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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 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 Stevens model stands by a horse carriage during a leg wrap sandals promotion
An African American Stevens model wears a yellow long-sleeved blouse with large collar lapels and cuffs under a horizontal-striped bib of primary colors and matching hot pants and brown sandals with leg wraps that end just below her knees. As she promoting leg wraps for Macy's at the corner of 46th Street and Broadway Boulevard on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri she stands in front of the wheel of a horse carriage holding carnations in her left hand. Two men stand behind her looking out toward the street., No date; likely early 1970s, 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 models promotes leg wrap sandals
An African American Stevens model promoting leg wraps for Macy's at the corner of 46th Street and Broadway Boulevard on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri wears a yellow long-sleeved blouse with large collar lapels and cuffs under a horizontal-striped bib of primary colors and matching hot pants and brown sandals with leg wraps that end just below her knee. Another model is behind her with her back to the photographer. A woman wearing a rain scarf over her hair is talking to the other model in the background., No date; likely early 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 12 - 13.
Back to school fashion show model in a black top with red skirt
Model wearing a black top with a red skirt with a floral print and wearing sandals on stage during a Back to School Fashion Show at J.C. Penny's at the Oak Park Mall; arms at her sides; 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 sleeveless purple shirt
Model wearing a sleeveless purple shirt and a denim skirt with sandals on stage during a Back to School Fashion Show at J.C. Penny's at the Oak Park Mall; standing at one corner of the stage; 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 plaid pants
Model wearing a sleeveless shirt and red plaid pants with sandals on stage during a Back to School Fashion Show at J.C. Penny's at the Oak Park Mall; standing at one corner of the stage; 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.
Captain's hat and a swimsuit in the snow during the K.C. Boat, Sports & Travel Show
The K.C. Boat, Sports & Travel Show beauty queen laughs as she walks in the snow with her left side to the photographer while wearing a captains hat, one-piece swimsuit, and white sandals. Bare branches of a tree are visible behind her. The K.C. Boat, Sports & Travel Show was held at Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri., February 1-10, 1974, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 5 - 6
Carol Stauffer wears a swimsuit during the Miss Kansas City 1975 pageant
Miss Kansas City 1975 contestant, Carol Stauffer, wears a one-piece light pink swimsuit with tiny white flower lined up in vertical rows and white piping around all edges as well as high-heeled sandals as she walks to her right on stage during the Miss Kansas City 1975 pageant in Pierson Auditorium on the Volker campus of the University of Missouri-Kansas City in Kansas City, Missouri. Members of the band can be seen behind the stage., March 14, 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 3 - 4
Carol Stauffer wears an evening gown during the Miss Kansas City 1975 pageant
Miss Kansas City 1975 contestant, Carol Stauffer, walks to her right across the stage wearing a floral evening gown of pink, white, blue, and lavender and white high-heeled sandals during the Miss Kansas City 1975 pageant in Pierson Auditorium on the Volker campus of the University of Missouri-Kansas City in Kansas City, Missouri., March 14, 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 3 - 4
Casual full-length skirt during the Boat Show Fashion Show
A Stevens model walks across stage wearing an oversized brown sweatshirt with a large left breast pocket over, what might be a longer blouse, a full-length floral skirt and socks with sandals during the Boat Show Fashion Show in the Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Melissa Stevens' head is visible just above a podium at the back of the stage., 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 7 - 9.
Casual women's clothing during the Boat Show Fashion Show
A Stevens model smiles as she walks wearing a rose-colored button down shirt opened to reveal a white t-shirt underneath, pleated khaki pants with a brown belt, and brown sandals with white socks during the Boat Show Fashion Show in the Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, Missouri. A brown leather purse is barely visible to her left side., 1995, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 7 - 9.
Charleen Shepherd, Miss Raytown 1970, during the Miss Raytown 1972 pageant
Charleen Shepherd, Miss Raytown 1970, from her left side, holds a microphone to her mouth with her right hand while wearing a purple, sleeveless evening gown with a floral bodice, a bracelet, and sandals during the Miss America Preliminary Contest for Miss Raytown 1972, in Raytown, Missouri., September 1971, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 14 - 16. Typed label below photograph, "Miss Raytown 1970 Charlene Shepherd."
Contestant (2) in a swimsuit during the K.C. Boat, Sports & Travel Show
Miss Boating 1976 contestant (2) wears a white one-piece swimsuit with a green, purple, blue, and pink floral pattern and a skirt bottom and green sandals with heels during the K.C. Boat, Travel and Sports Show which was held in the Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri. A marble wall is behind her., January 30-February 8, 1976, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 5 - 6
Contestant (28) during the K.C. Boat, Sports & Travel Show
Miss Boating 1976 contestant (28) wears a one-piece pastel floral print swimsuit and white sandals during the K.C. Boat, Travel and Sports Show which was held in the Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri., January 30-February 8, 1976, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 5 - 6
Contestant (32) during the K.C. Boat, Sports & Travel Show
Contestant 32 stands by a tall plant while wearing a one piece scoop-neckline swimsuit that is yellow from the neck to the drop waistline and tiny horizontal yellow and black stripes on the bottoms. The waistline has two gold buttons about four inches apart just below the navel. Red piping outlines the neckline and the drop waistline during the K.C. Boat, Sports & Travel Show, held in the Little Theater of the Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri. She wears brown sandals and holds her contestant card in her left hand by her left thigh., January 9, 1970, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 5 - 6
Contestant (5) and (6) during the K.C. Boat, Sports & Travel Show
Miss Boating contestants (5) and (6) wearing matching lime green bikinis and white sandals stand side by side during the K.C. Boat, Sports & Travel Show held in the Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri., January 31-February 9, 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 5 - 6
Contestant 1 wearing a summer outfit during a beauty pageant at Patricia Stevens Career College, Talent Agency, and Dress Shop
Contestant 2 wears a gray t-shirt and shorts with vertical, navy blue pinstripes, a navy blue collar, waistband, and pocket, navy blue piping around the short sleeves, v-neck, and leg openings, and black sandals as she holds her contestant number card mid-waist in her right hand. She stands in front of a Patricia Stevens Agency banner that hangs behind her on silver lamé drapes during a beauty pageant at the Patricia Stevens studio., 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.
Contestant 12 wearing a summer outfit during a beauty pageant at Patricias Stevens Career College, Talent Agency, and Dress Shop
Contestant 12 wears a chain necklace, matching navy blue t-shirt and shorts where the two white stripes down the side of the shirt line up with the same stripes on the shorts, a drawstring white bow at the waist of the shorts, and white sandals with ankle straps holds her contestant number card (12) in her left hand and stands in front of a Patricia Stevens agency banner that hangs behind her on silver lamé drapes during a beauty pageant at Patricia Stevens studio., 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
Contestant 14 during the K.C. Boat, Sports & Travel Show
Miss Boating 1976 contestant 14 wearing a brown one-piece swimsuit with a diamond pattern woven into the cloth and three straps on each shoulder that gather at the shoulder to construct a triangle during the K.C. Boat, Travel and Sports Show which was held in the Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri. She also wears platform taupe sandals and a heart-shaped necklace. A brown marble wall is visible behind her., January 30-February 8, 1976, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 5 - 6
Contestant 14 wearing a summer outfit during a beauty pageant at Patricia Stevens Career College, Talent Agency, and Dress Shop
Contestant 14 wears a chain necklace, white, cap-sleeved, v-neck t-shirt, red/orange velour shorts, and black sandals with ankle straps as she holds her contestant number card (14) in her right hand and stands in front of a Patricia Stevens agency banner that hangs behind her on silver lamé drapes during a beauty pageant at Patricia Stevens studio., 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
Contestant 15 wearing a summer outfit during a beauty pageant at Patricia Stevens Career College, Talent Agency, and Dress Shop
Contestant 15 wears a necklace with a small gem, a white, v-neck t-shirt with red/orange cap sleeves, waistband, and short with kelly green piping around the v-neck and the leg openings of the shorts, and white sandals as she holds her contestant number card (15) mid-waist in her left hand and stands in front of a Patricia Stevens agency banner that hangs behind her on silver lamé drapes during a beauty pageant at Patricia Stevens studio., 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
Contestant 16 wearing a summer outfit during a beauty pageant at Patricia Stevens Career College, Talent Agency, and Dress Shop
Contestant 16 wears a white, cap-sleeved, v-neck t-shirt with a small collar and butterflies printed down the right side of the v-neck and turquoise shorts with white stripes down the sides, a wrist watch, and taupe sandals with ankle straps as she holds her contestant number card (16) in her right hand and stands in front of silver lamé drapes during a beauty pageant at Patricia Stevens studio., 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
Contestant 17 wearing a summer outfit during a beauty pageant at Patricia Stevens Career College, Talent Agency, and Dress Shop
Contestant 17 wears a black bead choker necklace, a burgundy blouse with white starfish printed occasionally on the shirt, blouse shorts, and turquoise sandals with ankle straps as she holds her contestant number card (17) mid-waist in her right hand and stands in front of silver lamé drapes during a beauty pageant at Patricia Stevens studio., 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
Contestant 2 wears a swimsuit during the Miss Boating 1981 contest
Contestant 2 wears a black one-piece swimsuit with one strap around her neck and a banner printed on the front of pink, aqua, and orange, small hoop earrings, and taupe sandals during the Miss Boating 1981 contest. She holds her contestant number card in her right hand. Silver lamé drapes are behind her. This photograph was taken at the Patricia Stevens studio., No date; likely January 1981, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 14 - 16.
Contestant 20 wears a teal swimsuit during the 1980 K.C. Boat & Sport show
Contestant 20 wears a teal one-piece swimsuit that is gathered down the center and a single spaghetti strap around her neck, blue earrings, a gold wrist watch, and teal sandals during the Miss Boat Show contest on stage in front of silver lamé drapes at Patricia Stevens studio for the K.C. Boat, Sports, & Travel Show in Kansas City, Missouri., No date; likely January 1980, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 46, Folder 13 - 14.
Contestant 21 through 30 during the K.C. Boat, Sports & Travel Show
Contestant 20 through 30 stand on stage with a flag of the United States of America during the K.C. Boat, Sports & Travel Show, held in the Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri. Contestant 20, farthest to the left and standing in front of the flag wears a one-piece navy blue swimsuit with gold buttons down the center and a dropped-waist red belt held with a gold buckle and white sandals. She holds her contestant card in her left hand by her left hip. To her left, contestant 22 wears a black one-piece swimsuit, black pumps, and holds her contestant card in her right hand by her right hip. To her left, contestant 23 wears a white, high neckline, one-piece swimsuit with white pumps and holds her contestant card in her right hand by her right hip. A microphone stands on the floor in front of the stage and is in front of her. To her left, contestant 24 wears a black and white vertically striped bikini and holds her contestant card in her left hand by her left hip. She is barefoot. To her left, contestant 25 wears a red one-piece swimsuit, red pumps, and holds her contestant card in her left hand by her left hip. To her left, contestant 26 wears a red one-piece swimsuit where the bodice laces up with a white cord, white sandals, and holds her contestant card in her in her left hand by her left hip. To her left, contestant wears a one-piece swimsuit where the green and purple stripes burst out of a gather on her left side. She holds her contestant card in her left hand by her left hip and wears sandals. To her left, contestant 28 wears a brown bikini with beige polka dots, red shoes, and holds her contestant card in her in her left hand by her left hip. To her left, contestant 29 wears a shiny pink one-piece swimsuit, a white choker necklace, and white sandals as she holds her contestant card in her left hand by her left hip. To her left, contestant 30 wears a black one-piece swimsuit that laces up in the center of the bodice, gray pumps, and holds her contestant card in her right hand by her right hip., January 28 - February 6, 1972, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 5 - 6
Contestant 21 wearing a casual outfit during a beauty pageant at Patricia Stevens Career College, Talent Agency, and Dress Shop
Contestant 21 wears a white long-sleeved blouse with a black bolo tie around the collar and a left side pocket, putty, pleated slacks, brown sandals and a ring as she holds her contestant number card (21) mid-waist in her right hand and stands in front of a Patricia Stevens agency banner that hangs behind her on silver lamé drapes during a beauty pageant at Patricia Stevens studio., 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

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