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Broadway Avenue looking north, Pittsburg, Kansas

Broadway Avenue looking north, Pittsburg, Kansas
Date: Between 1900 and 1910
A view of Broadway Avenue looking north in Pittsburg, Kansas. The National Bank of Pittsburg is visible on the northeast corner of the intersection. The Pittsburg Opera House is the building on the southwest corner.


Brown Grand Opera House, Concordia, Kansas

Brown Grand Opera House, Concordia, Kansas
Date: Between 1930 and 1970
These six photographs show the Brown Grand Opera House in Concordia, Kansas. The Brown Grand Opera House was built in 1907 and became a national bicentennial landmark in 1976.


Colby Opera House, Colby, Thomas County, Kansas

Colby Opera House, Colby, Thomas County, Kansas
Date: Between 1910 and 1920
This photograph shows the exterior view of the Colby Opera House, Colby, Thomas County, Kansas.


La Crosse City Band, La Crosse, Kansas

La Crosse City Band, La Crosse, Kansas
Date: Between 1886 and 1887
An informal portrait of the members of the La Crosse City Band in La Crosse, Kansas. Also visible are buildings and businesses along the broad city street.


Lawrence, Kansas. Memorial Album

Lawrence, Kansas. Memorial Album
Creator: Tucker, E. S.
Date: May 30, 1895
This memorial album of Lawrence, Kansas, was published on Decoration Day (Memorial Day) in commemoration of the unveiling of the citizens monument in Oak Hill Cemetery in honor of the victims of Quantril's Raid.


McPherson Stag Club minstrel show

McPherson Stag Club minstrel show
Date: March 01, 1912
This is a photograph of the McPherson Stag Club minstrel show at the opera house in McPherson, Kansas. Most of the performers are wearing "black face" makeup as was common for minstrel shows.


Opera and hotel block in Garden City, Kansas

Opera and hotel block in Garden City, Kansas
Creator: Bowers Photographic Co.
Date: Between 1900 and 1905
This is a postcard showing opera and hotel block in Garden City, Kansas. Several other buildings are included in the photograph and a number of horse drawn vehicles are in the foreground.


Opera house and hotel at the National Military Home in Leavenworth, Kansas

Opera house and hotel at the National Military Home in Leavenworth, Kansas
Creator: The South West News Company
Date: Between 1905 and 1910
This is a postcard showing the opera house and hotel at the National Military Home in Leavenworth, Kansas.


Prominent Buildings in Kansas City, Missouri

Prominent Buildings in Kansas City, Missouri
Creator: Lanward Specialty Publishing Company
Date: 1887-1888
This colored lithograph depicts some of the major structures in Kansas City, Missouri. It is an advertising piece for J. H. Bauerlein & Company, real estate investors. The structures on the lithograph include the National Agricultural Exposition building, the Kansas City Times building, the Warder Grand Opera House, an afternoon on Independence Avenue, the Board of Trade, the Independence Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church, and the Midland hotel. The center of the image contains a depiction of Kansas City in 1855, that includes Native Americans and their tepees on the banks of the river as well as steamboats navigating the river. The box at the bottom center titled "Wonderful Growth of the Metropolis of the Great Southwest" contains numerous facts about the growth and prosperity of Kansas City, including a population of 200,000, the capitalization of local banks, and the variety of transportation that is available. The lithograph was pubished by Lanward Specialty Publishing Company, Chicago, Illinois.


Scenes of Sherman County, Kansas

Scenes of Sherman County, Kansas
Date: 1890-1949
Multiple scenes of Sherman County, Kansas.


Scenes of Sherman County, Kansas

Scenes of Sherman County, Kansas
Date: 1890-1930
Multiple scenes of Sherman County, Kansas.


Scenes of Sherman County, Kansas

Scenes of Sherman County, Kansas
Date: 1890-1945
Multiple scenes of Sherman County, Kansas.


Scenes of Sherman County, Kansas

Scenes of Sherman County, Kansas
Date: 1890-1930
Multiple scenes of Sherman County, Kansas.


Scenes of Sherman County, Kansas

Scenes of Sherman County, Kansas
Date: 1900-1940
Multiple scenes of Sherman County, Kansas.


Street scenes, Garden City, Finney County, Kansas

Street scenes, Garden City, Finney County, Kansas
Creator: Wolf, Henry L. 1850-1924
Date: Between 1890 and 1900
Photograph showing different street scenes in Garden City, Finney County, Kansas. The scenes include, from left to right: Garden City Waterworks, unknown building, Palace Drugstore, unknown building, Palace Drugstore, J.A. Stevens Opera Block and Hotel Windsor, street scene, and unknown building.


Views of Junction City, Kansas

Views of Junction City, Kansas
Creator: Wheeler and Teitzel
Date: Between 1890 and 1897
This small photograph album was produced by Wheeler and Teitzel, photographers in Junction City, Kansas. It contains thirty-one photographs showing exterior views of buildings and structures in or near Junction City. The album includes pictures of the city hall and opera house, fifteen scenes of various business buildings, four railroad depots, two churches, three schoolhouses, a court house, the Ogden's Monument, the electric light and mill, and a view of Fort Riley.


Views of business, industrial, and residential buildings in Clay Center, Kansas, Summer of 1887

Views of business, industrial, and residential buildings in Clay Center, Kansas, Summer of 1887
Date: 1887
These views of homes, businesses, industries, and other structures in Clay Center, Kansas, were published as a supplement to the Clay Center Daily Times in the summer of 1887. There are several street scenes, a view of the Republican River, and a view of Clay Center in 1877. They are all exteriors except for the interior of the Clay Center Daily Times office in the lower right of page 2. A total of fifty three (53) images are included.


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