Advertising print for Chuck Conrad's Truetones
Advertising photo print for Chuck Conrad's Truetones. Band members are playing drums, saxophone, bass, and piano in front of a dark curtain. Bottom of print has stamp that reads "Chuck Conrad's Truetone's / Music with a beat Ph. WA 3-5361 / Now Playing - 1664 Summit - True's Tavern.", No date; likely between 1931 and 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Stamp on back of print reads "True's Tavern 1664 Summit / Steaks-Chicken Dinners Mixed Drinks & Dance Music Nitely / Phone GR.1-9190."
Greeting card with Clarence Bee and The Five Sharps
Greeting card with photo featuring Clarence Bee and The Five Sharps. Five musicians are standing with their instruments while looking forward and smiling; Claude Williams (right) holds his guitar. They are all wearing light colored suits with ties. There is a decorated curtain in the background. Below the photograph reads "Season's Greetings" with a drawing of a shepherd with sheep near a star., No date; likely between 1931 and 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Edges of card are rough and uneven. Back of card reads "The Five Sharps (Clarence Bee)."
Lawrence McLean and Sammy Kaye
Lawrence McLean and Sammy Kaye with two unidentified men in an office or studio. Kaye is shaking hands with one of the unidentified men and McLean is on the far left. They are all wearing suits and ties. Everyone is looking at Kaye., 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Lawrence, Minnie, and Martha Jane McLean around a chair
Lawrence, Minnie, and Martha Jane McLean sitting and standing around a chair. Lawrence is standing in back wearing a striped shirt and tie, looking down and to the left. Minnie is standing on the left, wearing a dark shirt and pearl necklace. She is looking forward. Martha is sitting on a chair, wearing a striped shirt and skirt, looking down and to the side. They are in front of a floor-length curtain., December 24, 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Two copies of photo. Back of second photo reads "This picture is screwy for I was really having fun. / Lawrence, Minnie, and Martha Jane McLean."
Martha Jane McLean on a horse
Martha Jane McLean sitting on a black and white horse. The horse is standing in front of a white wooden fence. Martha is wearing a beret and dark jacket., No date; likely between 1931 and 1935, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., There is a decorative border around the photograph.
Martha McLean Simpson and Jennell Burnsworth
Martha McLean Simpson and Jennell Burnsworth standing with a portable marionette stage. McLean is standing on the right, mostly behind the stage. Burnsworth is standing on the left looking forward and holding one hand by her mouth. The stage features two puppets suspended by strings. The stage is on a small crate., 1935, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Note written by Martha included with photo describing the stage built by L. McLean.
Martha McLean's artist easel
Martha McLean's artist easel in the corner of a room. The easel was built by Lawrence McLean and has an "MJ" carved into the top. There is a painting of a plant and bowl on the easel. The walls are covered with patterned wallpaper and there is a brick fireplace on the left., December 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Postcard - A view of the Grand Tetons
Postcard with a photo of the Grand Tetons on the front. Back of postcard features printed text., 1939, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Postcard - Afton business district
Postcard with a photo of Afton, Wyoming on front. Back of postcard features written and printed text., 1937, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Postcard - Mount Rushmore under construction
Postcard with a photo of Mount Rushmore on front. Back of postcard features written and printed text., No date; likely between 1931 and 1939, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Postcard - Old Faithful geyser
Postcard with a photo of Old Faithful geyser on front. Back of postcard features written and printed text., 1939, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.