Headshot of KMBC transmitter chief Roy Barron wearing light colored button-up shirt. Facing his left at 30-degree angle away from camera with head turned at toward camera. Handwritten note and signature at bottom: "A Merry Christmas / Ray."
Billboard advertising KMBC's "Phenomenon" program. White background with dark text. Wooden billboard with three lights attached to top of frame pointing at advertisement. Brick building and car partially visible behind billboard. Handwritten on front of photo: "8247."
The Haden Family portrait. Left to right: James Lowell, Mary Elizabeth, Carl Sr., Kenny Thomas, Mary Jane, Sharon Kay, Carl Jr., Charlie. Handwritten note on front: "Our best wishes to you / The Haden Family."
Portrait of Wilma Friesen in dark plaid dress standing on porch or balcony ringing bell. Facing left of photo at 90-degree angle from camera with head turned toward camera and smiling. Bell on left edge of image. Left hand on bell pull. House edge with gutter drain on right edge. Trees and sky in background. Signature on railing in lower left of image.
Headshot of Caroline Ellis. Ellis sitting and facing her right at 45-degree angle away from camera with head turned toward camera and smiling. Wearing dark jacket, white ruffled scarf, flying duck brooch, and Pince-nez glasses. White background. Handwritten note and signature at top left corner: "To the one who for nearly eleven years has guided my life into very pleasant places. Thanks \u2013 Arthur / Caroline." Small number 5 written on bottom left corner. Photographer's signature in lower right corner: "Maurice Seymour."
Portrait of Helen Prince in dark top and metal necklace with hair curled against light background. Prince facing her right at 15-degree angle from camera, head turned to her left, and looking further left past camera. Handwritten note and signature in lower right corner: "With sincerest best wishes / Helen Prince."
Waist-up portrait of Gertrude Miller in medium-toned button-up dress with embellishments on chest. Light background. Standing behind and to left of KMBC-CBS microphone. Facing her right at 45-degree angle with head turned ford and looking in to camera. Both hands on microphone stand. Dark polish on nails. Rings on ring fingers of both hands. Handwritten note and signature in lower left: "12/16/43 / To A Very Fine Employer / "Mr. Church" / "Sincerely" / Gertrude Miller."
Mark Norman Smith standing in front large bookcase with doors holding one book in right hand and removing book from shelf with left hand. Smith wearing light colored suit and facing bookcase at 90-degree angle away from camera. Radio-locator coverage map on left bookcase door. "Radio Daily" and "Radio Audience Measurement" books on lower shelf. Open door visible in background.
Kit & Kay portrait. Two women wearing white cowboy hats, white long-sleeve shirts, and black vests. Both holding guitars and standing on either side of KMBC microphone. Inscribed: "Best wishes from Kit and Kay." Label on bottom of photo reads: "Start your day with Kit and Kay - KMBC Kansas City / best programs on the air...dawn to midnight."
KMBC stage from balcony. Men and women in formal dress seated in folding chairs in semi-circle on stage. Six men standing near podium at front and center of stage. KMBC musicians in background on piano, guitar, and accordion including P. Hans Flath on organ to left. Millie and Sue Bybee seated on right. Equipment visible on floor in front of stage. Seating and audience members visible in middle ground. Camera visible in foreground.
KMBC building, broadcast room. KMBC building, broadcast room. Large room with radio equipment. Large consoles to right including open reel machines. Two desks in center foreground with transcription phonograph. Unidentified man, possibly Ray Moler, standing in front of open reel machines. Linoleum floor. Fluorescent lighting.
Headshot of Frank Young in medium-toned suit, light shirt, and diagonally striped tie against light background. Facing forward and looking in to camera with slight smile. Hair parted on his left. Signature on right center.
George Higgins, General Manager, KMBC AM-TV; H.P. Peters, President of Peters, Griffin and Woodward; and Gene Dennis, Advertising Executive in dark suits holding drinks having conversation. Peters and Dennis smoking. Dennis wearing glasses and ring on left ring finger.