Pages

"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 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 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.
Bridal couple and two couples of attendants
Six Stevens models stand on stage during a JC Penney's Bridal Fashion Show at the Hyatt Regency in Kansas City, Missouri. The bride wears and off the shoulder white wedding gown with ruffles around the bottom, white net gloves, and a floor-length veil. The groom to her right, wears a black tuxedo and bow tie. Both bridesmaids on the either side of the bride and groom wear lavender, sleeveless bridesmaids dresses with a ruffle around the collar and the bottom of the gown. The groomsmen wears gray tuxedo jackets. The one of the left wears gray tuxedo pants. The African American groomsman on the right wears black tuxedo pants., 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.
Bridal show models
Eleven Patricia Stevens models in wedding gowns in a row on a makeshift stage during a bridal fashion show; Patricia Stevens (ca. 3 years old) is dressed as a flower girl and is standing with the other models; kneeler is in front of the stage; all holding bridal bouquets., 1953, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on photo: [arrow pointing to] Patricia -- Bridal Fashion Show, Sherri Bridals - 1953, All Patricia Stevens models; Stamped on verso: Wedding, Bride and Groom Service, 5012 Main Street, Kansas City 12, Mo.
Bride and groom models during a bridal show
Bride and groom models during a bridal show at Mission Center; groom on the left is wearing a tuxedo and the bride is wearing a white, short-sleeved wedding gown and holding up the hem with both hands; column and audience member can also be seen., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten text on verso: PKG. 6/6 NEG. 7680.
Bride and groom models during a bridal show
Bride and groom models during a bridal show at Mission Center; the bride with wearing a white wedding dress with off the shoulder straps and is holding up the hem with one hand and is taking the arm of the groom with the other; groom is wearing a traditional tuxedo and looking down; both standing between two columns decorated with artificial flowers with other models seen behind them; Melissa Stevens can be partially seen in the background., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Mission Center Bridal Show 2001 Pkg-1/6 Neg. 7673.
Bride and groom models during a bridal show
Bride model in a white sleeveless wedding gown during a bridal show at Mission Center; she is facing the right of the photo and holding up the skirt and looking down into the audience; the man is standing a distance away and facing the camera, wearing a suit and tie, with hands clasped in front of him; standing between two columns decorated with artificial flowers., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: PKG. 4/6 NEG. 7674.
Bride and groom models during a bridal show
Bride and groom models during a bridal show at Mission Center; the bride on the left is wearing a white wedding gown with off the shoulder sleeves and scoop neck and is holding the arm of the African American model groom who is wearing a traditional black suit, white shirt, and tie; both side by side and facing the camera., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: PKG. 3/6 NEG. 7677.
Bridesmaid model during a bridal show
Model in a strapless blue bridesmaid dress during a bridal show at Mission Center; holding up the hem to walk she's near a column with artificial flowers; Melissa Stevens can be made out speaking into a microphone behind her., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten text on verso: PKG. 6/6 NEG. 7680.
Bridesmaid model during a bridal show
Model wearing a light blue bridesmaid's dress with spaghetti straps during a bridal show at Mission Center; standing with hands behind her back and eyes closed, facing slightly to the right of the photo; beside her is a column decorated with artificial flowers and behind her can be seen other models and Melissa Stevens speaking into a microphone., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Mission Center Bridal Show 2001 Pkg- 1/6 neg - 7673.
Bridesmaid model during a bridal show
Model wearing a dark pink sleeveless bridesmaid dress and a string of pearls during a bridal show at Mission Center; facing the camera and standing near a column decorated with artificial flowers., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Mission Center Bridal Show 2001 Pkg- 1/6 neg - 7673.
Contact sheet of bridal and honeymoon fashions
Contact sheet of eleven color photographs from a JC Penney's Bridal Fashion Show. The Stevens models, both male and female, wear wedding costumes of bridal gowns, veils, bridesmaid's gowns, and tuxedos. Bouquets are in nearly every photograph. Two photographs are a line of nine models in possibly honeymoon clothing., January 1984, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 4 - 5.
Contact sheet of bridal fashions
Contact sheet of twelve color photographs from a JC Penney's Bridal Fashion Show. The Stevens models, both male and female, wear wedding costumes of bridal gowns, veils, bridesmaid's gowns, and tuxedos. One photograph of a mother-of -the-bride gown. Bouquets are in every photograph., January 1984, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 47, Folder 4 - 5.
Dark haired model during a bridal show
Dark haired model in a strapless wedding gown with structured bodice during a bridal show at Mission Center; standing near a column with artificial flowers around., 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten text on verso: PKG. 6/6 NEG. 7680.
Debbie Bryant Wilson and husband Rod
Debbie Bryant Wilson placing a candle among others with her new husband Rod Wilson; Debbie is wearing her wedding gown and veil and holding a bridal bouquet; Rod is in his tuxedo; both are looking downwards; some sort of plant is at the base of the candle holder., September, 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on photo: Debbie & Rod Wilson Sept. 1967.
Debbie Bryant Wilson and husband Rod
Newlyweds Debbie Bryant Wilson and husband Rod Wilson posing together for a photo; Debbie is wearing her wedding gown and veil while holding a bridal bouquet; Rod is in his tuxedo and has an arm around Debbie's waist; potted plants can be seen behind them; facing the camera and smiling., September, 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Wilbur Zook, 2912 West 44th Ave. Kansas City, k 66103.
Debbie Bryant's receiving line
Patricia, Melissa, and Flo Stevens greeting Debbie Bryant Wilson in the receiving line at her wedding; the Stevens' all have their backs to the camera; Debbie is wearing her wedding gown and veil and smiling., September, 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on photo: Patricia Stevens, Debbie, Melissa Stevens, Mrs. Stevens, In receiving line at Debbie's wedding.
Edna Page, Stevens model, wears a wedding gown with lace shoulder straps
Stevens model, Edna Page, wears a white wedding gown with lace shoulder straps and a ruffle around the bodice, and a mantilla during a JC Penney Bridal Fashion Show at the Hyatt Regency in Kansas City, Missouri. She carries a bouquet of pink roses, baby's breath, and greenery on a white lace holder., 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.
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"
Flo Stevens describes the bridal gown of the Stevens model walking the runway
Flo Stevens is speaking into a microphone from behind a podium in the role as master of ceremonies in the back right of the photograph. She wears large glasses, earrings, and a white sweater over a blue blouse. A sign on the front of the podium says "Radisson Muehlebach." A candelabra is behind Flo Stevens with the candles lit. A Edna Dill, a Stevens model, walks on the runway wearing a high collar, long-sleeved wedding gown with a large ruffle around the skirt and a Watteau train, and a chapel-length veil during a fashion bridal fair at the Radisson Muehlebach Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri. She carries a bouquet of orange lilies and beige ferns. There is a wedding arch at the back of the stage., 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.
Flo Stevens hosting a bridal fashion show
Flo Stevens presenting during a bridal show; she's standing to the right of the photo with one arm stretched up and outward and the other holding a microphone; to her left are four unidentified models, including one African America, in bridal gowns of varying styles; various floral arrangements are seen as well as some members of the audience behind them on an upper level; unidentified venue., No date; likely 1960s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Zook Photography Wilbur K. Zook 9830 Grandview, Overland Park, Kansas, 66212.
Flo, Patricia, and Sheila Stevens with newly married Debbie Bryant and Rod Wilson
Flo, Patricia, and Sheila Stevens posing for a photo with newlyweds Debbie Bryant Wilson and Rod Wilson; Flo is laughing; Debbie is wearing her wedding gown and veil and holding a bouquet of flowers while Rod has his tuxedo on and has a hand around Debbie's waist; all facing the camera and smiling., September, 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Wilbur Zook, 2912 West 44th Ave. Kansas City, k 66103.
Four Stevens models in wedding gown stand on a runway
Four Stevens model dressed in bridal gowns and veils stand at incremental spaces on a runway during a bridal fashion show at a clothing store. A large bouquet stands in the center of the runway by three large glass panels with "Liz Claiborne" on them. A person on the runway mostly out of the photograph to the left holds a wand with a feather on it and an eye mask. The backs of the audience's heads can be seen in the foreground of the photograph., No date; likely between 1981 and 1990, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Located with Scrapbooks in Box 48, Folder 17.

Pages