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"bride" Stevens model and a "bridesmaid" Stevens model wear matching dresses during the J.C. Penney Spring and Summer Bridal Showing
Two Stevens models walk on the runway, one bride and one bridesmaid, during a JC Penney Spring and Summer Bridal Showing. The "bride" wears a wedding dress with a filmy inset from the high-collar to the square neckline, and golden ribbon woven around the collar, neckline, cuffs of the long sleeves, and the head piece, and she wears pumps. The "bridesmaid" wears a dress and head piece that matches the brides only in light blue. She also wears pumps. Both carry a one-flower bouquet., 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 10.
African American London House Model wears a full-length dress during the hot rod and custom auto show
An African American London House model wears a full-length dress of different shades of blue in a printed horizontal pattern and an inset light blue panel from the turtleneck, down the center of the bodice, around the waist, and then down the center of the skirt to the floor during the fashion show at the hot rod and custom auto show featuring London House models likely at the World of Wheels Auto Show in Municipal Auditorium, Kansas City, Missouri. She wears earrings and black pumps. A checkered flag boundary rope, a line of trophies and a yellow car are behind her and a crowd behind the car. "Kendall GT-1" is painted in red on the front passenger quarter panel of the car., No date; likely April 20-22, 1973, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 12 - 13.
African American London House Model wears a full-length navy blue dress with large white lapels during the hot rod and custom auto show
An African American model wears a navy blue, v-neck full-length dress with wide, white lapels and white ruffle cuffs on the long sleeves during the fashion show at the hot rod and custom auto show featuring London House models likely at the World of Wheels Auto Show in Municipal Auditorium, Kansas City, Missouri. She also wears a earrings, a brooch at the tip of the v-neck, and silver sandals as she stands in front of a yellow car, trophies on the floor, and a checkered flag barrier., No date; likely April 20-22, 1973, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 12 - 13.
African American London House Model wears a full-length white dress during the hot rod and custom auto show
An African American model wears a white, full-length turtleneck dress with short puffed sleeves and ruffles around a v-neck inset, earrings and a necklace during the fashion show at the hot rod and custom auto show featuring London House models likely at the World of Wheels Auto Show in Municipal Auditorium, Kansas City, Missouri. A car with painted with white ribbons on green and the passenger door open is behind her., No date; likely April 20-22, 1973, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 12 - 13.
African American London House Model wears a maroon full-length dress during the hot rod and custom auto show
An African American holds out the skirt of her maroon, sleeveless, full-length dress as she stands in front of a yellow Honda with "Kendall GT-4) on the right front quarter panel during the fashion show at the hot rod and custom auto show featuring London House models likely at the World of Wheels Auto Show in Municipal Auditorium, Kansas City, Missouri. There are trophies on the floor by the car and a checkered flag barrier behind her., No date; likely April 20-22, 1973, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 12 - 13.
African American London House Model wears a sweater set and blue pants during the hot rod and custom auto show
An African American model wears a earrings, a necklace, a white turtleneck sweater with a slate blue short-sleeved cardigan sweater over the turtleneck. The short-sleeved sweater has a red and white panel set into each shoulder of a panda bear; slate-blue cuffed pants, and black pumps during the fashion show at the hot rod and custom auto show featuring London House models likely at the World of Wheels Auto Show in Municipal Auditorium, Kansas City, Missouri. She stands in front of a yellow Honda with the words "Kendall GT-4" painted in red on the front passenger quarter panel. There are many trophies on the floor by the car. There is a checkered flag barrier between the model and the car., No date; likely April 20-22, 1973, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 12 - 13.
African American London House Model wears a white halter jumpsuit during the hot rod and custom auto show
An African American model wears a white shiny halter top jumpsuit with a wide white belt and sandals during the fashion show at the hot rod and custom auto show featuring London House models likely at the World of Wheels Auto Show in Municipal Auditorium, Kansas City, Missouri. She stands in front of a yellow car that members of the crowd surround. There is a checkered flag barrier between the model and the car and many trophies sitting on the floor by the car., No date; likely April 20-22, 1973, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 12 - 13.
African American London House model wears a slate blue sweater and pants during the hot rod and custom auto show
An African American model wears a slate blue sweater and cuffed pants during the fashion show at the hot rod and custom auto show featuring London House models likely at the World of Wheels Auto Show in Municipal Auditorium, Kansas City, Missouri. The v-neck, button-down cardigan has short sleeves and to inset red and white panels on each shoulder of panda bears. She wears a white turtleneck sweater underneath the cardigan, black pumps, a necklace and earrings. A checkered flag boundary rope, a line of trophies and a yellow car are behind her and a crowd behind the car. "Kendall GT-1" is painted in red on the front passenger quarter panel of the car., No date; likely April 20-22, 1973, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 12 - 13.
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 dress as she walks on the runway during the fashion show sponsored by KMBR 100 FM Stereo radio station in Kansas City, Missouri
An African American Stevens model wears a candlelight white, long-sleeved dress as she walks down the runway during a fashion show event likely sponsored by KMBR 100 FM Stereo radio station in Kansas City, Missouri. The dress buttons up the left side of the bodice to a lace collar. The waist is gathered by a belt. She also wears white heels with ankle straps. As she plays the strands of pearls she is wearing with her right hand, the skirt of the dress flairs out. Her left hand is on her hip., No date; likely between 1971 and 1980, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 14 - 16.
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 bride model during a bridal show
African American bride model wearing a white wedding gown with spaghetti straps during a bridal show at Mission Center; she's holding up the dress and looking down to the left with body facing the right of the photo., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Pkg- 2/6 neg - 7674.
African American model during a bridal show
African American model in a white sleeveless wedding dress during a bridal show at Mission Center; seen from the side, holding up the dress as she walks to the right of the photo; also seen is a male model in a tuxedo with white tie, and an audience member partially seen from behind; models are between two columns decorated with artificial flowers and Melissa Stevens is behind them speaking into a microphone., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Pkg- 2/6 neg - 7674.
African American model in a red outfit during a bridal show
African American model wearing red shorts and a matching red top with white sneakers during a bridal show at Mission Center; flutist and other musicians are partially seen behind her along with a column decorated with artificial flowers., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten text on verso: PKG. 4/6 NEG. 7678.
African American model in a wedding dress during a bridal show
African American model wearing a strapless wedding dress with structured bodice and a white necklace during a bridal show at Mission Center; looking to the right of the photo and standing between two columns decorated with artificial flowers., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten text on verso: PKG. 2/6 NEG. 7674.
African American model wearing a wedding gown during a bridal show
African American model wearing a white bride's gown standing between two columns during a bridal show at Mission Center; behind her can be seen other models waiting off stage as well as Melissa Stevens speaking into a microphone., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten text on verso: PKG. 6/6 NEG. 7680.
African American model wearing a wedding gown during a bridal show
African American model wearing a white bride's gown standing by a column with artificial flowers during a bridal show at Mission Center; behind her can be seen other models waiting off stage., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten text on verso: PKG. 6/6 NEG. 7680.
African American model wears a jumpsuit as she walks on the runway during the fashion show sponsored by KMBR 100 FM Stereo radio station in Kansas City, Missouri
An African American Stevens model walks on the runway wearing a short-sleeved jumpsuit of tiny vertical stripes of alternating white with pastel purple, pink, gray, blue, green, and yellow, a yellow plastic belt through belt loops at the waist, and a shiny yellow scarf around her neck, a purple purse with a shoulder strap worn across her body, and cream colored heels with cutouts on the sides during a fashion show event likely sponsored by KMBR 100 FM Stereo radio station in Kansas City, Missouri. A poster is on an easel just off the runway has a headshot photograph of a man and the name underneath of Paul Murphy., No date; likely between 1971 and 1980, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 14 - 16.
Alwyn Hopkins, a Stevens model, wears a bridesmaid's gown
Alwyn Hopkins, a Stevens model, wears a sleeveless bridesmaid's gown with a lace yoke insert on the bodice and a pleated full-length skirt during a JC Penney's Bridal Fashion Show at the Hyatt Regency in Kansas City, Missouri. She carries a bouquet of three white roses and ribbon and a silver shoulder purse., January 1980, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 4 - 5.
Angela Mills wears a forest green tennis outfit
Stevens model, Angela Mills, stands on stage with a tennis racket held horizontally with both hands way above her head during a JC Penney Bridal Fashion Show at the Hyatt Regency in Kansas City, Missouri. She wears a yellow visor, a forest green polo shirt with matching cuffed shorts, cuffed white socks with green and gold stripes around the cuff, and tennis shoes., January 1980, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 4 - 5.
Animal print bikini during the Boat Show Fashion Show
A Stevens model walks on stage wearing an brown animal print crushed velveteen bikini with a matching skirt cover-up and black pump shoes during the Boat Show Fashion Show in the Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, Missouri. The seated audience, two sailboats, and a large fan are visible behind the stage., 1996, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 7 - 9
Asian American model wears shorts with a jacket during the Boat Show Fashion Show
An Asian American model stands on stage during the Boat Show Fashion Show in the Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, Missouri wearing a hunter green car length rain jacket over a burgundy sweatshirt and cream colored shorts with scrunch socks and chukka boots. The next model is visible behind her wearing a overcoat over shorts., 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 7 - 9.
Back of a blue and turquoise bikini during the Boat Show Fashion Show
A Stevens model, likely Jessica Simpson, stands with her back to the photographer and looks over her right shoulder wearing a blue and turquoise bikini with cream colored high heel shoes during the Boat Show Fashion Show in the Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, Missouri. A seated audience and a sailboat can be seen behind the stage. Melissa Stevens, wearing red, can be seen talking into a microphone at a podium at the back of the stage., 1996, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 7 - 9
Back to school fashion show model in a blue shirt
Blonde model with wearing a blue shirt and blue jeans on stage during a Back to School Fashion Show at J.C. Penny's at the Oak Park Mall; behind is an audience in the store with signage, advertising, and balloons., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Back to school fashion show model in a blue shirt
Blonde model with wearing a blue shirt and blue jeans on stage during a Back to School Fashion Show at J.C. Penny's at the Oak Park Mall; behind is an audience in the store with signage, advertising, and balloons; two little girls are seated on the floor behind her., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Back to school fashion show model in a red shirt
Blonde model with wearing a red shirt and blue jeans on stage during a Back to School Fashion Show at J.C. Penny's at the Oak Park Mall; behind is an audience in the store with signage, advertising, and balloons; two little girls are sitting on the floor behind her., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.

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