1904 World's Fair Drawings

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Title

1904 World's Fair Drawings

Description

A collection of drawings by Kansas City, Kansas Public School students, grades 1-8 for the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair. The collection is bound in two large scrapbooks.

Creator

Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools

Source

Kansas Room Special Collections

Publisher

Kansas City, Kansas Public Library

Date

1904

Format

Various media on paper

Language

eng

Collection Items

Boat Near a Stream
Watercolor painting of a boat next to a stream with houses in the background by KCKPS student Leslie Clyburn, created for the 1904 Worlds' Fair in St. Louis.

Sunflower Drawing
Charcoal drawing on paper of a sunflower stalk, by Maude Hays, KCKPS student fo the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Portrait of a Girl, Drawn from Life
Pen and ink drawing of a girl standing on a chair, by Getrude Graham, grade 8, for the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Skating
Watercolor and pencil drawing of children skaing in winter by Laura Fuhrman, for the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Teepees
Pen and ink drawing of three teepees in a clearing, by Charlie Wright, grade 7, for the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Object--Fall Leaves
Watercolor painting of brightly colored fall leaves by Eugene Mills, for the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

December 1904
Watercolor and ink drawing of the December 1904 calendar by 8th grade student Leeta Leinbach, for the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Object--Leaves
Watercolor painting of fall leaves by a Kansas City, Kansas student for the 1904 World's Fair.

Winter Scene
Watercolor and ink drawing by George Blomberg for the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Winter  Scene with Two Crows
Watercolor drawing of a winter scene by Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools student Don English, created for the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Still Life with Vase
Watercolor still life painting of a blue green vase by Jalie Newland, grade 7a, displayed at the 1904 St Louis World's Fair

Study of Gril in Green Coat
Watercolor painting of a girl in a green coat by Eunice Bentont, Grade 7b, Hawthorne School, that was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Portrait of Girl in Hat
Watercolor portrait of a young girl in a flowered hat, by a Morse School student, displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair

Still Life with Pansies
Watercolor study of pansies by Don English, Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools student, displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Still Life with Turnip and Squash
Watercolor and pencil still life of a turnip and squash, by May Jordan, Kansas City, Kansas Public School student, displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair,

Portrait of Mother and Child
Pen and ink drawing of a mother holding her child, by Jalie Newland, Morse School, grade 7a, teacher Miss Thomas. Drawing was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Still Life of Vase
Pencil drawing of a vase by unknown artist, displayed at 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Still Life with Gra[es
Pencil drawing of grapes by Nora Waters, Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools student, displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Geometric Design Exercise
Pen and ink design exercise by Jessie Warfel, Grade 7a, Lowell School, Miss Unglesby, teacher, displayed at 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Flower Study -  Cosmos
Watercolor and pencil drawing of cosmos by Francis Young, displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Geometric Design Exercise 2
Pen and ink design exercise by Hazel Meeks, grade 7a, Lowell School, Miss Anglesby, teacher, displayed at 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Geometric Design Exercise - Stars in Circles
Pen and ink design exercise by Leo Fraier, seventh grade, Lonfellow School, Miss Stevens, teacher, displayed at 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Geometric Design Exercise - Flowers in Circles
Pen and ink design exercise by Mary McAlpine, displayed at 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Geometric Design Exercise - Stars in Rectangle
Pen and ink design exercise displayed at 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Geometric Design Exercise - Stars in Rectangle 2
Pen and ink design exercise by Nora Waters, displayed at 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Flower Study - Rose
Watercolor and pencil drawing of a rose by Mildred Roebling, grade 6, displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Life Drawing of a Standing Girl
Pen and ink study of a standing girl, viewed from behind, by Nellie Peterson, class 6 a, Lowell School, teacher Miss Bean. The drawing was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Flower Study - Waterlily
Watercolor study of waterlilies by Ethel Brown, grade 6a, Armourdale, displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Flower Study - Rose 2
Watercolor and pencil drawing of a single rose by Grace Hobbs, grade 6 b, Lowell School, teacher Miss Flagg. Arwork was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Winter Scene with House and Stream
Watercolor and pencil drawing of small house with trees and stream in winter, by Pearl McCormick, Kansas City, Kansas Public School student. The work was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Study of a Windmill
Watercolor sketch of a windmill that was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Flower Study - Poppies
Watercolo sketch of poppies by Cornelia Downs, grade 6, KCK. Work was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Flower Study - Cherry Blossoms
Watercolor sketch of cherry blossoms, displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Geometric Design Study 1
Watercolor and pencil design study by Walter Hanel, displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Nature Study - Cherries
Watercolor sketch of cherries on a branch by Velma Logan, grade 6 b, Lowell School, Miss Flagg teacher. Work was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Life Drawing of a Standing Girl 2
Pen and ink study of a standing girl, viewed from behind, by Harry Hiatt, class 6 a, Lowell School, teacher Miss Bean. The drawing was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Pencil Study of Dog and Cap
Pencil sketch of a cat standing on a dog's back, displayed at the 1904 St. Louis Wrold's Fair.

Forrest Drawing
Pencil drawing of a forrest by a Kansas City, Kansas Public School student, displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Still Life with Bananas
Watercolor and pencil sketch of bananas, by Marguerite Hansford, grad 6b, Lowell School, teacher Miss Flag. Work was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Flower Study - Calla Lilies
Watercolor and pencil sketch of calla lilies by Hazel Pilgrim, grade 6 b, Armourdale. This work was dispayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Flower Study - Chrysanthemum
Watercolor and pencil sketch of a yellow chrystanthemum by Viola Fenton, grade 6b, Kansas City, Kansas Public School student. This work was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Life Drawing of Standing By and Girl
Watercolor study of a standing boy and girl, viewed from behind, by Ethel Settler, Kansas City, Kansas Public School student. The drawing was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Village Sunset Silhouette
Watercolor and pencil sketch of a village sihouette against a sunset, by Eugene Mills, Kansas City, Kansas Public School student. This work was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Nature Study - Oak Leaves
Pen and ink drawing of oak leaves by Chas. Peterson, Kansas City, Kansas Public School student for the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Portrait of Standing Girl in a Black Dress
Watercolor and pencil portrait of a standing girl in a black dress by Nora Ackroyo, grade 6, KCK. The artwork was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Nature Study - Flowering Branch
Watercolor and pencil sketch of a pink flowering branch by Paul Randall, grade 5a, student of Miss Hagg at Lowell School. This work was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Nature Study--Roses
Watercolor and pencil sketch of two roses on long stems, by Viola Fenton, grade 5a. This work was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Still Life--Basket of Flowers
Watercolor and pencil sketch of a basket of flowers by Belle Rosee, grade 5a, student of Miss Hanna at Morse School. This work was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Flower Study--Pansies
Watercolor and pencil sketch of pansies by Vera Vogt, grade 5, class a, Morse School, teacher Miss Hanna. This drawing was on display at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.

Stil Life--Doll on Chair
Watercolor and pencil still life of a doll sitting on a chair by Lillian Lucas, Grade 6, class a, Morse School, Miss McCurdy teacher. This drawing was displayed at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.
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