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4146 Cambridge Street, Hanover Heights, Kansas City, Kansas

4146 Cambridge Street, Hanover Heights, Kansas City, Kansas
Date: 1920
This series of photographs represents 4146 Cambridge Street in Hanover Heights, in Kansas City, Kansas.


4156 Cambridge Street, Kansas City, Kansas

4156 Cambridge Street, Kansas City, Kansas
Date: 1920
This photograph shows the exterior of 4156 Cambridge Street in Hanover Heights in Kansas City, Kansas.


A.O.U.W. (Ancient Order of United Workmen) float, Kaffir Corn Carnival, El Dorado, Kansas

A.O.U.W. (Ancient Order of United Workmen) float, Kaffir Corn Carnival, El Dorado, Kansas
Date: 1920
This photograph shows a boat-shaped float created by the A.O.U.W. (Ancient Order of United Workmen) for the Kaffir Corn Carnival Parade in El Dorado, Kansas. Two small African-American boys are looking on from the foreground. This publication was funded in part by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission through the Kansas State Historical Records Advisory Board.


A.R. Simpson, Greeley County, Kansas treasurer

A.R. Simpson, Greeley County, Kansas treasurer
Date: 1920
A.R. Simpson, Greeley County, Kansas, county treasurer seated in his office.


Adeline Carmela DiMaggio

Adeline Carmela DiMaggio
Creator: Hughes, James Clark, 1888-1964
Date: 1920
Captain Hughes took this close-up photo of Adeline Carmela DiMaggio. The location is not given but the photo was taken in 1920. James C. Hughes, as part of the 35th Division, left Fort Sill, Oklahoma, and traveled to Hoboken, New Jersey, where he boarded the troop ship "Ceramic" on May 18, 1918. Hughes arrived in Liverpool, England, on June 1, 1918 and then landed at Le Havre, France, on June 9, 1918. Hughes fought in the battles of St. Michael and the Meuse-Argonne. He was at Verdun on Armistice Day, November 11, 1918. He took no photos of the actual fighting. He did take many photographs after the war as part of the Army of Occupation until he left France on July 18, 1919. A full biography of James Clark Hughes is available at the link below to Kansapedia.


Adeline Carmela DiMaggio

Adeline Carmela DiMaggio
Creator: Hughes, James Clark, 1888-1964
Date: 1920
Adeline Carmela DiMaggio, in a fur coat, is posing in front of a building. The location is not given but the photo was taken in 1920. James C. Hughes, as part of the 35th Division, left Fort Sill, Oklahoma, and traveled to Hoboken, New Jersey, where he boarded the troop ship "Ceramic" on May 18, 1918. Hughes arrived in Liverpool, England, on June 1, 1918 and then landed at Le Havre, France, on June 9, 1918. Hughes fought in the battles of St. Michael and the Meuse-Argonne. He was at Verdun on Armistice Day, November 11, 1918. He took no photos of the actual fighting. He did take many photographs after the war as part of the Army of Occupation until he left France on July 18, 1919. A full biography of James Clark Hughes is available at the link below to Kansapedia.


Adeline Carmela DiMaggio

Adeline Carmela DiMaggio
Creator: Hughes, James Clark, 1888-1964
Date: 1920
Captain Hughes photographed Adeline Carmela DiMaggio. The location of the photo is not given but it was taken in 1920. James C. Hughes, as part of the 35th Division, left Fort Sill, Oklahoma, and traveled to Hoboken, New Jersey, where he boarded the troop ship "Ceramic" on May 18, 1918. Hughes arrived in Liverpool, England, on June 1, 1918 and then landed at Le Havre, France, on June 9, 1918. Hughes fought in the battles of St. Michael and the Meuse-Argonne. He was at Verdun on Armistice Day, November 11, 1918. He took no photos of the actual fighting. He did take many photographs after the war as part of the Army of Occupation until he left France on July 18, 1919. A full biography of James Clark Hughes is available at the link below to Kansapedia.


Adeline Carmela DiMaggio

Adeline Carmela DiMaggio
Creator: Hughes, James Clark, 1888-1964
Date: 1920
Captain Hughes photographed Adeline Carmela DiMaggio in front of a building. The location is not given but the photo was taken in 1920. James C. Hughes, as part of the 35th Division, left Fort Sill, Oklahoma, and traveled to Hoboken, New Jersey, where he boarded the troop ship "Ceramic" on May 18, 1918. Hughes arrived in Liverpool, England, on June 1, 1918 and then landed at Le Havre, France, on June 9, 1918. Hughes fought in the battles of St. Michael and the Meuse-Argonne. He was at Verdun on Armistice Day, November 11, 1918. He took no photos of the actual fighting. He did take many photographs after the war as part of the Army of Occupation until he left France on July 18, 1919. A full biography of James Clark Hughes is available at the link below to Kansapedia.


Alden school bus

Alden school bus
Date: 1920
This is the first school bus purchased by Alden School (Rice County), Consolidated School District No. 9, in 1920.


Alexander Heaton Case, World War I soldier

Alexander Heaton Case, World War I soldier
Date: 1918-1920
Around 1919, the Kansas State Historical Society and the American Legion solicited biographical information from returning veterans (primarily members of the 35th and 89th infantry divisions) and the families of those who died in service, notably from the Gold Star Mothers. Each veteran or family member was asked to provide letters, photographs, a biography, and military records. This file contains information on Alexander Heaton Case, Company D, 137th Infantry.


Alfred Mossman Landon

Alfred Mossman Landon
Date: 1920
Portrait of Alfred Landon prior to his time as governor of Kansas. This portrait represents Landon without his glasses which he was normally seen wearing while in office.


Alfred Mossman Landon as a young man

Alfred Mossman Landon as a young man
Date: 1920
This portrait represents Alfred Mossman Landon prior to being governor of Kansas from 1933 to 1937.


Allen and Gompers debate letters

Allen and Gompers debate letters
Creator: Colliers Magazine
Date: November 27, 1920
In these letters submitted to the Colliers Magazine, Kansas Governor Henry Allen and Samuel Gompers, of the American Federation of Labor, continue the debate over the Kansas Court of Industrial Relations and workers' right to strike. The letters were written two months after the Allen-Gompers debate on the strike issue held in Carnegie Hall New York.


Alma Sale Pavilion in Alma, Kansas

Alma Sale Pavilion in Alma, Kansas
Date: 1920
Black and white photograph of the sale pavilion in Alma, Kansas. It was located near the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway depot on the east edge of town. In later years, the building was used for drying whey created in the production of cheese. In this view, carpenters appear to be nearing completion of the building.


Alton school, Alton, Kansas

Alton school, Alton, Kansas
Creator: Parratt, R. H.
Date: May 12, 1920
This is a panoramic photo of the Junior and Senior High School students and teachers taken outside the school.


Amos Clifton Rucker, World War I soldier

Amos Clifton Rucker, World War I soldier
Date: Between 1918 and 1920
Around 1919, the Kansas State Historical Society and the American Legion solicited biographical information from returning veterans (primarily members of the 35th and 89th infantry divisions) and the families of those who died in service, notably from the Gold Star Mothers. Each veteran or family member was asked to provide letters, photographs, a biography, and military records. This file contains information on Amos Clifton Rucker, Battery F, 130th Artillery, 35th Division, who fought on the Verdun front, under heavy military fire.


Anti-Saloon League materials

Anti-Saloon League materials
Date: 1920
This correspondence and financial documents are from the records of the Anti-Saloon League of Kansas, including mass mailings from Treasurer J. C. Mohler saying "we have just closed perhaps the most remarkable year in the history of the Prohibition Movement." Mohler solicited financial subscriptions to aid missionaries around the world and to uphold the National Prohibition Act, also known as the Volstead Act. There is also correspondence from W. J. Herwig, superintendent, of the Kansas Department, The Anti-Saloon League of America.


Approaching float at the Kaffir Corn Carnival parade, El Dorado, Butler County, Kansas

Approaching float at the Kaffir Corn Carnival parade, El Dorado, Butler County, Kansas
Date: Between 1920 and 1929
This photograph shows an automobile float advancing west down West Central Avenue in El Dorado as part of the Kaffir Corn Carnival parade. This publication was funded in part by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission through the Kansas State Historical Records Advisory Board.


Army Rifle Drill Team, Leavenworth, Kansas

Army Rifle Drill Team, Leavenworth, Kansas
Date: 1920
Army Rifle Drill Team with a band at the left, 1920.


Art Welch to Governor Henry Allen

Art Welch to Governor Henry Allen
Creator: United Mine Workers of America
Date: January 4, 1920
Art Welch, secretary to Local Union 960, Mulberry, Kansas, writes to Governor Allen opposing the proposed Court of Industrial Relations. The legislation would have a tribunal decide on labor problems between employers and their employees. Unions throughout the state generally opposed the creation of an "industrial court" that opposed the right to strike. This proposed legislation, Senate bill 1, successfully passed both the house and senate and became law in January 1920.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Fred Harvey lunch room

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Fred Harvey lunch room
Date: 1920
This black and white photograph shows a view of an unidentified Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Fred Harvey lunch room. In the background a Harvey Girl is visible behind the counter.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's steam locomotive #1556

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's steam locomotive #1556
Date: 1920
This black and white photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's steam engine #1556 and five employees in Rago, Kansas.


Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Enid, Oklahoma

Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Enid, Oklahoma
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1920
This black and white photograph shows the newly constructed Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company depot at Enid, Oklahoma.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's Fred Harvey Bisonte Hotel, Hutchinson, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's Fred Harvey Bisonte Hotel, Hutchinson, Kansas
Date: September 24, 1920
This postcard view shows the Bisonte Hotel dining room in Hutchinson, Kansas. It was a Harvey House restaurant operated inside the hotel.


Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Blackwell, Oklahoma

Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Blackwell, Oklahoma
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1919
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot in Blackwell, Oklahoma.


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