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RKO Capitol Theatre

Date: January 23 1928
Description: View from the back towards the RKO Capitol Theatre stage.
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Sedgwick County 4-H Band

Date: 1929
Description: 4-H band from Sedgewick County, Kansas. The band attended the International Harvester livestock show and Boys & Girls Club conclave.
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Shawl Pageant

Date: March 16 1934
Description: Woman's Club Shawl pageant with Mrs. Rose Incorvino, Mrs. Jenni Parisi, Mrs. Annie Nania, and Mrs. Lousa Audini, dressed in Italian shawls, Greenbush.
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"The Hare and the Hedgehog"

Date: December 11 1934
Description: Longfellow School children on stage perform a scene from the folk play "The Hare and the Hedgehog." Longfellow School is located in the Greenbush neighborh...
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Boy Scout Drum & Bugle Corps

Date: February 10 1946
Description: Four Lakes Council Boy Scout Drum & Bugle Corps on stage at Central High School, in uniforms with instruments and flags, for Victory concert.
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Armond Huseboe Orchestra

Date: April 08 1944
Description: Armond Huseboe holding his saxophone and standing on the bandstand in front of his band of five musicians with their instruments.
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Armond Huseboe Orchestra

Date: April 08 1944
Description: Six musicians, four standing and two seated, of the Armond Huseboe orchestra.
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Seven East High School Seniors and Cake

Date: June 06 1935
Description: Seven East High School seniors and one woman sitting on stage with a tiered birthday cake with candles.
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Emerson School P.T.A. Anniversary Program

Date: February 20 1935
Description: Girls dressed in colonial costumes are standing around a table with a birthday cake at the Emerson School P.T.A. 38th anniversary program.
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Fan Dancer

Date: September 28 1933
Description: Fan dancer Rosita Carmen performing at the Orpheum Theatre, while offstage she is accompanied by the organist Mac Bridwell.
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Fan Dancer

Date: September 28 1933
Description: Rosita Carmen, burlesque dancer, performing with feather fans on the stage of the Orpheum Theatre.
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Chanticleer Orchestra

Date: September 02 1931
Description: Group portrait of Chanticleer "Lanky Neal" Orchestra dressed in identical suits and two-tone shoes.
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Capitol Times Boys Band

Date: April 25 1931
Description: Elevated view of the Capitol Times Boys Band in uniform, with instruments, on stage at the Orpheum Theatre.
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East High School Girl's "M" Club

Date: March 18 1931
Description: Group portrait of the East High School girl's "M" club, with the girls dressed in bloomers uniforms.
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Orchestra on Stage

Date: December 26 1930
Description: Combined RKO and Ross-Hobbs Century Serenaders orchestras on stage at the RKO Orpheum.
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Orchestra on Stage

Date: December 26 1930
Description: Elevated view of the combined RKO and Ross-Hobbs Century Serenaders orchestras with director performing at the RKO Orpheum theater.
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Orchestra on Stage

Date: December 26 1930
Description: Elevated view of the combined RKO and Ross-Hobbs Century Serenaders orchestras and director on stage at the RKO Orpheum theater, with three women performer...
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Orpheum Theatre Stagehands

Date: September 07 1930
Description: Group portrait of Orpheum Theatre stagehands.
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Theater Ushers

Date: September 07 1930
Description: Group portrait of Capitol Theatre and Orpheum Theater ushers.
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Capitol Theatre and Orpheum Theater Ushers

Date: September 07 1930
Description: Group portrait of Capitol Theatre and Orpheum Theater ushers.

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