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Anchor-Reporter Kris Ketz and Walt Bodine at a formal event
A headshot of anchor-reporter Kris Ketz (left) and Walt Bodine (right) at a formal event. Both men wear suits. Ketz has his arm around Bodine. Both figures look at the camera, smiling. Gold decoration is seen in the background., Approximately 1996-1999, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Back of picture reads: Hope this is a reminder of some happy memories. 8/25/1999 Best regards, Dick Berkley. Signed: Dick.
Bernadine Bodine and Walt Bodine dine with an unidentified couple
Bernadine Bodine (left) and Walt Bodine (second from left) dine with an unidentified couple. The four sit at a table, looking and smiling at the camera. Dishes and a bottle of Heinz 57 sauce are on the table. The women wear Union Station The Spirit of Kansas City T-shirts. All are pictured from approximately waist to head. A server is in the background., December 1985, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bernadine Bodine on a boat
Bernadine Bodine on a boat perhaps on vacation. She wears a life jacket and holds up what appears to be a rope. Bernadine looks at the camera, smiling, pictured from approximately knees to head. Other riders are seen behind her, leaning against the boat's railing. A structure is in the background., December 1985, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bernadine Bodine perhaps on vacation
Bernadine Bodine perhaps on vacation. She wears a Union Station The Spirit of Kansas City T-shirt, pictured from approximately chest to head. She looks at the camera, smiling. Mountains, trees, and buildings are in the background., December 1985, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bernadine Bodine perhaps on vacation in England
Bernadine Bodine perhaps on vacation in the village of Lower Slaughter, England. She looks and smiles at the camera, pictured from approximately waist to head. A post office is behind her with a sign that reads The Post Office Lower Slaughter. A sign in the window says that the post office is open., December 1985, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bernadine Bodine sits in a living room
Bernadine Bodine sits in a living room. She is seated in a large chair, facing the camera and smiling. Bodine is pictured approximately from waist to head. A lamp, staircase railing, and coat are in the background., Approximately 1970-1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bernadine Bodine with Tom; Mary; Damien (?) and Rebecca (?) Bodine
Bernadine Bodine (left) with Tom, Mary, Damien (?), and Rebecca (?) Bodine. The family sits in a living room. All members of the family look at the camera, pictured from approximately waist to head. Some members of the family sit on a sofa. A window with curtains is in the background., Approximately 1970-1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bernadine Bodine with an unidentified couple
Bernadine Bodine (right) with an unidentified couple perhaps on vacation. The three look at the camera, smiling, pictured from approximately knees to head. The man in the center has his arms around the two women and wears a camera around his neck. The women wear Union Station The Spirit of Kansas City T-shirts. Mountains are in the background., December 1985, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bernadine Bodine with unidentified woman
Bernadine Bodine (right) with an unidentified woman seated at a table. Both women gaze off-camera, smiling, resting their chins on their hands. A coffee cup in a saucer is on the table before the unidentified woman. The women are pictured approximately from chest to head., Approximately 1990-1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bill Griffith and unidentified newsroom writers
Bill Griffith and unidentified newsroom writers most likely at WDAF studios. In the left column, the camera's vantage point looks down a long table with a full ashtray in the foreground and two unidentified newsroom staff members in the background. The two figures, one standing and one sitting, are in conversation in what appears to be a meeting room. In the middle column, two staff members are seated at a table. One speaks on a telephone while the other takes notes. Both figures are pictured from feet to head and appear in profile. In the top two images on the right column an unidentified worker stands behind a table with stacks of paper. The worker is pictured in profile from approximately waist to head. Bill Griffith writes on a typewriter in the bottom right image. He appears to be listening to audio reels pictured in the bottom left of the image., Approximately 1958-1959, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bill Griffith, Bill Leeds, and an unidentified newsroom writer
Bill Griffith, Bill Leeds, and an unidentified newsroom writer most likely at WDAF studios. Bill Griffith appears in the two topmost images in the left column. Pictured in profile from approximately chest to head, Griffith looks down, perhaps at something on a desk before him. Bill Leeds is in the bottom left image. He leans backwards and looks at a newspaper. He is pictured from approximately chest to head. In the right column, an unidentified newsroom writer is at work on a typewriter. He looks down at the page before him. The vantage point changes from level with worker to above him, looking down. File cabinets and desks are in the background., Approximately 1958-1959, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bill Leeds and Bill Griffith in the studio
Bill Leeds and Bill Griffith at WDAF studios. The men appear in profile in the majority of the photos on the contact sheet with the exception of the left, middle photo where Bill Leeds leans back in his chair with one hand to his face and the other hand holding his glasses. In this photo, Leeds is pictured from approximately waist to head. The other photos show the reporters from different vantage points. Some show the men smiling while others do not. In the top left photo, Bill Leeds appears to be rubbing his temples as if from stress or fatigue., Approximately 1958-1959, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bill Leeds and Walt Bodine interview Adlai Stevenson
Bill Leeds and Walt Bodine interview Adlai Stevenson possibly for WDAF. The three figures are pictured from approximately waist to head. Leeds (left) and Bodine (right) are in profile while Stevenson (center) appears in three quarter profile. Bodine looks down. He appears to be taking notes. Other reporters are in the background., Approximately 1960-1965, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., mounted
Bill Leeds and Walt Bodine interview Dean Acheson on WDAF's show Insight
Bill Leeds and Walt Bodine interview Dean Acheson on WDAF's show Insight. Bodine and Leeds appear in three quarter profile, seated with their backs towards the camera. All figures are pictured from approximately waist to head. Acheson is in the center of the picture, and he sits with his hands clasped before him., Approximately 1960-1965, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., mounted
Bill Leeds and Walt Bodine interview Thomas Hart Benton on WDAF's show Insight
Bill Leeds and Walt Bodine interview Thomas Hart Benton on WDAF's show Insight. Leeds and Bodine sit in the background. Both smile broadly for the camera. Bodine is pictured from approximately waist to head while Leeds is pictured from feet to head. Benton is in the foreground and turns to look at the camera, also smiling and holding a pipe in one hand. Ashtrays and stacks of paper are on the table., Approximately 1960-1965, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., mounted
Bill Leeds and Walt Bodine interview an unknown guest on WDAF's show Insight
Bill Leeds and Walt Bodine interview an unknown guest on WDAF's show Insight. Bodine and Leeds appear in three quarter profile; all figures are pictured from approximately waist to head. The unknown guest sits in the center of the picture with his hands folded before him., Approximately 1960-1965, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., mounted
Bill Leeds and Walt Bodine interview people on the street for WDAF
Bill Leeds and Walt Bodine interview people on the street for WDAF. Leeds appears to be in conversation with a person in a crowd. He is pictured in profile from feet to head. Bodine appears behind a car door that reads WDAF News. He is pictured from approximately waist to head. Both men appear in profile, facing the crowd. Businesses and their signs are seen in the left and right of the photo., Approximately 1960-1965, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., mounted
Bill Leeds and an unidentified man work in the WDAF station
Bill Leeds (right) and an unidentified man (left) work at the WDAF station. Leeds smokes a cigarette. The unidentified man drinks a bottle of Coca-Cola in one image and rests his head on his hand in another image. Both men are pictured in profile from approximately the chest to the head., No date; likely between 1951 and 1965, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Back of photo reads: Leeds
Bill Leeds and unidentified co-workers
Bill Leeds and unidentified co-workers at WDAF studios. Leeds, pictured from chest to head, writes on a typewriter in the left column photos and in the bottommost photo in the right column. In the middle column, the vantage point is from behind the wheel of a car, looking out the front window. There, a reporter appears to be in the process of interviewing a man. More unidentified co-workers appear in the top, left and top, middle photos., Approximately 1958-1959, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bill Leeds and unidentified newsroom writers
Bill Leeds and unidentified newsroom writers most likely at WDAF studios. Bill Leeds appears in the top left and bottom right images of this contact sheet. He appears in profile and is pictured from approximately chest to head in both images. In the top left image he holds his hand to his head, looking down. In the bottom right image he holds his hand to his chin and appears to be in thought. An unidentified newsroom worker is in the two bottommost images in the left column. He faces away from the camera, pictured from approximately chest to head, and rests his arms on stacks of paper. In the two topmost images in the right column another unidentified worker speaks on the phone. He is in three quarter profile and is pictured from approximately waist to head. He had one hand to his head. A typewriter is seen in the foreground., Approximately 1958-1959, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bill Leeds with unidentified newsroom writers at WDAF studios
Bill Leeds with unidentified newsroom writers at WDAF studios. Leeds is pictured in profile from approximately waist to head in most of the photos. He works alongside two unidentified co-workers in the two top left photos. He works alone, either standing or sitting at a desk in the bottom left and in the two top right photos. In the bottom right photo the two unidentified co-workers write on typewriters., Approximately 1958-1959, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bill Leeds, Bill Griffith, and unidentified newsroom writers
Bill Leeds, Bill Griffith, and unidentified newsroom writers at WDAF studios. Bill Griffith, pictured from approximately chest to head, appears in the middle column photos. Bill Leeds leans over a desk in the bottom, left photo, talking on the phone while surrounded by papers. Leeds also appears in the bottom, right photo with his hand touching the bottom of his chin. An unidentified co-worker is in the top two photos in the left column, writing on a typewriter. The two top, right photos have been cut out., Approximately 1958-1959, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Birthday cake for Mary Bodine's 22nd birthday
A birthday cake for Mary Bodine's 22nd birthday on a table beside a stack of cups and glass saucers. The cake has 22 candles with multicolored flora decorations and green, cursive lettering., Approximately 1977-1978, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Chris Condone and Bill Leeds broadcast at WDAF
Chris Condone (left) and Bill Leeds (right) seated at a podium behind a microphone. Leeds appears to be speaking. Both men are pictured from waist to head, Leeds in profile. A name plate reading Bill Leeds and a Phillips 66 sign appear on the front edge of the podium., No date; likely between 1950 and 1960, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Back of photo reads: Chris Condone (L) Bill Leeds (R)
Contact sheet with multiple images of Walt Bodine, Robert H. Bork, and Mary Ellen Bork
Contact sheet with multiple images of Walt Bodine, Robert H. Bork, and Mary Ellen Bork in the KCUR studio for a radio interview. Figures are seated at a desk, behind microphones. Six images depict all three figures, two images depict the Borks, five images depict Robert Bork and Bodine, and one image depicts only Robert Bork., Approximately 1982-1990, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Note on contact sheet reads: Date 11/27 Assignment KCUR-Walt Bodine/Judge Bork NO 94042
Contact sheet with twelve portraits of Walt Bodine
Contact sheet with twelve publicity photos of Walt Bodine. All images are portraits of Bodine in a suit, bow tie, and glasses, pictured from chest to head. Bodine looks into the camera in some images and off-camera in others. Some images show Bodine smiling while he doesn't smile in others., February 1, 1989, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Note on contact sheet reads: Date 2/1/89 Assignment WALT BODINE L.P. NO 91029
Crowd awaiting Nikita Khrushchev
A crowd of children await Nikita Khrushchev, waving American flags. Walt Bodine appears in the left of the photo, writing on a clipboard, facing the children. The children stand lined up on the side of a street, gazing down the road expectantly. Another man is in the distance., Approximately 1958-1964, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Damien Bodine smiles at the camera
Damien Bodine (?) looks at the camera, smiling slightly. He is pictured from approximately chest to head. A white wall is behind him., July 1979, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.

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