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Bill Kemp Mayor KCMo
William Kemp in suit and tie standing on the roof of City Hall; the Missouri River can be seen in the background., November 1949, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption.
Bryce Smith, Vera Vague, and L. Perry Cookingham in unknown location
Bryce Smith in pinstripe suit and tie holding drink, Vera Vague in floral print dress holding drink, and L. Perry Cookingham in suit and tie stand in unknown location surrounded by unidentified women., 1951, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption in black.
Carleton Sharp + Bryce Smith, P+W Party
Carlton Sharp in brown suit and tie stands next to Bryce Smith former mayor of Kansas City at unknown location., May 1952, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption.
City Council
H. Roe Bartle stands with City Council during mayoral inauguration in Council Chambers at KC City Hall., April 11, 1955, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption.
City Council in Pre-council Session
Kansas City's City Council sitting around a conference table in an unidentified office., February 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption.
Council party for LPC. Kemp, Gavin + I. Davis
William Kemp, Thomas J. Gavin and Ilus Davis, all in suits and ties holding drinks., 1959, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption.
Dorman O'Leary, William Kemp, and L. Perry Cookingham pose for picture
Dorman O'Leary, William Kemp and L. Perry Cookingham all in business suits pose for picture., No date; likely between 1941 and 1959, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Dr. Ho Hsi, Mayor Gage, and L. Perry Cookingham look over plans
Dr. Ho Hsi (Chinese Ambassador to the U.S.), Mayor Gage, and L. Perry Cookingham look over plans., August 1943, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption with date crossed out in pencil.
Eddie Rickenbacker + Mayor Justin of FW - Texas
Eddie Rickenbacker seated at a table with Forth Worth Mayor John Justin., March 1962, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption.
Eddie Rickenbacker and L. to R. McLaughlin, LPC, Raymond Buck - E.R. + Mayor Justin
Group of formally dressed men sitting at a table identified from left to right as McLaughlin, L. Perry Cookingham, Raymond Buck, Eddie Rickenbacker, and Mayor Justin., No date; likely between 1959 and 1964, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption.
Entrance rd. to KCI
L. Perry Cookingham on a ladder checking out sign for Cookingham drive while Mayor Wheeler and workman watch., July 2, 1977, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption.
Former Mayors of Kansas City
Mr. & Mrs. H. Roe Bartle, Mr. & Mrs. William Kemp, and Mr. & Mrs. John B. Gage pose for picture in unidentified room., No date; likely between 1941 and 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Four mayors of K.C.
William Kemp, John B. Gage, and Bryce B. Smith sit on floral print couch. H. Roe Bartle stands with hands on the back of the couch. All wear suits and ties., April 1955, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption in black misspells Bartle.
Ground breaking for Northland Fountain
Charles Garver and L. Perry Cookingham both with a foot on a shared shovel stand next to Dr. Milton Ferguson and Mayor Richard Berkley both also have a foot on a shared shovel at the Northland Fountain groundbreaking. All wear suits and ties, and stand besides backhoe., April 28, 1981, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption in blue.
Ilus & Bea Davis pose with LPC in church
Ilus & Bea Davis pose in chapel with L. Perry Cookingham for Harriette W. Cookingham's funeral., January 13, 1987, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption on white label.
Ilus Davis - LPC - P. Koontz - Berkley
Ike Davis, L. Perry Cookingham, Paul Koontz, and Richard Berkley pose for picture while celebrating Cookinghams 65 Years Service., April 25, 1985, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption.
Jeanette McDonald, Frank Spink, Mayor Bartle
Jeanette McDonald in bronze dress, Frank Spink in suit and tie, and H. Roe Bartle also in suit and tie sit at table with plates of food leaning together posing for photo at unknown event., August 15, 1956, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption.
John B. Gage and Cookingham behind microphone
John B. Gage (sitting), unidentified man (standing), and L. Perry Cookingham (sitting) behind desk with KMBC microphone., 1942, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption.
John B. Gage at a party with Betty Dodd's and M. Wornall
John B. Gage sitting on a folding chair holding a cigarette at a party with Betty Dodd's and M. Wornall. Bowls with popcorn and pretzels sit on table with drinks. Body of water is in background., 1943, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption.
Joint Committee AMA and U.S. Conference of Mayors
Herb Olson, Mayor Kelley, Fiorello LaGuardia, Mayor Bowram, Paul Betters, L. Perry Cookingham, George Walsh, and unidentified members of Joint Committee of AMA stand on front steps of residence., No date; likely between 1941 and 1947, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten captions.
L. Perry Cookingham talking with former KC Mayor Bryce Smith
L. Perry Cookingham talking with Bryce Smith Mayor of KC from 1930-1939, Approximately 1942, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption erroneously dates Smith's term in office.
L. Perry Cookingham talks to San Antonio Mayor Jack White
L. Perry Cookingham talks to San Antonio Mayor Jack White and Mrs. Jack White over railing., 1949, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption.
L. Perry Cookingham with Major General Spivey, William Kemp and an unidentified man
L. Perry Cookingham with Major General Spivey, unidentified man, and William Kemp standing in unknown living room with Asian screen, chairs, and fireplace, all wear suits and ties., April 1953, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
L. Perry Cookingham, H. Roe Bartle and Reed McKinley studying a model of the downtown loop
L. Perry Cookingham pointing at model. Mayor H. Roe Bartle and Reed McKinley, director of public works studying a model of the downtown loop. All wear suits and ties. Large aerial photo of downtown KC on wall in background., 1956, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption in black on white label.
L. Perry Cookingham, William Kemp, and 3 unidentified men in business attire standing
L. Perry Cookingham, William Kemp, and 3 unidentified men in business attire standing., Most likely 1949, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption with later corrections.
L.P.C. checking permancy of installation
L. Perry Cookingham on a ladder checking out sign for Cookingham drive while Mayor Wheeler and workman watch., July 2, 1977, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption.
L.P.C. thanking K.C. Mayor and council for honoring him
L. Perry Cookingham stands at microphone in KC city council chambers with Richard Berkley being honored for 65 Years of Service., April 25, 1985, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption.
LPC & HWC being honored at council meeting
Richard Berkley, Dave Olson, L. Perry Cookingham, Harriette W. Cookingham, and unidentified man standing at microphone in City Council Chambers celebrating cooking hams 65 Years Service., April 25, 1985, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten caption.

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