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University of Kansas. Department of Sociology


Found in 2 Records:

Personal papers of William Staples

Call Number: PP 638

The William Staples collection contains correspondence regarding Staples' employment at the University of Kansas, correspondence and publication agreements with Polity Press, and various records tied to his work as a professor at the University of Kansas.

Dates: April 7, 1980 - September 7, 2019

"Radical Kansas" presentation by Scott G. McNall and James P. Divney

Call Number: RH MS P548
Overview Typed presentation script and 160 slides, which were used to illustrate the narrative "Radical Kansas" by Scott G. McNall and James P. Divney, which was made possible through a Kansas Committee for the Humanities grant. Topics covered in the presentation include the beginnings of Euro-American settlement in Kansas Territory, farming, the 1874 grasshopper plague, railroads and their effect on trade, the rise of populism, William Jennings Bryan, Louis Pio, spiritualism and Prudence...
Dates: 1985?