graduation photos, spanning from the 1930s to the 1970s. The collection also contains a scrapbook, newspaper clippings, and a few handwritten materials.
- Kansas -- Photographs 2
- Photograph albums 2
- African American politicians -- History -- 19th century 1
- African American soldiers 1
- Amateur theater -- Kansas -- Overland Park 1
- Arkansas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
- Buildings -- Kansas -- Photographs 1
- Carnival -- Louisiana -- New Orleans 1
- Criminal investigation -- United States -- Cases 1
- Flight attendants 1
- Flight attendants -- Training of 1
- Kearny County (Kan.) -- Photographs 1
- Middle West -- Photographs 1
- Pen pals 1
- Pharmacists -- Kansas 1
- Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1884 1
- Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Kansas 1
- Scrapbooks -- Kansas 1
- Street photography -- Kansas -- Wichita 1
- United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1900 1
- West (U.S.) -- Photographs 1
- Wichita (Kan.) -- Photographs 1 + ∧ less