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Link to Image Titled: Wichita Art Museum
Title/Object Name: Wichita Art Museum
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: 1960
Physical Details: 10 x 8 inches
Description: Original Wichita Art Museum building built in 1934. Designed by Clarence Stein and constructed with Public Works Administration funds. Sculpture in foreground, "Tree" by Wichita artist David E. Bernard, was commissioned by Wichita Campfire Girls for group's 50th anniversary.
Keywords: Wichita, libraries and museums, buildings.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Archives of the Wichita Area Chamber of Commerce
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wsu_ms2002-12.67.8.1


Link to Image Titled: Derby Refining Company
Title/Object Name: Derby Refining Company
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: 1960
Physical Details: 8 x 10 inches
Description: View of the Derby Refining Company located at 1100 East 21st Street.
Keywords: Wichita, business and industry.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Archives of the Wichita Chamber of Commerce
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wsu_ms2002-12.70.12.1


Link to Image Titled: Municipal Airport, 6701 West Harry
Title/Object Name: Municipal Airport, 6701 West Harry
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1960
Physical Details: 4 x 5 inches
Description: Looking south at terminal building and air traffic control tower. Listed in the 1961 City Directory with this note: "...constructed at a cost of $13-million and covering 2,240 acres. Preparations are under way to equip the Municipal Airport for the jet age." The name was changed to Mid-Continent Airport in about 1974.
Keywords: Wichita, aviation, business and industry, public services, transportation, automobiles, pickup trucks.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name:
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_D10-6.2.1


Link to Image Titled: Muellers Flowers
Title/Object Name: Muellers Flowers
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: 1961
Physical Details: 8 x 10 inches
Description: View of Mueller Flowers, 3123 East Douglas, near southwest corner of Hillside Street and Douglas Avenue. View is looking south.
Keywords: Wichita, business and industry, buildings.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Archives of the Wichita Chamber of Commerce
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wsu_ms2002-12.71.38.1


Link to Image Titled: Wichita City Library
Title/Object Name: Wichita City Library
Creator: Wichita Police Department Forensic Laboratory Photographic Section
Date Original: 1961
Physical Details: 8 x 10 inches
Description: In costumes reflecting Kansas' centennial year, unidentified group poses in Wichita City Library in front of large sign urging "yes" vote on bond issues for new library and auditorium. On May 23, 1961, Wichitans voted to build the new structures.
Keywords: Wichita; libraries and museums; people; organizations, clubs and groups.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Archives of the Wichita Area Chamber of Commerce
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wsu_ms2002-12.66.12.1


Link to Image Titled: Fred Dold and Sons Packing Company
Title/Object Name: Fred Dold and Sons Packing Company
Creator: Hal Pottorf
Date Original: 1961
Physical Details: 8 x 10 inches
Description: Fred Dold and Sons Packing Company located at 421 East 21st Street.
Keywords: Wichita, business and industry, agriculture, buildings.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Archives of the Wichita Chamber of Commerce
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wsu_ms2002-12.70.14.1


Link to Image Titled: Cotillion Ballroom
Title/Object Name: Cotillion Ballroom
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: 1961
Physical Details: 8 x 10 inches
Description: Looking north toward the Cotillion Ballroom. The building is located at 11120 West Kellogg. Photograph taken May 19, 1961.
Keywords: Wichita, arts and entertainment, buildings.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Archives of the Wichita Chamber of Commerce
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wsu_ms2002-12.70.3.1


Link to Image Titled: Cowtown
Title/Object Name: Cowtown
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1961
Physical Details: 8 x 10 inches
Description: Girl Scout greets visitors at entrance to Cowtown museum.
Keywords: Wichita; libraries and museums; arts and entertainment; people; organizations, clubs and groups.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Cowtown Scrapbook
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wsu_tms430.1.cowtown.1


Link to Image Titled: Cotillion Ballroom
Title/Object Name: Cotillion Ballroom
Creator: Rorabaugh & Millsap
Date Original: Circa 1961
Physical Details: 6.5 x 8.5 inches
Description: Interior view of Cotillion Ballroom, 11120 West Kellogg Street. Large wooden beams support 24-foot domed ceiling above dance floor. Building constructed in 1960.
Keywords: Wichita, arts and entertaiment, business and industry, buildings.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Archives of the Wichita Area Chamber of Commerce
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wsu_ms2002-12.70.3.2


Link to Image Titled: St. Paul's Lutheran Church
Title/Object Name: St. Paul's Lutheran Church
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1961
Physical Details: 8 x 10 inches
Description: St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 925 North Waco.
Keywords: Religion.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Wichita Public Library Photograph Collection
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wpl_wpl1957


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