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African American Stevens model has the jacket unzipped of a sky blue ski outfit during the Ski K.C. fashion show
An African American Stevens model wears a sky blue ski cap, an unzipped sky blue ski jacket with a navy blue and white jagged stripe across the chest over sky blue ski bibs, and a white turtleneck sweater and white gloves during a Ski K.C. Fashion Show at the Adams Mark Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri., 1983, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 4 - 5.
African American Stevens model puts her hands in her pockets during the Ski K.C. fashion show
An African American Stevens model puts her hands in the pockets of jacket of horizontal stripes of white and gray and a burnt orange collar, cuffs, and waistband. She also wears a knit ski cap, burnt orange pants tucked into suede boots during a Ski K.C. Fashion Show at the Adams Mark Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri., 1983, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 4 - 5.
African American Stevens model wears a jacket of gray and white stripes during the Ski K.C. fashion show
An African American Stevens model wears a ski cap, an unzipped jacket of horizontal stripes of white and gray and a burnt orange collar, cuffs, and waistband over a gray turtleneck sweater and burnt orange pants tucked into suede boots, and she carries silver ski gloves during a Ski K.C. Fashion Show at the Adams Mark Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri., 1983, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 4 - 5.
African American Stevens model wears a sky blue ski outfit during the Ski K.C. fashion show
An African American Stevens model wears a sky blue ski cap, a sky blue ski jacket with a navy blue and white stripe across the chest over sky blue ski bibs, and white gloves and ski boots during a Ski K.C. Fashion Show at the Adams Mark Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri., 1983, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 4 - 5.
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."
African American family at the Easter parade
Unidentified African American family (Man, woman, two daughters) standing in front of the green curtain and sign for the Patricia Stevens Agency at the Easter parade on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri; all standing facing the camera and smiling., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Alex Julian, Stephanie Ulsh, and Debbie Mountain talk about women's fashions
Alex Julian, designer, holds a microphone as he listens to Stephanie Ulsh, Special Events and Fashion Director of Swanson's clothing store, speak. Debbie Mountain, Stevens model, stands to the left of Ms. Ulsh modeling a beige and brown plaid suit with a wide brown belt over a white, vertically striped blouse. She has a cream and beige striped coat thrown over her left shoulder. Mr. Julian wears tinted eyeglasses, a dark tie, and a brown plaid sports jacket. Ms. Ulsh wears a red and blue scarf rolled around her neck and a blue blouse, and a dark watch on her right wrist., September 15-16, 1983, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 4 - 5.
Alexander Julian and three Stevens models show his women's clothing designs
Alex Julian, designer, answers audience questions as Stevens models Debbie Mountain, Cindy Hurst, and Margie Robbins, stand behind him wearing suits of his design during an event to honor his very first collection for women at Swanson's on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri. Mr. Julian wears a brown plaid sports jacket, a necktie, tinted eyeglasses, and holds a microphone. Debbie Mountain wears a brown suit jacket over a brown sweater vest over a blouse with the collar popped. Ms. Hurst wears a white blouse with vertical stripes with the collar popped, a double-breasted suit of brown and black vertical stripes, and a gold chain link bracelet. Margie Robbins wears a dark suit jacket., September 15-16, 1983, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 4 - 5.
Alexander Julian describes his design that Margie Robbins is modeling
Alex Julian, clothing designer, from his right side, holds a microphone to describe his design that Stevens model, Margie Robbins, is modeling. She wears a long dark coat during an event to honor his very first collection for women at Swanson's on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri., September 15-16, 1983, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 4 - 5.
All of the Miss Kansas USA 1983 pageant contestants on stage and up the stairs to the stage
The master of ceremonies back is turned to the photographer as he addresses the contestants on the stage and up the stairs to the stage during the evening gown portion of the Miss Kansas U.S.A. 1983 Beauty Pageant. Renee Ruch, eventual winner, is on the first step directly in front of the master of ceremonies. Renee wears earrings, a necklace, a white evening gown with spaghetti straps and sequins outlining the v-neckline and waistline, and white pumps., November 1982, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 14 - 16.
All of the Miss Kansas USA 1983 pageant contestants on stage wearing evening gowns
All of the contestants, approximately 40, stand on stage wearing evening gowns during the Miss Kansas U.S.A. 1983 Beauty Pageant. A lighted stage decoration hangs behind them with a white circle of lights around the letters "USA" and an eagle in red, white, and blue glitter., November 1982, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 14 - 16.
Angela Mills portrait
Portrait of Angela Mills wearing a solid colored shirt with a necklace; body turned slightly to the right and head facing the camera; smiling., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Text on photo border: Mills, A.
Angela Mills portrait
Portrait of Angela Mills in a sweater with a necklace and hair pulled back; body facing the camera with head turned to the right and smiling., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Angela Mills.
Angela Mills portrait
Portrait of Angela Mills in a sweater with a necklace and hair pulled back; facing the camera and smiling., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
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."
Audience watching a photoshoot
View of an audience watching a photoshoot take place in the distance; most seated, some standing., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Beth Wooden portrait
Informal portrait of Beth Wooden without her glasses and wearing a cardigan standing in front of closet doors; facing the camera with hands held behind her back and smiling., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Beth Wooden.
Beth Wooden portrait
Informal portrait of Beth Wooden with glasses and a cardigan standing in front of closet doors; facing the camera with hands held behind her back and smiling., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Beth Wooden.
Betsy Wells portrait
Portrait of Betsy Wells; body turned to the right of the photo and head turned back to face the camera; smiling., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Betsy Wells portrait
Portrait of Betsy Wells; body turned to the right of the photo and head turned back to face the camera; smiling., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Betsy Wells.
Betsy Wells portrait
Portrait of Betsy Wells; body turned to the right of the photo and head turned back to look at the camera from over her shoulder; smiling., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Betsy Wells.
Betsy Wells portrait
Portrait of Betsy Wells; body turned to the right of the photo and head turned back to face the camera; smiling., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Break dancing contest
Break dancing contest sponsored by JC Penney & KPRS at the Metro North Mall with Melissa Stevens as an emcee; several dancers are taking the stage in front of a large fountain; audiences on multiple upper levels around them are watching; a prop, red, hot air balloon is also on stage., July 28, 1984, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten date on verso: 7/28/84.
Break dancing contest
Break dancing contest sponsored by JC Penney & KPRS at the Metro North Mall with Melissa Stevens as an emcee; two dancers by a large fountain with audiences on an upper level all around watching., July 28, 1984, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten date on verso: 7/28/84.
Break dancing contest
Break dancing contest sponsored by JC Penney & KPRS at the Metro North Mall with Melissa Stevens as an emcee, seen speaking with an unidentified African American man; a large, yellow, prop hot air balloon is in the fountain in front of them and the audience on a higher level is seen around them., July 28, 1984, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten date on verso: 7/28/84.
Break dancing contest
Break dancing contest sponsored by JC Penney & KPRS at the Metro North Mall with Melissa Stevens as an emcee; one dancer on stage with two other watching (all African Americans) with Melissa Stevens and an unidentified African American man and unidentified white man behind the dancers in front of a large fountain; audiences on multiple upper levels around them are watching; a prop, red, hot air balloon is also on stage., July 28, 1984, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten date on verso: 7/28/84.
Break dancing contest
Break dancing contest sponsored by JC Penney & KPRS at the Metro North Mall with Melissa Stevens as an emcee, seen in the distance speaking with an unidentified African American man; several dancers both black white are dancing on the stage in front of a large fountain with a large, red, prop of a hot air balloon at the edge of the stage and an audience on different levels watching., July 28, 1984, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten date on verso: 7/28/84.
Break dancing contest
Break dancing contest sponsored by JC Penney & KPRS at the Metro North Mall with Melissa Stevens as an emcee; three dancers (African Americans) on stage with Melissa Stevens and an unidentified African American man behind them watching in front of a large fountain; audiences on multiple upper levels around them are watching; a prop, red, hot air balloon is also on stage., July 28, 1984, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten date on verso: 7/28/84.

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