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Owners of The Shawnee County Reporter, Rossville, Kansas

Bill Murray and his wife, Betty, purchased the Rossville Reporter in March of 1953. The name was then changed to The Shawnee County Reporter. The Murrays sold the paper in 1967 to the Pictorial Times, a Topeka paper. Their daughter Diane is also pictured. This photograph is provided through a pilot project to host unique cultural heritage materials from local libraries on Kansas Memory and was accomplished by mutual agreement between the Northeast Kansas Library System, the Rossville Community Library, and the Kansas Historical Society.

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Winnie and Larry McClain, Rossville, Kansas

Winnie and her son, Larry, enjoying watermelon at the Lions watermelon feed in Rossville, Kansas, September 1960. This photograph is provided through a pilot project to host unique cultural heritage materials from local libraries on Kansas Memory and was accomplished by mutual agreement between the Northeast Kansas Library System, the Rossville Community Library, and the Kansas Historical Society.

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Boy Scouts, Cheney, Kansas

This black and white photograph shows members of an African American Boy Scout troop during a camp out in Cheney, Kansas.

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Boswell Junior High School football team, Topeka, Kansas

This black and white photo depicts the football team from Boswell Junior High School in Topeka Kansas. The team members are identified by the following rows: First Row: Eddie Townsend, Paul Tholl, Charles Scott, Jim Weir, Pat Hutcheson, Galen Holston, Kirk Snyder, Bill Larson, Jim Sapp, Steve Dolan. Second Row: Ron Fraker, Paul Morehouse, Martin Cummings, Mike Oroke, Ken Dickson, Phil Davenport, Bob Davis, Dennis Wood, Rex Gentry. Third Row: Tom Gaddie, Mike Bolley, Orange Dean, John Armstrong, Rob Balsters, Ivan Johnson, Chuck Neff, Paul Gray. Fourth Row: Steven Dean, Hilo Smith, Richard Sicks, Marvin Lawton, Preston Carrington, Bill Barker, Galen Schwarz, Walter Hatke. Fifth Row: Bruce Dolan, Gary Hodison, Mike Hutcheson, Ronny Davis, Randy Holstrom, John Majorkurth, Robert Stevenson, Jim Perry. Sixth Row: Donnell Alston, Bill Stevenson, David Wesley, Bill Gilmore, Jim Holford, Leroy Lindsey, Bill Craig, Les Dodd, Steve Wilson, Jerry Holstrom.

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Easter egg hunt, Topeka, Kansas

A photograph of children and adults at the Governor's Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Cedar Crest, Topeka, Kansas. Hazel Vivian Bowles Avery, Governor Avery's wife, is standing on the platform.

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Fiesta Mexicana Queen, Topeka, Kansas

Topeka Daily Capital

This black and white photograph shows seventeen year old Anna Maria Tetuan making final adjustment to her coronation costume, with the assistance of Mrs. Felipe Rangel, before being crowned the annual Fiesta Mexicana Queen. The queen's escort Dan Alcala, eight year old ring bearer Felipe Rangel Jr., and five year old flower girl Celia Rangel look on.

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Quincy School Topeka, Kansas

Schrock, John Edward

This black and white photograph shows Mrs. Irma Barry's first grade class at Quincy school in Topeka, Kansas. At the back of the classroom, Valentine decorations are arranged on the bulletin board. A caption with students' names is provided in the lower portion of the image along with the date the photo was taken and the name of the school's principal Mr. Robert H. Loomis.

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William Henry Avery

A photograph of Governor William Henry Avery with two young boys in wheelchairs. This photograph of Avery was probably campaigning for a second term as governor. He was born August 11, 1911 near Wakefield, Kansas, and graduated from Wakefield High School and the University of Kansas. In 1964, Avery was elected the 37th governor of Kansas. He served one term as governor, losing a re-election bid to Robert Docking in 1966.

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Santa Fe courier nurse

Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company

This black and white photograph shows a Santa Fe courier nurse assisting young passengers. The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company assigned registered nurses, known as couriers, to their passenger trains from the 1930s to the 1960s to attend to the medical needs of passengers. During their cross country travels the nurses, also, assisted with certain administrative duties or errands that required attention.

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East Topeka Jr. High Cheerleaders, 1966-67.

This black and white photograph shows the cheerleaders of East Topeka Jr. High School.

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