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"Cricket" publicity photograph for Disney Radio
A publicity photograph of "Cricket" a Patricia Stevens model and disc jockey for Radio Disney in Kansas City on AM 1190., 2002, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 12.
African American Stevens Model picks flowers
An African American Stevens model picks flowers from a flowering bush in a photograph for commercial use. She wears a short-sleeved, v-neck slate blue sweater and a matching skirt., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 6 - 7.
African American Stevens model gardening
An African American Stevens model arranges a flowering bush as if she is gardening in a photograph for commercial use. She wears a slate blue, short-sleeved, v-neck sweater and a matching skirt., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 6 - 7.
African American Stevens model wears a slate blue sweater
An African American Stevens model in a close-up photograph for commercial use stands by a flowering bush as she wears small hoop earrings and a short-sleeved, v-neck, slate blue sweater., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 6 - 7.
African American couple of Stevens models exchange gifts
Two African American Stevens models, sit on a couch in a photograph for Hallmark Cards. The female sits on the back of the couch and smiles at the male as she wraps her left hand behind his neck and hands him a gift with his right hand. She wears earrings and a long-sleeved, knit dress with a turtleneck collar. The man smiles at her as he sits on the couch with his left hand on the gift and wears a turtleneck sweater. Another gift is between them on the couch. There is a large houseplant and knick-knack shelves behind the couple. This is a photograph for Hallmark Cards., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 6 - 7. Handwritten on front left margin in red ink, "Hallmark Cards."
Angela Mills headshots
Stevens model, Angela Mills, in composite headshot photos. She wears a crew-neck sweater and a pearl necklace in one and is bare shouldered in the other. Her statistic and modeling agency information is printed on the bottom banner., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 6 - 7.
Annette Douglas and Derek Shelton stand in a room decorated for the holidays
Annette Douglas, smiles, stands and holds the lapels of Derek Shelton's suit jacket, both Stevens models, in a photograph for Hallmark Cards. They stand in a room decorated for the holidays as she wears a red, three-quarter sleeve, crew-neck dress, pearl necklace and pearl stud earrings, and open-toed black shoes. He wears a beige double breasted suit, white shirt, beige necktie and light brown shoes. His hands are behind his back and the photograph is from his left side., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 6 - 7. Handwritten on the front in the margin, "Patricia Stevens Models, Annette Douglas & Derek Shelton - Hallmark Cards."
Beauty contest winner
Unidentified beauty contest winner wearing her crown, cape, and holding a bouquet of red roses; seated and looking over to the left of the photo and smiling., No date; likely 1960s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: C and E Photography, 13743 Parker, Grandview, MO, 64030 [phone numbers].
Camper Rama Queen crowning
Crowning of the first Camper Rama Queen at the Ward Parkway Center; winner is wearing an evening gown with long white gloves and a sash with her title; two men are on either side of her, one watching the other place her crown on her head; behind them in a banner reading "Ward Parkway Center 1st annual Camper Rama 68 Apr[il 1968 …] Kansas Ci[ty]"; she's holding one arm in front of her and the other behind her., April 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso partially illegible: [xxx]a Jo Farmer April 19[68] age- [XX]; Photographer's stamp on verso: Photos by Dee Jay, Dee Jay Enterprises [phone number] [Overland Park address] C633-2 ; Sticker on verso: Patricia Stevens Model Agency 2000 Baltimore Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64108-1914 [phone number].
Cherry Barker (possibly) and unidentified man
Snapshot of a beauty queen (possibly Cherry Barker, Missouri State Fair Queen) in yellow shorts and a yellow blouse with her tiara and a sash reading "1971 Queen Missouri State" together with an unidentified man in a suit; both looking at one another and they have their arms around each others' waists; they're standing in front of a bus with a painted logo, the only part visible reads "Show"., No date; likely 1971, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Commercial image of male and female models at the Country Club Plaza
Two Stevens models sit on brick steps in front of a Spanish tile mural and a bush on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri for a photograph for commercial use. The female to the left tastes a vanilla ice cream cone as she wears a herringbone suit jacket over a cable knit sweater and a wool skirt. The male model sitting to her left turns to rest his left wrist on her left knee as he wears a herringbone suit jacket with elbow patches over a checked shirt, necktie, and a sweater vest. They are looking at each other., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 6 - 7. Stamped on back in red ink, "Photo Property Kansas City Times/Star Do Not Reproduce Without the Credit Line: Property Kansas City Times/Star Special Section"
Dede Lee and Shelly Bills during a KFC promotion
Dede Lee, dressed as a chicken with Shelly Bills, wearing a blue gown with spaghetti straps and a red Kentucky Fried Chicken sash standing in the lobby of an office building for a promotional photo; photocopier can be seen beside them., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on Polaroid border: Dede Lee & Shelly Bills, Kentucky Fried Chicken.
Derek Shelton relaxes in front of the fire during the holidays
Derek Shelton, African American male Stevens model, sits on a rug in front of a fireplace with a fire going that is decorated for the holidays, and reads a greeting card with a poinsettia on the front, in a photograph for Hallmark Cards. He wears a red sweater over a white shirt and brown pants and docksider shoes. A mug sits on the rug beside him., 1985, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 6 - 7. Stamped on back, "Property of Hallmark Cards, Inc. Not to be reproduced for any purposes. ®Hallmark Cards, Inc. 1985"
Derek Shelton, African American male Stevens model, drives a red convertible
Derek Shelton, African American male Stevens model, in a photograph for Hallmark Cards where he sits in, possibly, a red Fiat 124 Spider red convertible car on a brick road as he is wearing a polo shirt., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 6 - 7. Handwritten on back, "Derek Shelton, Patricia Stevens Model Agency, 4638 JC Nichols Pkwy., K.C., MO 64112, 816-531-3800. Property of Patricia Stevens Please Return." A stamp is too faded to read.
Derek Shelton, African American male Stevens model, wears a sports jacket
Derek Shelton, an African American male Stevens model, from his right side, sits with his left elbow on his knee and his left hand holding his chin and a pair of sunglasses as he wears a sports jacket, a red necktie, and cream-colored suit pants in a photograph for Hallmark Cards. His right hand rests on his right knee., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 6 - 7. Handwritten on back, "Derek Shelton, Patricia Stevens Model Agency, 4638 JC Nichols Pkwy., K.C., MO 64112, 816-531-3800. Property of Patricia Stevens Please Return." A stamp is too faded to read.
Dick Clark congratulating Patricia Stevens on her Miss Teenage Kansas City 1968 win
Newly crowned Miss Teenage Kansas City, Patricia Stevens, sits in a chair and smiles to her right at Dick Clark; Clark is on the right facing left and Stevens is on the left facing right; she is holding a trophy that is engraved with "Miss Teenage Kansas City 1968". A bouquet of roses lies on her lap. She is wearing a crown, an evening gown and long gloves. Dick Clark smiles as he looks down and touches at the bouquet with his right hand. He wears a suit jacket over a shirt with cuff links. (Dick Clark is written in red ink to the left of Dick Clark.), 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 14 - 16.
Dick Clark handing Patricia Stevens her trophy
Newly crowned Miss Teenage Kansas City, Patricia Stevens, being handed a trophy by Dick Clark; Clark is on the left facing right and Stevens is on the right facing left; she is holding a bouquet of roses and wearing her crown, an evening gown and long gloves., 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Wilbur Zook, Kansas City.
Doug Dimmel and Melissa Stevens tease in a bedroom photograph
Melissa Stevens and Doug Dimmel in a photograph for commercial use. Melissa, on the right side of the photograph sits on the side of the bed and looks teasingly back over her right shoulder at Doug Dimmel as she holds a lipstick up in her right hand. She wears earrings and a quilted 3/4 bed jacket over a night gown. On the left side of the photograph, Doug Dimmel leans over the other side of the bed holding up the handset of a telephone toward Melissa with a slight smile. He's wearing a robe. There is a wall hanging of potted flowers in a flower pot all made from buttons and baubles. The bedspread appears to match Melissa's bed jacket. There is a tufted round pillow behind Melissa on the bed., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 6 - 7.
Eight Stevens models create a exiting a rock church scene of a wedding
Eight Stevens models create a wedding scene of the Hispanic American wedding couple leaving a rock church with an arched doorway in a photograph for Hallmark Cards. The wedding couple in the middle are arm-in-arm while he wears a black tuxedo and bow tie. She wears a white, scoop-neckline wedding gown with a Watteau train and a mantilla-style veil. She holds a bouquet in her left hand. The woman to the left of the photograph wears a white three-quarter sleeve dress and peach pumps. The two men to her left wears suits. The woman farthest to the right wears a white suit. The woman to her right wears a pink dress. The man between the woman in the pink dress and the wedding couple wears a light-colored suit. They are tossing rice towards the couple., 1982, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 6 - 7. Stamped on back in black, "Property of Hallmark Cards, Inc. Not to be reproduced for any purposes. ®Hallmark Cards, Inc. 1982"
Eight Stevens models create a exiting the church scene of a wedding
Eight Stevens models stand on marble steps outside an concrete arched doorway of a church recreating a scene of a wedding couple exiting the church in a photograph for Hallmark Cards. The groom wears a three-piece, cutaway tuxedo and looks back over his left shoulder at the bride as he holds the door open with his right arm. The bride wears a white jersey, v-neck, long-sleeved wedding gown with a arm-length veil. The six other models, three men, three women, four to the left of the door, two to the right, toss rice toward the couple. The photograph is slightly blurred around the edges., 1979, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 6 - 7. Stamped on back in black, "Property of Hallmark Cards, Inc. Not to be reproduced for any purposes. ®Hallmark Cards, Inc. 1979"
First runner up, Lori Pence, the queen, and the second runner up for the Miss Wildwood pageant
Lori Pence, 1st runner-up in the Miss Wildwood beauty pageant, stands to the right of Miss Wildwood, seated in a wicker chair. To her left is the 2nd runner-up. Lori wears a white, sectioned evening gown with an empire waistline and with ribbons and lace around each horizontal section of about a foot and a half. The queen wears a deep pink evening gown with a ruffled, halter top and a wide waistband. She also wears a tiara and a "Wildwood" sash. Between Lori and the queen is a bouquet of red roses and greenery. To the queens left, the 2nd runner up wears a lavender evening gown with a crew-neckline, puffed short sleeves, and a wide, inset waistband. All three smile, hold trophies, and are wearing their navy blue contestant number ribbons. Lori was contestant 14. The 2nd runner up was contestant number 2., 1983, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 1 - 2
Five African American Stevens models create a graduation moment
Five African American Stevens models create a graduation moment on a stage in a photograph for Hallmark Cards. In the foreground, an older male to the right shakes the hand of a young male on the left. Between those two, three more "students" wait to be congratulated. They all wear black mortarboards, gold tassels, and black graduation gowns. The older man also wears a purple and pink hood., 1985, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 6 - 7.
Flo Stevens admiring Miss America's portrait
Flo Stevens gazing at and adjusting framed photograph of Debbie Bryant, Miss America, 1966; Stevens is smiling and the photo is in a white frame hung on a white wall; Stevens is placed so that it seems the two women are looking directly at one another., No date; likely 1966 or 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Photograph by Roy Inman, Kansas City Star.
Flo Stevens and Debbie Bryant
Flo Stevens in a sleeveless white gown and white evening gloves posing for a photo next to Debbie Bryant, Miss America 1966, also wearing a white evening gown and the Miss America crown with a suitcase on the floor beside her; both are looking directly at the camera and smiling; behind them, watching, is an older man in a suit with a cane held in front of him., 1966, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Flo Stevens and George Brett
Flo Stevens standing with George Brett at Royals Fashion Show; they're standing by a microphone which Brett has in one hand and are at the top of flight of stairs with people seated at tables behind them on two levels; Stevens is in an all white dress and Brett is wearing a suit and tie., 1982, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Flo Stevens and her daughters
Patricia Stevens, newly crowned Miss Teenage Kansas City, posing for a photo with her mother and sisters Sheila (left) and Melissa (right); Patricia is wearing an evening gown and her crown and holding a bouquet of roses and Flo has her head bent toward Patricia; both Sheila and Melissa have purses and Melissa is also carrying a camera., 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Wilbur Zook, Kansas City.
Flo Stevens and her daughters
Patricia Stevens, newly crowned Miss Teenage Kansas City, posing for a photo with her mother and sisters; Sheila (left) is holding Patricia's trophy and Patricia is holding a bouquet of roses and wearing her crown and evening gown; all facing the camera and smiling., 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Flo Stevens and her daughters
Patricia Stevens, newly crowned Miss Teenage Kansas City, posing for a photo with her mother and sisters; Sheila (left) is holding Patricia's trophy and Patricia is holding a bouquet of roses and wearing her crown and evening gown; all facing the camera and smiling., 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.

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