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Link to Image Titled: Joyland Amusement Park
Title/Object Name: Joyland Amusement Park
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1957
Physical Details: 4.25 x 2.75 inches
Description: “Old Woman in the Shoe” feature in the Mother Goose Garden at Joyland. Location, 2801 South Hillside Avenue.
Keywords: Sports and recreation, parks, children, Wichita.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photographic Contact Print
Collection Name:
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_M1-6.1.1


Link to Image Titled: Automobile Show
Title/Object Name: Automobile Show
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: 1959
Physical Details: 3.5 x 2.75 inches
Description: New 1960-model cars on display on East Douglas Avenue. Businesses in view include, S. G. Holmes & Sons, Woods Jewelers, Lerners, Thurstons, Harts Cut Rate Drugs, Florsheim Shoes, Woolf Brothers, and the Brown Building (listed in the National Register of Historic Places).
Keywords: Business and industry, street scenes, autos, transportation, Wichita.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photographic Contact Print
Collection Name:
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_T3-18.2.1


Link to Image Titled: Henry's Inc.
Title/Object Name: Henry's Inc.
Creator: Edgar B. Smith
Date Original: Circa 1960
Physical Details: 8 x 10 inches
Description: Looking northeast at clothing store, Henry's Inc., 124 South Broadway. Note "Scramble" sign which gave a signal that all pedestrian traffic could cross simultaneously, in any direction.
Keywords: Wichita, business and industry, street scenes, transportation, Chevrolet, Cadillac, Ford, clothing, retail.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name:
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_D2SE-53.1.1


Link to Image Titled: Wichita Council of Camp Fire Girls
Title/Object Name: Wichita Council of Camp Fire Girls
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1960
Physical Details: 4 x 3 inches
Description: Camp Fire Girls Annual Father-Daughter Banquet. Young girl members known as Bluebirds are seated at a table with their fathers. The girls decorated the table and brought box lunches for the meal. Two older girl members (Camp Fire Girls) are standing in the background with local entertainer, Freddy Fudd.
Keywords: Entertainment; organizations, clubs and groups; people; valentine; Chinese American; Asian American.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photographic Contact Print
Collection Name:
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_H2-12.3.1


Link to Image Titled: Home of George Kirby
Title/Object Name: Home of George Kirby
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1960
Physical Details: 3.25 x 2.5 inches
Description: Interior of “Kirby Castle” at 1201 West River Boulevard during a public tour of the residence. Built by J. O. Davidson, 1888.
Keywords: Residences, homes, domestic scenes, furniture, Riverside, Wichita.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photographic Contact Print
Collection Name:
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_1201.W.RiverBlvd-13


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: East Central Avenue Street Scene
Title/Object Name: East Central Avenue Street Scene
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1962
Physical Details: 9.5 x 7.5 inches
Description: Looking west on Central at the intersection of Cleveland. Businesses in view on north side of street include: Central Sundries, Valet Cleaners, Hickerson’s Auction, Central Café. The Sedgwick County Courthouse is seen in the distant background.
Keywords: Business and industry, automobiles, pickup trucks, city bus, billboard, Gage Cadillac Oldsmobile, 1960s, Wichita.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Tihen
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_U14-4.5.1


Link to Image Titled: Kiddieland Amusement Park
Title/Object Name: Kiddieland Amusement Park
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1963
Physical Details: 3 x 3 inches
Description: A young Chinese American boy seated in a child-sized car, one of the entertainment rides at Kiddieland. Location, 3833 East Harry.
Keywords: Sports and recreation, people, parks, Asian American, Wichita.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name:
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_M1-16.1.1


Link to Image Titled: Beauty Contest
Title/Object Name: Beauty Contest
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1965
Physical Details: 8 x 10 inches
Description: Women contestants in a beauty pageant sponsored by the President's Council of the Wichita Camera Clubs.
Keywords: Wichita, business and industry; organizations, clubs and groups; public events; swim suits; hairstyles; fashion; clothing.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Photographs
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_L5-2.1.1


Link to Image Titled: Girl Scouts of the USA
Title/Object Name: Girl Scouts of the USA
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: 1965
Physical Details: 2.75 x 3.75 inches
Description: Two unidentified Brownie members of the Wichita Area Girl Scout Council. They are presenting flowers to a railroad engineer in honor of the “Safety Daisy” safe driving project. In 1967 the council received the “Youth Award of Merit” from the National Safety Council for their project.
Keywords: Organizations, clubs and groups; youth; children.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photographic Contact Print
Collection Name:
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_H2-13.1.1


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