Blonde camp participant against a grey wall
Unidentified blonde student in a white jacket over a pink blouse posing against a grey wall near a window during a Patricia Stevens Model & Talent Summer Camp; buildings in Kansas City can be seen out the window., June 20, 2005, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Camp participant against a grey wall
Unidentified student in a strapless, sleeveless light green blouse or dress and with a white flower in her hair, posing against a grey wall during a Patricia Stevens Model & Talent Summer Camp; buildings in Kansas City can be seen out the window beside her., June 20, 2006, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Easter Parade pageant winners
Anne Layton and Patricia Stevens, winner and runner up of the Easter Parade pageant, standing with open umbrellas in front of the Neptune Fountain on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri; both are looking at the camera with one leg held forward; Layton is wearing a hat; both have on white gloves., 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on photo border: 1967 Easter Parade winners, now beauty queens- Anne Layton- Miss Kansas (Universe) Pat Stevens (Teen Age); typewritten note stuck to verso: Patricia Stevens Kansas City, Missouri, Easter Parade runner-up pictured at right.
Easter bunny menaced by a huge dog
Sheila Stevens dressed as the Easter Bunny for the Easter parade standing on the hood of a car to escape a Great Dane; unidentified man (possibly Sean Fitzgerald) is on the other side of the car calling the dog; unidentified building behind them on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri., April 1977, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Easter 1977.
Mayor Richard Berkley and his wife Sandy at the Easter parade
Kansas City, Missouri, Mayor Richard Berkley with his wife waving to spectators during the Easter parade on the Country Club Plaza; other parade participants can be seen around them with pink balloons; someone behind the mayor is holding up a Jayhawk from Kansas University; overcast skies; the mayor and his wife are looking to the left., No date; likely early 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Melissa Stevens and Kathy Denton in New York City
Melissa Stevens and Kathy Denton standing outside of Hallmark Cards in New York City; both looking at the camera and smiling; Melissa is carrying a handbag and Kathy is wearing a white dress; other pedestrians can be seen around them., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photo is one of two affixed to a sheet of paper with the following handwritten text relating to it: "The Big Apple" New York City … 4. Hallmark Cards- N.Y.- (Kathy & Melissa).
Melissa Stevens and a group of students on a tour bus in New York City
Melissa Stevens with students on a Fashion Merchandising trip to New York City; on the top level of a double decker tour bus in Times Square; photo taken from behind with everyone turning around to look at the camera; at the front of the bus another tourist is standing with a camera to his face; taxi cabs, billboards, traffic signs, and buildings can also be seen., No date; likely 1990s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: NY1.
Melissa Stevens and a group of students posing for a photo in front of the marquee for the Late Show
Melissa Stevens with four unidentified students on a Fashion Merchandising trip to New York City posing for a photo on the sidewalk across the street from the marquee for the Late Show with David Letterman in the Ed Sullivan Theater; taxi cabs and other cars and buildings can also be seen., No date; likely 1990s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: NY1.
Melissa Stevens and the Easter Bunny with Easter parade trophy winners
Easter Bunny (unidentified person wearing the costume) standing in a line with Melissa Stevens, Mr. & Mrs. Richard Berkley, Stacey Perkins, and other Trophy Winners of the Easter parade on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri; Flo Stevens is seen 3rd from the right; includes men, women, children; standing in front of a pink curtain with a sign for the Patricia Stevens agency., April 1, 1991, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Mounted on Foam Board; handwritten note on photo: Stacey Perkins, 1991.
Melissa Stevens, Mayor Berkley, and the Easter Bunny
Kansas City, Missouri, Mayor Richard Berkley walking beside Melissa Stevens (in a green dress) and the Easter Bunny (unidentified person wearing the costume) in front of Jenkins Music on the Country Club Plaza during the Easter parade; American Century Towers can be seen in the background., April 15, 1990, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Melissa Stevens, Mayor Berkley, and the Easter Bunny
Kansas City, Missouri, Mayor Richard Berkley walking beside Melissa Stevens (in a green dress) and the Easter Bunny (unidentified person wearing the costume) in front of Jenkins Music on the Country Club Plaza during the Easter parade; American Century Towers can be seen in the background., April 15, 1990, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Melissa Stevens, the Easter Bunny, and Emanuel Cleaver standing outside the agency's Country Club Plaza office
Melissa Steven, the Easter Bunny, and Mayor Emanuel Cleaver posing for a photo together during an Easter Parade in front of the Patricia Stevens Model and Talent Agency's office door on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri; Melissa is wearing a pink jacket; the Easter Bunny costume has a pink ruff and Cleaver is in a suit and tie; all looking at the camera., No date; likely 1990s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Melissa, Flo, Patricia and the Easter Bunny
Melissa, Flo, and Patricia Stevens all posing for a photo with the Easter Bunny (unidentified person in the costume) outside the agency's door during the Easter parade on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri; address (in part) on door reads "463[8] J.C. Nichols Pkwy.", No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Melissa, Flo, Patricia and the Easter Bunny
Melissa, Flo, and Patricia Stevens all posing for a photo with the Easter Bunny (unidentified person in the costume) outside the agency's door during the Easter parade on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri; address (in part) on door reads "4638 J.C. Nichols Pkwy."; the Easter Bunny has a button of some sort on it's ruff and Patricia is wearing a judge's ribbon., April 19, 1987, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten date on photo: 1988.
Melissa, Flo, Patricia and the Easter Bunny
Melissa, Flo, and Patricia Stevens all posing for a photo with the Easter Bunny (unidentified person in the costume) outside the agency's door during the Easter parade on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri; address (in part) on door reads "4638 J.C. Nichols Pkwy.", April 3, 1988, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten date on photo: 1988.
Patricia Stevens at the Easter parade
Patricia Stevens, with open umbrella, walking with a crowd of others in their Easter clothes along a street on the Country Club Plaza during the Easter parade; a young girl, young boy, teenage girl and several women behind them are pictured., 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Patricia Stevens in front of the Neptune Fountain on the Country Club Plaza
Patricia Stevens posing for a photo in front of the Neptune Fountain on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City during the Easter parade; wearing a white coat, white gloves, and holding an umbrella; facing the camera and smiling; other pedestrians can be seen in the background., 1969, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on photo border: Patricia - Easter '69 ; Photographer's stamp on verso: Zook Photography, Wilbur K. Zook [Overland Park address].
Patricia Stevens in front of the Neptune Fountain on the Country Club Plaza
Patricia Stevens posing for a photo in front of the Neptune Fountain on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City during the Easter parade; wearing a white coat, white gloves, and holding an umbrella; facing the camera and smiling; other pedestrians can be seen in the background., 1969, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on photo border: Easter '69; photographer's stamp on verso: Zook Photography, Wilbur K. Zook [Overland Park address].
Patricia Stevens on the Country Club Plaza
Patricia Stevens holding an open umbrella and standing by the Neptune Fountain near a concrete bench on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri as part of the Easter Parade festivities; road sign reading "Wornall Rd." and several cars can be seen behind her; she's facing the camera and smiling., 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Patricia Stevens watching a model at the Easter parade
Unidentified model in a short yellow dress and white hat, gloves, shoes, and handbag at the Easter parade on the Country Club Plaza; a line of people behind her are watching including Patricia Stevens (far left) and Flo Stevens (likely; second from the right)., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Patricia and Melissa Stevens with Kathy Denton in New York
Patricia Stevens, Melissa Stevens, and Kathy Denton, standing on the street together in New York City outside of the 1407 Broadway showrooms; all wearing dresses and carrying purses., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photo is one of two affixed to a sheet of paper with the following handwritten text relating to it: "The Big Apple" New York City … 3. "1407 Broadway" Showrooms (Patricia, Melissa, Kathy De[nton]).
Sheila Stevens by the J.C. Nichols Memorial Fountain
Sheila Stevens in a white jacket and dress standing beside the J.C. Nichols Memorial Fountain on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Mo. during the Easter Parade., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Mrs. S. 1-8410; Photographer's stamp on verso: Zook Photography, Wilbur K. Zook [Overland Park address]; photo has been cropped.
Sheila Stevens with a friend on the Country Club Plaza
Sheila Stevens standing with an unidentified girl somewhere on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri during the Easter Parade; Sheila has on a white jacket and a bow in her hair; the unidentified girl is wearing a plaid jacket and white gloves; both facing the camera and smiling., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Tourists and street vendors in New York City
Tourists with street vendors photographed on a Fashion Merchandising trip to New York City; likely taken from the top of a double decker tour bus; tourists all have their backs to the camera as they examine the merchandise for sale; most have handbags or backpacks; parking meter is in the foreground., No date; likely 1990s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: NY1.
Unidentified group of teenage girls holding yellow flowers
Four unidentified young women, each holding a bouquet of yellow flowers, standing together for a photo outside of an unidentified building in an unidentified city; all facing the camera and smiling., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.