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Link to Image Titled: Kansas City, Mexico and Orient Shops
Title/Object Name: Kansas City, Mexico and Orient Shops
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1920
Physical Details: 4 x 5 inches
Description: Kansas City, Mexico and Orient Shops, located at Orient and Vine.
Keywords: Transportation, trains, business and industry.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Wichita Public Library Photograph Collection
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wpl_wpl1211


Link to Image Titled: Telephone Company Picnic
Title/Object Name: Telephone Company Picnic
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: 1920
Physical Details: 4 x 3 inches
Description: Seven men playing golf on a miniature-sized course laid out among the trees. Various features of the course have signs to indicate “Men’s Tee,” “Women’s Tee,” etc. Location unknown, sandy ground may indicate a river bank.
Keywords: Business and industry, people, public events, sports and recreation, transportation, automobiles, fashion, Wichita.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photographic Contact Print
Collection Name:
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_H1-53.1.9


Link to Image Titled: Billboards at Douglas Avenue and Ellis Street
Title/Object Name: Billboards at Douglas Avenue and Ellis Street
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1920
Physical Details: 7.25 x 9.5 inches
Description: View looking south at billboards on southwest corner of Douglas Avenue and Ellis Street. Created by Western Sign Works Company, the billboards advertise Holmes Clothing Company, Peerless Dairy, Steel Hardware Company, and Wheeler-Kelly & Hagny Insurance.
Keywords: Wichita, business and industry, street scenes, advertisements.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Archives of the Wichita Area Chamber of Commerce
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wsu_ms2002-12.66.9a.8


Link to Image Titled: Wichita Theater
Title/Object Name: Wichita Theater
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1921
Physical Details: 2.5 x 4.5 inches
Description: Wichita Theater, located at 310 East Douglas.
Keywords: Arts and entertainment, automobiles.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Wichita Public Library Photograph Collection
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wpl_wpl1347


Link to Image Titled: Mattie Laird in Cockpit
Title/Object Name: Mattie Laird in Cockpit
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1921
Physical Details: 8 x 10 inches
Description: Mattie Laird in the cockpit of a Laird Swallow.
Keywords: Aviation, people.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Wichita Public Library Photograph Collection
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wpl_wpl581


Link to Image Titled: First National Bank
Title/Object Name: First National Bank
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: 1921
Physical Details: 8 x 10 inches
Description: This was the second building located at 101 West Douglas and it was known as the Stanley Building. The National Bank of Commerce, housed in this building, was established in 1899. In February 1920, they consolidated with the Kansas National Bank, located across the street, to form the First National Bank. This building was then used as the temporary quarters of the First National Bank. The bank moved to their new quarters across Douglas Avenue in March 1922. This building was razed in 1928 to make way for a six-story office building called the Central Building.
Keywords: Business and industry.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Wichita Public Library Photograph Collection
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wpl_wpl1315


Link to Image Titled: Members of the Printing Industry of Wichita
Title/Object Name: Members of the Printing Industry of Wichita
Creator: Frank A. Wesely
Date Original: 1921
Physical Details: 7.25 x 9.5 inches
Description: Group portrait of men who represented printing companies in Wichita. All are identified and their companies included the Wichita Eagle, Wichita Beacon, Mid-Continent Engraving, Love Corrugated Box Company, Grit Printing Company, Horner Print Company, Mid-West Bindery, Western Lithograph, Ballard Engraving Company, Advance Printing company, and Franklin Printing. The young woman is identified as the Executive Secretary of the Printing Industry of Wichita, offices at 408 York Rite Masonic Temple Building.
Keywords: Business and industry, people, organizations, clubs, and groups
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name:
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_H1-52.1.1


Link to Image Titled: Kansas Theatre
Title/Object Name: Kansas Theatre
Creator: Frank A. Wesely
Date Original: 1922
Physical Details: 7.5 x 9 inches
Description: Exterior of Kansas Theatre at 221 East Douglas Avenue. The entrance to the theater replicates the ticket booth to a horse-racing track to advertise the feature film “Kentucky Derby.” Signs proclaim “Races 11 to 11” and “Place All Bets Here.” The black and white silent film opened in 1922.
Keywords: Entertainment, business and industry, Wichita.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name:
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_D8-7.1.2


Link to Image Titled: Will Price Residence Interior
Title/Object Name: Will Price Residence Interior
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1922
Physical Details: 8 x 10 inches
Description: Interior of Will Price Residence, located at 1040 Riverside Avenue. Price was President and Manager of Price Auto Service.
Keywords: Residences, furniture.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Wichita Public Library Photograph Collection
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wpl_wpl1669


Link to Image Titled: Will Price Residence
Title/Object Name: Will Price Residence
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1922
Physical Details: 8 x 10 inches
Description: Will Price Residence, 1040 Riverside Avenue. Price was President and Manager of Price Auto Service.
Keywords: Residences.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Wichita Public Library Photograph Collection
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wpl_wpl1670


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