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Sepia photograph of Carnival Park, entrance to the roller skating rink.

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Black and White photograph of Carnival Park, entrance to Wizard – admission ticket booth

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Black and white photograph of Carnival Park, Crystal Laundry admission ticket booth

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Black and white photograph of large crowd watching a performance at Carnival Park

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Black and white photograph of the admission ticket booth for Hale's Tours of the World at Carnival Park

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Black and white photograph of Carnival Park visitors gathered on the stage at the Bandshell

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Black and white photograph of crowds gathered on the Carnival Park boardwalk

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Black and white photograph of a view into Carnival Park

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Black and white photograph of the entrance to the 3rd Degree at Carnival Park

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Black and white photograph of Carnival Park from inside, with view of 3rd Degree and Crystal Laundry buildings

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Black and white photograph of Carnival Park at night with a view of the roller coaster tower (Chutes)

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Black and white photograph of The Wigwam, a covered restaurant at Carnival Park

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Black and white photograph of two female passengers ascending the "Shoot the Chutes" ride at Carnival Park.

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Black and white photograph of two men on the "Double Whirl" ride at Carnival Park. The ride consisted of six miniature Ferris wheels revolving perpendicular to each other and circling its enclosure simultaneously.

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Black and white photograph of crowds on the boardwalk at Carnival Park with lagoon and boats in the foreground and Hale's Tours of the World building in the background.

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Black and white photograph of Carnival Park grounds with benches and pavilion in the background.

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View of The Pergola, a covered structure near the center of Carnival Park with table and chairs under a roofed walk. It was used as a place for serving refreshments such as ice cream soda, and water.

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Color postcard of the Colonial Motel located on Rainbow Boulevard in Kansas City, Kansas. Shows front elevation.

KSCOLL_PC_DarbyShipyard_01.jpg
Per back of postcard, "An ocean-going vessel for the Navy goes down the ways at Harry Darby's shipyard in Kansas, City , U.S.A."

KSCOLL_PH_Stowe_01.jpg
Black and white photo of Stowe Elementary School. Stowe was located at Second St. and Richmond Ave (also called Second and Virginia Ave., and some said the building was located on Walker Ave. near Fourth St.). Constructed in 1899 by Rose and Peterson…

KSCOLL_PH_Garrison_01.jpg
Black and white photo of Armstrong School, front elevation. The Armstrong school was constructed in 1873 as a two-story, two-room brick building. The school and grounds lay north of the Union Pacific tracks in the Armstrong settlement. In 1926…

KSCOLL_PH_Lincoln_02.jpg
Black and white photo of the Bruce (later known as Lincoln) School. Constructed in 1888, the building was located at the southwest corner at 24th and Strong Avenue. This school was first named Bruce school, and later, when Argentine was annexed in…

KSCOLL_PH_Carlisle_01.jpg
Black and white photograph of Carlisle School. The school was located at Carlisle Road (later renamed 42nd Street) and Speaker Road in Argentine. The name "Carlisle School" was taken from the road (the present 42nd St.) named for the Carlisle family…

KSCOLL_PH_BookerTWashington_01.jpg
Black and white photograph of Booker T. Washington School. The actual date of construction and occupancy for this school, which served African American students, is not known. Booker T. Washington school was at one time located at the corner of…

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Black and white photo of Abbot School (originally called London Heights School). Located at the corner of 15th and Troup Ave., Abbot school was constructed in 1889 and began as a two-room schoolhouse.

Early accounts of the school mention the lack…

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Black and white photo of Argentine High School

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Black and white photo of Argentine High School, side view

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Black and white photograph of exterior of Attucks School. The second oldest of the Rosedale Public Schools. Originally a frame building on property at Bluff Street and Central, the school was named for Crispus Attucks. After annexation, in the…

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Black and white photo of exterior of Attucks School in Kansas City, Kansas. The second oldest of the Rosedale Public Schools. Originally a frame building on property at Bluff Street and Central, the school was named for Crispus Attucks. After…

KSCOLL_PH_Bancroft_01.jpg
Black and white photo of exterior of Bancroft School in Kansas City, Kansas. Bancroft School at Sixth and Splitlog was named, as was the custom in the years around the turn of the century, for a well-known writer and diplomat, George Bancroft, who is…

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Black and white photograph of Bancroft School in Kansas City, Kansas, exterior side view. Bancroft School at Sixth and Splitlog was named, as was the custom in the years around the turn of the century, for a well-known writer and diplomat, George…

KSCOLL_PH_BookerTWashington_02.jpg
Black and white photograph of Booker T. Washington School, exterior, rear view

KSCOLL_PH_Bruce_01.jpg
Black and white photograph of Bruce School, exterior. Bruce was located at 222 N 2nd St., on the SW corner of 2nd and Ohio in the French Bottoms of old KCK. Built sometime around 1890, the two-room frame building served African American students,…

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Black and white photograph of Bruce School, exterior side view. Bruce was located at 222 N 2nd St., on the SW corner of 2nd and Ohio in the French Bottoms of old KCK. Built sometime around 1890, the two-room frame building served African American…

KSCOLL_PH_Bryant_01.jpg
Black and white photograph of Bryant School, exterior

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Black and white photograph of Bryant School, exterior

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Black and white photograph of the Bryant School Annex

KSCOLL_PH_CentralElementary_01.jpg
Black and white photograph of Central Elementary School exterior

KSCOLL_PH_CentralJuniorHigh_01.jpg
Black and white photograph of Central Junior High School, exterior front view

KSCOLL_PH_ChelseaElementary_01.jpg
Black and white photograph of Chelsea Elementary School, exterior view

KSCOLL_PH_ClaraBarton_01.jpg
Black and white photograph of Clara Barton School, exterior front view. Clara Barton was located at 25th and Cheyenne in Argentine. The school operated from 1923 to 1951 when it was destroyed by flooding.

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Black and white photograph of Columbian School, exterior front view. The school was located at 519 Seminary (current corner of South 7th St. and Southwest Blvd.). It operated beginning in 1886 and closed after the 1965-66 school year. The building…

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Black and white photograph of Columbian School, exterior rear view. The school was located at 519 Seminary (current corner of South 7th St. and Southwest Blvd.). It operated beginning in 1886 and closed after the 1965-66 school year. The building was…

KSCOLL_PH_Cooper_01.jpg
Black and white photograph of the Cooper School, exterior front view. The Cooper School was located on First Street between Central and Lyons Avenues. Built it 1904, Cooper operated until enrollment declined, closing in 1939.

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Black and white photograph of the Cooper School, exterior rear view. The Cooper School was located on First Street between Central and Lyons Avenues. Built it 1904, Cooper operated until enrollment declined, closing in 1939.

KSCOLL_PH_Douglass_01.jpg
Black and white photograph of Douglass Elementary School, located at 9th and Washington in Kansas City, Kansas, front and side elevation. Constructed in 1890 and named for abolitionist Frederick Douglass, the Douglass school served African American…

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Black and white photograph of Douglass Elementary School, located at 9th and Washington in Kansas City, Kansas, rear elevation. Constructed in 1890 and named for abolitionist Frederick Douglass, the Douglass school served African American students.…

KSCOLL_PH_Dunbar_01.jpg
Black and white photograph of Dunbar Elementary School, located at 6th and Rowland, front and side elevation. The school was constructed in 1907-8 and designed by architect W. W. Rose. Serving African American students, it was named for noted poet…

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Black and white photograph of Dunbar Elementary School, located at 6th and Rowland, rear elevation. The school was constructed in 1907-8 and designed by architect W. W. Rose. Serving African American students, it was named for noted poet Paul…

KSCOLL_PH_Edison_01.jpg
Black and white photograph of the Edison School, rear elevation.
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