LaBudde & Marr | Archival Collections - Urban Planning

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= Collection has print material (housed in LaBudde Special Collections)    = Collection has audio material (housed in Marr Sound Archives)

Billy G. Asby Collection
Kansas City-area architect, whose work ranged from a small hamburger drive-in to large industrial buildings, 1926-2010

 

L. Perry Cookingham Collection
Distinguished city manager of Kansas City, Missouri, serving from 1940-1959

Note: audio material housed with print collection

 

U.S. Epperson Collection
Prominent Kansas City businessman and philanthropist (1861-1927) and wife (d. 1939), whose palatial home at 5200 Cherry Street has served as a number of different types of offices, classrooms and spaces at UMKC over the years, 1893-1939

 

Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Collection
Director of UMKC Libraries (1950-1985), namesake of Miller Nichols Library's Special Collections Department (dedicated 2002), Professor Emeritus of American Studies, scholar and world traveler, 1920-2000

 

Theodore Lawrence Painting Company Collection
Head of a successful painting company in Kansas City, 1878-1974

 

J.E. Lynn Railroad Memorabilia Collection
General Passenger Agent for the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad office located in Kansas City, and collector of railroad memorabilia, 1896-1960

 

Map & Atlas Collection
See: Rare Book Collections - Map & Atlas Collection

 

Railroad Collection
Miscellaneous collection largely comprised of railroad company certificates, as well as weekly reports, railroad time cards, company rules and invitations

 

Rockhill Homes Association Collection
Organizational papers related to the Kansas City neighborhood association, 1950s-2010s

 

T. E. Roderick Collection
Business correspondence related to the formation of the agricultural conglomerate Ozark Peach and Apple Farm Co., 1912-1914

 

Robert M. Snyder, Jr. Collection
See: Rare Book Collections - Snyder Collection

 

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