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Found in 12 Records:

Clippings about Carry Nation

 Collection — Volume 1
Call Number: RH MS D233

A collection of newspaper clippings collected by Watson Library staff from 1901 to 1961 about Carry Nation's career as prohibitionist and member of the W.C.T.U. Included is an article about Mrs. Mary Belle Chappell of Ottawa and great-niece of Carry Nation.

Dates: 1901 - 1961

Clippings collected upon the death of columnist and political commentator Raymond Clapper

 Collection — Volume 1
Call Number: RH MS D223

The collection is a scrapbook of newspaper clippings compiled by the Watson Library staff from various publications in 1944 immediately after the report of Raymond Clapper's death.

Dates: 1944

Clippings regarding John Brown

 Collection — Volume 1-2
Call Number: RH MS E148

abolitionist : clippings / compiled by University of Kansas

Dates: 1936

Commanche: sole survivor of Custer massacre

 Collection — Volume 1
Call Number: RH MS D201

Newspaper Clippings about Comanche, an equine survivor of the Battle of Little Bighorn, collected by the staff of Watson Library, University of Kansas.

Dates: 1928

"Kansas dust storms" (a scrapbook compiled by staff of the University of Kansas Library)

 Collection — Volume 1
Call Number: RH E221

A scrapbook concerning Kansas dust storms, compiled by staff of the University of Kansas Library. Content includes photographs taken by the Stovall Studio of Dodge City, Kansas and clippings from various Kansas community newspapers, mostly from 1935.

Dates: 1913 - 1950

Mounted newspaper clippings regarding Justin Bowersock

 Collection — Volume 1
Call Number: RH MS C73

Justin D. Bowersock, 1842-1922. / [compiled by] Watson Library. -- Lawrence, Kansas: 1950.

Dates: 1950

Newspaper clippings regarding John Haskell

 Collection — Volume 1
Call Number: RH MS E37

John Gideon Haskell / [compiled by] Watson Library. -- Lawrence, Kansas, 1944.

Dates: 1944

Newspaper clippings regarding Quantrill

 Collection — Volume 1-2
Call Number: RH MS E170

Two volumes of mounted newspaper clippings collected by Watson Library staff from numerous publications circa 1863-1963, on the life of William Clark Quantrill and the raid on Lawrence, Kansas, August 21, 1863. Volume one contains newspaper articles on the James brothers, Frank and Jesse and volume two contains articles on survivors and reunions of the Raid on Lawrence

Dates: 1945 - 1952

Personal papers of Carrie Watson

Call Number: PP 116

Carrie Watson was a librarian at the University of Kansas from 1887-1921; the current main library building is named in her honor. This collection contains photographs, genealogies, correspondence, and a manuscript written by Watson.

Dates: 1870 - 1940

Personal papers of Marion W. Kliewer

 Collection — Box 1
Call Number: PP 296

Kliewer worked in the University of Kansas Libraries. This collection consists of copies of articles about the Libraries and correspondence about masters' theses.

Dates: 1970 - 1989

University of Kansas Libraries records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 32
Overview The University of Kansas Library began with the opening of the University in 1866, and was located in several buildings, including Old Fraser and Spooner Hall. The main library found its current location in Watson Library, named in honor of librarian Carrie Watson, in 1924. The University Libraries have since grown into a system of libraries on KU's main, Medical Center, and other satellite campuses. The records of the Libraries include administrative records of the system's many branches,...
Dates: 1866-[ongoing]